The Greatest Animated Series Ever Made TV Programs
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The Greatest Animated Series Ever Made

List Criteria: Best cartoon or computer animated TV shows

The top animated series of all time include some of the best TV shows ever to flicker in your living room (or on your computer screen as time has gone on). The greatest cartoon series ever include cartoons from every decade of television's existence and is here so you can vote for the best animated series ever on this list of the best cartoons. 

What are the best cartoon shows of all time? The greatest serial cartoons ever painted on acetate include classics like "Looney Tunes" and modern day classics like "South Park" and "King of the Hill". This list is a consensus of popular opinion on the ultimate ranking of awesomeness. Writing or artwork, these series stood out in a pack of cheap, uninspired marketing tools. Real storytelling or actual humor, rank the best cartoon shows of all time and add them to the list. If you see something missing, add it!
List is ranked by a combination of each item's votes & positioning in reranks
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  1. 1
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    the people's #1 &most listed
    The Simpsons

    1989 More
    100
  2. 2
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    ranked low on reranks
    Looney Tunes

    95
  3. 3
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    1997 More
    91
  4. 4
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    1999 More
    85
  5. 5
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    1940 More
    81
  6. 6
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    1999 More
    79
  7. 7
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    1960 More
    76
  8. 8
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    1969 More
    75
  9. 9
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    Down 288
    1992 More
    72
  10. 10
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    1999 More
    71
  11. 11
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    The Bugs Bunny Show

    1960 More
    68
  12. 12
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    2005 More
    67
  13. 13
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    1993 More
    65
  14. 14
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    1995 More
    63
  15. 15
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    1987 More
    63
  16. 16
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    2001 More
    63
  17. 17
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    1962 More
    63
  18. 18
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    1991 More
    60
  19. 19
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    often listed
    Beavis and Butthead

    1992 More
    60
  20. 20
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    often listed &ranked high on reranks
    King of the Hill

    1997 More
    60
  21. 21
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    1991 More
    59
  22. 22
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    The Pink Panther Show

    1969 More
    58
  23. 23
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    Dexter's Laboratory

    1996 More
    58
  24. 24
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    1987 More
    58
  25. 25
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    1992 More
    58
  26. 26
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    1959 More
    58
    added by: jbeuscher01
  27. 27
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    2005 More
    57
  28. 28
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    2001 More
    56
  29. 29
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    1969 More
    56
  30. 30
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    1998 More
    54
  31. 31
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    1990 More
    54
  32. 32
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    1960 More
    54
    added by: azzy_roth
  33. 33
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    1985 More
    52
  34. 34
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    1983 More
    51
  35. 35
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    2007 More
    51
  36. 36
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    2001 More
    51
  37. 37
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    1958, 1961-01-30 More
    50
  38. 38
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    2004 More
    50
  39. 39
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    2005 More
    50
  40. 40
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    1981 More
    49
  41. 41
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    1984 More
    48
  42. 42
    Up 174
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    1991 More
    48
  43. 43
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    1999 More
    48
  44. 44
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    2009 More
    47
    added by: Ryanturcotte
  45. 45
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    1991 More
    47
  46. 46
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    1964 More
    46
  47. 47
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    often listed
    Daria

    1997 More
    46
  48. 48
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    ranked low on reranks
    Dragon Ball Z

    1989 More
    45
  49. 49
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    1964 More
    45
  50. 50
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    2002 More
    45
    added by: WarrenMitchell
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