Kelly Thompson

Contributing Writer
New York City, NY
Mountainview, CA
Jun 28, 2013

Kelly has a degree in Sequential Art from The Savannah College of Art & Design. Her love of comics and superheroes have compelled her since she first discovered them as a teenager. Currently living in Manhattan with her boyfriend and a pitiful lack of pets, Kelly is the creator of CSBG's She Has No Head! and the 3 Chicks Review Comics Podcast, as well as CBR's VS! column. She's also a former CBR reviewer and a writer of comics and novels.

Kelly writes the "Jem and The Holograms" comic from IDW Publishing, is co-writer of Marvel's "Captain Marvel & The Carol Corps" and writer/creator of the graphic novel "Heart In A Box" from Dark Horse Comics. She's also published two novels -- "The Girl Who Would Be King" and "Storykiller." She's represented by The Irene Goodman Agency and managed by Principato Young.

FIRST COMIC: "Uncanny X-Men" #290

FAVORITE CHARACTER: Batman and a smorgasbord of female runner ups? Batwoman, Wonder Woman, Cass Cain/Batgirl, Rogue, Emma Frost, Michonne, Agent 355, Big Barda...the list goes on and on.

Articles By Kelly Thompson

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Scratch9: Cat Tails #1

Mon, August 5th, 2013 | Category: Review

Four short tales focusing on different aspects of Scratch9 make up this first issue of "Scratch9: Cat Tails #1" by creator Rob M. Worley and a variety of talented artists.

Daredevil #29

Mon, August 5th, 2013 | Category: Review

Mark Waid and Javier Rodriguez deliver an effortless tale that is quintessentially Matt Murdoch and Daredevil in "Daredevil" #29.

Collider #1

Thu, August 1st, 2013 | Category: Review

A strong and gorgeous start to Simon Oliver, Robbi Rodriguez, and Rico Renzi's new Vertigo series "Collider."

Young Avengers #8

Mon, July 29th, 2013 | Category: Review

Kieron Gillen and Jamie McKelvie's "Young Avengers" #8 finds the team split, both parts stranded in very dangerous dimensions.

Uncanny Avengers #10

Mon, July 29th, 2013 | Category: Review

In Rick Remender and Daniel Acuña's "Uncanny Avengers" #8 the team officially splits off on their own investigations. It can't end well.

The Hunger #1

Thu, July 25th, 2013 | Category: Review

Joshua Hale Fialkov and Leonard Kirk deliver a comic both intimate and epic with "Hunger" #1.

Justice League Dark #22

Thu, July 25th, 2013 | Category: Review

Poor "Justice League Dark" #22 by Jeff Lemire and Mikel Janin -- still floundering and trying desperately to become the great book it so wants to be -- gets drawn into the latest company crossover.

Avengers Assemble #17

Mon, July 22nd, 2013 | Category: Review

Kelly Sue DeConnick, Matteo Buffagni and Pepe Larraz's "Avengers Assemble" #17 drives "The Enemy Within" storyline toward its final conclusion.

Batman and Robin #22

Sun, July 21st, 2013 | Category: Review

Peter J. Tomasi and Patrick Gleason get so much right in "Batman and Catwoman" #22 that it's enough to wish for an ongoing title featuring the pair.

Uncanny X-Force #8

Thu, July 18th, 2013 | Category: Review

Sam Humphries "Uncanny X-Force" #8 has been stumbling badly almost since the beginning, this month it falls flat on its face.

Hawkeye #12

Fri, July 12th, 2013 | Category: Review

Matt Fraction's "Hawkeye" rolls on as one of the best books around, even with guest artists -- of course when Francesco Francavilla is the guest artist, it's an easy feat to accomplish.

Adventure Time: Candy Capers #1

Fri, July 12th, 2013 | Category: Review

Even with bit players as the key focus to this new mini-series, "Adventure Time: Candy Capers" #1 by Ananth Panagariya, Yuko Ota, and Ian McGinty still manages to be a whole lot of fun.

Quantum and Woody #1

Thu, July 11th, 2013 | Category: Review

Valiant scores again with another great first issue: "Quantum and Woody" #1 by James Asmus and Tom Fowler.

Daredevil: Dark Nights #2

Fri, July 5th, 2013 | Category: Review

Lee Weeks' "Daredevil: Dark Nights" #2 unveils a superhero truth rarely explored so honestly in most superhero comics.

Suicide Risk #3

Fri, July 5th, 2013 | Category: Review

Leo calls on his brother to help him go after the insanely dangerous Memento Mori in Mike Carey and Elena Casagrande's "Suicide Risk" #3.

The Wake #2

Fri, June 28th, 2013 | Category: Review

Spanning millions of years and with a fascinating and disturbing mystery at its center, Scott Snyder and Sean Murphy's "The Wake" #2 is a force to be reckoned with in comics storytelling.

Mouse Guard: Legends of the Guard #1

Thu, June 27th, 2013 | Category: Review

Three short tales from the world of "Mouse Guard," by three talented creators, in this second volume of "Legend of the Guard" tales from Archaia.

Revival #11

Thu, June 20th, 2013 | Category: Review

Tim Seeley and Mike Norton turn it up a notch in "Revival" #11 and give readers a good long look at the supernatural element(s) roaming the woods.

Demeter

Thu, June 20th, 2013 | Category: Review

Though it stands easily on its own, "Demeter" is the third story in a trilogy of stunningly haunting black and white comics by Becky Cloonan where nothing is quite what it seems.

A+X #9

Thu, June 20th, 2013 | Category: Review

"A+X" #9 features two stories about rescuing Doctor Strange. First up is a Wolverine/Captain America team up in the Congo by Nathan Edmondson and Humberto Ramos; followed by a David Lapham romp starring Pixie, Eye Boy, and Quentin Quire.

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