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  • Image for C2E2 2021 | Tis the Season: Hack the Holidays (and Save Your Sanity)!
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    C2E2 2021 | Tis the Season: Hack the Holidays (and Save Your Sanity)!

    Join us for holiday clips — and transformative tips — to mobilize your mental health!

    By Metaverse team
  • Image for C2E2 2021 | Metal Gear Solid: A Q&A With David Hayter and Christopher Randolph
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    C2E2 2021 | Metal Gear Solid: A Q&A With David Hayter and Christopher Randolph

    The cast of one of the most iconic video games of all time is hitting the Windy City!

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  • Image for C2E2 2021 | Garth Ennis Spotlight
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    C2E2 2021 | Garth Ennis Spotlight

    Creator of The Boys, Preacher and so much more! With genre-defining runs on books like Punisher, Hellblazer, and Hitman, Garth Ennis has done it all. And he's coming to C2E2! Don't miss this spotlight panel as Ennis talks about his creations and discusses his iconic comics career!

    By Metaverse team
  • Image for C2E2 2021 | Cosplay Central Showcase at C2E2
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    C2E2 2021 | Cosplay Central Showcase at C2E2

    The Cosplay Showcase is where fans and cosplayers can showcase their craftsmanship in style. This event is open to all cosplayers and is an opportunity for fans of all levels to strut their stuff in their hand made costumes on the main stage. The Cosplay Showcase will take place on Sunday. There are prizes (for over 18s only) but cosplayers are free to take part just for fun if they do not wish to be judged. Family Groups and Juniors (13-17) are welcome to take part.

    By Metaverse team
  • Image for C2E2 2021 | Giancarlo Esposito Spotlight
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    C2E2 2021 | Giancarlo Esposito Spotlight

    Giancarlo Esposito is taking the Windy City by storm! That's right, he's making his way to the C2E2 main stage to talk about his incredible career and most memorable roles. From Breaking Bad to The Boys to The Mandalorian, Giancarlo will be on hand to answer your questions! Don't miss it!

    By Metaverse team
  • Image for C2E2 2021 | Q&A with your Anime Faves
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    C2E2 2021 | Q&A with your Anime Faves

    Join some of your favorite anime voice actors from shows like Dr. Stone, Sailor Moon, My Hero Academia, Boruto, and more as they discuss their time voicing iconic characters and answering fan questions! Featuring Cristina Vee, Amanda C. Miller, Justin Briner, and Kristen McGuire.

    By Metaverse team
  • Image for C2E2 2021 | Competing in Cosplay
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    C2E2 2021 | Competing in Cosplay

    Ever wonder what it takes to compete and win a cosplay competition? In this panel, you'll learn the ins and outs of competing in costume. Learn how to prepare, what to expect, and even how to take home the gold!

    By Metaverse team
  • Image for C2E2 2021 | Muck It Up: Intro to finishing distressing and aging techniques
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    C2E2 2021 | Muck It Up: Intro to finishing distressing and aging techniques

    Looking to add that extra bit of realism to your prop or armor and not sure where to start? We will go over techniques on how to prep and finish your prop and then basic acrylic and oil paint washes highlighting and lowlighting techniques airbrushing battle damage rusting and more! At the end of this, you will be armed to sufficiently muck up your clean work to better bring out its realism!

    By Metaverse team
  • Image for C2E2 2021 |  Ming Chen & Jeremy Wein: How to Conquer The World by Starting a Podcast (and Maybe Get Your Own TV Show)
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    C2E2 2021 | Ming Chen & Jeremy Wein: How to Conquer The World by Starting a Podcast (and Maybe Get Your Own TV Show)

    Jeremy Wein founded and ran the New York City Podcast Festival for six years. Ming Chen runs Podcast Studio "A Shared Universe" and was on a little show named Comic Book Men. Join them for a discussion and Q&A about the world of podcasting, and how to take over that world with YOUR podcast. If you ask a good enough question you might even get a prize (that prize may or may not have anything to do with podcasting).

    By Metaverse team
  • Image for C2E2 2021 | Caped Crusaders: Creators Talk About Crime Alleys and Dark Knights
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    C2E2 2021 | Caped Crusaders: Creators Talk About Crime Alleys and Dark Knights

    From dark alleys to devious villains, these creators have seen it all. Hear from a panel of experts as they dive into the Caped Crusader himself and discuss tales of the Dark Knight and his immense supporting cast. Featuring Stephanie Phillips (Harley Quinn), Tim Seeley (Nightwing), Joelle Jones (Batman, Catwoman), and Brian Azzarello (Batman: Damned) .

    By Metaverse team
  • Image for C2E2 2021 | From Sidekick to Superstar The Transformation of a Harlequin
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    C2E2 2021 | From Sidekick to Superstar The Transformation of a Harlequin

    From sidekick to one of the most popular characters in the world, this panel will chronicle the hijinks and shenanigans of one of comics' greatest leading ladies. Hear from the creators behind the baseball bat as they go deep into Harley's psyche and break down what makes her so compelling. Featuring Stephanie Phillips (Harley Quinn), Kami Garcia (Joker/Harley: Criminal Insanity), Marco Failla (Harley Quinn), Jimmy Palmiotti, and Amanda Conner (Harley Quinn)

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  • Image for C2E2 2021 | Attack on Titan Cast Q&A
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    C2E2 2021 | Attack on Titan Cast Q&A

    Calling all Attack on Titan fans! You will not want to miss this panel as Trina Nishimura (Mikasa Ackermann), Clifford Chapin (Conny Springer) and David Matranga (Bertholdt Hoover) take the stage to discuss their time on the massively popular anime series and answer questions from fans!

    By Metaverse team
  • Image for C2E2 2021 | Gender Bending Cosplays: Discussion and How To
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    C2E2 2021 | Gender Bending Cosplays: Discussion and How To

    This is the cosplay you are looking for. Ever feel like you want to cosplay a character but are not sure how to flip or remove the gender? More now than ever cosplayers can create cosplays that are androgynous or not the original gender of the character but sometimes it's hard to get creative. Come discuss and learn more about how to transform characters with cosplayers Emily Marxer Julie Aubry and Ryan Farrell. They have been reimagining traditional characters for over 10 years and are here with a safe space to discuss how to break free from gender norms and create a cosplay that reflects your dreams.

