By Jarrod Jones. AfterShock Comics, the powerhouse comics publisher responsible for such books as inSEXts, Replica, and Captain Kid, makes its glorious return to Chicago!

AfterShock has released their full three-day schedule for C2E2, along with details for panels and signings throughout the weekend of April 21-23. That’s handy, considering they have pulled out all the stops this year — check out the bananas happenings below!

If you’re attending Chicago’s preeminent comics event and you have an affinity for all things AfterShock, make sure to visit Booth #417 for a virtual treasure trove of exclusives and other swag, including posters and comics! And make sure to have your favorite creators scribble their names all over your well-gotten gains!

See you there!

From AfterShock Comics: Headed to the Chicago Comic & Entertainment Expo, aka C2E2, this year? AfterShock will be there in full force to celebrate the comic book and pop culture convention spanning the latest and greatest from the world of comics, movies, television, toys, anime, manga and video games.

AfterShock Comics' panel is on Sunday, April 23 at 10:45am

Image: AfterShock Comics

Our C2E2 Exclusives (available at our booth):

• ‘Eleanor and the Egret’ #1 (C2E2 exclusive cover)
• ‘World Reader’ #1 (C2E2 exclusive cover)
• ‘Jimmy’s Bastards’ poster – Dave Johnson art (Series written by Garth Ennis with interiors by Russ Braun)
• ‘Babyteeth’ poster – Garry Brown art (Signed by creator + writer Donny Cates)

Signings (at our booth):

• Marguerite Bennett – Friday, April 21: 2:30-3:30 PM
• Phil Hester – Saturday, April 22: 2:30-3:30 PM
• Donny Cates – Sunday, April 23: 1:00-2:00 PM

C2E2 Panel Schedule:


10:45 a.m. – 11:45 a.m. Panel Room S403

Join Donny Cates (‘Babyteeth’), Adam Glass (‘Rough Riders, The Normals’), Brian Azzarello (‘American Monster’), Phil Hester (‘Shipwreck’, ‘Blood Blister’), Justin Jordan (‘Strayer’), Joe Pruett (CCO/Publisher), Mike Zagari (‘SVP, Digital-Creative) and more of the AfterShock Comics creative team as they discuss their current titles and future plans! (NOTE: Guests are subject to change)

Make sure to visit the C2E2 site for more info regarding panels and events!

AfterShock will also attend the Diamond Retailer Summit in Chicago, April 19-21! Check out our gallery of the exclusive ashcans that will be available below!