Episode 40: Darkseid

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

This week’s episode is a break from format as we sat down in a hotel room with Chris Sims to have a very informal chat about Darkseid!

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Episode 39: Captain Britain

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

Rule Britannia! We’re talking about the United Kingdom’s foremost superhero, Captain Britain!

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Episode 38: New Teen Titans

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

Titans Together! This week we’re talking about one of the biggest ongoing superhero comics of the 1980s, Marv Wolfman and George Perez’s New Teen Titans.

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Episode 37: Fantastic Four (Waid/Wieringo)

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

We just couldn’t finish Fantastic Four season without touching on the seminal run by Mark Waid and Mike Wieringo, featuring the scariest Doctor Doom story in over fifty years of the character.

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Episode 36: Fantastic Four (Jonathan Hickman)

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

It’s (still) clobberin’ time, as we tackle Jonathan Hickman’s modern classic run on Fantastic Four & FF. Also, the first special guest in Journey Into Misery history.

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Episode 35: Fantastic Four (Stan Lee & Jack Kirby)

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

It’s clobberin’ time! This week we tackle one of the most important runs in comics history, as Stan Lee & Jack Kirby build the Marvel Universe from the ground up with the Fantastic Four!

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Episode 34: Starman

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

There’s a Starman, waiting in this podcast! Multiple Starmen, as we talk about one of the most sprawling superhero legacies in DC Comics history.

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