List of fictional universes in animation and comics

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This is a list of fictional universes created for comic books and animated film and television.

Universe Origin/ first mentioned Date Notes
Amalgam Universe Amalgam Comics #1 1996 Marvel & DC crossover
Bedrock The Flintstones 1960 Modern/prehistoric town
DC Animated Universe Batman: The Animated Series 1992 Refers to a series of popular animated television series and related spin-offs produced by Warner Bros. Animation which share the same continuity. Sometimes referred to as the Diniverse or Timmverse after its two most notable contributors, Paul Dini and Bruce Timm.
DC Multiverse The Flash #123 1961 Universe in which the many separate continuities of DC Comics (Superman, Batman, Wonder Woman) take place
Dredd's World The Robot Wars 1977 A dystopian future where the Earth has been badly damaged by a series of international conflicts, much of the planet has turned into radioactive wasteland, and populations have aggregated in enormous mega-cities.
Duck universe Walt Disney's Comics and Stories #49 1944 Where Disney cartoon characters Donald Duck and Scrooge McDuck live. It is a spin off of the older Mickey Mouse universe, yet has become much more extensive. It was largely the creation of Carl Barks.
Erfworld Erfworld 2006 Fantasy realm that follows the rules of a tabletop wargame, featured in a webcomic of the same name
Eternia Masters of the Universe 1981 Mystical planet at the centre of the universe that forms the setting for the Masters of the Universe franchise
Image Universe Savage Dragon #1, Spawn #1, & Youngblood #1 1992 Setting of many of the comic books published by Image Comics take place.
Marvel Multiverse Universe in which the various separate continuities of Marvel Comics (Spider-Man, X-Men, Captain America) take place.
Mickey Mouse universe Plane Crazy 1928 Where some cartoon characters created by the The Walt Disney Company live, the most famous of which is Mickey Mouse. It is coexistent with the Duck universe
Mongo Flash Gordon 1934 Totalitarian planet that is the setting for the Flash Gordon comic strip
Sigilverse CrossGenesis #1 2000 Serves as the 900th century setting for most titles published by CrossGen Comics.
Springfield The Simpsons 1989 Fictional town in which Matt Groening's animated series The Simpsons takes place.
Tintin universe Tintin in the Land of the Soviets 1929 The fictionalised world of Herge's Adventures of Tintin
Wildstorm Universe Wildstorm Titles 1992 A fictional shared universe where the comic books published by Wildstorm take place. It represents an alternate history of the real world where ideas such as interstellar travel and superhuman abilities are commonplace.
World of Naruto Naruto manga 2000 A fictional, unnamed, feudal era, fantasy world of Japan.