Episode | May 16th, 2018 | 2 hrs 6 mins
abstract studios, aftershock comics, andy clarke, anthony bourdain, awkward, barrier, batman, batman white knight, batman: white knight, ben passmore, bengal, berlin, boom comics, boom studios, brave, brian k. vaughan, comic books, comics, crush, dan brown, dark horse, dark horse comics, daygloahole, dc comics, death or glory, donny cates, drawn and quarterly, duncan fegredo, fantas, fcbd, forbidden planet, francesco francavilla, free comic book day, free comics day, gosh comics, hachette book group, hungry ghosts, hungry ghosts #4, idw publishing, image comics, irene koh, james harren, jason lute, joel rose, john wick, jose villarrubia, karen berger, laura allred, marcos martin, marvel comics, mike allred, muntsa vicente, ncbd, new comic book day, new comics day, orbital comics, paul pope, relay, rick remender, sean murphy, silver sprocket, social media, strangers in paradise xxv, svetlana chmakova, terry moore, the internet, tmnt universe #21, yen press, zac thompson
Free Comic Book Day, cinema etiquette (again!) and the virtues of a rigorous queuing system. Greg, Leon and Rahul discuss their day in London and their favourite reads from the day's offerings, as well as other recent offerings.
Episode | April 18th, 2018 | 1 hr 24 mins
action comics #1000, aliens dust to dust #1, analog #1, batman, batman #44, batman #45, batman creature of the night #3, billionaire killers #1, boom studios, brenden fletcher, comic books, comics, curse words #13, data security, david o'sullivan, dawn hargy, daygloahole #1, dc comics, declan shalvey, diablo house #4, dogs, dominaria, domino, domino #1, fantasy, galaad, gerry duggan, ghibli, ghostbusters crossing over #2, hungry ghosts #4, hunt for wolverine #1, ice cream man #4, idw publishing, image comics, isola #1, john wick #2, jordie bellaire, karl kerschl, kick-ass #3, kyle higgins, laureline, level 5, lucy dreaming #1, lucy dreaming #2, magic the gathering, marvel comics, marvel infinity, max bemis, michael dialynas, mister miracle #8, msassyk, mtg, ncbd, new comic book day, new comics day, ni no kuni, owain davies, pugs, russia, scales and scoundrels #8, sebastian girner, skyward #1, social media, spider king #3, stephen mooney, studio ghibli, survival fetish #1, thanos, thanos annual #1, the cloud, the dead hand #1 and pug.nay.shus #1, the internet, tmnt universe #21, transformers lost light #17, usagi yojimbo #2, valerian, valerian and laureline, vinegar teeth #4, wolverine, x-men
Ghibli-esque fantasy and paranoid reflections of reality! Greg and Ray tackle: Isola #1, Analog #1, Scales And Scoundrels #8, Lucy Dreaming #1, The Dead Hand #1 and Pug.Nay.Shus #1!
Episode | April 4th, 2018 | 1 hr 24 mins
al ewing, amie brockway-metcalf, analog #1, batman, bertail, black mask, brad anderson, breathless #1, cavalier game studios, christopher hastings, comic books, comics, cryptozoic entertainment, cullen bunn, dark horse comics, dark knights, dc comics, dc dark nights: metal, dominique, donny cates, doomsday clock #4, dragon ball super, epic spell wars of the battle wizards: duel at m.t skullzfyre, fco plascencia, frazer irving, free comic book day, games, gary frank, geoff johns, geoff shaw, gilmore girls, greg capullo, guillermo del toro, harrow county, idw, idw publishing, image, image comics, infinity 8 #1, isola #1, jim campbell, jonathan glapion, justice league: no justice, katie cook, kieron gillen, lewis trondheim, magic the gathering, mara jayne carpenter, marvel comics, marvel two-in-one #5, mtg, ncbd, netflix, new comics day, oblivion song #2, olivier vatine, pat shand, phil smith, renzo rodriguez, riverdale, rob leigh, romance et macchabees, rorschach, scales & scoundrels #8, scott snyder, spider king #3, stan sakai, tequila works, thanos, the batman who laughs, the joker, the lion forge, the new age of heroes, the oscars, the sexy brutale, the shape of water, tyler crook, usagi yojimbo, usagi yojimbo: the hidden #1, wizards of the coast, zep
Cataclysmic conclusions and new beginnings! Greg and Leon talk about their recent reading this episode including: Doomsday Clock #4, Usagi Yojimbo: The Hidden #1, Breathless #1, Harrow County, DC Dark Nights: Metal, Infinity 8 #1, and the most recent ark of the Marvel Thanos solo comic "Thanos Wins".
