Trade Review – Loud! Tim brings you a more adult themed graphic novel this week! Loud! is a story about a nightclub with interesting patrons and how they overlap with each other throughout the night. Sometimes sexy, sometimes scary, this story delivers a strong message without many words at all. Let Maria Llovet’s art take you on a […]
Trade Review Vault – Invincible Tp 1 Tim is back to let you know what he thinks of Invincible leading up to the release of the soon to be hit cartoon on Amazon! Will this title be a favorite or a flop? How invincible is it really? Find out now!
Trade Review – Taarna (2019) Tim takes us to a war-torn land that only a beautiful woman on a pterodactyl can bring peace to. It’s Heavy Metal’s Taarna! This miniseries is from 2019 and is different from the newer one of 2020-2021. Can Alex DeCampi and crew expand on the mythology of a classic character? Find out now! […]
Floppeez & Thickemz Episode 1 – TMNT: The Last Ronin It’s a new show! I know what your thinking…the hell is a floppeez or thickemz? It is a new recommendation show where Tim tells you if a new series is worth scooping up in issues (floppeez) or waiting for the trade (thickemz). This was jokingly asked for by several […]
Shuster Shoots Episode 1 – Dune: House Atreides #1 Shuster, perhaps best known for his contributions to the CAS YouTube page, returns with a new series! In “Shuster Shoots” you will hear the unfiltered opinions of Shuster! On our inaugural episode Shuster reviews the upcoming Dune comic from Boom Studios! Will he love it or will his love for […]
Trade Review – Forager Tim takes a look at a Jet City Comics trade called Forager. This graphic novel features a cool combination of talent that Tim likes from other projects. Will that love translate to Forager? Let’s find out!
Trade Review – Snow Tim returns to review another slice of life story, this time focused on a young woman names Dana and her small northern town. Is this the kind of indie book we need more of? Maybe! Tim will let you know right now!
Trade Review – Green Lantern: Emerald Twilight Tim tackles an important 90’s storyline for Green Lantern in “Emerald Twilight”. The story arc got new eyes on the title that it desperately needed and introduced a fan favorite character by it’s end!
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!
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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!
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
November 19th 2016 Today was day one of the NJ Comic Expo 2016 and I had a blast! This is the type of comic convention that will only grow and get better year after year. There was something for everyone: Comic back issues, cosplay, artists, writers, vendors, actors, and even a Superman themed auction! Don’t fret though if you didn’t […]