DC Entertainment Garners Ten Eisner Award Nominations

DC Entertainment Garners Ten Eisner Award Nominations

By Official Press Release Wednesday, April 25th, 2018

DC Entertainment Garners Ten Eisner Award Nominations Including
Multiple Nods For MISTER MIRACLE And THE FLINTSTONES

The nominees for the 30th annual Will Eisner Comic Industry Awards was announced today, and DC Entertainment has earned 10 nominations! Celebrated as “the Oscars of the comics world,” for three decades the prestigious Eisner Awards has celebrated the industry’s very best releases and talent.

For the 2018 ceremony, MISTER MIRACLE and THE FLINTSTONES both earned nominations for Best Limited Series, while writers Tom King and Mark Russell and artists Mitch Gerads and Nick Derington also were recognized for their stellar work. Plus, letterer John Workman also received a nomination for MOTHER PANIC and IDW’s RAGNAROK.

Chosen by a highly lauded panel of judges and voted on by industry professionals, this year’s winners will be announced at the annual ceremony at San Diego Comic-Con.

DC Entertainment titles and creators are represented among the elite with the following nominations:

Best Limited Series:
The Flintstones, by Mark Russell, Steve Pugh, Rick Leonardi, and Scott Hanna (DC)
Mister Miracle by Tom King and Mitch Gerads (DC)

Best Humor Publication:
Batman/Elmer Fudd Special #1, by Tom King, Lee Weeks, and Byron Vaughn (DC)
The Flintstones, by Mark Russell, Steve Pugh, Rick Leonardi, and Scott Hanna (DC)

Best Writer:
Tom King, Batman, Batman Annual #2, Batman/Elmer Fudd Special #1, Mister Miracle (DC)
Mark Russell, The Flintstones (DC)

Best Penciller/Inker or Penciller/Inker Team:
Mitch Gerads, Mister Miracle (DC)

Best Cover Artist:
Nick Derington, Mister Miracle (DC); Doom Patrol (DC’s Young Animal)

Best Coloring:
Mitch Gerads, Mister Miracle (DC)

Best Lettering:
John Workman, Mother Panic (DC’s Young Animal); Ragnarok (IDW)

A full list of nominees can be found at www.comic-con.org

 

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