Oddball Issue Episode 3 – Lance Barnes: Post Nuke Dick #4 Tim is gonna spin you a neo noir yarn about a detective who is trying to survive in a crummy post apocalyptic world. Yep. This one is odd….but is it actually any good? Find out now!Continue reading »
Trade Review Vault – Local Tim returns to tell you about a slice of life tale from Brian Wood and Ryan Kelly! Is this book the one to recommend to your friends who don’t want to read superhero comics? Tim will let you know!Continue reading »
Tapes And Scowls Episode 35, “The Weekday Adventures of Max’s Horror Train” Tim goes all animation crazy as Max starts seeing stars. This is the social event horizon of the season.Continue reading »
Does Pat Get It? Episode 19 – 8 House #5 Pat is back for the quick skinny on 8 House issue 5…. or at least what he can gather of it. Is this a hit for the curmudgeon or is he gonna be justified in his dismay? Find out now!Continue reading »
Hey there all loyal listeners. We’ve got the second half of the 2019 review episode coming your way. In this episode, we finish up our top TV/streaming series of the year, and finish with our favorite artists, writer, limited series, and ongoing series. This one is kind of a doozy as we try to guess our fellow hosts apointees. Needless […]Continue reading »
Trade Review – Is This Guy For Real? The Unbelievable Andy Kaufman This episode of Trade Review Vault focuses on a passion project of one Box Brown. The subject: comedian Andy Kaufman, specifically his time in the world of professional wrestling! Will Box get a babyface push from Tim or will he have to sneak out of town […]Continue reading »
Hello ther loyal fans and casual listeners alike. Welcome to another exciting episode of Capes & Scows West. This is a special doozy of an installment. It is part One of our two-part, year-in-review episode. As we all know, 20919 has ended and Nat, Kat and Pat look back fondly on the year. In this first part we have four […]Continue reading »
Tapes And Scowls Episode 34, “Xenomorphing For Days” Tim goes back down the 80’s / 90’s anime road, Max makes no apologises for loving a film more than you, monkeys, love poems and much more. Seriously, Virginia!Continue reading »
Learning ABC’s (All ‘Bout Cryptids) Episode 7- The Beast Of Blackwood and Friends Ryan and Dawn take on a local legend this time straight out of the pages of “Weird NJ”! Is anyone prepared for the Beast Of Blackwood?Continue reading »
Trade Review – Hazed OGN Tim has returned with a new Trade Review! This time he is checking out an Image Comics comic from 2008 called Hazed. This is a tale of evil sorority life wrapped up in a dark comedy. It is comparable to “Heathers” or “Mean Girls” but is the balance between edgy and dark meshing […]Continue reading »
Tapes And Scowls Episode 33, “The Proposition Of Mayhem” We kick off 2020 with a variety of films! We tackle a newer western, Mayhem, the most bogus of journey, and bathe in the blood of the innocent? Sounds wild. Get in it!Continue reading »
Capes & Scowls West 12/20 reviews – Dark Knight Returns: Golden Child #1, Wonder Woman Dead Earth #1, and Batman: Last Knight on Earth #3
Welcome everyone to another great episode of Capes & Scowls West! This is our first released episode of the new year. We’ve got a few reviews from the end of last year coming your way. But stay tuned soon for our annual C&S Year in Review two-parter. But before we get too far ahead of ourselves, we have some great […]Continue reading »
Does Pat Get It? Episode 18 – NYX #5 Pat is back for a quick one with Does Pat Get It? This episode focuses on NYX issue 5. This series introduced us to X-23, but did it make a good impression on Pat diving in blind? Whose claws come out for this one? Enjoy!Continue reading »
Trade Review Vault – Aliens: Dead Orbit Tim kicks off our new format for Trade Reviews with a Dark Horse horror comic in the Aliens universe, Aliens: Dead Orbit. The miniseries was written and features art by James Stokoe. Does this make the comic a more intimate experience? Find out now!Continue reading »
Tapes And Scowls New Years Special Tim and Max look back at our first year reviewing movies on Tapes And Scowls! We recommend some movies to focus on, debate Black Dynamite a little more, and ultimately thank you, the listener, for being a part of the ride! Thanks!Continue reading »
Hello there loyal and unloyal fans alike! We’ve got another great episode of Capes & Scowls West coming at you. This past few weeks had so many amazing trailers drop. So of course we had to talk about Wonder Woman 1984 for a bit. But mainly we are all so jazzed up about the new year and what’s in store […]Continue reading »
Tapes And Scowls Christmas Special 2019 Max is not big on Christmas and Tim certainly is, therefore we present the TAS Xmas special! Max slogs through a “classic”, Tim finds a Christmas horror movie to spice up rotation, and we say nice things and get all holly jolly on that ass. This bonus episode is our Christmas present […]Continue reading »
Tapes And Scowls Episode 32, “For Taste And More, It’s Freebird” It’s the holiday season and we tackle…movies that have nothing to do with holidays! Tim speaks for the Chinese Gods, Max takes a snowy trip to North Dakota, comedy, magic, and documentary goodness abound! Get it my peeps. Maybe sit back with hot chocolate and relax to […]Continue reading »
CAS Episode 120 – “Supermarket Sweep Suits You Well” Cliff, Olivia and Tim talk Matrix 4, WWE TLC, The Masked Singer (prior to the finale) and more. Enjoy the random thoughts that drip out our brains!Continue reading »
Hello there true believers! Welcome to another amazing episode of Capes & Scowls West. we’ve got very little news but very many reviews for you this week. It’s a big time for DC as we talk Wonder Woman, Harley Quinn, and CW’s Crisis on Infinite Earths. Not to mention that we’ve got some great picks for Top of the Stack. […]Continue reading »
Capes & Scowls West Reviews – The Question: Deaths of Vic Sage, Family Tree, Batman: Curse of the White Knight
Hey everyone and welcome to another great episode of Capes & Scowls West! this week is the week of comic subtitles. No joke! We review this week “Batman: Curse of the White Knight: Von Fries,” “The Question: Deaths of Vic Sage,” and “Family Tree.” Well I guess that last one, not so much, but you get it. But it is […]Continue reading »
Tapes And Scowls Episode 31, “Jessica Tandy In Fried Green Penis” We chat both John Carpenter and Wes Craven, Wonder Woman, good times, bad times, and a touch of lycanthropy. Enjoy!Continue reading »
Tapes And Scowls Episode 30 – “Foreign Legions and Demon Deals” Is this episode full of horrendous horror or gems of gore? Kinda a mixed bag I bet. Also anime planes! Enjoy!!Continue reading »
Hello there loyal listeners and true believers! It’s another exciting episode of C&S West. In this episode, we review Far Sector #1, a Green Lantern story from DC’s Young Animal Line. Kelly Thompson’s new Deadpool run also breaks in through the fourth wall. And finally, we have the final issue of the Unbeatable Squirrel Girl. So step on upto hear […]Continue reading »
Welcome everyone to our 56th episode, whoo! This week, as per usual, we break down what’s new in the world of geekdom. A ton of movie trailers have come out recently playing hard on some classic 90’s cartoons. So get ready for a heavy helping of nostalgia. And later on in the episode, we discuss the sudden rise of streaming […]Continue reading »
Tapes And Scowls Episode 29, “Hey Everybody, It’s Tim And Maximillion! *scattered applause*” Both Max and Tim get distracted by other podcast ideas that may or may not allow Dan to join, Tom Kenny, Spaced, big sharks, hillbilly killers…..the norm for us! Enjoy folks!Continue reading »
Guest Host Episode 2, “Punishing…The Final Frontier” Mike is this episode’s guest host as he keeps Pat entertained. The boys chat Punisher comics, Star Trek, Stellaris, glowing bullets and more! It gets edgy as always with Patrick so buckle up! Sponsored by Mike’s Toys & Collectibles in Wildwood NJ!Continue reading »
Tapes And Scowls Episode 28, “The Man Who Killed An Alien And Then A Predator” Max picks two movies Tim has seen and likes, while Tim picks an 80’s comedy that holds up well and a movie that does little well! Part one of #DoubleMaxMonday starts now! Enjoy folks!Continue reading »
Capes And Scowls Episode 119 – “Wall Splits or Cliff & Olivia’s European Vacation” The usual mugs return! Tim, Cliff, Olivia, and Rich talk X-Men, House of X/ Powers of X fallout, Dudley Do Right, Descender, Ascender and more including tales of Europe!Continue reading »
Previews Previews November 2019 For January 2020 Tim helps you navigate the Previews magazines! This month we talk about what the big two are pushing, cool reprints in HC, Thor by Donny Cates, Wonder Woman #750, Valiant, Image, IDW, and much more!Continue reading »
Tapes And Scowls Episode 27, “Those Longer 1962 Minutes” Max and Tim discuss how to best grade older movies, zombies, bastards, and darkness fill out this episode. Was any of it good? Tune in to find out! Also #BurnThatFuckingMovie is still a thing to do this week on social media!Continue reading »
Welcome all to another reviews episode of C&S West! THis week we have a House of X and Powers of X double review! That’sHouse of “X” and Powers of “Ten” for all y’all that need a quick reminder. This is the big X-Men event designed by Jonathan Hickman designed to change the face of the X-Men from here on out. […]Continue reading »
