Alex Irvine has written more than thirty books, both his own original fiction (Buyout, The Narrows, Mystery Hill, A Scattering of Jades) and licensed work for Marvel, Hasbro, Warner Bros., Fox, Blizzard, Legendary, and other international entertainment companies. He has also written comics (Daredevil Noir, Iron Man: Rapture, Hellstorm: Son of Satan - Equinox), games, and animation. The three games he's currently writing--Marvel Avengers Alliance, Marvel War of Heroes, and Marvel PuzzleQuest--together have totaled more than seventy-five million players. Before leaving to write full-time, he spent six years as an English professor at the University of Maine. A native of Ypsilanti, Michigan, he lives in South Portland, Maine, with his wife and three children...and two dogs, a bird, a snake, and a fish. You can find him on Twitter and Facebook.