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Small Press Day 2019 | Saturday 13th July

It’s that time again! Small Press Day returns for it’s fourth year running and this amazing celebration of DIY comics promises to be the best ever here at Orbital. Small Press Day is a yearly event that takes place in…

X-Men Competition!

Are you a HUGE X-Men fan? Excited about the upcoming release of Dark Phoenix? Live in London? Then we want to hear from you! Tell us in no more than 200 words why YOU are the biggest X-Men fan and…

Observer Short Story Graphic Prize 2018

For the last few years, Orbital Gallery has been very pleased to host a series of exhibitions featuring the finalists from the prestigious Observer Graphic Short Story Prize, a fine showcase for upcoming British cartoonists. Previous winners have included Stephen…

We are hiring!

We are looking for friendly, knowledgeable, enthusiastic and hardworking staff to join the Orbital team. Part-time and weekend positions available. Applicants must have: Excellent customer service skills Flexible schedule Broad knowledge of comics and manga Till experience is also desirable…

Ditko Wave 3

Like most, here at Orbital we were saddened to hear of the passing of one of comics and all of pop culture’s truest, most singular innovators and originators this past June. Steve Ditko made it a point that any consideration…

Small Press Day 2018 Stock

Small Press Day is a yearly event that takes place all over the country to celebrate indy comics, self-publishing and the DIY culture. This year was no different and at Orbital we had a fantastic selection of artists joining us…

Captain America 4th of July Spotlight Sale

To celebrate the new Captain America #1 from Ta-Nehisi Coates and Leinil Francis Yu, which just so happens to drop on the 4th of July – we’re having another little Spotlight Sale! From Wednesday 4th of July to Sunday 8th,…

Ditko Wave 2

If you missed the announcement a few weeks back, here at Orbital we’ve proudly become stockists of the modern works of Steve Ditko. You can read our editorial intro to Steve Ditko and SD Publishing here. After hastily selling out…

Orbital Comics to Stock Modern Ditko

Here at Orbital, we’re beyond proud to announce that we are now stockists of the modern comic books of Steve Ditko, from SD Publishing. You may have heard rumours on the comics grapevine that Mr. Ditko continues to make comics,…

Record Store Day – Saturday 21st April

To celebrate Record Store Day here at Orbital, we are ‘joining in’ with crates of vinyl for sale in the Orbital Gallery during the day. A wide selection of 7′ singles, 12′ LPs, coloured vinyl and picture discs will be…