Blog

Staff Picks – Week of 27/03/2019

The Mask Omnibus TP Vol 01 John Arcudi (w), Keith Williams (a), Doug Mahnke (a/c) Dark Horse Comics Ryan says: The story sounds familiar — mild-mannered Stanley Ipkiss discovers and wears a mask of unknown origin, and is instantaneously transformed…

IN THE ORBIT OF: PORTSMOUTH COMIC-CON 2019

Welcome to In the Orbit of, the interview Podcast from Orbital Comics. On this episode we’re in the Orbit of Portsmouth Comic-Con 2019, with organiser, Tripwire co-founder and journalist Joel Meadows. Following a sold-out debut year, Portsmouth Comic-Con returns to…

Frame By Frame- Shazam!

Welcome to Frame By Frame – Orbital Comics’ film & TV review & discussion podcast. This time, Ryan and Scott invoke the power of Shazam! “Billy Batson is a streetwise 14-year-old who can magically transform into the adult superhero Shazam simply…

New Comics – Week of 27/03/2019

Dark Horse Bad Luck Chuck #1 Black Hammer Age of Doom #9 Crimson Lotus #5 (of 5) Fight Club 3 #3 Hellboy and BPRD 1956 #5 (of 5) Umbrella Academy Hotel Oblivion #6 William Gibson Alien 3 #5 DC Comics…

Staff Picks – Week of 20/03/2019

Batman #67 Tom King (w), Lee Weeks, Jorge Fornes (a) DC Comics Chief says: Blah, blah, chief picks Batman again! yeah, but what an issue it is, what an arc it’s been, what a run it’s going to be! We’re…

ORBITING COMICS #15

Welcome to the latest issue of Orbiting Comics, the reviews podcast from Orbital! This week, the terrible twosome (Paul & Scott) take on six new releases at your favourite comic-book shop, including Transformers #1 from IDW, Assassin Nation #1 from…

New Comics – Week of 20/03/2019

Dark Horse Avatar Tsu Teys Path #3 BPRD Devil You Know #14 Invisible Kingdom #1 Mystery Science Theater 3000 #5 Starcraft Soldiers #3 (of 4) DC Comics American Carnage #5 Aquaman #46 Batman #67 Damage #15 Electric Warriors #5 (of…

Staff Picks – Week of 13/03/2019

Detective Comics 80 Years of Batman Dlx Ed HC Various (w/a) DC Comics Ryan says: March marks a monumental anniversary for DC’s Dark Knight, as the “World’s Greatest Detective” turns 80! And in celebration of this epic achievement, DC Comics…

New Comics – Week of 13/03/2019

Dark Horse Calamity Kate #1 $3.99 Laguardia #4 $4.99 DC Comics Batman who Laughs The Grim Knight #1 $4.99 Catwoman #9 $3.99 Cover #6 (of 6) $3.99 Flash #66 $3.99 Hawkman #10 $3.99 House of Whispers #7 $3.99 Justice League…

Staff Picks – Week of 06/03/2019

Amazing Spider-Man #16 Nick Spencer (w), Ryan Ottley & Alberto Alburquerque (a) Marvel Comics Ryan says: This is a totally different issue to anything we’ve had in Spencer’s run on this series so far — a Spider-Man issue with almost…

Frame By Frame: Captain Marvel

WWelcome to Frame By Frame – Orbital Comics’ film & TV review & discussion podcast. This time, Liz and Paul go higher, further, faster with Captain Marvel! “The story follows Carol Danvers as she becomes one of the universe’s most powerful heroes…