Dragon Con announced the winners of the inaugural Dragon Awards at a ceremony on September 4 emceed by Bill Fawcett.
John C. Wright, Larry Correia, Terry Pratchett and Naomi Novik were among the winners.
In terms of victories for publishing houses, Vox Day’s Castalia House picked up two awards, Baen, Tor and Del Rey one each, and a self-published book won.
Sad Puppy Declan Finn was shut out again – though only because Superversive’s Brian Niemeier won the category they were both nominated for.
Best Science Fiction Novel
- Somewhither: A Tale of the Unwithering Realm, John C. Wright (Castalia House)
Best Fantasy Novel
- Son of the Black Sword, Larry Correia (Baen)
Best Young Adult / Middle Grade Novel
- The Shepherd’s Crown, Terry Pratchett (Harper)
Best Military Science Fiction or Fantasy Novel
- Hell’s Foundations Quiver, David Weber (Tor)
Best Alternate History Novel
- League of Dragons, Naomi Novik (Del Rey)
Best Apocalyptic Novel
- Ctrl Alt Revolt!, Nick Cole (Castalia House)
Best Horror Novel
- Souldancer, Brian Niemeier (Self-published)
Best Comic Book
- Ms. Marvel
Best Graphic Novel
- The Sandman: Overture, Neil Gaiman & J.H. Williams III (Vertigo)
Best Science Fiction or Fantasy TV Series
- Game of Thrones
Best Science Fiction or Fantasy Movie
- The Martian
Best Science Fiction or Fantasy PC / Console Game
- Fallout 4 by Bethesda Softworks
Best Science Fiction or Fantasy Mobile Game
- Fallout Shelter by Bethesda Softworks
Best Science Fiction or Fantasy Board Game
- Pandemic: Legacy by ZMan Games
Best Science Fiction or Fantasy Miniatures / Collectible Card / Role-Playing Game
- Call of Cthulhu Roleplaying Game (7th Edition) by Chaosium Inc.
Fran Wilde posted a photo of the awards ready to be given out.
— Fran Wilde ????? (@fran_wilde) September 4, 2016
Ray Radlein made a funny. (There was no category File 770 could have been nominated in.)
— Ray Radlein (@Radlein) September 4, 2016