The 47th Angoulême International Comics Festival announced its nominees for Best Comic, which includes two manga:
- Gou Tanabe’s Les Chefs-D’œuvre de Lovecraft: Dans Labîme du Temps (Kūki no Sanmyaku ni te or H.P. Lovecraft’s At The Mountains Of Madness)
- Toshiya Higashimoto’s Le Bateau de Thésee (Theseus no Fune or Ship of Theseus)
H.P. Lovecraft’s At The Mountains Of Madness was also nominated in the same category last year.
Kōhei Horikoshi’s My Hero Academia and Tony Valente’s Radiant works are both nominated for this year’s Best Youth Comic award.
Yoshiharu Tsuge’s Le Fleurs Rouges omnibus book is nominated for Best Heritage Comic. Paru Itagaki’s BEASTARS manga and Akiko Higashimura’s Yukibana no Tora manga are both nominated for the Best Young Adult Comic award.
The Angoulême Festival will run from January 30-February 2, 2020 in the Angoulême area of France.