Alan Cowsill has worked as a writer and editor for Marvel UK/Panini and Eaglemoss. He created the award-winning Classic Marvel Figurine Collection and DC Super Hero Collection for Eaglemoss Publications and presently edits the Marvel Chess Collection and Marvel Movie Collection for them. His books include DC Comics: A Year by Year Visual Chronicle, The Spider-Man Chronicle, Marvel Avengers Character Encyclopedia, Colin the Goblin and the award-winning graphic novel World War One (Campfire). He was also one of the writers of Revolutionary War (Marvel).