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2nd International Alternative Press Festival

This year’s International Alternative Press Festival kicked off last week with the launch of David Ziggy Greene’s exhibition here at Orbital, and this week brings not only the festival’s main fair at the Conway Hall, but a series of other…

‘HUNG’ opens today

HUNG: An exhibition showcasing the work of David Ziggy Greene opens today! Greene is a London based cartoonist whose work is regularly featured both in British and French publications. The show includes samples of his illustrated journalism work for Private…

Behold … The Amazing Spider-Wall!

Not a hoax, not a dream … The timely return of The Amazing Spider-Wall! To coincide with the release of The Amazing Spider-Man movie on July 3, we bring you a near-complete Spidey collection … Featuring runs of Spider-Man’s many…

Bank Holiday Opening Hours

Here are our opening ours for next week’s bank holiday: 04/06 – Monday – 11:30 – 5:00 (Bank Holiday) 05/06 – Tuesday – 11:30 – 5:00 (Bank Holiday) 06/06 – Wednesday – 10:30 – 7:30 07/06 – Thursday – 10:30…

Free Comic Book Day at Orbital

Everyone at Orbital had a great time at this year’s Free Comic Book Day! There was a huge line down the street before we opened our doors and it continued for some time, with lots of free comics being given…

C-Day at Orbital

To mark the release of Crossed: Badlands #1, and the return of the series’ original creative team – Garth Ennis and Jacen Burrows – Avatar Press Declared March 14th C-DAY! Orbital embraced the gore and got very infected with one…

C-Day next Wednesday

To mark Garth Ennis’ return to Crossed with Badlands #1 next Wednesday, March 14th, Avatar are giving us tons of groovy and grisly freebies! The Orbital crew are getting right into warped character to celebrate this supreme work of transgressive…

STRIPPED EXHIBITION

Last Thursday Orbital hosted the launch and private view of Stripped, an exhibition curated by Jason Atomic celebrating the iconography of comics as well as physical objects themselves. The exhibition will be on at the Orbital Gallery until the end…

The Marvel Age of Comics

Those IDW artists editions are great, aren’t they? But there are a bit pricey. Thankfully, Tom Brevoort, Marvel’s senior vice president of publishing has been posting high quality images of original comics art from the Marvel archives: everything from full…