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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Wolverine MAX #1

Fri, October 26th, 2012 | Category: Review

Wolverine's early years get a darkly appropriate re-imagining by Jason Starr, Roland Boschi and Connor Willumsen in "Wolverine MAX" #1

Captain Marvel #5

Mon, October 22nd, 2012 | Category: Review

Kelly Sue DeConnick and artist Emma Rios deliver a beautiful "Captain Marvel" #5 with a killer cliffhanger ending.

AvX: Consequences #2

Thu, October 18th, 2012 | Category: Review

Kieron Gillen and Steve Kurth bring us the continued aftermath of "AvX," which is to say the fate of Scott Summers, in "AvX: Consequences" #2.

Hawkeye #3

Thu, October 18th, 2012 | Category: Review

Matt Fraction and David Aja continue to show the world what superhero comics can and should be with "Hawkeye" #3.

Ultimate Comics X-Men #17

Mon, October 15th, 2012 | Category: Review

War has come to bear in Brian Wood's "Ultimate Comics X-Men" as Kitty's team faces bold successes at war before a cliffhanger that could prove devastating.

X-Men #37

Mon, October 15th, 2012 | Category: Review

Things come to a head within Storm's team, as loyalties and betrayals are revealed in Brian Wood and David López's last issue of their fantastic "X-Men" run.

New York Drawings

Mon, October 15th, 2012 | Category: Review

A lovely collection of Adrian Tomine's "New York Drawings," which includes much of his work from "The New Yorker," a few strips, a new introduction strip and some rare sketchbook work.

Red She-Hulk #58

Mon, October 15th, 2012 | Category: Review

Red She-Hulk gets her own series in the chaos of Marvel NOW! courtesy Jeff Parker and Carlo Pagulayan and, quite appropriately, tears everything up.

Dial H #5

Mon, October 8th, 2012 | Category: Review

Things come to a head in "Dial H" #5 as our heroes band together to fight Abyss and repair their dial.

Defenders #11

Mon, October 8th, 2012 | Category: Review

The Defenders appear to be back home in "Defenders" #11, only to find it being ravaged by a "Death Celestial."

Uncanny X-Men #19

Mon, October 8th, 2012 | Category: Review

Kieron Gillen gives readers a look inside Scott Summers' head for "Uncanny X-Men" #19 as he morphs from the lone remaining Phoenix into Dark Phoenix and back to himself again.

Justice League Dark #0

Mon, October 1st, 2012 | Category: Review

Jeff Lemire takes a look at John Constantine's past and gives some insight into his early relationship with Zatanna in "Justice League Dark" #0.

I, Vampire #0

Mon, October 1st, 2012 | Category: Review

Joshua Hale Fialkov and Andrea Sorrentino give readers the long awaited origin story of our anti-hero Andrew Bennett in "I, Vampire" #0.

X-Men #36

Mon, October 1st, 2012 | Category: Review

Brian Wood and David López continue their excellent X-Men run that effortlessly blends big ideas and more intimate character work into good solid superhero comics.

Ultimate Comics Spider-Man #15

Mon, September 24th, 2012 | Category: Review

In times of real trouble for the United States, "Ultimate Comics Spider-Man" sees Miles considering joining the biggest heroes around: The Ultimates.

Batwoman #0

Mon, September 24th, 2012 | Category: Review

Batwoman #0 is full of beautiful art and one well-considered moment that makes it all well worth reading.

Catwoman #0

Mon, September 24th, 2012 | Category: Review

Selina Kyle gets another new origin story for Zero Month, courtesy of Ann Nocenti and Adriana Melo in "Catwoman" #0 -- sort of -- and it's a mess.

Captain America & Black Widow #636

Mon, September 17th, 2012 | Category: Review

Cullen Bunn and Francesco Francavilla bring readers part one of a compelling mystery staring Captain America and Black Widow, potentially on opposite sides in "Captain America and Black Widow" #636.

Wolverine & the X-Men #16

Fri, September 14th, 2012 | Category: Review

Jason Aaron and Chris Bachalo bring an odd tale about (and from the perspective of) Kade Kilgore, King of the Hellfire Club, and in one way or another, a future player in the lives of the X-Men.

Batman #0

Thu, September 13th, 2012 | Category: Review

Scott Snyder and Greg Capullo bring a rare look at Bruce Wayne before he became Batman in "Batman" #0.