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Billy Dee Williams spotlight panel from C2E2 2022

Watch as Star Wars' Billy Dee Williams shares stories, cheats a kid at Sabacc, and more

Star Wars actor Billy Dee Williams sits down for a rare hour-long spotlight at C2e2

Ashley V. Robinson

Veronica Valencia and Janet Varney

“But it was so cool, and I was so lucky:” Janet Varney discusses the upcoming Avatar movie, and returning to the series in Braving the Elements

Legend of Korra herself, Janet Varney talks about her Airbending past, present, and future

Veronica Valencia

C2E2 2022

From One Piece pirate ships to Gene Ha: empowering the next generation of comic creators

Inside the Asian and Pacific American cultural component of Chicago's C2E2

Chris Arrant

Rosario Dawson at C2E2 2022

Ahsoka: Watch Rosario Dawson's full spotlight panel from Chicago's C2E2 FREE!

Rosario Dawson came to C2E2 to talk Star Wars: Ahsoka Tano, Clerks, and more

Chris Arrant

Michael Rooker at C2E2 2022

Watch Michael Rooker cut up and act out in a raucous one-hour conversation with fans from C2E2

From Henry to Guardians of the Galaxy and more, Michael Rooker talks about his impressive career in a C2E2 spotlight panel

Chris Arrant

Having Fun Isn't Hard When You've Got A Library Con

Learn about how to make your own library comic convention (with help from Chicago librarians!)

Librarians get together to talk about libraries' position in comics reading, Library cons, and more

Chris Arrant

Rupert Friend and Moses Ingram

Watch the full Star Wars panel of Rupert Friend, Moses Ingram, and Vivien Lyra Blair talking about Kenobi

Obi-Wan Kenobi's Rupert Friend and Moses Ingram talks for an hour about their Star Wars roles

Chris Arrant

Our Flag Means Death's Con O'Neill and Nathan Foad spends an hour with fans in a C2E2 '22 panel

Con O'Neill and Nathan Foad from Our Flag Means Death talk about the show, season two, and some surprises

Tiffany Babb

The Inquisitors panel at C2E2 on the stage holding mics

Moses Ingram, Rupert Friend, and Vivien Lyra Blair chat Star Wars and love overpowering the "fandom weenies"

A C2E2 Saturday chat with the stars of Obi Wan Kenobi

Tiffany Babb

Steenz Stewart sitting behind their booth at C2E2

"It's a very particular process": Cartoonist Steenz Stewart chats newspaper comics, the Standard Comics Script, and Oni Press

Steenz Stewart on their cartooning schedule, drawing from life, and the Standard Comics Script

Tiffany Babb

Jingmai O'Connor

Punk rock paleontologist Jingmai O’Connor digs into the the fact and fiction of dinosaurs at C2E2 2022

Field Museum curator Jingmai O'Connor delivers 'Digging for Dinos: Bringing The Cutting Edge To The Far Flung Past'

Chris Arrant

Watch critic, actors, and fans clash over movies everyone disagrees with you on - a panel from C2E2 '22

The panelists go in detail on what and why certain films get more attention than others, and to see where your guilty pleasure ranks to to them

Chris Arrant

Comics vs. Politics

Watch Comics vs. Politics: The C2E2 '22 panel digging into how comics broach socio-political topics

The Full C2E2 2022 panel Comics vs. Politics: Using Graphic Novels to Broach Socio-political Topics in the Classroom

Chris Arrant

Marvel Family Feud

Watch Marvel Family Feud - fans test their trivia knowledge in C2E2 2022 panel

Family Feud, Marvel style at C2E2 2022

Chris Arrant

C2E2 2022

Be there at C2E2 2022 from anywhere with Popverse's liveblogs, reports, interviews, and streaming panels

Popverse editor-in-chief Chris Arrant's favorite con is C2E2 (and he'll tell you all about it if you ask!)

Chris Arrant

Erika Harlacher

Watch voice actor Erika Harlacher's C2E2 2022 spotlight panel!

One of the key voices behind Toradora!, Seven Deadly Sins, Hunter x Hunter, and more talks with fans for an hour at C2E2 2022

Chris Arrant

The Future is Queer panel from C2E2 2022

Watch C2E2's the Future is Queer panel with Kat Leyh, Kelly McKernan, and Blue Delliquanti

Blue Delliquanti, Kat Leyh, and Kelly McKernan talk about LGBTQAIU issues in comics

Chris Arrant

Massive-verse panel

Watch the creators behind Image Comics' Massive-Verse dig into the series they describe as "Power Rangers with adult problems" at C2E2 '22 panel

Kyle Higgins, Mat Groom, Melissa Flores, Ryan Parrott, Eduardo Ferigato, and Michael Busuttill talk about the Massive-verse

Chris Arrant

Mike Del Mundo vs. Ryan Ottley

Watch Mike Del Mundo vs. Ryan Ottley in an epic sketch battle from C2E2 2022

Epic art battle: Ryan Ottley vs. Mike Del Mundo!

