News Manga at the Eisner Awards
posted on 2002-04-09 17:12 EDT
The nominees for the comic communinty's prestigous Eisner Awards have been announced. Manga related nominees include Akira, by Katsuhiro Otomo (Dark Horse) for Best Archival Collection/Project, Akira, by Katsuhiro Otomo (Dark Horse), Eagle, by Kaiji Kawaguchi (Viz), and Uzumaki, by Junji Ito (Viz) for Best U.S. Edition of Foreign Material, Makoto Kobayashi, "What's Michael?" in Super Manga Blast (Dark Horse) for Best Writer/Artist Humor, and Osamu Tezuka is a judge's choice for the Hall of Fame. The complete nominee list can be seen here
Here's a salute to bygone American anime companies, we knew ye well.