2018 Glyph Comics Awards Nominees

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STORY OF THE YEAR

  • A.W.O.L.; Elvira Carrizal-Dukes, writer, Ronnie Dukes, artist
  • (H)AFROCENTRIC VOLS. 1-4; Juliana "Jewels" Smith, writer, Ronald Nelson, artist
  • THE INVENTION OF E.J. WHITAKER, ISSUE #1; Shawnee Gibbs, Shawnelle Gibbs (The Gibbs Sisters), writer, Mark Hernandez, Hasani McIntosh, Earl Womack, artist
  • IS’NANA THE WERE-SPIDER: THE HORNET’S WEB #1; Greg Anderson-Elysee, writer, Daryl Toh, artist
  • KID CARVERS; Alverne Ball, Jason Reeves, writer, Jason Reeves, Samax Amen, artist
  • MALIKA - DRAGON TRIALS; Roye Okupe, writer, Chima Kalu & Osas Asemota, artist
  • MATTY'S ROCKET: BOOK ONE; Tim Fielder, writer, Tim Fielder, artist
  • SORGHUM & SPEAR: SIMADAN; Dedren Snead, writer, Timothy Geathers {pages}; Welinthan Nommo {cover}, artist
  • SUICIDE SQUAD MOST WANTED: KILLER CROC/BOOMERANG/AMANDA WALLER; Vita Ayala, writer, Brian Level, Oscar Bazaldua, Matt Merhoff, artist
  • WHAT IS RACE?; Whit Taylor, writer, Whit Taylor, artist

BEST COVER

  • (H)AFROCENTRIC VOLS. 1-4; Juliana "Jewels" Smith, writer, Ronald Nelson, artist
  • KID CARVERS; Alverne Ball, Jason Reeves, writer, Jason Reeves, Samax Amen, artist
  • MATTY'S ROCKET: BOOK ONE; Tim Fielder, writer, Tim Fielder, artist
  • THE POWER KNIGHTS; Keithan Jones, writer, Keithan Jones, artist
  • SORGHUM & SPEAR: SIMADAN; Dedren Snead, writer, Timothy Geathers {pages}; Welinthan Nommo {cover}, artist
  • SUPERB VOLUME 1; David F. Walker, Sheen C. Howard, writer, Ray-Anthony Height, Alitha Martinez, artist

BEST WRITER

  • Greg Anderson-Elysee, writer; IS’NANA THE WERE-SPIDER: THE HORNET’S WEB #1
  • Vita Ayala, writer; SUICIDE SQUAD MOST WANTED: KILLER CROC/BOOMERANG/AMANDA WALLER
  • Alverne Ball, Jason Reeves, writer; KID CARVERS
  • Tim Fielder, writer; MATTY'S ROCKET: BOOK ONE
  • Shawnee Gibbs, Shawnelle Gibbs (The Gibbs Sisters), writer; THE INVENTION OF E.J. WHITAKER, ISSUE #1
  • Jamar Nicholas, writer; LEON: PROTECTOR OF THE PLAYGROUND
  • Roye Okupe, writer; MALIKA - DRAGON TRIALS
  • Juliana "Jewels" Smith, writer; (H)AFROCENTRIC VOLS. 1-4
  • Dedren Snead, writer; SORGHUM & SPEAR: SIMADAN
  • Kevin Sorrell, writer; THE LIFE AND TIMES OF ABIGAIL WALLER
  • Whit Taylor, writer; WHAT IS RACE?

BEST ARTIST

  • Tim Fielder, artist; MATTY'S ROCKET: BOOK ONE
  • Shauna J. Grant, artist; PRINCESS LOVE PON
  • Ray-Anthony Height, Alitha Martinez, artist; SUPERB VOLUME 1
  • Mark Hernandez, Hasani McIntosh, Earl Womack, artist; THE INVENTION OF E.J. WHITAKER, ISSUE #1
  • Ronald Nelson, artist; (H)AFROCENTRIC VOLS. 1-4
  • Jamar Nicholas, artist; LEON: PROTECTOR OF THE PLAYGROUND
  • Jason Reeves, Samax Amen, artist; KID CARVERS

BEST MALE CHARACTER

  • Albert Hathaway; HEROES OF HOMEROOM C; Anthony Ruttgaizer, writer, Carlos Granda, artist
  • Charley Carver; KID CARVERS; Alverne Ball, Jason Reeves, writer, Jason Reeves, Samax Amen, artist
  • Is’nana the Were-Spider; IS’NANA THE WERE-SPIDER: THE HORNET’S WEB #1; Greg Anderson-Elysee, writer, Daryl Toh, artist
  • Jonah Watkins; SUPERB VOLUME 1; David F. Walker, Sheen C. Howard, writer, Ray-Anthony Height, Alitha Martinez, artist
  • Leon Magnificent; LEON: PROTECTOR OF THE PLAYGROUND; Jamar Nicholas, writer, Jamar Nicholas, artist
  • Marsalis J. Parker; BLACKWAX BOULEVARD; Dmitri Jackson, writer, Dmitri Jackson, artist
  • Michael Cray; WILDSTORM: MICHAEL CRAY #1; Bryan Hill, writer, N. Steven Harris and Denys Cowan, artists

