Batman: The Animated Series (TV Series 1992–1995) Poster


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The Dark Knight's First Night (1992) (TV Short)

Followed by 

Superman (1996) (TV Series)
The New Batman Adventures (1997) (TV Series)
Batman Beyond (1999) (TV Series)
Batman Beyond: The Movie (1999) (TV Movie)
Justice League (2001) (TV Series)
Batman Beyond (2014) (TV Short)

Version of 

Batman (1943)
Batman (1966) (TV Series)
Batman (1989)
The Batman (2004) (TV Series)
Batman Begins (2005)
Lego Batman: The Videogame (2008) (Video Game)

Edited into 


The Adventures of Batman & Robin (1994) (Video Game)
Video game spin-off.
Gotham Girls (2000) (TV Series)
Batman Beyond (2014) (TV Short)

Referenced in 

The Erotic Adventures of Bedman and Throbbin (1989) (Video)
Porn parody.
Money for Nothing (1993)
Joey mentions the Batman to Monica just before the scene where they go to the airport.
Animaniacs: De-Zanitized/The Monkey Song/Nighty-Night Toon (1993) (TV Episode)
One of the cartoon characters Doctor Scratchnsniff is in a photo with is Batman. He's the Batman from this cartoon as they're all Warner Bros cartoon characters.
Animaniacs: Flipper Parody/Temporary Insanity/Operation: Lollipop/What Are We? (1993) (TV Episode)
Batman, drawn in the style of this WB cartoon is in a framed photo at the WB studio. Later a Batman mug can be seen in WB studios.
Animaniacs: Distasterpiece Theatre/Hercule Yakko/Home on De-Nile/A Midsummer Night's Dream (1993) (TV Episode)
Batman and Robin show up to save the Warners.
Bobby's World: Psycho Bobby (1993) (TV Episode)
Bobby's Batman style fantasy is animated in the style of this show.
Shrunken Heads (1994)
Poster in Tommy's room.
Freakazoid!: Five Day Forecast/Dance of Doom/Hand Man (1995) (TV Episode)
The Narrator stated Batman to be the only capable in stopping Cave Guy but he's on the Fox Network.
Superman: The Last Son of Krypton: Part III (1996) (TV Episode)
Martha Kent: I don't want people thinking you're like that nut in Gotham City.
Whatever (1998)
Sam can be seen in at least two scenes wearing Batman: The Animated Series pajamas.
Superman: Unity (1999) (TV Episode)
Kara mentions her friend Barbara.
Superman: The Demon Reborn (1999) (TV Episode)
Tahlia & Ras al Ghul guest star in this episode.
Everybody Loves Raymond: Hackidu (2000) (TV Episode)
A poster of the animated series logo is behind Russell in his comic book shop
Batman Beyond: Out of the Past (2000) (TV Episode)
When Terry and the rejuvenated Bruce take on the minions, the background music plays a variation of the original Batman: The Animated series theme.
Batman: Vengeance (2001) (Video Game)
Harley Quinn originates from this series.
Birds of Prey (2002) (TV Series)
Harley Quinn (appears in every episode) originates from this series.
Static Shock: A League of Their Own: Part 2 (2003) (TV Episode)
The theme sounds when Static is forced to fight Batman.
Batman Begins (2005)
The Scarecrow's plot to poison Gotham's water supply came from episode 28 of the TV series.
Dinner for Five: Episode #4.12 (2005) (TV Episode)
Mark Hamill is attributed to working on this series.
Justice League: Shadow of the Hawk (2005) (TV Episode)
When Gorgon approaches Batman and is stopped by Shayera, Batman's position is the same one he is in during the show's opening, with the surroundings' building and light being similar.
Batman Returns Heroes: Batman (2005) (Video)
Paul Dini's caption reads "Writer/Producer, Batman: The Animated Series."
Batman Returns Villains: The Penguin (2005) (Video)
Paul Dini's caption reads "Writer/Producer, Batman: The Animated Series."
The Batman: Two of a Kind (2007) (TV Episode)
Harley Quinn originates from this series.
The Batman: The Metal Face of Comedy (2007) (TV Episode)
