DC Comics creators and projects took home an impressive eleven awards at the 2005 Eisner Awards ceremony, held on July 15 at Comic-Con International: San Diego 2005.
DC congratulates this year’s winners, and thanks the Eisner Nominating Committee and all those who voted.
DC’s 2005 Eisner Award winners are:
Best Serialized Story
FABLES #19-27: “March of the Wooden Soldiers,” by Bill Willingham, Mark Buckingham and Steve Leialoha (available in the FABLES: MARCH OF THE WOODEN SOLDIERS TP – AUG040453)
Best Limited Series
DC: THE NEW FRONTIER, by Darwyn Cooke (available in the DC: THE NEW FRONTIER VOL. 1 TP, FEB058027, and the DC: THE NEW FRONTIER VOL. 2 TP – FEB050272)
Best New Series
EX MACHINA, by Brian K. Vaughan, Tony Harris and Tom Feister
Best Publication for a Younger Audience
PLASTIC MAN, by Kyle Baker and Scott Morse (Available in the PLASTIC MAN: ON THE LAM TP – JUL040639)
Best Graphic Album-New
THE ORIGINALS, by Dave Gibbons (Available in hardcover – JUL040701; softcover edition solicited in the August edition of Previews, Volume XV #8, for October in-store)
Brian K. Vaughan, Y: THE LAST MAN, EX MACHINA
Best Penciller/Inker or Penciller/Inker Team (tie)
John Cassaday, PLANETARY, I AM LEGION: DANCING FAUN (available for reorder – JUN040816)
Frank Quitely, WE3
Best Painter/Multimedia Artist (interior art)
Teddy Kristiansen, IT’S A BIRD…
Dave Stewart, DC: THE NEW FRONTIER
Todd Klein, PROMETHEA; TOM STRONG; TOM STRONG’S TERRIFIC TALES, WONDER WOMAN, THE BOOKS OF MAGICK: LIFE DURING WARTIME; FABLES, WE3
Best Cover Artist
James Jean, FABLES, GREEN ARROW, BATGIRL
New inductees to the Hall of Fame include Nick Cardy, Gene Colan and Lou Fine. The winner of this year’s Bob Clampett Humanitarian Award is George Pérez.