Winners Announced for 2021 Eisner Awards

The best work in comics was once again celebrated at the virtual edition of this year’s San Diego Comic Con. Check out some of the major awards below (and for the full list, please visit the official Comic-Con International website):

Best Continuing Series: Usagi Yojimbo, by Stan Sakai (IDW)

Best Limited Series and Best Humor Publication: Superman’s Pal Jimmy Olsen, by Matt Fraction and Steve Lieber 

Best New Series: Black Widow, by Kelly Thompson and Elena Casagrande

Best Publication for Kids (9-12) and Best Adaptation from Another Medium: Superman Smashes the Klan, by Gene Luen Yang and Gurihiru

Best Graphic Album (Graphic Novel): Pulp, by Ed Brubaker and Sean Phillips (Image)

Best Digital Comic: Friday, by Ed Brubaker and Marcos Martin (Panel Syndicate)

Best Writer: James Tynion IV, Something Is Killing the Children, Wynd (BOOM! Studios); Batman (DC); The Department of Truth (Image)

Best Penciler/Inker: Michael Allred,  X-Ray Robot (Dark Horse); Bowie: Stardust, Rayguns & Moonage Daydreams (Insight Editions)

Best Cover Artist: Peach Momoko, Buffy the Vampire Slayer #19, Mighty Morphin #2, Something Is Killing the Children #12, Power Rangers #1 (BOOM! Studios)

Best Coloring: Laura Allred, X-Ray Robot (Dark Horse); Bowie: Stardust, Rayguns & Moonage Daydreams (Insight Editions)

Best Lettering: Stan Sakai, Usagi Yojimbo (IDW)

Hall of Fame Inductees: Neil Gaiman, Dave Cockrum, Ruth Atkinson, and Scott McCloud

Congratulations to all of the winners and for helping to elevate the medium once again.

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