Marvel announces C2E2 plans

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Press Release

This week, Marvel returns to Chicago for C2E2 2014 – and we’re bringing the hottest creators, the biggest announcements, and even a few surprises. Marvel is proud to unveil our full panel schedule for the convention, bringing fans all the answers they’ve been craving about Original Sin, the return of Peter Parker, Wolverine: 3 Months to Die, and much, much more! Sure you’ll be visiting our booth on the convention floor (Booth #327), but now is your chance to enjoy the biggest announcements of the convention at the world famous Marvel panels!

You cannot afford to miss out on this year’s star-studded Marvel panels! If you’ve never experienced a Marvel panel live, you don’t know what you’re missing! Stop by for a Q&A with your favorite creators, major announcements and more!

Please note, all guests, times and rooms are subject to change.

Friday, April 25th

MARVEL: House of Ideas

Time: 1:45PM – 2:45PM CST

Room: N426

Love having the best comics in the industry on your mobile devices? Want to know how Marvel stays on the cutting edge of technology? Then this panel is for you, True Believer! Get exciting news about Marvel’s Infinite Comics as well as what’s happening on the Marvel Comics App, Marvel Unlimited and MORE in this can’t-miss panel hosted by Executive Editorial Director of Digital Ryan Penagos, writer Joshua Hale Fialkov (Amazing Spider-Man: Who Am I? Infinite Comic, Ultimate FF), Mark Waid (Daredevil, Hulk) and other Mighty Marvel guests!

MARVEL: Breaking in to Comics the Marvel Way

Time: 4:15PM – 5:15PM CST

Room: N426

Are you a writer or artist?  Ever dream of working for Marvel?  Do you find yourself thinking, “I could do that…if I knew how!”  Well, here’s your chance!  Join superstar writers and artists including Mark Brooks (Fearless Defenders), Joshua Hale Fialkov (Amazing Spider-Man: Who Am I? Infinite Comic, Ultimate FF), Todd Nauck (Nightcrawler), and Charles Soule (She-Hulk) as well as Marvel’s talent scout C.B. Cebulski to find out the answers on how to get your foot in the door and make your job MARVEL!

Saturday, April 26th

MARVEL: Spider-Verse

Time: 1:45PM – 2:45PM CST

Room: N426

It’s the most epic Spider-Man event of all time as every Spider-Man EVER come together to face a world-ending threat!  Senior Editor Nick Lowe, Joshua Hale Fialkov (Amazing Spider-Man: Who Am I? Infinite Comic), Ramón Pérez (Amazing Spider-Man #1.1: Learning to Crawl) James Robinson (Amazing Spider-Man: Family Business, Fantastic Four), and Mark Waid (Daredevil, Amazing Spider-Man: Family Business) will be taking any and all questions from YOU the fans!  This is one panel no Spidey fan can miss!

MARVEL: Original Sin

Time: 12:30 PM – 1:30 PM CST

Room: N426

Who killed the Watcher?  Marvel’s murder mystery mega-event ORIGINAL SIN will bring the heroes of Earth to the remotest corners of the Marvel Universe and force them to confront their own darkest secrets!  You’ve got questions and we’ve got answers!  Executive Editor Mike Marts, Senior Editor Nick Lowe, Editor Jordan D. White, Editor Jake Thomas, James Robinson (Fantastic Four, All-New Invaders) and Mark Waid (Daredevil, Hulk) are on hand to give you the scoop.

MARVEL: Next Big Thing

Time: 4:15PM – 5:15PM CST

Room: N426

Want to start reading Marvel comics?  There’s no better time than Marvel NOW!  And there’s no better place to learn about our thrilling and creatively diverse All-New Marvel NOW series than this panel!   Don’t miss some exciting discussion of Guardians of the Galaxy and Inhuman titles, plus a surprise announcement or two!  Panelists include Executive Editor Mike Marts, Senior Editor Nick Lowe, Mahmud Asrar (Wolverine & the X-Men), Joshua Hale Fialkov (Amazing Spider-Man: Who Am I? Infinite Comic), Charles Soule (She-Hulk), Ryan Stegman (Wolverine), James Robinson (Fantastic Four), and Skottie Young (Rocket Raccoon)!

Sunday, April 27th

Marvel Unlimited Plus: MEMBERS ONLY Event

Time: 10:45AM – 11:45AM CST

Room: N426

Join Executive Editorial Director of Digital Ryan Penagos, and top Marvel creators including Jason Latour (Wolverine & the X-Men) James Robinson (Fantastic Four), and Ryan Stegman (Wolverine) for a private panel discussion of what’s happening inside the Marvel Universe.  Get FREE merchandise (while supplies last), sneak peeks of upcoming comics, Q&A Session to answer all your burning questions and more surprises to be announced.  Not to be missed! Marvel Unlimited Plus Members ONLY – show your Member Card or confirmation email at the Marvel Booth for a ticket to the event.

Wolverine: 3 Months to Die

Time: 1:15 PM – 2:15 PM CST

Room: N426

Wolverine is going to die!  But when, and how?  The biggest Wolverine event in years kicks off in June with “3 Months to Die” and this panel is the place to find out more!  Plus, learn about exciting new developments across the entire X-Men family of titles!  Panelists include Executive Editor Mike Marts, Editor Jordan D. White, Mahmud Asrar (Wolverine & the X-Men), Russell Dauterman (Cyclops), Jason Latour (Wolverine & the X-Men), Greg Pak (World War Hulk) and Charles Soule (She-Hulk, Thunderbolts) as they take on all questions!

Can’t make it to the convention? Follow along on the Marvel.com and @Marvel on Twitter, the best way to get exclusive photos and videos, real-time announcements from the convention floor and up-to-the-minute panel, in-booth, and signing schedules of all your favorite Marvel creators!

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