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List Rules 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

TV animations like Family Guy and Simpsons are also considered to be some of the funniest animated comedies of all time as well. If you've missed out on these top rated animated shows, you can watch them on Netflix, Hulu, and other streaming sites. 

What are the best cartoon shows of all time? The greatest serial cartoons ever painted on acetate include classics like Looney Tunes, anime series like One-Punch Man, 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 good 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!

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1
+ - 4,950 2,365
Looney Tunes is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Greatest Animated Series Ever Made
Looney Tunes Bugs Bunny, Daffy Duck, Tweety

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2
+ - 4,759 3,204
The Simpsons is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Greatest Animated Series Ever Made
The Simpsons Homer Simpson, Lisa Simpson, Mr. Burns

3
+ - 4,649 3,118
South Park is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Greatest Animated Series Ever Made
South Park Eric Cartman, Kenny McCormick, Kyle Broflovski

4
+ - 4,287 1,979
Tom and Jerry is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Greatest Animated Series Ever Made
Tom and Jerry Tom, Jerry, Spike

5
+ - 4,092 2,708
Futurama is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Greatest Animated Series Ever Made
Futurama Bender, Leela, Zoidberg

6
+ - 3,623 2,109
Scooby-Doo is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Greatest Animated Series Ever Made
Scooby-Doo Scooby Doo, Shaggy Rogers, Velma Dinkley

7
+ - 3,715 2,118
Batman: The Animated Series is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Greatest Animated Series Ever Made
Batman: The Animated Series Bruce Wayne, Batman, Joker

8
+ - 5,728 2,085
Avatar: The Last Airbender is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Greatest Animated Series Ever Made
Avatar: The Last Airbender Azula, Zuko, Katara

9
+ - 2,607 2,041
The Flintstones is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Greatest Animated Series Ever Made
The Flintstones Fred Flintstone, Betty Rubble, The Great Gazoo

10
+ - 3,371 3,053
Family Guy is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Greatest Animated Series Ever Made
Family Guy Peter Griffin, Stewie Griffin, Lois Griffin

11
+ - 3,569 2,138
SpongeBob SquarePants is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Greatest Animated Series Ever Made
SpongeBob SquarePants SpongeBob SquarePants, Squidward Tentacles, Patrick Star

12
+ - 2,338 1,828
Animaniacs is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Greatest Animated Series Ever Made

13
+ - 2,425 1,664
Justice League is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Greatest Animated Series Ever Made
Justice League Bruce Wayne, Batman, Black Canary

14
+ - 2,303 1,651
Pinky and the Brain is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Greatest Animated Series Ever Made
Pinky and the Brain Jimmy Joe Jr., Francis 'Pip' Pumphandle

15
+ - 2,148 1,492
The Bugs Bunny Show is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Greatest Animated Series Ever Made

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16
+ - 2,502 1,361
Dexter's Laboratory is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Greatest Animated Series Ever Made
Dexter's Laboratory Dexter, Dee Dee, Monkey

17
+ - 2,008 1,504
The Powerpuff Girls is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Greatest Animated Series Ever Made
The Powerpuff Girls Mojo Jojo, Bubbles, Blossom

18
+ - 2,230 1,574
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Greatest Animated Series Ever Made
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Shredder, Donatello, Raphael

19
+ - 2,894 1,521
Dragon Ball Z is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Greatest Animated Series Ever Made
Dragon Ball Z Vegeta, Goku, Android 18

20
+ - 1,777 1,529
The Jetsons is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Greatest Animated Series Ever Made
The Jetsons Mr. Spacely

21
+ - 2,060 1,381
X-Men is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Greatest Animated Series Ever Made

22
+ - 1,951 1,347
Scooby-Doo, Where Are You! is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Greatest Animated Series Ever Made

23
+ - 2,202 1,309
Pokémon is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Greatest Animated Series Ever Made
Pokémon Ash Ketchum, Misty, Meowth

24
+ - 1,738 1,933
King of the Hill is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Greatest Animated Series Ever Made
King of the Hill Hank Hill, Bobby Hill, Peggy Hill

