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May 21, 2014


Watson And Holmes Dominates 2014 Glyph Award Winners

imageWork connected to the series Watson And Holmes was cited in for of this year's winners at the Glyph Awards, all for that title's sixth issue: story of the year, the fan award for best work, best writer (for Brandon Easton) and best artist (N. Steven Harris). Other winners presented May 16 in conjunction with the East Coast Black Age Of Comics Convention in Philadelphia include a shared win by Harris for his work on the Best Female Character Ajala from the series of the same name, and the reprinting of the key historical comic "Martin Luther King and the Montgomery Story."

Winners in bold as follows:

STORY OF THE YEAR
* March; John Lewis, Andrew Aydin And Nate Powell
* Watson And Holmes #6; N. Steven Harris And Brandon Easton
* Watson And Holmes: A Study In Black; Karl Bollers And Rick Leonardi And Larry Stroman

BEST COVER
* Hass #1; B. Alex Thompson
* Indigo; Richard Tyler
* Life And Death In Paradise; Nigel Lynch
* Nowhere Man; Jerome Walford
* The Olympians; Paulo Barrios and Luis Guerrero
* Route 3 #2; Robert Jeffrey and Sean Hill

BEST WRITER
* Brandon Easton; Watson And Holmes #6
* Jamal Igle; Molly Danger
* Anthony Montgomery and Brandon Easton; Miles Away
* Whit Taylor; Boxes
* B. Alex Thompson; Hass #1

BEST ARTIST
* B. Robert Bell; Radio Free Amerika
* Abel Garcia; P.B. Soldier
* N. Steven Harris; Watson And Holmes #6
* Jamal Igle; Molly Danger
* Mshindo Kuumba; Anikulapo
* Mase; Urban Shogun #3: Things Fall Apart
* Jerome Walford; Nowhere Man

BEST MALE CHARACTER
* Anikulapo 'He who has Death in his Pouch'; Anikulapo; Mshindo Kuumba
* Deakon Taylor; One Nation; Jason Reeves
* Dustan Knight / Stactic Shagz; Spirit Bear; Tristan Roach
* Force; Force; Yancey A. Reed
* Jack Maguire; Nowhere Man; Jerome Walford
* Maxwell Miles; Maxwell Miles; Brandon Easton
* Moses B. Verelea; Radio Free Amerika; Robert Jeffery

BEST FEMALE CHARACTER
* Ajala; Ajala: A Series Of Adventures; N. Steven Harris and Robert Garrett
* Mary Freemen; Urban Shogun; James Mason
* Indigo; Indigo: Hit List 3.0; Richard Tyler

RISIING STAR AWARD
* Raymond Ayala; Urban Myth (New Olympians)
* Alverne Ball, Writer; Jason Reeves and Luis Guerrero, Artists; One Nation #1
* Richard Gaskin, Writer; Chris Miller, Artist; The Chronicles Of Piye
* Naseed Gifted; P.B. Soldier Episode One
* Turner Lange; The Adventures Of Wally Fresh
* Tristian Roach; Spirit Bear
* Tony Robinson; The Descendents Meet The Y.E.S. Brigade

BEST COMIC STRIP OR WEBCOMIC
* The Adigun Ogunsanwo; Charles C. J. Juzang
* Blackwax Boulevard; Dmitri Jackson
* Love And Capes: What To Expect; Thom Zahler
* Yes You Can; Ian Herring and Dallas Penn

BEST REPRINT PUBLICATION
* Early Days; Mshindo Kuumba
* Love And Capes: What To Expect; Thom Zahler
* MLK The Montgomery Story; Fellowship of Reconciliation

FAN AWARD FOR BEST WORK
* Boxes; Whit Taylor
* Molly Danger Book One; Jamal Igle
* Urban Shogun #3: Things Fall Apart; Mase
* Watson And Holmes #6; Brandon Easton and N. Steven Harris

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