    By Metaverse team
  • Image for C2E2 2021 | The Best Little Comic Channel on YouTube (Virtual Screening)
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    C2E2 2021 | The Best Little Comic Channel on YouTube (Virtual Screening)

    The crew of the YouTube channel ComicPop is here to bring you an uproarious hour of jokes commentary Q&A and giveaways! Join Sal Tiffany Ben and Ethan as they share their thoughts on your favorite superheroes in the comic book industry and a lot more in between.

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  • Image for C2E2 2021 | Chicago's Ghostly Urban Legends
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    C2E2 2021 | Chicago's Ghostly Urban Legends

    Join Chicago comic creator Scott Larson ( Visitations 1000 Ways To Die) and paranormal podcasters Patrick Harrington & Rebecca Rivers ( The Ghostly Podcast) as they discuss some of the Windy City's spookiest urban legendsVisitations is the history Of Chicago as seen through the eyes of the residents of the city's oldest cemetery.

    By Metaverse team
  • Image for C2E2 2021 | Putting Butts in Seats: From Wrestling to Comics with Tony Schiavone!
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    C2E2 2021 | Putting Butts in Seats: From Wrestling to Comics with Tony Schiavone!

    From Jim Crockett Promotions to All Elite Wrestling legendary wrestling announcer Tony Schiavone has called matches for almost every major promotion in the United States… and now he’s also co-written a graphic novel telling the story of his life in comics! Join Tony and the team behind the new graphic novel BUTTS IN SEATS: THE TONY SCHIAVONE STORY for this engaging panel session!

    By Metaverse team
  • Image for C2E2 2021 | Ross Marquand Spotlight
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    C2E2 2021 | Ross Marquand Spotlight

    An accomplished actor and impressionist, Ross Marquand has done it all. From tangling with the Avengers as The Red Skull to fighting hordes of zombies in The Walking Dead. And he's coming to C2E2! Don't miss this exciting spotlight panel where Ross will discuss his incomparable career and answer questions from fans!

    By Metaverse team
  • Image for C2E2 2021 |  SHEPROP! HAS YOUR BACK: Supporting women, trans and non-binary cosplayers in a creative world
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    C2E2 2021 | SHEPROP! HAS YOUR BACK: Supporting women, trans and non-binary cosplayers in a creative world

    Women Trans and nonbinary cosplayers can face unique challenges when looking for help. Body shaming self-esteem ability shaming slut shaming and misogyny can be barriers to getting the help and support we need. The SheProp! Community is here to help. Our panelists of experienced cosplayers are ready to answer your questions whether they are about creating a costume or surviving and thriving in the cosplay community. Come and join the discussion about why SheProp! has quickly become a vital presence for women trans and non-binary makers providing a space for accessible support & encouragement for costume designers SFX artists cosplayers and more at all skill levels.

    By Metaverse team
  • Image for C2E2 2021 | Salute to Supernatural - A Retrospective on 15 Years of Saving People Hunting Things and the Family Business
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    C2E2 2021 | Salute to Supernatural - A Retrospective on 15 Years of Saving People Hunting Things and the Family Business

    In 15 years Supernatural went from a cult WB show to holding the record for the longest-running American sci-fi/fantasy TV program. 2020 may have marked the end of the Winchesters' story but the fans continue to celebrate the legacy the show left behind. So gas up the 1967 Chevy Impala for one last ride as we dissect the series finale dive into 327 episodes worth of Sam and Dean shenanigans and discuss the cultural - and personal - impact of this hit CW program.

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  • Image for C2E2 2021 | Writing In Someone Else's Universe
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    C2E2 2021 | Writing In Someone Else's Universe

    What is it like to write for established characters? What sorts of rules do writers have to abide by when playing in someone else's sandbox? Join a panel of writers including Charles Soule (Star Wars, Marvel), Delilah S. Dawson (Star Wars), Kyle Higgins (Mighty Morphin Power Rangers, DC Comics) and Amy Chu (Red Sonja) as they talk about what it's like to leave their mark on established comic universes and galaxies far, far away.

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  • Image for C2E2 2021 |  Z2 Comics Presents: When Music and Comics Collide
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    C2E2 2021 | Z2 Comics Presents: When Music and Comics Collide

    For the past four years, Z2 Comics has merged the mediums of comics and music to make graphic novels you can hear—transforming the songs of bands including Ice Nine Kills, Czarface, and The Doors into panels and word balloons. Witness the trans-disciplinarian journey to music-fueled comics with a panel shared between musicians, writers, and artists (and those who shift between those roles). Join Chris Miskiewicz (Grateful Dead-Origins, This Is Where We Fall), Phillip Sevvy (Ice Nine Kills: Inked in Blood), and Helen Mullane (Graham Coxon - Superstate) as they discuss the process of transforming melodies into comic book mythologies.

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  • Image for C2E2 2021 | C2E2 Charity Art Auction to Benefit St. Jude Children's Hospital
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    C2E2 2021 | C2E2 Charity Art Auction to Benefit St. Jude Children's Hospital

    **Over $20,000 raised! Thank you!** The C2E2 Charity Art Auction benefits St. Jude Children's Research Hospital. St. Jude Children's Research Hospital is internationally recognized for its pioneering research and treatment of children with cancer and other catastrophic diseases. Included in that vision is that no child is denied treatment based on race, religion, or a family's ability to pay. Your participation in this event will help support lifesaving research and treatment for the children of St. Jude. Come down and bid with other art enthusiasts for the chance to own a piece of original art from some of your favorite creators, all for a good cause! Have Fun. Get Art. Save Lives.

    By Metaverse team
  • Image for C2E2 2021 | WTF Japan (18+)
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    C2E2 2021 | WTF Japan (18+)

    So we have another panel that showcases some of the perverted stuff to come out of Japan…video of a girl being thrown into the crotch of a full-grown man dressed in BDSM leather, sexually charged commercials, and footage of used panties you can get in vending machines. Well, this panel makes “all of that” look like a Care Bears special on the Disney Channel!! We are going to show you everything Japan has to offer in this panel…but don’t say we didn’t warn you. You’re literally going to be shouting “WTF Japan” more than once. PS: If you see people storming out, that’s a good sign to enter for the good stuff!

