At C2E2 2015, Chris Dillard and Brian Smith of ComicUI interviewed Brad Neely, Dave Newberg, and Daniel Weidenfeld of China, IL on Adult Swim.
We ask the hard hitting questions about China, IL and BS with some of the funniest guys at C2E2.
Stay tuned through the whole interview to find out what kind of shoes Brad, Dave, and Daniel all enjoy wearing, courtesy of Luke Baker.
Chris Dillard & Brian Smith – Interviewers Adam Niemiec – Camera Greg Cunningham – Sound/Lights
This year’s C2E2 we did a lot of audio and video interviews. During the 3 show days, our first interview was with one of our favorite authors, Jonathan Hickman. Many know him for his Marvel work (which we here at ComicUI rave about): Ultimate Comics Ultimates, Secret Warriors, Fantastic Four, Avengers, New Avengers, and currently Secret Wars. His other work includes critically acclaimed titles such as The Manhattan Projects, East of West, and God is Dead.
If you’re familiar with Hickman’s work, you’ll know that nothing is by accident and dichotomies don’t exist in his work. The best parts are how he can turn villains into sympathetic characters. [...]
ComicUI is going back to the Chicago Comic and Entertainment Expo! This marks 5 years that at least one of us has visited the comic-con and every year, we’re only more excited to visit. In 2011, Chris Hemsworth was the big attraction before Thor was released and some of the industry’s then heavy hitting writers were on panel to discuss comics, stories, and just have a good time. Prized collections from that trip include a SHIELD ID card and signatures from Joe Quesada (Marvel’s CCO), Jeph Loeb (not that exciting actually), and Brian Michael Bendis (Ultimate Spider-Man). The following year I was lucky enough to see Marvel’s THE AVENGERS 3 weeks early! It was [...]
Before leaving for C2E2 last week, ComicUI received the opportunity to sign up for an one-on-one interview with several BOOM! Studios creative talent. Being an independent site, we jumped on the opportunity to mingle with those who we consider successful and got an interview with the two wonderful, betrothed creators of Translucid, Claudio Sanchez (of Coheed & Cambria fame) and his wife, Chondra Echert.
Anyone who knows me, can vouch that I’ve been to more Coheed & Cambria shows than I can count and have met Claudio each year he’s been to C2E2, including having him and Chondra autograph The Key of Z, another collaborative comic book of theirs. We quickly [...]