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The Arkham Sessions Podcast, Episode #96: “Double Talk”

The Arkham Sessions is back with another exciting look at the Psychology of Batman! Arnold Wesker, AKA the Batman villain known as The Ventriloquist, is released from inpatient care after a… Read the Rest »

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The Arkham Sessions Podcast, Episode #94: “Sins of the Father”

On this Thanksgiving Day, we dive into a thought-provoking Batman episode that formally introduced audiences of the animated series to the new Robin, Tim Drake! But this version of Tim… Read the Rest »

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The Arkham Sessions Podcast, Episode #92: “Subzero”

The dynamic duo is back! And we’re bringing the long-awaited episode, “SubZero,” with us! SubZero is a straight-to-video Batman animated film released in the late 90’s. The plot is fairly… Read the Rest »

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The Arkham Sessions, Ep. 91: “Live! The Psychology of Harley Quinn with Jimmy Palmiotti”

Harley Quinn has evolved from The Joker’s sidekick to a kick-butt protag with agency, tenacity and personality that leaps off the pages of comics.  For this special edition of our… Read the Rest »

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The Arkham Sessions, Ep. 87: “Batgirl Returns”

We’ve arrived at the end of the original run of Batman: The Animated Series and covered the final produced episode, “Batgirl Returns!” In this episode, Batman steps out of the… Read the Rest »

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The Arkham Sessions, Ep. 84: Lock-Up

This week, we catch up with a new villain in Gotham City! Arkham Asylum’s chief security guard Lyle Bolton accuses groups such as the media, police department, and Gotham City… Read the Rest »

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The Arkham Sessions, Ep. 80: “Showdown”

What can 50 years of punishment do to the human mind? Psychological experiments as well as real-life harrowing stories of captivity reveal that social isolation and sensory deprivation can have… Read the Rest »

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The Arkham Sessions, Ep. 79: “The Lion and the Unicorn”

In this very important episode of The Arkham Sessions, we discuss “The Lion and the Unicorn,” from Batman: The Animated Series. The story unfolds when Batman’s beloved butler and perhaps… Read the Rest »

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The Arkham Sessions, Ep. 71: “The Terrible Trio”

They are Gotham’s elite! Or so they think.  They’re the “Terrible Trio,” a burgling threesome who target the rich–not because they need the money, but simply because they’re “bored.”  Dressed… Read the Rest »

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The Arkham Sessions, Ep. 67: “A Bullet for Bullock”

Harvey Bullock isn’t just a crass, smug, and underhanded detective. He also seems to have a lot in common with our hero, Batman. The two see the world purely divided… Read the Rest »