Chris Arrant

Tim Allison holding his binder up

Gotta catch 'em all!—Tim Allison is on a mission to collect every C2E2 badge

Tim Allison has been collecting C2E2 badges each year with the hope to gather every one ever made

Tiffany Babb

C2E2 2022

C2E2 staff and fans open up about the weekend, why Marvel and DC were absent, and plans for 2023

ReedPop executives faced the fans as this year's C2E2 ended to answer questions and hear comments

Graeme McMillan

Sean Biggerstaff at C2E2 2022

Watch Harry Potter alum Sean Biggerstaff in his C2E2 2022 spotlight panel

Expert Quidditch captain Oliver Wood (and the man behind it, Sean Biggerstaff), talks about his role in the Harry Potter franchise

Chris Arrant

Chris Claremont

X-Men's Chris Claremont delivers a surprisingly raw and controversial hour for fans at C2E2 2022

The legendary X-Men writer wants comics to be fun again (and also wants to write more comics)

Graeme McMillan

Next Gen Nerds panel from C2E2 2022

Watch the McElroys' Next Gen Nerds panel with Janet Varney, Joalda Morancy, Kat Leyh from C2E2 2022

Travis and Clint McElroy bring Next Gen Nerds to C2E2 2022 with Kat Leyh, Joalda Morancy, and Janet Varney

Chris Arrant

C2E2 2022 panel Mirka Andolfo vs. Ryan Stegman panel

Watch the Mirka Andolfo vs. Ryan Stegman sketch duel from C2E2 2022!

Comic artists Mirka Andolfo and Ryan Stegman face off in a sketch duel at C2E2 2022. Watch along live!

Chris Arrant

Chris Claremont at C2E2 2022

From 'Why Not' to 'What If?': Chris Claremont on other projects that never happened

The veteran Marvel writer shares more about his unexpectedly controversial Friday night panel

Graeme McMillan

Steve Blum spotlight

Watch voice actor Steve Blum's full spotlight panel from C2E2

He's the voice of your childhood (and adulthood) - it's voice actor Steve Blum, taking part in an hour-long panel from C2E2 2022

Chris Arrant

Marvel Comics' Breaking in the Marvel Way panel

Watch Marvel Comics' Breaking into Comics the Marvel Way panel from C2E2 2022

C.B. Cebulski, Rickey Purdin, Samira Ahmed, Tim Seeley,and Kyle Higgins share tips to break into Marvel Comics as a creator

Chris Arrant

C2E2 2022 Friday

Watch Ray Chase, Robbie Daymond, & Max Mittelman bring L.A.V.A. Live show to C2E2!

L.A.V.A. Live comes to C2E2 with Ray Chase, Robbie Daymond, & Max Mittelman

Chris Arrant

Travis & Clint McElroy

Travis & Clint McElroy bring the Adventure Zone to the C2E2 stage with spotlight panel

The Adventure Zone's Clint and Travis McElroy tell true (and fictional) stories to us fans in Chicago's C2E2

Chris Arrant

C2E2 2022 Friday

Watch the full C2E2 Hit the Stage: KPOP Dance Cover Competition

K!Junkies' Hit the Stage comes to C2E2 for a KPOP dance content you can watch from anywhere with a Popverse membership

Chris Arrant

Aly & AJ at C2E2 2022

Watch Aly & AJ talk music, TV, and more in their C2E2 2022 spotlight panel

Alyson (Aly) and Amanda Joy Michalka (AJ) come to C2E2 for a spotlight panel

Chris Arrant

C2E2 Crown Championships of Cosplay winners

Watch the full C2E2 Crown Championships of Cosplay competition from your home!

The Crown Championships of Cosplay competition returns to C2E2

Chris Arrant

C2E2 Cosplay Showcase 2022

Watch the C2E2 Cosplay Showcase live like you are here!

C2E2 celebrates the fantastic cosplayers of this weekend with a live showcase on its biggest stage

Chris Arrant

Jon Bernthal as Punisher

Is the Punisher making his MCU return soon? Jon Bernthal's co-star Rosario Dawson says so (then said 'no')

During her C2E2 Spotlight panel, the Night Nurse actor seemed to suggest that Jon Bernthal would be coming back with a new series.

Graeme McMillan

Rosario Dawson at panel at C2E2

Rosario Dawson hints at new DC animated project during panel at C2E2

During her spotlight panel at C2E2, Rosario Dawson hinted at a DC project she's currently working on

Tiffany Babb

Monsters After Dark panel C2E2 2022

Watch Donny Cates, Ryan Ottley, Ryan Stegman, and Frank Tieri's VIP Monsters After Dark event at C2E2 '22

This closed-door panel/signing/chill session with Donny Cates, Ryan Stegman, Ryan Ottley, and Frank Tieri is now available VOD

Chris Arrant

Janet Harvey

Watch Janet Varney's C2E2 spotlight panel, talking The Legend of Korra, Stan vs. Evil Dead, more

From Stan Vs Evil Dead to The Legend of Korra, Janet Varney has done it all! Hr her speak on her most iconic roles and answer fan questions

