The winners have been announced!
At the award ceremony of the Comic Con Germany in Stuttgart on 29.6.2019 the winners of the GINCO Award 2019 were solemnly awarded. We congratulate!
The winners of the main categories can be found here.
See short list for all of the nominees.
The terms and conditions for the GINCO Award 2020 will be announced soon.
If you have any questions, please feel free to contact the orga team via Twitter.
This is GINCO:
GINCO stands for "German Inclusive / Independent Comic". The award serves the purpose of recognising and rewarding comic creators who self-publish, work with small or independent publishers, or work on platforms supporting creator-owned content and similar means.
GINGO-Award invites all kinds and formats of comics to enter.
Our goal is to compliment existing awards and structures in the comic scene by creating a common ground, or rather a stage. One where there is no difference made between, for example, digital and analogue, or comics and manga.
The objective is amplifying visibility for newcomers, and to create a symbol to invite new readers to discover and support diverse styles and content.
GINCO-Award sets out to constantly evolve in favor of its objective. This may result in changes to the categories, the committee, the type of prizes or the ceremony.
The concept and objective of GINCO Award were developed and realized by Comic Solidarity, Feminist Comic Network, creators of the manga scene and various interdisciplinary participants.
The award is organised purely by volunteer work. The prize money is being funded by donations.
We're looking forward to offers of cooperation and partnership.