Mattel The Batman ShadowTek Superman figure (2007)

Mattel released a series of action figures based on the animated series The Batman, which ran a total of 65 episodes from 2004 to 2008.  Among them was this ShadowTek Superman figure that was oddly named a “Superman and Clark Kent” figure.  I say “oddly” because the figure is just of Superman and does not transform in any way to Clark Kent.  The figure itself is…

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The Batman Superman Movie VHS tape (1998)

In 1997, Warner Bros. released a direct to home video animated feature that finally connected the Bruce Timm Batman and Superman universes.  The Batman Superman Movie beautifully blended the different personalities of both characters and had a very interesting take on their first meeting.

This is the 1998 version of the VHS home video released by Warner Bros. Family Entertainment in a “clam shell” case.  The movie was later titled…

TV Guide ABC All-Star Saturday ad (1978)

This is an ad for the ABC All-Star Saturday line-up from the issue of TV Guide for the week of September, 23, 1978. First up at 6:30 am (wow… that’s early) Scooby Doo, Where Are You? was on the air. Next was the wacky werewolf Fangface at 7 am. At 7:30 am, the members of the Justice League battle the Legion of Doom on Challenge of the Superfriends.

Super Powers Superman cartoon episodes VHS tape (1996)

Back in 1985, Warner Home Video released a collection of four home videos (on both VHS and Betamax) containing selected cartoon episodes of DC Comics heroes: Superman, Batman, Aquaman and Superboy. Although labeled under the title Super Powers, which was a prominent campaign at the time, these were actually a collection of episodes from cartoons produced in 1966.

This is the 1996 re-issue of the VHS tape that contains episodes from the 1966 animated series…