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From Challengers Comics + Conversation in Chicago, this is CONTEST OF CHALLENGERS, a podcast about the business of running a comic book store.
Hosted by Challengers' owners Patrick Brower and W. Dal Bush.
Challengers • 1845 N Western Ave • Chicago, IL 60647 • 773.278.0155 • ChallengersComics.com

May 13, 2019

What is Marvel Comics #1000? I’m sorry, we mean WHY is (it called) Marvel Comics #1000?
How do we keep track of customer wants when they ask for books that don’t yet exist? We’re looking at YOU, 3 Jokers…
Baker & Taylor, our secondary distributor, no longer wants our business (or that of any independent bookstore).
Oni Press and Lion Forge are merging. That’s causing layoffs and some employees are not taking it well. Should they?
Well-known DC Comics artist Patrick Gleason has just signed an exclusive contract with Marvel. Is he the last of the 1-company artists?
We survived our first (and last 12-hour Free Comic Book Day! Did YOU have fun?
Contest of Challengers Bingo continues! https://bingobaker.com/play/2017273