Category Archives: Joker

The Arkham Sessions Podcast, Episode #123: “Beware the Creeper”

Beware the Creeper, indeed! Aptly named, “The Creeper” is a pushy, entitled and narcissistic maniac with yellow skin, green hair and a perma-grin. In the Animated Series, The Creeper’s personality… Read the Rest »

The Arkham Sessions Podcast, Episode #121: “Mad Love”

We receive more questions and requests for “Mad Love” than any other episode of Batman Animated. And now, it’s time that we cover it! This is Harley Quinn’s origin story:… Read the Rest »

The Arkham Sessions Podcast, Episode #114: “The Arkham Video Games, Part 1”

In this episode, we review the stories told in the Arkham video game series, starting with Arkham Origins and Arkham Asylum. The series further develops the mythos of Gotham City’s “institution for the criminally insane,” and… Read the Rest »

The Arkham Sessions Podcast, Episode #102: “Joker’s Millions”

Our favorite villain, The Joker, is back in a very memorable episode of Batman: The Animated Series! This time, he’s is in some serious need of cash. So after receiving… Read the Rest »

The Arkham Sessions Podcast, Episode #100: “The Lego Batman Movie”

The show takes a momentary detour to celebrate our 100th episode by deconstructing the latest Batman film, THE LEGO BATMAN MOVIE (2017). In this episode, we highlight some of the most compelling… Read the Rest »

The Arkham Sessions Podcast, Episode #93: “Holiday Knights”

It is a new beginning! But what has changed? We’re reintroduced to some old Bat-friends and Rogues, as we begin our analysis of THE NEW BATMAN ADVENTURES–an animated television series… Read the Rest »

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 »

The Arkham Sessions, Ep. 90: “Batman Day”

As many of you know, I have a special ‘bond’ with Batman, and it all began with Batman: The Animated Series! Now, as a psychologist, I often turn to comic… Read the Rest »

The Arkham Sessions, Ep. 89: “Suicide Squad”

In this special episode of The Arkham Sessions, we give our psychology-focused review of the 2016 film, Suicide Squad, offering up our thoughts about Jared Leto’s Joker, Margot Robbie’s Harley… 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 »