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Mister Miracle: A Brief History

Mister Miracle is a character created by Jack Kirby as part of his Fourth World saga. Inspired by fellow comic artist Jim Steranko’s former life as a professional escape artist, Mister Miracle a.k.a. Scott Free is the ultimate Houdini. Hailing…

ORBITAL READING LISTS: SPIDER-MAN – PART 2

Welcome back to our latest Orbital Reading List! In celebration of Spider-Man: Homecoming slinging it’s way into cinemas we’re taking a deep-dive into NYC’s favourite wall-crawler. This segment concentrates on the later incarnations, namely Miles Morales, The Ultimate Spider-Man. Onwards,…

Spider-Man: Homecoming – Liz’s Review

A modern hero blockbuster with a Brat Pack blueprint, Spider-Man: Homecoming scales back the bombast to tell a humbler story that’s as much about the hardships of high school as the perils of being a wall-crawler. Whether fifteen year old…

Orbital Reading Lists: Spider-Man – Part 1

Based on the number of customers we have on a weekly basis asking us, “Where’s the best place to start with [insert character here]?” – we’ve  started a series of reading lists, recommending the best of what’s currently in print,…

Wonder Woman- Liz’s Review

Holy Rotten Tomatoes, Batman! The DC Extended Universe is in trouble! Their freshness scores are plummeting to critical levels: 55% and dropping! 27%… 25%… Things aren’t looking good! This looks like a job for… nope, not him either. Where are…

QUICK CUTS: WONDER WOMAN

Hello and welcome to another Quick Cuts with Orbital Comics, London’s Eisner Award-winning store! This time around, we’re focusing on Wonder Woman. With the movie now showing at the  The Cineworld Imax in Leicester Square, we thought we’d give you…