Baltimore Comic Con 2019 Interview: Greg Pak Tim talks with comics scribe Greg Pak! Greg is one of the best Hulk writers of all time and why you loved Thor:Ragnorak. We also talk about his many projects including Mech Cadet Yu, The Princess Who Saved Her Friends, Totally Awesome Hulk and more! We could have sat with Greg […]Continue reading »
Baltimore Comic Con 2019 Interview: Nicoline Evans Tim chats with novelist Nicoline Evans at Baltimore Comic Con! Nicoline is an impressive writer churning out hit after hit. Whether you are into dark fantasy, children’s stories, poetry or something else, Nicoline likely has a book for that. Enjoy and check her works out at a con near you or […]Continue reading »
Baltimore Comic Con 2019 Interview: David Pepose Tim catches up to David Pepose in Baltimore to see how Going To The Chapel has been received, praise Spencer & Locke 2, and see how David’s pup is doing! Always fun running into David, make sure you check out his works soon!Continue reading »
Tapes And Scowls Episode 26, “Check Out Our New Hashtag Inside!” Tim infiltrates the podcast as a “new guy”, Max gets about as mad at a movie as possible, kangaroos and the potential for us to play with fire? Listen and get on social media with our new hashtag! Do it! Do it? Yeah, Do it!!Continue reading »
Baltimore Comic Con 2019 Interview: James Asmus James and Tim talk Quantum & Woody, My Little Pony, Transformers, Field Tripping and much more! Check out James’ work as he is a man with incredible range!Continue reading »
Does Pat Get It? Episode 17 – Plastic #5 Pat dives into a weird yet fun title in Plastic. Certainly not for the kiddies, Plastic is about a man in love with a woman who…well….is a sex doll. It must be read to be believed!Continue reading »
Welcome everybody to Capes & Scowls West. Your favorite Western based podcast about comic books and general geek news! This week we’ve got a special minisode for you: a “Joker” film review. Being one of the biggest box office sensations to come out of the comic book world, we here at C&S West are in desperate need to review it. […]Continue reading »
Tapes And Scowls Episode 25, “Ted Danson & The Dirty Trundy or Traci Lords Holds The Strap?” Tim implores you to give Bobcat Goldthwait directed movies a shot, Max talks damn dirty apes, clowns, disorders, space and some more stuff! Enjoy it peeps!Continue reading »
Baltimore Comic Con 2019 Interview: Matt Kindt Tim and Matt talk MIND MGMT, Pistol Whip, Divinity and more! A bunch of Divinity as it is Tim’s favorite Valiant comic! Check out Matt’s work today!Continue reading »
Tapes And Scowls Halloween Special 2019 Max and Tim roll off to see which 2 “Halloween” movies they will be watching together and then reviewing. They are all up for grabs, the good and the terrible. Also Max has seen Man-Borg! Is Tim in the doghouse?Continue reading »
NYCC 2019 Interview: Dan Panosian Tim had a fun chat with Dan Panosian, a man who loves boxing, drinking, and sexy women! We talk comics old and new as well as hint at some projects coming out in the near future. Also a surprise cameo from Billy Tucci and Joe Quesada. Ball busting does ensue.Continue reading »
NYCC 2019 Interview: Daniel Warren Johnson Tim talks both wrestling and comics with DWJ! We cover Murder Falcon, New Japan, Wonder Woman, AEW, Kenny Omega dreams and much more! Enjoy!Continue reading »
NYCC 2019 Interview: Brian Joines Brian and Tim talk shop as well as dream projects! We tackle Bill & Ted, Beetlejuice, Imagine Agents, Secret Identities, Krampus, and Michael Keaton! Have at it!Continue reading »
Tapes And Scowls Episode 24, “Professional Mean Girls” We talk a milestone Marvel movie, home invasion thrillers, gear up with the local militia and get mean to our peers! Hooray it is a new Tapes and Scowls!Continue reading »
Tapes And Scowls Episode 23, “The Ballet Of Method Acting” Tim watches a documentary with deep method acting and likes a movie more than everyone else. Max hits us with Zombies and ballet witches. Just another day here at Tapes And Scowls HQ.Continue reading »
NYCC 2019 Interview: Jim Zub Tim sits down with Jim Zub to talk about the upcoming Serpent War story featuring Conan and Moon Knight, Dungeons and Dragons, Wayward, Alpha Flight and more! Hit up www.JimZub.com for all kinds of useful information not just on Jim, but also writing tips and other goodies!Continue reading »
NYCC 2019 Interview: Zack Kaplan Tim catches up with Zack Kaplan at New York Comic Con and thanks him for being a breakout interview for the channel years ago. This is a short check-in with Zack to see how he has been. If you haven’t checked out his work get on it people!Continue reading »
Tapes And Scowls Episode 22, “The Second Coming of Pooh” It’s bad movie central this week with one exception! Hooray! Get ready to get depressed and angry? Perhaps just laugh at our pain.Continue reading »
Previews Previews October For December 2019 Tim is back with those sweet comic book suggestions! He tackles the 3 Previews books for this month (October for December 2019) and gets pumped for certain titles. But wait….whose titles? Check it out inside and as always enjoy!Continue reading »
Learning ABC’s (All ‘Bout Cryptids) Episode 6- The Lusca Ryan and Dawn swim with the underwater cryptid Lusca! Is it a mutation of an existing creature? A large squid, octopus or shark? Also look out for the CAS original movie “Ptera-Dracula Goes To The Bahamas” coming soon!Continue reading »
Hello one and all! And welcome to another great episode of Capes & Scowls West. We’ve got so much news for you (as per usual). Most of it relating to potential and confirmed characters in upcoming works. The two big properties we have to get out of our system is James Gunn’s Suicide Squad, and Robert Pattenson’s Batman. It seems […]Continue reading »
Welcome everyone to a fantabulous reviews episode of C&S west! this week we’ve got the Riddler: Year of the Villan one shot, Harley Quinn & Posion Ivy #1, and Doomsday Clock #11. and these spectacular books have spectacular talent attached (naturally). Mark Russell and Scott Godlewski, Jody Houser and Adriana Melo, and Geoff Johns and Gary Frank (respectively). Ad as […]Continue reading »
Minisode 72, “That Minisode With Paul That Tim Edited While Drunk.” Paul from Team Ashen stops by to have a weird conversation with Tim, which is most of the conversations they have. We talk life on the road, the highways, Savage Garden and more. How can you resist? Don’t resist. Embrace! Like with a hug….just hug Paul. He […]Continue reading »
Tapes And Scowls Episode 21 – “Get “Us” Out Of This Hole” Max gives a high mark for a non-Universal Monster horror movie, Tim rates our first musical, the dog turns invisible and a comics adaptation worth seeing!Continue reading »
Hello Loyal listeners! As per usual, we’ve got an amazing episode for you. This week is a lot of comics and movie news. A bunch of exciting creators have decided to join a bunch of exciting books. And we’ve got so much film news, it feels like movie trivia night. So if you want to Netflix and chill or just […]Continue reading »
DPGI? Episode 16, The Blade of Kumori #5 Pat does all his usual tricks for this issue. He hates it a bunch, blames Tim (which is fair), and gets his Twitter handle wrong at the end! What fun! Pat tackles The Blade of Kumori #5 from Devil’s Due Comics.Continue reading »
CAS Episode 118, “Fallow That Bird!” Jayrod joins Max and Tim for some full length scowling! We determine the perfect role for Jayrod and are willing to put our money where our collective mouth is….want in? Crowd funding for “Fallow That Bird!” to ….well….fallow soon.Continue reading »
Tapes And Scowls Episode 20 – “Somehow Bryan Adams Got All Da Money?” Both Max and Tim chose an early 70’s movie, the best zombie movie you didn’t know you needed, Bonnie, Clyde and Moonpie!Continue reading »
CAS Episode 117, “The Great X-Debate” Tim and Rich debate the X-Men comics as a whole. All the good, bad, boring, exciting, and crap. What do you think is the solution to make the X-Men the best comic ever? Simply saying “Hickman” will only get you half credit.Continue reading »
Welcome everyone to Capes & Scowls West! In this reviews only episode, we take a deep dive into Batman/Superman #1, Batman: Curse of the White Knight #2, and Middlewest #10. So join Nat, Kat and Pat as we attempt to navigate the fraught territory of comics analysis! Or in other words: we’ve got coolcomics. Come and listen to us talk […]Continue reading »
Learning ABC’s All’Bout Cryptids Episode 5, J’ba Fofi Ryan and Dawn discuss J’ba Fofi, a large fabled spider that has a leg span of 5 feet! Also where do you stand on Gorilla Nonsense? Patreon to follow?Continue reading »
Welcome Everybody to Capes and Scowls West! This is our 52nd episode. Yup our New episode #52. this is a very forceful episode, and hopefully it awakens a few emotions in you. Hopefully you’ll be a trooper and stick through our rundown of this weeks news. If you didn’t get the joke they are star wars puns HAHA! But considering […]Continue reading »
Hello there Capes & Scowls listeners! This is a very special review episode. We here at C&S West all watched the DC/WB animated adaptation of Batman: Hush. And believe it or not, we’ve got a lot to say about it. As it turns out, “Hush” is one of Nat and Kat’s favorite Batman stories of all time. And that’s saying […]Continue reading »
Tapes And Scowls Episode 19 – “Butts Inside of Butts.” We ended up with 4 horror movies unplanned so this is an early Halloween gift to you, the listeners! We tackle the good, the bad, and the butt of the horror genre.Continue reading »
Hello loyal listeners! WE’ve got another great reviews episode of C&S West coming your way. This week we talk about Gwenpool Strikes Back, Once & Future, and Batman: Last Knight on Earth. Unfortunatley I’ve gotta skip all the pleasentries this week, because we’ve got a lot of content coming your way!Continue reading »
