Tag Archives: DC Comics

Episode 112: Wonder Woman (Origins)

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

To celebrate Wonder Woman as everyone is rightly doing, we tried something different and tackled all her many different canonical origins, from William Moulton Marston to Greg Rucka.

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Episode 104: Batman (Jeph Loeb)

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

The Long Halloween, Dark Victory and Hush. Three comics that a lot of people really love and a lot of people really hate. Let’s see how this goes.

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Episode 103: Green Lantern (Rebirth)

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

Geoff Johns’ defined Green Lantern for nearly ten years, and it’s going to take more than one episode to tackle it all. To start, we’re going from Green Lantern: Rebirth to The Sinestro Corps War.

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Episode 93: Two Years Later

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

We made it to our two year anniversary, can you believe it?! As always, we’re celebrating our birthday with an anthology episode featuring a bunch of awesome (and not-so-awesome) characters that don’t have enough backstory to warrant a full episode of the show.

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Episode 92: All-Star Superman

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

It’s been a rough week for everyone. We can’t do much, but we can do this. We talked about one of the greatest superhero comics ever made, and the feelings it makes us feel.

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