Tag Archives: DC Comics

Episode 78: Preacher (Part Two)

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This week we’re finishing up our Preacher chat as things get even darker for everyone involved.

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Episode 77: Preacher (Part One)

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

It’s the time of the preacher, as we take time out to spend two colossal episodes to cover Garth Ennis and Steve Dillon’s classic Vertigo series, Preacher!

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Episode 76: The Authority

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Don’t piss them off! If’s Wildstorm’s biggest and baddest superhero team, the one and only Authority!

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Episode 72: Batman (Knightfall)

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This podcast will BREAK YOU… with how good it is! We’re talking about the mid-nineties DC “epic” Knightfall, starring Jean-Paul Valley as the new Batman!

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Episode 69: The Legion of Super-Heroes (Silver Age)

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Long Live The Legion! This week we’re talking about those wacky teens from the thirtieth century, The Legion of Super-Heroes!

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Episode 68: Batman v Superman

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It’s the clash of the titans as The Man of Steel takes on The Dark Knight! We’re talking some of the World’s Finest’s greatest four colour team-ups and tussles.

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Episode 65: Superman (John Byrne)

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It’s a bird! It’s a plane! It’s John Byrne’s reinvention of the Superman mythos post-Crisis on Infinite Earths!

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Episode 64: Seven Soldiers of Victory

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Shining Knight! The Manhattan Guardian! Klarion The Witch-Boy! Zatanna! Mister Miracle! Bulleteer! Frankenstein! It’s Grant Morrison’s ambitious meta-event, Seven Soldiers of Victory!

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Episode 63: Justice Society of America

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This week we’re talking all about the very first superhero team, the Justice Society of America!

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Episode 60: Black Canary

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

She’s been a rock star, a karate florist and a legacy superhero, but throughout it all, she’s remained one of DC’s greatest badasses, it’s Black Canary!

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