25
+ - 1,989 1,474
Rugrats is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Greatest Animated Series Ever Made
Rugrats Angelica Pickles, Tommy Pickles, Stu Pickles

26
+ - 2,038 1,272
DuckTales is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Greatest Animated Series Ever Made
DuckTales Scrooge McDuck, Launchpad McQuack, Magica De Spell

27
+ - 1,906 1,413
Samurai Jack is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Greatest Animated Series Ever Made

28
+ - 1,404 465
Rick and Morty is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Greatest Animated Series Ever Made

29
+ - 1,709 1,394
Phineas and Ferb is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Greatest Animated Series Ever Made
Phineas and Ferb Dr. Heinz Doofenshmirtz, Perry the Platypus, Candace Flynn

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30
+ - 1,816 857
Teen Titans is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Greatest Animated Series Ever Made
Teen Titans Deathstroke, Starfire, Robin

31
+ - 1,673 1,149
Kim Possible is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Greatest Animated Series Ever Made
Kim Possible Kim Possible, Shego, Ron Stoppable

32
+ - 1,654 902
Gravity Falls is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Greatest Animated Series Ever Made
Gravity Falls Robbie, Cute Biker, Toby Determined

33
+ - 1,791 1,676
American Dad! is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Greatest Animated Series Ever Made
American Dad! Stan Smith, Roger: American Dad!, Francine Smith

34
+ - 1,556 1,200
The Pink Panther Show is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Greatest Animated Series Ever Made

35
+ - 1,853 1,203
Adventure Time is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Greatest Animated Series Ever Made
Adventure Time Marceline the Vampire Queen, Ice King, Jake the Dog

36
+ - 1,568 1,247
Archer is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Greatest Animated Series Ever Made
Archer Sterling Archer, Cheryl Tunt, Pam Poovey

37
+ - 1,441 1,030
Popeye the Sailor is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Greatest Animated Series Ever Made

38
+ - 1,624 1,171
The Fairly OddParents is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Greatest Animated Series Ever Made
The Fairly OddParents Timmy Turner, Denzel Q. Crocker, Chester McBadbat

39
+ - 1,854 1,382
Avatar: Legend of Korra is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Greatest Animated Series Ever Made
Avatar: Legend of Korra Korra, Azula, Asami Sato

40
+ - 1,416 1,525
The Ren & Stimpy Show is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Greatest Animated Series Ever Made
The Ren & Stimpy Show Stimpson J. "Stimpy" Cat

41
+ - 1,342 1,684
Beavis and Butt-head is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Greatest Animated Series Ever Made
Beavis and Butthead Daria Morgendorffer, Beavis, Butt-head

42
+ - 1,041 1,177
The Rocky and Bullwinkle Show is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Greatest Animated Series Ever Made

43
+ - 1,306 1,062
Tiny Toon Adventures is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Greatest Animated Series Ever Made
Tiny Toon Adventures Elmyra Duff, White Rabbit, Byron Basset

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44
+ - 894 584
Death Note is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Greatest Animated Series Ever Made

45
+ - 1,012 626
The Road Runner Show is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Greatest Animated Series Ever Made

46
+ - 1,274 987
Ed, Edd n Eddy is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Greatest Animated Series Ever Made
Ed, Edd n Eddy Ed, Edd, Jimmy

47
+ - 1,167 633
Fullmetal Alchemist: Brotherho... is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Greatest Animated Series Ever Made
Fullmetal Alchemist: Brotherhood Edward Elric, Roy Mustang, Winry Rockbell

48
+ - 1,267 1,021
Batman Beyond is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Greatest Animated Series Ever Made
Batman Beyond Bruce Wayne, Batman, Max Gibson

49
+ - 1,113 824
Bob's Burgers is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Greatest Animated Series Ever Made
Bob's Burgers Bob Belcher, Tina Belcher, Louise Belcher

50
+ - 1,036 1,000
Yogi Bear is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Greatest Animated Series Ever Made