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Every two weeks your host Greg and his co-hosts Leon and Rahul discuss comics in all their forms; monthly issues, collected volumes, graphic novels, newspaper strips, film tie-ins, TV tie-ins, flip-books, pictures scribbled on the backs of napkins... If it tells a story in sequence through art and text, rest assured we'll have something to say about it. If you have questions or comments, please reach us at acecomicals@gmail.com or on twitter at https://twitter.com/AceComicals If you like what we do please considering donating to us at https://ko-fi.com/acecomicals. All contributions will be used to defray the cost of hosting the website.

Every two weeks your host Greg and his co-hosts Leon and Rahul discuss comics in all their forms; monthly issues, collected volumes, graphic novels, newspaper strips, film tie-ins, TV tie-ins, flip-books, pictures scribbled on the backs of napkins... If it tells a story in sequence through art and text, rest assured we'll have something to say about it. If you have questions or comments, please reach us at acecomicals@gmail.com or on twitter at https://twitter.com/AceComicals If you like what we do please considering donating to us at https://ko-fi.com/acecomicals. All contributions will be used to defray the cost of hosting the website.

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United Kingdom

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Every two weeks your host Greg and his co-hosts Leon and Rahul discuss comics in all their forms; monthly issues, collected volumes, graphic novels, newspaper strips, film tie-ins, TV tie-ins, flip-books, pictures scribbled on the backs of napkins... If it tells a story in sequence through art and text, rest assured we'll have something to say about it. If you have questions or comments, please reach us at acecomicals@gmail.com or on twitter at https://twitter.com/AceComicals If you like what we do please considering donating to us at https://ko-fi.com/acecomicals. All contributions will be used to defray the cost of hosting the website.

Twitter:

@AceComicals

Language:

English


Episodes

100: ACE COMICALS EPISODE 100!!

11/24/2020
In this episode, Greg, Leon and Rahul discuss their highlights across 100 (officially numbered) episodes of Ace Comicals! along with the the following comics: REDBONE: THE TRUE STORY OF A NATIVE AMERICAN ROCK BAND (https://www.idwpublishing.com/redbone/) SCARENTHOOD #1 (https://www.idwpublishing.com/product/scarenthood-1/) SEA OF SORROWS #1 (https://www.idwpublishing.com/product/sea-of-sorrows-1/) Greg also talks breifly about the THOUGHT BUBBLE 2020 DIGITAL COMIC CON...

Duration:01:29:12

099a: Prelude To #100

11/10/2020
In this episode, Greg and Rahul discuss the following comics: The Flood That Did Come (https://averyhillpublishing.bigcartel.com/product/the-flood-that-did-come-by-patrick-wray-pre-sale) Crossover #1 (https://imagecomics.com/comics/releases/crossover-1) Bloodborne #1-4 (https://titan-comics.com/c/1185-bloodborne/) Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: The Last Ronin #1 (https://www.idwpublishing.com/product/teenage-mutant-ninja-turtles-the-last-ronin-1/) There's also some talk about The Haunting of...

Duration:01:46:48

AFTERLIFE COMICALS II

10/30/2020
Happy Halloween!! In this episode, The Loft Dweller takes over once again with this years spine chilling list of Halloween comics... DC: The Doomed and The Damned (https://www.dccomics.com/comics/dc-the-doomed-and-the-damned-2020/dc-the-doomed-and-the-damned-1) Dracula Motherf##ker! (https://imagecomics.com/comics/releases/dracula-motherf-ker-hc) I Walk With Monsters #1 (https://www.previewsworld.com/Catalog/SEP201561)(This is a preview, and the comic will be on sale Nov 25, 2020! so get it...

Duration:00:14:38

099: "Why Is It Always Shepherd's Pie?"

10/26/2020
In this episode, Greg and Leon discuss the following comics: Love On The Isle Of Dogs (https://www.judecowanmontague.com/love-on-the-isle-of-dogs) Blue In Green (https://imagecomics.com/comics/series/blue-in-green) Bliss (https://imagecomics.com/comics/series/bliss) Send any questions or feedback to (mailto:acecomicals@gmail.com) acecomicals@gmail.com. And also please subscribe (http://www.acecomicals.com/subscribe) and leave us a review! Ace Comicals T-Shirts!...

Duration:01:31:34

098: "Reverse X-Files"

10/13/2020
In this episode, Greg and Leon discuss the following comics: The Glass Wall (https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/soaringpenguinpress/the-glass-wall-0?ref=at3z9n&token=3be4197b)(This is an advanced review, and the comic is currently on Kickstarter (https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/soaringpenguinpress/the-glass-wall-0) so if you like the sound of it go and back it! the book is set to ship 11/2020) Norse Mythology #1 (https://www.darkhorse.com/Comics/3005-354/Norse-Mythology-1) Legend of...

