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The Big Auction At Orbital Comics Last Night Cost Me Dear…
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rjCUpUndORUVideo can't be loaded because JavaScript is disabled: An Auction At Orbital Comics With Jonathan Ross And Tim Farron For The Lakes Festival (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rjCUpUndORU) Last night, I went to a comic book art auction at Orbital Comics, to raise money for the Lakes Festival, held every year in Kendal[...]
Orbital In Conversation With Action Lab At SDCC '15
It's the kind of chaos you've come to expect in a climate that can only be described as idyllic! And never fear, you can still enjoy the Pop Culture Hound back-catalogueright here, as we continue to put out the same quality interviews and discussion with Orbital in Conversation going forward It's only gonna get better, folks! To[...]
Orbital In Conversation: Matt Hawkins, Andres Salazar & Christian Beranek
It's a wonderful and varied series of talks with as much depth as we could manage in the time we had. And never fear, you can still enjoy the Pop Culture Hound back-catalogueright here, as we continue to put out the same quality interviews and discussion with Orbital in Conversation going forward It's only gonna get[...]
Things To Do In London In August If You Like Comics
Time for me to pick and choose… Saturday August 1st Mark Buckingham Signing, Exhibition Launch and Musical Evening at Orbital Comics 5-7pm. Mark Buckingham is signing Fables #150, and every purchase puts you into a raffle to win an original page of art from the final issue And music by Matt Stevens. Alice In Cartoonland exhibition, The Cartoon Museum,[...]
Orbital In Conversation Looking Back At SDCC '15
[audio:http://popculturehound.net/podpress_trac/web/4847/0/OiCPodcastEpisode139.mp3] by Chris Thompson With James, Liz & Karl from Orbital Comics … Following on from last week's chat with Skottie Young at SDCC (which you can still listen to here), this time I'm back with James Wilson, Liz Jordan & special guest host Karl to discuss our recent trip to San Diego Comic-Con International. Karl slips into the[...]
Home From A Free Comic Book Day In London
The line at Orbital snaked around the block from opening to at least 2pm when we had to leave They are famous for having all the comics you want in depth but you will have to wait to get them… Let's make it move…. [youtube]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=k5UQ-QUtutw[/youtube] Forbidden Planet also had a long line but they were able to disperse[...]
35 Things To Do In London In November If You Like Comics – From Jacques Tardi To Kieron Gillen's Watchmen
Exhibitions through November: Pre Code Horror Exhibition, Orbital Comics, Great Newport Street Until 13th November. Orbital Comics & Pop Culture Hound present a new exhibition based on the theme of Pre-Code Horror Using the classic EC, Harvey & ACG comics as inspiration, a variety of today's artists present their own take on the classic pre-code style, including:Alison Sampson, Andy Belanger, Colin[...]
Previewing Graveyard Orbit
  As keen readers of Bleeding Cool on Wednesday may have noticed, Orbital Comics of London are hosting the launch of a new comic, Graveyard Orbit, on this coming Wednesday. I won't be there sadly, I'm spending a week recuperating from my recent surgery at my parents' home But you can get a peek at what I[...]
Leave Something Witchy At The Comic Shop
Here are some photos that Steve Cook took at Orbital Comics, London, the other night of the model Manko, appearing for Leave Something Witchy, a life drawing event aimed at comic strip illustration, with costumes, props and poses inspired by Hammer Horror, Underground comix & the dark side of psychedelia[...]
The Look Of Free Comic Book Day 2014 In London
The first time we went to Orbital Comics, the line was round the block… [youtube]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=m9rnKFZbMiw[/youtube] So, with the girls and their schoolfriends we first popped by Forbidden Planet… … and then Gosh… Before heading back to Orbital, Five Guys… …and home. Mouse Guard, Rocket Raccoon, Courtney Crumrin, Top Shelf, Kaboom, Donald Duck, Spongebob, these are the comics we love the most. What[...]
Whiskers McFadden – The All Ages, 1950s Astronaut Cat
Ryan Jenkyns works at Orbital Comics in London It's just possible you may have heard of that shop on Bleeding Cool before Anyway he has a Kickstarter live right now… take it away, Ryan! For some, comic books are just a fun recreational activity For me, it's kind of become my whole life Of course, that[...]
Things To Do In London In March During British Comics Month
Let's have a look at what they, and others, have planned for the month of March… Now until March 9th – Alone Forever, An Exhibition By Liz Prince – Orbital Comics Orbital will have an exclusive and limited bookplate edition of Liz Prince's new book on Topshelf, Alone Forever, host an exhibition with art both from the[...]
Marvel Continues To Run Product Placements For Orbital Comics
I get my comic books every week from Orbital Comics in London So do quite a few other people And thankfully Marvel Comics seems to join in the promotion This ran in Infinity #1. And today this runs in Iron Man Annual. Which is lovely, though I feel that Gosh Comics and Forbidden Planet might want to[...]