Read a (Possibly) Award Winning Comic

April 16, 2011 at 9:00 am Leave a comment

The Eisner Awards, named after legendary comics artist Will Eisner, recently announced their award nominations, so take this chance to read a nominee and see who you think deserves to win! The winners will be announced at Comic-Con July 22.  See all the nominees here.

Mouse Guard: Legends of the Guard
A collection of stories about the brave, fabled Mouse Guard are told by the patrons in the June Alley Inn, whose proprietor has offered a prize to whoever can tell the greatest tale.

Nominated for:
Best Cover Artist, David Peterson
Best Anthology

   
SilverFin: The Graphic Novel
Young James Bond, while attending boarding school at Eton in the 1930s, must battle against an insane arms dealer who, by using killer eels, is attempting to create a race of indestructible soldiers on the eve of World War II.

Nominated for:
Best Adaptation From Another Work

   
Ghostopolis
When Garth Hale is accidentally zapped into the ghost world by a washed-up ghost wrangler, he discovers that he has special powers. Soon he finds himself on the run from the evil ruler of Ghostopolis.

Nominated for:
Best Lettering, Doug TenNapel
Best Publication for Teens
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