J.H. Williams III, Mike Mignola, Grant Morrison and Fabio Moon and Gabriel Ba were among the big winners of the 2011 Eagle Awards, presented Saturday in conjunction with the London MCM Expo. Comic Book Resources was selected as the best comics-related website for the second year in a row.
Established in 1976, the United Kingdom-based fan awards recognized U.K. and U.S. creators and their works. The winners are:
Favorite newcomer writer: Paul CornellFavorite newcomer artist: Sara PichelliFavorite writer: Grant MorrisonFavorite writer/artist: Mike MignolaFavorite artist -- pencils: J.H. Williams IIIFavorite artist -- inks: Mike MignolaFavorite artist -- fully painted works: J.H. Williams IIIFavorite colorist: Dave StewartFavorite letterer: Richard StarkingsFavorite editor: Matt Smith/ThargFavorite publisher: DC Comics/Vertigo/WildStormFavorite American comic book -- color: Batman and Robin, by Grant Morrison plus various (DC Comics)Favorite American comic book -- black and white: The Walking Dead, by Robert Kirkman and Charlie Adlard (Image Comics) Favorite British comic book -- color: 2000AD, by various (Rebellion)Favorite British comic book -- black and white: Commando, by various (DC Thomson)Favorite new comic book: Daytripper, by Fabio Moon and Gabriel Ba (DC Comics/Vertigo)Favorite manga: Fullmetal Alchemist, by Hiromu Arakawa (Square Enix/Viz Media)Favorite European comic book: Blacksad, by Juan Diaz Canales and Juanjo Guarnido (Darguad/Dark Horse Comics)Favorite web-based comic: Axe Cop, by Malachai and Ethan NicolleFavorite single story: Daytripper #8, by Fabio Moon and Gabriel Ba (DC Comics/Vertigo)Favorite continued story: The Walking Dead #73-79: Too Far Gone, by Robert Kirkman and Charlie Adlard (Image Comics)Favorite 2010 cover: Batwoman #0, by J.H. Williams IIIFavorite 2010 original graphic novel: Scott Pilgrim, Vol. 6: Scott Pilgrim's Finest Hour, by Bryan Lee O'Malley (Fourth Estate)Favorite reprint compilation: Absolute All-Star Superman, by Grant Morrison and Frank Quitely (DC Comics)Favorite comics-related book: 75 Years of DC Comics, by Paul Levitz (Taschen GmBH)Favorite comics-related movie or TV show: Scott Pilgrim Vs. the WorldFavorite comics-related website: Comic Book ResourcesFavorite magazine about comics: Wizard (Wizard)Roll of honor: Dave Gibbons