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THIS WEEK’S STAFF PICKS

PunisherMax #11 by Jason Aaron, Steve Dillon and Dave Johnson Marvel Liz says: This is the best Punisher series since Garth Ennis departed from his ongoing run several years ago, if not the best Marvel title on the shelf.  Jason…

MARK STAFFORD’S LARGELY UNSEEN

Mark Stafford has been knocking around the lower paying echelons of British comics for about 20 years, producing small press comics and pages for anthologies, exhibiting his work in squats and fly by night galleries and getting occasional bursts of…

NEW COMICS – 09/03/11

Don’t forget – new comics are now out on Wednesdays! Dark Horse BPRD Hell on Earth Gods #3 (Of 3) Conan Road of Kings #3 (Of 6) DC Comics All New Batman The Brave And The Bold #5 Batgirl #19…

THIS WEEK’S STAFF PICKS

Herculian #1 by Erik Larsen Image Taylor says: I like big comics. All comics should be printed on this lusciously thick, stiff card-stock type stuff, and at this size if not bigger. That said, this is also a good comic.…

NEW COMICS – 02/03/11

Don’t forget – new comics are now out on Wednesdays! Dark Horse Axe Cop Bad Guy Earth #1 (Of 3) Usagi Yojimbo #135 Witchfinder Lost & Gone Forever #2 (Of 5) DC Comics Azrael #18 Batman Beyond #3 Batman Confidential…

THIS WEEK’S STAFF PICKS

X-men Legacy #245 by Mike Carey, Clay Mann and Jay Leisten Marvel Taylor says: I’m not a die-hard X-Men fan, so for me to pick this title something has to be very special about this issue, right? Two things, actually.…

PAUL CORNELL AND PAUL RAINEY IN CONVERSATION

This Saturday we were lucky enough to have Paul Cornell, the current writer of DC’s Action Comics and Knight and Squire, and Paul Rainey, creator of the fantastic There’s No Time Like The Present, in conversation at Orbital Comics. Luckily…

EPISODE 12

This week the Orbiting Pod crew review the commencement of ‘The Death of Spiderman’ in Ultimate Spiderman #153 and Ultimate Avengers Vs. New Ultimates #1, the preamble to ‘Flashpoint’ in Flash #9 and Blaise Larmee’s webcomic 2001. They also discuss…