The This Is Horror Awards 2012 are now open. Please send your votes to firstname.lastname@example.org with the subject line ‘Awards 2012 Votes’. To cast a vote simply write the category and your vote for each award. You are allowed to vote for your top two in each category. For example:
1. First choice
2. Second choice
This is in place in the unlikely event that there is a tie breaker for first place after the votes have been counted.
Here are the awards and nominations.
Novel of the Year
Film of the Year
TV Series of the Year
Comic of the Year
1. Locke and Key by Joe Hill and Gabriel Rodriguez
2. The Last Zombie by Brian Keene
3. The Walking Dead by Robert Kirkman and Charlie Adlard
4. American Vampire by Scott Snyder
5. The Unwritten by Mike Carey and Peter Gross
Short Story Collection of the Year
1. Remember Why You Fear Me by Robert Shearman
2. Tales of the Weak & The Wounded by Gary McMahon
3. Born With Teeth by Conrad Williams
4. Let the Old Dreams Die by John Ajvide Lindqvist
5. From Hell To Eternity by Thana Niveau
Short Fiction of the Year
1. What Gets Left Behind by Mark West
2. Theatre of Curious Acts by Cate Gardner
3. Eyepennies by Mike O’ Driscoll
4. In The Tall Grass by Stephen King and Joe Hill
5. The Respectable Face of Tyranny by Gary Fry
Anthology of the Year
1. Chiral Mad, edited by Michael Bailey
2. Terror Tales of the Cotswolds, edited by Paul Finch
3. The Weird: A Compendium of Strange and Dark Stories, edited by Ann and Jeff Vandemeer
4. The Best Horror of the Year Volume 4, edited by Ellen Datlow
5. The Mammoth Book of Body Horror, edited by Paul Kane and Marie O’Regan
Publisher of the Year
Magazine of the Year
Event of the Year
Soundtrack of the Year
Podcast of the Year
Video Game of the Year
Artist of the Year
Tattoo Artist of the Year
Voting closes at 12:01am GMT on Friday 4 January 2013.
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