Greg Pak is a comic book writer and filmmaker best known for Action Comics and Batman/Superman for DC Comics, Planet Hulk and Magneto Testament for Marvel Comics, and the Code Monkey Save World graphic novel and The Princess Who Saved Herself children's book, based on the songs of Jonathan Coulton. He directed the award-winning feature film Robot Stories and dozens of shorts, including Happy Fun Room. He was named one of 25 Filmmakers to Watch by Filmmaker Magazine, described as "a talent with a future" by the New York Times, and named Breakout Talent of the year by Wizard Magazine. Pak also co-wrote the fan favorite Incredible Hercules series with Fred Van Lente, with whom he also wrote the new how-to book, Make Comics Like the Pros. The author lives in New York, New York.
Danny Lore (they/them) is a queer black writer/editor raised in Harlem and currently based in the Bronx. They’ve worked in comic and gaming shops since the beginning of time. Most of their writing is contemporary speculative fiction, with the occasional foray into science fiction. They’ve had their short fiction published by FIYAH, Podcastle, Fireside, Nightlight, EFNIKS.com and more. Their comics work includes QUEEN OF BAD DREAMS for Vault Comics, QUARTER KILLER for Comixology, and JAMES BOND for Dynamite Comics in December 2019. They have short comics in DEAD BEATS and THE GOOD FIGHT. They edited THE GOOD FIGHT anthology and THE WILDS (Black Mask comics). They will be included in the YA prose Anthology A PHOENIX FIRST MUST BURN, at Viking Books, in Spring 2020.