TODD DOWNING (creator/writer/colors & letters)
Todd has been writing & drawing since he could hold a pen, and making movies since age 10. His first feature was showcased on a PBS young directors series when he was 18. He spent a decade in the videogame industry as a concept artist, art director and designer before founding his own publishing company in 1999. He was the chief product architect for the Arrowflight, 1PG and Red Dwarf roleplaying game lines, the writer-director of the 2007 short film Ordinary Angels, writer of the award-winning short films Karma Gettin’, ESPER, and One Step Too Far, production designer of Valley of the Sasquatch, The Cost of Things, JourneyQuest Season 3, and co-creator of the superhero comedy webseries The Collectibles. A cancer widower, Todd remarried in 2009 and lives in Port Orchard, Washington with his wife, daughter, an elderly German Shepherd named Attila, and two cats.
BRIAN BEARDSLEY (pencils/inks)
Brian Beardsley has been illustrating comics for the past several years, having worked on such titles as The Devil’s Own and Crossover. He has contributed to Short Stack for Angry Gnome Comics, Hello, Do You Work Here? for Alterna Press, and The Scooper for FutureQuick. He currently resides in Austin, Texas, with his dog, Sam.
(Additional artwork by Seattle artists Ryan Potter and Shane White.)