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Capes On the Couch - Where Comics Get Counseling

Dec 7, 2022

  • Intro
    • Reminder of charity event on 12/18

  • Background (4:02)
    • Moira MacTaggert created by Chris Claremont & Dave Cockrum in Uncanny X-Men #96 (Dec. 1975)
    • Moira Kinross had been dating Joseph MacTaggert prior to meeting Charles Xavier, but left Joseph to become engaged to Charles
    • Joseph managed to...


Nov 30, 2022

For the FIFTH TIME, we are visited by the hilarious ERICA SCHULTZ! Do we talk comics? Eventually…

  • Intro
  • Background

  • Bylines in Blood
    • Basis for story

  • NYCC announcements
    • X-23: Deadly Regenesis
    • Hallow’s Eve

  • Ending
    • Next episodes: Moira MacTaggert, Gladiator, Aquaman

    • Plugs...


Nov 23, 2022

This show is going green, as we cover POISON IVY with the help of licensed therapist Sara Boyadjis!

  • Intro
    • Sara - give us your background

  • Background (2:54)
    • Poison Ivy, Dr. Pamela Lillian Isley, created by Robert Kanigher & Carmine Infantino in Batman #181 (June 1966)
    • Originally a botanist who was...


Nov 16, 2022

  • Intro
  • Background
    • Mystique, Raven Darkholme, created by Chris Claremont & Dave Cockrum in Ms. Marvel #16 (April 1978)
    • To this day, Mystique’s true origins have never been revealed
    • The earliest stories place her around 1900, where she was presenting as male and in a relationship with Irene Adler (Destiny), an...


Nov 9, 2022

Before he makes his big screen debut in Wakanda Forever, we take a deep dive on NAMOR! To what depths does his distrust of the surface world go?

  • Intro
    • New patron: Citizen Amar-Kareem

  • Background (4:55)
    • Namor Mckenzie, the Sub-Mariner, created by Bill Everett in Motion Picture Funnies Weekly (April 1939)...