Batman's revival as an animated series came in 1992 with Warner Brothers' acclaimed series, Batman: the Animated Series. The series ran until 1997, and was then continued as The new Batman Adventures through 1999. In 1999, Batman Beyond was a new imagining of the characters that was set in teh chornological future. Batman Beyond aired until 2001. Batman's universe continue to see new series such as The Batman, Batman: The Brave and the Bold, and Beware the Batman, but Batman Beyond was the last series to be traditionally animated with hand-painted cels.