Zac Thompson


Zac Thompson Speaks on His Vision of the Future in Lonely Receiver #2

Zac Thompson Speaks on His Vision of the Future in Lonely Receiver #2

Following the release of each issue of Aftershock's Lonely Receiver by writer Zac Thompson and artist Jen Hickman, Bleeding Cool will host conversations with Thompson about this sci-fi breakup story turned psychological horror This time, Zac Thompson talks about his vision of the future and his take on spicy chicken sandwiches.[caption id="attachment_1282850" align="aligncenter" width="600"] A[...]

Lonely Receiver #2 Review: A Week of Spiraling Shame

Lonely Receiver #2 Review: A Week of Spiraling Shame

Questions haunt Catrin: I gave my ex a piece of me; what is she doing with it? How can I look at myself with anything other than shame when my entire being, emotionally and sexually, and even financially, is tied to another? Am I a bad person? Writer Zac Thompson leaves no shame unexplored as he[...]

Angel &#038 Spike #14 Review: Zac Thompson Arrives

Angel & Spike #14 Review: Zac Thompson Arrives

Angel & Spike from BOOM! Studios gets a new writer with Lovely Receiver's Zac Thompson How does this new team handle the reboot of Buffy's sister series?[caption id="attachment_1276699" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Angel & Spike #14 cover Credit: BOOM! Studios[/caption]Zac Thompson's social media spoiled the surprise a little Nothing narrative.. but rather the "is it going to be good?" of[...]

Toxic Relationships in Sci-Fi: Zac Thompson on Lonely Receiver #1

Toxic Relationships in Sci-Fi: Zac Thompson on Lonely Receiver #1

Following the release of each issue of Aftershock's Lonely Receiver by writer Zac Thompson and artist Jen Hickman, Bleeding Cool will host conversations with Thompson about this sci-fi breakup story turned psychological horror This time, Zac Thompson talks about toxic relationships, the horror of breakups, and putting something personal out into the world.[caption id="attachment_1262981" align="aligncenter" width="600"][...]

Lonely Receiver #1 Review: Tragedy Horror and Identity

Lonely Receiver #1 Review: Tragedy, Horror, and Identity

Lonely Receiver #1, Aftershock's latest series from writer Zac Thompson and artist Jen Hickman, is a break-up turned into a sci-fi horror story Both creators have produced engaging and original creator-owned comics in the past, with Thompson's creeping, thoughtful body horror Come into Me from Black Mask Studios, and Hickman's beautifully drawn Moth & Whisper What kind of beauty, or[...]

The Horror of Break-ups: Writer Zac Thompson Talks Lonely Receiver

The Horror of Break-ups: Writer Zac Thompson Talks Lonely Receiver

Breaking up is hard to do. Zac Thompson has joined with artist Jen Hickman to turn the crushing horror of heartbreak into a horror a bit more literal with Lonely Receiver, their new creator-owned series coming from Aftershock Comics Zac has been a writer to watch, with some of the most compelling (and brilliantly strange) independent comics[...]

Zac Thompson and Hayden Sherman on Angel &#038 Spike

Zac Thompson and Hayden Sherman on Angel & Spike?

You can check it yourself. ANGEL & SPIKE #14 CVR A MAIN W) Bryan Edward Hill (A) Gleb Melnikov (CA) Dan Panosian Detective Kate Lockley is getting pulled further into Angel's supernatural world, but may have a connection to his violent past that neither of ever expected! Meanwhile, Fred taps into a dangerous new magic...and that may just[...]

Yondu Gets His Own Marvel Comics Series Says Chicken Website

Yondu Gets His Own Marvel Comics Series, Says Chicken Website

Original Guardian of the Galaxy Yondu will star in his own eponymous solo series from Marvel Comics this Fall, from the creative team of Lonnie Nadler, Zac Thompson, and John McCrea Marvel announced the news via chicken product promotional website ComicBook.com, also giving the site's hungry readers some nuggets of information in the form of[...]



Zac Thompson Answers All Your Age of X-Man Questions

Zac Thompson Answers All Your Age of X-Man Questions

With final order cutoff approaching for Age of X-Man Alpha, the one-shot that will kick off the X-Men's latest alternate universe adventure, writer Zac Thompson took to Twitter to post a FAQ about the book, simultaneously providing us with excellent fodder for a clickbait article.Check it out:https://twitter.com/ZacBeThompson/status/1080546032214134789It's unclear whether this is the same FAQ Thompson[...]

NYCC Shocker: Zac Thompson and Lonnie Nadler Are Going to Ruin Apocalypse

NYCC Shocker: Zac Thompson and Lonnie Nadler Are Going to Ruin Apocalypse

At the New York Comic Con X-Men panel Sunday, the rising star writing duo of Zac Thompson and Lonnie Nadler had a bold proclamation for X-men fans: they're going to ruin Apocalypse.The pair are writing an Apocalypse backup story in this month's X-Men Black one-shots, which started in last week's bestselling X-Men Black: Magneto[...]


Relay #2 Review: Compelling Sci-Fi at Any Level

Relay #2 Review: Compelling Sci-Fi, at Any Level

Zac Thompson, Andy Clark and José Villarrubia's second issue of Relay is showing that this series is a strong shout to join the top picks there.[rwp_box_recap id="0"]The Relay storyline as a whole currently appears to revolve around Jad Carter's journey; the publisher bumf would appear to confirm that too Jad's goal (at least initially) is[...]

Her Infernal Descent #4 Review: Another Emotionally Powerful Issue

Her Infernal Descent #4 Review: Another Emotionally Powerful Issue

[rwp-review-recap id="0"] Lynn is wondering a vast white void with no idea where to go or where she even is. Eventually, she finds a hotel under construction by angels. They are renovating this portion of Hell to expand Heaven. After she finally escapes this place, she is plunged into a realm of violence and pain […]



Her Infernal Descent #2 Review: Hell Gets Kafkaesque

Her Infernal Descent #2 Review: Hell Gets Kafkaesque

[rwp-review-recap id="0"] Lynn stands before Judge Franz Kafka as he deliberates on the fate of the sinners that stand before him. He sends her to the back of a line of multitudes, and William Blake rejoins her. She is unwilling to wait the eternity it would take for the line to move, so she has […]

Relay #1 Advance Review: Unique and Well-Paced Sci-fi Storytelling

Relay #1 Advance Review: Unique and Well-Paced Sci-fi Storytelling

[rwp-review-recap id="0"] Jad and William are a pair of officers on a world ruled by the Relay. The Relay is a large monolith in the center of the planet that laid down all the edicts that are the rule of law on the world. The Relay was brought by a man named Hank Donaldson, though […]