About the Show
Every two weeks your host Greg and his co-hosts Leon and Rahul will bring you their thoughts on all things comic book related.
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.
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Episodes and Blog Entries
018: "The Real Lemon In The Eye"
September 13th, 2017
57 mins 30 secs
amelia earhart, captain phasma, comic books, comics, dastardly and muttley, dc, dc comics, delicious in dungeon, dick dastardly, dungeons and dragons, elsewhere, garth ennis, idw, idw publishing, image, image comics, journey to star wars: the last jedi, marvel, marvel comics, ncbd, new comics day, scales and scoundrels, star wars, star wars: the last jedi, the last jedi
Greg and Rahul enter a warped zone of weird cartoon slapstick, alternate dimensions, fun fantasy adventures, space opera in chrome, and the nutritional
value of mythical creatures In our 18th episode featuring: Dastardly and Muttley #1, Scales And Scoundrels #1, Delicious in Dungeon, Captain Phasma #1, and Elsewhere!
017: "Trawling IKEA For Solutions"
September 6th, 2017
1 hr 33 mins
batman, batman: dark knight, boom! studios, comics, dark city, dark knights: metal, dc, dc comics, dead of winter, generation gone, ghostbusters, ghostbusters 101, idw publishing, image comics, marvel, marvel comics, mech cadet yu, new comic book day, shirtless bear fighter, tmnt dimension x, war on bearror, winnebago graveyard, x-men
Leon is trapped in The Danger Room in the X-Men's Westchester Mansion, leaving Greg and Rahul to discuss: Generation Gone #2, TMNT Dimension X, Batman: Dark Knight, Dark City, Winnebago Graveyard #3, Mech Cadet Yu #1, Dead of Winter #1, Shirtless Bear Fighter #3, and Ghostbusters 101 #6 alongside a whole stack of other stuff!
016: "Post Apocalyptic Comicocracy"
August 23rd, 2017
1 hr 40 mins
atomic comics, batman, batman: the war of jokes and riddles, brendon small, brendon small's galaktikon, comic books, comics, dark knights metal, dc comics, dimension x, genius: cartel, greg capullo, idw publishing, image comics, madman, marvel comics, mike allred, mister miracle, mitch gerads, redlands, scott snyder, teenage mutant ninja turtles, the joker, the riddler, tmnt, tmnt: dimension x, tom king
Upon his return Greg finds a post apocalyptic comicocracy. Where sanity and peace once reigned now there is only "The Stack"... A bumper episode where Greg and Leon discuss Dark Knights Metal, Mister Miracle, Genius: Cartel, Brendon Small's Galaktikon and Redlands! We also talk a little about TMNT: Dimension X, Mike Allred's Madman and the recent War Of Jokes And Riddles Batman arc. All this and more!
015: "Onomatopoeia Porn"
August 9th, 2017
52 mins 42 secs
#makeminemilkshake, comics, crosswind, demon, fables, lark's killer, locke and key, ms. marvel, secret weapons, spiritus, y: the last man
We are sailing blind without our captain! Leon and Rahul take the helm and steer the good ship Ace Comicals towards belaboured metaphor island, where we talk about #MakeMineMilkshake, Jason Shiga's Demon, Spiritus, Lark's Killer, Crosswind, Secret Weapons and more!
014: "Rambling Without Signposts"
July 26th, 2017
1 hr 20 mins
batgirl, centipede, clue, comic books, comics, curse words, dark horse, dark horse comics, dc, dc comics, demon, dynamite, dynamite comics, eisner awards, generation gone, groo: play of the gods, idw, idw publishing, image comics, jason shiga, kill the minotaur, marvel, marvel comics, ms. marvel, new comic book day, san diego comic con, secret weapons, shirtless bear fighter, valiant, valiant entertainment, war on bearror, winnebago graveyard, wonder woman
An over-sized edition of Ace Comicals! we talk Eisner Awards, some San Diego Comic Con, and our recent reads including: Demon, Shirtless Bear Fighter, Winnebago Graveyard, centipede, Secret Weapons, Clue, Ms. Marvel, Curse Words, Batgirl, Wonder Woman, Generation Gone, Groo: Play Of The Gods and Kill The Minotaur!
013: ACP Spiderman: Reign (2006-2007)
July 12th, 2017
1 hr 1 min
comicbooks, comics, frank miller, homecoming, klaus janson, marvel, marvel comics, peter parker, spider-man, spider-man: homecoming, spiderman, spiderman: reign, the dark knight returns
Ace Comicals Presents: Spiderman: Reign (2006-2007) The guys discuss and dissect Kaare Andrews' dark, gritty, four part glimpse into the Web-Slinger's future!
