Orbital News

SPIDEY HAS US COVERED

Amazing Spider-Man #666 variants featuring Orbital on the cover will be out this Friday! This issue is a prelude to the much anticipated “Spider-Island” saga, that is already being described as the Spider-Man story of the decade. Swing by and…

NEW COMICS – 27/07/2011

Dark Horse Conan Island Of No Return #2 Star Wars Jedi Dark Side #3 Strange Case Of Mr Hyde #4 (of 4) DC Comics Action Comics #903 (Doomsday) American Vampire #17 Batman The Dark Knight #4 Brightest Day Aftermath Search…

MINDLESS ONES FORTNIGHT OF LOEG 1969

Starting today, the excellent British Comics blog Mindless Ones will be running a fortnight of posts covering Alan Moore and Kevin O’Neill’s latest book The League of Extraordinary Gentlemen, Century: 1969.  They’ll annotating and commentating and generally producing invaluable companion…

THIS WEEK’S STAFF PICKS

Daredevil #1 By Mark Waid, Paolo Rivera and Marcos Martin Marvel Simon says: What a fantastic issue!  Averse as I am to re-numberings, Daredevil was in need of a fresh start after years of doom and gloom, and Waid certainly…

SPIRIT OF HOPE CHARITY SIGNING TODAY AT 3:30

In order to raise money to help victims of the recent earthquakes in both Japan and New Zeland, Comic Book Alliance have got together 87 comics creators, including Jason Atomic, David Leach, Si Spencer, Peter Hogan, Natalie Abadzis and more…

IF YOU LIKE…

Here at Orbital we are keen to get as many people reading as many diverse comics titles as possible. To this end we have started a fortnightly recommendation board next to the till in the store, based on peoples tastes…

EPISODE 31

Episode 31 of the Orbiting Pod is here! So what do we have lined up? Well: – Picks of the Week including Lady Mechanika #2 from Aspen, American Vampire: Survival of the Fittest #2 from Vertigo, Journey Into Mystery #625…