Duration:01:41:42

097: "YAKULYTES"

9/29/2020
In this episode, Greg, Leon and Rahul discuss the following comics: GIGA #1 (https://www.previewsworld.com/Catalog/AUG201706)(This is an advanced review, and the comic will be on sale 21/10/2020) THE AUTUMNAL #1 (https://www.previewsworld.com/Catalog/JUL201545) BIG GIRLS #1 (https://imagecomics.com/comics/releases/big-girls-1) THE DEVIL'S RED BRIDE #1 (https://www.previewsworld.com/Catalog/AUG201703)(This is an advanced review, and the comic will be on sale 14/10/2020) SEVEN SECRETS #1-2...

Duration:01:46:39

096: "Wolverine - Weapon X"

9/15/2020
In this episode, Greg and Rahul are joined by special guests Nigel (https://www.acecomicals.com/guests/nigeltwumasi) and Tazziii (https://www.acecomicals.com/guests/tazziii) of the Mayamada Story X Story Podcast (https://mayamada.com/storyxstory/) to discuss the incredible and essential WEAPON X (https://www.marvel.com/comics/collection/23890/wolverine_weapon_x_trade_paperback) comic. This story was originally serialised in the Marvel Comics Presents anthology book...

Duration:01:56:19

095: "The Old Guard"

9/8/2020
In this episode, Greg and Leon discuss THE OLD GUARD (https://imagecomics.com/comics/series/the-old-guard) in its entirety! They dive into: THE OLD GUARD (https://imagecomics.com/comics/releases/the-old-guard-1) the first five issues at the genesis of it all and THE OLD GUARD: FORCE MULTIPLIED (https://imagecomics.com/comics/releases/the-old-guard-force-multiplied-1-of-5) the second five chapters in this epic tale, alongside THE OLD GUARD (https://www.netflix.com/gb/title/81038963) the...

Duration:02:08:12

094: "The Jaws Of The Hunter Snapped Shut"

8/18/2020
In this episode, Greg, Leon and Rahul discuss the following comics: PULP (https://imagecomics.com/comics/releases/pulp-ogn) THE RED MOTHER #1-7 (https://www.boom-studios.com/series/red-mother/) FINGER GUNS #3-4 (https://www.comixology.com/Finger-Guns-3/digital-comic/836448?ref=Y29taWMvdmlldy9kZXNrdG9wL3NsaWRlckxpc3Qvc2VyaWVz) THE IMMORTAL HULK (https://www.marvel.com/comics/series/24278/immortal_hulk_2018_-_present) Greg Also discusses his adventures with his BATMAN: ELSEWORLDS...

Duration:01:27:59

093: "The True Art"

8/4/2020
In this episode, Greg and Leon discuss the following comics: JACK KIRBY: THE EPIC LIFE OF THE KING OF COMICS (https://www.penguinrandomhouse.com/books/608042/jack-kirby-by-tom-scioli/) THE CABINET OF DR CALIGARI (https://www.comixology.com/The-Cabinet-of-Doctor-Caligari/comics-series/94634?ref=cHVibGlzaGVyL3ZpZXcvZGVza3RvcC9saXN0L3Nlcmllc0xpc3Q) HEDRA (https://imagecomics.com/comics/releases/hedra-one-shot) LOST SOLDIERS #1 (https://imagecomics.com/comics/releases/lost-soldiers-1-of-5) Send...

Duration:01:35:39

092: Watching The Watchmen Part 3- "WATCHMEN The HBO Series"

7/21/2020
In this episode, Greg, Leon and Rahul are once again joined by special guest Anthony Askew (https://www.acecomicals.com/guests/anthonyaskew) for the final conversation in our WATCHMEN (https://www.dccomics.com/graphic-novels/watchmen-1986/watchmen) series, this time focusing on the 2019 WATCHMEN TV SERIES (https://www.hbo.com/watchmen). *WARNING: * We go straight into a full detailed, sweeping discussion of all elements of this television show so there are humongous spoilers abound! ​ ​ Send...

Duration:02:40:13

091: "A Thermodynamic Miracle"

7/8/2020
In this episode, Greg, Leon and Rahul discuss the following comics: THAT TEXAS BLOOD #1 (https://imagecomics.com/comics/releases/that-texas-blood-1) PULP (https://imagecomics.com/comics/releases/pulp-ogn) GHETTO BROTHER: WARRIOR TO PEACEMAKER (https://www.nbmpub.com/comicslit/ghetto_brothers/ghettohome.html) BLACK HISTORY IN ITS OWN WORDS (https://imagecomics.com/comics/releases/black-history-in-its-own-words-hc) Notes: "Flyin Cut Sleeves"...

