Scott Snyder & Frank Cho Are Coming to C2E2

Lance FenstermanC2E2 What’s poppin’ Chicagoans? Last night I dreamt of Batman fighting The Hulk, Jana the Jungle Girl swinging above my head in the trees and came face to face with The Swamp Thing. Why are these characters popping up during my nightly catnap? I just couldn’t get the amazing work that our newest Comic…

Launch of the Occupy Chicago Rebel Arts Collective

Occupy Chicago Press Office Occupy Chicago’s Arts and Recreation Committee and the Occupy Chicago Rebel Arts Collective (OCRAC) host the Collective’s launch event—a curated multimedia arts event built around the work of artists working for change. The event will include live music, spoken word & poetry, a theatrical workshop and performance, a political art gallery,…

Game Trailer – Mass Effect 3

We just saw this trailer for Mass Effect 3 thanks to Dark Horse Comics. And while our editor isn’t that much of a third-person-shooter player, he does know cool stuff when he sees it. And this trailer definitely qualifies. Take a look at tell us what you think. A gameplay demo is after the jump.…

Video – “Iron Sky” trailer

God help us, we’re actually kinda looking forward to this. Our editor has a weakness for cheese sci fi war movies. Any disaster movie really. Even with the Sarah Palin wannabee as the the president. Take a look and tell us what you think. And a couple of the teasers. by

Adam Levin & Tim Kinsella read at Quimby’s 3/13

Quimby’s Books Adam Levin (The Instructions) Reads from Hot Pink with Tim Kinsella, author of The Karaoke Singers Guide to Self Defense Adam Levin’s debut novel The Instructions was one of the most buzzed-about books of 2010, a sprawling universe of “death-defying sentences, manic wit, exciting provocations and simple human warmth” (Rolling Stone). Now, in…

Video – Intro to John Carter

This video came out earlier this week, but through Disney’s UK subsidiary. Luckily, through the miracle of the internet, we can still watch it here. We don’t know the books here, but we have to admit, the movie is looking pretty cool so far. Post in the comments if you’re planning to see it. by

Marvel Is Coming to C2E2

Lance FenstermanC2E2 TGIF Chicago! C2E2 is getting bigger every day and we just can’t hold back all of the awesomeness that we have in store for you! We decided to hit you with a special Friday edition of the newsletter and we’ve got some more big Guest Announcements to round out your week! How often…