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Kieron Gillen
Kieron Gillen is a British writer and journalist best known for his work in comics and entertainment media. Gillen's first graphic novel, PHONOGRAM (with artist/co-creator Jamie McKelvie), was published through IMAGE COMICS in 2006. Since then he's found work writing for MARVEL, AVATAR, BOOM,... show more



Kieron Gillen is a British writer and journalist best known for his work in comics and entertainment media. Gillen's first graphic novel, PHONOGRAM (with artist/co-creator Jamie McKelvie), was published through IMAGE COMICS in 2006. Since then he's found work writing for MARVEL, AVATAR, BOOM, TOKYOPOP and more that don't spring to mind right now.At Marvel, he's written runs on books including THE UNCANNY X-MEN, THOR, YOUNG AVENGERS, IRON MAN, JOURNEY INTO MYSTERY. He's also pursued his own creations, in books like UBER and THREE. His ongoing gods-as-popstar series with long time collaborators Jamie McKelvie and Matt Wilson THE WICKED + THE DIVINE launched to both critical and commercial success. In 2015, he'll be launching books including DARTH VADER and MERCURY HEAT.In his previous life as a critic, his work has appeared in WIRED, THE GUARDIAN, PLAYSTATION MAGAZINE UK, PC GAMER, EDGE and far too many others to count. In 2007 he was one of the founders of ROCKPAPERSHOTGUN.COM, what is now the world's premier PC-centric games blog.His website can be found at KieronGillen.com. He probably should remember to update this more often, but he does get distracted by shiny lights and sudden noises.

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Folding Paper & Spilling Ink
Folding Paper & Spilling Ink rated it 5 months ago
Really stunning all across the board. The art is stylistically interesting and really lovely to look at - despite the detail work it feels very smooth and dreamy. The story itself hits me right where I live, so to speak. A bunch of teens in the 90s play an RPG that transports them into the fantasy w...
Grimlock ♥ Ultra Magnus
Grimlock ♥ Ultra Magnus rated it 8 months ago
The fantastic storytelling, humor, and lush art help, true, but I'm 100% going to continue this for the murderous robots.
drallapaul
drallapaul rated it 2 years ago
The premise behind this volume is that the power of the “new” gods is getting out of hand and uncontrollable. They turn on each other and several die. As they vie for supremacy, the rest of the world pays the price. It all centres around Persephone. With bloody scenes and some sexual ones, this volu...
Confuzzled Books
Confuzzled Books rated it 2 years ago
Laura is obsessed with these pop stars who happen to be Gods reincarnated. The Gods come back every 90 years but do not hang around for long because they tend to die young. Some people love the Gods others think they are a nuisance or fraud. There is a murder, Lucifer aka Luci is framed and sent to ...
Book Thoughts
Book Thoughts rated it 2 years ago
A great wrap up volume to the Darth Vader story arc in this four book series. It shows how Vader came to be the leader of the Empire (under the Emperor of course) after his failure to stop the destruction of the first Death Star. It is classic evil Vader but it is one of those cases where you gene...
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