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We 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. Welcome, dear listeners, to ACE COMICALS

We 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. Welcome, dear listeners, to ACE COMICALS
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We 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. Welcome, dear listeners, to ACE COMICALS

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Episodes

060: "Jokers Wild"

4/16/2019
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In this episode, Greg and Leon discuss the following comics: We were given an advance copy of These Savage Shores #4 (https://www.previewsworld.com/Catalog/NOV182084) and Greg gives his spoiler free impressions! This comic will be available on 01/05/2019 Published by Vault Comics (https://vaultcomics.com) Ghostbusters 35th Anniversary: Ghostbusters #1 (https://www.idwpublishing.com/product/ghostbusters-35th-anniversary-ghostbusters/) Ghostbusters 35th Anniversary: Real Ghostbusters #1...

Duration:01:52:58

059: "On Leather Wings"

4/2/2019
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In this episode, Greg and Leon discuss the following: 80 years of Batman! Long Live The Bat! (https://www.dccomics.com/blog/2019/03/07/long-live-the-bat-dc-commemorates-80-years-of-batman-with-worldwide-fan-celebration) Detective Comics #1000 (https://www.dccomics.com/comics/detective-comics-2016/detective-comics-1000) The Sheriff of Babylon (https://www.dccomics.com/comics/the-sheriff-of-babylon-2015/the-sheriff-of-babylon-1) Sabrina The Teenage Witch #1...

Duration:01:35:21

058: "Troma-d And Scanners-ed"

3/19/2019
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In this episode, Greg, Leon and Rahul discuss the following comics: Ronin Island #1 (https://www.boom-studios.com/2019/02/07/ronin-island-1-first-look/) Morning in America #1 (https://onipress.com/products/morning-in-america-1?variant=20344424562799) Die #3 (https://imagecomics.com/comics/releases/die-3)-#4 (https://imagecomics.com/comics/releases/die-4) Astro Hustle #1 (https://www.darkhorse.com/Comics/3005-189/Astro-Hustle-1#prettyPhoto) Umbrella Academy: Dallas...

Duration:02:04:27

057: "Thanos Kilmister"

3/5/2019
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In this episode, Greg and Leon discuss the following comics: Sharkey The Bounty Hunter #1 (https://imagecomics.com/comics/releases/sharkey-the-bounty-hunter-1-of-6) Umbrella Academy - Apocalypse Suite (https://www.darkhorse.com/Books/14-488/The-Umbrella-Academy-Apocalypse-Suite-TPB) Life Is Strange (https://titan-comics.com/news/titan-comics-and-square-enix-announce-life-is-stra/) - #3 (https://titan-comics.com/c/1401-life-is-strange/) & #4 (https://titan-comics.com/c/1402-life-is-strange/)...

Duration:01:45:04

056: "Basketballception"

2/19/2019
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In this episode Greg and Rahul discuss the following comics: Marvels Annotated (2019) #1 (https://comicstore.marvel.com/Marvels-Annotated-2019-1-of-4/digital-comic/50611) The Avant Guards #1 (https://www.boom-studios.com/series/avant-guards/) Hit-Girl Season Two #1 (https://imagecomics.com/comics/releases/hit-girl-season-two-1) Savage Sword Of Conan (2019-) #1 (https://comicstore.marvel.com/Savage-Sword-Of-Conan-2019-1/digital-comic/50613?r=1) Send any questions or feedback to...

Duration:01:28:55

055: "Redhead Murder Teens"

2/5/2019
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In this episode, Greg, Leon and Rahul discuss the following comics: Uncanny X-Men 3D (2019) #1 (https://www.marvel.com/comics/issue/75329/uncanny_x-men_3d_2019_1) Blossoms 666 #1 (https://store.archiecomics.com/products/blossoms-666-issue-1) Journey Into Unknown Worlds #1 (https://www.marvel.com/comics/issue/74835/journey_into_unknown_worlds_2019_1) Crypt Of Shadows #1 (https://www.marvel.com/comics/issue/74834/crypt_of_shadows_2019_1) Buffy The Vampire Slayer #1...

