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New Comics – Week of 01/08/2018

Dark Horse Disney Frozen Breaking Boundaries #1 Quantum Age From World of Black Hammer #2 Seeds #1 Xerxes Fall of House of Darius #5 (of 5) DC Comics Adventures of the Super Sons #1 (of 12) Batman #52 Curse of…

Staff Picks – Week of 25/07/2018

Doom Patrol: The Silver Age Volume 1 Arnold Drake & Bob Haney (w), Bruno Premiani & Bob Brown (a) DC Comics Joe says: The first of, I assume three volumes (fingers crossed that DC actually finish publishing them), this is…

New Comics – Week of 25/07/2018

Dark Horse Bedtime Games #2 (of 4) Blackwood #3 (of 4) Modern Fantasy #2 (of 4) Neil Gaiman American Gods My Ainsel #5 Starcraft Scavengers #1 DC Comics Action Comics #1001 Aquaman #38 Batman Beyond #22 DC Beach Blanket Bad…

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,…

Small Press Day 2018 Stock

Small Press Day is a yearly event that takes place all over the country to celebrate indy comics, self-publishing and the DIY culture. This year was no different and at Orbital we had a fantastic selection of artists joining us…

IN THE ORBIT OF – SHAKY KANE & MR. DAVID HINE

Welcome to another instalment of Orbital’s interview podcast! On this episode, to celebrate the release of Shaky Kane’s latest work, The Beef from (Image Comics), we take a look back at The Bulletproof Coffin: Thousand Yard Stare with it’s Kevlar-wearing undertakers,…

Staff Picks – Week of 11/07/2018

The Agency Katie Skelly Fantagraphics Will says: Katie’s art is so goooooood! Exciting, colourful, sexy. The Agency is a collection of short stories where agents 8, 9 and 10 explore their sexuality in wild and creative escapades. Weird and wonderful,…

New Comics – Week of 18/07/2018

Dark Horse BTVS Season 12 The Reckoning #2 (of 4) Ether Copper Golems #3 (of 5) Witchfinder Gates of Heaven #3 (of 5) DC Comics Batman #51 Batman Sins of the Father #6 (of 6) Batwoman #17 Brave & the…

Frame By Frame- Solo: A Star Wars Story

Welcome to Frame by Frame – Orbital Comics’ film & TV review & discussion podcast! This time Liz, Paul and Ryan laugh it up (fuzzball) with Solo: A Star Wars Story! “During an adventure into the criminal underworld, Han Solo meets his future…

New Comics – Week of 11/07/2018

Dark Horse Aliens Dust to Dust #2 (of 4) BPRD Devil You Know #8 Disney Pixar Incredibles 2 #1 Crisis Midlife & Stories Resident Alien #4 (of 4) Alien in New York She Could Fly #1 Tomb Raider Inferno #2…

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…