It's finally here! Check out the list of this year's 2013 Ignatz Award Nominees below. Now with 99% more links for your reference pleasure!
Outstanding Artist -Lille Carré for Heads or Tails -Michael DeForge for Lose #4 -Miriam Katin for Letting It Go -Ulli Lust for Today is the Last Day of the Rest of Your Life -Patrick McEown for Hair Shirt
Outstanding Anthology or Collection -The Freddie Stories by Lynda Barry -Heads or Tails by Lille Carré -Peter Bagge's Other Stuff by Peter Bagge -Stark #1 by Tusen Hjartan -Very Casual by Michael DeForge
Outstanding Graphic Novel -The Property by Rutu Modan -Susceptible by Genevieve Castree -Today is the Last Day of the Rest of Your Life by Ulli Lust -When David Lost His Voice by Judith Vanistendael -You’ll Never Know Vol. 3: A Soldier’s Heart by Carol Tyler
Outstanding Story -"Arid" (Secret Prison #7) by Tom Hart -Birdseye Bristoe by Dan Zettwoch -"The Carnival" (Heads or Tails) by Lilli Carré -Gold Star by John Martz -“Neighbors" (Stark #1) by Joanna Hellgren
Promising New Talent -Sam Alden for Hawaii 1997 & Haunter -Nathan Bulmer for Eat More Bikes (read our review of Eat More Bikes) -Philippa Rice for Looking Out -Diana Thung for August Moon (read our review of August Moon) -Angie Wang for "The Teacup Tree" (Secret Prison #7)
Outstanding Series -The Hive by Charles Burns -Lose by Michael DeForge (read our review of Lose 2-4) -Madtown High by Whit Taylor -Pope Hats by Ethan Rilly (read our two-fer review of Pope Hats 1-3) -Prison Pit by Johnny Ryan
Outstanding Comic -Hyperspeed to Nowhere 2: Return to Entropy by Lale Westvind -The Life Problem by Austin English -Looking Out by Philippa Rice -Pope Hats #3 by Ethan Rilly -St. Owl's Bay by Simon Hanselmann
Outstanding Minicomic -The End of the Fucking World: Part 16 by Charles Forsman (read our review of TEOTFW #1-11) -Il Cammino Delle Capre by Kris Mukai and Zachary Zezima -Hawaii 1997 by Sam Alden -Layaway by Joseph Lambert -Powdered Milk Vol. 10: The Man Who Could Not Read by Keiler Roberts
Outstanding Online Comic -Bird Boy by Annie Szabla (read our review of Bird Boy) -Haunter by Sam Alden -Gabby's Playhouse - Ken Dahl/Gabby Schulz -July Diary by Gabrielle Bell -SuperMutant Magic Academy by Jillian Tamaki
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