Previews Previews, September for November 2019 Tim listens to the fans and condenses the Previews into one short, condensed episode! I am also surprised he listened to feedback. Enjoy some cool picks including horror comics spilling over from October, new characters at DC, and a million X-Books that you should read (because Tim won’t).Continue reading »
Interview: Randall Lobb, Director of “The Crystal Calls: Making of ‘The Dark Crystal: Age of Resistance”
Interview: Randall Lobb, Director of “The Crystal Calls: Making of ‘The Dark Crystal: Age of Resistance” We sit down with Randall Lobb (@TheLabCoatGuy), a Canadian director who most recently worked on “The Crystal Calls: Making of ‘The Dark Crystal: Age of Resistance’ for Netflix. He tells us tales from Jim Henson’s creature shop, behind the scenes stories, Simon […]Continue reading »
Tapes And Scowls Episode 18 – “This Is The Walter Hill I Will Die On” Max and Tim talk top IMDB movies, how great Willem Dafoe is, early lesbianism in cinema and much, much more. Like 4 more things I swear!Continue reading »
Learning ABC’s All’Bout Cryptids Episode 4, Atmospheric Jellyfish Ryan and Dawn discuss a more widely accepted cryptid in the Atmospheric Jellyfish! Is this something in the air all around us? Are we blind? Can it grant wishes like all the other cryptids? Other questions? Maybe. You decide for yourself!Continue reading »
Tapes And Scowls Episode 17 – “Man-Man, The Greatest Movie in All of Hollywood” Tim surprises Max with a friendship testing reveal, Max explores 60’s French horror, Bigfoot, and even more kids go on an adventure! Enjoy! “Double Max Monday” comes early this week! We here at CAS figured listeners may have plans for Labor Day Weekend so we […]Continue reading »
Hello all and welcome to another great episode of Capes & Scowls West! We’re over our 50th anniversary hump, so it’s basically all down hill from here… Just kidding! As always, we’ve got so much to talk about and so little time. We’ve got a pretty random smattering of topics this week, still being in that post-SDCC news slump. And […]Continue reading »
Guest Host featuring Strange Phables, Episode 1 “A Debut Snafu” Pat (From the popular “Does Pat Get It?” series) and newcomer Will talk about the good and the dark sides of webcomics. If you enjoy random topics and Patrick, this will be the show for you! If not…..ummm….sorry, it should only happen once a month lol.Continue reading »
Tapes And Scowls Episode 16 – “You Have Steelbooked Our Hearts Shout Factory” Max and Tim come to the conclusion that Shout Factory is almighty, historical comedy, more Momoa, Basil Rathbone and more! Hi Doug!Continue reading »
Welcome one and all to another spectacular episode of Capes & Scowls West! This time around, we’re taking a break from the breaking news and slowing things down a bit. As you all know, we’re some pretty big nreds here at Capes & Scowls West. And as you can probably guess, we all grew up on anime! So this week […]Continue reading »
Hello all! Welcome to another exciting episode of C&S West! this week is a bit of an older episode,but still a good one! We look back on some of the best comics from the latter half of July. Not going to lie, this year has beed chock full of amazing comics, and we’re trying to get around to all of […]Continue reading »
We pick our winners for the KOTR Tournament 2019! Even though it kicked off last night we avoided RAW (easy enough) to give you opinions unhindered! Join Tim, Cliff, and Olivia as they predict the semi finals, explain why the ohters are wrong, and perhaps force a heel turn? Check it out!Continue reading »
Tapes And Scowls Episode 15 – Freund and Leguizamo, Max Gonna Give It To Ya We iron out last weeks mistake, which was probably you the listeners fault? Also we chat mummies, Latin Americans, DMX, Queen, Pokemon and Russian Sharks!Continue reading »
Learning ABC’s (All’Bout Cryptids) Episode 3, Alien Big Cats It is Cryptids time again! Ryan and Dawn research jolly ‘Ol England and Alien Big Cats! Are these cats portal hopping, grin wearing mad cats? Perhaps they are just after a spot of bother? Many theories exist, and after this podcast, better ones will too!Continue reading »
Welcome one all to Capes & Scowls West’s big 50th episode, whoo! To be fair, it’s not really that much biger of an episode more than every episode is! And it just so happens that there is a bit of a lull in news leading up to SDCC. That combined with our need to just nerd out to someone about […]Continue reading »
Tapes And Scowls Episode 14 And A Half, “Finding Vermitrax” We screwed up on this one! Sorry! This is a shorter half episode with what could be salvaged from our audio file. Probably will never happen again? Max talks dragons and quests while Tim sparks a Flat Earth debate, ending with the “worst movie of all time”Continue reading »
Oddball Issue Episode 2, Action Comics Annual 6 Oddball Issue is back! Tim is going to dissect Action Comics Annual #6! What makes it odd? Superman is in the colors of the South standing over fallen Union soldiers? What? That isn’t the correct war that is found inside however, so what is up? Check out an Elseworlds story similar to […]Continue reading »
Hello there and welcome to another great episode of Capes & Scowls West! We’re still trying to get caught up here from the hiatus. Even though these reviews are a bit belayted, they’re still as fresh as they were when recorded. This week we’ve got two big hitters. ‘House of X’ #1 by Jonathan Hickman and ‘Curse of the White […]Continue reading »
CAS Episode 116 – Luchadore Police Force vs The 17 Pound Being Rich joins the usual misfits to talk Summerslam, The Boys, Hobbes, Shaw, Bruce Lee, Tarrentino and some more. This episode is stacked!Continue reading »
Hello everyone, Pat here! The tech guru for C&S West. And by tech guru, I mean the guy who records the episodes and uploads them. I had to take some time off to move. But now that that’s all done, I’ve got a lot of content coming your way. This episode is a doozy for all fellow nerds out there. […]Continue reading »
Tapes And Scowls Episode 14, Wretched Boobies Say Goodnight Max continues pushing the envelope, Tim finally views another movie he has owned for over a decade and not watched, and the guys talk a 70’s made-for-tv movie with a connection to Marvel Comics!Continue reading »
Does Pat Get It? Episode 15, Ninjak Issue 23 Matt Kindt is a fairly beloved writer. That being said his Ninjak run is not what he is best known for. Does Pat love it more than his more popular works? Did Kindt miss the boat entirely? Is Pat just wrong? You decide in this weeks episode of Does Pat Get […]Continue reading »
Tapes And Scowls Episode 13, “A French Insurance Salesman, The Aflac Duck, and Mads Mikkelsen Walk Into a Bar”
Tapes And Scowls Episode 13, “A French Insurance Salesman, The Aflac Duck, and Mads Mikkelsen Walk Into a Bar” Max and Tim discuss low budget movies with good actors in them, good remakes that don’t hold a candle to the original, and a fairly remarkable first outing as director! Check it out!Continue reading »
Learning ABC’s (All ‘Bout Cryptids) Episode 2, The Enfield Horror Whoa! Cryptids is back! Ryan and Dawn teach you about relative safety, Dawn raps, and the gang narrowly avoids the dreaded Enfield Horror! Now more interesting than a macaw.Continue reading »
Tapes And Scowls Episode 12, “Ray Park’s Dong Wears A Hat” This episode talks medieval movies, comic book movies, and then 2 unique gems. Also the debut of “Dong Talk”?Continue reading »
Welcome one and all to another excellent episode of Capes & Scowls West! This reviews episode is as hot as it is deep. We tackle Sea of Stars #1 and Lois Lane #1. We have a ton to say about legendary writer Jason Aaron’s new space epic, Sea of Stars. Also legendary Greg Rucka is back with a new noir […]Continue reading »
Tod Emko & Piggy The Super Pup Interview, Awesome Con 2019 Tim met up with a buddy from the con circuit, Tod Emko and Piggy The Super Pup! Tod and Tim had first met roughly 5 years ago and it is fantastic to see how far Tod has come in that short amount of time. Piggy is now traveling […]Continue reading »
Tapes And Scowls Episode 11, “Cut Those Plastic Rings And Hand Cliff His Earmuffs” Tim reviews Cliff’s favorite “bad movie”, Max discovers a cool horror movie, and Jason Momoa gets his head stuck in those tiny plastic rings. Cut ’em first!Continue reading »
Welcome one all to another episode of Capes And Scowls West! As always, we have the hottest takes on the nrediest news. This week especially is somewhat light on current events. It seems like everyone is too occupied with the new Little Mermaid and not enough on new comic reviews. Anaway, as always, Everyone sit back, relax and enjoy another […]Continue reading »
Learning ABC’s (All’Bout Cryptids) Episode 1, The Beast Of Bray Road Welcome to the first episode of Learning ABC’s (All ‘Bout Cryptids)! Hosts Ryan and Dawn take you on a journey to discover the truth and debunk the fake. It is a look at myth, fact, eyewitness accounts and credibility that make you, the listener, question everything. Also a giant […]
Hello Hello, Hello Everyone. Welcome to Capes & Scowls West! We’ve got a great episode of comic reviews fo you. This week we talk “Silver Surfer Black” and “Superman Year One.” Both of these amazing books are our first dives into the respective series. And boy Howdy do we have a bunch to talk about! These two new series are […]Continue reading »
