Category Archives: Television

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. 75: “Catwalk”

In our 75th episode, we revisit some of our favorite heroes and villains with our analysis of “Catwalk,” which features the return of Selina Kyle AKA Catwoman. She’s struggling to… Read the Rest »

The Arkham Sessions, Ep. 55: “Zatanna”

How did Batman learn that vanishing trick in which he seems to disappear into thin air (usually in mid-conversation)? He could have learned this technique from Zatara, an extraordinary, esteemed… Read the Rest »

The Arkham Sessions, Ep. 53: “Mudslide”

The last time we discussed Clayface, we compared his dependency on “Renuyu” –the substance he uses to transform his flesh– to an addiction.  Much like untreated substance use disorders, Clayface’s condition has worsened… Read the Rest »

The Arkham Sessions, Ep. 51: “Off Balance”

The supervillain Vertigo steals a powerful, dangerous sonic weapon straight out of the hands of the Gotham City Police Department with his dizzying, vertigo-inducing superpower. Batman teams up with the… Read the Rest »

The Arkham Sessions, Ep. 50: “I Am the Night”

It’s been another year since the death of Bruce’s parents and, like every year, Batman visits the site in Crime Alley with his old family friend Dr. Leslie Thompkins. But… Read the Rest »

The Arkham Sessions, Ep. 47: “Mask of the Phantasm”

Happy New Year! It also happens to be the 1-year anniversary of this podcast, The Arkham Sessions, a show dedicated to the psychology of Batman: The Animated Series! On rare… Read the Rest »

The Arkham Sessions, Ep. 45: “Terror in the Sky”

After nearly a year since we first analyzed the megalomaniac villain known as Man-Bat, we return to his story with a fascinating follow-up session. This time, it’s not Dr. Langstrom… Read the Rest »

The Arkham Sessions, Ep. 44: “Day of the Samurai”

One of the few people who know Batman’s identity is back! It’s the masterful ninja, Kyodai Ken, and this time, he plans to end Batman once and for all by… Read the Rest »

The Arkham Sessions, Ep. 43: “Moon of the Wolf”

Two Alaskan Timber Wolves go missing at Gotham Zoo around the same time a man is attacked in a park by a “mugger in a wolf mask.” Batman, of course,… Read the Rest »