Meagan Damore

Assistant Editor
Boston, MA
Rockland, MA

As a kid, I entered the geek sphere by bouncing between "Harry Potter" Internet forums and the fan club I helped run at my local library. Though deeply involved in fan culture all throughout my childhood, I wouldn't discover comics until I was a teen -- but, when I did, it was love at first sight. I brought my fanaticism to college with me, where I earned my B.A. in literature from Suffolk University and my M.A. from University of Massachusetts Boston, and attended all kinds of midnight screenings in the meantime. My go-to sources of entertainment range from science fiction to epic fantasy, though I'm particularly fond of Celtic mythology, Bronze Age "X-Men" comics, and Whedonesque TV.

FIRST COMIC: "New X-Men" #126 by Grant Morrison and Frank Quitely

FAVORITE CHARACTER: Nightcrawler, Kitty Pryde, Mystique, Captain Marvel (Carol Danvers), Ms. Marvel

Articles By Meagan Damore

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Oscar Winner Julia Roberts to Helm "Batkid Begins" Remake

Fri, January 23rd, 2015 | Category: TV/Film

Julia Roberts is on deck to produce and star in a remake of the "Batkid Begins: The Wish Heard around the World" documentary.

Chris Evans and Chris Pratt Go Head-to-Head in Super Bowl Bet

Wed, January 21st, 2015 | Category: TV/Film

As the Super Bowl draws nearer, Marvel Studios stars Chris Evans and Chris Pratt root for their home teams with a supersized bet.

Marvel's "Darth Vader" #1 Hits 300k in Pre-Orders

Wed, January 21st, 2015 | Category: Comic Books

Marvel says Kieron Gillen and Salvador Larroca's "Darth Vader" #1 has crossed 300k in pre-orders.

Barrowman Lobbies to Write "Arrow" Spinoff Comic

Wed, January 21st, 2015 | Category: TV/Film

In an interview with CBR, "Doctor Who" alum John Barrowman expressed his desire to write a comic starring his "Arrow" character.

Diggle and Campbell's "Uncanny" to Return for "Season Two"

Tue, January 20th, 2015 | Category: Comic Books

Andy Diggle and Aaron Campbell return to Dynamite Entertainment with "Uncanny: Season Two" in April 2015.

New "The Walking Dead" Trailer Stumbles Online

Tue, January 20th, 2015 | Category: TV/Film

In a new 30-second promo for the second half of AMC's "The Walking Dead" Season 5, Chad Coleman's Tyreese promises, "This isn't the end."

Amell Denies "Arrow" Lazarus Pit Rumors

Mon, January 19th, 2015 | Category: TV/Film

While Stephen Amell Oliver's Queen won't be embracing one comic book concept, he offered clues about what may have happened following the midseason finale.

Producer David Heyman Offers "Fables" Adaptation Updates

Fri, January 16th, 2015 | Category: TV/Film

In a recent interview, producer David Heyman offered a few clues on the progress of the upcoming "Fables" film adaptation.

"Walking Dead" Casts Ross Marquand For Noteworthy Series Regular Role

Wed, January 14th, 2015 | Category: TV/Film

Newcomer Ross Marquand, who has landed a major role on "The Walking Dead," is rumored to play a prominent gay character.

Despite "Agent Carter" Ratings Slip, More Marvel TV in the Works

Wed, January 14th, 2015 | Category: TV/Film

Following a drop in ratings for "Agent Carter's" second week, ABC Entertainment President Paul Lee hints at more Marvel TV.

REVIEW: "The Unbeatable Squirrel Girl" #1 is "Outrageously Hilarious"

Wed, January 7th, 2015 | Category: Comic Books

Ryan North, Erica Henderson and Maris Wicks' "The Unbeatable Squirrel Girl" #1 is just as unexpectedly amazing as the title's announcement.

REVIEW: Waid, Pacheco Take Readers On "A Fun Ride" in "SHIELD" #1

Mon, January 5th, 2015 | Category: Comic Books

The opening issue of Mark Waid and Carlos Pacheco's new series is "fun and memorable," even if it's a little too Agent Coulson-centric,

Five Properties DC Could Explore Next on Television

Tue, December 23rd, 2014 | Category: TV/Film

With shows like "Krypton" in the works, DC appears willing to explore almost anything. Here are five properties they could, and maybe should, adapt next.

REVIEW: Slott & Coipel's "Amazing Spider-Man" #11

Fri, December 12th, 2014 | Category: Comic Books

"Spider-Verse" continues in Dan Slott & Olivier Coipel's "Amazing Spider-Man" #11, which "ups the stakes" of the Multiverse-spanning event.

What "Marvel's Agents of SHIELD's" Winter Finale Means for the MCU

Fri, December 12th, 2014 | Category: TV/Film

Meagan Damore analyzes the game changing events of "Agents of SHIELD" mid-season finale and what they mean for the series and the MCU at large.

REVIEW: Fraction & Ward's "ODY-C" #1

Wed, November 26th, 2014 | Category: Comic Books

Matt Fraction and Christian Ward's "ODY-C" #1 is "brutal and visionary," putting a new spin on "The Odyssey" that is "nothing short of epic."

Collision Course: Expanding Marvel's Cinematic Universe with Inhumans in "Agents of SHIELD"

Fri, November 21st, 2014 | Category: TV/Film

As Marvel Studios takes a gamble with "Inhumans," Meagan Damore looks at how establishing them in "Agents of SHIELD" could work for the MCU.

REVIEW: Soule & Pulido's "She-Hulk" #10

Mon, November 17th, 2014 | Category: Comic Books

Charles Soule & Javier Pulido's "She-Hulk" #10 is "another brilliant chapter in a fantastic take on Jennifer Walters."

