Comic Review: Join The Future #1 (Aftershock Comics)

Comic Review: Join The Future #1 (Aftershock Comics) Writer: Zack Kaplan Artist: Piotr Kowalski, Brad Simpson Letterer: Hassan Otsmane-Elhaou Fans of Capes And Scowls should know all about writer Zack Kaplan. We interviewed him a few years back when his first comic book Eclipse was coming out and again last year at New York Comic Con. Zack is a sweet […]

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Interview – Eric’s Journey

Interview – Eric’s Journey     Tim sat down with Eric and Amanda Majusiak to talk about Eric’s diagnosis with HLH, the start of Ericsjourney.org , and comfort through miniature painting. If you know anyone going through HLH treatment this is a must listen podcast! If you would like more information on Eric’s Journey please head to http://www.ericsjourney.org/ Thank you […]

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Capes & Scowls West Feb. Reviews – Martian Manhunter, Protector #1, The After Realm #1

Martian Manhunter

Hey there everyone! Welcome to another great reviews episode of C&S West. This week it’s just the boys. Kat had prior engagements, so Nat and Pat tackle some reviews by ourselves. This week we’re talking The After Realm #1 written and illustrated by Michael Avon Oeming and Protector #1 written by Daniel M. Benson and Simon Roy with art by […]

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Trade Review – Is This Guy For Real? The Unbelievable Andy Kaufman

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 […]

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Capes & Scowls West 12/20 reviews – Dark Knight Returns: Golden Child #1, Wonder Woman Dead Earth #1, and Batman: Last Knight on Earth #3

Batwoman

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 […]

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Tapes And Scowls Episode 32, “For Taste And More, It’s Freebird”

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 […]

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Capes & Scowls West Reviews – The Question: Deaths of Vic Sage, Family Tree, Batman: Curse of the White Knight

Von Fries

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 […]

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Capes & Scowls West Reviews – Squirrel Girl #50, Far Sector #1, Deadpool #1

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 […]

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Baltimore Comic Con 2019 Interview: Nicoline Evans

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 […]

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Capes & Scowls West 9/13 – Riddler, Harley Quinn & Poison Ivy, Doomsday Clock

Harley and Ivy

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 […]

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Minisode 72, “That Minisode With Paul That Tim Edited While Drunk.”

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 […]

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Capes & Scowls West 8/30 Reviews: Batman/Superman #1, Curse of the White Knight #2, Middlewest

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 […]

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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 […]

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Tapes And Scowls Episode 17 – “Man-Man, The Greatest Movie in All of Hollywood”

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 […]

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Learning ABCs All Bout Cryptids Episode 3 Alien Big Cats

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!  

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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!  

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Learning ABC’s (All’Bout Cryptids) Episode 1, The Beast Of Bray Road

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 […]

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Tapes And Scowls Episode 5, “Exploited Dynamite and the Guy With The Bugs in his Back Goes Crash”

Tapes And Scowls Episode 5, “Exploited Dynamite and the Guy With The Bugs in his Back Goes Crash” https://secureservercdn.net/184.168.47.225/846.815.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 […]

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DAWG Pro Wrestling Interview, Dr. Lawrence Zirconium

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 […]

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Capes & Scowls West 3/22 Reviews – Ronin Island, Little Bird

Little Bird

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 […]

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Capes & Scowls West Episode #42 – The Meaning of LIfe, the Universe and Everything

Live Action Disney

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 […]

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Capes & Scowls West 2/15 Reviews – Wonder Twins, Young Justice, Daredevil

Wonder Twins

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 […]

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Capes & Scowls West 2/1 Reviews – Heroes in Crisis, Young Justice, Naomi

Naomi

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 […]

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“Unfortunately, We Tackle Comicsgate” CAS Episode 112 Part 2

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.

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“Unfortunately, We Tackle Comicsgate” CAS Episode 112 Part 1

  It had to happen. We talk Comicsgate. All the ugly and awful. Beware harsh quotes. Form an opinion and defend it.

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Capes & Scowls West Episode #40 – Events!

