Category Archives: Journey Into Misery

Episode 16: Daredevil (Brubaker/Lark)

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

Matt Murdock is off to jail this week, before a jaunt Europe and dealing with possibly the worst fate one of Matt’s love-interests has endured yet. Also, the most bizarre C-List villain yet!

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Episode 15: Daredevil (Bendis/Maleev)

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

This week we’re going from the grounded and gritty Frank Miller to the over-the-top bonkers cynicism of Ann Nocenti, with demons, aliens and lots of identity issues.

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Episode 14: Daredevil (Ann Nocenti)

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

This week we’re going from the grounded and gritty Frank Miller to the over-the-top bonkers cynicism of Ann Nocenti, with demons, aliens and lots of identity issues.

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Episode 13: Daredevil (Frank Miller)

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

It’s the start of Daredevil season, and we’re starting with the most influential and exciting run of them all, Frank Miller’s! Featuring Elektra, Born Again, The Man Without Fear and more!

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Episode 12: Loki

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

This week we’re covering everyone’s favourite mischief maker, The Prince of Lies himself Loki. This episode goes from the beginning of J. Michael Straczynski’s run on Thor, right through Journey Into Mystery and Young Avengers to the current day in Loki: Agent of Asgard.

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Bonus: Journey Into Ancestry

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

In a special bonus episode, I sat down with my grandad to talk all about his love of superheroes, how that influenced me as a kid and how it made me the man I am today.

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Episode 11: Captain Marvel

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

This week we we’re talking about all the Captains Marvel in the history of Marvel Comics, and talk about one of the most disgusting events to ever happen to a fictional character.

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