The Teen Titans are a fictional superhero team appearing in American comic books published by DC Comics , often in an eponymous monthly series. As the group's name suggests, the members are teenage superheroes, many of whom have acted as sidekicks to DC's premier superheroes in the Justice League. The original team later becomes known as the Titans when the members age out of their teenage years, while the Teen Titans name is continued by subsequent generations of young heroes. Over the decades, DC has cancelled and relaunched Teen Titans many times, and a variety of characters have been featured heroes in its pages.
Initially, only four seasons were planned, but the popularity of the series led to Cartoon Network ordering a fifth season. Recently, another comic book series was published called Teen Titans, Go! This series focuses on the characters from the animated series, rather than the original Teen Titans. In , the show spawned a spin-off, Teen Titans Go! In mid-November , TitansTower. Several days after this initial posting, word came that Cartoon Network had officially terminated the show.
A superhero show featuring a team that's more likely to face off against Santa Claus than super villains might not sound like a recipe for success, but somehow Teen Titans Go! The Cartoon Network series, now in its fifth season and about to make its feature film debut , has become one of the most popular children's programs on TV, but also, arguably the most successful DC Comics series airing right now, full stop. This is all despite or perhaps because of the fact that these animated misfits spend more time eating waffles and making fart jokes than they do actually fighting crime. Teen Titans Go!