CA #171: UNCLE SCROOGE McDUCK

From the Disney Universe, we proudly present to you Carl Bark’s elderly Scottish anthropomorphic Pekin Duck, UNCLE SCROOGE!


CA #172 Theme: ULTRON
Just in time for Avengers Age of Ultron to hit movie screens, we’re taking on Marvel’s villainous living automaton!

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 11:59pm Thursday evening.

Challengers ASSEMBLE! #170: DAREDEVIL

He’s got his own show on Netflix, and by now you’ve probably binge-watched the whole season, so here comes DAREDEVIL!


CA #171 Theme: UNCLE SCROOGE McDUCK
Uncle Scrooge returns to comics this week, so now he, Donald, Huey, Dewy and/or Louie are next week’s theme.

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 11:59pm Thursday evening.

CA #169: DC’s CONVERGENCE

DC’s CONVERGENCE event is in full swing, so this week we celebrate it by revisiting pre-New 52 DC Comics characters!



CA #170 Theme: DAREDEVIL
He’s got his own show on Netflix right now, so here comes DAREDEVIL, The Man Without Fear!

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 11:59pm Thursday evening.

CA #168: KANAN and STAR WARS REBELS

Kanan Jarrus got his own comic book series from Marvel this week, so we’re celebrating with Star Wars Rebels! Drop your lightsaber and get to looking!


CA #169 Theme: DC’s CONVERGENCE
This means ANY pre-New 52 DC character! This should be pretty fun!

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 11:59pm Thursday evening.

Challengers ASSEMBLE! #167: JEM

As in JEM and the HOLOGRAMS! Truly outrageous!



CA #168 Theme: STAR WARS REBELS
Kanan, from Star Wars Rebels gets his own comic book series from Marvel this week, so we’re celebrating by drawing any of the Star Wars Rebels characters we want! Drop your lightsaber and get to it!

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 11:59pm Thursday evening.

CA #166: LADY KILLER

Dark Horse Comics has a hit on their hands with Joëlle Jones and Jamie S. Rich’s wonderfully-executed LADY KILLER.



CA #167 Theme: JEM (And The HOLOGRAMS)
Outrageous!

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 11:59pm Thursday evening.

CA #165: REMEMBERING LEONARD NIMOY

He went, boldly. Rest in Peace, Leonard.


CA #166 Theme: LADY KILLER
Dark Horse Comics has a hit on their hands with the wonderfully-executed LADY KILLER by Joëlle Jones and Jamie S. RIch. As Joëlle will be signing and exhibiting art at Challengers next Friday, March 20, next week’s theme is Lady Killer. Think Betty Draper (of Mad Men) as an Avon lady/assassin. It’s SO GOOD!

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 11:59pm Thursday evening.

Your Friendly Neighborhood SPIDER-GWEN! CA! #164

She’s taking the comics industry (and Tumblr) by storm… she’s SPIDER-GWEN!


CA #165 Theme: LEONARD NIMOY

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 11:59pm Thursday evening.

JASON AARON is the theme for Challengers ASSEMBLE! #163

He’s a damn fine comic book writer. Ladies and gentlemen, the characters of Jason Aaron (as well as the man himself).


CA #164 Theme: SPIDER-GWEN
Sure we recently did Spider-Verse for a theme and most everyone picked Spider-Gwen, but she has her own series out now and Spider-Gwen writer (and Southern Bastards artist) JASON LATOUR is signing @ Challengers next week, so Spider-Gwen it is!

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 11:59pm Thursday evening.

CA #162: DARTH (*kuh-huh*) VADER

Luke, he’s your father.


CA #163 Theme: JASON AARON
Jason Aaron is signing @ Challengers on Feb 28, so this week’s theme is ANYTHING JASON AARON. Thor, Wolverine, Star Wars, Southern Bastards, Men of Wrath, Scalped, The Other Side, there’s so much to choose from!

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 11:59pm Thursday evening.

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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