A Vicious Circle, Lee Bermejo, and James Tynion IV, will represent BOOM! Studios in the industry’s most prestigious award nominations, the Eisners.
The press release follows:
Media Release — BOOM! Studios is proud to announce it has received three key nominations in the 2023 Eisner Awards, celebrating the best of the year in comics. This includes two nominations for BOOM! Studios along with one shared nomination in 2023.
The full list of nominated comics and talent are below:
– Best Single Issue/One-Shot: A Vicious Circle Book 1 by Mattson Tomlin and Lee Bermejo (BOOM! Studios)
– Best Painter/Multimedia Artist (interior art): Lee Bermejo, A Vicious Circle (BOOM! Studios)
– Best Writer: James Tynion IV, House of Slaughter, Something Is Killing the Children, Wynd (BOOM! Studios); The Nice House on the Lake, The Sandman Universe: Nightmare Country (DC); The Closet, The Department of Truth (Image)
“We continue to be thrilled with the recognition our titles receive from the Eisner Awards,” said Matt Gagnon, Editor-in-Chief, BOOM! Studios. “We couldn’t be prouder of the phenomenal work Mattson and Lee have put into the brilliant event series, A Vicious Circle. James Tynion’s work on not only House of Slaughter, Something Is Killing The Children, and Wynd, but his entire comics library is a well deserved nomination and worthy of celebration. Congratulations to all of the talented people who participated in these books and made their success possible!”
The Will Eisner Comic Industry Awards are presented under the auspices of Comic-Con International, a nonprofit educational organization dedicated to creating awareness of and appreciation for comics and related popular artforms, primarily through the presentation of conventions and events that celebrate the historic and ongoing contributions of comics to art and culture. A full list of nominees can be found at the Eisner Award website.
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About BOOM! Studios
BOOM! Studios was founded by Ross Richie in 2005 with the singular focus of creating world-class comic book and graphic novel storytelling for all audiences. Through four distinct imprints—BOOM! Studios, BOOM! Box, KaBOOM!, and Archaia—the company has produced bestselling, award-winning original work, including Keanu Reeves’ BRZRKR, Something is Killing the Children, and Lumberjanes, while also breaking new ground with established licenses such as Mighty Morphin Power Rangers, Dune, Magic: The Gathering, Buffy The Vampire Slayer, and The Jim Henson Company properties. R.L. Stine’s Just Beyond, based on bestselling BOOM! graphic novel series, is currently streaming on Disney+. BOOM! will also bring their original series to life through a first-look relationship with Netflix including the upcoming animated TV series Mech Cadets in 2023. Please visit www.boom-studios.com for more information.