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Episode 66: Secret Wars II

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

We’re not sure which is more taxing, Spider-Man having to explain pooing to The Beyonder, or Kieran explaining Spider-Man explaining pooing to The Beyonder to Helena.

Either way, its Secret Wars II!

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Episode 62: Deadpool

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

Catching up with the Merc With A Mouth ahead of this week’s blockbuster movie, Helena learns to love Deadpool!

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Episode 55: Santa Claus

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It’s the most wonderful time of the year! The first ever Journey Into Misery Christmas Special, and we’re looking at some of Ol’ Saint Nick’s greatest and weirdest appearances in superhero comics.

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Episode 53: One Year Later

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It’s our birthday! It’s been one year since the launch of Journey Into Misery, and boy how time flies. In this very special two-and-a-half-hour episode, we’re going into some the weirdest and most wonderful D-List characters who are slightly too obscure to get their own episode.

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Episode 33: Avengers Academy

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 biggest episodes yet, as we tackled Avengers: The Initiative, Avengers Academy, Avengers Arena and Avengers Undercover. They’re all books that focus on teen superheroes, so there’s a fair share of misery this week.

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Episode 31: Young Avengers

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

I’m too busy to write the intro this week, so I’ve handed it over to H

“This is Young Avengers. It’s about young Avengers. Avengers, that are young.”

Thanks bae.

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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 22: The Avengers (Jonathan Hickman)

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There is only Secret Wars! Before that, however, was three years worth of Avengers stories where things just get progressively worse for everyone involved. Get ready for Marvel’s blockbuster summer event with our thrilling recap of Jonathan Hickman’s monumental Avengers/New Avengers saga.

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Episode 21: Secret Wars (1985)

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Marvel have a brand new Secret Wars out this year, so now’s the best time to dig into the event comic that started event comics with the original crossover extravaganza.

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Episode 20: Ultron

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In anticipation for blockbuster Avengers: Age of Ultron cinema release, here is everything you need to know about everyone’s favourite maniacal menace.

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