Chris Arrant

Image of some booths at Artists Alley

Artists Alley is the place to be -- C2E2 Spotlight

A tiny introduction to only some of the many talented artists tabling at this years C2E2

Tiffany Babb

Ryan Stegman and C.B. Cebulski

Watch Marvel Comics' Beyond Amazing – A Spider-Man Retrospective with C.B. Cebulski & Ryan Stegman

Marvel editor-in-chief C.B. Cebulski and iconic Spider-Man (and Venom) artist Ryan Stegman talk about the ol' wall-crawler

Chris Arrant

C2E2 2022 Friday

Watch Mick Foley, Trish Stratus, and Lita's spotlight panel from C2E2

Three of the brightest stars of the WWF's Attitude Era reunite as Lita, Trish Stratus, and Mick Foley share a stage at C2E2 2022

Chris Arrant

Let's Get Shelving Starting a Graphic Novel Classroom panel from C2E2

Watch C2E2's Let's Get Shelving: Starting a Graphic Novel Classroom panel

Watch the full hour-long panel 'Let's Get Shelving: Starting a Graphic Novel Classroom' from C2E2

Chris Arrant

C2E2 2022 Friday

Anime star and VTuber AmaLee spotlighted in C2E2 2022 panel - watch along!

Anime star and VTuber AmaLee is at C2E2, and spends an hour with us fans

Chris Arrant

TMNT Reunion

The voice actors behind the original Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles share stories at C2E2 '22

Barry Gordon (Donatello), Cam Clark (Leonardo), Rob Paulsen (Raphael), and Townsend Coleman (Michaelangelo) talk at C2E2

Chris Arrant

Watch Marvel's Spider-Man 60th Anniversary panel like you were here at C2E2 '22

Skottie Young and Mike Del Mundo discuss Spider-Man on the 60th anniversary at C2E2

Chris Arrant

Image Comics panel at C2E2

Image Comics' 30th anniversary celebration comes to C2E2 with Wes Craig, Mirka Andolfo, and Kyle Strahm

Mirka Andolfo, Kyle Strahm, and Wes Craig come to C2E2 and talk Image Comics - breaking in, staying in, and what makes it special

Chris Arrant

Radiant Black

Massive-verse's Kyle Higgins goes into how Radiant Black and other titles will "push the boundaries of what a comic book" can be

The writers behind Radiant Black, The Dead Lucky, Rogue Sun, and Inferno Girl Red came to talk about the future of the Image Comics shared universe.

Graeme McMillan

Mutant and Proud panel in front of C2E2 banner

Mutant and proud! A discussion on the psychology of the X-Men from C2E2 2022

A dive into why the X-Men are important (and how)

Tiffany Babb

Mary Jane/Black Cat

Marvel launches ongoing Mary Jane and Black Cat comic this winter

This holiday season, Peter Parker gets the best gift: a new comic teaming his exes.

Graeme McMillan

Kyle Strahm, Mirka Andolfo, and Wes Craig sitting at a table in front of microphones

Image Comics celebrates 30-year anniversary with C2E2 panel - follow along!

Popverse brings you live coverage from Image Comics' panel at C2E2 2022

Tiffany Babb


New Spider-Man series to debut in Shonen Jump

Spider-Man returns to manga with a Shōnen Jump series

Chris Arrant

Cropped image of Venom sitting on a throne

Donny Cates returns to Venom after a year away

At a closed door VIP event at C2E2, Donny Cates hinted at a new unannounced Venom project

Tiffany Babb


Celebrating Spider-Man's 60th Anniversary with 'Beyond Amazing' panel at C2E2 - Follow along live!

Popverse brings you up-to-date coverage of Marvel's Beyond Amazing – A Spider-Man Retrospective with C.B. Cebulski & Ryan Stegman panel live from the windy city

Graeme McMillan


Spider-Man and his amazing Marvel friends Skottie Young and Mike Del Mundo come to a C2E2 panel

Celebrating 60 years of the Amazing, Spectacular, Sensational Spider-Man with Skottie Young, Mike Del Mundo, and Scott Hanna at C2e2 in Chicago

Graeme McMillan

Ryan Browne and Victor Dandridge Jr. on a panel at C2E2

Ryan Browne discusses Chicago as a comic town (and also Eight Billion Genies)

Comics artist Ryan Browne in conversation with comics creator and publisher Victor Dandridge Jr.

Tiffany Babb

C2E2 2022 Friday

Donny Cates, Ryan Stegman, Ryan Ottley, and Frank Tieri hosts a closed-door VIP event at C2e2 - and we're inside!

Popverse brings you live coverage of Donny Cates, Frank Tieri, Ryan Ottley, and Ryan Stegman's monstrous event

Graeme McMillan

Making Comics the Marvel Way

Marvel Editor-in-Chief CB Cebulski and more Marvel staff & creators shares secrets on how to break into comics at C2e2

Follow all to the Learn how to break into Comics the Marvel Way panel at C2e2

Graeme McMillan