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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.
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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.

    079: “Back In The Sweet Place”

    079: “Back In The Sweet Place”

    In this episode Greg, Rahul and Marv find themselves in the sweet place...



    ThEy ReAd IcE CrEaM MaN AnD nOw ThEy aRe HeRe.. EaSy PeAsY LiCkEtY SpLiT...


    This is a spoiler filled deep dive into all 4 available volumes (16 issues) of Image Comics existential horror-misery anthology series: ICE CREAM MAN


    Enjoy the sundae... EsPeCiAlLy ThE bUgS


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    • 1 hr 48 min
    078: "Basically Christmas"

    078: "Basically Christmas"

    MERRY CHRISTMAS! A retrospective end of year episode! In festive wind down fashion, Greg, Leon and Rahul look back on their year of comics and the things that defined comics for them in 2019! They also each turned up with a list compiled of books reviewed in previous episodes and give us their top comics of 2019! Featuring:



    Assassin Nation
    Count Crowley: Reluctant Monster Hunter
    Basketful of Heads
    The Plot
    BTTM FDRS
    Everything
    Crowded
    Murder Falcon
    The Batman’s Grave
    Resonant
    CLUE: Candlestick
    I Moved to Los Angeles to Work in Animation
    Waves
    These Savage Shores
    Die #1
    When I Arrived at the Castle


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    077: "Crowded: Volume One"

    077: "Crowded: Volume One"

    In this episode, Rahul and Leon discuss Rian Johnson's latest whodunit murder mystery 'KNIVES OUT', ZA/UM's critically acclaimed videogame DISCO ELYSIUM and check in with HBO's 'WATCHMEN' before deep-diving into a SPOILER-FILLED discussion of:



    CROWDED: VOLUME 1


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    076: "Thanksgiving for Ghosts"

    076: "Thanksgiving for Ghosts"

    In the pre-comics preamble Leon tells us what he got up to in his recent time off. The gang then discuss the new 'Watchmen' HBO TV series, Disney+ and its new show 'The Mandalorian', Leon reviews 'Teen Titans Go to the Movies' and then gives us his take on the recent 'Joker' movie.


    There is also some spoiler free chat about the recently released Pokemon Sword and Shield


    After this, Greg, Leon and Rahul discuss the following comics:



    The Dollhouse Family #1
    Locke and Key: Dog Days #1
    Punisher Soviet


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    • 1 hr 45 min
    075: "Belated Happy Halloween"

    075: "Belated Happy Halloween"

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



    Anya’s Ghost
    Tales from the Dark Multiverse: The Death of Superman #1
    Count Crowley: Reluctant Monster Hunter #1
    Basketful of Heads #1


    Notes:
    The song Greg mentions in conversation about Tales from the Dark Multiverse: The Death of Superman #1, Superman's Song By The Crash Test Dummies.


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    • 1 hr 22 min
    074: "The Legacy Of Apex Lex"

    074: "The Legacy Of Apex Lex"

    In this episode, Greg, Rahul and special guest Marv discuss the following comics:



    The Joker: Year Of The Villain #1
    The Mask: I Pledge Allegiance to the Mask #1
    Tales From The Dark Multiverse: Knightfall #1
    Everything #2
    We Check back in with Resonant
    The Batman’s Grave #1


    There is also some relatively spoiler free discussion at the beginning of the show surrounding our views on the recent Joker movie.
    If you haven't seen it and want to remain spoiler free skip to the 15m38s Mark


    Notes:


    The Official Dark Knights Metal Soundtrack That Greg mentions. Featuring music by Chino Moreno, Brann Dailor and Jerry Cantrell.


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    • 1 hr 52 min

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