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Episode 177: X-Men (House of X/Powers of X)

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

Humans of the planet Earth. While you slept, the world changed.

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Episode 176: Black Lightning

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

Delivering justice, like lightning. It’s everyone’s favourite supervillains turned superheroes turned government sponsored supervillains pretending to be superheroes turned black ops kill squad turned supervillains turned superheroes.

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Episode 175: Thunderbolts

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

Delivering justice, like lightning. It’s everyone’s favourite supervillains turned superheroes turned government sponsored supervillains pretending to be superheroes turned black ops kill squad turned supervillains turned superheroes.

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Episode 171: Thor (Jason Aaron) [Part 1]

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

Ahead of The War of the Realms, here’s the first part of our big deep dive into Jason Aaron’s epic run on Thor; covering The God Butcher, The League of Realms, the fall of Odinson and the rise of a new Thor.

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Episode 170: Green Lantern (Blackest Night)

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

The dead rise from their graves to take over the DC Universe in this Geoff Johns’ summer crossover event which brings together the seven Lantern Corps for the first time to fight Nekron and his Black Lanterns.

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Episode 168: Gotham Central

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

How do you get by as a cop in the same city as Batman? With great difficulty, as the officers of Gotham’s Major Crimes Unit discover every time they go to work.

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