    By Metaverse team
  • Image for C2E2 2021 | Introduction to 3D Printing for Props, Cosplay, and more!
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    C2E2 2021 | Introduction to 3D Printing for Props, Cosplay, and more!

    Interested in learning how to use 3D printing to make awesome props and parts for cosplay, or just in general? Come join Rocket Props, HDC, and Props to History to learn how to get started in this amazing and affordable technology. Learn the difference between FFF/FDM, SLA/mSLA, Resin, and Filaments! We will be discussing printing technology, introductory printers, easy-to-learn software, model resources, and more! In addition, we will be giving you a list of tips and tricks that we have learned the hard way, so that you don't have to! Making something from your favorite fandom is not far out of your grasp.

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  • Image for C2E2 2021 | The Nacelle Company Presents: Boldly Going Forward...in Pop-Culture!
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    C2E2 2021 | The Nacelle Company Presents: Boldly Going Forward...in Pop-Culture!

    You know the Nacelle Company for producing such hit series as The Toys That Made Us and The Movies That Made Us on Netflix Behind the Attraction on Disney+ A Toy Store Near You on Amazon Prime and The Center Seat on History Channel! But the Nacelle Team is just getting started! Join them as they provide a look at how the shows you love came together as well as a preview of what's ahead; including the rebirth of Robo Force, Power Lords, Silverhawks, Marx Toys, and more (comics, toys, podcasts..!) Don't miss it!

    By Metaverse team
  • Image for C2E2 2021 | Maxwell Jenkins Spotlight
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    C2E2 2021 | Maxwell Jenkins Spotlight

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  • Image for C2E2 2021 | Jackbox Games and Friends
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    C2E2 2021 | Jackbox Games and Friends

    The party games panel you know and love is back and better than ever! This year, Jackbox Games (jackboxgames.com) will be joined by elite panelists and maybe a game writer or two to play through brand new hits from The Jackbox Party Pack 8. Panel audience members will be able to play along with the panelists and influence the outcome of the games using their mobile device! Don't miss this hour of chaos and hilarity!

    By Metaverse team
  • Image for C2E2 2021 |  Genshin Impact Spotlight
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    C2E2 2021 | Genshin Impact Spotlight

    Featuring Zach Aguilar (Aether) and Cristina Vee (Bennet, Xingqiu) this voice actor Q/A will give a glimpse into how some of our favorite Anime voice actors have translated their skills into their roles within the world of Teyvat. Learn about how they prep for their roles, their thoughts on the latest updates, and what they're most looking forward to in version 2.3.

    By Metaverse team
  • Image for C2E2 2021 | Movies Everyone Disagrees with You On
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    C2E2 2021 | Movies Everyone Disagrees with You On

    Doug Walker (Nostalgia Critic) and Brad Jones (Cinema Snob) want to hear what movies you have unique feelings about. Have you ever had that movie you love but everyone else hates or that movie you hate but everyone else loves? Well now's your chance to make your voice heard! Join us in discussing what and why certain films get more attention than others and see if your movie is celebrated or despised as much as you think!

    By Metaverse team
  • Image for C2E2 2021 | Sketch Battle: Jay Fosgitt vs. K Lynn Smith vs. Dan Dougherty
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    C2E2 2021 | Sketch Battle: Jay Fosgitt vs. K Lynn Smith vs. Dan Dougherty

    The Human Torch eating ice cream? Batman crossed with Super Mario?? The possibilities are endless! We’re hosting a Sketch Duel between Dan Dougherty, K. Lynn Smith, and Jay Fosgitt. You can watch these artists draw quick sketches of characters from audience suggestions (including your wacky ideas!) and discuss their work with the audience. Be sure to stay through to the end as these sketches are given away to the audience members! En Guarde!

    By Metaverse team
  • Image for C2E2 2021 | All Elite Wrestling Invades C2E2!
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    C2E2 2021 | All Elite Wrestling Invades C2E2!

    Join the stars of All Elite Wrestling as they return to Chicago and take the stage at C2E2 once again for a ringside view of their wildly popular wrestling shows airing weekly on TNT.

    By Metaverse team
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    C2E2 2021 | The C2E2 Cosplay Celebration

    At this special edition of C2E2, we will be hosting a fantastic competition of cosplay craftmanship on Saturday on the Main Stage. Open to over 18s, groups or solo entries with incredible handcrafted costumes will have their costume construction closely inspected by our judges, before they take to the stage to show off their creations and compete for a prize in this special celebration of cosplay craftsmanship.

    By Metaverse team
  • Image for C2E2 2021 | Modern Horror: Where We Are & Where We're Headed (Virtual Screening)
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    C2E2 2021 | Modern Horror: Where We Are & Where We're Headed (Virtual Screening)

    Iconic creatives behind some of the most iconic horror films and/or franchises discuss their thoughts on the horror genre: how it operates currently as a genre and where they see it going. The panel will include individuals who are currently shaping the horror genre at all levels of the filmmaking process: Jeffrey Reddick (creator/producer - FINAL DESTINATION Franchise) Eduardo Sanchez (co-director - THE BLAIR WITCH PROJECT; director - EXISTS; anthology director - V/H/S 2) & horror mainstay actor Bill Oberst Jr.

    By Metaverse team
  • Image for C2E2 2021 | Cursed Commercials from Around the World
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    C2E2 2021 | Cursed Commercials from Around the World

    Nerds Know has just one question about these commercials. Who in their right might thought they were a good idea!?!? We have gathered the most bizarre commercials from around the world and need your help to figure them out! They are weird. They are crude. They just might be banned.

    By Metaverse team
  • Image for C2E2 2021 | Joker: Inside the Mind and the Mystery
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    C2E2 2021 | Joker: Inside the Mind and the Mystery

    He is one of the most iconic villain characters in all of fiction. But what makes him tick? Hear from a panel of creators who've gotten inside the head of The Joker as they go down the rabbit hole on what makes him such an interesting character. Featuring Kami Garcia (Joker/Harley: Criminal Insanity), Stuart Sayger (Joker: Year of the Villain), Jason Badower (Joker/Harley: Criminal Insanity), and Brian Azzarello (Joker).

