The series is scheduled to launch ahead of Carol’s big-screen debut.
When Brian Bendis made his exit from Marvel, the question of who would take up the reins writing Jessica Jones, a character Bendis co-created with artist Michael Gaydos, was one of the first to come up, and today we got our answer. Kelly Thompson has revealed on Twitter that she will be writing a new […]
Today, Marvel Comics announced that it had signed Kelly Thompson, the current writer of the ongoing Hawkeye series, and last year’s Star Wars: Captain Phasma limited series, to an exclusive contract. As per the press release, Thompson commented on her signing: “Marvel was truly my first love. So to be here today, not only writing for Marvel but […]
Here’s part three of our annual survey of the state of comics with a bonus preview of the second volume of Jeffrey Brown’s Lucy & Andy Neanderthals.
Comics have always been a huge part of my life, from my questionable six year old speculator phase (when I was convinced that any issue #1 was a prospective goldmine) to my pretentious preteen obsessions with the “great works” of comics (feverishly studying anything labeled with the words “sequential storytelling”). But it wasn’t until I […]
Star Wars Annual #1 Writer – Kelly Thompson Art – Emilio Laiso Colorist – Rachelle Rosenberg Letters- Joe Caramanga One of the more interesting aspects of the Star Wars expanded literature is the ability for its stories to look at the Rebellion vs. Empire conflict as more complicated than a simple good versus evil […]
BOOM! Studios have been busy announcing a steady line of comics as we head towards San Diego 2016, with a new story or interest revealed every few days in the final few days before Heidi annual nightmare becomes a crowded reality. The latest, however, is one which’ll re-energise even the most exhausted of feet – […]
Fans got the chance to read the brand new A-Force #1 last week but Marvel has already announced a brand new creative team for the series. Writer Kelly Thompson (Gem and the Holograms) is joining artist Ben Caldwell (Prez) to take over the series from writers G. Willow Wilson (Ms. Marvel), Marguerite Bennett (Angela: Queen […]
It’s time for our annual look at what’s happening in comics and where creators see things going and what impacted them in the past year. This time as always we have a wide range swath of creators, publishers and retailers, with all kinds of opinions. And if you look closely you’ll see lots of news […]
We’ve been writing quite a bit in the last year about the slow death of comics media, and one of the reasons is that it’s hard for a small, passion run site to compete with…the New Yorker? Here’s a think piece on the Jem and the Holograms comic by Stephen Burt whose bio tells us […]