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Episode 267 – Catsitting With Kelly Thompson

Our longtime super best friend, forever time infinity writer and new cat owner Kelly Thompson, returns to the show to talk about…well, we’re going to level with you: we mostly talk about cats for the first 25 minutes. After Cat Chat, though, we talk about her current bounty of comics output, including Jem: Infinite, Ghostbusters: Answer the Call, Hawkeye, and Captain Phasma! Listen Here: Next Week’s Challenge: Paizo’s tabletop RPG, Starfinder!

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Episode 230: Chatting With The Mega Princess, Kelly Thompson!

Our dear friend, Kelly Thompson, returns to the show to discuss her new comic from Boom Studios, Mega Princess! We then catch up with what’s been going on in Jem and her future projects for Star Wars and Hawkeye for Marvel before talking about writing in general (and even some NaNoWriMo stuff)! A much needed solace to remedy the craziness of this week! Listen here: Next Week’s Challenge: Finally play Starbound!

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Episode 200: Morphin’ PINK With Brenden Fletcher and Kelly Thompson

It’s our 200th episode! In celebration, we have the immensely talented Brenden Fletcher (Batgirl, Black Canary, Gotham Academy) along with podcast BFF, Kelly Thompson (Jem, A-Force) to talk about their upcoming Power Rangers mini-series for Boom! Studios, PINK, a six issue book focused on the original Pink Ranger, Kimberly Hart! Listen here: Fortnight’s Challenge: Watch RWBY Vol 3

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Episode 188: Nextwave: Agents of K. E. L. L. Y.

What a way to start the New Year! Our best friend, writer Kelly Thompson (Jem), came to hang out with a challenge: read the entire 12-issue run of Warren Ellis and Stuart Immonen’s cult Marvel comic, Nextwave: Agents of H. A. T. E. We catch up with Kelly on her new Marvel and IDW projects for this year as well as talk about Jem and general nerdy talk for a doozy of first episode for 2016! Listen here: Next challenge: Watch Steins;Gate Subscribe: iTunes | RSS

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Episode 178: Kelly Thompson: Certified Best Friend

Writer Kelly Thompson joins us again as we give her the “Best Friend of the Show” designation! We talk about her original graphic novel, Heart in a Box, reflect on her first year and the upcoming arc of Jem, and talk about some of the big goings on that happened the prior weekend at the New York Comic Con. We also received our first voicemail in ages! Listen here: Next challenge: Subscribe: iTunes | RSS

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Patrick and Myles’ Comic Book Buy Pile 9/2/15

Patrick & Myles Pick: {P}: So I figured instead of Myles and myself fighting each month with who gets to pick IDW’s “Jem and the Holograms” by Kelly Thompson and Sophie Campbell as their favorite comics, I would provide a place for us to settle our differences, and both gush over it. Issue #6 is on your comic book stands this week and we get what we’ve been waiting for this entire series: vehicles shaped liked musical instruments (and now a no spoilers review besides that major spoiler). {M} Yeah, I could not get over those designs at all. SO…

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TMYN’s Comic Book Buy Pile 7/29/15

Patrick: My pick this week is the penultimate issue in the first arc of IDW’s “Jem and the Holograms #5” written by Kelly Thompson and art by Sophie Campbell. I guess in retrospect I enjoyed the previous issues, but this one really stood out, as we got multiple plot threads and a lot of the action coming to a crescendo. The slow play of the duality of Jerrica/Jem identity catching up with her, and the star-crossed love story between Kimber and Stormer moving along, this issue has a whole lot of great moments. So much happens in this issue that…

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Episode 165: Kelly v TMYN: Dawn of SDCC

This year’s Comic Con hammered us with wave after wave of announcements and trailers, we couldn’t tackle them on our own. Indomitable writer, Kelly Thompson (Jem, Captain Marvel and the Carol Corps), comes to our aid as we try to tackle as much of the news onslaught as possible while taking some time to talk about her current and upcoming projects and our mutual love for the new Archie book. Listen here: Next challenge:  Read Gotham Academy #1-6 Subscribe: iTunes | RSS

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TMYN’s Comic Book Buy Pile 6/24/15

Myles: To the surprise of no one, my pick this week is Kelly Thompson and Sophie Campbell’s Jem and the Holograms #4. It’s been no secret how much I love the property and this comic, but Thompson and Campbell continue to outdo themselves with each subsequent issue. Thompson’s pacing continues to be one of my favorite aspects of this book. Each story beat moves along nicely, but she’s taking her time developing the characters, their relationships and the “origin story” of Jem and the Holograms. The whole of the first arc is feeling like an hour-long pilot episode as opposed trying…

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Episode 150: Kelly Thompson Is Truly, Truly, Truly Outrageous

It’s our 150th Episode and we have a very special guest to commemorate the event! Kelly Thompson, writer of IDW’s hit relaunch of Jem and the Holograms as well as the upcoming OGN Heart in a Box for Dark Horse, joins the party to talk about her projects, the process of revitalizing an older property for a modern audience, and just general shenanigans. It was so nuts, Myles briefly became a robot! Listen here: Next challenge:  Play horror game Amnesia: The Dark Descent Subscribe: iTunes | RSS

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