Illuminations: Blacklist, Lando, Civil War, Arkham Knight: Genesis, ACE Comics Awards and more!

Illuminations 2015 05: The Blacklist

The lastest edition of our webzine, Illuminations, is now live and available to download for FREE!

This July you can look forward to a whole host of new titles including The Blacklist, Star Wars: Lando, Arkham Knight: Genesis, We Stand On Guard, Star Trek / Green Lantern, Mercury Heat, Civil War and a whole host more. You will find information on a total of 48 new books in Illuminations!

Novel Ideas features recommended graphic novels including Star Wars, Red One, Hellboy, Joker, Mad Max, The Dark Knight Returns and Aliens, and Biff brings your attention to the ACE Comics Awards in his ‘Bit’.

Rounded out with ACE Comics‘ Top-Selling Graphic Novels for April (including Harley Quinn Volumes 1 and 2, Prometheus: Fire And Stone, Jupiter’s Legacy: Book One, Sunstone Vol.2, Batman Volumes 5 and 6 and The Walking Dead Vol.23), it’s 13 pages of full-on comics information and pretty pictures at no cost!

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ACE Comics Awards 2015 – Vote and you could win too!

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ACE Comics Awards

2015 sees the first official ACE Comics Awards, celebrating the comic industry’s output from the previous year. We have selected ten categories featuring a shortlist of eight nominees in each, with the opportunity for voters to add their own suggestion if they prefer. The winners of the ACE Comics Awards will all receive our coveted ‘no-prize’, the ACE Comics Paper Crown!

Voters can also be winners with the ACE Comics Awards, as everyone who votes will have their details entered into a prize-draw to win one of three fantastic 6-Issue Subscriptions! That’s six free comics dropping through your letterbox on a regular basis!

Voting is open until midnight on 30 June 2015. The ACE Comics Awards winners and prize-draw winners will be announced shortly after this.

The categories to vote in are…

  • Best Series of 2014
  • Best New Series of 2014
  • Best Limited Series of 2014
  • Best All-Ages Series of 2014
  • Best Original Graphic Novel of 2014
  • Best Character of 2014
  • Best Writer of 2014
  • Best Artist of 2014
  • Best Cover Artist of 2014
  • Best Publisher of 2014

To see the nominees and vote visit acecomics.co.uk/awards2015!

Illuminations: Starfire, Thors, Tales Of Honor, Archie Relaunched, Biff’s Bit and more!

Illuminations 2015 04: Starfire

April’s edition of our free webzine, Illuminations, which happens to be our biggest ever, is now live!

As we look to June’s big new series and one-shots, the standout titles include Starfire, Thors, Tales Of Honor, Archie, Starve, Black Hammer, Tank Girl, Constantine: The Hellblazer and Harley Quinn And Power Girl. There’s information on all of these titles and a further 65 books!

Our recommended Novel Ideas include Hellboy And The BPRD, SHIELD, Avengers, Batman: Eternal, Hawkeye and more, while Biff reflects on his experience of this year’s London Super Comic Con in Biff’s Bit.

At the back, you’ll find the rundown of ACE‘s Top-Selling Graphic Novels for March including Avengers: Rage Of Ultron, Revenge, AXIS and Nemo: River Of Ghosts. And all of this is 100% FREE!!

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Illuminations: Scarlett Couture, 41 Convergence Books, Archie v Predator, Biff’s Bit and more!

Illuminations 2015 02: Scarlett Couture

Hot on the heels of the first issue, the second Illuminations of 2015 is now live!

This month the webzine is HUGE featuring information on more than forty (!!) ‘Convergence’ titles from DC, as well as another forty-eight regular books across all five big-hitters (Marvel, DC, Image, Dark Horse, IDW) and the independents.

Among the nearly-ninety titles, look out for the lowdown on Archie vs Predator, Empire: Uprising, Avengers: Ultron Forever, Jupiter’s Circle and our cover star, Des Taylor‘s Scarlett Couture. There’s also a list of Marvel’s ‘True Believers’ titles, a series of first-issue reprints at bargain prices!

Sixteen graphic novels are highly recommended in Novel Ideas, Biff takes a look at the ‘Crisis In Infinite Crossovers’ in his Bit, and there a rundown of ACE’s top-selling graphic novels in the chart for January. Plus, it’s all for FREE!!

Don’t delay, download today!

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Illuminations: Howard The Duck, DC’s Convergence, Jem, Biff’s Bit and more!

Illuminations 2015 01 - Howard The Duck

New year, new Illuminations, new comics, new graphic novels, new Biff’s Bit!

Our free webzine returns in 2015 for it’s fourth year since relaunch, highlighting all of the essential new series, one-shots and graphic novels you can’t afford to miss this March!

Featured titles include Howard The Duck, Jem And The Holograms, Batman: Arkham Knight, All-New Hawkeye, DC’s Convergence and Doctor Who: The Ninth Doctor!

Also featured are December’s Top 20 Best-selling Graphic Novels and a new year welcome from the big kahuna, Biff!

Don’t delay, download today!

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January is Number One’s Month

Number Ones Month

January is Number One’s Month at ACE Comics!

Between 17th and 31st January 2015, we will be giving away FREE #1 Editions from a number of selected recent hit comic series, including Amazing Spider-Man, Angela: Asgard’s Assassin, Doctor Who 10th and 11th, Death Of Wolverine and Spider-Woman. The number ones will be offered instore only* to customers at ACE Comics Colchester and Southend, as well as in Red Hot Comics in Glasgow. You will be able to pick up a free #1 for every £10 you spend in store – so if you’re planning a big shop, you could be walking out with a haul of free #1 comics!

Number Ones Month Promo

* While stocks last. Limited to five per customer. Terms and conditions apply.