Author Archive for Camila

Orbital’s Favourite Books of 2018

Karl’s Favourites Best series: Mister Miracle by Tom King and Mitch Gerads Best Collection: X Men: Grand Design by Ed Piskor (w/a) Best Exhibition in the Gallery: Arthur Ranson Retrospective Best Orbital Event: Winston Smith Pop Up Exhibition and Signings Best…

Staff Picks – Week of 28/11/18

Heroes in Crisis #3 Tom King (w), Lee Weeks, Clay Mann (a) DC Comics Chief says: Trauma has always been at the centre of Tom King’s work. Whether it’s the psychological breaking of the Bat by Bane in Batman or…

New Comics – Week of 28/11/18

Dark Horse Hellboy And BPRD 1956 #1 (of 5) Stranger Things #3 DC Comics Action Comics #1005 Aquaman Justice League Drowned Earth #1 Batgirl #29 Batman Beyond #26 Batman Kings of Fear #4 (of 6) Books of Magic #2 DC…

Staff Picks – Week of 21/11/18

Flavor TPB Joseph Keatinge (w), Wook Jin Clark (a) Image Chief says: This came as something of a surprise to me, a book I judged (at least at first) solely on it’s cover. But hey its a comic. How else…

Staff Picks – Week of 14/11/18

The Terrible Elisabeth Dumn Against The Devils in Suits (One Shot) Arabson (w, a) Image / IHQ Studios Chief says: This caught my eye, mostly because of the pink neon, Paul Pope-esque cover and the beautiful format (gotta love an…

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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We are looking for friendly, knowledgeable, enthusiastic and hardworking staff to join the Orbital team. Part-time and weekend positions available. Applicants must have: Excellent customer service skills Flexible schedule Broad knowledge of comics and manga Till experience is also desirable…