Good Egg/Bad Egg Special #1

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

This a small bonus episode, only ten minutes or so, where we break up a bunch of the teams on the Good Egg/Bad Egg list and slot them in individually.

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Episode 29: Blue Beetle & Booster Gold

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

Bwa-Ha-Ha! It’s the best double-act in comic books, The Blue & The Gold! Featuring chuckles, time-travel, and heartbreaking grief.

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Episode 28: Black Panther

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

Bow down to the king! It’s comics’ favourite monarch, T’Challa of Wakanda. Also featuring Shuri, T’Chaka, White Wolf, Erik Killmonger and the disembodied spirit of the clone of Adolf Hitler.

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Episode 27: Hawkeye

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 tackling everyone’s favourite blonde haired, blue-eyed archer.  No, not that one, it’s Hawkeye, or rather, Hawkeyes as we talk about the multiple characters to rock purple better than anyone else in comics.

Also, listen right through to the end for a brand new segment!

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Episode 26: The Question

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

In one of the bleakest episodes yet, we talk about the faceless detective known as The Question, from the highs of the O’Neil/Cowan run to the super lows of The New 52.

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Episode 25: Venom

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

For our twenty-fifth episode, we’re focusing not just on Venom, but all of the sinister symbiotes Marvel Comics has to offer, including Carnage, Toxin, Hybrid and… Bizarnage?!

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Episode 24: Spider-Man (The Clone Saga)

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

It’s one of the most talked about and controversial storylines in comics history, the “epic” that encompassed everything Spider-Man for over two years known as The Clone Saga!

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