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Staff Picks – Week of 21/02/2018

Black Panther Annual Priest & Mike Perkins / Don McGregor & Daniel Acuña / Reggie Hudlin & Ken Lashley Marvel Comics Adam says: You’ve seen the latest Marvel Studios flick, right? Still hard to believe it’s a Marvel film some…

New Comics – Week of 21/02/2018

Dark Horse Dept H #23 Empowered & Sistah Spookys High School Hell #3 Hellboy & BPRD 1955 Burning Season One Shot Mata Hari #1 Vinegar Teeth #2 (of 4) DC Comics American Way Those Above and Below #6 (of 6)…

Frame By Frame – Black Lightning

Welcome to Frame by Frame – Orbital Comics’ film & TV review & discussion podcast! This time, Liz, Paul & Rob are struck by the electrifying Black Lightning! “Black Lightning centers on Jefferson Pierce. He made his choice: He hung…

Staff Picks – Week of 14/02/2018

X-Men: Grand Design #1 & #2 Ed Piskor Marvel Comics Adam says: Covering the earliest adventures of the very first team of X-Men assembled by Professor Charles Xavier in the mid-1960s, “Grand Design” is a loving work of comics microhistory…

Cracking the Equation: Mister Miracle #6

Part 6 of our running conversational commentary from Thomas and Adam on the 12-issue DC Comics series, Mister Miracle, by Tom King and Mitch Gerads. Previous installments can be found here Adam: The second movement of Mister Miracle kicks off…

New Comics – Week of 14/02/2018

Dark Horse Giants #3 (of 5) Jenny Finn #4 (of 4) DC Comics Action Comics #997 Batgirl and the Birds of Prey #19 Dark Knights Rising The Wild Hunt #1 Deadman #4 (of 6) Detective Comics #974 Flash #40 Gotham…