Christos Gage

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Christos Gage
Gage at a signing at Midtown Comics Times Square, June 21, 2010
Born Christos N. Gage
July 17
New York
Nationality American
Area(s) Writer
Notable works
Union Jack
Stormwatch: PHD
The Authority: Prime

Official website

Christos N. "Chris" Gage is a Greek-American comic book writer and screenwriter.

Early life[edit]

Gage is the son of author and journalist Nicholas Gage. He was born in New York, and grew up in Athens, Greece, and then North Grafton, Massachusetts. He attended Brown University where he majored in American Civilization.[1]


Gage with Rebekah Isaacs at the 2011 New York Comic Con.

Gage wrote The Breed and the 2002 film Teenage Caveman.

Gage broke into the comic book industry in December 2004. One of his earliest written works was a 2006 Union Jack mini-series with Mike Perkins.[2]

In 2007 Gage wrote a comic book series based on the Man with No Name for Dynamite Entertainment[3][4][5] and wrote a number of fill-in issues for Thunderbolts for Marvel,[6] starting with #122. During the 2006-2007 "Civil War" storyline, he wrote the tie-in book Civil War: House of M.[7]

During the 2008 "Secret Invasion" storyline, Gage wrote the four tie-in issues of Thunderbolts[8] and the War Machine: Weapon of SHIELD.[9][10] For the subsequent "Dark Reign" storyline, Gage wrote the tie-in book Avengers: The Initiative, he became the main writer for the series.[11]

At Wildstorm he wrote The Authority: Prime with Darick Robertson.[12][13][14] His subsequent Wildstorm work included Wildstorm: Armageddon,[14][15] Wildstorm: Revelations[16] and the Wildcats: Worlds End[17] which was part of a relaunch of a number of titles.[18]

His other projects include Absolution for Avatar Press,[19] G.I. Joe: Cobra at IDW Publishing.[20][21] and Area Ten at Vertigo.[22]

Personal life[edit]

Gage is married to Ruth Fletcher Gage, with whom he often collaborates in screenwriting projects.[1]


TV and film[edit]



  1. ^ a b "Biography page at Christos Gage's official website". Retrieved 2010-12-26. 
  2. ^ Battler of Britain: Gage talks "Union Jack". Comic Book Resources. May 17, 2006
  3. ^ "Christos Gage on Dynamite's The Man with No Name". Newsarama. July 12, 2007
  4. ^ "Christos Gage on The Man with No Name". Newsarama. May 20, 2008
  5. ^ "Christos Gage on The Man With No Name". Newsarama. August 15, 2008
  6. ^ "Christos Gage Talks Thunderbolts: International Incident". Newsarama. February 4, 2008
  7. ^ "Magnetized: Gage talks 'Civil War: House of M'". Comic Book Resources. June 20, 2008
  8. ^ "Monsters and Marvels: Gage Talks 'Thunderbolts'". Comic Book Resources. April 25, 2008
  9. ^ Iron Man: Director of SHIELD #33-35 (2008)
  10. ^ "WW Philly '08: Christos Gage Talks War Machine". Newsarama. June 1, 2008
  11. ^ "Gage: Taking The Initiative Under a Dark Reign". Newsarama. December 10, 2008
  12. ^ "Getting Some Authority: Christos Gage On His Upcoming Authority Arc". Newsarama. April 5, 2007
  13. ^ "AUTHORITY COMPLEX: Gage & Robertson Talk 'Prime'". Comic Book Resources' July 12, 2007
  14. ^ a b "Gage Takes Wildstorm: Talking Midnighter: Armageddon & Authority: Prime". Newsarama. July 16, 2007
  15. ^ "Armageddon Man: Christos Gage on Wildstorm: Armageddon". Newsarama. December 10, 2007
  16. ^ "Gage & Beatty on Wildstorm: Revelations". Newsarama. January 4, 2008
  17. ^ "Christos gage on Wildcats: World End". Newsarama/ April 24, 2008
  18. ^ "NYCC '08: LIVING IN THE RUINS: WS Editor Ben Abernathy on 'Worlds End'". Newsarama. April 19, 2008
  19. ^ "CCI: Christos Gage discusses 'Absolution'". Comic Book Resources. July 23, 2008
  20. ^ "IDW Announces GI Joe Plans". Newsarama. September 9, 2008
  21. ^ "G.I. Joe Roundtable, Part 1: Hama, Dixon, Gage & More". Newsarama. September 12, 2008
  22. ^ "Exploring Area Ten with Christos Gage, Vertigo Spotlight"]. Comics Bulletin. September 10, 2009
  23. ^ "''Stormwatch: Post Human Division'' Volume 1 trade details". 2010-04-21. Retrieved 2010-12-26. 
  24. ^ "''Stormwatch: Post Human Division'' Volume 2 trade details". 2010-04-21. Retrieved 2010-12-26. 
  25. ^ "''House of Horror'' profile at DC Comics". 2010-04-21. Retrieved 2010-12-26. 
  26. ^ UNLOCKING THE CAGE: Gage talks "House of M: Avengers", Comic Book Resources, September 4, 2007
  27. ^ "''The Authority: Prime'' trade profile". 2010-04-21. Retrieved 2010-12-26. 
  28. ^ "''Wildstorm: Armageddon'' trade profile". 2010-04-21. Retrieved 2010-12-26. 
  29. ^ "''Wildstorm: Revelations'' trade profile". 2010-04-21. Retrieved 2010-12-26. 
  30. ^ "Man With No Name: The Good, The Bad And The Uglier #1". Newsarama. March 25, 2008
  31. ^ "Superior Spider-Man #6AU". March 27, 2013.


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Preceded by
Warren Ellis
Thunderbolts writer
Succeeded by
Andy Diggle