5-STAR REVIEW: Stewart, Fletcher & Tarr's "Batgirl" #36

Mon, November 17th, 2014 | Category: Comic Books

Cameron Stewart, Brenden Fletcher & Babs Tarr deliver an incredible issue in "Batgirl" #36, "fulfilling all of the series' promise and more."

Did "Marvel's Agents of SHIELD" Just Let Its Inhumans Secret Slip?

Wed, November 12th, 2014 | Category: TV/Film

Revisit Meagan Damore's "Agents of SHIELD" analysis in the wake of last night's reveal regarding Coulson's mysterious writing.

The Unbeatable Squirrel Girl #1

Wed, January 7th, 2015 | Category: Review

In Ryan North, Erica Henderson and Maris Wicks' "The Unbeatable Squirrel Girl" #1, Doreen Green gets schooled in secret identities on her first day of college.

S.H.I.E.L.D. #1

Mon, January 5th, 2015 | Category: Review

Mark Waid, Carlos Pacheco, and Mariano Taibo give Agent Phil Coulson a comic book makeover in "S.H.I.E.L.D." #1.

Memetic #3

Mon, December 29th, 2014 | Category: Review

As the final day of Good Times Sloth dawns, the ragtag group left untouched must face the devastating facts in James Tynion IV and Eryk Donovan's "Memetic" #3.

Grayson Annual #1

Mon, December 29th, 2014 | Category: Review

In Tom King, Tim Seeley, and Stephen Mooney's "Grayson Annual" #1, Dick and Helena are nothing but a story in this Ireland-based mission.

Storm #6

Mon, December 22nd, 2014 | Category: Review

Left injured and frustrated by Wolverine's debt to Yukio, Ororo settles in for an uneventful flight home but gets more than she bargained for in Greg Pak, Al Barrionuevo, and Tom Palmer's "Storm" #6.

Spider-Woman #2

Fri, December 19th, 2014 | Category: Review

Having come closer to the Inheritors than ever, Jess is surprised to learn she has a doppelganger in Loom World in Dennis Hopeless, Greg Land, and Jay Leisten's "Spider-Woman" #2.

The Empty Man #6

Mon, December 15th, 2014 | Category: Review

In its final issue, Cullen Bunn and Vanesa R. Del Rey's "The Empty Man" #6 concludes Langford and Jensen's search for the missing children but leaves many questions open to interpretation.

Amazing Spider-Man #11

Fri, December 12th, 2014 | Category: Review

The Spiders of the Multiverse face their biggest challenge yet in Dan Slott and Olivier Coipel's "Amazing Spider-Man" #11.

Inhuman #9

Mon, December 8th, 2014 | Category: Review

Charles Soule and Ryan Stegman's "Inhuman" #9 plunges into "AXIS," where we find inverted Medusa at her worst and more dangerous than ever.

Wolf Moon #1

Fri, December 5th, 2014 | Category: Review

Once every full moon, the Wolf resurfaces in a hailstorm of blood and gore -- and Dillon plans to put a stop to it once and for all in Cullen Bunn and Jeremy Haun's "Wolf Moon" #1.

Spider-Man 2099 #6

Mon, December 1st, 2014 | Category: Review

"Spider-Verse" continues in Peter David and Will Sliney's "Spider-Man 2099" #6 as Miguel O'Hara, six-armed Peter Parker, and Lady Spider crash Alchemax.

ODY-C #1

Wed, November 26th, 2014 | Category: Review

Following the fall of Troiia, cunning Odyssia -- cursed by the jealous space goddess Poseidon -- wends her long way home to Ithicaa across the stars in Matt Fraction and Christian Ward's "ODY-C" #1.

Teen Titans Earth One

Mon, November 24th, 2014 | Category: Review

The Teen Titans get a makeover in Jeff Lemire, Terry Dodson, Rachel Dodson, and Cam Smith's "Teen Titans Earth One" Volume 1.

Avengers & X-Men: AXIS #6

Fri, November 21st, 2014 | Category: Review

In "AXIS" #6, Rick Remender, Terry Dodson, and Rachel Dodson take readers on a tour of the Avengers and X-Men gone mad in an inverted world.

She-Hulk #10

Mon, November 17th, 2014 | Category: Review

Without much help from the man himself, Jennifer Walters and Matt Murdock face off in the conclusion to the trial of Captain Steve Rogers in Charles Soule and Javier Pulido's "She-Hulk" #10.

Batgirl #36

Mon, November 17th, 2014 | Category: Review

As Barbara settles into a new life at graduate school, her childhood comes back to haunt her in Cameron Stewart, Brenden Fletcher, and Babs Tarr's "Batgirl" #36.

Nova #22

Mon, November 3rd, 2014 | Category: Review

No disaster is too small for Sam Alexander when he finds himself on a little Halloween adventure with a few of the Jean Grey School students in Gerry Duggan, Frederico Santagati, and John Timms' "Nova" #22.

Five Ghosts #13

Mon, October 27th, 2014 | Category: Review

On the way to rescuing his kidnapped friend Sebastian, Fabian encounters an ailing town in need of his special skills in Frank J. Barbiere and Chris Mooneyham's "Five Ghosts" #13.

Death of Wolverine: The Logan Legacy #1

Fri, October 17th, 2014 | Category: Review

A mysterious villain begins to collect pieces of Wolverine's past, starting with X-23, Daken, Sabretooth, Lady Deathstrike, and Mystique in Charles Soule and Oliver Nome's "The Logan Legacy" #1.

Nightcrawler #7

Mon, October 13th, 2014 | Category: Review

Soon after suffering the loss of his first love, Nightcrawler must face a second death in his chosen family: that of Wolverine, his best friend, in Marguerite Bennett, Chris Claremont and Todd Nauck's "Nightcrawler" #7.

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