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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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."

A+X #7

Mon, April 29th, 2013 | Category: Review

Two short stories, one by Zeb Wells and Dale Keown pairing up dueling geniuses Iron Man and Beast; and the second by Christopher Yost, R'John Bernales and Chris Turcotte starring Thor and Iceman, are entertaining but slight in "A+X" #7.

Journey Into Mystery #651

Mon, April 29th, 2013 | Category: Review

Kathryn Immonen and guest artist Pepe Larraz pen "Journey Into Mystery" #651, a standalone tale, with Sif as a minor guest star, but featuring a lot of great Asgardian characters.

Revival #9

Mon, April 22nd, 2013 | Category: Review

Things are coming to a head as people begin to take advantage of the "Revivers Situation" in different ways and Dana's son finds himself in mortal danger in Tim Seeley and Mike Norton's "Revival" #9.

Mara #4

Fri, April 19th, 2013 | Category: Review

Mara finally comes to terms with both what she can do and the peace that can bring her as she breaks free of everything -- including Earth -- in Brian Wood and Ming Doyle's "Mara" #4.

Danger Girl: Trinity #1

Thu, April 18th, 2013 | Category: Review

The latest "Danger Girl" mini-series "Trinity" #1 by writer Andy Hartnell features three artists for each of the ladies stories: John Royle, Harvey Tolibao, and Stephen Molnar.

The Walking Dead #109

Fri, April 12th, 2013 | Category: Review

Maggie settles into her new life, but finds she's not as far from Rick's plans as she may have suspected in Robert Kirkman and Charlie Adlard's "The Walking Dead" #109.

Avengers Arena #7

Fri, April 12th, 2013 | Category: Review

Dennis Hopeless and Alessandro Vitti's "Avengers Arena" #7 takes a side trip (and a step back in time) to discover how Arcade came up with his idea and a bit more detail as to what the Arena is. Hint: it's an arena.

Uncanny X-Men #4

Fri, April 12th, 2013 | Category: Review

Brian Michael Bendis and Chris Bachalo's "Uncanny X-Men" #4 could easily be subtitled "Ripped From The Gutters of "All-New X-Men" #10" -- and it's exceedingly clever.

Polarity #1

Mon, April 8th, 2013 | Category: Review

Suffering from bi-polar disorder, artist Tim has found that living "sane" is pretty unbearable, but when he takes matters into his own hands he finds that there may be more to his insanity than originally thought in "Polarity" #1.

All-New X-Men #10

Fri, April 5th, 2013 | Category: Review

Cyclops and Co. create a New Xavier School and come looking for their student body at Wolverine's Jean Grey School in Brian Michael Bendis and Stuart Immonen's "All-New X-Men" #10.

Glory #34

Fri, April 5th, 2013 | Category: Review

Utterly unlike any superhero comic to come before it, Joe Keatinge and Ross Campbell's final issue of "Glory" is as stunningly unexpected as nearly the entire groundbreaking run.

Justice League Dark #18

Sun, March 31st, 2013 | Category: Review

Magic proves too unwieldy and obscure to feel like a satisfying story in the latest "Justice League Dark" by Ray Fawkes, Jeff Lemire, and Mikel Janin.

Rachel RIsing #15

Sat, March 30th, 2013 | Category: Review

The town of Manson and its citizens begin to suffer horrible penance for past crimes in the form of literal vermin in Terry Moore's "Rachel Rising" #15.

Birds of Prey #18

Fri, March 22nd, 2013 | Category: Review

The Birds of Prey, their roster hardly recognizable from its relaunch, also gets a new writer in the form of Christy Marx in "Birds of Prey" #18.

Saga #11

Fri, March 22nd, 2013 | Category: Review

Reader responses will rocket from hilarity to relief to heartbreak and back again as Brian K. Vaughan and Fiona Staples deliver an emotionally powerful "Saga" #11.

Fearless Defenders #2

Mon, March 18th, 2013 | Category: Review

Dani Moonstar kicks some bad guy butt but gets captured anyway, while Valkyrie, Misty Knight and Dr. Annabelle Riggs head to Asgardia in Cullen Bunn and Will Sliney's "The Fearless Defenders" #2.

Katana #2

Mon, March 18th, 2013 | Category: Review

An uneven issue by Ann Nocenti and Alex Sanchez continues to explore Katana's revenge mission and awkwardly jams in her recruitment to "Justice League of America."

Ultimate Comics X-Men #24

Mon, March 18th, 2013 | Category: Review

Brian Wood and "Supergirl" artist Mahmud Asrar team up for "Ultimate Comics X-Men" #24, as secret plans are revealed and an old character reasserts her dominance.