Boom! Studios big with Project Fanboy

Boom! Studios has to be doing something right, as they've been nominated for a slew of Project Fanboy awards. And I mean a SLEW. The nominations include Mark Waid and Michael Alan Nelson for Best Indy Writer, Brian Churilla and Emma Rios for Best Indy Artist and The Plutonian for Best Indy Villain, just to name a few. Boom! Studios can't do this by themselves though, as they need your vote. Voting is open November 1st – December 31st, so head to Project Fanboy awards site to place your votes. Winners will be announced on March 14th at Orlando's Megacon, which means that yeah you have to wait a while to see if your cote matters. Full press release (including nominations) after the jump. BOOM! STUDIOS NOMINATED FOR PROJECT FANBOY AWARDS November 9, 2009 – Los Angeles, CA – The nominations are in and BOOM! leads the pack! The annual Project Fanboy awards allow readers and fans to select their favorite comics in the industry and tell the world what is the best in the industry today. And to no surprise, BOOM!’s critically acclaimed titles IRREDEEMABLE, HEXED and THE ANCHOR made the cut! BEST INDY WRITER: Mark Waid (IRREDEEMABLE) Michael Alan Nelson (HEXED) BEST INDY ARTIST: Brian Churilla (THE ANCHOR) Emma Rios (HEXED) BEST INDY TITLE: IRREDEEMABLE HEXED BEST INDY VILLAIN: The Plutonian (IRREDEEMABLE) BEST INDY CHARACTER: Lucifer (HEXED) BEST PUBLISHER: Boom! Studios BEST GRAPHIC NOVEL: IRREDEEMABLE Vol. 1 BEST ROOKIE TITLE: THE ANCHOR HEXED Voting is open November 1st – December 31st, so head to to place your votes now and keep reading! Winners will be announced on March 14th at Orlando's MEGACON. About BOOM! Studios BOOM! Studios ( is a unique publishing house specializing in high-profile projects across a wide variety of different genres from some of the industry's biggest talents, including Philip K. Dick's DO ANDROIDS DREAM OF ELECTRIC SHEEP?, The Henson Company's FARSCAPE, and the original Mark Waid series IRREDEEMABLE. BOOM! recently launched its youth imprint, BOOM Kids!, with Pixar's THE INCREDIBLES, CARS, and TOY STORY, as well as Disney's THE MUPPETS. This year, BOOM! Studios celebrates its fourth anniversary.