IDW & Marvel Star Wars Titles Nominated For Diamond Gems 2017

The nominations for Diamond Comics Gems for 2017 have been announced and Star Wars comics from Marvel and IDW are on the shortlists.

Cavan Scott writer of IDW’s Star Wars Adventures #1 has taken to Twitter to announce it’s nomination.

Out of the many categories; Marvel and IDW find themselves up against each other for the presitigous awards.

2017 Licensed Comic of the Year
Rick & Morty: Pocket Like You Stole It #1 (of 5) – Oni Press
Star Wars: The Screaming Citadel #1 – Marvel Comics
Aliens: Dead Orbit #1 – Dark Horse Comics
Star Wars Adventures #1 – IDW Publishing
The Jetsons #1 – DC Comics
John Wick #1 – Dynamite Entertainment
Robotech #1 – Titan Comics
Go Go Power Rangers #1 – BOOM! Studios
Iron Maiden: Legacy of the Beast #1 (of 5) – Heavy Metal Magazine

2017 Best New Comic Book Series
Neil Gaiman’s American Gods: Shadows – Dark Horse Comics
Bloodshot: Salvation – Valiant Entertainment
The Damned – Oni Press
Future Quest Presents – DC Comics
Go Go Power Rangers – BOOM! Studios
Namwolf – Albatross Funnybooks
Peter Parker: The Spectacular Spider-Man – Marvel Comics
Redneck – Image Comics
Star Wars Adventures – IDW Publishing

2017 Licensed TP or HC of the Year
Rick & Morty, volume 4 – Oni Press
The Flintstones, volume 1 – DC Comics
Voltron Legendary Defender, volume 1 – Lion Forge
Batman TMNT, volume 1 – DC Comics
Star Wars: Darth Maul – Marvel Comics
Brandon Sanderson’s White Sand, volume 1 – Dynamite Entertainment
Mighty Morphin Power Rangers, volume 2 – BOOM! Studios
Predator: The Original Comics Series 1989-1996 – Dark Horse Comics

Congratulations and best of luck to all the nominees for the 2017 awards.