And the DC Entertainment 2012 Eisner Award Nominees are…

And the DC Entertainment 2012 Eisner Award Nominees are…

By Official Press Release Thursday, April 5th, 2012
The nominees for the 2012 Eisner Awards have been announced – and DC Entertainment has been honored with 15 nominations, including two shared with Chronicle Books!

 

Considered by many to be "The Oscars" of comic book industry awards,the winners will be named this July at the San Diego Comic-Con International, the largest and oldest comic convention in the United States.

 

DC Entertainment congratulates all of this year’s nominees. For the full list click here.



And now for our 2012 Eisner Award Nominees:
 
Best Limited Series

FLASHPOINT: BATMAN – KNIGHT OF VENGEANCE, by Brian Azzarello and Eduardo Risso (Collected in the FLASHPOINT: THE WORLD OF FLASHPOINT FEATURING BATMAN TP)

THE NEW YORK FIVE, by Brian Wood and Ryan Kelly (Collected in THE NEW YORK FIVE TP)


Best Writer:

Jeff Lemire, ANIMAL MAN; FLASHPOINT: FRANKENSTEIN AND THE CREATURES OF THE UNKNOWN, FRANKENSTEIN: AGENT OF S.H.A.D.E., SWEET TOOTH


Best Single Issue:

THE UNWRITTEN #24: “Stairway to Heaven” by Mike Carey, Peter Gross, and Al Davison (Collected in THE UNWRITTEN VOL. ON TO GENESIS TP)


Best Reality-Based Work:

MARZI: A MEMOIR, by Marzena Sowa and Sylvain Savoia


Best Publication for Kids (ages 8–12)

THE ALL-NEW BATMAN: THE BRAVE AND THE BOLD, by Sholly Fisch, Rick Burchett, and Dan Davis (Collected in THE ALL-NEW BATMAN: THE BRAVE AND THE BOLD TP)


Best Archival Collection/Project—Comic Books

THE SUGAR AND SPIKE ARCHIVES VOL. 1 HC, by Sheldon Mayer


Best Graphic Album—Reprint

WE3 DELUXE EDITION HC, by Grant Morrison and Frank Quitely


Best Writer:

Mike Carey, THE UNWRITTEN


Best Penciller/Inker or Penciller/Inker Team:

Michael Allred, iZOMBIE


Best Cover Artist:

Michael Allred, iZOMBIE

Yuko Shimizu, THE UNWRITTEN


Best Coloring:

Laura Allred, iZOMBIE


Best Archival Collection/Project—Comic Books:
THE
MAD FOLD-IN COLLECTION by Al Jaffee (Chronicle)

Best Publication Design:
THE
MAD FOLD-IN COLLECTION designed by Michael Morris (Chronicle)