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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Dial H #8

Mon, January 14th, 2013 | Category: Review

The Centipede makes his move on Nelson and Roxie in China Miéville's wildly creative "Dial H" #8.

Ultimate Comics X-Men #21

Mon, January 14th, 2013 | Category: Review

Too many creators muddles both the idea and the execution in the latest installment of Brian Wood's otherwise engaging "Ultimate Comics X-Men" #21.


Fri, January 4th, 2013 | Category: Review

Richard Sala's "Delphine" is an extremely loose (and fittingly dark) retelling of "Snow White" that bears little resemblance to the original tale, but is entirely engrossing in its own way.

Punk Rock Jesus #6

Fri, January 4th, 2013 | Category: Review

Sean Murphy's awesome "Punk Rock Jesus" series comes crashing to a close with the appropriate bang in issue #6.

All-New X-Men #5

Fri, January 4th, 2013 | Category: Review

Brian Michael Bendis and Stuart Immonen's "All-New X-Men" #5 begins to explore what this book is really going to be about and how it's going to work -- and it's pretty damn intriguing.

Deathmatch #1

Fri, December 28th, 2012 | Category: Review

"Deathmatch" #1 is a cool and surprisingly substantial first issue combining "Battle Royale" concepts and superheroes by Paul Jenkins and Carlos Magno.

Batwoman #15

Fri, December 21st, 2012 | Category: Review

Batwoman and Wonder Woman get a breather in "Batwoman" #15 as readers experience this ongoing story from Maggie Sawyer’s point of view, courtesy of J.H. Williams III, Hayden Blackman, and Trevor McCarthy.

X-Men Legacy #3

Fri, December 21st, 2012 | Category: Review

Simon Spurrier and Tan Eng Huat's "X-Men Legacy" continues to search for its own schizophrenic voice, even as Spurrier has found a great one for Legion himself.

Hawkeye #6

Fri, December 21st, 2012 | Category: Review

Matt Fraction and David Aja timely and seasonal "Hawkeye" #6 is a delicious treat, just like the previous five issues, but with a little holiday sparkle.

Adventure Time: Marceline and the Scream Queens #6

Mon, December 17th, 2012 | Category: Review

Meredith Gran's "Marceline and the Scream Queens" Adventure Time mini-series comes to an end, with solid lessons about friendship, anxiety, and the pressure of expectation without ever feeling heavy handed or cloying.

Supurbia #2

Mon, December 17th, 2012 | Category: Review

Grace Randolph and Russell Dauterman continue to explore the private lives of superheroes and their families in issue #2 of the ongoing "Supurbia" series.

X-Men #39

Mon, December 10th, 2012 | Category: Review

Domino and Daredevil team up to take down Armitage in Seth Peck, Paul Azaceta, and Matthew Southworth's "X-Men" #39.

Red She-Hulk #60

Mon, December 10th, 2012 | Category: Review

Aaron Stack continues to hunt Red She-Hulk, while Red She-Hulk continues to hunt down the super soldier program in Jeff Parker, Carlo Pagulayan and Wellington Alves' "Red She-Hulk" #60.

Avengers #1

Tue, December 4th, 2012 | Category: Review

"Avengers" gets a reboot with the all-star creative team of Jonathan Hickman and Jerome Opeña as well as a surprisingly new-reader friendly story.

Captain America and Black Widow #639

Mon, December 3rd, 2012 | Category: Review

"Captain America and Black Widow" #639 by Cullen Bunn and Francesco Francavilla stumbles a bit, but sets up the final issue of this arc nicely.

All-New X-Men #2

Wed, November 28th, 2012 | Category: Review

The original five "young" X-Men have been jaunted by a dying Beast to the present in a last ditch attempt to change recent horrifying events in this stellar second issue of "All-New X-Men" by Brian Michael Bendis and Stuart Immonen.

Ultimate Comics X-Men #18.1

Fri, November 23rd, 2012 | Category: Review

The war is over, so what does that mean for our heroes? We find out in Brian Wood and Filipe Andrade's "Ultimate Comics X-Men" #18.1

Castle Waiting: Volume 2 #18

Fri, November 23rd, 2012 | Category: Review

The much awaited final installment of Linda Medley's "Castle Waiting: Volume 2" #18 nicely ties up the Castle Waiting characters while setting the stage for the story to continue at anytime.

Catwoman #14

Fri, November 23rd, 2012 | Category: Review

It's Catwoman vs. The Joker (but only sort of) in Ann Nocenti and Rafa Sandoval's "Catwoman" #14.

Journey Into Mystery #646

Tue, November 20th, 2012 | Category: Review

Katherine Immonen and Valerio Schiti take over "Journey Into Mystery" and put Sif in the driver's seat for this journey of the epic and incredibly personal.