Nikos Nikolaidis was born in Aegaleo, Athens, Greece, on 28 July 1964. He studied at the Dental School of Athens Univercity and worked as a dentist for over 20 years. He has been a writer and comic artist on the side, and has already written two books concerning comics. He is the creator of 'Portiero Makis Roditis', a comic about the life of a footbal player for Ialysos F.C. in Rhodes. It was published in Greece by Nikolaos Zois and his Leopalaiontes ZN Editions in 2011.