Duration:01:57:56

054: "Pick Your Polyhedral Poison"

1/22/2019
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In this episode, Greg, Leon and Rahul discuss the following comics: These Savage Shores #1-2 (https://vaultcomics.com/comic/these-savage-shores/) We were also given an advance copy of These Savage Shores #3 (https://vaultcomics.com/comic/these-savage-shores/) to pore over and review for your listening pleasure, which will be available on 06/02/2018 Published by Vault Comics (https://vaultcomics.com) Life is Strange #1-2 (https://titan-comics.com/c/1399-life-is-strange/) The Spider King:...

Duration:01:43:49

053: "What Is Best In Life?"

1/8/2019
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In this episode, Greg, Leon and Rahul discuss the following comics: Conan The Barbarian #1 (https://comicstore.marvel.com/Conan-The-Barbarian-2019-1/digital-comic/50327) Die #1 (https://imagecomics.com/comics/releases/die-1) Wolverine: The Long Night #1 (https://comicstore.marvel.com/Wolverine-The-Long-Night-Adaptation-2019-1-of-5/digital-comic/50359) Deathbed (https://www.vertigocomics.com/comics/deathbed-2018/deathbed-1) Dodge City (http://www.boom-studios.com/series/dodge-city/) We...

Duration:01:33:39

052: "Christmas With Ace Comicals"

12/24/2018
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In this episode, Greg and Leon are joined by Marvyn to rouse your christmas spirit by discussing the following seasonal comics: The Merry X-Men Holiday Special (2018) #1 (https://comicstore.marvel.com/Merry-X-Men-Holiday-Special-2018-1/digital-comic/50008) The DC Nuclear Winter Special #1 (https://www.dccomics.com/comics/dc-holiday-specials-2007/dc-nuclear-winter-special-1) The Hellboy Winter Special 2018 (https://www.darkhorse.com/Comics/3004-007/Hellboy-Winter-Special-2018) Send any...

Duration:01:02:59

051: "Interdimensional Arachnids"

12/18/2018
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A special episode in which, Greg (https://twitter.com/battou), Leon (https://twitter.com/LeonEverett) and Rahul (https://twitter.com/moonkeh) "Spider-Man: Into The Spider-Verse" (http://www.intothespiderverse.movie/). They were joined by special guest Marvyn Lafayette (https://twitter.com/MarvynLafayette) We spend some time talking about: The highly anticipated, recently released, Super Smash Bros. Ultimate (https://www.smashbros.com/en_US/) Our spoiler-free thoughts on Spider-Man: Into The...

Duration:02:28:01

050: "Placing Bets In Candy"

12/4/2018
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In this episode, Greg and Rahul discuss the upcoming Super Smash Bros. Ultimate (https://www.smashbros.com/en_GB/) game, the upcoming Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse (http://www.intothespiderverse.movie/) movie, and the following comics: Middlewest #1 (https://imagecomics.com/comics/releases/middlewest-1) American Carnage #1 (https://www.dccomics.com/comics/american-carnage-2018/american-carnage-1) DC Nuclear Winter Special #1...

Duration:01:42:06

049: "Is It Spirit? Is It Sludge? I Don't Know But Its Cool!"

11/20/2018
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Before the introduction of this episode, we take a moment to pay tribute to the late, great Stan Lee. There is discussion around his contribution to comics, his legacy and what he meant to us as comics fans. There is a short amount of silence following this before the episode begins. In this episode, Greg, Leon and Rahul discuss the following comics: Murder Falcon #2 (https://imagecomics.com/comics/releases/murder-falcon-2) Grafity's Wall (https://unbound.com/books/grafitys-wall/) Bitter...

Duration:01:40:28

048: "Spare Me The Dramas Of A Teenage Witch"

11/7/2018
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A special episode in which, Greg (https://twitter.com/battou), Leon (https://twitter.com/LeonEverett) and Rahul (https://twitter.com/moonkeh) sign their names in the book of the beast to talk about Netflix's The Chilling Adventures of Sabrina (https://www.netflix.com/gb/title/80223989). They were joined by special guest Vicki Madden (https://twitter.com/vickimmadden), a PhD scholar at The University of Edinburgh specialising in American gothic fiction, bringing her expertise and unique...

