The Captioned Life

The Captioned Life

A show for the most casual and dedicated fans of comics. Join Sean as he discovers what the world of comics and graphic novels has to offer from one-on-one interviews with industry professionals, round table discussions with passionate fans, and reviews on the latest comics, tv shows, and movies.
New episodes every week.
The Captioned Life is a part of the Comic Watch family.

Recent Episodes

Jan. 24, 2023

#84 Superman: Son Of Kal-El With Bethany W. Pope

Author and Comics Watch contributor Bethany W Pope joins Sean in a review and discussion about the DC Comics series run, Superman: Son Of Kal-El written by Tom Taylor. They discuss how Jon Kent’s humanity in the comics is designed …

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Jan. 17, 2023

#83 ThoughtScape Comics With Matt Mair Lowery

Comics creator Matt Mair Lowery joins Sean to discuss his current Kickstarter-funded comics project, ThoughtScape Comics. They discuss the making of the anthology series, why an anthology is instead of a single story, and the series’ commentary on the current …

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Jan. 10, 2023

#82 Toy Photography With Matt "AmusingKing" Ma

Toy photographer Matt “AmusingKing” Ma joins Sean in talking about his work in the subculture genre. They discuss how Matt got into toy photography, how it has helped him become a better photographer, and how easy it is for anyone …

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Jan. 3, 2023

#81 Your Friendly Nerdy Neighborhood With Lauren Smith

Podcaster and comics nerd Lauren Smith joins Sean in talking about the online community that she has formed, “Your Friendly Nerdy Neighborhood.” They discuss how the online community got started, what makes it different, and what the future holds for …

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Dec. 27, 2022

#80 The Best And Worst Of 2022 With Kevin Stahlecker

Educator and former co-host Kevin Stahlecker joins Sean in discussing their favorite and least favorite things of 2022, such as movie, tv shows, MCU/DCEU projects, comics, and games. They also talk about their WTF moment of the year and what …

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Dec. 20, 2022

#79 Battle Of The Holidays With Paperweight Entertainment

Hosts of Paperweight Entertainment podcast Derek Hoskins and Ian Torrence joins Sean in discussing, and sometimes fighting, about holiday topics, such as our favorite memories, foods, movies, and decorations, all the way through what makes us ticked about the Christmas …

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Recent Blog Posts

DC Comics Review Tim Drake #5

The Captioned Life reviews the latest comic book issue of the titular character published by DC Comics. Written for Comic Watch.

Review for DC Comics' Superman: Son of Kal-El

The recent run of DC Comic's Superman: Son of Kal-El is a fantastic story about the son of Kal-El/Clark Kent and Lois Lane, Jon Kent, taking on the helm …

Top 5 Comic Book Movies To Watch In 2023

With the start of 2023, there’s so much to look forward to when it comes to comic book movies. DC Studios will be ushering in a new cinematic unive…

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Music used in the show: “Fine Line” by Geographer