Anyone fascinated by the emerging world of digital comics was in for a treat at C2E2, thanks to a panel made up of a group of very diverse, very qualified professionals from the field. The discussion hosted speakers Mark Waid (Co-Founder at Thrillbent), Jen Brazas (creator of the Mystic Revolution webcomic), economics entrepreneur Jordan Plosky […]
ReedPOP stages fan events around the world, and almost every one has a cosplay contest. Those regional winners are then flown to Chicago, to participate in the Crown Championship of Cosplay finals at C2E2. Who won? Here’s the PR: ReedPOP Names Winner of C2E2 Crown Championships of Cosplay Competition March 20, 2016 In Front of a […]
The seventh Chicago Comic & Entertainment Expo, AKA C2E2, was held last weekend in Chicago, and nothing unusual happened. Cosplay was as amazing and varied as last year, and rivals many larger shows. Artist Alley featured a diverse selection of creators, many of them repeat attendees, many of them with long lines all weekend. While there […]
The Chicago Comic & Entertainment Expo, also known as C2E2, is set to begin Friday! If you’ll be attending, here are some helpful hints on how to make your way to the South Building of McCormick Place! (Same place as last year… and probably for the foreseeable future… it’s HUGE.) First, here’s the official link […]
Robbie Thompson first came to prominence in the nerd sphere as a writer on the long-running Supernatural TV series, but recently he jumped into the comics fold. He’s doing no less than three titles in the Spider-Man corner: Silk, Venom: Space Knight and my favorite, the all-ages Spidey. I spoke to Robbie about the transition […]
As in past years, the ReedPOP staff was kind enough to make the entire C2E2 programing list available in a handy text format. You can use their own site to set up a schedule, but this is easy to search. And many great panels, from John Cusack to cosplay how tos to Women of Marvel to the future of Hellboy.
The major convention circuit kicks off next week (!!!) with C2E2 in Chicago, and Valiant is going in in a big way with convention-only exclusives, signings, programming, panels, and the debut of the ARCHER & ARMSTRONG AMERICAN PALE ALE with Arcade Brewery. Some highlights: § TA&A: THE ADVENTURES OF ARCHER & ARMSTRONG #1 C2E2 EXCLUSIVE VARIANT […]