Tag Archives: Kieran Shiach

52 #2 (Looking Back at Tomorrow)

52: The Podcast is a year-long retrospective of the groundbreaking weekly American superhero comic 52 from DC Comics.

This week Ralph smells a mystery, Renee gets a job and Will Magnus pays an old friend a visit.

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52: The Podcast #1 – Golden Lads and Lasses Must

52: The Podcast is a year-long retrospective of the groundbreaking weekly American superhero comic 52 from DC Comics.

How does a world without Superman, Batman and Wonder Woman get by? Poorly, at least to start, but their absence provides a space for new and unlikely heroes to step-up and save the world and maybe even themselves.

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Episode 151: Saga of the Swamp Thing

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

Head into the swamps of Louisiana with Swamp Thing and Alan Moore for a complete reinvention of how mature readers comics can exist in a superhero shared universe.

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Episode 150: Power Girl

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

To celebrate our milestone 150th episode, we’re talking about another colossally confusing comic character; the last daughter of Earth-Two, Power Girl!

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Episode 149: Adam Strange

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

On Earth, he is a regular archaeologist but in space, he is the greatest hero the planet Rann has ever known. He is Adam Strange, the man of two worlds!

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Episode 148: The Incredible Hulk (Bruce Jones)

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

A somewhat forgotten run from the early-00s, Bruce Jones took Bruce Banner and The Incredible Hulk to some dark place, but how does it hold up in the light of the modern day?

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