Dr. Manhattan from Watchmen (Image: HBO).

Watchmen: Damon Lindelof "Profoundly Grateful" for Series' Peabody Nom

The Peabody Awards Board of Jurors selected the "remix" pseudo-sequel to Alan Moore and David Gibbons' comic book classic as one of 60 nominees for this year's awards (earning its nod in the Entertainment category).[caption id="attachment_1203947" align="aligncenter" width="600"] The Seventh Kavalry went looking for Dr Manhattan, and they found him on Watchmen (courtesy of HBO).[/caption]The[...]

2015 Diana Jones Award For Excellence In Gaming Shortlist Announced

By Christopher HeltonWith Gen Con  at the end of the month, award season for tabletop roleplaying games is in full swing Last week the ENnies were announced, to no small amount of controversy, and today the Diana Jones Award shortlist has been announced While, like with any award, the games included (or excluded)  can generate controversy, but I[...]

Dotter Of Her Father's Eyes Wins Costa Award For Best Biography

Announced on BBC's Front Row (listen to it here), Dotter Of Her Father's Eyes by Mary Talbot and Bryan Talbot has won the Costa Best Book Award for Best Biography.  Another graphic novel had been noiminated for Best Novel, Days of the Bagnold Summer by Joff Winterhart.Bryan Talbot tells me; It's amazing, not just for us but[...]

Now Mike Carey Wins An Inkpot Award

Louie Falcetti, reporting for Bleeding Cool from San Diego Comic Con tells us that Mike Carey, in his Spotlight panel at the show, has just been handed this year's writer's Inkpot Award, as Geoff Darrow was for the artist's award earlier today.He seems rather happy, don't you think?You can follow Louie on Twitter, here. [...]

FREE: The Eisner-Nominated Princeless #1

It's been nominated for an Eisner. Twice. The trade paperback collection is coming. Soon. I'll be buying a copy for my daughters. Both of them. And now, here is the first issue, complete, for free on Bleeding Cool. Princeless from Action Lab Comics. by Jeremy "The Order of Dagonet" Whitley and M. Goodwin. Still waiting for […]

Tony Lee, Steve White And Mark Buckingham To Judge Eagle Talent Award

The MCM London Expo is now the home of the longstanding Eagle Awards (and yes, you can vote for Bleeding Cool there)But with Fables co-creator Mark Buckingham, Danger Academy co-creator Tony Lee and Titan Publishng senior editor Steve White, they are launching a new competition to reward and recognise new British talent.It's all being paid[...]