Author Archive for Camila

Staff Picks – Week of 07/11/18

Green Lantern #1 Grant Morrison (w), Liam Sharp (a) DC Comics Adam says: After what feels like years of constantly convoluted stories across far too many titles, the “main” title has returned with everyone’s favourite hot-head, Hal Jordan, back in…

Staff Picks – Week of 24/10/2018

Sandman Vol. 1: Preludes & Nocturnes (30th Anniversary Edition) Neil Gaiman (w), Sam Kieth, Mike Drinberg, Malcolm Jones III (a) DC / Vertigo Chief says: Reissued this week on glossier paper, Neil Gaiman’s horror goth masterpiece recurring dream fiction is…

Staff Picks – Week of 03/10/2018

The Art of Arthur Ranson Arthur Ranson Orbital Gallery Exhibition Karl says: Currently in the Orbital Gallery we have an exquisite collection of artwork by British comics legend, Arthur Ranson. The exhibition spans four decades and includes original pages from…

Staff Picks – Week of 26/09/2018

Retrogade Orbit Kristyna Baczynski (w/a) Avery Hill Publishing Camila says: Avery Hill is killing it this month, with one stunning release after another, including Katriona Chapman’s Follow me in, Tillie Walden’s On a sunbeam, and this little gem by Kristyna…

Dregs Signing with J.P. Kamath

Introspective regret? Thwarted ambitions? An inter-dimensional bride-to-be who fights a nun with a drinking problem? If this sounds like a key comic missing from your collection, then pop along to Orbital Comics on Saturday 13th October for the launch of…

Staff Picks – Week of 12/09/2018

Batman: Prelude to Knightfall + Batman: Knightfall Volume 1 Chuck Dixon, Doug Moench Graham Nolan, Jim Aparo, Norm Breyfogle, Jim Balent & more DC Comics Gerald says: It’s hard to believe the Knightfall saga is now 25 years old, and…

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Staff Picks – Week of 29/08/2018

Sullivan’s Sluggers HC Mark Andrew Smith (w), James Stokoe (a) Dark Horse Will says: A baseball team have their toughest game yet, when grotesque monsters overrun the stadium. Bats in hand, the team must battle for their survival against the…

Staff Picks – Week of 15/08/2018

Making Friends Kristen Gudsnuk Scholastic Will says: Dany has recently entered the scary world of Middle School. Being in 7th grade can be a grueling, confusing and lonely time. But luckily for Dany, she inherits a magical sketchbook where anything…

Staff Picks – Week of 01/08/2018

Poochytown Jim Woodring (w/a) Fantagraphics Camila says: A new Frank book. That’s enough to get anyone who’s familiar with Jim Woodring’s work excited. And it’s such a good one! My favourite out of the ‘new’ series of books that started…

Staff Picks – Week of 18/07/2018

The Spider King Josh Vann (w), Simone D’Armini (a) IDW Comics Ryan says: Vikings VS alien invaders. If that sentence sounds awesome, it’s because it totally is! Writer Josh Vann tells a tale of an unlikely band of Scandinavian heroes,…

Staff Picks – Week of 04/07/2018

New Lieutenants of Metal #1 Joe Casey (w), Ulises Farinas (a) Image Comics Joe says: A new, Image mini-series from one of my favourite writers, ‘New Lieutenants of Metal’ is a fun throwback to the type of comic that launched…