Orbital News

JACK KIRBY PANEL DISCUSSION

Following the success of the Jack Kirby tribute exhibition Hail To The King, we’re hosting a panel discussion of the King of comics’s work next Friday July 29th, with the exhibition’s curator Jason Atomic, Charles Hatfield (comics academic and writer for…

NEW COMICS – 20/07/2011

Dark Horse Conan The Barbarian Mask Of Acheron Doctor Solar Man Of Atom #7 DC Comics Batman #712 Batman Gates Of Gotham #3 (of 5) Cinderella Fables Are Forever #6 (of 6) Dc Retroactive Batman The 70s #1 Dc Retroactive…

THIS WEEK’S STAFF PICKS

Amazing Spider-Man #665 By Dan Slott and Ryan Stegman Marvel Chris says: Dan Slott does it again! Although issue 665 feels a little like the calm before the storm of “Spider-Island”, it still addresses some pretty weighty issues of its…

COMICS INTERNSHIPS AT THE LONDON PRINT STUDIO

Calling all 20-25 year old cartoonists and comics fans!  The London Print Studio is hosting their second and final round of comics internships starting this September.  The course is run by up-and-coming London-based cartoonist Karrie Fransman (whose debut graphic novel…

BENAROYA PUBLISHING PRESENTS: MARKSMEN EXHIBITION

Orbital Comics is very proud to present an exhibition of work by the great Garry Leach (Marvelman, Hitman, Dan Dare), including pages inked by Garry from Benaroya Publishing’s upcoming comic, Marksmen, which is released on Wednesday 13th. The exhibition, which…

EPISODE 30

In Episode 30 the Orbiting Pod crew review Batman Incorporated #7 from DC, Red Wing #1 by Jonathan Hickman from Image, B.P.R.D. Hell on Earth: Monsters #1 from Dark Horse, Battlefields vol. 2 by Garth Ennis from Dynamite, Black Paths…

NEW COMICS – 13/07/2011

Dark Horse BPRD Hell On Earth Monsters #1 (of 2) Dollhouse Epitaphs #1 (of 5) Hellboy The Fury #2 (of 3) Star Wars Old Republic #2 (of 5) Lost Suns DC Comics All New Batman The Brave And The Bold…

MINDLESS ONES GRANT MORRISON SUPERGODCAST

As well as The Orbiting Pod’s interview with Grant Morrison, the excellent UK-based comics blog Mindless Ones interviewed the comics legend last week, with fascinating results.  Their blog is one of the very best on the internet, so this interview…