Harley Quinn originates from this series.
Batman Adventures: Mad Love (2008) (TV Series)
Harley Quinn originates from this series.
The Angry Video Game Nerd: Batman: Part 1 (2008) (TV Episode)
Nerd mentions the cartoon.
Lego Batman: The Videogame (2008) (Video Game)
The style of the game greatly focuses on the 90's cartoon.
Take (2008)
Jeff says that now that he's seen 'The Dark Knight', the animated Batman series is now his second-favorite version of Batman
Batman: The Brave and the Bold: Legends of the Dark Mite! (2009) (TV Episode)
Batmite recreates part of the intro standing on a rooftop with lighting behind him.
Nostalgia Critic: Gargoyles (2009) (TV Episode)
"Often seen as Disney's answer to the Batman cartoon..."
Batman: Arkham Asylum (2009) (Video Game)
The character designs are updated versions of those from this show. The characters themselves are pretty much identical, even having the same voice-actors.
Wake Up Sid (2009)
One of the T-shirts Sid wears
The Venture Bros.: Handsome Ransom (2009) (TV Episode)
When he's leaving, Hank asks if Sunshine can put in a good word with Batman for him. Captain Sunshine is voiced by Kevin Conroy, who was the voice of Batman on Batman: The Animated Series.
Avatar Spirits (2010) (Short)
Mike DiMartino says he watched this show as a kid.
2 Everything 2 Terrible Tokyo Drift (2010) (Video)
Kid has bedsheets
Hewy's Animated Movie Reviews: The Top 11 Tear Jerking Songs in an Animated Feature (2010) (TV Episode)
Hewy mentions Paul Williams' role as the Penguin
Idiosyncracy (2010) (Short)
Character Sewer King is referenced.
The Angry Video Game Nerd: Dr. Jekyll & Mr. Hyde Re-Revisited (2010) (TV Episode)
The Nerd comments that Jekyll/Hyde on the cartridge cover looks like Two-Face.
Batman: The Brave and the Bold: Emperor Joker! (2010) (TV Episode)
Harley Quinn originates from this series.
DC Universe Online (2011) (Video Game)
Harley Quinn originates from this series.
Nostalgia Critic: The X-Men Cartoon (2011) (TV Episode)
Batman or Animaniac
Mad: Ko-Bee Movie/Law & Ogre (2011) (TV Episode)
Two-Face & Riddler from this cartoon appear in this episode.
Nostalgia Critic: Top 11 Nostalgia Critics I Will Never Do (2011) (TV Episode)
mentioned as a cartoon he used to watch.
Comic-Con Episode IV: A Fan's Hope (2011)
Paul Dini's title card mentions him being the writer of this show.
A Planet Comicon Panel with Helen Slater (2011) (Video)
Helen mentions that she voiced Talia.
Batman: Arkham City (2011) (Video Game)
Harley Quinn originates from this series.
My Little Pony: Friendship Is Magic: The Mysterious Mare Do Well (2011) (TV Episode)
Mare Do Well posters set up around Ponyville are in the same style as Batman: The Animated Series; additionally, the background music later in the episode during a chase references Danny Elfman's theme for the series and movie.
Mad: Spy vs. Spy Kids/The Superhero Millionaire Matchmaker (2011) (TV Episode)
Batman says he is the night.
Batman: Arkham City Lockdown (2011) (Video Game)
Harley Quinn originates from this series. Additionally, most of the character designs are based on this series.
Irate Gamer Neo: Batman: Arkham City (2012) (TV Episode)
mentions Kevin Conroy and Mark Hamill reprising their respective roles.
Mad: Potions 11/Moves Like Jabba (2012) (TV Episode)
Zatanna Zatara joins Harry, Ron, & Hermione for their heist.
Harley Quinn's Revenge (2012) (Video Game)
Harley Quinn originates from this series.
Lego Batman 2: DC Super Heroes (2012) (Video Game)
Harley Quinn originates from this series.
DC Universe Online: The Last Laugh (2012) (Video Game)
Harley Quinn originates from this series.
Robot Chicken: DC Comics Special (2012) (TV Movie)
Harley Quinn originates from this series.
Mad: Taking Nemo/Once Upon a Toon (2012) (TV Episode)
