Challengers Comics + Conversation

1845 N. Western Ave.
Chicago, IL 60647

Current & Upcoming Events

Dec. 10, 2022: Dave Scheidt Double Book Signing

Chicago’s own superstar comic book writer DAVE SCHEIDT (Star Wars Adventures; Avatar The Last Airbender; Adventure Time) is coming to Challengers to sign not one, but TWO of his newest all-ages graphic novels, MAYOR GOOD BOY GOES HOLLYWOOD and AGENTS OF S.L.A.M.! It’s a Holiday two-fer!!

Dave will be at Challengers on Saturday, December 10th, from Noon to 2:00pm, and he’ll be signing his heart out! Come meet one of the most fun, genuine creators in comics, and grab a few of his signed books as the perfect Holiday gifts for all the younger readers on your list!

Past Events

Nov. 18, 2022: Mark Bouchard Double Release Signing

Writer Mark Bouchard appears at Challengers on Friday, November 18th from 5-8pm to sign It Took Luke and Leaf Peepers.

Sept. 17, 2022: BATMAN DAY 2022

FREE BATMAN COMICS (While Supplies Last)

FREE SKETCHES

•ALEROART 11AM
•TOM KELLY 1PM

20% OFF BATMAN GRAPHIC NOVELS & COMIC BOOKS

COSPLAY PHOTO OPS!

June 29, 2022: JENNY FRISON DC POSTER PORTFOLIO SIGNING

JENNY FRISION has been a friend of Challengers since before our doors were ever open, and this signing was planned 7 months ago! At last! It’s finally time!! JENNY FRISON is coming to Challengers to sign copies of her DC POSTER PORTFOLIO!

“DC Comics presents the artwork of superstar cover artist Jenny Frison, featuring 20 of her most stunning pieces starring some of the greatest superheroes and super-villains in comics history. From Wonder Woman to Catwoman and Poison Ivy, the art collected in this poster book showcase is perfect for framing and display.”

Jenny will be at Challengers Wednesday, June 29th from 11:00AM to 1:00PM. She will be signing her DC Poster Portfolio and other works. At our request she will not be doing any sketches, but her Original Art is available here: https://cadencecomicart.com/artist.php?artist=21

June 22, 2022: MARCELO BIOTT “NOOK #1” SIGNING

WEDNESDAY, JUNE 22, 2022 – MARCELO BIOTT will be at Challengers to sign his new Source Point Press comic book NOOK #1. You may recognize his artwork from the sweet X-Men magnets we sell, as well as his self-published series, INFRACITY. We’re excited to host him for this release!

“Fleeing the oppression of WWII Germany, Avery and her parents move to a remote town on the border of France only to discover their new is haunted by a dark past and a cat named Nook. Swept up into a deadly cycle of violence, Avery will come to both fear and love her fuzzy new friend as the dark and twisted history of her new home is revealed.”

Marcelo will be at Challengers Wednesday, June 22nd from 11:00AM to 1:00PM. He will be signing NOOK #1 and have plenty of his other work available, too.

  • Shop Hours

    Sunday: 11 a.m. - 5 p.m.
    Monday: 11 a.m. - 7 p.m.
    Tuesday: 11 a.m. - 7 p.m.
    Wednesday: 11 a.m. - 7 p.m.
    Thursday: 11 a.m. - 7 p.m.
    Friday: 11 a.m. - 7 p.m.
    Saturday: 11 a.m. - 5 p.m.