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Taiwan's top comic book award goes to 'Crouching Lion in a Bookstore'

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The grand prize for Taiwan's 12th Golden Comic Awards has been awarded to artist Xiaodao (小島) for her work "Crouching Lion in a Bookstore" (獅子藏匿的書屋). She ...

Taiwan cartoonist battling cancer honored at Golden Comic Awards

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwanese cartoonist Loic Hsiao (蕭言中) received the Special Contribution Award at the 11th Golden Comic Awards Monday (Sept. 28), saying he would keep creating material for...

Thousands of Japanese libraries to feature Taiwan-themed comic book

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A comic book introducing Taiwanese culture has been added to the collections of thousands of libraries throughout Japan in a collaboration between Japanese publishing comp...

Taiwan same-sex romance comic wins big at Golden Comic Awards

A comic book about same-sex romance emerged as the biggest winner Wednesday in Taipei at the 10th Golden Comic Awards ceremony, Taiwan's highest national award for comics. "Pink Ribbon&quo...

Koxinga graphic novel honored at Taiwan Golden Comic Awards

Graphic novel “Koxinga Z,” about the Ming dynasty (1368-1644) loyalist general who ousted the Dutch from Taiwan in the 17th century, won Comic of the Year at the 2018 Golden Comic Awards O...

Taiwanese comic book artists to bring market culture to French comic festival

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – A lineup of Taiwanese comic book artists is going to embark on their trip to the 45th Angoulême International Comics Festival taking place from January 25 to 28, bri...

Tsai outlines policies for comics, games industries at awards show

President Tsai Ing-wen outlined Sept. 12 six policies aimed at fostering the animation, comics and games industries at the Golden Comic Awards in Taipei City. According to the president, the polic...