Dark Horse garner 10 Eisner nominations
Archival works and a whole lot of Black Hammer have been recognized by this year’s Eisner Awards, netting Dark Horse 10 total nominations. Check out the publisher’s full list of noms below which, again, includes a lot of Black Hammer. Props to Jeff Lemire and Dean Ormston for leading the charge.
Per Dark Horse:
DARK HORSE RECEIVES 10 EISNER AWARD NOMINATIONS
Dark Horse is thrilled to present the Eisner Nominated titles of 2019!
MILWAUKIE, Ore. (April 24, 2019)—Dark Horse is delighted to share with you this year’s Eisner Awards 2019 nominations. The nominees, chosen by a blue-ribbon panel of judges, reflect the wide range of material published in comics and graphic novels.
Named for acclaimed comics creator Will Eisner, the awards are in their fourteenth year of highlighting the best publications and creators in comics and graphic novels.
DARK HORSE EISNER AWARD NOMINEES 2019
Best Single Issue/One-Shot: Black Hammer: Cthu-Louise, by Jeff Lemire and Emi Lenox
Best Continuing Series: Black Hammer: Age of Doom, by Jeff Lemire, Dean Ormston, and Rich Tommaso
Best U.S. Edition of International Material: Niourk, by Olivier Vatine, translated by Brandon Kander and Diana Schutz
Best Archival Collection/Project—Comic Books: Will Eisner’s A Contract with God: Curator’s Collection, edited by John Lind
Best Comics-Related Book: Yoshitaka Amano: The Illustrated Biography—Beyond the Fantasy, by Florent Gorges, translated by Laure Dupont
Best Publication Design: Will Eisner’s A Contract with God: Curator’s Collection, designed by John Lind
Best Writer: Jeff Lemire, Black Hammer: Age of Doom, Black Hammer: Quantum Age, Doctor Star & the Kingdom of Lost Tomorrows
Best Coloring: Tamra Bonvillain, Alien 3
Best Lettering: Todd Klein, Black Hammer: Age of Doom, Neil Gaiman’s A Study in Emerald
Best Lettering: David Aja, Seeds
The Eisner Awards ceremony will be presented at this year’s San Diego Comic Con.