Category Archives: Editorials

C2E2 Artist Spotlight: Brian Judkins

Brian Judkins of Ukiyo-Pop is one of the most unique artists in the Chicago area. Taking on a style reminiscent of ukiyo-e, Japanese woodblock printing most popular in the Edo period, he also adds a definitively geeky spin to his … Continue reading

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C2E2 Artist Spotlight: Geo Gant

Geo Gant is one of the hardest working artists in Chicago. His work exudes such emotion and joy, it’s hard NOT to smile while reading his webcomic (The Reset Button) even before reaching the punchline. Geo is coming to C2E2 … Continue reading

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Love, Music, and Joy: The Story of Core Demo

It was the end of 2011 when my mom confided in my brother and I that she was diagnosed with breast cancer. She knew months before, but kept it a secret because she didn’t want to put a damper on … Continue reading

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Brick and Mortar (Editorial by Matt Peters)

  Comic shops. If you’re reading this, I have no doubt in my mind that you’ve visited one, argued in one, spent money in one, and claimed one as “my spot.” The smell of books is unmistakable as is the … Continue reading

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Fandom Rock: When Merch Is More Difficult To Find Than Traveling Uncle Matt

As we are currently in a golden age of geekdom, it’s easy to find merchandise and prop replicas from your favorite TV shows and movie franchises. But what if that weren’t the case? Our chief Muppet correspondent, Jonsey, shares her … Continue reading

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Time With My Tribe (C2E2 2016)

This morning I was talking to my brother about the desire to fit in and find a place where you belong. The conversation was sparked by my desire to start a bowling team called “Bowl For Souls” (as my brother … Continue reading

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Giving Blood at a Convention: A Lesson in Good Intentions (C2E2 2016)

This year, ReedPOP’s C2E2 event excluded the usual tattoo artist area and instead allowed attendees to be prodded with needles for a good cause: blood donation. Our very own convention photographer, Jennifer Jones, answered the call and had a unique … Continue reading

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Not Cool, Arrow (Editorial/Review)

Arrow “Dark Waters” Review By Lex Lutz This week the dar(h)kness consumes “Arrow” and I guess me in the process.

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Holiday Gift Guide: Mighty Ink Favorites

Happy Holidays and Merry Christmas! Choosing unique and thoughtful gifts for the geeks in your life can be a daunting task. We here at Mighty Ink strive to make your job a little easier by giving you a glimpse into … Continue reading

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Holiday Gift Guide 2015: Lex Edition

Happy Holidays and Merry Christmas! Choosing unique and thoughtful gifts for the geeks in your life can be a daunting task. We here at Mighty Ink strive to make your job a little easier by giving you a glimpse into … Continue reading

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