Tag Archives: X-Men

Episode 146: X-Statix

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

Mutants have a reputation for being weird, and the mutants of X-Statix take it to another level! Come meet Mr. Sensitive, U-Go-Girl and Doop, and learn about the Princess Diana controversy which briefly rocked the world.

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Episode 142: House of M

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It’s a world where mutants are the dominant species, humans are are going extinct and Spider-Man is a pro wrestler. Come with us, to the House of M.

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Episode 122: X-Men (Onslaught)

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One of the most memorable events of the nineties, for all the wrong reasons. Can our hosts survive the onslaught of complicated continuity?

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Episode 111: X-Men (The Phoenix Force)

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Here us listeners! No longer are we the podcast you knew! We are life, and fire incarnate! Now and forever, we are Phoenix!

Or, y’know, for the next hour or so at least.

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Episode 107: X-Men (Age of Apocalypse)

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The world looks very different than it did yesterday, as we dive into the complicate mire of Age of Apocalypse and try to make sense of the ’90s mega-events.

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Episode 102: X-23

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We’re looking at one of the most interesting and exciting characters of the past twenty-five years, the mysterious and enigmatic clone of Wolverine, X-23!

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Episode 101: Wolverine (Old Man Logan)

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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

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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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