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  • Image for C2E2 2021 | 8-Bit Wave Video Game and Anime Concert
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    C2E2 2021 | 8-Bit Wave Video Game and Anime Concert

    Experience 8 Bit Wave! A LIVE band performing your favorite video game and anime music on stage! Relive the nostalgia in this incredibly immersive experience all synced to gameplay and anime scenes shown on screen. This performance features music from Super Smash Bros, Demon Slayer, Mario kart, The Legend of Zelda, and the Dragonball series.

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  • Image for C2E2 2021 | Let's Get Lit: Into to Electronics and Lighting for Cosplay
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    C2E2 2021 | Let's Get Lit: Into to Electronics and Lighting for Cosplay

    Have you ever wanted to give the static part of your costume that extra little breath of life to help bring your fantasy into reality? In this panel, we go over the basics of electronics and components from soldering resistors L.E.D's and other light sources switch power sources and more advanced techniques like adding smoke effects blinking and fading L.E.D's and some basic Arduino and light array work. We will then talk about ways you can implement everything into your project!

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  • Image for C2E2 2021 | PROP SHOP TALK WITH THE WOMEN OF SHEPROP!
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    C2E2 2021 | PROP SHOP TALK WITH THE WOMEN OF SHEPROP!

    Can you walk that prop AND talk that shop but feel like an outsider in many of the maker forums? We do too! Join members of SheProp! the prop-making forum for women trans and non-binary artists and creators as we answer all of your cosplay and prop-making questions free of judgment and criticism. Our expert panelists have a wide range of skills that can help you get your cosplay to the next level. Come and join the discussion about why SheProp! has quickly become a vital presence within the cosplay community providing a space for accessible support & encouragement for women prop-makers costume designers SFX artists cosplayers and more at all skill levels.

    By Metaverse team
  • Image for C2E2 2021 | A conversation with Chris Witaske, co-creator of Netflix's CHICAGO PARTY AUNT
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    C2E2 2021 | A conversation with Chris Witaske, co-creator of Netflix's CHICAGO PARTY AUNT

    A conversation with Chris Witaske, co-creator, executive producer and writer of the new animated Netflix series CHICAGO PARTY AUNT, inspired by his infamous Twitter account of the same name.

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  • Image for C2E2 2021 | Timothy Zahn Spotlight
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    C2E2 2021 | Timothy Zahn Spotlight

    Best known for his iconic Star Wars novels and the creation of the wildly popular character of Grand Admiral Thrawn, Timothy Zahn is making his return to Chicago! Be there as he discusses his previous works as well as his most recent release, Star Wars Thrawn Ascendancy Book III: Lesser Evil

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  • Image for C2E2 2021 | Amanda C. Miller Spotlight
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    C2E2 2021 | Amanda C. Miller Spotlight

    Known for her voice-dubbing roles as Makoto Kino/Sailor Jupiter, in the Viz Media re-dub of Sailor Moon series and as Boruto Uzumaki in Boruto, join Amanda C. Miller in an exclusive spotlight panel.

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  • Image for C2E2 2021 |  Headlocked: Wrestling and Comics Collide
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    C2E2 2021 | Headlocked: Wrestling and Comics Collide

    Discover the groundbreaking comic that's taken the wrestling world by storm. Headlocked Comics is out to change the way you look at wrestling by using actual professional wrestlers as comic book creators! Nick Hausman (Wrestling Inc) leads a discussion with series creator Michael Kingston (Headlocked, WWE), cover artist & WWE Hall of Famer, Jerry The King" Lawler

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  • Image for C2E2 2021 | Rob Liefeld Celebrates 30th Anniversary of Deadpool and X-Force Panel
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    C2E2 2021 | Rob Liefeld Celebrates 30th Anniversary of Deadpool and X-Force Panel

    Join comic book legend, Rob Liefeld, for a celebration of 30 years of his biggest creations - Marvel's Merc with a Mouth, Deadpool, and X-Force. X-FORCE #1 was a blockbuster success, selling over 5 million copies to become one of the best-selling single issues in Marvel Comics history back in 1991. See artwork and hear never before told stories direct from the man himself. Just like Deadpool, you never know what he might say!

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  • Image for C2E2 2021 | Live-Action Anime Adaptations: Golden Age or Apocalypse?
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    C2E2 2021 | Live-Action Anime Adaptations: Golden Age or Apocalypse?

    Join AnimeChicago’s discussion on the best and worst of live-action anime titles. We’ll cover Cowboy Bebop, the upcoming One Piece adaptation, past blockbuster films like Alita, Ghost in the Shell, and Speed Racer, and critical production differences between Western and Japanese live-action.

    By Metaverse team
  • Image for C2E2 2021 | Twisted Toonz Presents: Planes, Trains and Automobiles
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    C2E2 2021 | Twisted Toonz Presents: Planes, Trains and Automobiles

    Twisted Toonz makes its triumphant return to C2E2! You do NOT want to miss this famous live script reading of a movie you know read in a hysterical new way by an all-star voice supercast! Join the all-star cast of Jim Cummings, David Hayter, Eric Vale, and Ross Marquand for a hilarious live reading of "Planes, Trains and Automobiles”. Twisted Toonz events are always packed, so come early to grab your seat. We'll see you there!

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  • Image for C2E2 2021 | Aikido and Iaido Demonstration
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    C2E2 2021 | Aikido and Iaido Demonstration

    Learn about the traditional Japanese martial art of Aikido (the Way of Harmony) and Iaido (art of drawing the sword)- with the Aikido Association of America and Mugai Ryu Iai Hyodo presented by the Japanese Culture Center.

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  • Image for C2E2 2021 | Pro Wrestling Trivia Madness
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    C2E2 2021 | Pro Wrestling Trivia Madness

    Prepare for the trivia challenge of a lifetime with 30 questions centered around the sport of kings: pro wrestling. Come win some top-notch prizes you can only get when you participate in Pro Wrestling Trivia Madness.

    By Metaverse team
  • Image for C2E2 2021 | Dr. Stone Cast Spotlight and Q+A
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    C2E2 2021 | Dr. Stone Cast Spotlight and Q+A

    Return to the Stone world with the cast in this all-telling Q&A. Featuring Clifford Chapin, Justin Briner, Kristen McGuire, and Ricco Fajardo.

