BookLive’s Magademy Award 2021 Announce Nominations
Ebook Stay, a digital bookstore of Toppan Printing Co., Ltd., introduced on Tuesday, Feb 8, 2022, by a press launch that 17 nominees have been chosen for the “Magademy Award 2021” in 4 classes. The classes are Greatest Main Actor, Greatest Main Actress, Greatest Supporting Actor, and Greatest Supporting Actress.
The entire listing of nominees for every class are:
“Greatest Main Actor” nominees:
- Eren Yeager (Assault on Titan)
- Sakamichi Onoda (Yowamushi Pedal)
- Totonou Kunou (Do Not Say Thriller)
- Mutta Nanba (Area Brothers)
- Bojji (Rating of Kings)
“Greatest Main Actress” nominees:
- Hayame Katsuragi (Promise Cinderella)
- Yoi Takiguchi (In The Clear Moonlight Nightfall)
- Frieren (Frieren: Past Journey’s Finish)
- Mao Mao (The Apothecary Diaries: The Palace Cloister Thriller-Fixing Pocket book of Mao Mao)
- Yona (Yona of The Daybreak)
“Greatest Supporting Actor” nominees:
- Toru Amuro (The Detective Conan)
- Kage (Rating of Kings)
- Manjiro Sano (Tokyo Revengers)
- Levi Ackerman (Assault on Titan)
“Greatest Supporting Actress” nominees:
- Yoko Sato (The Fable)
- Yua Takahashi (Tomorrow I Will Be Somebody’s Girlfriend)
- Shinobu Wakamiya (Chihayafuru)
The nominations had been chosen by on-line voting from Dec 9, 2021, to Jan 5, 2022. Folks had been allowed to appoint any character that appeared in any manga (print and digital) in Japan from Dec 1, 2020, to Nov 20, 2021.
Moreover, Kendo Kobayashi, a Japanese comic who has a love for manga, will seem as particular head of the judging committee for this 12 months. The winners will probably be introduced on Mar 16, 2022.
The Magademy Awards goals to specific gratitude and respect for manga characters, develop a ‘tradition of reward for characters’ that transcends the boundaries of firms and positions, and help their additional progress.
“The aim of this award is to honor the characters that give us braveness, inspiration, and richness each day. Till now, there have been many awards to honor manga works, however there has by no means been an award to honor manga characters by everybody,” the press launch writes.