Celebrity Q&A: Peter J. Wacks

Rated: Everyone

Category: Discussion Panel

Produced by: Peter J. Wacks

PETER J. WACKS is a bestselling cross-genre writer who has worked in various capacities across the creative fields in gaming, television, film, comics, and most recently writing novels.

He began in the creative fields as a child actor & model. Most notable are 'Revenge of the Nerds' (little boy at carnival) and 'Thunder Alley' (gaming kid.)

Peter was the lead designer and storyline writer of Cyberpunk CCG, a consultant for several other games, and both a writer and editor for multiple books in the Savage Worlds; Interface Zero line. After the Cyberpunk CCG project he spent a month in L.A. as a consultant for the T.V. show Alias, helping the studio determine the viability of converting the show into a CCG.

Peter's first comic, 'Behind These Eyes', garnered a finalist spot for the Bram Stoker in 2012.

At age 6 he began writing short stories, and was first published in high school (1992), a time in which he was also a top ten honorable mention for the NCTE writing award (1993). In the mid 2000's he decided to focus on his original passion, writing stories, once more. His first novel, 'Second Paradigm', was published in 2008. Currently, he has published 5 novels, 4 novellas, and appeared in 19 anthologies.


THU 2:00p.m. (45 mins.) Room: LALIQUE I [Ballroom Level]


THU 6:00p.m. (45 mins.) Room: MAIN STAGE: MALACHITE SHOWROOM [Lobby Level]


FRI 1:00p.m. (45 mins.) Room: LALIQUE I [Ballroom Level]


FRI 4:00p.m. (45 mins.) Room: LALIQUE I [Ballroom Level]


SAT 8:00p.m. (45 mins.) Room: BEL-AIR 2/3 [Lobby Level]


SUN 3:00p.m. (45 mins.) Room: BEL-AIR 2/3 [Lobby Level]