Episode | January 10th, 2018 | 2 hrs 3 mins
abbot, archie, batman, batman and the signal, ben passmore, betty, black bolt, boom! studios, chilling adventures of sabrina, curse words, dc comics, dynamite comics, east of west, elsa charretier, exit stage left: snagglepuss chronicles, giant days, godshaper, gorogoa, grave diggers union, hit girl, hungry ghosts, ice cream man, image comics, infinity countdown, injustice 2, jonathan hickman, jughead, kick ass, lockjaw, lucy dreaming, marvel comics, mech cadet yu, mister miracle, namwolf, new year, new year's resolutions, nick dragotta, no.1 with a bullet, oblivion song, pierrickj colinet, redneck, riverdale, robert aguirre-sacasa, robert hack, scales and scoundrels, secret weapons, swamp thing winter special, the beautiful death, the infinite loop, the inhumans, the signal, the vision, twisted romance, veronica, victor lavalle’s destroyer, x-men grand design, your black friend
Welcome to our first show of 2018! We ring in the New Year by reflecting on our favourite comics of 2017, and the comics on the horizon that have us excited for 2018. Happy New Year, from the Ace Comicals crew!
Episode | December 24th, 2017 | 1 hr 19 mins
advent, batman, batman the animated series, boom! studios, bruce timm, christmas, comics, corpus monstrum, dan mora, dark horse comics, dc comics, december, father christmas, festive, gary gianni, grandfather frost, grant morrison, harley quinn, hellboy, holidays, horror, image comics, klaus, marvel comics, mike mignola, monster men, mr. freeze, ncbd, new comic book day, new comics day, new year, paul dini, poison ivy, saint nicholas, santa, santa claus, steve purcell, the joker, the monster men, toybox, winter
SEASONS GREETINGS! It's the 2017 Ace Comicals Holiday Special! The guys get into the holiday spirit with a list of seasonal reads for you to enjoy from Christmases past and present! including: the Hellboy Christmas Special (1997), the Hellboy Winter Special (2017),Klaus and the Crisis in Xmasville #1 and The Batman Adventures Holiday Special (1995).
Episode | December 13th, 2017 | 1 hr 30 mins
advent, archie comics, batman, batman annual #2 (2017), batman white knight, black bolt (2017) #1, chip zdarsky, christmas, comic books, comics, dc comics, demon vol.4, erica henderson, ghostbusters, ghostbusters tmnt 2, giovanni valleta, greg pak, horror, idw, idw publishing, image comics, inhumans, jack kirby, jack napier, jason shiga, john wick, john wick #1, jughead, jughead vol. 1, keanu reeves, marvel comics, ncbd, netflix, new comic book day, no. 1 with a bullet #2, podcast, privacy, riverdale, teenage mutant ninja turtles, the joker, tmnt, tom king
It's Not Christmas. But it's almost Christmas. But it's not Christmas... Yet. The guys discuss their recent reads from the run up to Christmas including: Batman Annual #2 (2017), Ghostbusters TMNT 2, Batman White Knight, Jughead Vol. 1, Black Bolt (2017) #1, No. 1 With a Bullet #2, John Wick #1 and Demon Vol.4.
