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The Best Comic Book TV Show Theme Songs of All Time  

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List Rules The best theme songs from comic book TV shows. Vote up the greatest, most memorable comic book TV theme songs. No Anime/Manga.

Comic books have jumped from the page and to TV with theme songs that often capture just what's great about iconic characters. Whether they're poorly animated cartoons or live-action shows, each theme song leaves their mark. Some are even so powerful that they run through the comic book readers' heads as they read their comics. What are the greatest comic book TV show theme songs of all time?

Theme songs from the campy retro TV shows such as Batman, and Spider-Man, could (accurately) be described as goofy, but they have stood the test of time and are still recognized today.    

Vote up the best comic book TV theme song, and don't bother with the people staring at you while you sing along to these endlessly catchy songs. 
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Batman Beyond is an American animated television series created by Warner Bros. Animation in collaboration with DC Comics as a continuation of the Batman legacy. Depicting a teenaged Batman in a futuristic Gotham City under the tutelage of an elderly Bruce Wayne, the series began airing on January 10, 1999, and ended its run on December 18, 2001. After 52 episodes spanning three seasons and one direct-to-video film, the series was put on hold for the Justice League animated series, despite the network having announced plans for a fourth season. Batman Beyond is set in the chronological future of the DC animated universe, and serves as a continuance of both Batman: The Animated Series and The ...more on Wikipedia

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Premiered: 1999

Number of Seasons: 3

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Actors: Antoine M. Dillard, Natasha L. Dillard

Premiered: 2004

Number of Seasons: 3

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Actors: Hynden Walch, Scott Menville, Greg Cipes

Premiered: 2002

Number of Seasons: 5

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Batman is a 1960s American live action television series, based on the DC comic book character of the same name. It starred Adam West as Batman and Burt Ward as Robin — two heroes who defend Gotham City. It aired on the ABC network for three seasons from January 12, 1966, to March 14, 1968. The show was aired twice weekly for its first two seasons and weekly for the third, with a total of 120 episodes produced during its run. The program was known for its upbeat theme music and camp moral lessons, which included championing the importance of using seat belts, doing homework, eating vegetables and drinking milk among children. ...more on Wikipedia

Actors: Adam West, Burt Ward, Alan Napier

Premiered: 1966

Number of Seasons: 3

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