Orbital News

EPISODE 18

This week the Orbiting Pod crew present a Kapow! Comic Con special, covering all the big news and announcements from the con, as well as our thoughts from the floor. We were also lucky enough to interview Nick Spencer, Chris…

KAPOW! COMIC CON

This weekend the whole Orbital Comics crew were in attendance at Mark Millar’s Kapow! Comic Con.  We all had an absolutely fantastic time, and were very happy to see some of our regular customers there having a great time too!…

NEW COMICS – 13/04/2011

Dark Horse Hellboy: Buster Oakley Gets His Wish DC Comics Adventure Comics #525 All New Batman The Brave And The Bold #6 Batgirl #20 Batman And Robin #22 Birds Of Prey #11 Booster Gold #43 Cinderella Fables Are Forever #3…

THIS WEEK’S STAFF PICKS

Orc Stain #6 by James Stockoe Image Tom says: If I were Image I would be really bloody proud to be putting out Orc Stain. Lazy reviewers might use phrases like ‘enjoyable romp’, ‘visual feast’ and ‘like Moebius on LSD’.…

EPISODE 17

This week the Orbiting Pod crew review Fish Police Vol. 1, Pinocchio and Caligula #1, interview Rich Johnston and Gary Erskine about their recently released Royal Wedding comics, and discuss newly announced Kapow! guests, Geoff Johns and Ivan Reis’s upcoming relaunch of…

NEW COMICS – 06/04/2011

Dark Horse Axe Cop Bad Guy Earth #2 (of 3) BPRD Dead Remembered #1 (of 3) Conan Legacy Frazetta Cover #7 (of 8) Dollhouse Epitaphs One Shot King Conan Scarlet Citadel #2 Let Me In Crossroads #4 (of 4) Solomon…

THIS WEEK’S STAFF PICKS

Jimmy Olsen #1 by Nick Spencer and RB Silva DC Liz says: Book of the week? Book of the year is more like it! This double-sized issue which collects the Action Comics back-up strips and completes the story, epitomizes the…

KALEIDOSCOPE: A NEW LOOK AT BRITISH COMICS

The alternative comics scene in the UK is currently experiencing a true golden age, with young publishers such as Blank Slate, Nobrow and Self-Made Hero and anthologies like the wonderful Solipsistic Pop shining a light on the work of new…