Gabe SoriaKnown for the popular online role-playing game Sword & Backpack, Gabe Soria is best known in the kidlit community for reinventing the choice-driven book genre with his four book series, Midnight Arcade. He has also written several comic books for DC Comics, including Batman '66. Gabe also collaborated with friend Dan Auerbach of the Black Keys on the The Murder Ballads comic book.
Kendall Hale is a cartoonist from Wisconsin whose work has varied from animated character
designs to commercial advertising. He has produced work for Nick Jr., Bento Box, Skippy
Peanut Butter, and Sandman Studios. He has also taught classes for Brigham Young
University. He currently lives in Los Angeles with his pet rock, Rock.