Franchise / Disney Channel Animated Universe
The Disney Channel Animated Universe is the universe that most of the earliest animated Disney Channel Original series resided in, as well as certain shows from One Saturday Morning
. Six series were established through various Crossovers
(mostly episodes of Lilo & Stitch: The Series
where characters from another show visit Kauai) to exist in the same universe. Although each of the shows take place in generally the same time period, they each have very different premises. With the end of the Western parts of the Lilo & Stitch
franchise (it continued with the East Asian spin-offs Stitch!
and Stitch & Ai
, both of which removed Lilo Pelekai as a main character), the universe seems to have been put to rest, as its first series was the main place characters from the other shows crossed over to.
See also the Disney Channel Live-Action Universe
for the live-action shows'
Not to be confused with the DC Comics Animated Universe
.Series confirmed to be in the Disney Channel Animated Universe include:Series unconfirmed to be in the Disney Channel Animated Universe include:
Series that are confirmed to not be in the Disney Channel Animated Universe include:
- Teamo Supremo
- The Weekenders
- The Disney Afternoon
- Stitch & Ai: Yes, it's part of the Lilo & Stitch franchise, but although this Chinese series could be seen as an interquel set between Leroy & Stitch and the Stitch! anime, it has not directly referenced the franchise's first TV series yet and none of the other previously-seen experiments besides Stitch himself appear. This is despite the fact that people who worked on Lilo & Stitch: The Series have also worked on this show.
- All Disney Channel/XD cartoons post-Lilo & Stitch that aren't excluded below, and any shows they happen to cross with (including Marvel Universe shows) .