Romics XXV awarded the best talented artists of comics: the winners of the Romics Comic Books Contest

 

Comic books, the contest reserved to the world of comic books, that in the past years  has honored eminent authors such as Paco Roca, Robert Kirkman, Gipi, Igort, Canales and Pellejero, made its return in the new edition of Romics (4-7 April 2019). 


The award ceremony took place on Sunday 7 April, at 12:15 at the Pala Romics – Sala Grandi Eventi e Proiezioni, Pav.8

 

GRAN PREMIO

My favorite thing is monsters  by Emil Ferris, Bao Publishing

 

SPECIAL JURY PRICE

Baking with Kafka by Tom Gauld, Libri Mondadori

 

BEST BOOK OF ANGLO AMERICAN SCHOOL  

March Trilogy by John Lewis, Libri Mondadori

 

BEST BOOK OF JAPANESE SCHOOL 

Crying Freeman by Kazuo Koike and Ryoichi Ikegami, J-Pop Manga

 

BEST BOOK OF EUROPEAN SCHOOL 

L'homme en pièces by Marion Fayolle, Gallucci Editore

 

BEST BOOK OF ITALIAN SCHOOL 

Cinzia by Leo Ortolani, Bao Publishing

 

BEST CHILDREN BOOK

Dove non sei tu by Lorenzo Ghetti, Coconino Press – Fandango

L'écorce des choses  by Cécile Bidault, Comicout

 

BEST REISSUE 

Soulwind by Scott Morse, Edizioni BD

Palestine. Special Edition by Joe Sacco, Libri Mondadori

 

FIRST PLACE NEW TALENTS AWARD

Jugband Blues by Matteo Regattin e Simone Perazzone, Edizioni NPE

 

SECOND PLACE NEW TALENTS AWARD

Seven Roots Blues by Mattia Valentini, Edizioni NPE

 

THIRD PLACE NEW TALENTS AWARD  

Kids With Guns by Capitan Artiglio, Bao Publishing

 

SPECIAL MENTION 

Il Corvo: Memento Mori by Roberto Recchioni, Werther Dell’Edera, Giovanna Niro, James O’Barr, Edizioni BD

Passioni by Furio Scarpelli, Gallucci Editore

Oudeis Omnibus by Carmine Di Giandomenico, saldaPress

Il Bivio by Paco Roca and Seguridad Social, Tunuè