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 7th – On this day in 1996, the second episode of Superman: The Animated Series appears on US TV screens. The episode, ‘Fun and Games’ introduces the villain known as the Toyman. Actor Bud Cort provides the voice of the Toyman.

More tomorrow…