Shane McCarthy is a freelance writer whose work has been published internationally by the likes of DC Comics, Marvel Comics and more.  Over the years he has written DETECTIVE COMICS (starring Batman), BATMAN LEGENDS OF THE DARK KNIGHT, STAR WARS, DEADPOOL TEAM UP and TRANSFORMERS: ALL HAIL MEGATRON to name a few.

Shane has been writing comics professionally for over 20 years (during which he was also an international dance instructor and performer) and presently resides in Perth, Western Australia with his wife and two GORGEOUS cats.