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August 18, 2016

Your 2016 Ignatz Award Nominees


The 2016 Ignatz Award Nominees were made public by e-mail and site-posting through SPX. The longtime awards are jury-nominated and then voted on by those attending the Expo.


Outstanding Artist

* Daniel Clowes for Patience
* Ryan Heshka for Mean Girls Club
* Kevin Huizenga for Ganges
* Noah Van Sciver for Disquiet
* Tillie Walden for The End of Summer


Outstanding Anthology or Collection

* Beverly by Nick Drnaso
* Beyond: The Queer Sci Fi and Fantasy Anthology edited by Sfé R. Monster and Taneka Stotts
* The Complete Wimmen's Comix edited by Trina Robbins
* Killing And Dying by Adrian Tomine
* Step Aside, Pops! by Kate Beaton


Outstanding Graphic Novel

* Hot Dog Taste Test by Lisa Hanawalt
* Nod Away by Josh Cotter
* Sick by Gabby Schulz
* Soldier's Heart by Carol Tyler
* Trashed by Derf Backderf


Outstanding Story

* The Hunter by Joe Sparrow
* Killing and Dying by Adrian Tomine
* Megg & Mogg In Amsterdam from Megg & Mogg in Amsterdam and Other Stories by Simon Hanselmann
* My Hot Date by Noah Van Sciver
* Shrine of the Monkey God by Kim Deitch from Kramers Ergot 9


Promising New Talent

* Kevin Budnik for Handbook
* Maia Kobabe for Tom O'Bedlam
* Sara Lautman for The Ultimate Laugh, Grape Nuts
* Carolyn Nowak for Radishes
* Tillie Walden for I Love This Part


Outstanding Series

* Cartozia Tales edited by Isaac Cates
* Demon by Jason Shiga
* Ganges by Kevin Huizenga
* Megg & Mogg & Owl by Simon Hanselmann
* Powdered Milk by Keiler Roberts


Outstanding Comic

* As the Crow Flies by Melanie Gillman
* Be Good by John Martz
* Fantasy Sports No. 1 by Sam Bosma
* Patience by Daniel Clowes
* Shrine of the Monkey God by Kim Deitch from Kramers Ergot 9


Outstanding Minicomic

* The Experts by Sophie Franz
* Laffy Meal by Pranas T. Naujokaitis
* Maps to the Suns by Sloane Leong
* Radishes by Carolyn Nowak
* The Unofficial Cuckoo's Nest by Luke Healy


Outstanding Online Comic

* A Cartoonist's Diary by Rina Ayuyang
* Just Doing My Job by Gynnis Fawkes
* Octopus Pie by Meredith Gran
* A Small Revolution by Samantha Leriche-Gionet (AKA Boum)
* Vattu by Evan Dahm


Congratulations to all the nominees.

SPX will be held Saturday, September 17 and September 18. The Ignatzes are held the evening of the 17th. They are sponsored by the Submit program at comiXology.

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