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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Aphrodite IX #2

Mon, June 17th, 2013 | Category: Review

"Aphrodite IX" #2 by Matt Hawkins and Stjepan Sejic's is bizarrely boring even though it's technically packed with action.

American Vampire: The Long Road to Hell #1

Fri, June 14th, 2013 | Category: Review

An oversized one shot by Rafael Albuquerque and Scott Snyder introduces new characters and brings back old for "American Vampire: The Long Road To Hell."

Fearless Defenders #5

Mon, June 10th, 2013 | Category: Review

Cullen Bunn and Will Sliney's "Fearless Defenders" #12 features a dream guest cast, but the art fails the book badly and it stumbles as a result.

Rachel Rising #17

Mon, June 10th, 2013 | Category: Review

Terry Moore delivers another solid issue in his horror series "Rachel Rising" as the town continues "getting mean" and the violence spreads.

All-New X-Men #12

Mon, June 10th, 2013 | Category: Review

As if things weren't confusing enough, the original X-Men get to meet the Uncanny Avengers -- including of their greatest enemies -- The Scarlet Witch -- in Brian Michael Bendis and Stuart Immonen's "All New X-Men" #12.

Wolverine & the X-Men #30

Mon, June 3rd, 2013 | Category: Review

Jason Aaron and Pasqual Ferry's "Wolverine & The X-Men" #30 is a prologue of sorts to the next major Hellfire arc, and in that capacity it sets that stage nicely.

Deathmatch #6

Mon, June 3rd, 2013 | Category: Review

Paul Jenkins and Carlos Magno's "Deathmatch" #6 finds clever ways to keep the battles interesting and reminds readers, painfully, that no one is safe.

X-Men #1

Wed, May 29th, 2013 | Category: Review

Packed with character development and superhero action, Brian Wood and Olivier Coipel's "X-Men" #1 is the best of all worlds when it comes great to superhero comics.

Savage Hawkman #20

Mon, May 27th, 2013 | Category: Review

"Savage Hawkman" comes to a lifeless conclusion, in the hands of Tom DeFalco and Joe Bennett, one fitting for the title's underwhelming twenty-issue run.

Batman: Li'l Gotham #2

Thu, May 23rd, 2013 | Category: Review

Two adorable holiday tales are the focus in this second print issue of Dustin Nguyen and Derek Fridolfs' nearly perfect "Batman: Li'l Gotham" #2.

Uncanny X-Men #6

Thu, May 23rd, 2013 | Category: Review

The team is in trouble as they find themselves transported to Limbo where they face the vengeance of Lord Dormammu in a gorgeous issue by Brian Michael Bendis and artist Frazer Irving.

Batwoman #20

Mon, May 20th, 2013 | Category: Review

Kate Kane can get her sister back from Director Bones, but only if she agrees to deliver Batman in J.H. Williams III, W. Haden Blackman, and Trevor McCarthy's "Batwoman" #20.

Gambit #12

Thu, May 16th, 2013 | Category: Review

Gambit and Rogue go up against Tombstone (sorta) as Joelle's story comes to an end in James Asmus and Clay Mann's "Gambit" #12.

The Dream Merchant #1

Thu, May 16th, 2013 | Category: Review

Newcomer Konstantin Novosadov delivers stunning visuals in "The Dream Merchant" #1 a not-quite-great first issue in a new mini-series written by Nathan Edmonson.

Uncanny X-Force #4

Fri, May 10th, 2013 | Category: Review

Things come to a head as the thing possessing Bishop finally makes its move on Ginny and the X-Men fail to stop it in Sam Humphries and Ron Garney's "Uncanny X-Force" #4.

Uncanny Avengers #8

Fri, May 10th, 2013 | Category: Review

Archangel's twins Eimin and Uriel use their devastating power to destroy an entire city, and proclaim the Avengers and X-Men incapable of stopping them, since they can't even get along in Rick Remender and Daniel Acuña's "Uncanny Aven

Avengers Assemble #15AU

Thu, May 9th, 2013 | Category: Review

Captains Marvel and Britain, plus a handful of magical and British heroes team up to stop Ultron from completing its takeover of England in Al Ewing and Butch Guice's "Avengers Assemble" #15AU.

Suicide Risk #1

Mon, May 6th, 2013 | Category: Review

Superpowered people have made a mess of everything in Mike Carey and Elena Casagrande's "Suicide Risk" #1 and it's up to good cops like Leo to even the playing field even if that means becoming superpowered himself.

Ten Grand #1

Fri, May 3rd, 2013 | Category: Review

J. Michael Straczynski and Ben Templesmith's "Ten Grand" #1 offers up an interesting spin on an old tale, but wades too heavily in clichés to feel entirely successful.

FF #6

Mon, April 29th, 2013 | Category: Review

Matt Fraction and Joe Quinones bring another fun-filled but disappointingly slight issue of "FF."

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