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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Dec. 13, 2022

#78 Darkwing Duck With Amanda Deibert

Television and comic book writer Amanda Deibert joins Sean in discussing her upcoming work on the Dynamite Comics series, “Darkwing Duck”. They discuss their love for the iconic character, the exciting opportunities Amanda has for the “Terror That Flaps In …

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Dec. 6, 2022

#77 Marvel Universe Online Project With Michael Davenport

Lead writer and creative director Mike “Marvel Mike” Davenport join Sean in talking about the Marvel Universe Online Project. They discuss the origins of the project, what makes it so unique and exciting for game players, and all the cool …

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Nov. 29, 2022

#76 Happy Comic Book Holidays! With Bumpkins

Comics fan and nerd Matt, aka Bumpkins, joins Sean in discussing their favorite holiday-themed comics and their honorable mentions, which include stories where Deadpool tries to kill Santa, Santa is a mutant in the Marvel universe and “Klaus” from Boom …

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Nov. 22, 2022

#75 MCU Phase 4 Review With Tara Kearns

Educator and podcaster Tara Kearns joins Sean in doing a review of Marvel Studios Phase 4 projects. They discuss their overall thoughts, some of their favorites of the phase such as heroes, villains, scenes, and lines, and what they’re looking …

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Nov. 15, 2022

#74 Black Panther Wakanda Forever Review With Karama ”TheBlerdGurl” H…

Journalist and content creator Karama Horne, also known as “TheBlerdGurl,” joins Sean in reviewing the latest Marvel Studios film, Black Panther: Wakanda Forever. They discuss the emotional impact of the movie in regards to pain, loss, and grief; if Namor …

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Nov. 8, 2022

#73 Comic Watch With Editor-In-Chief Matt Meyer

Editor-In-Chief Matt Meyer joins Sean in talking about the comics news site, Comic Watch. They discuss what the organization is about, fascinating insights about the comics industry, and what makes Comic Watch unique from other comic book news sites. They …

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Nov. 1, 2022

#72 ”Nottingham Volume 2: A King’s Ransom” With David Hazan

David Hazan, author of Mad Cave Studios’ “Nottingham”, joins the show to talk about volume 2 of his popular hit series. The sequel volume continues to tell the story of the legendary characters of the Sheriff of Nottingham, Robin Hood, …

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Oct. 25, 2022

#71 She-Hulk Review With VeganSuperKick

Sean is joined by content creator and She-Hulk fan VeganSuperKick to review and discuss Marvel Studios’ latest streaming series, She-Hulk. In this episode, they discuss how the show kept true to the character in the comics, how it’s a show …

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Oct. 18, 2022

Break Week With Podcast Recommendations

This week, The Captioned Life is taking a break, but in the meantime listen to some trailers of other great podcasts and see if you can find another podcast that you’ll enjoy!

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Oct. 11, 2022

#70 Making Cosplay Props With Greg ”PropWay” Enriquez

When you think about comics and conventions, there are many things that undoubtedly pop up in your mind, but probably one of the most popular subcultures in the world of comics is cosplay. Popular cosplay YouTuber and TikToker Greg “PropWay” …

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Oct. 4, 2022

#69 Comic Sales History With Comichron’s John Jackson Miller

Are comic book sales doing better than ever? Or are they plummeting? Sean explores this question with guest John Jackson Miller, creator of the comics sales history website “Comichron”. John provides some insight on what we can and cannot know …

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Sept. 27, 2022

#68 Behind The Panels With David Pepose

In a special “Inside The Panels” episode, comics writer David Pepose joins the show to discuss his career in the comics industry. David shares about his previous life as a crime reporter, his experience as a 3rd generation comics reader, …

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Sept. 20, 2022

#67 What Is Anime? With yaseenthatguy

Sean is joined by popular anime TikToker, yaseenthatguy, to talk about what exactly is anime. They discuss the definition and subculture of anime, how anime has become popular, how social media and other facts have created toxicity in the fandom …

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Sept. 13, 2022

#66 D23 Expo News (2022) With Rianna Paez ”Marvel Twin”

The biannual D23 Expo just wrapped up with all of its major announcements about the future of Disney. Sean is joined by special guest Rianna Paez “Marvel Twin”, a Marvel merch content creator, to break down and discuss the news …

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Sept. 6, 2022

#65 Aceblade & Escape Rooms With Danny Quick

Comics Creator and indie business owner Danny Quick joins the show to discuss his comics about Aceblade and the 4th Wall Universe, his journey in becoming a writer, making an Aceblade-themed escape room to create more entertainment opportunities for his …

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Aug. 30, 2022

TRAILER - Welcome To The Captioned Life Show!

New look, new format, same great show! Starting September 6th, we will be a part of the Comic Watch family, releasing episodes weekly. Each episode will feature a guest from the comics industry or a passionate fan for discussions or …

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Aug. 1, 2022

ANNOUNCEMENT: Show Updates - August 1st, 2022

The Captioned Life is undergoing some changes and updates and we wanted to share with you the news. Listen to what is changing, what is staying the same, and what you can expect moving forward. Because of these changes, we …

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July 19, 2022

SHOW REVIEW: ”Ms. Marvel” With Maria Akhtar

The latest Disney+ project from Marvel Studios, Ms. Marvel, premiered June 8th, 2022, and its final episode of the season was released on July 13th. The story follows Kamala Khan, a high school Pakistani Muslim girl from Jersey City who …

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