Capes on the Couch

A comic aficionado and a board-certified psychiatrist look at the various neuroses of your favorite heroes and villains and provide options for treatment.

Saving the world doesn’t necessarily mean you go home happy. How’s the mental health of your favorite superhero? A comic aficionado and a board-certified psychiatrist look at the various neuroses of your favorite heroes and villains and provide options for treatment.

This podcast is a member of the GonnaGeek Podcast Network but is not owned by GonnaGeek.


All Episodes

Issue 3 – Tony Stark

Dr. Issues learns we don’t have the licensing budget for good music, and Anthony discovers he’s like Iron Man, but not in the cool, mechanized suit-wearing kinda way. Show notes: Introduction Background on Tony Stark Starts off as Howard Hughes…

Musings on Joker

Dr. Issues’s thoughts on the Clown Prince of Crime

Episode 2 – Joker

Anthony and Dr. Issues discuss the Clown Prince of Crime, and Doc gets a buzz out of his new patient. Literally. Show notes: Introduction Background on Joker Arch-nemesis of Batman Introduced early on in Batman’s history Multiple backstories…

Episode 1 – Eddie Brock

Our debut episode, where Anthony & Dr. Issues introduce themselves, discuss Eddie Brock, and discover that psychiatrists are underwear salesmen. Sort of. It’s a metaphor. Show notes: Introduction Background on Eddie Brock Journalist ruined by…