She’s so RAVEN – CA! #243

RAVEN has a new mini-series from DC, so… here’s Raven!


Also, here’s a big announcement about this very blog… it is coming to an end. #250 will be the last installment of the Challengers Assemble! weekly art blog. 250 posts is almost 5 years, and that’s a pretty great run by any stretch. So, the countdown begins now…

CA! #244 Theme: BATMAN BEYOND
TERRY McGINNIS
is back in the BATMAN BEYOND costume, so let’s welcome him back!

CA! #242: DOOM PATROL

The atoms are buzzing. The daydreams crowd sentient streets, and the creative team has been warned, “Turn back now or suffer the mighty consequence of sheer, psycho-maniacal mayhem.” Casey Brinke, Cliff Steele, Niles Caulder, Negative Man, Flex Mentallo. Crazy Jane. Generation-arsonists unite-this is DOOM PATROL, and the God of the Super Heroes is bleeding on the floor. DC’s DOOM PATROL is back in a new ongoing series from Gerard Way and Nick Derington.

Also, frequent Challengers Assemble contributor Jason Muhr has a a Kickstarter going on right now for his delicious comic VORACIOUS. Check it out here: http://kck.st/2bXuQYh

CA! #243 Theme: She’s so RAVEN
RAVEN
has a new mini-series from DC, so let’s draw Raven! Any version.

CA! #241: CYBORG

Part man, part machine, Victor Stone is CYBORG.

Also, frequent Challengers Assemble contributor Jason Muhr has a a Kickstarter going on right now for his delicious comic VORACIOUS. Check it out here: http://kck.st/2bXuQYh

CA! #242 Theme: DOOM PATROL
The atoms are buzzing. The daydreams crowd sentient streets, and the creative team has been warned, “Turn back now or suffer the mighty consequence of sheer, psycho-maniacal mayhem.” Casey Brinke, Cliff Steele, Niles Caulder, Negative Man, Flex Mentallo. Crazy Jane. Generation-arsonists unite-this is DOOM PATROL, and the God of the Super Heroes is bleeding on the floor. DC’s DOOM PATROL is back in a new ongoing series from Gerard Way and Nick Derington.

MIKE MIGNOLA – CA! #240

Draw like Mike Mignola! Draw a Mike Mignola character! Or, draw Mike Mignola himself!


CA! #241 Theme: CYBORG(S)
CYBORG #1
is out from DC this week, so draw him, or any other comic book cyborg (Cable, Tetsuo, Fugitoid, Omega Red, Overtkill, Baxter Stockman, etc.).

SPOON! It’s… THE TICK! CA! #239

The brand new TICK pilot just debuted on Hulu, so let’s protect The City! SPOON!


CA! #240 Theme: MIKE MIGNOLA
Either draw like Mike Mignola or draw his characters–or BOTH! But… you can’t use HELLBOY.

HARRY POTTER – Challengers Assemble! #238

Expelliarmus!! This week is inspired by (but not limited to) HARRY POTTER and The Cursed Child.



CA! #239 Theme: THE TICK
The brand new TICK pilot debuts on Hulu today, so let’s protect The City! SPOON!

STRANGER THINGS – CA! #237

For the first time we’ve picked a theme that has NO comic book connection (other than the mention of Uncanny X-Men #134, but Netflix’s STRANGER THINGS is such a fun show!



CA! #238 Theme: HARRY POTTER
For the second time we’re picking a theme that has no real comic book connection… HARRY POTTER. This is inspired by The Cursed Child, but it can be any iteration of the Harry Potter Universe.

SUICIDE SQUAD – CA! #236

In theaters now… SUICIDE SQUAD!



CA! #237 Theme: STRANGER THINGS
For the first time we’re picking a theme that has NO comic book connection (other than they mention X-Men comics), but Netflix’s STRANGER THINGS is such a fun show!

If you are interested in submitting, please follow these simple guidelines:
• Finished art should be in .JPG format, no more than 100 dpi.
• Along with your submission, please include
1. Your name, or the name you want your work credited to (mandatory).
2. A link to your website/DeviantArt page/blog, whatever you want to promote (optional).
(Please do not post your submission to your blog/website until Friday morning. Thank you.)
3. If your work is for sale, the asking price (optional).
• Please email your contribution to patrick@challengerscomics.com no later than 11:00pm Thursday night.

GREEN LANTERN CORPS – CA! #235

In Brightest Day, In Blackest Night, here’s the Green Lantern Corps!


CA! #236 Theme: SUICIDE SQUAD
I hear there’s a new movie…

If you are interested in submitting, please follow these simple guidelines:
• Finished art should be in .JPG format, no more than 100 dpi.
• Along with your submission, please include
1. Your name, or the name you want your work credited to (mandatory).
2. A link to your website/DeviantArt page/blog, whatever you want to promote (optional).
(Please do not post your submission to your blog/website until Friday morning. Thank you.)
3. If your work is for sale, the asking price (optional).
• Please email your contribution to patrick@challengerscomics.com no later than 11:00pm Thursday night.

JOHN CONSTANTINE, HELLBLAZER – CA! #234

As Patrick slowly makes his way thru the NBC Constantine series (from 2 years ago) and DC releases HELLBLAZER REBIRTH, here’s JOHN CONSTANTINE!



CA! #235 Theme: GREEN LANTERN CORPS
HAL JORDAN AND THE GREEN LANTERN CORPS is released next week, so you can pick ANY Green Lantern you want to draw!

If you are interested in submitting, please follow these simple guidelines:
• Finished art should be in .JPG format, no more than 100 dpi.
• Along with your submission, please include
1. Your name, or the name you want your work credited to (mandatory).
2. A link to your website/DeviantArt page/blog, whatever you want to promote (optional).
(Please do not post your submission to your blog/website until Friday morning. Thank you.)
3. If your work is for sale, the asking price (optional).
• Please email your contribution to patrick@challengerscomics.com no later than 11:00pm Thursday night.

Challengers ASSEMBLE!

Challengers ASSEMBLE! is a weekly Art Blog hosted by CHALLENGERS Comics + Conversation.
Every Friday morning a new blog is posted featuring this week's art and next week's theme and participants have until 11:59pm Thursday night to complete a piece of art based on that theme.
The results will be then posted here each Friday morning. Rinse. Repeat.

If you are interested in participating, please follow these simple guidelines:
-Finished art should be in .JPG format, no more than 100dpi.
-E-mail submission to patrick@challengerscomics.com no later than 11:59pm Thursday evening.
-Along with your submission, please include
1. Your name, or the name you want your work credited to (mandatory).
2. A link to your website/DeviantArt page/blog, whatever you want to promote (optional).
3. If your work is for sale, the asking price (optional).

CHALLENGERS Comics + Conversation

2013 Will Eisner “Spirit of Comics” Award Recipient,  Named 'Best Comic Book Shop' by Chicago Reader (Jun 2013), New City (Nov 12), Chicago Reader (Jun 2010) and Chicago Magazine (Aug 2009), Challengers Comics + Conversation  strives to prove that the best thing about being in a comic book store, is being in a comic book store. With a combined 41 years of comic retail experience,  owners Patrick Brower and W. Dal Bush endeavor to bring Chicago a full-service, technologically interactive comic store that has the same level of wonder and enjoyment as the comics they sell. And read. And talk about. And champion.

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