Week 0 - Forgot About Lane

Week 0 - Forgot About Lane

Episode description

Comics Journalist Gita Jackson and DC Lore Expert Alex Jaffe set the stage for full analysis of 52, the most important comic book of the century and the best series you’ve never heard of.


  1. How did Gita and Alex get into comics? (09:48)
  2. What is 52? (22:33)
  3. Which characters are in 52? (48:33)
  4. The Blackboard (01:27:55)
  5. Favorite Characters (01:33:15)
  6. The Mailbag (01:38:25)
  7. Sign-Off (01:47:07)


52 Pickup is an Aftermath production, created by Gita Jackson and Alex Jaffe, and edited by Esper Quinn, with original music by Jon Ehrens. If you’d like to follow along, you can check out 52 at your local comic book store or library, or the DC Universe Infinite subscription service. The views and opinions expressed on this show are solely those of the show’s personalities, and do not reflect those of DC Entertainment or Warner Bros. Please rate and review our show wherever you can, and send your questions and comments to 52mailbag@gmail.com. Never stop reading comics.