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Animation Advent Calendar – 12 Days of Christmas #9 – The New Batman Adventures: Holiday Knights

I don't know about you, but I do love a good anthology. The Simpsons' Treehouse of Horror and Futurama's Anthology of Interest episodes are the standouts from an animation perspective. But this opening episode of the second nineties Batman animated series breaks from it's own mould and is a trio of tales set around festive… Continue reading Animation Advent Calendar – 12 Days of Christmas #9 – The New Batman Adventures: Holiday Knights

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Animation Advent Calendar – 12 Days of Christmas #3 – Batman TAS: Christmas with the Joker

Finished your disappointing chocolate? Survived another day of Whamageddon? Seriously, google that. Time to move on to the early 1990's with arguably the greatest comic book cartoon of all - Batman The Animated Series. Batman: The Animated Series S01 E02 - Christmas with the Joker Batman's most famous villain, The Joker, makes his first appearance… Continue reading Animation Advent Calendar – 12 Days of Christmas #3 – Batman TAS: Christmas with the Joker

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The 11 Best Episodes Of ‘X-Men The Animated Series’

As the 2010's leave us like a bullet train passing through a station, franchise reboots and re-releases are as ingrained into our brains and bookshelves as the wealth of more recent material. Retro is back, and seemingly here to stay. Recent examples of note include the 1992 Batman: The Animated Series getting the Blu-Ray treatment… Continue reading The 11 Best Episodes Of ‘X-Men The Animated Series’

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The 9 Best Episodes Of ‘Batman: The Animated Series’

Remember, remember the 5th of November. A significant date for the ages. No, I’m not talking about Guy Fawkes or bonfire night. Instead I’m talking about the release of something special: Batman: The Animated Series has come to Blu-Ray. This is not a review of that box-set, as I am not yet fortunate enough to… Continue reading The 9 Best Episodes Of ‘Batman: The Animated Series’