Episode | November 29th, 2017 | 1 hr 37 mins
art spiegelman, batman, ben passmore, blank slate, dc comics, dc dark knights: the batman who laughs #1, dceu, deniz camp, doomsday clock #1, gary frank, geoff johns, idw publishing, image comics, justice league, kill the minotaur, marvel, marvel comics, maus, maxwell’s demons, mcu, minky woodcock – the girl who handcuffed houdini #1, nerdwriter, nerdwriter1, netflix, punisher: the platoon, the beautiful death #1, the punisher, titan comics, vault comics, vittorio astone, watchmen, your black friend
The Doomsday Clock has struck midnight and the guys have a stack of stories to talk about! Including: Doomsday Clock #1, Punisher: The Platoon #1-3, Kill The Minotaur, DC Dark Knights: The Batman Who Laughs #1, Minky Woodcock – The Girl Who Handcuffed Houdini #1, The Beautiful Death #1, Your Black Friend, Blank Slate, and Maxwell’s Demons #1.
Episode | November 15th, 2017 | 1 hr 34 mins
archie, archie comics, batman, batman: lost #1, comic books, comics, dark kinghts metal, dc comics, dc metal, ghostbusters, idw publishing, image comics, marvel comics, mathieu bablet, mister miracle #3, mister miracle #4, mitch gerads, ncbd, new comics day, niko guardia, no. 1 with a bullet #1, pep comics, riverdale, tank girl, teenage mutant ninja turtles, the beautiful death #1, the beautiful death #2, the cw, the grave diggers union #1, the wonderful world of tank girl #1, tmnt ghostbusters ii #1, tmnt ghostbusters ii #2, toby cypress, tom king, wes craig
The guys dig into some wild tales about Proton Packs and half shell Ninjas, Gravediggers that fight supernatural threats, escalating violence in half baked heists, and the question of privacy in the modern digital age! we discuss: TMNT Ghostbusters II #1 and #2, The Grave Diggers Union #1, Batman: Lost #1, Mister Miracle #3 and #4, The Wonderful World of Tank Girl #1, No. 1 With A Bullet #1 and The Beautiful Death #1 and #2.
Episode | October 30th, 2017 | 1 hr 9 mins
all hallows eve, archie comics, archie horror, autumn, batman, black magic, chilling adventures of sabrina, comic books, comics, cullen bunn, dark horse comics, dc comics, dc house of horror #1, frankenstein, ghosts, gra[hic novels, green lantern, haints, hallowe'en, halloween, harrow county, horror, image, image comics, jughead, jughead: the hunger #1, justice league, marvel comics, mike mignola, mr higgins comes home, occult, robert hack, roberto aguirre-sacasa, sabrina, sabrina the teenage witch, salem, samhain, spooky, superman, the flash, the joker, the occult, tyler crook, vampires, vol.1 : countless haints, vol.1 : the crucible, werewolves, witches, wonder woman, zombies
Greg and Leon get into the Halloween spirit with some awesome "All Hallows Reads" that range from dread tales of the occult to monster madness! This episode we cover: Chilling Adventures Of Sabrina, Vol.1 : The Crucible, Mr Higgins Comes Home, Jughead: The Hunger #1, DC House Of Horror #1 and Harrow County, Vol.1 : Countless Haints.
Episode | October 11th, 2017 | 1 hr 4 mins
batman, batman: the dawnbreaker #1, batman: white knight #1, carol danvers, comic books, comics, dark mulitverse, dc, funny pages, generations: ms. marvel & ms. marvel #1 and generations: miles morales spider-man & peter parker spider-man #1, gotham city, halloween, harley quinn, head lopper ms. marvel, headlopper vol. 1: the island or a plague of beasts, image comics, jack napier, kamala khan, legends, marvel, miles morales, monsters, myths, northrop grumman, peter parker, sean murphy, spiderman, spooky season, the dawnbreaker, the joker, the vision, vision vol. 1: little worse than a man, white knight
It's spooky season at last! Greg, Leon and Rahul are taking heads on islands of mythical beasts, living with the family Vision, getting tangled in time twisting team-ups, witnessing the birth of "The Dawnbreaker" and watching the eternal frown of Gotham finally begin to turn upside down?...
In our 20th episode featuring: Head Lopper Vol. 1: The Island or A Plague Of Beasts, Vision Vol. 1: Little Worse Than A Man, Batman: White Knight #1, Batman: The Dawnbreaker #1, Generations: Ms. Marvel & Ms. Marvel #1 and Generations: Miles Morales Spider-Man & Peter Parker Spider-Man #1.