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Staff Picks – Week of 12/04/2017


Cerebus Archive Number Five Dave Sim and Gerhard Aardvark Vanaheim Thomas says: Containing prints of the ten earliest pages from Jaka’s Story this entry in the series was one I had been looking forward to for some time. Jaka’s Story…

Frame by Frame – Ghost in the Shell


Hello & welcome to the next instalment of Orbital’s Film & TV themed Podcast – Frame by Frame! This time, Paul & Liz look at Ghost in the Shell – they discuss the original anime, the manga, the themes of identity,…

Bonkers DC Silver Age Exhibition


Between 1964 and 1970, the creative geniuses at DC produced some of the wildest, most outlandish characters, plots and covers ever seen in comics, Orbital celebrates this bonkers era with an exhibition from May 1st to May 31st.

From the Orbital Archives – Drokk Live!!

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  Ahead of the Earlham Mystics launch in store this Saturday, we have a treat from the Orbital Archives! On 16th May 2012, we were delighted to host Geoff Barrow, Ben Salisbury and Alex Bertram-Powell performing extracts from their “Drokk:…

Easter Bank Holiday Opening Hours


Please note our opening hours for the Bank holiday weekend: Fri, April 14th 10:30 – 19:00 Sat, April 15th 10:30 – 19:00 Sun, April 16 11:30 – 17:00 Mon, April 17 12:00 – 18:00 New comics will be out on…

The Orbiting Pod Episode 230


Hello & Welcome to Episode 230 of The Orbiting Pod! This week, join Adam, Amy, Michael & Robin as they wrap it up with Spider-Woman #17, relocate with X-Men Prime, go back & forth with Booster Gold/Flintstones & much more!…

New Comics – Week of 12/04/2017


Dark Horse Harrow County #22 Hellboy and BPRD 1954 Ghost Moon #2 Neil Gaiman American Gods Shadows #2 Once and Future Queen #2 DC Comics Action Comics #977 Batgirl and the Birds of Prey #9 Dark Knight III Master Race…

Staff Picks – Week of 05/04/2017


An Illustrated History of Hergé’s Aircraft – From Tintin to Jo, Zette and Jocko Frank Griese and Richard Humberstone Blue Rider Publishing Thomas says: This is yet another excellent look at the aircraft that appeared throughout the works of Hergé.…