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Static Shock is an American animated television series produced by Warner Bros. Animation. It premiered in September 2000 on the Kids' WB! block and ran for four seasons, with a total of 52 half-hour episodes.
The series centers around the adventures of DC comics superhero Virgil Ovid Hawkins/Static. After the show's initial run on The WB it was later picked up for rebroadcast by Cartoon Network, airing initially during the Miguzi block. Disney XD began airing reruns of the series (starting with season 1) in February 2009 in the United States. Currently, Warner Bros. has no plans to release the series on DVD. However the company has stated that it wishes to eventually release all of the DC animated universe on DVD.
Virgil Hawkins was a just a regular high schooler except for his eletrical-based powers and he obtained this powerby breathing in some Bang Baby Gas that was being docked at the same area Virgil was, and by breathing in the gas he got his power and assumed the persona of Static Shock helping the protecting the city from the now called"Bang Babies"