Media Release — Dark Horse has had great success in this year’s Will Eisner Comic Industry Awards, with nine individual nominations, as well as two shared nominations, for eleven nominations overall. Additionally, Dark Horse’s Mike Mignola has garnered a total of five nominations individually, giving him the highest number of any creator.
The complete list of Dark Horse nominations can be found below. Dark Horse congratulates all of our nominated creators!
Best Single Issue: Hellboy: Double Feature of Evil, by Mike Mignola and Richard Corben
Best Limited Series: Baltimore: The Plague Ships, by Mike Mignola, Christopher Golden, and Ben Stenbeck
Best Graphic Album—Reprint: The Amazing Screw-On Head and Other Curious Objects, by Mike Mignola
Best Graphic Album—Reprint: Beasts of Burden: Animal Rites, by Evan Dorkin and Jill Thompson
Best Graphic Album—Reprint: Motel Art Improvement Service, by Jason Little
Best Penciller/Inker or Penciller/Inker Team: Richard Corben, Hellboy
Best Painter/Multimedia Artist (interior art): Juanjo Guarnido, Blacksad
Best Cover Artist: Mike Mignola, Hellboy, Baltimore
Best Comics-Related Book: The Oddly Compelling Art of Denis Kitchen, by Charles Brownstein and Denis Kitchen
Best Cover Artist: Dave Johnson, Abe Sapien: The Abyssal Plain (Dark Horse); Unknown Soldier (Vertigo/DC); Punisher/Max, Deadpool (Marvel)
Best Coloring: Dave Stewart, Hellboy, B.P.R.D., Baltimore, Let Me In (Dark Horse); Detective Comics (DC); Neil Young’s Greendale, Daytripper, Joe the Barbarian (Vertigo/DC)