Tapes And Scowls Episode 10, “All Dans Must Pay A Dollar To The Neptune Library” This time out we cover exploitation, action movies both good and bad, and one movie long thought to be impossible to film! Now with more Langoliers talk!Continue reading »
Previews Previews July 2019 for September 2019, The Big Preview! Tim is here to help make choosing comics out of the Previews guide easier in the hopes of improving orders for local comic book shops globally. Preorders help! Tim talks Going To The Chapel, Intergalactic trash collectors, Thumbellina with a twist, and much more!Continue reading »
Previews Previews July 2019 for September 2019, DC / Marvel Tim is here to help make choosing comics out of the Previews guide easier in the hopes of improving orders for local comic book shops globally. Preorders help! Tim talks Spider-Man, Moon Knight, Harleen, Goddess Mode and more!Continue reading »
Welcome one and all to another exciting reviews from your Capes & Scowls family! This week for reviews we’ve got ‘Event Leviathan’ and ‘Excellence’ hot off the shelves. The only thing these two comics have in common is that they bend the reader’s mind as much as the worlds around them. Oh and they’re both new series.. So join in […]Continue reading »
Tapes And Scowls Episode 9, “Boobies Per Minute” All four of today’s movies question what it means to be human in one way or another. We compare an anime classic with live action counterpart, curses, undead ladies and also Clive Owen!Continue reading »
Does Pat Get It? Episode 14, Ice Cream Man #7 Pat dives into easily the weirdest horror series in all of comics right now, Ice Cream Man. Will Pat be scared off by all of the odd critters and strange adventures? Will the issue make any sort of sense to Pat juming into the middle as he does? Only […]Continue reading »
Hello and welcome to all our loyal listeners (and soon to be loyal listeners)! This week, we’ve got a big dump of videogame news. The big E3 conference just happened, so we’ve got a lot to break down from that phenomenon. Quite simply, there were so many cool games announced. But your favorite hosts Nat, Kat and Pat do have […]Continue reading »
Tapes And Scowls Episode 8, “Puppets, Profiteers and Pinheads” In this episode we watch four weird movies! Some are gross while others are enticing. Creativity aside is any of it good? Do we teeth crawl? Find out now!Continue reading »
Cat Staggs Interview, Awesome Con 2019 Normally Tim doesn’t believe in having a plan of attack when choosing who he wants to interview at conventions. At this past Awesome Con he had one goal however, “tell Cat Staggs how great her art was on Crosswind”. And so he did and the two had a brief chat about horror movies, […]Continue reading »
Welcome, Welcome everybody to another great episode of Capes & Scowls West! This week we’ve got a final review for “Heroes in Crisis.” The gang’s got a lot of conflicting views in this Event miniseries. We try to parse apart what this series was trying to do and where it fits into the DC cannon. It’s a difficult topic and […]Continue reading »
Tapes And Scowls Episode 7, “Live Like An Ant, Die Like A Wasp” Tim talks Marvel while Max talks 18 minute car chases that seem unauthorized. The weekly movie podcast rages on. Be kind and rewind us!Continue reading »
David F. Walker Interview, Awesome Con 2019 Tim caught up with comic scribe David F. Walker at Awesome Con! The man can write anything. You should know him from Cyborg, Bitter Root, and Naomi just to name a few. Enjoy a quick, fun chat with one of the strongest writers in comics today!Continue reading »
Does Pat Get It? Episode 12, Dark Ark #11 Patrick asks listeners to climb aboard a 2nd ark full of monsters, mystery, and mayhem! It’s Dark Ark time! Tim had reviewed issue 1 before it’s release and loved it, but does Pat? Tune in and find out!Continue reading »
Welcome, Welcome to another episode of Capes & Scowls West! This week’s news is so crazy that it overflows into our main conversation topic – DC’s Swamp Thing. Before we get to that though we’ve got reactions to a bunch of trailers recently released, announced projects, and other generally nerdy stuff. We’ve got a lot of news as well as […]Continue reading »
Tapes And Scowls Episode 6, “All The Action and Anthony Mackie in a Hot Air Balloon” Max and Tim discuss how charming Anthony Mackie in a hot air balloon is, how much ass can two women kick (it’s alot), and why you should always let Mads Mikkelsen retire without incident!Continue reading »
Daniel Brodie Interview, writer of Morgan’s Organs (6/6/19) Tim sat down to chat with Daniel Brodie, a Canadian comics writer with a fun, unique book…Morgan’s Organs! Now live on Kickstarter for the third issue you too can back a sure thing and get a body of comedy. Daniel chats indie comics, Canadian comic conventions, and the future plans for his […]Continue reading »
The Big Preview! June 2019 for August 2019 Tim is here to help make choosing comics out of the Previews guide easier in the hopes of improving orders for local comic book shops globally. Preorders help people! Do your part for your store by helping limit waste. This episode focuses on the large Previews book for the month […]Continue reading »
Previews Previews June 2019 for August 2019, DC / Marvel Tim is here to help make choosing comics out of the Previews guide easier in the hopes of improving orders for local comic book shops globally. Preorders help people! Do your part for your store by helping limit waste. The Larger Previews book will be up tomorrow!Continue reading »
Tapes And Scowls Episode 5, “Exploited Dynamite and the Guy With The Bugs in his Back Goes Crash” http://secureservercdn.net/22.214.171.124/846.815.myftpupload.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/TAS5TapesAndScowlsEpisodeFive.mp3 Max and Tim discuss how high a certain movie should be ranked when one loves the movie but the other really loves the movie! This episode is full of thrills, chills, spills, and a pimp council! Enjoy it and don’t forget […]Continue reading »
Welcome, Welcom, Welcome everyone to another episode of Capes & Scowls West. We would saw another ‘great’ episode, but no need to be redundant. As all our loyal listeners (and those tuning in for the first time) know, every episode is even greater than the last. This week we take a deep dive into the normal nerd news. But we […]Continue reading »
Does Pat Get It? Episode 13 – The Last Siege #5 Pat jumps smack dab into the middle of a miniseries this week with The Last Siege #5 (of 8). Can he figure out enough? Has he missed anything crucial? That’s the fun of it isn’t it? Got a suggestion for Pat let him know on Twitter @ASK_DPGI Also […]Continue reading »
Hey there loyal listeners and all new ears tuning in! This week we’ve got a special minisode for you all. This is the origin story of Capes & Scowls West. All great superheroes have great origin stories, and like all great superheroes, this podcast does too! Nat, Kat and Pat have all been a nerd since birth. However, the paths […]Continue reading »
Jonny Mangini Interview, Awesome Con 2019 While Tim was at Awesome Con 2019 he ran into trading card artist extraordinaire Jonny Mangini! If you haven’t seen his trading card artwork for Cryptozoic or Upper Deck you need to change that. A fun guy who loves his craft, metal, 90’s hip hop and more. Enjoy and make sure you let […]Continue reading »
CAS Episode 115, “Deprestles: A Game of Ladders” Cliff, Olivia, and Tim discuss Game Of Thrones series finale with many many spoilers as well as weigh in on The Money In The Bank pay per view. Both had highs and lows, but what grade would we give these “events”?Continue reading »
Welcome Everyone to another exciting episode of Capes & Scowls West! Wowee we’ve got a lot of nerd news for all our geeky friends out there. So many sequals are coming out for all fans of Disney, horror, or the horror that is Disney. Ok, ok most of our news is ACTUALLY Batman related stuff, but who can resist wordplay? […]Continue reading »
Tapes And Scowls Episode 4, “Hold The Crap” Max and Tim keep watching movies of all varieties! Max hits a high note as Tim…well…he watched it….Continue reading »
DAWG Pro Wrestling Interview, Dr. Lawrence Zirconium Tim interviews Dr. Lawrence Zirconium, the driving force behind DAWG Pro Wrestling! The good doctor discusses the current state of wrestling and promotes his amazing card for “King of The Monsters”. The future talents you will know can be seen today! Support independent wrestling. King of The Monsters will be live in […]Continue reading »
In this, the premiere episode of “Oddball Issues”, Tim (@Mad_Dog_Tim) reviews back issues that look odd for one reason or another based solely on the cover. Odd books can be good…but will this one?Continue reading »
Pat dives deep into Giant Days, a Boom! title that Tim loves…but will Pat? And either way, will he get it? Join Patrick as he discovers one of comics best ongoing series! Pat dives deep into Giant Days, a Boom! title that Tim loves…but will Pat? And either way, will he get it? Join Patrick as he discovers one […]Continue reading »
Tim was at AwesomeCon 2019 and caught up with Red Stylo mastermind Enrica Jang! She is a talented writer, business woman, and inspiration so pay attention!Continue reading »
Well hello, hello, hello to the most loyal fans in the multiverse! We’ve got a special treat for you all as Nat, Pat and Alex review ‘Avengers: Endgame.’ But before we go anywhere, we’ve got to give a MAJOR SPOILER WARNING. It was especially fun to talk all about this movie considering our last episode, we discussed spoilers. But here […]Continue reading »
