Best TV Superheroes for Kids

Here are some of our fave superhero shows -- a mix of the classic characters and some super new additions.

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Young heroes' adventures build reading skills.
Network: PBS Kids
(2007)
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Pint-size superhero capers have great messages for kids.
Network: Disney Junior
(2015)
Kids will have fun with this caped canine hero.
Network: Boomerang, Cartoon Network
(2005)
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Classic superhero cartoon still saves the day.
Network: Boomerang
(2005)
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Brainy heroine uses vocab to outwit bad guys.
Network: PBS Kids
(2007)
Classic action show is simple fun for kids and anime fans.
Network: Cartoon Network
(2008)
Futuristic heroes call on teen Superman's help.
Network: CW
(2006)
Ragtag hero bunch's continuing story is violent but fun.
Network: Disney XD
(2015)
Web-slinger is great role model, with some cartoon action.
Network: CW, Disney XD
(2008)
Is it a bird or a plane? No, it's a super series!
Network: Boomerang
(2006)
Superheroes' new look, comical feel invites younger kids.
Network: Cartoon Network
(2013)
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Superhero spoof works for kids and adults.
Network: Toon Disney
(2005)
Hero finds super strength and responsibility with new peers.
Network: Disney XD
(2012)
A dark, violent comic book comes to life.
Network: Boomerang, Disney XD, Discovery Family Channel
(2005)
Buffy the Vampire Slayer for the tween set.
Network: Cartoon Network
(2005)
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Amiable teen superhero fights enemies; lots of merchandise.
Network: Disney XD
(2013)
Unlikely hero team has positive social messages for kids.
On DVD/Streaming
(2014)
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Former sidekicks battle villains in action-packed cartoon.
Network: Cartoon Network
(2010)
Dark, violent CGI series is best for mature tweens.
Network: Cartoon Network
(2013)
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Strong female lead shoulders the weight of superhero series.
Network: CBS
(2015)
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Arrow spin-off tells lighter tale of likable hero.
Network: CW
(2014)
 
Strong female lead defies stereotypes in tantalizing series.
Network: ABC
(2015)
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Dark superhero tale raises discussion points for teens.
Network: CW
(2012)
Avengers TV follow-up is violent but thrilling fare.
Network: ABC
(2013)
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Dark, violent drama tells compelling Batman backstory.
Network: Fox
(2014)

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