The 2009 Will Eisner Comic Industry Awards have been announced by Comic-Con International. The publishers nominated include Dark Horse, DC Comics, Marvel, IDW, Drawn & Quarterly, and Fantagraphics. Creators nominated include Guibert, Chris Ware, Amy Reeder Hadley, J. Michael Straczynski, Mariko and Jill Tamaki, Nate Powell, and Mike Mignola. Ballots will be going out in mid-April to comics creators, editors, publishers, and retailers. A ballot is available online as well.
Good Luck to All of the 2009 Nominees!
More information and all of the names of the Eisner Nominees can be found here: 2009 Eisner Nominations Spotlight