Are You Ready for Comic-Con?

Comic-Con is finally here! Get into the spirit by watching some classic comic-based TV. Here are a few of our favorite episodes from TV.com's own archive.

Astro Boy (1980), "Astro's First Love"
Even Astro Boy can’t help but follow his heart. Not even his superpowers can keep him from being a hopeless romantic.



Spider-Man (2003), "Sword of Shikata"
In this series, the one and only Neil Patrick Harris plays Spider-Man, and Gina Gershon and Lisa Loeb also hold starring roles. Talk about casting a web of awesomeness!



The Tick, "The Terror"
In this episode, the Tick, a mostly capable superhero, needs some help—so he hires a wannabe detective to help him fight crime.



What are some of your favorite comics-turned-TV-shows?

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Jul 22, 2010
Spiderman TAS was much better..
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Jul 22, 2010
Oh yes I am Ready
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Jul 22, 2010
I'd like to say that I'm also all about The Tick -- SPOOOOOOOONNN!
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Jul 22, 2010
I loved the Tick. But the cartoon was better than the live action version (sorry, Patrick).
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Jul 22, 2010
I say its time for a tick movie. whos with me?
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Jul 22, 2010
I LOVE LOVE LOVE the tick! its a shame it didn't even last a season.
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