Paul Pope is the acclaimed author-illustrator of Batman: Year 100, Heavy Liquid, and 100%. Known for his frenetic, high-energy artwork and action-packed, genre-bending storytelling, Pope has won three Eisner Awards. He lives and works in New York City.  His first graphic novel for kids, Battling Boy, was a #1 New York Times Best-Seller.
JT Petty is an American film director, author, and video game writer. His graphic novel, Bloody Chester, was also published by First Second. He currently resides in Brooklyn, New York.
is a Spanish cartoonist who has published several critically-acclaimed graphic novels including The Hero
. He has also directed an animated feature film, Spirit of the Forest
, and has been the subject of a documentary film himself.