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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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.

Ame-Comi II: Batgirl #1

Fri, November 16th, 2012 | Category: Review

Alternate "Ame-Comi" Universe Batgirl Barbara Gordon and Carrie as her sidekick Robin mix things up with a bevy of baddies in Jimmy Palmiotti, Justin Gray and Sanford Greene's "Ame-Comi II: Batgirl."

Wolverine and the X-Men #20

Thu, November 15th, 2012 | Category: Review

Angel takes on a primary role in recruiting new mutants for the Jean Grey School in "Wolverine & The X-Men" #20 by Jason Aaron and guest artist Steve Sanders.

The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo Volume 1

Wed, November 14th, 2012 | Category: Review

Volume 1 of Denise Mina, Leonardo Manco, and Andrea Mutti's adaptation of Stieg Larsson's "The Girl With The Dragon Tattoo" isn't a bad book but it can't live up to the superior source material.

Freelancers #1

Thu, November 8th, 2012 | Category: Review

Created by Matt Gagnon and Felipe Smith, "Freelancers" #1 has a primary story by Ian Brill and Joshua Covey -- it's a lot for $0.99, but ultimately, a disappointing first issue.

Uncanny X-Force #33

Thu, November 8th, 2012 | Category: Review

"Uncanny X-Force" #33 continues Rick Remender and Phil Noto's "Final Execution" with a gruesome showdown between Nightcrawler and Blob.

Deadpool #1

Wed, November 7th, 2012 | Category: Review

Gerry Duggan, Brian Posehn and Tony Moore deliver a rollicking adventure chock full of laughs in "Deadpool" #1 as the Merc With A Mouth takes on a cadre of dead presidents.