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May 28, 2011


Your 2011 Eagle Awards Winners

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The Eagle Awards, a British-based fan awards program whose legacy stretches back to the middle 1970s announced their 2011 winners last night in conjunction with the MCM Expo in London. Below are the winners in bold. Congratulations to all winners and all nominees.

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FAVORITE NEWCOMER WRITER
* Al Ewing
* Paul Cornell
* Bryan Lee O'Malley
* Scott Snyder
* Nick Spencer

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FAVORITE NEWCOMER ARTIST
* Bryan Lee O'Malley
* Rafael Albuquerque
* Sara Pichelli
* Sean Murphy
* Fiona Staples

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FAVORITE WRITER
* Grant Morrison
* John Wagner
* Warren Ellis
* Ed Brubaker
* Robert Kirkman

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FAVORITE WRITER/ARTIST
* Gabriel Ba with Fabio Moon
* Darwyn Cooke
* Bryan Lee O'Malley
* Jeff Lemire
* Mike Mignola

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FAVORITE ARTIST: PENCILS
* J. H. Williams III
* Dave Ryan
* Carlos Ezquerra
* Mike Mignola
* Becky Cloonan

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FAVORITE ARTIST: INKS
* Gary Erskine
* Carlos Ezquerra
* Bill Sienkiewicz
* Becky Cloonan
* Mike Mignola

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FAVORITE ARTIST: FULLY-PAINTED ARTWORK
* Ben Templesmith
* Jock
* Alex Ross
* J. H. Williams III
* D'Israeli

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FAVORITE COLORIST
* Len O'Grady
* Jeff Balke
* Dave Stewart
* Laura Allred
* Laura Martin

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FAVORITE LETTERER
* Richard Starkings
* Chris Eliopoulos
* Annie Parkhouse
* Jim Campbell
* Russ Wooton

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FAVORITE EDITOR
* Tom Brevoort
* Matt Smith/Tharg
* Steve Wacker
* Scott Allie
* Todd McFarlane

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FAVORITE PUBLISHER
* Image Comics (inc Top Cow)
* Dark Horse
* DC Comics/Vertigo/WildStorm
* IDW
* Marvel

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FAVORITE AMERICAN COMICBOOK: COLOR
* Doctor Who by Tony Lee plus Various (IDW Publishing)
* Hellboy by Mike Mignola plus Various (Dark Horse)
* Batman and Robin by Grant Morrison plus Various (DC Comics)
* Buffy the Vampire Slayer Season Eight by Various (Dark Horse)
* Amazing Spider-Man by Various (Marvel)

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FAVORITE AMERICAN COMICBOOK: BLACK AND WHITE
* Demo Vol.2 by Brain Wood and Becky Cloonan (DC Comics)
* Echo by Terry Moore (Abstract Studio)
* Age of Bronze by Eric Shanower (Image Comics)
* The Walking Dead by Robert Kirkman and Charlie Adlard (Image Comics)
* RASL by Jeff Smith (Cartoon Comics)

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FAVORITE BRITISH COMICBOOK: COLOR
* Torchwood by Various (Titan Books)
* Dandy by Various (DC Thomson)
* 2000AD by Various (Rebellion)
* The Man of Glass by Martin Flink (Accent UK)
* Doctor Who Magazine by Various (Panini Comics)

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FAVORITE BRITISH COMICBOOK: BLACK AND WHITE
* Commando by Various (DC Thomson)
* Futurequake by Various (Futurequake Publishing)
* Zarjaz by Various (Futurequake Publishing)
* Dogbreath by Various (Futurequake Publishing)
* Paragon by Various (David Cavendish)

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FAVORITE NEW COMICBOOK
* Alan Moore's Neonomicon by Alan Moore and Jacen Burrows (Avatar Press)
* War of the Independents by Dave Ryan (Red Anvil Comics)
* American Vampire by Stephen King, Scott Snyder and Rafael Albuquerque (DC Comics/Vertigo)
* Daytripper by Fabio Moon and Gabriel Ba (DC Comics/Vertigo)
* S.H.I.E.L.D by Jonathan Hickman and Dustin Weaver (Marvel)

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FAVORITE MANGA
* One Piece by Eiirchiro Oda (Shueisha/Viz Media)
* Fullmetal Alchemist by Hiromu Arakawa (Square Enix/Viz Media)
* Berserk by Kenatro Miura (Hakusensha/ Dark Horse Comics)
* Naruto by Masashi Kishimoto (Shueisha/Viz Media)
* Bleach by Tite Kubo (Shueisha/Viz Media)

