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Credit: George Perez The iconic Gerorge Perez and Marv Wolfman reunite on the stage of Chicago’s C2E2 for what promises to be an insightful conversation about their careers and their camraderie. This event comes 40 years after their first pairing in 1979’s Fantastic Four Annual #14, and they plan to talk about that, New Teen
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Credit: New Line Cinema DC’s latest attempt to restore the reputation of the shared DC film universe Shazam! took in an estimated $3.3m in a Saturday preview showing (via BoxOfficeMojo). This tops Aquaman’s preview earnings of $2.9 million. Aquaman went on to open to $68m its first weekend and over $334m overall at the domestic
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Tini Howard Credit: Tini Howard Tini Howard has signed an ‘exclusive’ agreement for Marvel Comics, as announced at the “Women of Marvel” panel at Chicago’s C2E2 2019. For Marvel, Howard is writing the current Age Of Conan: Belit, Queen Of The Black Coast limited series, the Thanos six-issue series beginning in April, and also has
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Credit: Tommy Lee Edwards (DC) Tommy Lee Edwards, John Timms, and Marco Santucci are ready to school you on art for Sunday’s “DC Art Academy” panel at Chicago’s C2E2. The trio, who have all be live-drawing at the con’s artist’s alley, will be organizing in one of the panel rooms upstairs to talk about their
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Credit: Marvel Comics One of the most elusive panels of North American comic conventions is Marvel’s “True Believers” panel. But Newsarama is here at Chicago’s C2E2 and will be reporting live from this panel that is accessible only to Marvel Unlimited Plus membersand Marvel MasterCard cardholders. In this event, Nick Spencer (Amazing Spider-Man), Matthew Rosenberg
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By Ellamourne de Winter, Newsarama Contributor March 24, 2019 08:40am ET Credit: Tana Ford (Marvel Comics) The third day of Chicago’s C2E2 2019 begins with Geeks OUT’s “Drawing Battlelines: Promoting Change Through Comics” panel. Tana Ford, Dan Parent, Robbie Thompson, and Nicole Gitau are scheduled to be here, talking about the historical and modern efforts
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Credit: Jenny Frison (Marvel Comics) Marvel’s popular “Women of Marvel” panel makes a stop at Chicago’s C2E2 2019, and Newsarama is there. Marvel host/producer Judy Stephens will lead a conversation about women in comics, be it characters, creators, and staffers, with panelists including Tini Howard, Jenny Frison, Eve L. Ewing, and Ashley Witter. And as
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Credit: Marvel Comics Marvel Comics’ long-running “Next Big Thing” panel returns to Chicago’s C2E2 – with Editor-in-Chief C.B. Cebulski leading the way. A “major announcement or two” is promised, including the details on Jonathan Hickman’s untitled but probably X-Men-related project coming this July. And as part of Newsarama’s coverage of C2E2, you can follow along
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Credit: Stanley “Artgerm” Lau (DC) DC’s cover artists step up in a Saturday panel at Chicago’s C2E2. Stanley “Artgerm” Lau, Jenny Frisson, Tyler Kirkham, Derrick Chew, Jason Fabok, and Frank Cho are scheduled to be here talking about their numerous covers across the DC line. And as part of Newsarama’s coverage of C2E2, you can
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Credit: Marvel Comics Valkyrie will get her own series spinning out of Marvel’s War of the Realms, as announced during the publisher’s Next Big Thing panel during C2E2 2019.  The series will be co-written by Thor writer Jason Aaron, who will give Valkyrie a spotlight in his long gestating War of the Realms event, and
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Credit: Marc Silvestri (DC) With less than a week until Detective Comics #1000, DC comes to Chicago’s C2E2 to celebrate Batman’s 80th anniversary. Detective Comics series writer Peter Tomasi is scheduled to be here, along with Marc Silvestri, Jason Fabok, George Perez, Marv Wolfman, Chrissie Zullo, and Tom Richmond to discuss all things Dark Knight.