Duration:02:40:12

047: "AFTERLIFE COMICALS"

10/30/2018
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Happy Halloween!! In this episode, The Loft Dweller Discusses: Lovecraft: The Myth of Cthulhu (http://www.idwpublishing.com/product/lovecraft-the-myth-of-cthulhu/) Godzilla in Hell (http://www.idwpublishing.com/product/godzilla-in-hell/) Ghostbusters: Get Real (http://www.idwpublishing.com/product/ghostbusters-get-real/) You can find The Loft Dweller's Afterlife Comicals (https://open.spotify.com/playlist/1LWycNhJrncATFgDtie5Re) Playlist on Spotify Here...

Duration:00:27:39

046: "Deafening Cacophony Of Guitars"

10/23/2018
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In this episode, Greg, Leon and Rahul discuss the following comics and games! : DC Cursed Comics Cavalcade #1 (https://www.dccomics.com/comics/cursed-comics-cavalcade-2018/cursed-comics-cavalcade-1) In a call back to episode 045 (https://www.acecomicals.com/045) Leon gives his thoughts on one of Rahul's previous picks, Blackbird #1 (https://imagecomics.com/comics/releases/blackbird-1) What If? Ghost Rider (2018) #1...

Duration:01:41:46

045: "Netflix, BABONG Whiiirn"

10/9/2018
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In this episode, Greg and Rahul discuss the following comics: WHAT IF? SPIDER-MAN (2018) #1 (https://comicstore.marvel.com/What-If-Spider-Man-2018-1/digital-comic/49448) HEAT (https://www.peowstudio.com/) MYSTERY SCIENCE THEATER 3000 #1 (https://www.darkhorse.com/Comics/31-177/Mystery-Science-Theater-3000-1) I KILL GIANTS (https://imagecomics.com/comics/releases/i-kill-giants-fifth-anniversary-edition-tp) STRANGER THINGS #1 (https://www.darkhorse.com/Comics/3002-817/Stranger-Things-1)...

Duration:01:36:07

044: "Tales From Thought Bubble 2018"

9/25/2018
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In this episode, Greg, Leon and Rahul discuss their time at the awesome Thought Bubble Comic Con. (https://www.thoughtbubblefestival.com/calendar) Including their favourite panels, best moments, what they took away from the experience and of course, the stuff they bought! 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! If you like what we do please consider donating...

Duration:01:22:11

043: "Spider-Man's Pants"

9/11/2018
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In this episode, Greg and Rahul discuss the following: There's chatter and first impressions the beginning of the episode about The new Playstation 4 game Marvel's Spider-Man (https://www.playstation.com/en-us/games/marvels-spider-man-ps4/) - Silver Surfer Annual (2018) #1 (https://comicstore.marvel.com/Silver-Surfer-Annual-2018-1/digital-comic/49118) - Cover #1 (https://www.dccomics.com/comics/cover-2018/cover-1) - Batman: The Jiro Kuwata Batmanga...

Duration:01:25:34

042: "I Like One Third Of Neapolitan Ice Cream"

8/28/2018
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In this episode, Greg, Leon and Rahul discuss the following comics and games! : ICE CREAM MAN #6 (https://imagecomics.com/comics/releases/ice-cream-man-6) The awesome rogue-lite game HOLLOW KNIGHT (http://hollowknight.com/) You can watch friend of the cast AntAskew (https://www.twitch.tv/antaskew) Play Hollow Knight amongst other games on his twitch stream (https://www.twitch.tv/antaskew) and also his youtube channel (https://www.youtube.com/user/Tseng808/videos). BATMAN: KINGS OF FEAR #1...

Duration:01:36:09

041: "A Punk Spirit Fueled By Adrenaline And Stained With Beer"

8/14/2018
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In this episode, Greg, and Leon discuss: Greg's holiday Reading in the form of Alan Moore's Saga of the Swamp Thing (https://www.comixology.co.uk/Saga-of-the-Swamp-Thing-Book-One/digital-comic/50784) The welcome return of "The World's Greatest Comic Magazine" with Fantastic Four #1 (https://comicstore.marvel.com/Fantastic-Four-2018-1/digital-comic/48841) X-Men: Grand Design - Second Genesis #1 (https://comicstore.marvel.com/X-Men-Grand-Design-Second-Genesis-2018-1-of-2/digital-comic/48625)...

Duration:01:03:14