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The Umbrella Academy – Liz’s Spoiler-Free Review

Based on the Eisner Award-winning comic book series by My Chemical Romance frontman Gerard Way and Eisner-winning artist Gabriel Bá, The Umbrella Academy revolves around a dysfunctional superhero family who part ways after a tragedy, only to be reunited after…

New Comics – Week of 20/02/2019

Dark Horse Anthem #1 Death Orb #5 Lightstep #4 (of 5) Starcraft Soldiers #2 (of 4) Terminator Sector War #3 (of 4) Witcher #3 Of Flesh & Flame DC Comics American Carnage #4 Aquaman #45 Batman #65 The Price Catwoman…

Staff Picks – Week of 13/02/2019

Space Wolf #3 Will Powers (w/a) Self-Published Joe says: Everyone’s favourite cosmic canis is back in his third adventure thanks to the frustratingly talented Will Powers. Despite the A5 trim size, Powers’ work feels grand in scale – the world…

In the Orbit of: The Umbrella Academy with Cameron Britton

Welcome to another installment of the interview podcast at London’s Orbital Comics. This time, we are In Orbit of Umbrella Academy with actor Cameron Britton, who joined the series following his breakout Emmy-nominated performance as serial killer Edmund Kemper in…

Cracking The Equation: Mister Miracle #12

The final entry in 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 located here Adam: Alright, folks! Show’s over, please gather your belongings and make…

New Comics – Week of 13/02/2019

Dark Horse Avatar Tsu Teys Path #2 God of War #4 (of 4) Tom Clancys Division Extremis Malis #2 Whispering Dark #4 William Gibson Alien 3 #4 DC Comics Batman who Laughs #3 (of 6) Detective Comics #994 2nd Ptg…

Staff Picks – Week of 06/02/2019

A World of Wisdom James Chapman Self-published Will says: Language can be very confusing. Learning a new one is always a challenge for me and, at least in the case of English, can make no logical sense. Regardless, etymology fascinates…

ORBITING COMICS #12

Welcome to the latest issue of Orbiting Comics, the reviews podcast from Orbital. Made by the staff at your favourite comic-book shop, we bring you the very best in short-boxed books! This week, Paul & Scott chat Action Comics #…

New Comics – Week of 06/02/2019

Dark Horse BPRD Devil You Know #13 Girl in the Bay #1 Halo Lone Wolf #2 (of 4) Laguardia #3 Mystery Science Theater 3000 #4 Sword Daughter #6 Umbrella Academy Hotel Oblivion #5 DC Comics Adventures of the Super Sons…