These seminal DC story lines would are tailor-made for animated features
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"Robin/Batgirl: Year One" (2001 & 2003)
If DC wants to put the majority of their animated focus on "Batman," sooner or later they will need to spend some time with the extended "Bat Family" in order to keep things fresh. In the early 2000s, writers Chuck Dixon and Scott Beatty presented the definitive origins of Robin and Batgirl in two intense solo adventures that fleshed out the beginnings of the two heroic icons. The result was two tightly plotted critical darlings that found the specialness of each character independently from their mentor. A split release could bring these origin stories home to fans seeking a fleshed out Bat Universe, and allow DC to extend the Bat brand to include two of Batman's more popular supporting cast. "Batgirl" in particular really captured the special nature of Barbara Gordon and an animated adaptation of her origin could inform the public just how cool Batgirl really is. There are some rumblings that fans might be in store for some Robin action in the "Man of Steel" sequel, and if this is true, DC may want to notify the public of Robin's rich history. Plus, there is always room for more female featured leads in any media.