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THIS WEEK’S STAFF PICKS

Superboy #1 by Jeff Lemire and Rafael Albuquerque DC Comics Chris says: Just like Jonathan Hickman at Marvel, Jeff Lemire is applying his unique sensibilities to the DC Universe and creating his own brand of magic. Superboy #1 does everything…

BECKY CLOONAN EXHIBITION AND SIGNING

From August 30th to September 30th, we held an exhibition featuring original artwork by the very talented Becky Cloonan. The show features original artwork from Demo, Pixu, the upcoming series Wolves and East Coast Rising, as well as limited screenprints…

GRAPHIC SHORT STORY PRIZE EXHIBITION

The stories of the seven top finalists to The Observer / Comica / Jonathan Cape Graphic Short Story Prize are now on display at the Orbital Gallery. Exhibited publicly for the first time, the finalists to the competition represent some…

HALLOWEEN AT ORBITAL

Gothan City took over Orbital last weekend as all the staff dressed up as Batman villains and heroes for Halloween. We encouraged customers to do the same by holding a Costume Contest and had people turning up in some pretty…

NEW COMICS – 04/11/10

Would you like any of these fine comics posted to you? Email us a list of the titles you’d like and we will get back to you with payment instructions. Dark Horse Baltimore Plague Ships #4 Buffy Vampire Slayer #38…

ORBITAL PODCAST LOGO COMPETITION

Calling all designers, illustrators and image-makers! Having recently received the inaugural transmissions from our Orbiting Pod, the technicians here at Orbital HQ would like YOU to design a logo for the show. We’re looking for something simple but stunning that…

THIS WEEK’S STAFF PICKS

Bulletproof Coffin #5 by David Hine and Shaky Kane Image Camila says: As it gets close to the end, the story behind the Bulletproof Coffin keeps getting better and better and proving to be not only highly enjoyable and fun…

EPISODE 4

This week the Orbiting Pod crew review Kick Ass 2 #1, Vertigo Resurrected, Tiny Titans #33 and 20th Century Boys vol.11, and get an exclusive report on the recent New York Comic Con from this week’s Regular Joe. Episode 4…

OUT AND ABOUT IN THE UK: NOVEMBER

November is packed with Comics related events from start to end! Starting on October 31st and through the whole of November, we will exhibiting the artwork by the winner, runner-up and commended finalists of the Observer/ Jonathan Cape/ Comica Graphic…