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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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.

Road to Oz #1

Mon, September 10th, 2012 | Category: Review

Eric Shanower and Skottie Young's latest Oz adaptation "Road to Oz" #1 is off to a beautiful but slow start.

Worlds' Finest #0

Mon, September 10th, 2012 | Category: Review

A disconnect between the writing and art keeps Paul Levitz and Kevin Maguire's "Worlds' Finest" #0 from fulfilling its potential.

Animal Man #0

Mon, September 10th, 2012 | Category: Review

Buddy Baker gets a revised origin that makes a good deal of sense in Jeff Lemire and Steve Pugh's "Animal Man" #0.

National Comics: Looker #1

Thu, August 30th, 2012 | Category: Review

Looker, formerly of the Outsiders, gets a second chance in "National Comics: Looker #1." Unfortunately, the one-shot doesn't give enough to let her shine.

Adventure Time #7

Mon, August 27th, 2012 | Category: Review

Three short stories set in the "Adventure Time" world prove funny, sweet, and in perfect tonal synch with the cartoon, making it a great companion for the show.

Uncanny X-Men #17

Sat, August 25th, 2012 | Category: Review

It's Sinister vs. The Phoenix Force in "Uncanny X-Men" #17 as Sinister defends himself from a small crew of X-Men trying to rescue the Phoenix Five who've lost their power to six clones of Madelyn Pryor.

Rachel Rising #10

Sat, August 25th, 2012 | Category: Review

Mysteries are revealed in "Rachel Rising" #10 as Rachel finally has a conversation with the blonde woman that has been following her since the first issue and Jet's path takes a dark turn.

Avengers Academy #35

Mon, August 20th, 2012 | Category: Review

Christos Gage and Andrea Di Vito bring a moment of heart to this issue of "Avengers Academy," which only serves to make the ending all the more heart wrenching.

Avengers Vs. X-Men #10

Mon, August 20th, 2012 | Category: Review

With Namor, Colossus, and Magik out of the picture, the Phoenix Force rests solely with Emma and Scott just as Hope's promise begins to show in "Avengers Vs. X-Men" #10.

X-Men #34

Mon, August 20th, 2012 | Category: Review

Brian Wood's "X-Men" #34 delivers on story and character, but badly misses David Lopez's art as our heroes continue their search for their mutant ancestors.

Mouse Guard: The Black Axe #5

Mon, August 13th, 2012 | Category: Review

David Peterson's "Mouse Guard: The Black Axe" #5 takes a sad dark turn in this issue as Celanawe finds himself losing everything he has come to care about.