Hello there to the most loyal fans in the multiverse! We here at Capes & Scowls West are still reeling fron the One-Two punch of ‘Infinity Wars’ and ‘Endgame’, but hopefully we can make it through together. We’ve got a great show for you this week, including so much news! We tackle a lot of annuoncments that fell through the […]Continue reading »
Pat (@Ask_DPGI) is taking a look at an Avatar Press original from the mind of Brian Pulido (Lady Death). Can he get the plot, care about the works, or is Pat hung out to dry?Continue reading »
Tim interviews David Pepose about the upcoming Spencer & Locke 2, marriage, Action Lab, and making comics for everyone. David is a very down-to-Earth guy who you should seek out at cons and read his prior works!Continue reading »
Hello hello, and welcome to another exciting episode of Capes & Scowls West. In this exciting minisode, we take a deep dive into “Shazam!” We’ve got so much to talk about from the film. From its charachters to the plot to the hilarious jokes there’s a lot to unpack here. This unexpected gem of a film has Nat, Kat, Pat […]Continue reading »
Hello loyal listeners, and even disloyal listeners too. We know that we’re not the only podcast you’re listening too (though why is beyond us). However we still accept you here at C&S West. Anyway, we’re all glad that that is behind us because Detective Comics just reached its milestone 1000th issue. Listen in as Nat, Kat, Pat and Alex break […]Continue reading »
Max and Tim talk powers at Castle Grayskull, bad “God modes”, a sweet remake of a classic, and crazy Ray Stevenson in a lighthouse? Sounds like another day at the office! Get it!Continue reading »
Welcome, Welcome Welcome to another exciting episode of Capes & Scowls West! We’ve got too much news and little time, so bear with us. Firstly, we’ve got some hot takes on the new trailers for Joker and Lion King. Then, as per usual, we have way too much nerd news to pour on. Disney’s new streaming service, Disney+, is making […]Continue reading »
We pair Writers and Artists together to do our bidding on the property of our choosing! How diabolical!Continue reading »
Does Pat Get It? Pat is checking out the end of another series oddly enough as he checks in with Peter Panzerfaust as the book checks out. Is it the send off to neverland we hoped for or should it have gotten the hook issues ago? Find out how Pat feels!Continue reading »
We look ahead at 2019 and fondly anticipate all of the awesomeness we will be getting into!Continue reading »
Welcome to the debut episode of Tapes And Scowls! This series will feature Tim and Max (of Supraliminal Films fame) discussing movies that they have chosen to watch starting with the first of January 2019. We review, compare, grade, joke, and maybe even teeth crawl away from the bad ones. We hope you enjoy this new series and come […]Continue reading »
This was one of Tim’s least favorite reviews to perform ever, mainly because he didn’t turn down Cliff’s dare to do the entire review in a high pitched voice. Started to sound like a towel based resident of South Park Colorado. That aside, Tim (@Mad_Dog_Tim) reviews Mad Cave Studios’ Honorand Curse issue 1. Enjoy?Continue reading »
Welcome, Welcom, welcome to another exciting episode of Caprs & Scowls West! This time around we’ve ogt some interesting first issues, both with major worldbuilding. Ronin Island #1 and Little Bird #1 flew onto shelves recently. And we here at Capes & Scowls West needed to comment on these non-Marvel/DC breakouts. Once again joining us in Kat’s abscence is guest […]
We kick off April with a new regular schedule that starts with Pat. Does he get it? Can he get it? Do you get it? Maybe.Continue reading »
Welcome, Welcome to another exciting episode of Capes & Scowls West! We’re back from our hiatus with a bunch of great content. And coincidently it is Episode #42 – the meaning of life, the universe and everything! This episode we’ve got a ton of news to get through, Including the reinstatement of James Gunn. And to wrap up, we will […]Continue reading »
Well hello loyal listener! We’re back from hiatus with our first reviews episode. So many great comics came out while the past few weeks, and it was hard to narrow them down. This week, we have only #1’s though! So strap in as we review Invisible Kingdom #1 and Magnificent Ms. Marvel #1. It was fun talking about these two […]Continue reading »
Hello Nerd world and all who inhabit it! Welcome to another exciting episode of Capes & Scowls West! We have been gone for a while os a sort of “spring break,” if you would. We’ve got a special treat for you now we’re back. Over the next few episodes, we have a special guest host, Alex, joining us to round […]Continue reading »
We talk all of the big matches announced (as of our recording) for both Takeover NY and Wrestlemania 35. Will we tune in or have we already tuned out?Continue reading »
It’s Saint Patrick’s Day and we here at Capes And Scowls can’t think of a better way to celebrate than a new “Does Pat Get It?” episode about the New Mutants! Lucky you!Continue reading »
We talk about bad movies we love and good movies we hate. Also comic reviews, harassing Patrick, and some sweet, sweet sonic tonic! Part 2 of 2.Continue reading »
We talk about bad movies we love and good movies we hate. Also comic reviews, harassing Patrick, and some sweet, sweet sonic tonic! Part 1 of 2.Continue reading »
Hello World! Your favorite podcast is back with your favorite hosts to discuss our favorite things, namely comic books! This reviews isue is mostly about DC’s new Wonder Comics line as we review Young Justice#2 and Wonder Twins #1. We also delve into the dark world of Daredevil #1 (pun intended). Unfortunatley, We’re on a bit of a hiatus right […]
Originally intended to be Minisode 69, we ran long and so …Boom!…another episode! Cliff, Olivia, Pat and Tim choose picks for what comic book property needs an animated adaptation!Continue reading »
Welcome One and All to another exciting episode of Capes & Scowls West! AS per usual, we’ve got alot of Nerd News coming at you in this episode. As well as, in the second half of the show Nat, Kat, and Pat rank our top 5 favoriet superhero performances of all time! But we’ve gotto hoist up our waiders and […]Continue reading »
Hello, hello, Hello! Oh hell Capes & Scowls fans, we’ve got a great reviews episode for you! This week we discuss “Young Justice” #1 and “Naomi” #1, both courtesy of Brian Michael Bendis. Along with those amazing debuts, we have our ‘Crisis Watch’ with “Heroes in Crisis” #5. All of these are great comics on their own, but we here […]Continue reading »
Pat is taking on a beloved series in Vertigo’s Sandman. What would somebody think of Neil Gaiman’s style jumping into the middle of “The Doll House” storyline? More importantly….what will Pat say?Continue reading »
Part Two features our comic reviews! It had to happen. We talk Comicsgate. All the ugly and awful. Beware harsh quotes. Form an opinion and defend it.
It had to happen. We talk Comicsgate. All the ugly and awful. Beware harsh quotes. Form an opinion and defend it.
What’s up Nerd World and all its inhabitants? It’s your favorite podcast for nerd news and comic reviews. We’re back for our 40th episode! It’s so crazy to think that we have been doing this for two years and almost 100 total episodes.. In this episode we have a great time discussing comics events and if they are good or […]
God morning, day or evening, it’s you’re favorite nreds back again! Whenever you’re listening to this, it’s a great one. We know we say that everytime, but it’s true! Every episode is the best one yet. This episode we review Ironheart #2, Captain Marvel #1, and Young Justice #1. This episode is much lighter than the previous reviews show. All […]Continue reading »
Welcome Everybody to another exciting episode of Capes & Scowls West! We’ve got a lot of exciting content coming at you in 2019, and this is one of the first in a long line. Here is our first reviews episode of the new year, and it’s a doozy! This week we review Middlewest #2 & #3 as well as Batman […]Continue reading »
Welcome, welcome, welcome everyone to the best episode of C&S West ener! Yup that’s right, you’re favorite padcast for nerd news only gets better and better. This week we’ve got a special topic to us: Young Justice Season 3. As you all know, We love DC animation. So strap in as we dive deep into this extrordinary cartoon! Oh and […]Continue reading »
Olivia, Cliff, and Tim predict the Royal Rumble! This was recorded before some changes to the card, but is still a fun listen on the state of WWE. Enjoy! Part 2 of 2.
Olivia, Cliff, and Tim predict the Royal Rumble! This was recorded before some changes to the card, but is still a fun listen on the state of WWE. Enjoy! Part 1 of 2.
Cliff, Olivia and Tim talk Avengers: Endgame, The Rocketeer, Batman Beyond, Masters Of The Universe, Thanos, Bill Nye and so much more! Part 1 of 2.
Hello as Always World! We’re back at you with one of the best podcasts of 2019. Well a bit of a disclaimer – We haven’t heard all of the ‘casts in 2019. But We’re willing to bet that we’re up there. Anyway, in our first reviews episode of the year, we break down Champions #1, Obi-Wan Kenobi #1 and Heroes […]Continue reading »
Hello there Everyone out there. Nerds, Geeks and etc.Unite! We’ve got some amazing content for you all this year. As you know, we are comitted to bring you all of the best news and reviews. This year will be the best year ever! We can say that without any trepidation at all. We’re starting this whole new year off with […]Continue reading »
We love Gail Simone here at CAS, but does Pat? Jumping into issue 6 is a challenge that Pat is ready and willing to do for the masses.
