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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1,989 237
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X-Men (1992)

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1,543 286
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Spider-Man Christopher Daniel Barnes, Sara Ballantine, Roscoe Lee Browne

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1,335 294
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Justice League Carl Lumbly, George Newbern, Phil LaMarr

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1,279 312
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Batman Beyond Will Friedle, Kevin Conroy, Lauren Tom

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1,141 278
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Justice League Unlimited Antoine M. Dillard, Natasha L. Dillard

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1,077 318
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Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Sean Astin, Greg Cipes, Rob Paulsen

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1,055 328
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Young Justice Danica McKellar, Jesse McCartney, Nolan North

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901 332
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Teen Titans Hynden Walch, Scott Menville, Greg Cipes

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865 320
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Superman: The Animated Series Tim Daly, Joseph Bologna, Dana Delany

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826 346
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DuckTales Alan Young, Russi Taylor, Terence McGovern

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739 338
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The Avengers: Earth's Mightiest Heroes Eric Loomis, Brian Bloom, Colleen O'Shaughnessey

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703 331
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The Tick Mark Hamill, Micky Dolenz, Brad Garrett

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785 392
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Wolverine and the X-Men Steve Blum, Jim Ward, Nolan North

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573 292
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Spawn Keith David, Richard Dysart, Dominique Jennings

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704 394
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X-Men: Evolution Scott McNeil, Meghan Black, Christopher Judge

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523 286
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The New Batman Adventures Tara Strong, Kevin Conroy, Robert Costanzo

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546 337
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The Spectacular Spider-Man Josh Keaton, Lacey Chabert, Joshua LeBar

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492 297
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Static Shock Phil LaMarr, Jason Marsden, Kevin Michael Richardson

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472 350
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The Batman Rino Romano, Alastair Duncan, Evan Sabara

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418 311
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Spider-Man and His Amazing Friends Dan Gilvezan, Kathy Garver, Frank Welker

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448 344
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Ultimate Spider-Man Drake Bell, Chi McBride, Ogie Banks

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416 323
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Marvel's Avengers Assemble Fred Tatasciore, Roger Craig Smith, Troy Baker

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414 322
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339 251
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Spider-Man Jane Lynch, Mona Marshall, Linda Gary Howerton

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366 279
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The Boondocks Regina King, John Witherspoon, Gary Anthony Williams

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364 285
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X-Men: Pryde of the X-Men Stan Lee, Frank Welker, Kath Soucie

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308 234
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The Incredible Hulk Mark Hamill, Luke Perry, Lou Ferrigno

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314 244
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Iron Man Stan Lee, Jim Cummings, Jennifer Hale

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344 277
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Green Lantern: The Animated Series Josh Keaton, Kevin Michael Richardson, Jason Spisak

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308 241
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Super Friends Sherry Alberoni, Norman Alden, Danny Dark

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274 233
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WildC.A.T.S. Linnea Sage, Sarah Seeds, Lacey Jeka

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277 237
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Spider-Man Larry D. Mann, Len Carlson, Chris Wiggins

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279 246
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Men in Black: The Series Keith Diamond, Charles Napier, Patrick Pinney

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289 261
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Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles (2003) Sean Schemmel, Eric Stuart, Michael Sinterniklaas

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268 240
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Spider-Man Unlimited Rino Romano, Kathleen Barr, Paul Dobson

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285 272
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Batman: The Brave and the Bold Diedrich Bader, John DiMaggio, James Arnold Taylor

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287 276
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X-Men Anime Scott Porter, Cam Clarke, Jennifer Hale -  

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241 222
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Superman (1941)

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237 225
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Fantastic Four Stan Lee, Brian Austin Green, Chuck McCann

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232 225
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Spider-Man: The New Animated Series Neil Patrick Harris, Lisa Loeb, Ian Ziering

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241 241
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The Incredible Hulk Stan Lee, June Foray, Michael Bell

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216 224
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Silver Surfer Jennifer Dale, Colin Fox, Camilla Scott

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179 187
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Challenge of the Super Friends Elizabeth Montgomery, Richard Chamberlain, Casey Kasem

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190 210
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The Adventures of Batman Casey Kasem, Ted Knight, Olan Soule

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138 178
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The World's Greatest Super Friends Casey Kasem, Michael Bell, Olan Soule

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130 168
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The Maxx Tony Fucile, Barry Stigler, Amy Danles

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129 172
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Legion of Super Heroes Wil Wheaton, Kari Wahlgren, Yuri Lowenthal

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158 226
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Fantastic Four: World's Greatest Heroes Hiro Kanagawa, Christopher Jacot, Brian Dobson

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134 188
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Black Panther Kerry Washington, Stan Lee, Djimon Hounsou