The 2010 Chicago Comics & Entertainment Expo is upon us!
For those of you joining us in the Windy City, bookmark or print this page to keep track of when and where you need to be for all the Marvel panels. Can't make it to C2E2? Don't fret! We're liveblogging each panel and providing links and details for each liveblog below! All Marvel panels will take place in Room E450, so check your maps and we look forward to seeing you there!
Follow along with the live blogs below or visit our C2E2 Liveblog Central to connect to all the live blogs in one spot!
Friday, April 16
4:15 p.m. - 5:15 p.m. Central, Mondo Marvel Panel
From the Avengers to the Fantastic Four, the Ultimate line to the far reaches of the cosmos, answers to every corner of the Marvel U. and more are found here. This amazing panel with Marvel's Editor in Chief Joe Quesada features all-stars Jonathan Hickman (FANTASTIC FOUR), Jeph Loeb (ULTIMATE X), Marjorie Liu (BLACK WIDOW), C.B. Cebulski (NATION X), Christos Gage (AVENGERS: THE INITATIVE), Daniel Way (DEADPOOL), Jim McCann (HAWKEYE & MOCKINGBIRD), Editors Alejandro Arbona, Nathan Cosby and Vice President - Executive Editor Tom Brevoort to field your questions!
Click here for the Mondo Marvel Panel liveblog.
Welcome to the World Premiere of the next blockbuster Marvel Motion Comic--the story that redefined Iron Man for the 21 century--IRON MAN: EXTREMIS! See Warren Ellis & Adi Granov's blockbuster storyline brought to life as never before. Due to the mature content, this is for mature audiences and is a ticketed event. You must be 18 years old or older to attend. Senior Vice President, Development & Planning, Print, Animation and Digital Media, Ruwan Jayatilleke, Senior Vice President, Brand Planning & Communications, Mike Pasciullo, Manager of Sales Communications Arune Singh and Editor-In-Chief, Joe Quesada will be on hand to answer all your questions. To get your free ticket, swing by the Marvel booth (#758) and pick one up before the screening! Then prepare for the experience of a lifetime!
Click here for the IRON MAN: EXTREMIS Motion Comic World Premiere Screening liveblog.
Saturday, April 17
Celebrate the mighty super heroines and the powerhouse female creators & talent working at Marvel today! Join X-Office & Girl Comics editor Jeanine Schaefer, writer Marjorie Liu (DARK WOLVERINE), Colleen Coover (GIRL COMICS) and Assistant Editor Lauren Sankovitch as they talk about their favorite women on and off the pages, answer your questions, and provide insight on what it takes to work in comics today.
Click here for the Women of Marvel Panel liveblog.
1:15 p.m. - 2:15 p.m. Central, Breaking Into Comics the Marvel Way
Welcome to the House of Ideas, where the doors have never been more open to new talent than today! Talent Liaison C.B. Cebulski is joined by special guests Jeph Loeb (HULK), Jonathan Hickman (FANTASTIC FOUR), Fred Van Lente (AMAZING SPIDER-MAN), Tom Brevoort, Daniel Way (WOLVERINE ORIGINS) and Mike Pasciullo to talk about what it takes to make yours Marvel as a profession, from writer to artist to editor and more! Do you have what it takes? Come find out!!
Click here for the Breaking Into Comics the Marvel Way Panel liveblog.
Marvel Animation producer Josh Fine and Chief Creative Officer Joe Quesada will discuss future Marvel Animation shows, including "Avengers: Earth's Mightiest Heroes" and "The Super Hero Squad Show" season 2. They will uncover never before seen imagery, discuss new and exciting information from the shows and answer questions from the audience.
Click here for the Marvel Animation Panel liveblog.
The can't-miss, no-holds-barred panel that everyone will be talking about! This is YOUR time with Marvel's Editor in Chief, Joe Quesada, as he takes on any and all of your questions. Everything is fair game! And if that weren't enough, Chicago, he's bringing some famous friends along with him--Jeph Loeb (NEW ULTIMATES), Vice President - Executive Editor Tom Brevoort and C.B. Cebulski--surprise guests to deliver some jaw-dropping-and BLOODY good-announcements, including what Joe Q. himself is working on next! This is the one panel where anything can-and WILL-happen!
Click here for the Cup O' Joe Panel liveblog.
Sunday, April 18
One by one, the smarter they are, the harder they fall and the bigger they are, the harder they smash. FALL OF THE HULKS is ending, and WAR OF THE HULKS is just starting. Join the TRUE Intellegencia--Jeph Loeb (HULK), Greg Pak(INCREDIBLE HULK), Fred Van Lente (IRON MAN LEGACY) and editor Nathan Cosby--the team behind the Hulk event of the decade, as they smash your puny questions and drop some surprises that will rock C2E2 to its foundation!
Click here for the Hulks Smash Panel liveblog.
The X-Men have survived Necrosha, built a Nation, created Utopia, and brought back Kitty Pryde, but there's no time for celebration... it's time to prepare for the final chapter! Join men behind the mutants--Daniel Way (DEADPOOL), Marjorie Liu (DARK WOLVERINE), Peter David (X-FACTOR), X-Editor Jeanine Schaefer and C.B. Cebulski for the dish on "Second Coming" and how it wraps up 3 years of stories and sets the stage for the next decade...and beyond!
Click here for the X-Men liveblog.
C2E2 will be one heck of a convention True Believers! So, do yourself a favor, head on over to the Lakeside Center at McCormick Place, April 16-18. You really don't want to miss out on the fantastic line up of superstar talent, exciting panels, and loads of top secret information that Marvel will be dishing up at C2E2!
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