Total Nerd The Best Comic Book Cartoons & Animated Shows  

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A lot of children's first introduction to comic book characters come in the form of animated television shows. Sure, nowadays we have big blockbuster films, live-actions shows, and an enormous amount of video games, but many comic book fans today can trace back the origin of the start of their obsession to comic book cartoons.

Some comic book shows liked to do their own thing and create original stories, but some of the most notable shows are the "X-Men" and "Batman" animated shows from the '90s that were as faithful as they could be to the original comic book storylines. 

Not all of them are well received. Shows like "Ultimate Spider-Man" and "Beware the Batman" have fans all riled up.

Here we have a list of all the greatest comic book cartoons ever made. We all have our favorites, but which one is the best? That's for all of you to decide. Make sure to vote up all your favorite comic book animated shows. 

What are the best comic cartoons?
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Batman: The Animated Series Kevin Conroy, Loren Lester, Efrem Zimbalist Jr.

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2,025 244
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X-Men (1992)

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1,571 294
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Spider-Man Christopher Daniel Barnes, Sara Ballantine, Roscoe Lee Browne

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1,362 299
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Justice League Carl Lumbly, George Newbern, Phil LaMarr

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1,300 319
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Batman Beyond Will Friedle, Kevin Conroy, Lauren Tom

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1,161 284
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Justice League Unlimited Antoine M. Dillard, Natasha L. Dillard

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1,104 324
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Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Sean Astin, Greg Cipes, Rob Paulsen

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1,080 337
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Young Justice Danica McKellar, Jesse McCartney, Nolan North

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936 339
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Teen Titans Hynden Walch, Scott Menville, Greg Cipes

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884 331
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Superman: The Animated Series Tim Daly, Joseph Bologna, Dana Delany

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856 353
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DuckTales Alan Young, Russi Taylor, Terence McGovern

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757 349
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The Avengers: Earth's Mightiest Heroes Eric Loomis, Brian Bloom, Colleen O'Shaughnessey

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721 340
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The Tick Mark Hamill, Micky Dolenz, Brad Garrett

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798 401
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Wolverine and the X-Men Steve Blum, Jim Ward, Nolan North

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583 303
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Spawn Keith David, Richard Dysart, Dominique Jennings

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X-Men: Evolution Scott McNeil, Meghan Black, Christopher Judge

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536 291
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The New Batman Adventures Tara Strong, Kevin Conroy, Robert Costanzo

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517 302
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Static Shock Phil LaMarr, Jason Marsden, Kevin Michael Richardson

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561 344
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The Spectacular Spider-Man Josh Keaton, Lacey Chabert, Joshua LeBar

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490 358
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The Batman Rino Romano, Alastair Duncan, Evan Sabara

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434 319
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Spider-Man and His Amazing Friends Dan Gilvezan, Kathy Garver, Frank Welker

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459 353
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Ultimate Spider-Man Drake Bell, Chi McBride, Ogie Banks

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382 287
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The Boondocks Regina King, John Witherspoon, Gary Anthony Williams

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427 331
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349 256
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Spider-Man Jane Lynch, Mona Marshall, Linda Gary Howerton

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426 331
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Marvel's Avengers Assemble Fred Tatasciore, Roger Craig Smith, Troy Baker

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316 241
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The Incredible Hulk Mark Hamill, Luke Perry, Lou Ferrigno

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368 294
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X-Men: Pryde of the X-Men Stan Lee, Frank Welker, Kath Soucie

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320 246
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Super Friends Sherry Alberoni, Norman Alden, Danny Dark

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Green Lantern: The Animated Series Josh Keaton, Kevin Michael Richardson, Jason Spisak

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319 251
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Iron Man Stan Lee, Jim Cummings, Jennifer Hale

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285 242
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Spider-Man Larry D. Mann, Len Carlson, Chris Wiggins

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279 241
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WildC.A.T.S. Linnea Sage^! Sarah Seeds^! Lacey Jeka

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302 267
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Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles (2003) Sean Schemmel, Eric Stuart, Michael Sinterniklaas

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287 252
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Men in Black: The Series Keith Diamond, Charles Napier, Patrick Pinney

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277 245
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Spider-Man Unlimited Rino Romano, Kathleen Barr, Paul Dobson

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293 278
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Batman: The Brave and the Bold Diedrich Bader, John DiMaggio, James Arnold Taylor

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247 228
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Superman (1941)

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288 285
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X-Men Anime Scott Porter, Cam Clarke, Jennifer Hale -  

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242 230
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Fantastic Four Stan Lee, Brian Austin Green, Chuck McCann

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237 231
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Spider-Man: The New Animated Series Neil Patrick Harris, Lisa Loeb, Ian Ziering

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246 247
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The Incredible Hulk Stan Lee, June Foray, Michael Bell

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223 229
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Silver Surfer Jennifer Dale, Colin Fox, Camilla Scott

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Challenge of the Super Friends Elizabeth Montgomery, Richard Chamberlain, Casey Kasem

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194 216
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The Adventures of Batman Casey Kasem, Ted Knight, Olan Soule

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146 183
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The World's Greatest Super Friends Casey Kasem, Michael Bell, Olan Soule

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134 174
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The Maxx Tony Fucile, Barry Stigler, Amy Danles

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133 178
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Legion of Super Heroes Wil Wheaton, Kari Wahlgren, Yuri Lowenthal

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139 193
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Black Panther Kerry Washington, Stan Lee, Djimon Hounsou

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123 168
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