Dan Hogan was an art student for two years at UC Irvine and Sonoma State. His artwork was first published in Darkblade, a backup story for Shadow Comix Presents Outlander 0.1. To see a page from Darkblade, click here. He then had a change of heart and began to study physics and astronomy. He graduated from Sonoma State University with a degree in physics. He currently works in the field of nuclear physics and lives in Washington with his wife, Colleen his daughter, Emma, and his son, Ethan.