Batman: The Animated Series is an American animated television series based on the DC Comics superhero Batman. The series is produced by Warner Bros. and originally aired on the Fox Network September 5, 1992 to 15th September 1995. The visual style of the series, called “Dark Deco” is based on the image of the film noir producer and artist Bruce Timm. The series has been praised for its thematic complexity, dark tone, artistic quality and faithful crime downhill role. The series has also won four Emmy Awards, including outstanding entertainment program. When the first season of the series aired on weekday afternoon, there was a title on the screen in the opening theme of the series. When the time slot series in its second season was moved over the weekend, was the title of the screen adventure Batman & Robin. The series was the first in the DC Animated Universe continuity is shared, and brought theater movie Batman: Mask Phantasm.