A philandering billionaire playboy who moonlights as the superhero, Awesome X, faces against his greatest adversary, Killface, but finds balancing his business and superhero lives difficult.
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 Xander Crews / ... (25 episodes, 2006-2008)
Eric Sims
(19 episodes, 2006-2008)
Neal Holman
(18 episodes, 2006-2008)
Stuart Culpepper ...
 Stan (16 episodes, 2006-2007)
Christian Danley ...
 Simon (16 episodes, 2006-2007)
Casey Willis
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(15 episodes, 2006-2008)
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 Sinn / ... (14 episodes, 2006-2007)
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Killer Mike ...
 Taqu'il (14 episodes, 2006-2008)
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 Grace Ryan / ... (13 episodes, 2006-2007)
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Xander Crews is a billionaire playboy whose alter ego is the superhero Awesome X. He'd much rather goof around as a superhero than tend to the everyday aspects of running a corporation. The only problem is that Awesome X has gotten rid of every super-villain in the city, and now his board head Stan wants him to retire as a hero and get down to saving the company he's been running into the ground with his superhero expenses. Coincidentally, a new super-villain named Killface appears. His goal is to destroy humanity using the Annihilatrix, a machine which upon completion will hurl the earth into the sun. The only problem is that he has no way of getting the 12 billion dollars needed to complete his doomsday device. Luckily there happens to be a billionaire playboy in town... Written by robojif

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Some of its characters are meant to look like real-life employees of Williams Street, one of the show's production companies. See more »

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incredible show
15 January 2007 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

Agree with above. It is now our favorite show on cartoon network. We try not to watch too much TV, but it is now as highly anticipated as The Daily Show or The Colbert Report. Only problem is it's 15 minutes a week. And the YouTube raters are idiots (2.5 stars while amateur hacked up Sonic video games to butt rock get 5 stars? Do those ratings mean anything?). The Atlanta folks have created so many wild characters -- Killface, Cruise, the Xticles, Antagone, on and on and on -- to last many seasons already, each taking a huge critical bite out of pop culture's ass. CN better keep this series going, there's so many loose ends already -- where is the Killbill revenge of Killface slave girl? When will Cruise have the showdown with "Alfred the corporate butler"? Etc. etc. How about move the damn show to an earlier or weekend time slot where it belongs?


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