Writer Steve Niles is best known for 30 Days of Night, Criminal Macabre, Simon Dark, Mystery Society, Frankenstein Alive Alive, Monster & Madman, Winnebago Graveyard and Batman: Gotham County Line. Niles currently works for comic publishers, including Black Mask, IDW, Image and Dark Horse. Steve is currently writing The October Faction for IDW. 30 Days of Night was released in 2007 as a major motion picture. Other comics by Niles, including Remains, Aleister Arcane and Freaks of the Heartland have been optioned for film. Steve lives in the desert near Los Angeles with his wife Monica and a bunch of animals.