012: "His House Is Totally Made Of Bear Pelts"
June 28th, 2017
1 hr 10 mins
adam kubert, alexis ziritt, alison sampson, bachan, bill & ted, bill and ted, bill and ted save the universe, black mask studios, boom! studios, brian joines, cat staggs, chip zdarsky, comic books, comics, crosswind and victor lavalle's destroyer, dc, dc comics, dietrich smith, fabian rangel jr, gail simone, image, image comics, jody leheup, marvel, marvel comics, mike spicer, nil vendrell, peter parker: the spectacular spider-man, sebastian girner, shirtless bear fighter, space riders, space riders: galaxy of brutality, spiderman, steve niles, the war on bearror, victor lavalle, winnebago graveyard
The three of us are reunited once more! In the discussion stack this time we have Space Riders: Galaxy Of Brutality, Shirtless Bear Fighter, Bill And Ted Save The Universe, Peter Parker: The Spectacular Spider-man, Winnebago Graveyard,Crosswind and Victor LaValle's Destroyer!
011: ACP Superman: Secret Identity (2004)
June 14th, 2017
1 hr 1 min
action comics, comic books, comics, dc, dc comics, kurt busiek, stuart immonen, superman, superman: secret identity
Ace Comicals Presents- Superman: Secret Identity (2004)
Greg and Rahul talk about Kurt Busiek and Stuart Immonen's uplifting, self contained, Superman tale!
010: "This Is Fast Becoming The Image Cast"
May 31st, 2017
1 hr 9 mins
boom! studios, comics, comics books, curse words, godshaper, image, image comics, new comic day!, rose, samaritan veritas, underwinter, victor lavalle's destroyer
Greg and Leon hold the fort with Rahul missing in Puzzlewood Forest! We talk Samaritan Veritas, Victor LaValle's Destroyer, Underwinter, Godshaper, Curse Words and Rose!
009: ACP Aliens ("Salvation" and "Dead Orbit")
May 17th, 2017
53 mins 25 secs
alien, aliens, aliens: covenant, comic books, comics, dark horse comics, h.r. giger, james stokoe, mike mignola, ridley scott, xenomorph
It's an Aliens Double Feature! We take a look at the Dave Gibbons and Mike Mignola Aliens: Salvation as well as Issue 1 of James Stokoe's Aliens Dead Orbit.
008: Free Comic Book Day 2017!
May 14th, 2017
59 mins 54 secs
2000ad, archie comics, art of the brick, art of the brick dc superheroes, bad machinery, betty & veronica, bongo comics free for all, comic books, comics, dc, fcbd, fcbd17, free comic book day, hostage, i hate image, idw, image comics, judge dredd, justice league, lady mechanika, marvel, oni press, teenage mutant ninja turtles, tmnt, tmnt: prelude to dimension x
Free Comic Book Day! we spent the day in London and of course we got some free comics! We talk about our adventures in Lego-art and bad movies and our picks from the FCBD pile!
007: "Mutant Without A Cause"
May 3rd, 2017
1 hr 6 mins
albatross funnybooks, boom! studios, comic books, comics, dc comics, free comic book day, godshaper, idw, image comics, kobane calling, marvel, namwolf, rat queens, redneck, the infinite loop, they’re not like us, zero calcare, zerocalcare
Fever dreams, time loops, Blood-beer and sober truth. We talk Namwolf, Redneck, Godshaper, The Infinite Loop, Rat Queens, They’re Not Like Us and Kobane Calling!
006: ACP Old Man Logan (2008-2009)
April 19th, 2017
1 hr 9 mins
comic books, comics, logan, marvel, marvel comics, weapon x, wolverine, x-men
Ace Comicals Presents: Old Man Logan
Nhilism, violence, farming and pacifisim! It's time to talk Old Man Logan!
005: "Load Bearing Stack"
April 5th, 2017
1 hr 10 mins
darkness visible, ghostbusters 101, god country, good night world, hayao miyazaki, highlander, highlander american dream, idw, image comics, kamala khan, locke & key- small world, manga, marvel comics, ms. marvel, orphan black, spirited away, studio ghibli, underwinter, x-files, x-files deviations 2017
Rahul returns! The guys discuss their top picks and current good reads including: God Country, Underwinter, the Spirited Away Film Comics, Ghostbusters 101, Locke & Key- Small World, Darkness Visible, Ms. Marvel (Kamala Khan) and Good Night World.
004: ACP Power Man and Iron Fist (2016) Vol. 1
March 22nd, 2017
51 mins 30 secs
comic books, comics, danny rand, heroess for hire, iron fist, luke cage, marvel, marvel comics, power man, power man and iron fist
Ace Comicals Presents: Power Man and Iron Fist (2016) Vol. 1
We talk about the David F. Walker and Sanford Greene Power Man and Iron Fist comics!