Last night the first Harvey awards under the auspices of New York Comic Con were handed out and the winners are: Book of the Year: MONSTRESS by Marjorie Liu and Sana Takeda (Image) Digital Book of the Year – BARRIER by Brian K. Vaughn, Marcos Martin and Muntsa Vicente (Panel Syndicate) Best Children or […]
The new and – one expects – improved Harvey Awards have just announced their first two Hall of Fame inductees and they are good: Roz Chast and Dave Gibbons.
That makes one Harvey nomination and two Eisner nominations
Fewer awards and a more structured nomination process for this year’s kudos.
As we’ve mentioned here a few times, the Harvey Awards are on hold this year while they transition from being held at Baltmore Comic-Con to moving to New York Comic Con. But there will be Harvey related activity this year: A reception is being held Saturday at Hudson Mercantile, and the late Darwyn Cooke and […]
Last October it was officially announced that The Harvey Awards would be leaving Baltimore Comic Con. While their future home was never confirmed, The Beat learned that ReedPOP would be hosting the Harvey’s moving forward. However, there was never an OFFICIAL announcement of the new home until today. New York Comic Con has been confirmed as […]
It’s hard to keep up with all the comics awards news, but the BIG news ia that Baltimore Comicon will host the inaugural edition of the Ringo Awards this September. Named after the late artist Mike Wieringo, the Ringo nominees will be selected by both pros AND fans. As the announcement says: Pro and Fan […]
Update: A pervious version of this story used the word “purchased” regarding ReedPOP’s invlvement but it is a partnership similar to the one the Harvey Awards had with Baltimore Comic Con. The Beat has learned that ReedPOP, the company that runs New York Comic Con and 28 other pop culture events worldwide, will partner with the Harvey […]
The deadline for final voting for the Harvey Awards is midnight on Monday, August 8th, 2016 – that’s tonight! I’m guessing it’s EDT to be safe. This is your last chance to vote for or against Valiant, so hop to it! If you on’t like the choices, you can always do a write in, as […]
Legendary is a word often over used, but Al Jaffee is truly a legendary cartoonist. Still drawing Mad magazine’s fold-ins at age 95, he’s been named the world’s oldest working cartoonist, and now he’ll be the latest winner of the Harvey Kurtzman Hall of Fame Award, which will be presented as part of the Harvey […]