Well hello 2019! Its the best nerd podcast in the world back for the final episode of 2018. That’s right – its our Year in Review Pt. 2. The first Year in Review was more broad Pop Culture, but this episode focuse only on comics. We’ve got so much to talk about and so little time! Nat, Kat and Pat […]Continue reading »
Greetings to the most wonderful fans in the multiverse! It’s that time of year again – which is to say the end of it… Ya’ll are in for a special treat because this is the Year in Review (Part 1). 2018 was an astounding year for pop culture and we’re here to celebrate it. Bring in 2019 as we lovingly […]Continue reading »
Steve Orlando, Garry Brown and Lee Loughridge are all powerhouses in the world of comics, but does that mean Pat will get it? Jumping in blind….Does Pat Get It?
Hello Everyone and welcome to another exciting reviews episode with Capes & Scowls West. And not only it it another exciting episode, but it’s our last regular episode of the year! Oh yeah, 2018 is winding down and 2019 is almost here. Regardless of the calendar dates, we still have an obligation to bring you the finest in nerd content. […]Continue reading »
Hello, hello, hello and welcome to another amazing episode of Capes & Scowls West! Boy oh boy, man oh man, woman oh woman – however you want to say it, you’re in for a treat. We’ve dedicated most of this show to reviewing the new ‘Into the Spiderverse’ film. But in all seriousness, if you – dear listener – have […]Continue reading »
Here is a list of the scheduled comics for release on January 2nd 2019 (1/2/19): 20th Century Boys The Perfect Edition Volume 2 TP, $19.99 Action Comics #1000 (Dan Jurgens Wraparound Variant Cover)(CGC Graded Edition), AR Action Comics #1006 (Cover A Ryan Sook), $3.99 Action Comics #1006 (Cover B Francis Manapul), AR Aho-Girl A Clueless Girl Volume 10 […]Continue reading »
DB Cooper, Brad Melter, Tom King, Shazam, and Motorcycles!!!!
DB Cooper, Brad Melter, Tom King, Shazam, and Motorcycles!!!!
Check out the brand new digital comics website that helps content creators find artists, writers, scripts and more! We chat with Brennan (AKA The Riz) from Draw Me In Comics!Continue reading »
Hello Nerd World and all who inhabit it! We’re the No. 1 podcast about all things nerd/geek related in pop culture to date (so we know). And we’re back after a long Holiday Hiatus with a bunch of end of year content. This week we have a lot of Marvel stuff to talk about. As I’m sure you know, the […]Continue reading »
Hey there Everyone! It’s our November 30th reviews episode. we have an entierly new format of our reviews show, and we’re really excited about it. In our reviews episode, we will only be doing long form reviews of a three or four comics. Our one hits (the ones that we tended to drone on about), will now be in video […]Continue reading »
Hello world and everyone listening! Your favorite podcast of everything nerdy/geeky is back after a bit of a hiatus (due to technical difficulties). Fear not! We’re still here and still pumping out the best content and conversations of any podcast ever (we assume). This week, weve cover a topic we never thought we would – Satan! ell, not about Satan, […]Continue reading »
Welcome, welcome, welcome everyone to Capes & Scowls West’s episode #34.5. We’ve got so many reviews in this episode as per usual in our comics only episode. As usual, we fail to keep out of deep discussion territory and dive into some pretty interesting critiques. a big thing on our minds is the idea of Girl Power in feminism! So […]Continue reading »
Pat is here to dive into the middle of storyline after storyline to determine if comics are doing a good job or not of explaining what is going on. Not to be confused with the Pat from CAS West!
New Comics List For November 14th, 2018 Aberrant #5 (Cover A Davi Leon Dias), $3.99 Aberrant #5 (Cover B Davi Leon Dias), $3.99 Aberrant Volume 1 GN, $14.99 Adventure Time Comics Volume 6 TP, $14.99 Adventure Time Season 11 #2 (Cover A Jorge Corona), $3.99 Adventure Time Season 11 #2 (Cover B Julie Benbassat), $3.99 Adventure Time Season 11 #2 […]Continue reading »
Hey there Nerd World and beyond! Your favorite podcast about everything in the geeky entertainment is back with our 34th episode! And what an episode it is. We have so much news to cover and such little time. A lot of our news this week has to do with DC’s new streaming serrvice – DC Universe. And our big discussion […]Continue reading »
Coming at you fresh out of the booth and hot off the record, it’s another wonderful episode of Capes & Scowls West. Damn, we’ve got so much to talk about this episode. I mean seriously; for starters, Kat sets a new comics review record. Listen and be amazed because she reviews ten comics in under two minutes! A capes & Scowls […]Continue reading »
Oh Wow, Oh Geez, Oh Man! We’ve got another amazingly fantastic episode of Capes & Scowls West! We know you’ve been waiting on the edge of your seats. Just waiting for this amazing hour of content to come out. We’ve got a lot to say about the news from New Yorc Comic Con and from the newly released DC Universe […]Continue reading »
New Comics List for October 17th, 2018 Action Comics #1000 (Curt Swan Variant Cover Signed By Pete Tomasi), AR Action Comics #1000 (Curt Swan Variant Cover Signed By Tom King), AR Action Comics #1000 (Dan Jurgens Wraparound Variant Cover Signed By Kevin Nowlan), AR Action Comics #1000 (Patrick Gleason Newbury Black & White Variant Signed By Patrick Gleason), AR Adult […]Continue reading »
Hello Earth! Your favorite podcast in the universe about Earth comics is back with another exciting episode! I mean every episode is always more exciting than the last which is pretty cool because we started at a pretty high bar. This week though, we’ve got a lot to talk about concerning “Batman Damned.” The controversy just has to be adressed. […]Continue reading »
Hello Earth! As everyone on the planet is sure to know by now, we are Capes & Scowls West! The most spectacular radio show about nerd culture and geek-dom from any dimension. At least of all the dimensions we’ve heard podcasts from. I may be building us up a bit much, but we are at least the best podcast in […]Continue reading »
Pat is here to dive into the middle of storyline after storyline to determine if comics are doing a good job or not of explaining what is going on. Not to be confused with the Pat from CAS West! This time out Pat tackles The Wicked & The Divine #38! Spoiler Warning is in effect!
Helloooo Earth! We here at Capes & Scowls West welcome every listener around the globe to this new and exciting episode of the best podcast on earth for nerd and geek culture. We’ve got so much new stuff for y’all this week it’s rediculous. We have new segments of our podcast that we are rolling out and then ironing out […]Continue reading »
Hello world and all who listen specifically to this podcast! We’ve had a pretty eventful few weeks here at Capes & Scowls West, as we always do. But we also have so many comics to review. And we just have to talk about them all! Although we have a lot of comics to talk about, unfortunatley not all to them […]Continue reading »
Well hello there and welcome to another exciting episode! I know that I say every eposide is exciting, but this time I especially mean it. It’s not that I’m trying to impress you or anything. It is honestly because every episode just gets better and better! This week we talk about the merits of art – I mean what could […]Continue reading »
Pat is here to dive into the middle of storyline after storyline to determine if comics are doing a good job or not of explaining what is going on. Not to be confused with the Pat from CAS West!
Welcome everybody to Capes & Scowls West’s 29th review episode! As per usual, we’ve got the best and worst of the past few weeks’ comics. This week Nat and Kat seem to have been on the same wavelength because they crossover a lot. Not only is there a lot of crossover in individual comics, we have another big crossover theme. […]Continue reading »
We’re finally coming out of the comic con slump! The past few issues we’ve put out have been pretty news-light because of all the big Cons. But we’re back baby! We’ve got a lot of news going all over the place, and we’ve got a lot to say about it. And of course our intriguing big question of the week […]Continue reading »
Kyle Starks (Rick & Morty, Kill Them All, Mars Attacks!) returns to talk Summerslam once again! Will the Money in the Bank briefcase come into play this year? Ronda? Owens? Matt Riddle? Find out here!
Kyle Starks (Rick & Morty, Dead of Winter, Mars Attacks!) returns to talk Summerslam once again! Will the Money in the Bank briefcase come into play this year? Ronda? Owens? Matt Riddle? Find out here!
Kyle Starks (Rick & Morty, Rock Candy Mountain, Mars Attacks!) returns to talk Takeover once again! What is exciting, bland, and cringe worthy? Find out here!
Greetings to all the earth humans who use their ear-glands to listen to podcasts! Welcome to another episode of humans talking about human entertainment, specifically comics. WE ARE HUMANS. AND YOU AS A HUMAN ENJOY LISTENINT TO HUMANS TALKING. Oh geez, excuse that bit. We just got a new intern here at C&S West to handel media outreach. We thought […]Continue reading »
Hello there everyone in the world! Yes I said it, literally everyone in the world. I know, I know, we cast a wide net here at Capes & Scowls West. This week, we’re a little tired for some reason, but simultaneously, we’re super jazzed for so many reasons! Firstly, we all went to the movies to see “Teen Titans Go! […]Continue reading »
Tim (@Mad_Dog_Tim), Cliff (@HyprHippo), and Olivia (@SwahiliLove) talk about birthdays, ax throwing, Justice League, Eisner Winners, and other fun stuff! Get it!
