111 episodes

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
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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.

    109: "The House Always Wins"

    109: "The House Always Wins"

    In this episode, Greg and Leon discuss the following comics:



    THE SILVER COIN #1 review begins at 40m20s
    TWO MOONS #1-2 review begins at 1h00m8s


    There's also some light discussion at the beginning of the episode concerning:


    -TRUTH: RED, WHITE AND BLACK and it's connection to THE FALCON AND THE WINTER SOLDIER with spoilers for Episode 2



    THE RECENT RELEASES FROM TKO COMICS including news concerning the return of SCALES & SCOUNDRELS!


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    108: "SWING FOR THE FENCES"

    108: "SWING FOR THE FENCES"

    In this episode, Greg, Leon and Rahul discuss the following comics:



    BRZRKR #1 (Review Begins at 38m08s)
    ULTRAMEGA #1 (Review Begins at 50m49s)
    And advance review of the upcoming Tillie Walden collection from Avery Hill, ALONE IN SPACE this book is currently available for pre-order here! and set for release 10th June 2021 (UK) 6th July 2021 (US) (Review Begins at 1h09m04s)





    There is also some brief spoiler free discussion around our thoughts on the recent release of Zack Snyder's Justice League right at the beginning of this episode!


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    107: ACE COMICALS PRESENTS- BATMAN: KNIGHTFALL PART III

    107: ACE COMICALS PRESENTS- BATMAN: KNIGHTFALL PART III

    In this episode, Greg, Leon and Rahul are joined by special guest Marvyn For the third installment in our epic discussion and breakdown of BATMAN: KNIGHTFALL.
    The Bat is broken, Gotham is firmly in the venom enhanced iron grip of Bane. What comes after? A new deadlier Batman? Here we witness the birth of a darker more violent guardian of Gotham, a reckless zealot hell bent on exacting vengeance and justice...


    We cover:
    -Batman vol. 1 #498-500
    -Detective Comics vol. 1 #664-666
    -Showcase '93 #7-8
    -Batman: Shadow of the Bat #16-18


    This is the portion of the Knightfall epic known as “WHO RULES THE NIGHT”


    To fully explore what happens next beyond the breaking of Bruce Wayne we also return to the origin of the man who takes up the mantle, Jean-Paul Valley otherwise known as Azrael.
    We discuss his introduction to the DC Universe in Batman: Sword of Azrael #1-4


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    106: "GET IN THE COFFIN"

    106: "GET IN THE COFFIN"

    In this episode, Greg, Leon and Rahul discuss the following comics:



    ETERNALS (2021)#1-2
    TRANSFORMERS: BEAST WARS #1
    SNOW ANGELS #1
    HAHA #1


    Notes:


    David Kaye! The voice of Megatron in the original Beast Wars: Transformers television show, reads a portion of the new Beast Wars comic that we discuss here!


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    105: "TOMIE"

    105: "TOMIE"

    In this episode, Greg, Leon and Rahul are joined by guest Dr Vicki Madden, as they once again dive into the masterworks of Junji Ito!


    This time our discussion is centered specifically on his series, TOMIE. Beginning life in a Shōjo magazine in 1987 this comic won him the Kazuo Umezu award in 1989 and went on to spiral through 20 chapters and 9 film adaptations. TOMIE spans the first 13 years of Junji Ito's career and evolves with him! In this episode we dive deep into what makes this book so gripping and unique amongst the numerous other works of the horror master.


    NO USE ESCAPING...


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    • 2 hrs 14 min
    104: ACE COMICALS PRESENTS- BATMAN: KNIGHTFALL PART II

    104: ACE COMICALS PRESENTS- BATMAN: KNIGHTFALL PART II

    In this episode, Greg, Leon and Rahul are joined by special guest Marvyn For the second part of and epic discussion and breakdown of BATMAN: KNIGHTFALL.


    "ABANDON ALL HOPE YE WHO ENTER HERE"


    Pandemonium.
    All the demons of Arkham are loosed turning Gotham into the capital city of hell! Presiding over it all, Bane and his cabal like Satan and his peers.
    Batman’s real torment is just beginning... A torment designed to specifically and brutally break him. Mentally and physically. Not just to kill the Batman, no TO UTTERLY DESTROY HIM!


    We cover:
    Batman vol. 1 #491-497 and Detective Comics vol. 1 #659-664


    This is the portion of the Knightfall epic known as “BROKEN BAT” With this episode we aim to carry you all the way through this into the beginning of “WHO RULES THE NIGHT” which is the next part of the epic Knightfall story line.


    Our new intro theme is taken from a track called Bud Rott by Leicester band and friends of the show Beef D'reef you can buy their recently released EP High Steaks here!


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    • 2 hrs 13 min

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