Premier Publisher Nominated for TEN Awards by Will Eisner Comic Industry Awards Committee
LOS ANGELES, CA (May 18, 2022) – BOOM! Studios is proud to announce it has received ten total nominations in the 2022 Eisner Awards, honoring the best in the comic book industry. This includes seven nominations for BOOM! Studios releases including nominations for each of its diverse imprints – BOOM! Studios, BOOM! Box, KaBOOM! & Archaia – along with three shared nominations in 2022.
The full list of nominated comics and talent are below:
Best Single Issue/One-Shot: Mouse Guard: The Owlhen Caregiver and Other Tales by David Petersen (BOOM!/Archaia)
Best Continuing Series: Something Is Killing the Children by James Tynion IV and Werther Dell’Edera (BOOM! Studios)
Best Limited Series: The Many Deaths of Laila Starr by Ram V and Filipe Andrade (BOOM! Studios)
Best Publication for Teens: Wynd by James Tynion IV and Michael Dialynas (BOOM! Box)
Best Penciller/Inker or Penciller/Inker Team: Filipe Andrade, The Many Deaths of Laila Starr (BOOM! Studios)
Best Coloring: Filipe Andrade and Inês Amaro, The Many Deaths of Laila Starr (BOOM! Studios)
Best Lettering: Ed Dukeshire, Once & Future and Seven Secrets (BOOM Studios)
Best Writer: Ram V, The Many Deaths of Laila Starr (BOOM! Studios); The Swamp Thing (DC); Carnage: Black, White & Blood, Venom (Marvel)
Best Writer: James Tynion IV, House of Slaughter, Something Is Killing the Children, Wynd (BOOM! Studios); The Nice House on the Lake, The Joker, Batman, DC Pride 2021 (DC); The Department of Truth (Image); Razorblades (Tiny Onion)
Best Cover Artist: Julian Totino Tedesco, Just Beyond: Monstrosity, Dune: House Atreides (BOOM! Studios); Action Comics (DC); The Walking Dead Deluxe (Image Skybound)
“It’s been an amazing year for comics, and we’re honored to have so many of the creators we work with and their projects recognized by the Eisner committee,” said Matt Gagnon, Editor-in-Chief, BOOM! Studios. “We’re proud of the phenomenal work from all the creators nominated and congratulate them on the honor of this recognition!”
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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