Total Nerd The Best Posters for Comic Book TV Shows  

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A great poster is a piece of fine art. It used to be that posters were geared towards film and the theater but in recent years the small screen has adapted the promotional tool with great results.

The television poster has so many more jobs than most people realize. It has to sell the show without the benefit of a trailer. It has to present the cast, pitch what the show is about, and show some plot, while not spoiling too much. And we all know with superheroes, everyone has a very specific take on his or her favorite hero.

With TV adopting posters as a way to market new superhero shows we have even more opportunities to see our favorite heroes in their original printed medium, but through the perspective of a television show. (There are some golden oldies in here too, check out that classic '70s Spider-Man!)

Enjoy this look back at the best superhero TV posters of all time! Not all of them could make the cut, and excluding them wasn't easy, so vote up your favorites below to find out which is the greatest superhero TV poster ever!
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Daredevil


Daredevil is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Posters for Comic Book TV Shows
Photo: Netflix
Season 1 Variant Poster

Actors: Charlie Cox, Deborah Ann Woll, Elden Henson, Toby Leonard Moore, Vondie Curtis-Hall, + more

Premiered: 2015

Also Ranked

#3 on The Best New Original Shows on Netflix, Hulu, and Amazon

#3 on Current Superhero Shows You Wish You Were A Character On

#44 on The Best Sci Fi Television Series of All Time

#29 on The Best Current Dramatic TV Shows

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Smallville


Smallville is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Posters for Comic Book TV Shows
Photo: via Reddit
Final Season Announcement Poster

Actors: Tom Welling, Michael Rosenbaum, Allison Mack

Premiered: 2001

Number of Seasons: 10

Also Ranked

#12 on The Best Teen Sci-Fi/Fantasy TV Series

#40 on Shows with the Best Freakin' Series Finales of All Time

#75 on The All-Time Greatest TV Pilots

#11 on The Best Comic Book & Superhero TV Shows Of All Time

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Agent Carter


Agent Carter is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Posters for Comic Book TV Shows
Photo: via Tumblr
Season 1 Poster

Actors: Hayley Atwell, James D'Arcy, Enver Gjokaj

Also Ranked

#74 on The Best Sci Fi Television Series of All Time

#54 on The Best Comic Book & Superhero TV Shows Of All Time

#63 on The Best TV Spinoffs

#38 on The Best ABC Shows of All Time

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Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Posters for Comic Book TV Shows
Photo: via Tumblr
Season 1 Poster

Actors: Clark Gregg, Ming-Na Wen, Brett Dalton

Premiered: 2013

Number of Seasons: 1

Also Ranked

#23 on Sci-Fi Shows You Should Be Watching Now

#9 on Current Superhero Shows You Wish You Were A Character On

#31 on The Best Sci Fi Television Series of All Time

#16 on The Best Current Dramatic TV Shows

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