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Comic-Con International's Inkpot Awards are given to individuals for their contributions to the worlds of comics, science fiction/fantasy, film, television, animation, and fandom services. The complete list of Inkpot Award recipients includes the year they received their award.

Inkpot Award

(A) Forrest J Ackerman (1974), Douglas Adams (1983), Neal Adams (1976), Charlie Adlard (2012), Jack Adler (2004), Alfredo Alcala (1977), Richard Alf (1989), Barry Alfonso (1975), Frank Alison (1998), Mike Allred (2009), Lee Ames (2005), Murphy Anderson (1984), Kirk Alyn (1974), Maeheah Alzmann (1983), Bill Amend (2012), Brad Anderson (1975), Brent Anderson (1985), Craig Anderson (1979), Poul Anderson (1986), Jim Aparo (1993), Roman Arambola (1984), Sergio Aragonés (1976), Robert Asprin (1988), Alicia Austin (1991), Terry Austin (1980), Dick Ayers (1997).

(B) Peter Bagge (2010), Jerry Bails (1981), Kyle Baker (2007), Ralph Bakshi (2008), Barry Bard (2005), Clive Barker (1991), Carl Barks (1977), Mike Baron (1988), Donna Barr (1996), Mike W. Barr (2008), Dan Barry (1991), Lynda Barry (1988), Sy Barry (2005), Tom Batiuk (1999), Peter S. Beagle (2006), Greg Bear (1984), Alison Bechdel (2012), C. C. Beck (1977), Allen Bellman (2007), Brian Michael Bendis (2010), Anina Bennett (2011), Charles Berberian (2003), Karen Berger (1990), Jordi Bernet (2011), Bob Bindig (1982), Murray Bishoff (1980), Steve Bissette (1997), Mel Blanc (1976), Robert Bloch (1975), Don Bluth (1983), Vaughn Bodé (1975), Jon Bogdanove (2013), Brian Bolland (1982), Frank Bolle (2003), Bob Bolling (2005), Henry Boltinoff (2001), John Bolton (1988), Ben Bova (1985), Pat Boyette (1980), Joyce Brabner (2011), Ray Bradbury (1974), Marion Zimmer Bradley (1986), Tim Bradstreet (2012), LaFrance Bragg (2009), Berkeley Breathed (2010), David Brin (1985), Terry Brooks (1997), John Broome (1998), Chester Brown (2011), Frank Brunner (1976), Taerie Bryant (2005), Bob Burden (1990), Carina Burns-Chenelle (1992), Edgar Rice Burroughs (1975), Tim Burton (2009), John Buscema (1978), Sal Buscema (2003), Kurt Busiek (2010), Daws Butler (1975), Richard Butner (1975), John Byrne (1980).

(C) Eddie Campbell (1998), Canadian Film Board (1980), Milton Caniff (1974), Al Capp (1978), Mike Carey (2012), Frank Capra (1974), Nick Cardy (1998), Mike Carlin (1994), Gary Carter (1993), Paul Chadwick (1994), Ernie Chan (1980), Bob Chapman (1992), Seymour Chwast (2011), Howard Chaykin (1977), Bob Clampett (1974), Chris Claremont (1980), Art Clokey (2006), Dan Clowes (2006), Russ Cochran (1982), David Cockrum (1982), Gene Colan (1978), L. B. Cole (1981), Max Allan Collins (1982), Gerry Conway (2013), Peter Coogan (2012), Francis Ford Coppola (1992), Roger Corman (1995), Denys Cowan (2013), Chase Craig (1982), R. Crumb (1989), Howard Cruse (1989), Chuck Cuidera (1999), Jack Cummings (1985), Nick Cuti (2009).

Tony DeZuniga

Tony DeZuniga with his Inkpot Award (2011)

(D) Geof Darrow (2012), John Davenport (2003), Alan Davis (2011), Dan Davis (2004), Jack Davis (1985), Michael Davis (2013), Dick DeBartolo (2011), Dan DeCarlo (1991), Tom DeFalco (1990), Gene Deitch (2013), Kim Deitch (2008), Samuel R. Delany (1999), Jose Delbo (2013), Lester Dent (1977), Fae Desmond (1984), Dawn Devine (2011), Tony DeZuniga (2011), Derek Dingle (2013), Paul Dini (2013), Luis Dominguez (2006), Robin Donlan (1992), Irwin Donenfeld (2001), Shel Dorf (1975), Dave Dorman (2010), Arnold Drake (1999), Stan Drake (1984), Eric Drooker (2011), Mort Drucker (1996),  Randy Duncan (2012), Philippe Dupuy (2003).

