Episode 6: Guardians of the Galaxy

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 the modern day Guardians of the Galaxy all the way from before they were a team in Annihilation through to the most recent issue of the relaunched comic.

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Episode 5: The Flash (The New 52)

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

Here’s a little midweek bonus episode as we wrap up our Flash discussion with Flashpoint, The New 52 and why Barry Allen is history’s greatest villain.

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Bonus: Helena Reads Justice League: Origin

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

This week, being Christmas, Helena has left me all alone to spend time with her family back down south. In anticipation of this blatant betrayal, we recorded a bonus episode for the week she wasn’t here. Without any information going in, H sat down and read the first six issues of Geoff Johns & Jim Lee’s Justice League from The New 52, and then we talked about it a bunch.

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Episode 2: The Flash (Pre-Crisis)

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 the character that started it all, The Flash, and going from Jay Garrick in the forties all the way through to the death of Barry Allen at Crisis on Infinite Earths.

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