Compared to WHAT?

A quick thought on this year’s Harvey Award nominations:


Witchblade Manga, Top Cow/Image


17 Responses to Compared to WHAT?

  1. It is SO easy to stack the nomination deck in the Harveys, I’m always surprised more people don’t do so.

  2. John Jakala says:

    I’m trying to count all the ways in which that’s wrong, but I think I’d need to go back to school for an advanced degree in mathematics first.

  3. davidpwelsh says:

    It defies calculation. I think that’s actually the equation that Matt Damon solved in that movie.

  4. Jason says:

    I’m still trying to figure out how our blog ( got nominated for an award.

    Must’ve been one of the 4 people who read it regularly…

  5. davidpwelsh says:

    Well, having a crush on The Defenders carries a lot of weight. I mean, depending on which era we’re talking about.

  6. davidpwelsh says:

    Oh, and congratulations!

  7. Huff says:

    I can’t believe I’m saying this, but the Eisner nominations are better than the Harvey noms this year. A LOT better. Who picked these?

  8. Jason says:

    HA! Well, thank you Mr. Welsh.

    I’ll ride this Defenders obsession through hell itself!

  9. Eva says:

    You say Witchblade Manga, I say Manga Shakespeare. Seriously? They’re the best?

    Apparently you and I are the only ones who liked that Aya nonsense. And Tekkonkinkreet? Rubbish.

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  12. Oh, for fuck’s sake.

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  14. Hazel says:

    Someone should be fired! I hope Moomin wins, although I’d like to see a manga artist take a stab at a moomin/witchblade combination…perhaps with less fanservice ^_^;

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