(E) Kevin Eastman (1989), Ben Edlund (2012), Will Eisner (1975), Will Elder (2000), Harlan Ellison (1987), Steve Englehart (1979), Dale Enzenbacher (1979), Jackie Estrada (1977), Ric Estrada (2000), Mark Evanier (1975), Greg Evans (2005).

(F) Lee Falk (1989), Joyce Farmer (2011), Jules Feiffer (1988), Raymond Feist (1988), Al Feldstein (1994), John Field (1984), Jim Fitzpatrick (1981), Shary Flenniken (1980), Creig Flessel (1992), Phil Foglio (1993), June Foray (1974), Ellen Forney (2013), Hal Foster (1977), Gil Fox (1978), Ramona Fradon (1995), Gary Frank (2013), Bruce and Betty Frankel (2011), Kelly Freas (1979), Stan Freberg (2009), Renée French (2007), Tom French (1978), Virginia French (1979), Gary Friedrich (2007), Mike Friedrich (1980), Brian and Wendy Froud (2001), Bob Fujitani (2005).

(G) Neil Gaiman (1991), William Gaines (1990), Rick Geary (1980), Larry Geeck (1987), Ted (Dr. Seuss) Geisel (1991), Steve Gerber (1978), Gary Gianni (2012), Dave Gibbons (1986), Walter Gibson (1977), Joe Giella (1996), Keith Giffen (1991), H. R. Giger (1979), Tom Gill (2004), Terry Gilliam (2009), Sam Glanzman (1999), Dick Giordano (1981), Jean (“Moebius”) Giraud (1986), George Gladir (1991), David Glanzer (1998), Phoebe Gloeckner (2000), Don Glut (1980), Tsuneo Goda (2011), Basil Gogos (2006), Stan Goldberg (1994), Larry Gonick (1999), Archie Goodwin (1982), Robert Goodwin (1993), Floyd Gottfredson (1983), Ron Goulart (1989), Chester Gould (1978), Alan Grant (1992), Dave Graue (1981), Roberta Gregory (1994), Mike Grell (1982), Rick Griffin (1976), Bill Griffith (1992), Matt Groening (1988), S. Gross (1980), Gary Groth (1988), Chad Grothkopf (1994), Fred Guardineer (1998), Paul Guinan (2011), Paul Gulacy (1981).

(H) Moto Hagio (2010), Joe Haldeman (1991), Larry Hama (2012), Mark Hamill (2004), Bruce Hamilton (1982), Peter F. Hamilton (2012), Bob Haney (1997), Jim Harmon (1977), Charlaine Harris (2010), Harry Harrison (2004), Ray Harryhausen (1992), Johnny Hart (1976), Al Hartley (1980), Irwin Hasen (1999), Gene Hazelton (1979), Russ Heath (1997), Robert Heinlein (1977), Marc Hempel (1992), Gene Henderson (1977), Mary Henderson (1981), Jim Henson (1990), Gilbert Hernandez (1986), Jaime Hernandez (1986), Mario Hernandez (2012), John Higgins (2011), Greg Hildbrandt (1995), Tim Hildebrant (1995), Rick Hoberg (1984), Eric Hoffman (1974), Burne Hogarth (1978), Beth Holley (2000), Karl Hubenthal (1981), Adam Hughes (2007).

(I) Eddie Ibrahim (2002), Jamal Igle (2011), Ryuichi Ikegami (1995), Stuart Immonen (2010), Carmine Infantino (2000), Tony Isabella (2013).

(J) Steve Jackson (2003), Frank Jacobs (2002), Klaus Janson (2012), Martin Jaquish (2001), Jason (2002), Greg Jein (1984), Phil Jimenez (2010), Ferd Johnson (1993), George Clayton Johnson (1976), Lynn Johnston (1991), Ollie Johnston (1984), Bruce Jones (2004), Chuck Jones (1974), Robert Jordan (2005), Dan Jurgens (2013), Joe Jusko (2012).

Jenette Kahn

Jenette Kahn with

her Inkpot Award (2010)

(K) Jenette Kahn (2010), Carol Kalish (1991), Michael Kaluta (1977), Jack Kamen (2000), Bob Kane (1978), Gil Kane (1975), Ben Katchor (2000), Miriam Katin (2007), Jack Katz (1982), Kaiji Kawaguchi (2001), Howard Kazanjian (1982), Bil Keane (1981), Mel Keefer (2007), Walt Kelly (1989), Vicky Kelso (1976), Hank Ketcham (1982), Sam Kieth (2013), Ward Kimball (1987), Everett Raymond Kinstler (2006), Jack Kirby (1974), Robert Kirkman (2012), Denis Kitchen (1986), B. Kliban (1980), Keith Knight (2010), Walter Koenig (1982), Kazuo Koike (2006), John Kricfalusi (2009), Ken Krueger (1978), Joe Kubert (1977), Peter Kuper (2011), Harvey Kurtzman (1977), Richard Kyle (1982).

