Orbital News

COMICA FESTIVAL 2011

It’s that time of year again: Comica Festival is upon us!  As usual, Paul Gravett has put together an outstanding line-up of events featuring some of the best comics talent from across the world, including Warren Ellis, Richard McGuire, Brecht…

Michael and Laura Allred Interview

Last Saturday we were very excited to host a signing with Michael and Laura Allred, the husband and wife team behind Madman, X-Statix, iZombie and much more.  Having spent nearly 3 hours signing books for their eager fans, the pair…

NEW COMICS – 02/11/2011

Dark Horse Fear Agent #32 Out Of Step (Pt 5 of 5) Goon #36 Kult #4 (of 4) Usagi Yojimbo #141 DC Comics Action Comics #3 American Vampire #20 Animal Man #3 Batwing #3 Detective Comics #1 3rd Ptg Detective…

MIKE AND LAURA ALLRED SIGNING TODAY!

That’s right, the all-star duo behind Madman, X-Statix and iZombie, among many others, will be signing exclusively at Orbital Comics today from 5pm! The Allreds have brought over a whole bunch of spectacular original artwork, including pages and covers from…

JOHN WATKISS’ BLACK LIGHT SPOOKS PREVIEW

Here’s a little teaser trailer for John Watkiss’s ‘Black Light Spooks’, which you can view in full tomorrow evening, presented by Watkiss himself. He will also be discussing his work for the Walking Dead TV show, the Sherlock Holmes movie,…

The Orbiting Pod: Episode 45

This episode, the Orbiting Pod crew cover the best of this week’s monthly comics, review Dan Clowes’s The Death Ray and interview Mike Carey about his upcoming prose projects, his final issues of X-Men Legacy and the future of Unwritten.

NEW COMICS – 26/10/2011

Dark Horse Abe Sapien Devil Does Not Jest #2 Angel & Faith #3 Star Wars Crimson Empire Iii Empire Lost #1 (of 6) DC Comics All Star Western #1 2nd Ptg All Star Western #2 Aquaman #1 2nd Ptg Aquaman…

ANDERS NILSEN AND TOM GAULD IN CONVERSATION

On Wednesday 19th October, the Orbital West Wing hosted a Comica conversation between Tom Gauld (The Gigantic Robot, The Guardian) and Anders Nilsen (Big Questions), two of the most exciting cartoonists working in comics today. They discussed their work, their approaches to making…