    By Metaverse team
  • Image for C2E2 2021 | Saturday Morning Cartoons
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    C2E2 2021 | Saturday Morning Cartoons

    Remember back in the day when the only thing needed to wake up were some good cartoons? Well Nerds Know does! Come join us for an hour of nostalgia as we watch some of the greatest shows in 90s cartoon history. Oh and don't worry, we didn't forget the commercials!

    By Metaverse team
  • Image for C2E2 2021 | Mortal Kombat: Behind The Kombat
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    C2E2 2021 | Mortal Kombat: Behind The Kombat

    Back by popular demand! Join the actors of the original Mortal Kombat 1 and 2 video game as they share some of the secrets of the making of the beloved fighting game franchise.

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  • Image for C2E2 2021 | Twilight Cast Q&A
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    C2E2 2021 | Twilight Cast Q&A

    Calling all Twihards! The cast of the global phenomenon Twilight are making their way to the Windy City! Be there as three of the Cullens – Ashley Greene (Alice), Jackson Rathbone (Jasper) and Kellan Lutz (Emmett) hit the stage exclusively at C2E2 to look back on their time with the blockbuster franchise and answer questions from fans!

    By Metaverse team
  • Image for C2E2 2021 | Cosplaying While Black- Chicago
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    C2E2 2021 | Cosplaying While Black- Chicago

    This panel discusses the struggles and triumphs of a POC (person of color) cosplayer. We explore many topics such as race identity in the community brown/black face controversy in the community and discuss ways to speak encouragement into the community making it more comfortable for future POC and NON-POC cosplayers. THIS PANEL IS FOR ALL COSPLAYERS AND NON COSPLAYERS both POC AND NON-POC. If you are willing to be educated we are willing to pass on the knowledge.

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  • Image for C2E2 2021 |  Mighty Morphin' Power Rangers Cast Q&A
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    C2E2 2021 | Mighty Morphin' Power Rangers Cast Q&A

    It's Morphin Time in Chicago! Four members of the original Mighty Morphin Power Rangers cast will be at this year's C2E2 and they want to see you at this can't-miss panel. Be there as Walter Jones (Zack Talyor), Karan Ashley (Aisha Campbell), Jason Narvy (Skull), and Paul Schrier (Bulk) hit the stage to discuss their time on the cultural phenomenon of a show and answer questions your questions!

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  • Image for C2E2 2021 | Breaking Into Comics and Staying In
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    C2E2 2021 | Breaking Into Comics and Staying In

    Your dream is to make comics; you're willing to do the work but the industry is tough to crack into. This is an INVALUABLE guide to breaking in! Join Comics Experience founder Andy Schmidt (Marvel IDW) and more as they break down the walls & offer practical advice that will jumpstart your comics career! This panel will serve you well in your pursuit of finally achieving your dream!

    By Metaverse team
  • Image for C2E2 2021 | Podlander Drunkcast: an Outlander Podcast Live (*cough* and filthy) fanfic!
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    C2E2 2021 | Podlander Drunkcast: an Outlander Podcast Live (*cough* and filthy) fanfic!

    One of the world's most popular/profane Outlander podcasts returns to its most ludicrous format: The composition of live fanfic as guided by the audience and dolled up by their own prodigiously weird minds. Not recommended for kids unless you're super cool about your kids swearing and talking about doin' it. The accents will be bad the sex plentiful and the singing completely unnecessary. So you know the usual.

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  • Image for C2E2 2021 | Waifu Madness
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    C2E2 2021 | Waifu Madness

    Join the men and women of culture at Nerds Know as we answer the ultimate question: WHO IS THE ULTIMATE WAIFU!?!? Tears shall be shed and hearts will be broken in this heated bracket competition! No one is safe in this tournament of waifu champions!

    By Metaverse team
  • Image for C2E2 2021 | 8-Bit Wave: Video Game and Anime Concert!
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    C2E2 2021 | 8-Bit Wave: Video Game and Anime Concert!

    Experience 8 Bit Wave! A LIVE band performing your favorite video game and anime music on stage! Relive the nostalgia in this incredibly immersive experience all synced to gameplay and anime scenes shown on screen. This performance features music from Kingdom Hearts 3, Mortal Kombat, Street Fighter, Punch Out, Cowboy Bebop, Donkey Kong, and One Piece. Check out different music at the next show!

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  • Image for C2E2 2021 | Your Childhood Ruined: Dirty Cartoon Moments
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    C2E2 2021 | Your Childhood Ruined: Dirty Cartoon Moments

    Do you remember that one scene in your favorite cartoon as a child that had your big brother or sister cracking up but had you scratching your head? Well we remember all of those moments and plan to ruin your childhood! That's right, we are going relive all of those precious moments with you and shatter all your warm fuzzy memories of what you thought was an innocent cartoon!

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  • Image for C2E2 2021 |  Taking the next step forward, the Russo Brothers AGBO is creating new universes with original IP for global audiences [Virtual Screening]
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    C2E2 2021 | Taking the next step forward, the Russo Brothers AGBO is creating new universes with original IP for global audiences [Virtual Screening]

    AGBO, founded by the Russo Brothers and Mike Larocca, puts a focus on global storytelling with expansive worldbuilding. The panel will be a conversation with AGBO leads Mike Larocca, Albert Kim, and Kassee Whiting, on their strategies for building new universes of IP for global audiences and highlighting past AGBO projects such as Netflix’s EXTRACTION, as well as their upcoming projects.

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  • Image for C2E2 2021 |  Unnecessary Debates (Virtual Screening)
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    C2E2 2021 | Unnecessary Debates (Virtual Screening)

    Have you ever wanted to hear funny people debate topics you thought should never be debated? Join exciting guests for this unforgettable geek showdown! (Really you may never be able to forget it…) They will debate unimportant questions like: Who wore it better - Gollum or Tarzan? Who has better hair - Krillin or Aang? Come and learn something you never wanted to know!

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  • Image for C2E2 2021 | Practical Cloning: Intro to Mold Making and Resin
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    C2E2 2021 | Practical Cloning: Intro to Mold Making and Resin

    Looking to get into molding and casting 3d prints or sculpted items and not sure where to start? We will go over basic methods and materials for mold making and casting, tools used to improve your molds and touch on some multi-part mold information. We will also go over different applications to put your newfound knowledge to use!

