News Osamu Tezuka's Dororo Manga Wins Eisner Award
posted on 2009-07-25 09:15 EDT
Osamu Tezuka's Dororo manga (Vertical) has won the Will Eisner Award for Best U.S. Edition of International Material—Japan at Comic-Con International on Friday evening in San Diego, California. Dororo is only the third winner of the recently added category. (Garon Tsuchiya and Nobuaki Minegishi's Old Boy won the first award, while Taiyo Matsumoto's Tekkonkinkreet: Black & White won last year.) Although Japanese manga titles were nominated in three other categories, no other Japanese manga won awards this year. Dororo was competing against Kazuo Umezu's Cat Eyed Boy (Viz Media), Naoki Urasawa's Monster (Viz Media), Jiro Taniguchi's The Quest for the Missing Girl (Fanfare / Ponent Mon), and Inio Asano's Solanin (Viz Media).
this article has been modified since it was originally posted; see change history
- Cowboy Bebop
- Fatal Fury the Movie
- High School DxD New ― Shelf Worthy Cowboy Bebop Complete Series BD Fatal Fury: the Movie DVD Boob Show High School DxD New BD+DVD Rental Nothing this week Perishable Nothing this week Revisiting old classics is sometimes a little scary. There's always...