The Mr. Freeze from this cartoon appears in the Dark Knight Bread Riser skit.
James & Mike Mondays: Mario Paint (2013) (TV Episode)
A drawing of Two-Face is shown on Mario Paint.
Double Rainboom (2013) (Short)
Harley Quinn costume on a mannequin.
Injustice: Gods Among Us (2013) (Video Game)
Harley Quinn originates from this series.
Nostalgia Critic: Paranoia: DVD (2013) (TV Episode)
Critic comments that Mark's painting looks like a Deviant artwork made by a Harley Quinn fan.
LEGO Batman: The Movie - DC Super Heroes Unite (2013) (Video)
Harley Quinn originates from this series.
Teen Titans Go!: Super Robin (2013) (TV Episode)
When Robin is in the office messing around, he makes a Batman symbol out of staples and sticky note art that is basically a serpent with the Joker's head.
Teen Titans Go!: Tower Power (2013) (TV Episode)
When Cyborg was talking about how the VHS could record TV shows, the Batman logo from Batman: The Animated Series is showned
Anime Abandon: The Big O and Trigun (2013) (TV Episode)
draws comparisons between this series and Big O
Teen Titans Go!: Starfire the Terrible (2013) (TV Episode)
A tree with "Harley + Mr. J" can be easily seen in the Titan's backyard, a reference to the Joker and his pseudo-girlfriend Harley Quinn.
I Know That Voice (2013)
Discussed in the film
Honest Trailers: Man of Steel (2013) (TV Episode)
"I am vengeance, I am the night, I am Batman!"
AniMat's Classic Reviews: Batman: Mask of the Phantasm (2014) (TV Episode)
Mask of the Phantasm is based on the animated series.
Arrow: Suicide Squad (2014) (TV Episode)
Harley Quinn originates from this series.
Robot Chicken DC Comics Special II: Villains in Paradise (2014) (TV Special)
Harley Quinn originates from this series.
Caffeine Madness (2014) (Short)
Mark Hamill's Joker is another influence for Roger's character, especially his voice.
Troldspejlet: Episode #51.15 (2014) (TV Episode)
Jakob Stegelmann mentions the tv-series in the news segment "TNN - Troldspejlet's nyhedsnetværk"
Satan's Pigs & Severed Heads: Making Evilspeak (2014) (Short)
mentioned once
Batman: Assault on Arkham (2014) (Video)
Harley Quinn originates from this series.
Lego Batman 3: Beyond Gotham (2014) (Video Game)
Adam West reprises the Grey Ghost from the series.
Teen Titans Go!: Thanksgiving (2014) (TV Episode)
the opening credits animation style mimicked when Batman is mentioned
Infinite Crisis (2015) (Video Game)
Harley Quinn originates from this series.
Honest Trailers: Hulk (2003) (2015) (TV Episode)
"The Hammer of Justice is unisex"
The Death of "Superman Lives": What Happened? (2015)
A few Harley Quinn cosplayers were seen at a convention.
Justice League: Gods and Monsters Chronicles: Twisted (2015) (TV Episode)
Harley Quinn originates from this series.
Batman: Arkham Knight (2015) (Video Game)
Harley Quinn originates from this series.
Batgirl: A Matter of Family (2015) (Video Game)
Harley Quinn originates from this series.
Previously Recorded: Batman: Arkham Knight (2015) (TV Episode)
title is mentioned
How It Should Have Ended: Villain Pub - The New Smile (2015) (TV Episode)
Khan mentions Joker sounding like Luke Skywalker
Chasing Life: First Person (2015) (TV Episode)
Mentioned in dialogue.
Nostalgia Critic: Hammerman (2015) (TV Episode)
"Their character development was on par with anything Batman: The Animated Series was putting out."
Lego Dimensions (2015) (Video Game)
Harley Quinn originates from this series.
PatriotKINO: Khraniteli seti (Mister Robot i Reyndzhery) (2016) (TV Episode)
A still is seen in the opening.
Ant & Dec's Saturday Night Takeaway: Episode #13.6 (2016) (TV Episode)
Mark Hamill does one of his announcement segments as the Joker.
Hunter and the Hunted (2016)
Discussed by characters.
Suicide Squad (2016)
Harley Quinn originates from this series.