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  • Image for C2E2 2021 | Passion to Profession – Your Skills Pay Bills!
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    C2E2 2021 | Passion to Profession – Your Skills Pay Bills!

    Looking for a career you enjoy? Tired of hiding your cosplay, blog, or other fan projects from employers? We at AnimeChicago have been there and can help! Learn how to map your hobbies to valuable business skills, overcome common job market fears, and find work you love.

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  • Image for C2E2 2021 | Celebrating 80 Years of Amazon Warriors
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    C2E2 2021 | Celebrating 80 Years of Amazon Warriors

    On the 80th anniversary of an icon, take a trip to Themyscira with creators who've been there. Stephanie Phillips (Wonder Woman: Evolution), Stephanie Williams (Nubia), Joelle Jones (Wonder Girl), and Will Pfeifer (Amazons Attack) will be on hand to celebrate 80 years of Wonder Woman and talk about the indelible mark she has left on pop culture.

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    C2E2 2021 | Sailor Moon Cast Spotlight

    Fighting evil by moonlight! Answering fan questions by daylight! The Sailor Guardians are taking the Windy City by storm for a can't miss panel. Amanda C. Miller (Sailor Jupiter) and Cristina Vee (Sailor Mars) will be on hand to talk about their time on the iconic series and answer your questions!

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  • Image for C2E2 2021 | The Expanse feat. Wes Chatham & Steven Strait
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    C2E2 2021 | The Expanse feat. Wes Chatham & Steven Strait

    Join the main leads: Wes Chatham and Steven Strait of the hit Amazon show; The Expanse as they reflect on the series and answer fan questions!

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    C2E2 2021 | #ActuallyAutistic GMs (Virtual Screening)

    Many autistic individuals struggle across social settings but really shine behind a dungeon master's screen. Join our panel of autistic game masters to learn more about what makes tabletop role-playing games and the GM seat specifically such a good fit. We'll share some great stories and provide concrete tips for setting you and your party up for success on your next adventure.

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  • Image for C2E2 2021 | Don't Forget the Lyrics: Disney Edition
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    C2E2 2021 | Don't Forget the Lyrics: Disney Edition

    So you know the lyrics to every Disney song ever made? Well, then it's time to prove it! Join Nerds Know as we rock out to the best Disney has to offer while testing your Disney cred! Those who successfully manage to sing along will win fantastic prizes!

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  • Image for C2E2 2021 | Cosplay Fitness and Body Positivity
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    C2E2 2021 | Cosplay Fitness and Body Positivity

    Ever tried to “get in shape” for a cosplay? Perhaps a photoshoot, a convention, or a meetup is around the corner? Join personal trainer Troy Bushido and fellow cosplayers as we discuss fitness strategies to make you look and feel like a real-life superhero. Topics include real-world nutrition, safe and effective workouts, staying motivated through character empowerment, and positive self-image.

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    C2E2 2021 | My Hero Academia Cast Q&A

    Class 1-A is in the building! The cast of My Hero Academia is coming to C2E2 and they want to see you at this cannot-miss cast Q&A. Featuring Justin Briner (Izuku Midorya), Clifford Chapin (Katsuki Bakugo), David Matranga (Shoto Todoroki), Eric Vale (Tomura Shiguraki), Trina Nishimura (Kyoka Jiro), Ricco Fajardo (Mirio Togata) and Kristen McGuire (Tatami Makagame) ‚ this panel is sure to be PLUS ULTRA!

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    C2E2 2021 | Chris Claremont Spotlight

    The Godfather of the X-Men is coming to C2E2! Creator of famous X-Men heroes and villains alike including Kitty Pryde, Emma Frost, Gambit, Rogue, Mystique and so many more, Claremont's contributions to the X-Men cannot be overstated! Join him for a can't miss conversation as he talks about his now-legendary work and answers questions from you!

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    C2E2 2021 | Live Action Anime Cringefest

    Hollywood has run out of ideas (again)! Join Nerds Know as we take a look at some of the worst (and best?) anime/videogame to movie adaptations that the West has to offer including some lesser-known titles like GSaviour! You'll literally never want to watch these again!

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  • Image for C2E2 2021 | Flowers of the Samurai
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    C2E2 2021 | Flowers of the Samurai

    For centuries, flower arranging (Ikebana) was an art practiced exclusively by samurai warriors and Buddhist priests. This is a demonstration of the kind of flower arranging practiced by these artists with Professor Charles Harris of the Ikenobo School, presented by the Japanese Culture Center.

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  • Image for C2E2 2021 | Over 30 Cosplay - Cosplaying into the Future
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    C2E2 2021 | Over 30 Cosplay - Cosplaying into the Future

    Cosplay doesn't have to stop once you turn 30 years old! That's just the beginning. You can cosplay way past that and even past 100! Come listen to ways of combating age stereotypes, how to beat that feeling of lack of inclusion, and how or where to draw your strength, courage, and creativity from. Your future cosplays can be in any character, age, genre, or artistic manner you choose. Make it your own and cosplay on!

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  • Image for C2E2 2021 | New LatinX Heroes for the 21st Century [Virtual Screening]
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    C2E2 2021 | New LatinX Heroes for the 21st Century [Virtual Screening]

    Al Madrigal, Carlo Barberi, and Axel Alonso will host a panel to discuss AWA’s all-new LatinX Superhero comic series Primos and how they hope to increase the representation of Mexican LatinX superheroes within the industry. The creators hope to share their own Mexican heritage and showcase a new generation of diverse heroes through the story of three distant cousins, bound together by their ancient spacefaring Mayan lineage to the historical King Janaab, who have a profoundly special purpose: to save the world as we know it.

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    C2E2 2021 | Main Stage Livestream

    Live from the Main Stage at C2E2 2021!

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  • Image for C2E2 2021 | Legends, Myths, Fables, and Folklore Creating New Stories from Rich and Epic Histories (Virtual Screening)
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    C2E2 2021 | Legends, Myths, Fables, and Folklore Creating New Stories from Rich and Epic Histories (Virtual Screening)

    From the 14th century alchemist Nicholas Flamel to the West African water spirit Mami Wata, characters of myth, legend, and fairy tale have long inspired authors of fantasy. Join New York Times bestselling authors Michael Scott (The Secrets of the Immortal Nicholas Flamel: The Lost Stories Collection), Elizabeth Lim (Six Crimson Cranes), Erin A. Craig (Small Favors), and Natasha Bowen (Skin of the Sea) for a discussion on their favorite fables and how they approach adapting such storied tales into something new and exciting.

