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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Hawkeye #8

Thu, February 28th, 2013 | Category: Review

The mysterious redhead returns in Matt Fraction and David Aja's "Hawkeye" #8, causing all sorts of problems for our hero, both personally and professionally.

Adventure Time #13

Mon, February 25th, 2013 | Category: Review

Ryan North, Shelli Paroline and Braden Lamb's "Adventure Time" #13 proves to be another hilariously smart issue and a fantastic companion to the television show.

Captain Marvel #10

Thu, February 21st, 2013 | Category: Review

Carol fights crime as Captain Marvel while denying the idea that she may be seriously ill in Kelly Sue DeConnick, Christopher Sebela, and Filipe Andrade's "Captain Marvel" #10.

Justice League of America #1

Wed, February 20th, 2013 | Category: Review

Geoff Johns and David Finch's "Justice League of America" #1 is a typical team origin story. No more, no less.

Powers: Bureau #1

Thu, February 14th, 2013 | Category: Review

Deena Pilgrim and Christian Walker are back and they've been promoted to Federal Agents in Brian Michael Bendis and Michael Avon Oeming's relaunched "Powers" series -- "Powers: Bureau" #1.

Avengers Arena #4

Thu, February 14th, 2013 | Category: Review

Two Runaways go head to head with the Avengers Academy students after attempting a team up gone wrong in Dennis Hopeless' latest issue of "Avengers Arena."

Uncanny X-Men #1

Thu, February 14th, 2013 | Category: Review

Brian Michael Bendis and Chris Bachalo take readers behind the scenes of the new mutant rebellion as Cyclops continues to build his team and a mysterious figure feeds S.H.I.E.L.D all his secrets in "Uncanny X-Men" #1.

All-New X-Men #7

Mon, February 11th, 2013 | Category: Review

Brian Michael Bendis and David Marquez's "All-New X-Men" #7 finds Mystique seizing the opportunity to make the X-Men more confused than ever by playing games with a naïve Scott Summers, while Scott digs up the past of his future.

Daybreak

Mon, February 11th, 2013 | Category: Review

Brian Ralph's "Daybreak" is an intimate and engrossing art-house take on the traditional zombie story.

Rachel Rising #14

Mon, February 4th, 2013 | Category: Review

Terry Moore's "Rachel Rising" continues to impress as characters stand their ground, others escape only to be found again, and Jet's fate remains unsure.

Journey Into Mystery #648

Fri, February 1st, 2013 | Category: Review

Kathryn Immonen and Valerio Schiti's "Journey Into Mystery" #648 launches Sif into "our world" for her continued adventures, sure to be filled with glorious violence.

Justice League Dark #16

Fri, February 1st, 2013 | Category: Review

Jeff Lemire, Ray Fawkes and Mikel Janin's "Justice League: Dark" #16 finds the team unraveling as everything they are begins to fail them.

Batwoman #16

Thu, January 24th, 2013 | Category: Review

Stunning visuals raise J.H. Williams III and W. Haden Blackman's "Batwoman" #16 up to epic fantastical heights, but too many characters and too much narration drags it back down into flawed reality.

Gambit #8

Thu, January 24th, 2013 | Category: Review

James Asmus and a massive team of artists chip in to bring readers "Gambit" #8, but the art team drops the ball and a slew of errors and inconsistencies drag things down.

Catwoman #16

Thu, January 24th, 2013 | Category: Review

Ann Nocenti and Rafa Sandoval's "Catwoman" #16 gets some things right but also continues to get far too much wrong four issues into their creative pairing.

Wolverine and the X-Men #24

Thu, January 24th, 2013 | Category: Review

It's "date night" at the Jean Grey School For Higher Learning, which in Jason Aaron and David López's "Wolverine & The X-Men" #24 apparently means a surprising amount of making out (and attempted making out).

Young Avengers #1

Thu, January 24th, 2013 | Category: Review

Kieron Gillen and Jamie McKelvie's "Young Avengers" #1 is pure superhero fun mixed with bold comics innovation in a perfect debut for the Marvel NOW! series.

Captain Marvel #9

Mon, January 21st, 2013 | Category: Review

Kelly Sue DeConnick and Filipe Andrade pair up on "Captain Marvel" #9 to deliver an emotional and action-packed issue that may change everything for Carol.

Avengers Assemble #11

Fri, January 18th, 2013 | Category: Review

Kelly Sue DeConnick and Stefano Caselli wrap up a fun, high-stakes arc with The Avengers in "Avengers Assemble" #11.

Batman #16

Tue, January 15th, 2013 | Category: Review

The Joker finally catches his King as "Death of The Family" continues in Scott Snyder and Greg Capullo's "Batman" #16.

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