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From Challengers Comics + Conversation in Chicago, this is CONTEST OF CHALLENGERS, a comics industry business podcast about the businees of running a comic book shop.
Hosted by Challengers' owners Patrick Brower and W. Dal Bush.
1845 N Western Ave | Chicago, IL 60647 | 773.278.0155
Will Eisner "Spirit of Comics" Retailer Award Recipient 

Sep 26, 2022

•Dal returns! Sorry?
•Challengers is/has “nothing special.”
•Dal visited Fantom Comics in DC!
•Dark Horse is leaving Diamond!
•DUCKS by Kate Beaton!
•Batman Day 2022 is history.
•Library wreaths.
•MJ loves Batman/Spawn??
•More covers now than ever before! 
Contest of Challengers...

Sep 18, 2022

Patrick is joined by @chicomic_girl, Hailey Dezort!
Hailey is a wonderfully excited comic fan who has an unparalleled enthusiasm and a penchant for sharing her comic book love via Instagram/YouTube/Livestreams/Podcasts. Her fandom is infectious, and this conversation only scratches the surface of her knowledge and...

Sep 11, 2022

Patrick is joined by Marvel Editor WIL MOSS!
They talk about Wil becoming a comics fan, going to college in Chicago and his journey to comic book editing super-stardom! It’s a fun conversation with 2 people on different sides of the comic book industry united by the love of comics!! Comics are the best and...

Sep 5, 2022

•It’s AEW All Out weekend in Chicago, so we start with some rasslin’ talk. Sorry. Not a lot, though.
•DC Comics are now available from a second distributor!
•In this post-covid retail landscape, prices keep going up!
     Including: Magic Cards, Backer Boards and POP Vinyls.
•Ordering from...