"Omega the Unknown,” written by novelist Jonathan Lethem, was drawn and lettered by former Tulsan Farel Dalrymple. Dalrymple received a nomination for his lettering, and "Omega the Unknown” was nominated for best limited series.
The Eisner Awards will be presented July 24 at Comic-Con International in San Diego.
The Eisner Awards are named for Will Eisner, creator of "The Spirit.”
The nominees were selected by a panel of judges: Amanda Emmert, owner of Muse Comics & Games in Missoula, Mont.; Mike Pawuk, teen services public librarian for the Cuyahoga County (Ohio) Public Library; John Shableski, Diamond Book Distributors sales manager; Ben Towle, graphic novelist and comics arts educator; and Andrew Wheeler, comics and manga reviewer at ComixMix.com.