The Capeless Crusaders

22
Mar

Episode 55: Be More Constructive With Your Criticism

This week, the Crusaders get academic! That's right, on another live podcast from Empire's Comics Vault, the Cru is joined by Television Criticism professor Dr. Michele Foss-Snowden to talk everything from Star Trek and her childhood, to Jessica Jones and Luke Cage, all the way to serial/cereal killers. Also joining via Skype is Dave H. from Colossus Con in Pleasanton, CA, where the Crusaders will be April 8th! It's fun! It's informative! It's a great time with the Crusaders and friends talkin' bout COMICS.

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13
Mar

Episode 54: East Bay Comic Con Wrap

This week the Cru looks a little different. Curtis reprises his role in front of the camera, while Amy (Cracking the Vault/TCC production team) rejoins the cast for a wonderful wrap up of East Bay Comic Con. Cosplay! Comics! He-Man? And yes, we also chat about our plans to see Logan (even if we already did) but our thoughts and hopes are no less relevant!

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12
Mar

Episode 53: Live At Empires (Strikes Back)

This week, the Crusaders come to you once again LIVE (at the time) from Empire's Comics Vault! Joining the guys is Empire's own Ben Schwartz, to chat about his new small press endeavor and kickstarter for Union St. Choir. David also challenges the Crusaders to a new contest of skill and knowledge, but who will prevail?!

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21
Feb

Episode 52: Death of a Lit Fam

This week, the Crusaders tackle the tough discussion of death...only it's not that tough because we are talking about fictional characters. That's right, we are having an "In memorial" episode for those characters we lost in 2016, and taking it a step further to discuss the comic deaths that hit us hardest in our lives. So grab your solid black outfits and handkerchiefs, it's gonna get emotional!

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16
Feb

Union St. Choir Kickstarter Interview w/ Ben Schwartz

This week we speak w/ Ben Schwartz, owner of Empires Comics Vault and Bootleg Publication. We discuss the launch of their Kickstarter for the book Union St. Choir and introduce a new, special segment with Ben. Support Bootleg Pub and this new Kickstarter campaign and get more info at bootlegpub.com.

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13
Feb

Episode 51: Live at Empires Returns

Join the Crusaders for their first ever LIVE (at the time) podcast with a studio audience from Empire's Comics Vault! The gents channel Joan Rivers for a classic round of "who wore it best?" while following it up with two "vs." matches for the ages. You can catch the Crusaders on the first Friday of every month at Empire's, some come down and join the fun!

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18
Jan

Episode 50: The Return of Kal-El

This week, the Crusaders celebrate 50! Episodes that is, nobody is that old yet. A full house of Crusaders, along with a certain FaceTom, gather to reminisce about the journey so far, as well as look ahead to the future of the greatest comic related podcast to ever assault your senses! Jokes! Stories! Jayme’s rugged, Kryptonian good looks! What else could you want from us? Another 50 episodes, you say? Well you better get ready.

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27
Dec

Episode 49: Luke Cage Review

Just in time for the holidays, we sneak you the Christmas/Hanukkah/Kwanzaa gift that is the Capeless Crusaders! This week, we are giving you an episode that's been in the works for a while; it's our chat on Marvel's Netflix hit, Luke Cage! We talk his origins, our thoughts on the show, and more! Perfect for any holiday party, join us for episode 49, as we head towards 2017 and our big 50th episode!

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23
Nov

Special Edition: LIVE From Empire’s Comics Vault

After warding off attacks on the Crusader Castle from Hydra agents, the Crusaders were given refuge by our good friends at Empire’s Comics Vault. Transmitting from the Vault itself, we are reviewing the visual spectacle that is Marvel’s Dr. Strange film. Covering comics we’ve been reading. And new ones you should be checking too! Make sure to stop by Empire’s Comics Vault in Sacramento, CA. Might see you there…(but you won’t see us)

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11
Nov

Episode 48: CrockerCon Wrap

Join the Crusaders this week as they welcome Amy from Cracking the Vault to recap CrockerCon! One of our new favorite events in Sacramento, CrockerCon brings comic art to the museum scene in a big way. There is no way we will ever miss this event going forward, and neither should you! Why you ask? Well we are going to help you find out on The Capeless Crusaders!

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