(L) Peter Laird (1989), Harry Lampert (2000), Joe, R. Lansdale (2001), Bernie Lansky (1978), David Lapham (2005), Erik Larsen (2012), Jack Larson (2013), Batton Lash (2004), John Lasseter (2009), Carol Lay (1997), Mell Lazarus (1976), Jim Lee (1992), Stan Lee (1974), Steve Leialoha (1986), Paul Levitz (2002), Larry Lieber (2003), Rob Liefeld (2012), Alan Light (1975), Joseph Michael Linsner (2007), Randi and Jean-Marc Lofficier (1990), Deni Loubert (1987), Sue Lord (1999), Bob Lubbers (2002), George Lucas (1977), Dick and Pat Lupoff (2011), Bill Lund (1974), Stan Lynde (1977).

(M) Carl Macek (1979), Elliot S! Maggin (2013), Don Maitz (1991), Leonard Maltin (2013), Milo Manara (2010), Andy Mangels (2012), Russ Manning (1974), Andy Manzi (2010), Larry Marder (2010), Jeff Mariotte (2013), Lee Marrs (1982), Frank Marshall (1982), Don Martin (1993), George R. R. Martin (1988), Lorenzo Mattotti (1998), Norman Maurer (1983), Sheldon Mayer (1976), Val Mayerik (2013), Scott McCloud (1992), Dwayne McDuffie (2009), Todd McFarlane (1992), Dave McKean (1993), Syd Mead (1989), Dale Messick (1976), Bill Messner-Loebs (1987), Jean-Claude Mezieres (2006), Hayao Miyazaki (2009), Mike Mignola (2004), Frank Miller (1981), Doug Moench (1981), Sheldon Moldoff (1991), Monkey Punch (1981), Jim Mooney (1996), Michael Moorcock (1997), Terry Moore (2003), Rowena Morrill (1992), Grant Morrison (1990), Gray Morrow (1978), Alan Moore (1985), Dick Moores (1975), Victor Moscoso (1979), Dean Mullaney (2013), Jerry Muller (1980), Russell Myers (1974).

(N) Clarence Nash (1978), Grim Natwick (1978), Rudy Nebres (2012), Clydene Nee (1993), Paul S. Newman (1998), Alex Nino (1976), Larry Niven (1979), Marty Nodell (1986), Diane Noomin (1992), Floyd Norman (2008), Paul Norris (1993), Andre Norton (1989), Irv Novick (1995).

(O) Dan O’Bannon (1985), Bob Oksner (2002), Steve Oliff (1991), Patrick Oliphant (2009), Chris Oliveros (2009), George Olshevsky (1980), Dennis O’Neil (1981), Dan O’Neill (1979), Jerry Ordway (1994), Joe Orlando (1980), Tom Orzechowski (1985), Bob Overstreet (1990), Gary Owens (1981).

(P) George Pal (1975), Tom Palmer (2010), Gary Panter (2005), Brant Parker (1984), Virgil Partch (1979), Martin Pasko (2013), Mike Pasqua (1988), Fred Patten (1980), Harvey Pekar (1986), George Pérez (1983), Fred Perry (2013), Mike Peters (1987), Don Phelps (1980), Lily Renée Phillips (2007), Richard Pini (1980), Wendy Pini (1980), Bill Pittman (2006), Bud Plant (1994), Mike Ploog (2007), Bill Plympton (2004), Whilce Portacio (2012), Howard Post  (2003), John Pound (1982), Jerry Pournelle (1979), Paul Power (1993), Byron Preiss (1977).

(R) Tony Raiola (1982), David Raskin (1980), Nestor Redondo (1979), Mary (Reynante) Ritter (1990), Mike Richardson (1994), Don Rico (1976), Trina Robbins (1977), James Robinson (2012), Jerry Robinson (1989), Spider and Jeanne Robinson (2001), Richard Rockwell (1981), John Rogers (1985), Marshall Rogers (1979), Julie Roloff (1991), John Romita Sr. (1979), John Romita Jr. (1994), Stanley Ralph Ross (1977), Bill Rotsler (1978), Richard Rowell (1994), Mike Royer (1978), Steve Rude (1988), P. Craig Russell (1993).

