Tag Archives: Marvel Comics

Episode 101: Wolverine (Old Man Logan)

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

Over fifty years ago, the villains killed the heroes… except for Wolverine. What they did to him was so much worse. We talk about Mark Millar and Steve McNiven’s instantly iconic story, the character’s future and what, if anything, the movie might crib from the comics.

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Episode 100: Cable

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 all the way to one hundred episodes, and to celebrate we’re tackling one of the most complicated characters in all of creation, Cable!

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Episode 98: Power Pack

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

It’s Marvel’s premiere kid superteam, going on adventures way above their pay grade and emotional maturity. It’s the Power Pack!

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Episode 94: Superior Foes of Spider-Man

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

These guys, right? We’re back, two weeks in a row, to talk about the Superior Foes of Spider-Man, one of the best comedy, crime and superhero comics of the last ten years!

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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 91: Doctor Strange (Lee/Ditko)

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

We’re back and we’re celebrating Halloween by talking about the spooky and mystical world of Doctor Strange!

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Episode 88: Superior Spider-Man

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

This week we’re the Superior Journey Into Misery as we tackle a story of mind-swaps, redemption and goblins with the Superior Spider-Man.

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