Hello there llisteners aound the globe! Your favorite podcast about everything comic related is back for another great reviews episode. And as always, your favorite hosts Nat, Kat and Pat are here with the best comics of the past few weeks. We’ve got some very interesting comic books this week. Everything from superheroes to sci-fi and everything for mature readers […]Continue reading »
Hello everyone and welcome to our SDCC (San Diego Comic Con) spectacular! One of the biggest Cons in the world happened this past weekend. So after takingsome time to collect ourselves, we’ve got a lot of news for you! Oh yeah, I mean of course we had to get out all the gasps and screams beforehand too.Continue reading »
Oh my gosh listeners, San Diego Comic Con (SDCC) is happening right now, and there is so much news to talk about. We here at Capes & Scowls west have been on the edge of our seats for the past few days waiting for the news. Then hearing the news. Then freaking out about the news because of how crazy […]Continue reading »
Hello, hello, hello! As our loyal listeners know, this in the 26th Reviews episode of our humble podcast. And as everyone else is going to find out, we’ve got some very opinioned thoughts on all the comics coming out that are worth reading. In all honesty, we’ve got a lot of comics to review. And we have as many opinions […]Continue reading »
Hello nerd World and all who inhabit it!Capes & Scowls West is back with our 26th episode for you. As usual it’s chock full of banter, information, and this week, an unfortunately small amount of news. But for comics fans, we here at C&S West have a very important topic of discussion – the wedding of Batman and Catwoman! We’ve […]Continue reading »
Hey there loyal listeners, and, well, all listeners in general we’re back with a new reviews episode! We don’t have as many comic reviews as we normally do. But we do have some reviews of other kinds of books. Though most our reviews are positive, we do have a couple pretty scathing ones scattered throughout. Don’t worry however, it’s all […]Continue reading »
Tim, Cliff, and Olivia ramble on about Judge Dredd, Superman, bad music (subjectively) and cheese. Yup cheese.
Greetings world and all the life forms that inhabit it! The universe’s finest podcast about Earth nerd culture (that we know of) is back. We’ve made it all the way to 25 episodes, and we’re not stopping anytime soon baby! And it’s Comic Con season baby therefore we’re going to be talking a lot for the forseeable future about that […]Continue reading »
Hello world and specifically everyone listening! Your favorite comic book podcast about nerd culture is back with our 24th reviews episode. We’ve got so many comic books to talk about, and surprisingly, all of them are good. I know that a lot of the time we have to talk about unfortunately disappointing comics, but this week, it’s all good news! […]Continue reading »
Hello, Hello one and all! We know it’s been a couple weeks since our last episode, but we here at Capes & Scowls West have been out of town, taking a couple weeks of summer vacation. Sure enough, after we’ve taken our two weeks, pretty much every single movie trailer for films we’re excited about dropped in the week leading […]Continue reading »
Tim gives you, beautiful listener, some trade recommendations on a variety of newer graphic novels from May/ June 2018! Let us know if you love any of these titles (or vice versa).
Hey there everyone, you’re favorite Nerd podcast is back with what we believe is our 23rd reviews episode. We had some weird time warp stuff happen, so we’re not quite sure still which reality we’re in. We’ve got a lot of really great reviews for you this week honestly. We crossover on most of our reads coincidentally, so there’s a […]Continue reading »
Greetings loyal fandom! We graciously welcome you back to another episode of Capes & Scowls West. We’ve had some scheduling difficulties in scheduling (mostly due to hosts wanting to make the most of summer!), so we apologize if these episodes are a bit out of our normal schedule.. Anyway, we’re back with a great episode! There’s so much good news […]Continue reading »
Tim breaks down his picks for this years Eisner Awards that take place from SDCC in July! The CAS crew let you know the who and the why of the biggest awards show in comics. Enjoy!
Hello out there to all the fans in the known universe! Everyone at this point has seen Avengers: Infinity War, right? Right!? Well we here at Capes and Scowls West have a couple words about it as well. We’ve got some varying opinions and speculations to share in this special episode. Let’s be real here, there’s a lot or gushing […]Continue reading »
Hey there loyal fans! We’ve got a big landmark issue for us. Well, not for us, per-se, but then again, every issue we do is a landmark issue, so take that as you will. But we are specifically talking about Action Comics Issue #1000. And We are talking about it in bot a literal and figurative sense. Talking about it […]Continue reading »
Hey there Everyone! You have a good day so far? We over here at Capes & Scowls West had a pretty rough morning, but we certainly had a good night last night.. Since as you all know, we just had our 21st episode, and in celebration of our age, we decided to get drunk! Coincidentally it was our host Nat’s […]Continue reading »
What happens in a Russian time loop and who is the most powerful being in the DCU? It isn’t Superman in this “thrilling sequel”!
Hey there everybody! It’s been a minute, but we’re back with everyone’s favorite nerd podcast.. This time around we’ve got reviews, reviews, reviews baby! so many reviews; so little time.. We actually have a lot of terrible comics to review today. Maybe with your help, we can make them better! We talk about a lot of comics and how they […]Continue reading »
Scowlin’ Mad with Tim Review #10 Zero Jumper #1, April 2018 Writer: Patrick Mulholland Artist: Patrick Mulholland Alterna Comics Zero Jumper is a four issue limited series from Alterna Comics. Patrick Mulholland tells a unique story as both writer and artist, which tend to be my favorite comics. The perfection of a creative person’s vision can’t be […]Continue reading »
Kyle Starks (Rick & Morty, Sexcastle) returns to predict all that is Wrestlemania 34! In this final chapter we talk main events, both the serious and the crap!
Kyle Starks (Rick & Morty, Sexcastle) returns to predict all that is Wrestlemania 34! Part 2 focuses on the midcard championship matches!
StarksleMania 34 Part 1 Kyle Starks (Rick & Morty, Sexcastle) returns to predict all that is Wrestlemania 34! Part 1 of 3 includes NXT Takeover and non brand specific matches!
Hey there Everybody! Capes & Scowls West is coming at you hot with our 21st episode! We’ve got not that much news, but a lot to talk about with that news. Despite what our previous episodes might lead you to believe, we’ve got a ton of Marvel Comics news. Our big discussion topic this week is about Fandoms – both […]Continue reading »
Scowlin’ Mad with Tim Review #9 Hit-Girl #2 , March 2018 Writer: Mark Millar Artist: Ricardo Lopez Ortiz Colorist: Sunny Gho Lettering: Melina Mikulic Cover Artist: Amy Reeder, Dustin Nguyen Image Comics Rated Mature! The new Hit-Girl series by creator Mark Millar and Ricardo Lopez Ortiz feels very different from previous Kick-Ass and Hit-Girl comics. The art is […]Continue reading »
Ruin A Comic is a new segment on the Capes And Scowls YouTube page! For those of you who don’t do that dang video site thing, here is the audio! Sure it doesn’t have those fun drawings by Tim but it is still a hoot to listen to! Episode 2 covers The Flash: Rebirth!!
Hey there loyal fan(s)! We’re coming at you with a quick(ish) take on Jessica Jones Season 2. We all at Capes & Scowls West (Nat, Kat and Pat) watched the new season of the gritty, neo-noir private eye series. We’re coning at this season from a couple different angles and levels. Some of us loved it, some of us didn’t […]Continue reading »
Podcast Episode 107! Tim, Cliff, and Olivia talk about Justice League getting a new #1, Indiana Jones 5, Incredibles 2, the Infinity War Trailer, and Batman’s upcoming wedding! Melty! Get back ta me!
Hey hey hey! It’s Naaaaat, Kat and Pat and we’re back baby with some sweet comic reviews! As always, we’ve got the best (and worst) of comics for the past two weeks. This week is a bit interesting because we all read many of the same titles. Usually, we’re pretty different in what we read, but as we discuss, apparently […]Continue reading »
Hey there loyal fans! Its your favorite podcast covering the news of geek/nerd culture and the finest in comic book reviews. We have a doozy of a show for you this week. There’s so many stunned reactions from Nat, Kat, and Pat on all topics ranging from the upcoming Avengers film, Steve Ditko staying in the game, DC’s big moves, […]Continue reading »
Cliff & Olivia review Jessica Jones Season 2 and this time it is chock full of SPOILERS!! So don’t be spoiled…wait to listen if you plan on watching the series. Enjoy!
Greetings there world! We’re back for our 19th review episode. Join your favorite comic book and nerd news podcast hosts Nat Man, Kat (in the Hat), and Pat as we discuss the best and worst comics in the past few weeks. Unfortunately, we’ve actually got a lot of misses this week. A lot of our discussion in this episode centers […]Continue reading »
Hey there Everybody! We’re back from somewhat of a hiatus, and we’ve got more exciting episodes of Capes and Scowls West coming at you! Your favorite podcast hosts for news and reviews are here and we’ve got some thoughts to share with you. For some reason in this episode, we’re especially drawn to fan fic. A lot of the topics […]Continue reading »
Cliff & Olivia sit down to watch and compare the Full Metal Alchemist live action movie on Netflix with it’s source anime! Cliff is a FMA veteran and Olivia is new to the series, so a variety of points-of-view are bound to occur. Check it out!
