52 #10 (Stop The Press)

52: The Podcast is a year-long retrospective of the groundbreaking weekly American superhero comic 52 from DC Comics.

This week: Black Adam hosts a summit, TO Morrow does some light reading, and Clark Kent takes a page out of his wife’s playbook.

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Episode 168: Gotham Central

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

How do you get by as a cop in the same city as Batman? With great difficulty, as the officers of Gotham’s Major Crimes Unit discover every time they go to work.

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Planetary #5 (The Good Doctor)

Kieran Shiach has read Planetary more times than he can count. Helena Hart is reading it for the first time. In this podcast, we’ll go through the groundbreaking sci-fi superhero mystery issue-by-issue to talk about its influences and its impact.

In the fifth issue: Elijah seeks answers from Axel Brass, we dive into the history of pulp novels as a publishing medium and Ellis deftly weaves his story into the existing WildStorm continuity.

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Episode 167: Iron Man (Armor Wars)

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

Tony Stark’s tech is out in the wild, and he’s going to have to go rogue to shut it down in this instant classic story from the late-eighties.

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