Category Archives: Journey Into Misery

Episode 122: X-Men (Onslaught)

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

One of the most memorable events of the nineties, for all the wrong reasons. Can our hosts survive the onslaught of complicated continuity?

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Episode 121: Continuity Catch-Up 2017

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To see the year out in style, we’re going breakneck speed through all the big continuity changes of 2017. Who lived? Who died? Who was a Nazi? Everything you love and hate about superhero comics.

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Episode 120: Three Years Later

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It’s our third birthday! To celebrate three years of Journey Into Misery, we’re doing another D-List anthology episode including Death’s Head, Doop and Dark Claw.

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Episode 119: JLA (Grant Morrison & Howard Porter)

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

With the Justice League movie in cinemas, we take a look at one of the most iconic runs on a JLA comic of all time.

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Episode 118: Thor: Ragnarok

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

With the new film in theatres, we looked at the Ragnarok storyline from the comics and then the story which followed which was a big influence on the first Thor movie as Asgard comes to Oklahoma.

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Episode 117: Secret Empire

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Secret Empire is over, which means we’re going through the event itself and try and figure exactly where it went wrong.

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Episode 116: Captain America (Nick Spencer)

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

Secret Empire is coming to a close, so we’ve put together a special two-parter to explain everything that went down so you don’t have to read it. First up, all the events that lead up including social justice supervillains, sentient cosmic cubes and that infamous “Hail Hydra” page.

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