Featured in 

Troldspejlet: Episode #32.14 (2004) (TV Episode)
DVD compilation of four episodes from "Batman" (1992) entitled 'Batman: Den kappeklædte ridders hemmeligheder' is reviewed + footage used
The Many Faces of Catwoman (2005) (Video)
mentioned once
First Flight: The Fleischer Superman Series (2006) (Video)
Clips shown.
Nostalgia Critic: Top 11 Hottest Animated Women (2008) (TV Episode)
Harley Quinn in the number 8 spot
Hewy's Animated Movie Reviews: Batman Mask of the Phantasm (2008) (TV Episode)
Hewy discusses the show, opening animation shown
Nostalgia Critic: Top 11 Nostalgic Animated Shows (2008) (TV Episode)
Ranked at #1.
The Nostalgia Chick: Top 11 Villainesses (2008) (TV Episode)
Catwoman, Poison Ivy, and Harley Quinn tie for #5.
Atop the Fourth Wall: Countdown Prologue (2009) (TV Episode)
Linkara fantasizes about Harley Quinn.
Atop the Fourth Wall: Top 15 Worst Moments of Countdown (2009) (TV Episode)
remembering Harley.
Familiar Faces: Familiar Faces #25: Top 11 Forgotten Openings (2010) (TV Episode)
A clip from this show is seen.
Familiar Faces: Familiar Faces #36: Baby Doll (2010) (TV Episode)
Clips from this show are featured.
Nostalgia Critic: Top 11 Dumbasses in Distress (2011) (TV Episode)
Robin ranks #8. Clips are shown
Nostalgia Critic: Little Nemo (2011) (TV Episode)
other animated works from TMS
Familiar Faces: Familiar Faces #55: Jonah Hex (2011) (TV Episode)
Clips from this show are featured.
Atop the Fourth Wall: NBComics #1 (2011) (TV Episode)
Linkara recalls Saturday morning cartoons of yesteryear
Nostalgia Critic: Top 11 Batman: TAS Episodes (2011) (TV Episode)
Episodes of the show are reviewed.
South Jersey Sam: Top 13 Best Foxes (2011) (TV Episode)
Clip used
Atop the Fourth Wall: Silent Hill: The Grinning Man (2011) (TV Episode)
Joker laughing
Nostalgia Critic: Superman: The Animated Series (2011) (TV Episode)
The Nostalgia Critic recaps the series and says it was the genesis for the creation of the Superman animated series.
The Nostalgia Chick: Top 10 Hottest Animated Guys (2012) (TV Episode)
Bruce Wayne/ Batman ranks at #8
Nostalgia Critic: Raiders of the Story Arc: Transformers (2012) (TV Episode)
Croc saying "hit'em with a rock."
The Blockbuster Buster: Top 10 Lame LXG Moments (2012) (TV Episode)
Riddler clip is shown
The Batmobile (2012) (TV Movie)
footage clips
Nostalgia Critic: Was Batman Season 4 Hit or Miss? (2013) (TV Episode)
Critic compares and contrasts the original series to the newer one
Nostalgia Critic: Top 11 Strangest (Yet Best) Couples (2014) (TV Episode)
Batman and Catwoman take #5
Anime Abandon: Spawn (2014) (TV Episode)
compares Spawn's movie to Two-Face's
Nostalgia Critic: Why Do We Love Stupid? (2014) (TV Episode)
Critic watches a stupid YouTube video of Batman eating a hot dog
The Sugarcube Critic: Look Before You Sleep (2014) (TV Episode)
"Well, that was fun. Who's for Chinese?"
Atop the Fourth Wall: All-Star Batman and Robin #8 (2014) (TV Episode)
The villains stare, unamused.
Atop the Fourth Wall: Spider-Man: The Trial of Peter Parker (2014) (TV Episode)
recalling the episode "Trial"
Nostalgia Critic: Are Kids Shows Better NOW Than Ever? (2015) (TV Episode)
among the edgier shows of cartoon renaissance
Honest Trailers: Batman (1989) (2016) (TV Episode)
Clip is shown
Nostalgia Critic: Is This the Best Batman Movie? (2016) (TV Episode)
Critic talks about the animated series

Spoofed in 

Dexter's Laboratory: Star Spangled Sidekicks/The Justice Friends: TV Super Pals/Game Over (1996) (TV Episode)
The Vilian in the beging of the Justice Friends: TV Super Pals is a spook of the Joker
The Fairly OddParents: Channel Chasers (2004) (TV Episode)
The cast enters a show with similar caped crusaders
Batman and Robin: An All-Male XXX Parody (2012) (Video)
Gay XXX porn parody
Teen Titans Go!: Thanksgiving (2014) (TV Episode)
the opening credits animation style mimicked when Batman is mentioned
Wander Over Yonder: The Fremergency Fronfract/The Boy Wander (2015) (TV Episode)
The final shot of the show's opening is reenacted

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