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In the Orbit Of Erica Schultz

Welcome to another instalment of our interview podcast! This time we’re In The Orbit Of Erica Schultz. Last time she was in London, Erica sat down with Adam to talk comics writing, editing, lettering and publishing. Her latest work sees her…

Staff Picks – Week of 21/02/18

Black Panther Annual Priest & Mike Perkins / Don McGregor & Daniel Acuña / Reggie Hudlin & Ken Lashley Marvel Comics Adam says: You’ve seen the latest Marvel Studios flick, right? Still hard to believe it’s a Marvel film some…

Scene & Hung Exhibition: 11th – 31st May

Insightful and wryly hilarious political and social observations by cartoonist David Ziggy Greene from the acclaimed Scene & Hung, featuring work from his new book, Times Like These. ‘With his beautiful illustrations and incisive words, David Greene is one of…

New Comics – Week of 21/02/2018

Dark Horse Dept H #23 Empowered & Sistah Spookys High School Hell #3 Hellboy & BPRD 1955 Burning Season One Shot Mata Hari #1 Vinegar Teeth #2 (of 4) DC Comics American Way Those Above and Below #6 (of 6)…

Frame By Frame – Black Lightning

Welcome to Frame by Frame – Orbital Comics’ film & TV review & discussion podcast! This time, Liz, Paul & Rob are struck by the electrifying Black Lightning! “Black Lightning centers on Jefferson Pierce. He made his choice: He hung…

Staff Picks – Week of 14/02/2018

X-Men: Grand Design #1 & #2 Ed Piskor Marvel Comics Adam says: Covering the earliest adventures of the very first team of X-Men assembled by Professor Charles Xavier in the mid-1960s, “Grand Design” is a loving work of comics microhistory…

Cracking the Equation: Mister Miracle #6

Part 6 of our running conversational commentary from Thomas and Adam on the 12-issue DC Comics series, Mister Miracle, by Tom King and Mitch Gerads. Previous installments can be found here Adam: The second movement of Mister Miracle kicks off…

New Comics – Week of 14/02/2018

Dark Horse Giants #3 (of 5) Jenny Finn #4 (of 4) DC Comics Action Comics #997 Batgirl and the Birds of Prey #19 Dark Knights Rising The Wild Hunt #1 Deadman #4 (of 6) Detective Comics #974 Flash #40 Gotham…