Category Archives: Insight

The Arkham Sessions Podcast, Episode #115: “Old Wounds”

We take a break from the Arkham video games and return to The New Batman Adventures to dissect one of our all-time favorite episodes called “Old Wounds.” This is the story of… Read the Rest »

The Arkham Sessions Podcast, Episode #113: “Animal Act”

A bit of stealthy rooftop patrolling leads Batman, Nightwing, and Robin to notice strange activity atop a radio tower. Nightwing (Dick Grayson) recognizes the disguised burglar as “Peaches,” a gorilla… Read the Rest »

The Arkham Sessions Podcast, Episode #110: “Mean Seasons”

We dedicate this episode to World Mental Health Day and continue to support this cause by illuminating the experiences of persons with mental health illnesses and struggles through the art… Read the Rest »

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 »

The Arkham Sessions, Ep. 88: “The Killing Joke”

How could we not analyze the most controversial and divisive Batman story ever written?! Love it or hate it, The Killing Joke is one of the most influential and consequential books… Read the Rest »

The Arkham Sessions, Ep. 86: “Deep Freeze”

In this episode, we revisit the “cold-hearted” scientist-turned-villain, Mr. Freeze.  Since the presumed death of his wife, Nora, Victor Fries has lived a tortured life in seclusion, numb to the… Read the Rest »

The Arkham Sessions, Ep. 83: “Harley’s Holiday”

One of the most requested episodes has finally arrived! When Harley Quinn is deemed “mentally safe and sound” by psychiatrists at Arkham Asylum, she is released into the public. Though… Read the Rest »

The Arkham Sessions, Ep. 70: “House and Garden”

Are we, as humans, all capable of blossoming into our “better selves?” Can individuals with seedy pasts actually reform? If they’re determined enough, can someone with a criminal background turn… Read the Rest »