The Capeless Crusaders

12
Oct

Episode 47: An Author No Moore

This week, the Crusaders discuss the career and retirement of the enigmatic wizard of comic book writing, Alan Moore! From his greatest works, to his sometimes controversial antics, the Crusaders pay tribute to an influential pillar of modern comics and graphic novels, while still maintaining a critical outlook in his storied career.

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21
Sep

Episode 46: (Kinda) LIVE from CrockerCon

Join the Crusaders this week for a live (at the time) podcast with Amy from Cracking the Vault at CrockerCon! Multiple guests join the crew as Jared Konopitski (jaredkonopitski.com), Sir Aaron Carter (vgbstudios.com), Laura Benson (facebook.com/oblivioncomics), and Ben Schwartz (empirescomics.com) all round out a fantastic evening of comics, culture, and art! What inspires Jared's fantastic art? Which Deadpool did Aaron and Laura think wore it best? Who's side is Ben on in Civil War 2?! Find out all this and more on this weeks episode of the Capeless Crusaders/Cracking the Vault!

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18
Sep

Episode 45: Who Wore It Best #2 (YAS Queen)

This week, the Crusaders become fashion police, as we debate who wore it best among some of DC's finest! Sprinkle in a chat about some of our favorite villains and a whole heaping serving of comic representation talk centered around Marvel's newest hero Mosaic and you've got a full serving of the Capeless Crusaders! Grab a seat and help yourself!

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9
Sep

Episode 44: StocktonCon Wrap

This week, join the Crusaders as we talk Cons! Not convicts, mind you, conventions! Our very own Curtis Fisher was in Stockton for the 5th annual StocktonCon, where he encountered the best of the best when it comes to local cosplayers, comic creators, and even some pro wrestling legends! We also preview CrockerCon, this Thursday at the Crocker Art Museum from 5pm-9pm. Come out for a live podcast recording along with Empire’s Cracking the Vault Podcast! All that and more right here on the Capeless Crusaders!

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13
Aug

Episode 43: Suicide Squad Review

Have you ever wondered which DC villains would correlate to which Fresh Prince of Bel-Air characters? No? Well you are about to find out anyway, as this week the Capeless Crusaders talk about DC's latest theatrical offering, Suicide Squad! Our thoughts, our likes, our dislikes, and what we really think about Jared Leto's take on the clown prince of crime, all coming at you in glorious podcast form! Hopefully none of us lose our heads over this one. Get it? Because they have bombs in their necks? Nevermind.

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11
Jul

Episode 42: Live! (Unless You’re Dead)

News! Reactions to news! Segments segments segments! Segues? Of course! That's how the Crusaders roll, and this week is no different! Wizard and wrestlers in the DC TV universe. Bats and Supes get a second chance at a first impression. We meet a beloved character all over again, and we debate who wore it best! There is just a lot to do this week, check it out!

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27
Jun

Episode 41: Crisis Of Too Many Words

In a time of Crisis, one podcast will rise above the rest. One podcast will unite to face the end times. One podcast will take a really long time reading a really long story. One podcast will tackle the penultimate 80's comic event, Crisis on Infinite Earths! This week, the Crusaders welcome guest Manderson onto the show to discuss DC's 80's epic, as well as reactions to the TV Superman casting for season 2 of Supergirl! What happens when every lad in the DC universe is replaced with nad? Guess you'll just have to listen in!

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14
Jun

Episode 40: Age Of Hydra

For the first time in over a year, Tom aka tall dark not ugly is live in studio! Is it a sign of the "Apocalypse"? A "Rebirth" of the podcast? What the "Hail" is going on here?! Were those lame jokes too obvious? Regardless, this week the Crusaders discuss the two most hotly discussed comics in recent memory, DC's Rebirth and Marvel's Captain America: Steve Rogers, as well as the latest X-Men film, X-Men: Apocalypse! Does Jubilee get her just due? We'll find out! We've even got a special guest who may share a last name with a Crusader!

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14
May

Episode 39: Captain America Civil War

As the great poet Axl Rose once asked, what's so civil about war anyhow? That's right, almost a year after the Crusaders first tackled the Civil War comic event, they once again convene to discuss the blockbuster powerhouse cinematic event, Captain America: Civil War. What does this mean for the Marvel cinematic universe? How does it compare to the comics themselves? Is Esteves still the only one on team Iron Man? All this and more, this week on the Capeless Crusaders!

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1
May

Episode 38: Truth? Or Daredevil?

This week, the Crusaders take on Frank Miller's classic 1993 work, The Man Without Fear! Comparing it to its contemporary Netflix interpretation, as well as dissecting some of their favorite moments from season 2, can they be the force that singlehandedly brought about a Punisher TV series?! The Crusaders also hit on some recent comic TV and movie news, as well as choosing sides for the upcoming Civil War!

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