Marvel-Cancelled Title Nominated For Hugo (UPDATE)

The comics buying public may not have liked it enough to support its continued publication.

But judges for the Hugo Awards certainly did. It may also have helped that the author, Paul Cornell, had previously been nominated for Hugos for his script writing work on Doctor Who.

Andyway, Captain Britain And MI13. Volume 3: Vampire State has been nominated along with Batman: Whatever Happened to the Caped Crusader?, Fables Vol 12: The Dark Ages, Girl Genius, Volume 9 and Schlock Mercenary: The Longshoreman of the Apocalypse.

A win in this category may be a slight embarassment for Marvel, who cancelled the book last year. But not quite as bad as DC, when Kyle Baker’s Superbaby story won an Eisner, despite DC doing their best to destroy every copy…

UPDATE: In related news, Captain Britain & MI13 artist Leonard Kirk has joined the New Miutants creative team, drawing Zeb Wells scripts from issue 15 on.

Screen Shot 2015-11-27 at 3.52.34 PM

Two More WIP Sketches From Skottie Young

When Benedict Cumberbatch Deliberately Made Himself Look Like An Otter


“The Wonderful And Weird” Kurtis Wiebe Talks Rat Queens Vol. 3 And What’s To Come


How Professor X Goes Bald In X-Men: Apocalypse, Revealed


“Here’s To The Devil…” 5 Pages From Dark Horse’s Adaptation Of Jack The Ripper


A Sneak Peak Of Batman V Superman: Dawn Of Justice To Air On Monday’s Gotham


Britannia, A Brand New Comic From Valiant For 2016


New Star Wars: The Force Awakens Details From Empire Magazine

When Marvel Wasn’t Interested In A Neil Gaiman/Guillermo Del Toro Doctor Strange Movie…


Mr. Miracle, Black Adam, Booster Gold And Ozymandias On Tarot Cards