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, DC, Image Comics, IDW Coffin Comics and Zenescope to name a few. His credits include Deadpool Corps an X-Force: Shatterstar for Marvel and Hawk and Dove for DC. Marat resides in Phoenix, AZ where he freelances as a graphic designer and comic book illustrator. Currently he is running Counterpoint Comics publishing his successful line of parody books Do You Pooh? and Hardlee Thinn , as well as being a highly sought after cover artist with his work being seen on such titles as Deadpool, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, GI Joe and Lady Death.