SDCC 2012 – IDW Publishing Celebrates Three Eisner Award Wins
At the 2012 Will Eisner Comic Industry Awards, IDW Publishing collected three of the prestigious awards. The range of awards included Best Graphic Album – Reprint, Best Short Story, and Best Archival Collection/Project Comic Books.
Walter Simonson’s The Mighty Thor Artist’s Edition won Best Archival Collection/Project – Comic Books. This astounding edition collects scans of Simonson’s personal original art and is edited by Scott Dunbier.
Well deserved and praised, Darwyn Cooke’s, The Martini Edition, thecompilation of The Hunter and The Outfit graphic novel adaptation series of Richard Stark’s Parker, received two awards for Best Graphic Album – Reprint and Best Short Story for The Seventh. Cooke won the 2011 Eisner for Best Writer/Artist for The Outfit, and The Hunter won the 2010 Eisner for Best Adaptation from Another Work. The third installment of the acclaimed series, The Score has just launched and is now available for sale.