It is no surprise when someone says that Marvel and its Cinematic Universe are light years away from any attempt made by DC to present a world of its own, in which all superheroes have a place of their own – and that is also one of the reasons why we cannot wait for 2017 to arrive, when Marvel’s Captain America will go toe to toe with DC’s attempt at unifying the universe in Batman vs. Superman.
However, things are exactly the opposite when it comes to smaller productions, whether we are talking about TV shows or, better yet, animated features. In this latter case, we are still waiting for that Marvel animation which would leave us with our jaws dropped (by the way, have you seen they’re latest Avengers Confidential: Black Widow & Punisher release?) On the other hand, DC has delivered almost every time, giving us countless, if we may say so, of hours of sheer joy when seeing our favourite superheroes taking on their nemeses.
Here are our top choices of comic book superheroes translated into full-length animation features (keep in mind that we aren’t talking about the most faithful adaptations, about animations which follow the cannon to the letter).