The 2014 Will Eisner Comic Industry Awards panel of judges has announced its nominees for the best works in the comic book industry.

Suehiro Maruo’s manga adaptation of Edogawa Rampo’s The Strange Tale of Panorama Island, published by Last Gasp, received a nomination for Best Adaptation from Another Medium.

Five manga titles are vying for the Best U.S. Edition of International Material—Asia award:

  • The Heart of Thomas by Moto Hagio
  • The Mysterious Underground Men by Osamu Tezuka
  • Showa 1926-1939: A History of Japan by Shigeru Mizuki
  • The Summit of the Gods Volume 4 by Yemmakura Baku and Jiro Taniguchi
  • Utsubora: The Story of a Novelist by Asumiko Nakamura

The results in all categories will be announced in an awards ceremony on the evening of July 25, 2014 at Comic-Con International in San Diego, California.

Source: ANN