BEST FEMALE CHARACTER

  • Abigail Waller; THE LIFE AND TIMES OF ABIGAIL WALLER; Kevin Sorrell, writer, Kevin Sorrell, artist
  • Ada Turner; THE INVENTION OF E.J. WHITAKER, ISSUE #1; Shawnee Gibbs, Shawnelle Gibbs (The Gibbs Sisters), writer, Mark Hernandez, Hasani McIntosh, Earl Womack, artist
  • Cruz Ochoa; A.W.O.L.; Elvira Carrizal-Dukes, writer, Ronnie Dukes, artist
  • Devil Girl; MOON GIRL AND DEVIL DINOSAUR #21; , writer, Natacha Bustos, artist
  • Kayla Tate; SUPERB VOLUME 1; David F. Walker, Sheen C. Howard, writer, Ray-Anthony Height, Alitha Martinez, artist
  • Malika; MALIKA - DRAGON TRIALS; Roye Okupe, writer, Chima Kalu & Osas Asemota, artist
  • Marley Carver; KID CARVERS; Alverne Ball, Jason Reeves, writer, Jason Reeves, Samax Amen, artist
  • Matty Watty; MATTY'S ROCKET: BOOK ONE; Tim Fielder, writer, Tim Fielder, artist
  • Naima Pepper; (H)AFROCENTRIC VOLS. 1-4; Juliana "Jewels" Smith, writer, Ronald Nelson, artist
  • Namazzi; SORGHUM & SPEAR: SIMADAN; Dedren Snead, writer, Timothy Geathers {pages}; Welinthan Nommo {cover}, artist
  • Princess Love Pon; PRINCESS LOVE PON; Shauna J. Grant, writer, Shauna J. Grant, artist

RISING STAR AWARD

  • Greg Anderson-Elysee, writer, Daryl Toh, artist; IS’NANA THE WERE-SPIDER: THE HORNET’S WEB #1
  • Natacha Bustos, artist; MOON GIRL AND DEVIL DINOSAUR #21
  • Shawnee Gibbs, Shawnelle Gibbs (The Gibbs Sisters), writer, Mark Hernandez, Hasani McIntosh, Earl Womack, artist; THE INVENTION OF E.J. WHITAKER, ISSUE #1
  • Shauna J. Grant, writer, Shauna J. Grant, artist; PRINCESS LOVE PON
  • Sheena C. Howard, writer, Ray Hieght, artist; SUPERB
  • Roye Okupe, writer, Chima Kalu & Raphael Kazeem, artist; MALIKA - WARRIOR QUEEN PART ONE
  • Dedren Snead, writer, Timothy Geathers {pages}; Welinthan Nommo {cover}, artist; SORGHUM & SPEAR: SIMADAN
  • Kevin Sorrell, writer, Kevin Sorrell, artist; THE LIFE AND TIMES OF ABIGAIL WALLER

BEST COMIC STRIP OR WEBCOMIC

  • (H)AFROCENTRIC VOLS. 1-4; Juliana "Jewels" Smith, writer, Ronald Nelson, artist
  • KID CARVERS; Alverne Ball, Jason Reeves, writer, Jason Reeves, Samax Amen, artist
  • THE LIFE AND TIMES OF ABIGAIL WALLER; Kevin Sorrell, writer, Kevin Sorrell, artist
  • PRINCESS LOVE PON; Shauna J. Grant, writer, Shauna J. Grant, artist
  • WHAT IS RACE?; Whit Taylor, writer, Whit Taylor, artist
  • ZULU; Alverne Ball, writer, Michael Watson, artist

BEST REPRINT PUBLICATION

  • DEATHSTROKE VOL. 1: THE PROFESSIONAL; DC Comics
  • LEGEND OF THE MANTAMAJI; And... Action! Entertainment
  • MOON GIRL AND DEVIL DINOSAUR V3: SMARTEST THERE IS; Marvel

FAN AWARD FOR BEST WORK

  • A.W.O.L.; Elvira Carrizal-Dukes, writer, Ronnie Dukes, artist
  • IS’NANA THE WERE-SPIDER: THE HORNET’S WEB #1; Greg Anderson-Elysee, writer, Daryl Toh, artist
  • KID CARVERS; Alverne Ball, Jason Reeves, writer, Jason Reeves, Samax Amen, artist
  • LEON: PROTECTOR OF THE PLAYGROUND; Jamar Nicholas, writer, Jamar Nicholas, artist
  • THE LIFE AND TIMES OF ABIGAIL WALLER; Kevin Sorrell, writer, Kevin Sorrell, artist
  • MATTY'S ROCKET: BOOK ONE; Tim Fielder, writer, Tim Fielder, artist
  • SORGHUM & SPEAR: SIMADAN; Dedren Snead, writer, Timothy Geathers {pages}; Welinthan Nommo {cover}, artist
  • SUPERB VOLUME 1; David F. Walker, Sheen C. Howard, writer, Ray-Anthony Height, Alitha Martinez, artist
  • WHAT IS RACE?; Whit Taylor, writer, Whit Taylor, artist