The Diamond Comics Distributors Gem Awards provide retailers with an opportunity to honour the publishers and vendors who have produced exciting and unique content to help them grow their businesses over the past year.
This year, dark horse takes home the title of Manga Publisher of the Year!
“2011 marks the twenty-fifth anniversary of Dark Horse Comics,” said dark horse's vice president of marketing, Micha Hershman. “For twenty-three of those twenty-five years, dark horse has published manga, including the two longest-running manga series in the English language: Oh My Goddess! and Blade of the Immortal. We are extremely proud of the quality of our books and their consistent performance in all markets.”