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FAVORITE EUROPEAN COMICBOOK
* Sky Doll by Alessandro Barbucci and Barbara Canepa (Soleil/Marvel)
* L'Histoire Secrete by Edward Gauvin and Jean-Pierre Pecau (Delcourt/Archaia Studio Press)
* Blacksad by Juan Diaz Canales and Juanjo Guarnido (Darguad/Dark Horse Comics)
* Requiem: Vampire Knight by Pat Mills and Olivier Ledroit (Nickel Editions/Panini Comics)
* The Scorpion by Desberg Desberg and Enrico Marini (Dargaud/Cinebook ltd)

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FAVORITE WEB-BASED COMIC
* xkcd.com by Randall Munroe
* Freak Angels by Warren Ellis and Paul Duffield
* Hark! A Vagrant! By Kate Beaton
* Axe Cop by Malachai and Ethan Nicolle
* Questionable Content by Jeph Jaques

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FAVORITE SINGLE STORY
* A Cat Named Haiku by Mark Poulton and Dexter Weeks (Arcana Studio)
* Legends: The Enchanted #0 by Nick Percival (Radical Comics)
* Sea Bear and Grizzly Shark by Ryan Ottley and Jason Howard (Image Comics)
* Daytripper #8 by Fabio Moon and Gabriel Ba (DC Comics/Vertigo)
* Amazing Spider-Man #625: Endanger Species by Joseph Kelly and Max Fuimara (Marvel)

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FAVORITE CONTINUED STORY
* The Walking Dead #73-79: Too Far Gone by Robert Kirkman and Charlie Adlard (Image Comics)
* Hellboy #47-49: The Storm by Mike Mignola and Duncan Fegredo (Dark Horse)
* 2000AD #1650-1693: Judge Dredd: Tour of Duty (Rebellion)
* Invincible #71-continuing: The Viltrumite War by Robert Kirkman and Ryan Ottley (Image Comics)
* Fables #94-98: Rose Red by Bill Willingham and Mark Buckingham (DC Comics/Vertigo)

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FAVORITE 2010 COVER
* Batwoman #0 by J.H. Williams III
* Daytripper #2 by Gabriel Ba
* Axe Cop: Vol 1 by Ethan Nicolle
* War of the Independents by Dave Ryan
* 2000AD Prog 1700 by Jonathan Davis Hunt

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FAVORITE 2010 ORIGINAL GRAPHIC NOVEL
* Richard Stark's Parker: The Outfit by Darwyn Cooke
* Hellblazer: Pandemonium by Jamie Delano and Jock
* At The Mountains of Madness by H.P. Lovecraft and Ian Culbard (SELFMADE HERO)
* Superman: Earth One by J. Michael Straczynski and Shane Davis (DC Comics)
* Scott Pilgrim Vol 6: Scott Pilgrim's Finest Hour by Bryan Lee O'Malley (Fourth Estate)

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FAVORITE REPRINT COMPILATION
* Doctor Who: Fugitive by Tony Lee, Al Davison and Matthew Smith (IDW Publishing)
* Absolute All Star Superman by Grant Morrison and Frank Quietly (DC Comics)
* Charley's War: Great Mutiny by Pat Mills and Joe Colquhoun (Titan Books ltd)
* Batwoman: Elegy by Gregg Rucker and J.H. Williams III (DC Comics)
* The Walking Dead: Volume 13 by Robert Kirkman, Charlie Adlard and Cliff Rathburn (Image Comics)

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FAVORITE COMICS-RELATED BOOK
* Icons: The DC Comics and Wildstorm Art of Jim Lee by Jim Lee and Bill Baker (Titan Books ltd)
* 75 Years of DC Comics by Paul Levitz (Taschen GmBH)
* The Horror, The Horror: Comic Books The Government Didn't Want You To Read by Jim Trombetta and R. Spiel (Harry N. Abrams, Inc.)
* Cover Run: The DC Comic Art of Adam Hughes by Adam Hughes (DC Comics)
* Mega-City One Archives by August Hann and Aaron Dembski-Bowden (Mongoose Publishing)

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FAVORITE COMICS-RELATED MOVIE OR TV SHOW
* Scott Pilgrim Vs the World
* Iron Man 2
* Kick Ass
* The Walking Dead
* The Big Bang Theory

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FAVORITE MAGAZINE ABOUT COMICS
* Wizard (Wizard)
* Alter Ego (TwoMorrows)
* Back Issue (TwoMorrows)
* Comic Heroes (Future Publishing)
* Tripwire (Tripwire)

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FAVORITE COMICS-RELATED WEBSITE
* Girls Read Comics Too
* Newsarama.com
* Comic Book Resources
* Bleeding Cool
* Comic Attack
* Comics Alliance

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ROLL OF HONOR
* Carlos Ezquerra
* John Byrne
* David Mazzuchelli
* Bryan Lee O'Malley
* Dave Gibbons

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