The Angoulême Festival has revealed their winners of 2013.
Expect controvery to come, Toriyama got the most votes from French comic creators, but the Academy chose to go with Willem instead, by far the most obscure of the finalists.
Quay d’Orsay Vol 2 by Christophe Blain and Abel Lanzac got the Best Book Award.
The Jury Special Award went to Le Nao De Brown by Glyn Dillon
The Revelation Award went to Dockwood by Jon McNaught, part of No Brow, published in France as Automne.
The Public Culture Award went to Tu Mourras Moins Bete by Montaigne Marion
The Heritage Award went to Krazy Kat by George Herriman.
Previous awards given earlier in the week saw Les Légendaires Origines T1 – Danaël by Sobral et Nadou win the Youth awards.