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The last son of the planet Krypton protects his adoptive home of Earth as the greatest of the superheroes.

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 Clark Kent / ... (53 episodes, 1996-2000)
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 Lois Lane (44 episodes, 1996-2000)
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 Jimmy Olsen (26 episodes, 1996-2000)
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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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The Flash is the first DC super hero to make a guest appearance on this series. The producers didn't reveal The Flash's secret identity because they had not fully decided on which Flash they were going to use Wally West or Barry Allen. This was eventually settled on Justice League (2001) when it was revealed the Flash is indeed Wally West. See more »

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Mad Harriet: Play with fire and you might get burned!
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Featured in Atop the Fourth Wall: The X-Men #1 (2010) See more »

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Just as good as Batman the animated series
13 April 2012 | by (United States) – 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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