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Credit: Ariel Ries (Lion Forge) Credit: Ariel Ries (Lion Forge) Press Release In conjunction with the Lion Forge panel at C2E2, the publisher of “comics for everyone” announces the collection and publication of Ariel Ries’s beloved webcomic, Witchy! Praised around the internet since its first appearance five years ago, Witchy was nominated for the 2015
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Credit: Dynamite Entertainment RED SONJA: BIRTH OF THE SHE-DEVIL #1 (of 4)Price: $3.99Rating: Teen +Cover A: Lucio ParilloCover B: Sergio DavilaCover C: Cosplay CoverWriter: Luke LiebermanArt: Sergio DavilaGenre: Sword and SorceryFormat: Comic BookPage Count: 32 PagesON SALE DATE: 6/12/2019An early tale of the She-Devil! Explore the early years of the wild and untamed Sonja the
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By Ellamourne de Winter, Newsarama Contributor March 23, 2019 03:10pm ET Credit: Steve Epting (TKO Studios) TKO Studios’ co-founder/writer Tze Chun comes to Chicago’s C2E2 to discuss his unique publishing imprint and plans going forward. With Garth Ennis and Steve Epting’s Sara, Chun and Artyom Trakhanov’s 7 Deadly Sins already out, there’s alot to discuss
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Credit: Mike McKone (Marvel Comics) Marvel Comics’ Editor-in-Chief C.B. Cebulski holds court at Chicago’s C2E2 with this one-man “Manvel Fanfare” panel. The publisher’s description for this panel teases the events of War of the Realms, Amazing Spider-Man‘s “The Hunted,” and even Forbush Man – so no questions barred. And as part of Newsarama’s coverage of
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By Ellamourne de Winter, Newsarama Contributor March 22, 2019 12:55pm ET Credit: Dan Brereton (Valiant Entertainment) Valiant Entertainment and its creators are descending upon Chicago for this year’s “Valiant Uprising” panel at C2E2. Tim Seeley, writer of the just-announced new Bloodshot title, will be joined by Tini Howard (The Forgotten Queen), Alex Paknadel (Incursion), and
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Credit: Arthur Adams (Marvel Comics) With War of the Realms just two weeks away, the full creative team – and Marvel’s Editor-In-Chief – are talking about the event here at C2E2. Jason Aaron, Russell Dauterman, Matthew Wilson, and C.B. Cebulski are scheduled to be here, along with editors Wil Moss and Sarah Brunstad, to talk
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Credit: Ryan Ottley (Marvel Comics) Amazing Spider-Man‘s upcoming “The Hunted” arc gets the spotlight at Chicago’s C2E2 in a unique panel format. This Week In Marvel‘s Ryan Penagos leads a debate tournament-style panel with E-i-C C.B. Cebulski, writer Nick Spencer, and artist Humberto Ramos about Spider-Man, Kraven, and more. And as part of Newsarama’s coverage
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Credit: Marvel Studios Marvel Studios Director of Visual Development and concept artist Andy Park has shared an unused design for Captain Marvel‘s Starforce uniform that differs somewhat from the one that made it into the film, including a different helmet with a visor and without the mohawk pop-up.  Check it out, along with Park’s explanation
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Ravager Credit: DC Comics Chelsea Zhang, best known for her role on Disney Channel’s Andi Mack, has been cast as Rose Wilson/Ravager in DC Universe’s Titans streaming series, as first reported by Deadline. Here’s how Ravager is described for the series: “Daughter of the deadly assassin, Deathstroke, Rose Wilson was forced to undergo the same procedure that
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Credit: Marvel Comics Writer Mark Waid and artists Javier Rodriguez and Alvaro Lopez will tell a definitive version of the History of the Marvel Universe as part of the publisher’s 80th anniversary, as announced at C2E2 2019’s Diamond retailer event. The six issue series will chronicle the “entire history” of Marvel Comics, and will feature
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Credit: Marvel Comics Writer Al Ewing will bring back the Infinity Warps mash-up characters introduced as part of Infinity Wars for a six-part story that will take place across six Annuals, as announced at C2E2 2019’s Diamond retailer event. Each Annual will focus on a specific Infinity Warps character, with Soldier Supreme, Weapon Hex, Arach-Knight, Ghost
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