Creator MARIANO NICIEZA is the Writer and Executive Producer of the award winning comics series William Shatner's War Chronicles and the Illustrator of the award winning graphic novel Stan Lee's GOD WOKE. He has worked in writing, illustration, design and art direction in digital and print comics, magazines, trading cards, posters, brochures and dozens of commercial projects for Marvel Entertainment, Disney, Malibu, Fleer, Paramount and Panasonic. At Marvel Entertainment he held positions as Special Projects Editor and Senior Art Director. Mariano has a BA in Art from Rutgers University, a MA in Illustration from Syracuse University and a MFA in Illustration from Hartford University. He is the President and Publisher of Apex Comics Group, Inc.