Animated Batman Shows Part Of The Hub “Summer Nights” Special Programming

Batman: The Animated Series and Batman Beyond will be part of The Hub Network’s special programming “Summer Nights” event, which starts Monday, July 30th, 2012 at 8:00pm (ET/PT). “Summer Nights” highlights the top-rated shows currently airing on the network. The two-week event will feature a two-hour block of select back-to-back episodes from an assortment of top shows currently airing on The Hub. The initiative kicks off with a two-hour block of back-to-back Batman: The Animated Series and Batman Beyond episodes. Continue below for a description of the programming event and episode details for Batman: The Animated Series and Batman Beyond.

Monday, July 30th, 2012
8:00pm (ET/PT) – Batman: The Animated Series “Robin’s Reckoning, Part One”
When Batman and Robin bust up an extortion, Batman learns the name of the gang leader. To Robin’s surprise, he refuses to let Robin continue the investigating with him, preferring to work alone instead. When Robin discovers the truth, he finds that the case is connected with Tony Zucco, a gangster who was responsible for the death of Robin’s parents.

Monday, July 30th, 2012
8:30pm (ET/PT) Batman: The Animated Series “Robin’s Reckoning, Part Two”
Robin heads off in hot pursuit of Tony Zucco, despite Batman’s forbidding him to do it. Some tricky detective work takes him to the crook’s hideout at the old amusement pier where Zucco has accidentally trapped Batman.

Monday, July 30th, 2012
9:00pm (ET/PT) Batman Beyond “Hidden Agenda”
Fellow high school student Max Gibson finds out that Terry is Batman when he saves her from the threat of a vengeful Jokerz member.

Monday, July 30th, 2012
9:30pm (ET/PT) Batman Beyond “Once Burned …”
Terry’s emotion resolve is put to the test when Ten from the Royal Flush Gang, reverts back to a life of crime. The situation is further complicated when she has to steal to save her family from kidnappers.

Starting Monday, July 30, 8 pm ET – “Summer Nights”
“Summer Nights” have arrived on The Hub! For two weeks only, the hottest Hub shows that both kids and their parents love to watch will be presented in a two-hour block on weeknights starting Monday, July 30 at 8pm ET / 5 pm PT leading off with Batman: The Animated Series.

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The two-hour block of episodes airs following a 90-minute block of Batman Beyond and Batman: The Animated Series episodes, with the Batman Beyond episode “Heroes” airing at 6:30pm (ET/PT), followed by the Batman: The Animated Series episode “Dreams in Darkness” at 7:00pm (ET/PT) and the Batman: The Animated Series episode “Beware the Gray Ghost” at 7:30pm (ET/PT).

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