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Staff Picks – Week of 12/06/2019

Spider-Man: Life Story #4 Chip Zdarsky (w), Mark Bagley (a) Marvel Comics Scott says: It’s been an up and down ride for me with Life Story thus far. Some of the themes have washed over me, I was uneasy with…

In the Orbit of: Summer of Manga with Japan House, The British Museum & Urasawa Naoki

Welcome to In the Orbit of, the interview podcast from the Eisner Award-winning Orbital Comics! In this very special episode, Liz, Paul & James give you a preview of two amazing Manga exhibitions happening in London right now: ‘This is…

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…

Orbiting Comics #21

Welcome to the latest issue of Orbiting Comics, the reviews podcast from Orbital, London’s favourite comic-book shop! In this issue, Scott sits down with Val to discuss a few interesting new series from May 29th – June 11th 2019: X-Men Grand…

Frame By Frame- Dark Phoenix

Welcome to Frame by Frame, Orbital Comics’ movie and TV review podcast! This week, Liz, Paul and Scott welcome special guest Michael Ajih for an X-citing debate about Dark Phoenix! ” Jean Grey begins to develop incredible powers that corrupt…

New Comics – Week of 12/06/2019

Dark Horse Calamity Kate #4 Disney Incredibles 2 Secret Identities #3 (of 3) Joe Golem Occult Detective Conjurors #2 She Could Fly Lost Pilot #3 (of 5) Umbrella Academy Hotel Oblivion #7 DC Comics Batman and the Outsiders #2 Batman…

Staff Picks – Week of 05/06/2019

DCeased #2 Tom Taylor (w), Trevor Hairsine (a) DC Comics Liz says: DCeased can be described as DC Comics’ equivalent to ‘Marvel Zombies’, but that would be selling it short, big-time. Tom Taylor (the writer who turned what might have…

This is Manga: The Art of Urasawa Naoki

The artwork of manga master Naoki Urasawa is now on display in in London, marking his first exhibition in the United Kingdom. Liz and Paul were sent to attend a special preview on behalf of Orbital, where they were treated…