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2008 WCCA Winners Announced

The 2008 WCCAs were announced today -- Phil and Kaja Foglio won Outstanding Comic for Girl Genius while webcomics veteran Meredith Gran won Outstanding Newcomer for her new webcomic Octopus Pie.  The Foglios took three total WCCAs this year, but Tracy Butler was a big winner too taking home 4 WCCAs for her work on Lackadaisy.  Click read more for the full list of winners:

OUTSTANDING COMIC FINALISTS:  Girl Genius by Phil and Kaja Foglio  OUTSTANDING NEWCOMER FINALISTS: Octopus Pie by Meredith Gran OUTSTANDING ARTIST FINALISTS:  Tracy J Butler of Lackadaisy OUTSTANDING WRITER FINALISTS:   Kaja and Phil Foglio of Girl Genius OUTSTANDING CHARACTER WRITING FINALISTS: Templar, Arizona by Spike OUTSTANDING LONG FORM COMIC FINALISTS: The Order of the Stick by Rich Burlew OUTSTANDING SHORT FORM COMIC FINALISTS:  Perry Bible Fellowship by Nicholas Gurewitch OUTSTANDING SINGLE PANEL COMIC FINALISTS: XKCD by Randall Munroe OUTSTANDING COMEDIC COMIC FINALISTS: Penny Arcade by Jerry Holkins and Mike Krahulik OUTSTANDING DRAMATIC COMIC FINALISTS: Gunnerkrigg Court by Tom Siddell OUTSTANDING LAYOUT FINALISTS: Copper by Kazu Kibuishi OUTSTANDING USE OF COLOR FINALISTS:  Dresden Codak by Aaron Diaz OUTSTANDING BLACK AND WHITE ART FINALISTS:  Lackadaisy by Tracy J Butler OUTSTANDING PHOTOGRAPHIC COMIC FINALISTS:  A Softer World by Emily Horne and Joey Comeau OUTSTANDING CHARACTER RENDERING FINALISTS: Lackadaisy by Tracy J Butler OUTSTANDING ENVIRONMENT DESIGN FINALISTS:  Girl Genius by Phil and Kaja Foglio OUTSTANDING WEBSITE DESIGN FINALISTS:  Lackadaisy by Tracy J Butler OUTSTANDING USE OF THE MEDIUM FINALISTS: Dresden Codak by Aaron Diaz