Episode 136: Marvel 1602

Welcome to Journey Into Misery, where I explain complicated comics characters, continuity and concepts to the patient and perpetually perplexed Helena Hart.

I was going to write an olde English description for this, but I can’t be bothered. We’re kicking off a month of fan-favorite stories with Neil Gaiman, Adam Kubert, Richard Isanove and Todd Klein’s flashback epic, 1602.

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Episode 135: Nextwave

Welcome to Journey Into Misery, where I explain complicated comics characters, continuity and concepts to the patient and perpetually perplexed Helena Hart.

It’s like Shakespeare, but with lots more punching; Warren Ellis and Stuart Immonen’s masterful send-up of mid-2000s superhero comics, Nextwave: Agents of HATE.

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Episode 20: Elana Levin

A comic book based biography in podcast form. Every month, Kieran Shiach talks to a new guest about their relationship with comic book culture and how it shaped them into the person they are.

Graphic Policy’s Elana Levin joins me for a conversation about the cross-section of fandom and activism and her own history of growing up a solitary comic fan.

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Episode 133: Legion of Super-Heroes (Jim Shooter)

Welcome to Journey Into Misery, where I explain complicated comics characters, continuity and concepts to the patient and perpetually perplexed Helena Hart.

Today, we’re dipping back into the Legion of Super-Heroes for one of the most influential and important runs on the characters.

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Episode 19: Rachael Smith

A comic book based biography in podcast form. Every month, Kieran Shiach talks to a new guest about their relationship with comic book culture and how it shaped them into the person they are.

Isabella & Blodwen‘s Rachael Smith sits down with me for take two of our attempt to record a podcast to talk all about autobio comics, crowd-funding campaigns and Sonic The Comic.

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