Staff Picks

2010 IN REVIEW

The Orbital staff had a look at their most beloved books, series and collections released in 2010 and compiled a list of their very favourite books of the year. The Incal Classic Collection (Graphic Novel) by Alexandro Jodorowsky and Moebius…

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Madwoman By Alexandro Jodorowsky and Moebius Humanoids Karl says: Funny, irreverent, divine! Jodorowsky and Moebius’s last great collaboration.  A real pleasure to have it collected! Independent London Store Guide No.2 Monstermedia Bobby says: This little gem guides you through all…

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DAR!: A super girly top secret comic diary Vol.1 and 2By Erika MoenPeriscope Studio Liz says: New in stock at Orbitall, Erika Moen’s comic-strip diary is funny, naughty and charming! Meet Erika on December 30th when she will be signing…

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Acme Novelty Library #20 By Chris Ware Drawn and Quarterly Simon says: Chris Ware proves once again that he is one of the greatest living cartoonists with this latest volume of his Acme Novelty Library. His unmatched page design and…

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Sleepyheads By Randall. C Blank Slate Comics Camila says: Latest on Blank Slate Books (New-ish British publishers who have been putting a lot of good stuff out), Sleepyheads is a translation of the book Slaapkoppen, that has a won several…

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Batman Incorporated #1 By Grant Morrison and Yanick Paquette DC Comics Liz says: Bruce Wayne is taking Batman Global, and he’s starting in Japan! With Catwoman tagging along, this is a snappy beginning to what promises to be a fun…

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B.P.R.D. Hell on Earth: New World #4 by Mike Mignola, John Arcudi and Guy Davis Dark Horse Comics Simon says: Arcudi, Davis and Mignola’s post-Plague of Frogs B.P.R.D. continues to be consistently excellent. There are more guns, monsters and explosions…

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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…