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Top 10: Animated Series for Crisis on Infinite Earths

Top 10: Animated Series for Crisis on Infinite Earths by Jerry Whitworth

At the start of December, journalist Matías Lértora claimed that an animated film trilogy was in development adapting Crisis on Infinite Earths featuring the various animated incarnations of DC Comics’ assorted properties. With a history of scoring major scoops far in advance, the news media cycle picked up on the alleged project without any confirmation from Warner Bros. A rather vast concept especially when you begin to consider that live action projects like the Arrowverse/CWverse, which had its own vast Crisis on Infinite Earths, have been animated but there are certainly cartoon universes more likely than others to make it into such an endeavor. Lets take a look at what this undertaking could entail.

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Top 10: Characters for Batman: The Animated Series Return

Top 10: Characters for Batman: The Animated Series Return by Jerry Whitworth

Since the end of Batman: The Animated Series and its sequel series The New Batman Adventures and Batman Beyond, fans have clamored for a return to that world. Giving rise to the so-called DC Animated Universe which included shows like Superman: The Animated Series, Lobo, Gotham Girls, Static Shock, The Zeta Project, Justice League, and Justice League Unlimited, the brand has seen a recent resurgence with films like Batman and Harley Quinn (2017) and Justice League vs. the Fatal Five (2019). However, if rumors are to be believed, Batman: The Animated Series will be getting a sequel web-exclusive series. Entertainment insider Daniel Richtman reported earlier in the month that HBO Max is well into development of the project with acclaimed director Kevin Smith recently claiming he has also heard this rumor about a month ago from his own insiders. Breaking the internet, the world now eagerly awaits official confirmation. While we wait, lets look at what characters might be making the transition to the DCAU in this upcoming proposed series.

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