MARAT MYCHAELS has had a long and successful career in both comic books and freelance graphic design. He started out as Image Comics first rookie working on the highly successful Extreme Studios Brigade series. Marat has worked for most major publishers including Marvel Comics on titles such as Deadpool Corps an X-Force: Shatterstar and has been the artist for a number of DC Comics including Hawk and Dove and Grifter. Marat resides in Phoenix, AZ where he runs his independent publishing company Counterpoint Comics with its line of successful books including Do you Pooh, Hardlee Thinn, Notti and Nyce. He also freelances as a sought after cover artist for such publishers as Marvel, IDW, Coffin Comics and Dynamite.