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  • Image for C2E2 2021 | Tor Teen Presents It's A Thin Line Between Justice and Vengeance (Virtual Screening)
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    C2E2 2021 | Tor Teen Presents It's A Thin Line Between Justice and Vengeance (Virtual Screening)

    Join fan-favorite YA authors Charlotte Nicole Davis (The Sisters of Reckoning) Amanda Foody & Christine Lynn Herman (All of Us Villains) Mark Oshiro (Each of Us a Desert) Shannon Price (The Endless Skies) Lauren Shippen (Some Faraway Place) and P. Djeli Clark (Master of Djinn) as moderator as they discuss crafting stories and characters out for justice and vengeance in fantasy.

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  • Image for C2E2 2021 | Bingeworthy Graphic Novel Series [Virtual Screening]
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    C2E2 2021 | Bingeworthy Graphic Novel Series [Virtual Screening]

    How does a series installment differ from a stand-alone? How do you pace a series to keep readers invested book to book? Join Rich Moyer (Ham Helsing #1: Vampire Hunter), Miranda Harmon (Mayor Good Boy #1), Chad Sell (The Cardboard Kingdom #2: Roar of the Beast), Sophie Escabasse (Witches of Brooklyn: What the Hex?), and John Gallagher (Max Meow Book 3: Pugs from Planet X), as they discuss how to write the perfect series.

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  • Image for C2E2 2021 | Waiter there's some Sci Fi in my Fantasy! (Virtual Screening)
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    C2E2 2021 | Waiter there's some Sci Fi in my Fantasy! (Virtual Screening)

    Rules are meant to be broken right? Whether it's aliens making Faustian bargains tidally-locked fantasy worlds inspired by evolutionary biology kaiju hidden on secret islands or super-powered teens in high tech worlds it's undeniable that readers crave mashups of sci-fi and fantasy. Join a group of category-busting speculative fiction writers for a panel unlike any other featuring James Rollins (The Starless Crown) Ryka Aoki (Light From Uncommon Stars) Tochi Onyebuchi (Goliath) and John Scalzi (The Kaiju Preservation Society). Moderated by Jay Bonansinga (Stan Lee's The Devil's Quintet).

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  • Image for C2E2 2021 | Script to Screen/Screen to Script (Virtual Screening)
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    C2E2 2021 | Script to Screen/Screen to Script (Virtual Screening)

    Legendary insiders give fans a peek at how they select and create stories for the screen and page. Hear from Robert Napton, (SVP Publishing), Jennifer Breslow (EVP Television and Digital Media), and Barnaby Legg (SVP Creative Strategy) as they discuss what they look for when choosing projects for development. Then senior editor Nikita Kannekanti and special guest Paul Cornell chat about creative pitches that have inspired them, as well as other special surprises!

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  • Image for C2E2 2021 | Level Up Your Kids Comics Book Club (Virtual Screening)
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    C2E2 2021 | Level Up Your Kids Comics Book Club (Virtual Screening)

    We are living in a golden age of kids comics! Take your graphic novel book club to the next level with tips and tricks from librarians and teachers who are veteran book club hosts, along with expert advice from real kids. They will share practical strategies to plan, organize, and host book clubs that build community, facilitate critical conversations, promote lifelong literacy, and inspire creative responses. Resources to find inclusive comics and teaching resources will be shared.

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  • Image for C2E2 2021 | Calling All Book Lovers (Virtual Screening)
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    C2E2 2021 | Calling All Book Lovers (Virtual Screening)

    Tor publishes some of the greatest sci-fi fantasy and horror stories around. This will be a panel to shine a spotlight on some of the exciting books that Tor Tor Teen Tordotcom Publishing Forge and Nightfire have to offer. Join the book lovers from the Tor teams as they share a sneak peek at new and upcoming SFF.

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  • Image for C2E2 2021 | Nightfire Presents Read Your Fears - (Virtual Screening)
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    C2E2 2021 | Nightfire Presents Read Your Fears - (Virtual Screening)

    Tor, Nightfire, and the HWA Chicagoland Chapter are here to present books for the dead, the living, and everyone in between. Come join authors Catriona Ward (The Last House on Needless Street, Sundial), Thomas Olde Heuvelt (HEX, Echo), Lee Mandelo (Summer Sons), Cassandra Khaw (Nothing But Blackened Teeth), and Gretchen Felker-Martin (Manhunt) as they talk about their new books, the state of horror, and all things frightening. Moderated by Becky Spratford, national Co-Coordinator of the Libraries program for HWA (Horror Writers Association).

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  • Image for C2E2 2021 | Tor Goes International (Virtual Screening)
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    C2E2 2021 | Tor Goes International (Virtual Screening)

    From London to Singapore and back again Tor Tor.com and Nightfire authors can be found spinning their tales from across the globe - and setting them in some international locales as well. Join authors AK Larkwood (The Unspoken Name The Thousand Eyes) Alex Pheby (Mordew) Freya Marske (A Marvellous Light) Kerstin Hall (Star Eater) Neon Yang (The Tensorate Series) Shelley Parker-Chan (She Who Became the Sun) as they take you on a virtual tour of SciFi Fantasy and Horror. Moderator: Alex Pheby

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  • Image for ECCC 2021 | The Cosplay Central Crown Championships of Cosplay at ECCC
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    ECCC 2021 | The Cosplay Central Crown Championships of Cosplay at ECCC

    The EuroCosplay Championships and the Crown Championships of Cosplay have joined forces to create one global competition: The Cosplay Central Crown Championships! The global final will now be held at MCM London Comic Con in October 2022 and beyond.

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    ECCC 2021 | 8-Bit Wave: Video Game and Anime Concert!

    Experience 8 Bit Wave, a LIVE band performing your favorite video game and anime music on stage! Relive the nostalgia in this incredibly immersive experience all synced to gameplay and anime scenes shown on screen.

