Cartoons have some of the best adaptations of comic books, even sometimes better than big budget blockbuster movies. We here at My Comic Universe are constantly talking about our favorite comic book stories in cartoons so we made a video going over 5 iconic comic book storylines in cartoons.

Check out our latest video here and see if your favorite storyline made the cut. Now this isn’t a top story list, it is just 5 of our favorite comic book stories in some of our favorite cartoons.

Now if you are anything like us, after watching that video you now want to go read those comic books or watch those TV shows! Below is a quick description of the 5 iconic stories from the above video along with a link to buy the comic book on Amazon. Quick note, that you can also get any of these amazing comic books at your local comic book shop.

The Judas Contract 

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This iconic DC story is a must read for any fan of the Teen Titans or Deathstroke! We also get the introduction to Nightwing here. One of the best comic book stories of all time!

Click here to get it on Amazon – New Teen Titans: The Judas Contract Deluxe Edition

Secret Wars


Secret Wars was such a fun story that brought all of our Marvel heroes together. The Spider-man animated series did a great adaptation which makes us want to re-read this classic story!

Click here to get it on Amazon – Secret Wars From Marvel Comics

World’s Finest

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Everyone loves it when Superman and Batman team-up! When the Animated Series brought these heroes together it had to make our list!

Click here to get it on Amazon – World’s Finest (Superman/Batman)

The Dark Phoenix Saga


The Dark Phoenix Saga” is an extended X-Men storyline in the fictional Marvel Comics Universe, focusing on Jean Grey and the Phoenix Force. It was written by Chris Claremont with art by Dave Cockrum and John Byrne. This storyline will also be featured on the new X-Men movie X-Men: Dark Phoenix.

Click here to get it on Amazon – X-Men: Dark Phoenix Saga

Mad Love

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Mad Love is one of our favorite comic book stories, and this comic book was made specifically for Batman: The Animated Series. This was the backstory to the Joker and Harley Quinn’s relationship. A must read for any Batman fan!

Click here to get it on Amazon – Batman Adventures: Mad Love Deluxe Edition

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