Steven Spielberg

Steven Spielberg with his

Inkpot Award (2011)

(S) Arn Saba (1983), Stan Sakai (1991), Ruth Sanderson (2013), Steve Sansweet (2011), Allen Saunders (1981), Kurt Schaffenberger (1996), Bill Schanes (1987), Steve Schanes (1987), Lou Scheimer (2012), Alex Schomberg (1985), Bob Schreck (1990), Francoise Schuiten (1996), Mark Schultz (1993), Charles Schulz (1974), Diana Schutz (1989), Alvin Schwartz (2001), Julius Schwartz (1981), Lew Sayre Schwartz (2002), Arnold Schwarzenegger (2012), Bill Scott (1977), David Scroggy (1977), Mike Sekowsky (1981), Rod Serling (1975), Phil Seuling (1974), Seth (2009), John Severin (1998), Marie Severin (1988), Scott Shaw! (1980), Robert Shayne (1984), Gilbert Shelton (1978), Lucius Shepard (1994), Dave Sheridan (1978), Hal Sherman (2002), Jim Shooter (1980), Barry Short (2009), Joe Shuster (1975), Noel Sickles (1976), David Siegel (1996), Jerry Siegel (1975), Bill Sienkiewicz (1981), Jim Silke (2012), Robert Silverberg (1987), Marc Silvestri (2012), Dave Sim (1981), Joe Simon (1998), Louise Simonson (1992), Walter Simonson (1985), Joe Sinnott (1995), Jeff Smith (2001), Bill Spicer (1979), Dan Spiegel (1983), Art Spiegelman (1987), Steven Spielberg (2011), Mickey Spillane (1994), Dick Sprang (1992), Frank Springer (2004), Frank Stack (2011), Mark Stadler (1986), John Stanley (1980), Jim Starlin (1975), Leonard Starr (1982), Joe Staton (1983), Ken Steacy (1990), Jim Steranko (1975), Rick Sternbach (1990), Dave Stevens (1986), Bil Stout (1978), J. Michael Straczynski (1994), Drew Struzan (2010), Ted Sturgeon (1975), Chris Sturhann (2012), Mary Sturhann (2007), James Sturm (2010), Vincent Sullivan (1993), Curt Swan (1984).

(T) Janet Tait (1989), Rumiko Takahashi (1994), Naoko Takeuchi (1998), Bryan Talbot (2000), Romeo Tanghal (2013), Yoshihiro Tatsumi (2006), B. K. Taylor (1980), Dexter Taylor (2005), Osamu Tezuka (1980), Frank Thomas (1984), Roy Thomas (1974), Don Thompson (1976), Kim Thompson (2001), Maggie Thompson (1976), Frank Thorne (1978), Bruce Timm (2013), Janice Tobias (1997), Alex Toth (1981), Angelo Torres (2000), Bjo Trimble (1974), Herb Trimpe (2002), John Totleben (2004), Mike Towry (2009), Lewis Trondheim (2000), Morrie Turner (1981), Ron Turner (1989), George Tuska (1997), C. Tyler (2010).

(U) Michael Uslan (2012).

(V) Dan Vado (2007), Jim Valentino (1984), Ramon Valdiosera (2009), Boris Vallejo (1978), James Van Hise (1983), Jhonen Vasquez (2005), Mark Verheiden (2007), Charles Vess (1990), Larry (“Seymour”) Vincent (1975), Anne-Marie Villegas (2010), Vernor Vinge (1992), Trevor von Eeden (2012).

(W) John Wagner (2006), Matt Wagner (1988), Mark Waid (2012), Jeff Walker (2011), Mort Walker (1979), Jay Ward (1977), Jim Warren (2004), Bob Wayne (2009), Len Wein (1977), Mort Weisinger (1978), Adam West (1980), Mark Wheatley (1992), Michael Whelan (1993), Al Wiesner (2010), Robert Williams (1982), Al Williamson (1984), F. Paul Wilson (2007), Gahan Wilson (1989), Barry Windsor-Smith (1975), Bill Woggon (1981), Elmer Woggon (1978), Marv Wolfman (1979), Wally Wood (1980), William Woolfolk (2002), Bernie Wrightson (1987).

(Y) Thomas Yeates (2012), Phil Yeh (2009), Cat Yronwode (1983), Mark Yturralde (1998).

(Z) Roger Zelazny (1993), Ray Zone (1987).