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    ECCC 2021 | Twisted Toonz Presents: Planes, Trains and Automobiles

    Twisted Toonz makes its triumphant return to ECCC! You do NOT want to miss this famous live script reading of a movie you know read in a hysterical new way by an all-star voice supercast! Join the all-star cast of Nolan North, Ross Marquand, Steve Blum, Mary Elizabeth McGlynn, and Dee Bradley Baker for a hilarious live reading of "Planes, Trains, and Automobiles”. Twisted Toonz events are always packed, so come early to grab your seat. We'll see you there!

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  • Image for ECCC 2021 | Tis the Season: Hack the Holidays (And Save Your Sanity!)
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    ECCC 2021 | Tis the Season: Hack the Holidays (And Save Your Sanity!)

    To greet the geeks gathering in gratitude for pop culture this Thanksgiving weekend, @SuperheroIRL is screening scenes from movies that show how families — yep, all of ours — drive each other crazy. Join celebs and psychologists for some hilarious holiday stories — and transformative tips — to mobilize your mental health. You’ll need it!

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  • Image for ECCC 2021 | Anime Art Basics
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    ECCC 2021 | Anime Art Basics

    Learn the fundamentals of the anime and manga drawing style! Beginning with proportion/anatomy and ending with basic lighting and color theory learn how to draw and adapt the keystones of this popular genre with your own flair. Oh! And learn how to draw hands. Yes really!

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    ECCC 2021 | Jim Lee Spotlight

    The legendary Jim Lee, known for his art on Batman, Justice League, and Suicide Squad, as well as being the co-publisher of DC comics is here at ECCC to answer all of your questions! You won't want to miss this spotlight panel featuring one of the biggest names in the comic book industry!

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    ECCC 2021 | Avatar the Last Airbender Q&A

    Water. Earth. Fire. Air. That’s right the cast of the hit series Avatar: The Last Airbender and The Legend of Korra will be on hand at ECCC for a must-see panel! Featuring the voice talents of Dante Basco (Zuko), Janet Varney (Korra), and Dee Bradley Baker (Appa). They’ll reflect on their time on the hit series and answer your questions!

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  • Image for ECCC 2021 | Cosplay Central Showcase at ECCC

    ECCC 2021 | Cosplay Central Showcase at ECCC

    The Cosplay Showcase is where fans and cosplayers can showcase their craftsmanship in style. This event is open to all cosplayers and is an opportunity for fans of all levels to strut their stuff in their hand made costumes on the main stage. The Cosplay Showcase will take place on Sunday. There are prizes (for over 18s only) but cosplayers are free to take part just for fun if they do not wish to be judged. Family Groups and Juniors (13-17) are welcome to take part.

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    ECCC 2021 | Amy Jo Johnson Spotlight Panel

    It’s Morphin Time in Seattle! The original Pink Ranger will be at this year’s Emerald City Comic Con and they want to see you at this can’t-miss panel. Be there as Amy Jo Johnson (Kimberly Hart), hits the stage to discuss their time on the cultural phenomenon of a show and answer your questions!

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  • Image for ECCC 2021 | The Rebel Legion: We're the Good Guys
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    ECCC 2021 | The Rebel Legion: We're the Good Guys

    The Rebel Legion is a worldwide volunteer organization and the premiere costuming club for Star Wars Hero characters. Join Alpha Base, Washington State’s Rebel Legion Base, for an in-depth look into the organization. We will provide a history of the Legion, examples of our various charity work and our work alongside the 501st Legion, costume examples, information on how to join our ranks, and a Q&A with the current Command Staff of Alpha Base.

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  • Image for ECCC 2021 | SHEPROP! HAS YOUR BACK: Supporting women  trans and non-binary cosplayers in a creative world
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    ECCC 2021 | SHEPROP! HAS YOUR BACK: Supporting women trans and non-binary cosplayers in a creative world

    Women, Trans, and nonbinary cosplayers can face unique challenges when looking for help. Body shaming self-esteem ability shaming slut shaming and misogyny can be barriers to getting the help and support we need. The SheProp! Community is here to help. Our panelists of experienced cosplayers are ready to answer your questions whether they are about creating a costume or surviving and thriving in the cosplay community. Come and join the discussion about why SheProp! has quickly become a vital presence for women trans and non-binary makers providing a space for accessible support & encouragement for costume designers SFX artists cosplayers and more at all skill levels.

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  • Image for ECCC 2021 | Cosplay as a Team Sport: When you don't want to "go-it-alone"
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    ECCC 2021 | Cosplay as a Team Sport: When you don't want to "go-it-alone"

    Cosplay does not have to be a solitary activity. Working with other cosplayers is a great way to expand skill sets pool resources and create group projects. In this panel we will discuss the types of cosplay collaboration that can be used to build better cosplay as well as social connections. Too many times people think they need to do everything themselves in order to be a 'true cosplayer' We will talk about how that attitude is not only incorrect but limiting a cosplayers full potential.

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    ECCC 2021 | Ross Marquand Spotlight

    An accomplished actor and impressionist, Ross Marquand has done it all. From tangling with the Avengers as The Red Skull to fighting hordes of zombies in The Walking Dead. And he’s coming to Emerald City Comic Con! Don’t miss this exciting spotlight panel where Ross will discuss his incomparable career and answer questions from fans!

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  • Image for ECCC 2021 | Not Your Average Fantasy Novel: Fantasy for Readers of the 21st Century
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    ECCC 2021 | Not Your Average Fantasy Novel: Fantasy for Readers of the 21st Century

    Are dragons and knights still cool? Will classic myths and old fairy tales continue to influence today's writers? Join a panel of today’s successful fantasy fiction creators and hear their secrets on how they've kept their genre fun, fresh, and relevant for today's fans.

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    ECCC 2021 | Voice Acting in Video Games: International Edition!

    Returning for 2021 the Video Game Voiceover panel brings familiar and new voices back to the table to share their experiences and stories! An annual staple of PAX West and ECCC for the past few years we're excited to get this panel on the road! While this isn't a "Voice Acting 101" event listen to how actors from all over the country adapted to working from home and what they see for voiceover work in video games as opportunities expand into the smaller studio and indie game space along with trends in the AAA video game space.

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    ECCC 2021 | Shmanners with Travis & Teresa McElroy

    Join your husband host Travis McElroy and your wife host Teresa McElroy; no RSVP required. It’s extraordinary etiquette for ordinary occasions with special guests TBA!

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