c2e2 Archives

ECCC Offers Ticket Refunds in Wake of Coronavirus Pullouts
C2E2 took place in subdued circumstances this year, the last of the big comic book conventions to run before shutdown In retrospect it should probably have been cancelled or delayed, as ECCC was a few weeks later But what of 2021? Vaccines are on their way, but shutdowns, social distancing and the curtailing of big[...]
Jim Lee - Not "Ageing Up Characters or Shuffling Them Off" For 5G
While sketching on panel at C2E2 last weekend, DC Publisher Jim Lee asked the crowd 'heard any good rumours lately?' He was initially talking about rumours launched after the departure from DC of publisher Dan DiDio by the likes of Ethan Van Sciver, that AT&T was planning to shutter DC Comics publishing if their upcoming Bleeding[...]
Do Wolverine Toys Have Two Dicks – A Bleeding Cool Investigation
I thought I'd show up at C2E2, lob some softball questions at creators, eat an Italian Beef or five, haunt Artist Alley til I got all the things signed I brought, then head back home again the way I came to Chicago, a stranger to the world of multiple-dicked Canadian superheroes. Clearly, I thought wrong. The weekend[...]
A Brief Conversation with C.B. Cebulski
He had brought the magazine (yes kids, there used to be print magazines that contained previews of upcoming comics as well as reviews of past comics and interviews with creators – they were truly wondrous things that have long since passed from this world) to C2E2 to get signed by Claremont and artist Bob McLeod. Although[...]
Zenesceope's Panel at C2E2 Provided Insights into the Publisher’s Origin Story
The 15 Years of Zenescope panel at C2E2 2020 didn't include any announcements of upcoming books or insights into future projects However, it featured the co-creator of the company Ralph Tedesco and his insights into how the publishing company got its humble beginnings 15 years ago Additionally, the panel featured the Zenescope and Marvel cover[...]
Kyle Higgins to Write New Ultraman Series at Marvel
Marvel announced a new series at their Next Big Thing panel at C2E2 Saturday, and Bleeding Cool Ace Reporter David Pierce was on hand to send us the big news Kyle Higgins will be the writer of a new Ultraman series with Mat Groom and Francesco Manna, launching later this year. Marvel also showed off some[...]
Thor to Have Trouble Getting it Up as Hammerfall Begins in Thor #7
Does the God of Thunder need a blue chew? Marvel is hosting their Next Big Thing panel at C2E2 right now, but it's Thor's current big thing we're concerned about Bleeding Cool Ace Reporter David Pierce is on hand at the panel sending us breaking news, and what you're about to learn about Thor may have[...]
Marvel Plans to Make Readers Vomit with Immortal Hulk #33
Immortal Hulk #33 is hitting stores on March 25th, and while it will be the 750th issue of Hulk in terms of legacy numbering, it's another milestone that caught our ear at the Next Big Thing panel at C2E2 Bleeding Cool Ace Reporter and shoe-in for next year's journalism Eisner David Pierce was on hand[...]
Ta-Nehisi Coates to Leave Black Panther After Issue #25
At the Next Big Thing Panel at C2E2 Saturday, Marvel announced that Black Panther #25 will be writer Ta-Nehisi Coates' final issue on the series It's something we saw coming with the Intergalactic Empire of Wakanda storyline wrapping up, but big news nonetheless Will Marvel bring a new writer on to pick up with Black[...]