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022: “On Paper Doesn’t It Sound Terrible?”
Nov 15 • 94 min
In this episode, Greg, Leon and Rahul discuss: Dimension hopping adventure! The second time the Ghostbusters and the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles have come together in one comic "TMNT Ghostbusters II". Supernatural crisis catastrophe by Wes Craig, Toby…
021: “The All Hallows Eve-isode”
Oct 30 • 69 min
In this episode, Greg and Leon discuss: Satanic Panic era occult horror in Roberto Aguirre-Sacasa and Robert Hack's fantastic "Chilling Adventures Of Sabrina, Vol.1 : The Crucible". The love letter to the Hammer Horror movies of old, a story with heart…
020: “Universe-Ending Bad”
Oct 11 • 64 min
In this episode, Greg Leon and Rahul discuss: Kicking butt and taking heads with "Head Lopper Vol. 1: The Island or A Plague Of Beasts". Tom King, Gabriel Hernandez Walta, and Jordie Bellaire's Vision Vol. 1: Little Worse Than A Man Sean Murphy and Matt…
019: “Admins Of S.H.I.E.L.D”
Sep 27 • 81 min
In this episode, Greg and Leon discuss: Wonderfully executed post apocalyptic fantasy in "The Realm" The psychadelic and supernatural "Retcon" The swords and sorcery of Gail Simone and Aaron Lopresti's "Wonder Woman/ Conan".. A nightmarish vision of The…
018: “The Real Lemon In The Eye”
Sep 13 • 57 min
In this episode, Greg and Rahul discuss: Garth Ennis' surreal military tale "Dastardly and Muttley". The sword swinging, spell flinging, card cheating, "Scales And Scoundrels". cullinary experiments with monstrous ingredients in "Delicious in Dungeon".…
017: “Trawling IKEA For Solutions”
Sep 6 • 93 min
In this episode, Greg and Rahul discuss: The fantastic second offering of "Generation Gone". The finale of "TMNT: Dimension X". "Batman: Dark Knight, Dark City".. The ever awesome "Winnebago Graveyard".. The wonderfully written love letter to 70s/80s…
016: “Post Apocalyptic Comicocracy”
Aug 23 • 100 min
In this episode, Greg and Leon discuss: The awesome "Batman: The War Of Jokes And Riddles". The fun Sci-Fi action of TMNT: Dimension X. Mike Allred's super trippy and super radical "Madman".. Scott Snyder and Greg Capullo's masterful Dark Knights: Metal..…
015: “Onomatopoeia Porn”
Aug 9 • 52 min
In this episode, Leon and Rahul discuss: The recent #MakeMineMilkshake Twitter hashtag. The gory/disgusting/hilarious/clever puzzle-box story "Demon". Consciousness-swapping thriller "Spiritus". Bill Willingham's new series "Lark's Killer". Gail Simone's…
014: “Rambling Without Signposts”
Jul 26 • 80 min
Jam-packed and over-sized! In this episode: We talk Eisner Awards, and a little San Diego Comic Con. Greg Gives us his impressions of Groo: Play Of The Gods #1, Kill The Minotaur #2 and Curse Words #6. Rahul gives us a talk on the brilliant Demon and is a…
013: ACP Spiderman: Reign (2006-2007)
Jul 12 • 61 min
Ace Comicals Presents Kaare Andrews' Spiderman: Reign Greg, Rahul and Leon get to grips with what works and what doesn't with the 2006-2007 Spiderman story! Spiderman: Reign is a small window into a dark future where we find Peter Parker who in his…
012: “His House Is Totally Made Of Bear Pelts”
Jun 28 • 70 min
The three of us are back. A full team! In this Episode: Greg goes Psychedelic with weird Grind-house Sci-Fi book Space Riders: Galaxy Of Brutality and goes on tour with the Wyld Stallyns!! in Bill And Ted Save The Universe. Greg and Leon join the War on…
011: ACP Superman: Secret Identity (2004)
Jun 14 • 61 min
Ace Comicals Presents Kurt Busiek and Stuart Immonen's Superman: Secret Identity Greg and Rahul team up in Leon's absence to discuss the amazing four issue mini series from 2004! Superman: Secret Identity is the uplifting tale of a boy called Clark Kent…
010: “This Is Fast Becoming The Image Cast”
May 31 • 69 min
Rahul is missing, somewhere deep in Puzzlewood Forest, So its up to Leon and Greg to hold the fort! Its all coming up Image right now and this time we have some crossover! This episode: Greg gets all techo-espionage conspiratorial with Samaritan Veritas.…
009: ACP Aliens (“Salvation” and “Dead Orbit”)
May 17 • 53 min
In Anticipation of the latest cinematic entry in the Alien franchise, we read two offerings of the comic variety both old and new. we get to grips with the Mike Mignoa and Dave Gibbons 1993 tale Aliens: Salvation and James Stokoe's Aliens: Dead Orbit #1,…
008: Free Comic Book Day 2017!
May 14 • 59 min
It was Free Comic Book Day, Greg traveled down to London to hang out with Rahul and Leon. We visited some comic shops to see what kinds of things were going on and took in an awesome art exhibition called The Art Of The Brick: DC Super Heroes. We talk…
007: “Mutant Without A Cause”
May 3 • 66 min
This episode: Greg has discovered his wildest fever dream in comic form, Namwolf! Takes a trip to a vampire run BBQ joint in Texas with Redneck, and discovers 'Cantik', music without the help of gods in Godshaper. Leon has been correcting time paradoxes…
006: ACP Old Man Logan (2008-2009)
Apr 19 • 69 min
Ace Comicals Episode 006, SNIKT! Ace Comicals Presents Old Man Logan! We got excited by the recently released Logan movie and decided to visit the book that inspired it, the original 8 issue run of Old Man Logan! This story ran from 2008 to 2009 through…
005: “Load Bearing Stack”
Apr 5 • 70 min
Welcome to episode 005! This episode: Greg gets buried alive in an avalanche of comics including Underwinter, God Country, and Ghostbusters 101! Leon has been digging through some recent IDW stuff, namely Locke & Key - Small World and Darkness Visible!…
004: ACP Power Man and Iron Fist (2016) Vol. 1
Mar 22 • 51 min
Ace Comicals Episode 004! SWEET CHRISTMAS! It’s Power Man and Iron Fist! Ace Comicals Presents the David F. Walker and Sanford Greene Power Man and Iron Fist comics! We thought we would read and review the first collected volume of this humour-charged run…
003: “Too Lit for the Real World”
Mar 8 • 71 min
Welcome to episode 003! This is the first of what we have dubbed the "talky" episodes where we discuss freely our current reads, new discoveries, and general thoughts and feelings regarding the medium. And what a wild ride it is! This episode: Greg takes…
002: ACP Black Panther (2016) Vol.1
Feb 22 • 55 min
Episode 002! Ace Comicals Presents the current Ta-Nehisi Coates & Brian Stelfreeze Black Panther run! We decided we would discuss and review the first collected volume of this run "A Nation Under Our Feet - Book 1". This volume collects issues 1-4 of the…
001: How To Get Into Comics
Feb 8 • 64 min
Welcome to Ace Comicals this is the first show of 2017, Episode 001! We decided, to kick off the Ace Comicals 2017 Reboot, we would do a show where we talk about how comics work and how we got into it! We wanted to present a gentle introduction for people…