EVENTS

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 […]

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Capes & Scowls West 1/4 Reviews – Ironheart, Captain Marvel, Young Justice

Young Justice

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 […]

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Royal Rumble 2019 Predictions Pt. 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 2 of 2.

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Royal Rumble 2019 Predictions Pt. 1

  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.

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“Fifteen Second Hula Girl”, CAS Episode 111 Part 2

     

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“Fifteen Second Hula Girl”, CAS Episode 111 Part 1

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.  

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Does Pat Get It? Episode 5: Domino #6

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.

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Does Pat Get It? Episode 4: Crude 6

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?

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Capes & Scowls West 12/21 Reviews – Batman Damned #2, Goddess Mode #1, Klaus #1

Klaus and the Crying Snowman

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. […]

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“DB Cooper and The Tastycake Zeros”, CAS Episode 110 Part 2

DB Cooper, Brad Melter, Tom King, Shazam, and Motorcycles!!!!

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“DB Cooper and The Tastycake Zeros”, CAS Episode 110 Part 1

DB Cooper, Brad Melter, Tom King, Shazam, and Motorcycles!!!!

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Does Pat Get It? Episode 3 Black Hammer: Age of Doom #5

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!

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Does Pat Get It? Episode 2: Wicked & The Divine 38

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!

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Does Pat Get It? Ep 1: Eclipse 10

  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!

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Summerslam 2018 Prediction Show Part 2 ft. Kyle Starks

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!

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SummerSlam 2018 Prediction Show Part 1 ft. Kyle Starks

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!

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NXT Takeover Brooklyn IV Predictions Show ft. Kyle Starks

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!

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“Bury The Hatchet”, CAS Episode 109

Tim (@Mad_Dog_Tim), Cliff (@HyprHippo), and Olivia (@SwahiliLove) talk about birthdays, ax throwing, Justice League, Eisner Winners, and other fun stuff! Get it!

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Capes & Scowls West Issue #27.5 – So Many Great Comics!!

Brave and the Bold

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 […]

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“Cave Aged”, CAS Episode 108

    Tim, Cliff, and Olivia ramble on about Judge Dredd, Superman, bad music (subjectively) and cheese. Yup cheese.

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New Trade Reviews June 2018 Minisode

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).

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2018 Eisner Awards Special Minisode

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!

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Ruin A Comic Episode 3, Red Son

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”!

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Scowlin’ Mad with Tim #10, Zero Jumper #1

    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 […]

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StarksleMania 34 Part 3

    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!

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StarksleMania 34 Part 2

  Kyle Starks (Rick & Morty, Sexcastle) returns to predict all that is Wrestlemania 34! Part 2 focuses on the midcard championship matches!

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StarksleMania 34 Part 1

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!

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Scowlin’ Mad with Tim #9, Hit-Girl #2

  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 […]

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Ruin A Comic Episode 2, The Flash: Rebirth

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!!

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“Melty”, CAS Episode 107

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!

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Jessica Jones Season 2 Spoiler Review

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!

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Full Metal Alchemist: The Movie Review

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!

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Ruin A Comic Episode 1- Infinity Gauntlet

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!

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“Enter The Wheddiez”, CAS Episode 106

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Vampironica #1, Scowlin’ Mad With Tim # 8

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 […]

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Royal Rumble 2018 Predictions Part 2

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 !

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Royal Rumble 2018 Predictions Part 1

  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 !

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“I am Taking Steps To Become Mariah”, CAS Episode 105

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Snagglepuss

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 […]

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“The Porch”, CAS Minisode 62 (Legacy)

Cliff and Olivia tell us about the adventures they had in Key West, Lazarus, Hot DDP Yoga Update, and some more!

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Holiday Gift Guide 2017

    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!

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NXT War Games/ Survivor Series 2017 Special Ft. Kyle Starks

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 […]

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Capes and Scowls West Issue #14.0

Thor Ragnarock

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!

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Capes and Scowls West issue #13.5

DC House of Horror

https://secureservercdn.net/184.168.47.225/846.815.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!

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