The last son of the planet Krypton protects his adoptive home of Earth as the greatest of the superheroes.
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Set in present day Metropolis against the backdrop of a bright, urban landscape, the ageless superhero combats sinister villains and rescues innocent victims in exciting new stories based on universal themes encompassing the same time-honored tradition of the classic Superman legend. Written by Anonymous

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6 September 1996 (USA)  »

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Brainiac's design on this series is an original design by producer Bruce Timm that kind of emulates Jack Kirby's art style. An additional change to the character for the series is the change in Brainiac's skin color, as Timm and the creative team exchanged the traditional green for turquoise. In the comics, Brainiac 13 was designed to resemble the animated Brainiac from this series. See more »

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Lex Luthor: [about Superman] No one man should have that much power.
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Version of Superman: Brainiac Attacks (2006) See more »

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Just as good as Batman the animated series
13 April 2012 | by See all my reviews

This is show came after Batman:tas, it is just as good if not better in my opinion. The relationship between Lois and Superman/Clark is great right from the beginning. The crossovers with batman are great, and provide some of my favorite episodes. My favorite episode was when superman went undercover as batman and teamed up with robin because Bruce Wayne went missing.The Animation is great. While it was not as thin and cheap looking as "The New Batman Adventures" (don't get me wrong, that animation looked great) it wasn't as good as the animation in Batman Animated Series. While Batman TAS had the best animation, there were some episodes that had HORRIBLE animation, but with Superman this doesn't happen.


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