Tag Archives: Superman

Episode 1,000,000: DC One Million

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

We’re zipping forward to the 853rd century to see what superheroes are like in the future and what happens when the future comes back to destroy the past, in DC’s ambitiously epic crossover event.

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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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Episode 89: The Death And Return of Superman

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

Where you when Superman died? Helena wasn’t born, and Kieran was two years old, so let’s learn about a little history this week on Journey Into Misery

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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

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 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 56: Superman’s Pal, Jimmy Olsen

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

Look, up in the sky! Is it a bird?! Is it a plane?! No, it’s a Giant Turtle Man! This week we’re talking about the weird world of Superman’s Pal, Jimmy Olsen.

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