Welcome to Journey Into Misery, where I explain complicated comics characters and concepts to the patient and perpetually perplexed Helena Hart.
On this first episode, we decide to start off with something manageable, so we’re focusing on the entire DC Multiverse. Going forward, it’s going to be important to explain what we mean when we say things like “Pre-Crisis” and “New 52” so instead of adding a disclaimer, we dedicated the first episode to covering as much of it as we could.
Continue reading Episode 1: The DC Multiverse
It’s the milestone fiftieth episode, and an episode this huge needs two huge guests! This week I’m joined by Max Smashmaster and Blaster McMassive of the 2014 Kings of Trios, The Devastation Corporation.
In this monumental episode, Max and Blaster reveal how they hooked up with Sidney Bakabella, the surprising reason for Flex Rumblecrunch’s recruitment and the shocking revelation about why they’re really with The Flood.
Continue reading Episode 50: Devastation Corporation
This week I’m joined by gear-maker extraordinaire Hayley Jane to talk about Closet Champion and her upcoming third album, Devil Makes Three.
Continue reading Episode 49: Hayley Jane
A bit of a different one this week. Aidan Sullivan came up to Manchester to spend Halloween with myself and Helena Hart, so the next morning we recorded a podcast on my crappy laptop mic about being a wrestling newbie and having over-eager boyfriends.
Continue reading Episode 48: Aidan Sullivan & Helena Hart
We’re wrapping up the month-long odyssey through WCW’s Halloween Havocs with 1998, The Nitro Girls, Rick Steiner’s amazing Monopoly pieces, and a match considered one of the worst of all time.
Continue reading Episode 47: Halloween Havoc 1998
Carrying on the all-October-long journey through a random assortment of WCW’s Halloween Havocs has brought us to 1993, which features a wheel, a deal and the greatest three minutes in wrestling history.
Continue reading Episode 46: Halloween Havoc 1993
While our attempt to chronicle Halloween Havoc 1989 was lost to the ages, Chris Sims, Chris Haley and myself are back with our tales from watching Havoc ’91 for you all to enjoy.
While it doesn’t reveal how far Sims is willing to go with Batman, it does have the Chamber of Horrors, the Halloween Phantom and some darn good rapping.
Continue reading Episode 45: Halloween Havoc 1991