This is a wonderful thing. Dwayne McDuffie wrote some of my absolute favorite Justice League animated episodes.
And, yes, of course his legacy is much greater than that but that’s my favorite of his work. GREAT stories.
Here’s the official info from the LBCC organizers:
WHAT: Long Beach Comic Con will announce the Dwayne McDuffie Award. Details of the award will be released at the event. “Dwayne’s influence on comics is incredible, and we look forward to helping preserve his legacy through this award,” said Martha Donato, co-founder of Long Beach Comic Con.
WHO: Long Beach Comic Con co-founders Martha Donato and Phil Lawrence; prominent comics and animation professionals Neo Edmund, Joan Hilty, Joseph Illidge, Heidi MacDonald, Glen Murakami, Eugene Son, William J. Watkins, and Len Wein; Charlotte Fullerton McDuffie; and Matt Wayne.
WHEN: Saturday, September 27, 10:30 am PT
WHERE: Long Beach Convention Center, 300 East Ocean Boulevard