Russell LissauBy day, Russell Lissau is a mild-mannered newspaper reported in suburban Chicago. By night, he battles evil writing comic books, including The Batman Strikes!, Daily Grind and Strawberry Shortcake. He broke into comics in 2005 with the lead story in Batman Allies Secret Files and Origins. Never one to shy away from a crowd, Russell also leads workshops at libraries throughout the Chicago area about writing comics.

Russell wrote the Justin Castaneda-illustrated super-villain spoof “Down Time,” found in next month’s full-color return of Omega Comics Presents. Learn more about the issue and pre-order or download it today!