All the Geeky Winners from the 2022 Creative Arts Emmys

The 2022 Creative Arts Emmys were held this weekend, with a total of two ceremonies honoring outstanding artistic and technical achievements in a variety of entertainment categories. As usual, stars strutted their stuff on the red carpet and we all had stars in our eyes about it. But this event wasn’t just for the TV and film buffs — plenty of nominees have a special place in our geeky hearts, too!

Below, get the rundown on all your favorite fandoms and creators that received acclaim at the 2022 Creative Arts Emmys this year.


Arcane

Arcane: League of Legends is an animated action-adventure series available on Netflix. You can catch up on season 1 right now while you wait on an official release date for season 2.

Wins:

  • Outstanding Individual Achievement in Animation, Arcane — “The Boy Savior,” Anne-Laure To, Color Script Artist
  • Outstanding Individual Achievement in Animation, Arcane — “Happy Progress Day!” Julien Georgel, Art Direction
  • Outstanding Individual Achievement in Animation, Arcane — “When These Walls Come Tumbling Down,” Bruno Couchinho, Background Designer
  • Outstanding Animated Program, Arcane — “When These Walls Come Tumbling Down”

The Boys Presents: Diabolical

After the success of The Boys as a live-action series, Amazon Prime Video took to telling spin-off stories within the universe with these adult-oriented animated shorts. Catch up on all 8 episodes of season 1 now as we await a possible season 2 renewal.

Wins:

  • Outstanding Individual Achievement in Animation, The Boys Presents: Diabolical — “Boyd in 3D,” Lexy Naut, Storyboard Artist

Moon Knight

All six episodes of Moon Knight season 1 are available now on Disney+. There don’t seem to be any current plans for a second season.

Wins:

  • Outstanding Sound Editing for a Limited or Anthology Series or Movie

Marvel’s What If…?

What If…? season 1, which consists of 9 episodes, can be streamed on Disney+. You can look forward to What If…? season 2 dropping in early 2023.

Wins:

  • Outstanding Character Voice-Over Performance, “What If… T’Challa Became A Star-Lord?” Chadwick Boseman as Star-Lord T’Challa

The Beatles: Get Back

Music and history lovers can watch Peter Jackson’s Beatles documentary on Disney+ now!

Wins:

  • Outstanding Directing for a Documentary/Nonfiction Program, Peter Jackson
  • Outstanding Documentary or Nonfiction Series
  • Outstanding Picture Editing for a Nonfiction Program
  • Outstanding Sound Editing for a Nonfiction or Reality Program (Single or Multi-Camera)
  • Outstanding Sound Mixing for a Nonfiction or Reality Program (Single or Multi-Camera)

Love, Death + Robots

Love, Death + Robots boasts an impressive 35 episodes in its current 3 season run. It has been renewed for a fourth season, to be released on Netflix. When? That’s TBD.

Wins:

  • Outstanding Individual Achievement in Animation, Love, Death + Robots — “Jibaro,” Alberto Mielgo, Character Designer
  • Outstanding Short Form Animated Program

What We Do in the Shadows

This comedy mockumentary series about modern day vampires is an absolute riot. There are 39 episodes, with even more airing right now on FX for you to sink your teeth into. Stream previous and current seasons on Hulu.

Wins:


Squid Game

Squid Game took the world by storm with its shocking story. Stream season 1 now on Netflix, and get ready for something even scarier when season 2 drops — estimated, but not confirmed, to release in late 2023 or early 2024.

Wins:

  • Outstanding Guest Actress in a Drama Series, Lee Yoo-mi
  • Outstanding Production Design for a Narrative Contemporary Program (One Hour or More)
  • Outstanding Special Visual Effects in a Single Episode
  • Outstanding Stunt Performance, Stick to the Team” – Lim Tae-hoon, Shim Sang-min, Kim Cha-i, and Lee Tae-young

Stranger Things

Perhaps Netflix’s most popular television series to date, Stranger Things spans 4 total seasons. The fifth and final 8-episode season is on the way.

Wins:

  • Outstanding Music Supervision
  • Outstanding Prosthetic Makeup
  • Outstanding Sound Editing for a Comedy or Drama Series (One Hour)
  • Outstanding Sound Mixing for a Comdey or Drama Series (One Hour)
  • Outstanding Stunt Coordination for a Drama Series, Limited or Anthology Series or Movie

The Book of Boba Fett

Disney+ is your one-stop destination for all Star Wars™ content. Follow along with the adventures of Boba Fett™ in the first and only 7-episode season.

Wins:

  • Outstanding Special Visual Effects in a Season or a Movie

Chip ‘n Dale: Rescue Rangers

A cute comedy following the exploits of everybody’s favorite Chipmunks, Chip ‘n Dale: Rescue Rangers is available to stream on Disney+. And so is the original Disney animated series featuring these curious critters!

Wins:

  • Outstanding Television Movie

Which wins are you most excited about? Discuss the Creative Arts Emmys with other fans at side.show/geekgroup, and don’t forget to Let Your Geek Sideshow!