Duration:01:25:00

090: "The Radioactive Glow Of It All"

6/23/2020
In this episode, Greg, Leon and Rahul discuss the following comics: SUPERMAN SMASHES THE KLAN (https://www.dccomics.com/graphic-novels/superman-smashes-the-klan-periodical-2019/superman-smashes-the-klan) SPACE-MULLET (https://www.darkhorse.com/Books/28-556/Space-Mullet-One-Gamble-at-a-Time-TPB) Web Comic available here! (http://www.space-mullet.com/) CULT CLASSIC: CREATURE FEATURE (https://www.previewsworld.com/Catalog/AUG192339) WYND #1...

Duration:01:21:21

089: "TRUCKING-HELL!"

6/12/2020
HEADS UP! this episode was originally recorded on 31/05/2020. Us guys here at Ace Comicals believe that everyone should have a voice and everyone should be included and treated equally regardless of race, colour, religion, gender or sexual orientation. It’s in our motto, yes in the wording it is comics centric but we do stand for these values whether we are talking about freedom of expression in comics or in the world in general. Now more than ever we take a stand for this. We stand and are...

Duration:01:18:02

Black Lives Matter

6/2/2020
Useful links and resources mentioned in out statement: Black Lives Matter links (https://blmsites.carrd.co/) Educate Yourself: Books (https://www.bustle.com/p/10-books-about-race-to-read-instead-of-asking-a-person-of-color-to-explain-things-to-you-8548796) Split a donation between 40 different bail funds (https://secure.actblue.com/donate/bail_funds_george_floyd) More Ways To Educate Yourself: A Twitter thread of Black documentaries (https://twitter.com/FILMSHAWTY/status/1266029625626497031)...

Duration:00:02:12

088: "Batman: The Long Halloween"

5/19/2020
In this episode, Greg, Leon and Rahul are joined by special guests Nigel (https://www.acecomicals.com/guests/nigeltwumasi) and Tazziii (https://www.acecomicals.com/guests/tazziii) of the Mayamada Story X Story Podcast (https://mayamada.com/storyxstory/) to discuss BATMAN: THE LONG HALLOWEEN (https://www.dccomics.com/graphic-novels/batman-the-long-halloween-1996/batman-the-long-halloween). Diving into the seminal 13 issue limited series this discussion centres on it's influence and impact on...

Duration:01:39:30

087: Watching The Watchmen Part 2- "Development 9th Circle Of Hell"

5/5/2020
In this episode, Greg, Leon and Rahul are once again joined by special guest Anthony Askew (https://www.acecomicals.com/guests/anthonyaskew) for another conversation in our WATCHMEN (https://www.dccomics.com/graphic-novels/watchmen-1986/watchmen) series, this time focusing on the 2009 WATCHMEN MOVIE (https://www.warnerbros.com/movies/watchmen/) and the 2012 BEFORE WATCHMEN (https://www.dccomics.com/blog/2019/04/18/before-watchmen-graphic-novels) Comics. We discuss the production history,...

Duration:02:16:05

086: "I Don't Care About This Dog, But This Dog Is Amazing"

4/21/2020
In this episode, Greg, Leon and Rahul discuss the following comics: THE 7 DEADLY SINS (https://tkopresents.com/products/7-deadly-sins) QUARANTINE COMIX #2-3 (https://www.quarantinecomix.com/) FINGER GUNS #1-2 (https://store.vaultcomics.com/products/finger-guns-glitter) THE NEW MUTANTS (VOL 1) (https://www.marvel.com/comics/series/2055/new_mutants_1983_-_1991) MONEY SHOT #1-2 (https://www.previewsworld.com/Catalog/AUG192340) PAREIDOLIA (https://gumroad.com/val_halvorson) Also: Ace Comicals...

Duration:01:14:50

085: "Bonus Round Baby!"

4/7/2020
In this episode, Greg and Leon discuss the following comics: FAX FROM SARAJEVO (https://www.darkhorse.com/Books/3005-003/Fax-From-Sarajevo-TPB-New-Edition) QUARANTINE COMIX #1 (https://www.quarantinecomix.com/) BATMAN THE ADVENTURES CONTINUE #1 (https://www.dccomics.com/comics/batman-the-adventures-continue-2020/batman-the-adventures-continue-1) NO ONE'S ROSE #1 (https://www.previewsworld.com/Catalog/JAN202082) MIRKA ANDOLFO'S MERCY #1...

Duration:01:09:07

084: "Radical To The Last Page"

3/31/2020
We love comics and if you are listening so do you. We want to give you guys something positive, a cosmic ray of light in these tough times! We might all be locked in our homes, our local comic shops may be shuttered, but there are still tons of ways to read and enjoy comics! In this episode, Greg, Leon and Rahul discuss the following comics: KING OF NOWHERE #1 (https://www.boom-studios.com/archives/w-maxwell-prince-and-tyler-jenkins-announce-new-original-series-king-of-nowhere/) DECORUM #1...

Duration:01:44:21