Inaugural Comic Convention June 1 & 2 Comes to The Donald E. Stephens Convention Center


Guests Include Chiara Bautista, Amanda Conner, Joe Eisma, Fabian Nicieza, James O’Barr, Jimmy Palmiotti, Angi Viper and Timothy Zahn



New York, NY September 5, 2018 – Atomic Crush Events (ACE) is excited to announce their initial guests for Comic Con Revolution Chicago (CCR CHI). The inaugural show will take place June 1st & 2nd 2019 at The Donald E. Stephens Convention Center in Rosemont, IL. Tickets go on sale today, Wednesday, September 5th, 2018 and are available at


Comic Con Revolution Chicago is bringing some of the most talented comic book creators, artists, authors and more to create a one-of-a-kind event.  To complete your Revolution experience, ACE is offering attendees exclusive programming and an exhibit hall filled with comic dealers, collectibles, toys and so much more.


Guests scheduled to appear include Chiara Bautista (Fine Artist), Amanda Conner (Harley Quinn), Joe Eisma (Archie), Fabian Nicieza (Deadpool), James O’Barr (The Crow), Jimmy Palmiotti (Harley Quinn), author Timothy Zahn (Heir to the Empire) and rounding out the initial list is professional cosplayer Angi Viper, who will be cosplaying Comic Con Revolution’s original heroine, Jetpack Jules. Additional guest announcements will follow in the coming months as we continue to build a unique comics-focused convention experience for all Chicagoland fans.


“I’ve been going to cons in Rosemont for more than 15 years, so bringing our brand of comic con to the people of Chicago is very special to me,” said Atomic Crush Events Co-owner and founder Mike Scigliano.  “Chicago is one of the biggest comic book towns there is, so it is really satisfying to build an event that I feel it truly deserves.”


Order your tickets to Comic Con Revolution today. Early bird pricing will be available until December 31, 2018.  Early bird pricing is as follows: Adult weekend tickets are $40, Teen weekend tickets (13-17) are $30, Adult Saturday tickets are $25, Teen Saturday tickets (13-17) are $18.75, Adult Sunday tickets are $20 and Teen Sunday tickets (13-17) are $15. As always, kids aged 12 & under are free with the purchase of an adult ticket.  Tickets purchased at the door will be $5 more per ticket.  In addition to the savings, advanced ticket holders will receive a limited edition art print, as well as being able to enter the exhibit floor an hour early each day.


Advanced purchased tickets can be shipped directly to you, or will be available for on-site pick up Friday, May 31st, 2019 before CCR CHI begins. Tickets can also still be picked up either show day.



Donald E. Stephens Convention Center

5555 N. River Road
Rosemont, Illinois 60018



Saturday June 1st, 2019 – 10am (9am with advance ticket purchase) – 7pm

Sunday June 2nd, 2019 – 11am (10am with advance ticket purchase) – 5pm


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