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Spotlight on: Star Wars day!

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A long time ago, in a comic shop very close by… STAR WARS DAY Episode IV – A New Comic Book Day One thing nearly everyone at Orbital (customers and staff alike) has in common is our love for ‘STAR…

Spotlight on: civil war!

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In the Summer of 2007, the question on every Marvel fan’s mind was ‘Whose side are you on?’ as Civil War, the 7-issue crossover event that rocked the Marvel Universe began. After a battle between a group of super-villains and…

Orbital in Conversation Episode 191 – Taking On The One% with Kaare Andrews!

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Hello and welcome to Orbital In Conversation – the podcast of Orbital Comics in central London!   Just in time for the release of his new creator-owned series Renato Jones: The One% from Image Comics, Chris catches up with the…

Orbital in Conversation Episode 190 – Miceal Beausang-O’Griafa at Angoulême!

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Hello and welcome to Orbital In Conversation – the podcast of Orbital Comics in central London!   Our Angoulême coverage comes to a triumphant close as Chris meets with Miceal Beausang-O’Griafa after the show. They discuss Miceal’s rich history as…

Review – Captain America: Civil War (movie)

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Titanic in scope and colossal in confidence, the third installment to the Captain America trilogy is an enormous, adrenaline-packed summer blockbuster with breathtaking action-scenes and a star-studded ensemble cast that serves, for all intents and purposes, as an unofficial ‘Avengers…

New Comics – Week of 27/04/2016

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Dark Horse Aliens Defiance #1 Conan The Avenger #25 Creepy Comics #23 Hellboy & BPRD 1953 Beyond The Fences #3 DC Comics Art Ops #7 Batgirl #51 Batman #51 Batman 66 Meets The Man From Uncle #5 Black Canary #11…

Staff Picks – Week of 20/04/2016

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Invincible #127 Robert Kirkman (w), Cory Walker (a) Image Comics Ryan says: After a four-month hiatus, one of my favourite titles is back on the new comics shelves, and in tremendously well executed form. Original artist and co-creator, Cory Walker,…

Orbital in Conversation Episode 189 – Jean Yves Mitton & The Silver Surfer!

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Hello and welcome to Orbital In Conversation – the podcast of Orbital Comics in central London!   In the penultimate episode of our extensive Angoulême coverage, Chris & Karl sit down to discuss Jean Yves Mitton and his work on…