NEWS: Good Irish Representation on 2012 Eagle Awards Nominations List

The longlist of nominations for the 2012 Eagle Awards have been announced and there is a nice mix of Irish representation featured in several different categories. Voting is open right now with the winner to be announced at the MCM Expo in London in May. Take a look below for the Irish nods on the list and follow the link to cast your vote.


THESE ARE THE PRE-NOMINATIONS AS OF THE TIME OF WRITING:
Favourite Newcomer Writer:
Alan Nolan, Michael Carroll, Maura McHugh & Mike Lynch
Favourite Newcomer Artist
Alwyn Talbot, Declan Shalvey, Robert Carey & Stephen Downey
Favourite Writer
Alan Nolan, Garth Ennis & Michael Carroll
Favourite Writer/Artist
Alan Nolan & Nick Roche
Favourite Artist: Pencils
Declan Shalvey, Kevin ‘Gio’ Logue, PJ Holden & Stephen Thompson
Favourite Artist: Inks
Declan Shalvey & Stephen Downey
Favourite Artist: Fully Painted Artwork
Alwyn Talbot
Favourite Colourist
Ciaran Lucas & Len O’Grady
Favourite Publisher
O’Brien Press
Favourite New Comicbook
Jennifer Wilde & The Wren
Favourite European Comicbook
Jennifer Wilde, Ri Ra & The Wren
Favourite Web Based Comic
Pogoshots
Favourite 2011 Single Story
Band of Buthcers: Tales of the Fallen, Numbercruncher, Judge Dredd: Caterpillars, Judge Dredd: Downtime, The Boys: Butcher, Baker, Candlestickmaker #3, The Society For The Remarkable Suicide & Transformer# 125: The Death of Optimus Prime
Favourite 2011 Continued Story
Jennifer Wilde, The Boys & Zombies Hi!
Favourite 2011 Cover
The Society for the Remarkable Suicide, Transformers #125: The Death of Optimus Prime & Zombies Hi! #4
Favourite 2011 Original Graphic Novel
Death by Chocolate & The Society For The Remarkable Suicide
Favourite 2011 Reprint Compilation
Sancho: Demons of Dublin
Favourite Comics Related Web Site
Irish Comic News & Comic Buzz
Roll of Honour
Garth Ennis
http://www.eagleawards.co.uk/nominations/