Category Archives: Journey Into Misery

Episode 161: X-Factor Investigations

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

While the X-Men deal with world-ending crises, someone needs to be there for the little guy, and that’s where X-Factor comes in. A mutant private investigation firm that becomes something so much more, in one of the best, most loved runs of the 21st century.

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Episode 160: Superboy

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

Kon-El was one of the biggest breakout stars of DC in the ’90s and 00’s and then disappeared completely. Track the rise and fall and return of Superboy in our latest episode.

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Episode 159: Continuity Catch-Up 2018

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

Catch up on the year in superhero comics with our bumper continuity catch-up. Who lived, who died, who got married, who didn’t; everything you need to know about superheroes in 2018 in this episode.

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Episode 154: Batman (Snyder/Capullo)

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

Scott Snyder and Greg Capullo’s horror-tinged five year run redefined Batman for this decade, and we’re gonna dig into it on this week’s Journey Into Misery.

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