Nick Sousanis' "Unflattening" won the 2016 Lynd Ward Prize for Graphic Novel of the Year, while Lucy Knisley's "Displacement" and Kathryn and Stuart Immonen's "Russian Olive to Red King" were named honor books.
Viz Media will publish three novels based on "Naruto" and three based on "Tokyo Ghoul," and a "Gangsta" spinoff manga.
A collection of more than 1,000 classic comics, including the first appearances of Batman and Superman, debuted in London ahead of a world tour.
The manga publisher and anime distributor has struck separate agreements with retailers Walmart and Best Buy.
Vertigo is the first comics publisher to utilized Wattpad, the "social reading app" intended to connect writers to a worldwide community of readers.