I. N. J. Culbard is an artist and writer. In 2006, he surpassed thousands of other writers and had his work published in Dark Horse Comics’ New Recruits anthology. He has also appeared in the Judge Dredd Megazine. Culbard is an acclaimed animation director with considerable experience in directing commercials, developing projects for television, and producing and directing short films. This is his second full-length graphic novel as an artist, having collaborated on The Picture of Dorian Gray with Ian Edginton.
, one of Britain’s best-known writers, has had a tremendous impact on the world of comics. In his illustrious career he has worked for Lucasfilm, Paramount Pictures, and 20th Century Fox to adapt Star Wars
, Star Trek
properties, as well as with the H.G. Wells estate to adapt War of the Worlds
for Dark Horse. He owes his success to good collaborations with other artists from the industry, most famously D’Israeli (Scarlet Traces
) and Steve Yeowell (The Red Seas
). He recently adapted Edgar Allan Poe’s The Murders in the Rue Morgue
(illustrated by D’Israeli) for SelfMadeHero’s graphic anthology Nevermore
. In 2007, his graphic novel Scarlet Traces: The Great Game
was nominated for Best Limited Series and Best Writer at the prestigious Eisner Awards.