|League of Super Evil|
|Created by||Philippe Ivanusic-Vallee|
|Developed by||Asaph Fipke|
|Voices of||Scott McNeil|
|Theme music composer|
|Opening theme||"League of Super Evil"|
|Ending theme||"League of Super Evil" (instrumental)|
|Country of origin||Canada|
|No. of seasons||3|
|No. of episodes||52 (list of episodes)|
|Executive producers||Asaph Fipke|
|Running time||22 minutes approx. (11x2)|
|Production company||Nerd Corps Entertainment|
|Original release||7 March 2009 –|
25 August 2012
League of Super Evil (initialized as L.O.S.E. or LOSE) is a Canadian animated comedy television series inspired by the sketch "Once Were Heroes" by Ryan Harper-Brown, co-created by Philippe Ivanusic-Vallee, Davila LeBlanc and Peter Ricq and developed by Asaph Fipke. The series was produced by Nerd Corps Entertainment in association with YTV.
The series aired for 52 episodes from 7 March 2009 to 25 August 2012. Reruns ended on YTV on 2 September 2014, when Teletoon picked up for additional reruns; the series also aired in the UK on CBBC, in Australia on ABC1 and ABC3, and internationally on Cartoon Network, on Disney XD and on Nickelodeon.
The League of Super Evil (or "L.O.S.E.") is a group of so-called "supervillains" who are plotting to take over their neighborhood in Metrotown and the world ultimately but their plans usually involve pranks such as gluing a penny to a chair. While all the other citizens in the neighborhood live in suburban houses, The League has a "secret evil lair". The League is often at odds with other, more important and competent super villains such as Skullossus and also tries to avoid getting busted by Metrotown's heroes.
Main article: List of League of Super Evil episodes
|Season||Episodes||Season premiere||Season finale|
|1||26||March 7, 2009||December 18, 2009|
|2||13||September 11, 2010||December 11, 2010|
|3||13||June 2, 2012||August 25, 2012|
The League of Super Evil are the main protagonists of the series. The members are…
a league of superheroes that pry on the League of Super Evil’s schemes. They are…
The Force Fighters are 5 heroes in Metrotown who also own a sushi restaurant in town. The Members of Force Fighters V are:
When the series was first announced in October 2006, it under went many changes for the title and main characters; Voltar was originally called The Great Voltar. His costume was green and yellow instead of red. Doktor Frogg originally had a steel jaw and did not wear goggles. Red Menace was meant to be a former Soviet supervillain (hence his name). His original design wore a thick red fur coat and a fur hat that incorporated the Red Star (a communist symbol) on it. Doomageddon did not exist in the original concept. In his place was a crawling hooded character described as embodying "the spirit of a hyperactive Neanderthal toddler". The series' title was originally just known as League of Evil.
League of Super Evil premiered on YTV in Canada on 7 March 2009. It aired on Saturdays at 10:30 a.m., as part of YTV's Crunch block. The series premiered earlier in the United States on Cartoon Network on 5 March 2009 at 9:00 p.m. It premiered in Latin America on Disney XD (LA) on 4 June 2011.
Emily Ashby of Common Sense Media gave the series a two out of five stars stating "Too-chaotic 'toon follows villains' mostly harmless antics."
|2010||Writers Guild of Canada||Animation||Edward Kay||Nominated|
|Leo Awards||Leo Best Animation Program or Series||Chuck Johnson, Ken Faier, Asaph Fipke||Won|
|2011||Leo Awards||Leo Best Musical Score in an Animation Program or Series||Hal Beckett, Steffan Andrews (for episode "Ant-Archy!")||Nominated|
|Gemini Awards||Gemini Best Sound in a Comedy, Variety, or Performing Arts Program or Series||Patrick Haskill, Steffan Andrews, Gordon Sproule, Johnny Ludgate, Ewan Deane (for the episode "Ant-archy")||Nominated|
|2012||UBCP/ACTR Awards||Best Voice||Lee Tockar||Nominated|