Ruin A Comic is a new segment on the Capes And Scowls YouTube page! For those of you who don’t do that dang video site thing, here is the audio! Sure it doesn’t have those fun drawings by Tim but it is still a hoot to listen to! Episode 1 covers the Infinity Gauntlet!
If you’ve been listening to Capes & Scowls West, it is no mystery that we all here love Black Panther. Now that Marvel has finally released the official BP solo film, we have some things to say about it. It’s Awesome! Well technically that’s one thing. But we have a bunch of reasons for that one thing… Oh man, what […]Continue reading »
Scowlin’ Mad with Tim Review #8 Vampironica #1 , March 2018 Writer: Greg Smallwood, Meg Smallwood Artist: Greg Smallwood Regular Cover Artist: Greg Smallwood Rating Teen + Archie Comics Vampironica is the newest addition to the Archie Comics horror line. Veronica Lodge is one of the last main characters to explore inside Riverdale’s horror alt-universe, and she shouldn’t disappoint. The […]Continue reading »
Hey there everyone! Capes & Scowls West is flying in for our 18th review issue! we’ve got so much in the way of reviews and so little time. Join your favorite nerdy podcast hosts Nat, Kat, and Pat as we talk the best and worst comics in the past few weeks. Spoiler alert for the episode though: there were a […]Continue reading »
Howdy there all you fellow comic book geeks and general, all-around nerds! Your favorite podcast is back with our 17th reviews issue. Technically 18th, but numbers get confusing sometimes… am I right?! Join Nat, Kat, and Pat as we talk the best and worst comics of the past few weeks. Unfortunately, we had some technical difficulties during recording. So there […]Continue reading »
Hello all our geeks, nerds and fanboys/girls of all ages! Your favorite comic podcast hosts Nat, Kat, and Pat are back for our seventeenth issue! We start off the issue with a couple public service announcements that we should not have to be mentioned, but in this crazy world we live in, apparently crazy (and stupid) things happen. Aside from […]Continue reading »
We are joined once again by comic book genius and wrestling guru Kyle Starks (Rick & Morty, Sexcastle) to predict the 2018 Royal Rumble PPV! Follow Mr. Starks on Twitter @TheKyleStarks and@TheKyleSmarks !
We are joined once again by comic book genius and wrestling guru Kyle Starks (Rick & Morty, Sexcastle) to predict the 2018 Royal Rumble PPV! Follow Mr. Starks on Twitter @TheKyleStarks and@TheKyleSmarks !
Capes & Scowls West is back for our first review episode of 2018. Join your favorite comic podcast hosts Nat, Kat and Pat as we discuss the best comics of the end of 2017 and the beginning of 2018. We review everything from Extremity to X-Men and many of the other letters of the alphabet in between. And as always, […]Continue reading »
Hello (nerd) world and all who inhabit it! Your favorite crew for geek news and reviews is back in 2018. We’re not going anywhere anytime soon, so get used to it. In our first episode of the year we get into it hardcore about all the things 2018 has in store for us! As Always, you can watch the video […]Continue reading »
Hello World, and goodbye 2017! Your favorite crew for comic news and reviews is back for a final time… this year. Join Nat, Kat, and Pat as we talk the biggest and best things 2017 offered us in the nerd world! And as always, you can watch the video recording of the podcast here, and please subscribe to our channel: […]Continue reading »
Welcome Everybody to Capes & Scowls West! In this episode, we list our top three most hated pop-culture comic book characters. The list is short, but tempers are high… So tune in as we scream at each-other, argue bitterly, almost throw things, and even agree on a few! And as always, you can view the podcast recording video below (this […]Continue reading »
Welcome everybody to Capes and Scowls West – Best Trade Paperbacks of All Time! We invite special guest Kim to come talk of our top three favorite paperbacks of all time. So Listen in as we run the gambit of some of the most renown and personally touching comics ever written. And as always, you can watch our podcast on […]Continue reading »
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Cliff and Olivia tell us about the adventures they had in Key West, Lazarus, Hot DDP Yoga Update, and some more!
Tim is here to tell you several ideas to get the comic book fan who has it all, or the newbie who doesn’t know where to start! Happy holidays from CAS!
Kyle Starks returns to talk wrestles! We predict NXT War Games in Houston as well as Survivor Series 2017. Some last minute changes did occur since we recorded, some of which we saw coming? Come for the expert opinions and stay for the Starks! This episode did have audio issues and was edited down to become coherent. All the predictions […]
Hello everyone! The coolest crew for news and reviews is back baby! And boy-howdy is this a news heavy week. There’s so much news that we didn’t even have time for our review at the end. And as will be regular for every show from here on out, you can watch the podcast live video here! Hope you enjoy!
http://secureservercdn.net/188.8.131.52/846.815.myftpupload.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/11/CS-13.5.mp3 Hey there everyone, get ready for Capes and Scowls West issue #13.5! join us as we talk the best and worst comics in the past couple weeks! This is also our second ever live recorded podcast, so follow the link here and watch your favorite hosts in all their glory!
http://secureservercdn.net/184.108.40.206/846.815.myftpupload.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/10/CS-13.0.mp3 Hey Everyone! here is out thirteenth episode, and coincidentially enough, it is also our Halloween episode! It’s basically just a regular episode, but we talk a lot about Halloween. So tune in as we talk comics, news, and the history and experiences of the spooky holiday! Also, this is our first episode that we filmed. We plan to do […]Continue reading »
It is a legacy renumbering event? Hot Yoga! 80’s Workout attire! Max! Aunt Martha? Strangers In Paradise! Thor! Puerto Rico!
http://secureservercdn.net/220.127.116.11/846.815.myftpupload.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/10/CS-12.5.mp3 Capes and Scowls West is in full fledged puberty here as we enter our twelfth reviews issue. Join Nat, Kat and Pat as we talk the best and worst comics of the past week!
http://secureservercdn.net/18.104.22.168/846.815.myftpupload.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/10/CS-12.0.mp3 Capes and Scowls West Issue #12 comes in! We’re almost through puberty here as C&S West. But while we’re still figuring out our voices, we’ve definitely figured out what people want to hear for nerd news and reviews!
http://secureservercdn.net/22.214.171.124/846.815.myftpupload.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/10/CS-11.5.mp3 Hey Everyone! We’re back for our 11th reviews issue! We Went a little overboard with this one, discussing “Nightwing: New Order” for the first 28 minutes of the episode.. But beyond that, pretty standard issue. Tune in as Nat, Kat and Pat (AKA the AT Team) talk comics!
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Scowlin’ Mad with Tim Review #7 Dark Ark #1 ,September 2017 Writer: Cullen Bunn Artist: Juan Doe Letterer: Ryane Hill Regular Cover Artist: Juan Doe Rating 17+ Aftershock Comics Writer Cullen Bunn and artist Juan Doe have created a dark storyline of biblical proportions with September’s Dark Ark #1, a new series from Aftershock Comics! Aftershock is slowly becoming […]Continue reading »
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Scowlin’ Mad with Tim Review #6 Blood Stain TP Vol. 1 April 2016 Writer: Linda Sejic Artist: Linda Sejic Cover: Linda Sejic Image Comics I am very interested in the artistry of Linda Sejic. She has a similar style to her husband Stjepan Sejic (whom I had became familiar with first as well as Capes And Scowls Co-Host Leander […]Continue reading »
Kyle Starks returns to give you the low down on whats going down at Summerslam 2017! There will be winners, losers, and matches nobody cares about!
Kyle Starks returns to give you his opinions on NXT Takeover Brooklyn III! We talk about who is good, bad, and just plain boring. Also Tracey Smothers? You better believe it! He is a delight!
Scowlin’ Mad with Tim Review #5 Kaijumax Season 3 #2 August 2017 Writer: Zander Cannon Artist: Zander Cannon Cover: Zander Cannon Oni Press I keep diving in and out of this series, and that is a mistake on my part because it is a fun read that tells a serious prison story in a less than serious way…with […]Continue reading »
Scowlin’ Mad with Tim Review #4 Brobots Vol. 2: : The Mecha Malarkey August 2017 Writer: J. Torres Artist: Sean K. Dove Cover: Sean K. Dove Oni Press Brobots is an all-ages romp through the adventures of three robots (that are bros of course) as they attempt to have a picnic in the woods. When the Brobots end […]Continue reading »
We interview Starfall creator, Adam Blackhat! We talk webcomics, GLOW, imaginary fights, Injustice and so much more! Support Starfall at www.StarfallWebComic.com!
We talk SDCC2017, trailers, what comics are fun, and why is Saga so beloved anyways?
Tim updates listeners on the East Coast crew and reviews the new Castlevania anime on Netflix!
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Scowlin’ Mad with Tim Review #3 Shirtless Bear Fighter #1 June 2017 Writer: Jody Leheup, Sebastian Girner Artist: Mike Spicer, Nil Vendrell Cover: Andrew Robinson Image Comics I have wanted to talk about newer issues (this one being two weeks old already), but I find myself still raving about this comic. It is a fun ride in […]Continue reading »
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