To celebrate the launch of It’s A Stampede!, every day for the next year I will be presenting a totally informative, yet totally useless fact under the banner heading: ‘On this day in geekdom’.

Yep, that’s 365 facts!

Here’s today’s slice of geekdom…

September 5th – On this day in 1992, Batman: The Animated Series makes its TV debut. The show becomes an instant hit with critics and audiences alike and kick-starts a run of cartoons and animated movies, all set within the same continuity (the DCAU), which remain popular to this day.

More tomorrow…

Read more: