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The Japanese equivalent of the Hugo Award (though, ironically, "seiun" means "nebula"), the Seiun Award is an award for the best Science Fiction published in Japan in the previous year, as voted on by fans who attend the Japan Science Fiction Convention. Named after the first professional science fiction magazine in Japan, they have been run since 1970.

Works with a Seiun nomination that have pages on this wiki include:


Anime - Best Media

Comic Books (Best Comic)

Films (Animated) - Best Media

  • Big Hero 6note  (nominated 2015)

Films (Live-Action) - Best Media

Literature (Japanese) - Best Japanese Novel, unless noted

Literature (Non-Japanese) - Best Foreign Novel, unless noted

Live-Action TV - Best Media

Manga - Best Comic

Video Games - Best Media

Free Genre

  • Hatsune Miku (won 2008)
  • Gundam 30th Anniversary Project Real G the Statue of Gundamnote (won 2010)
  • [[Tetsujin 28 Kobe Tetsujin Project]] (nominated 2010)

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