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List Rules Whether it was your childhood favorite or your favorite adult pastime, vote up which cartoons from the 90s were you like the most.

The best cartoons of the 90s are those the top animated series that ran between the years of 1990 and 2000 and features Nicktoons, Saturday morning cartoons, Disney animated TV shows, and network cartoon series for both kid and adult audiences. With so many great series airing in the 90s, it's no surprise that these are also some of the best cartoons of all time.

For the most part, these best 90s cartoons are geared towards children. Those growing up in the 1990s undoubtably spent numerous hours watching the likes of "Rugrats," "Doug," "Rocko's Modern Life," and "Animaniacs." Few can deny that classic series like "Dexter's Labratory," "DuckTales," "Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles," and "TaleSpin" are some of the best ever for Saturday morning viewing.

Then there's another breed of top 90s cartoons, those suited better for more adult audiences. "South Park" broke the mold with it's raunchiness, as did the likes of "Beavis and Butt-head" and "Family Guy." Two of those three are still popular even today with new episodes airing weekly. All feature more mature jokes, topics children wouldn't really understand and a whole lot of inappropriateness all bundled tightly in animated form.

Which cartoons from the 90s had you glued to the television and make you miss your 90s childhood? Vote for your favorites, add any we missed or re-rank the list to put it in your order. To reminisce more about the glorious decade of the 1990s, check out the most nostalgia-inducing toys of the 90s too!
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The Simpsons is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Cartoons of the '90s

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2
+ - 6,068 1,576
Rugrats is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Cartoons of the '90s
Rugrats 1991

3
+ - 4,838 1,499
Dexter's Laboratory is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Cartoons of the '90s

4
+ - 5,007 1,485
Animaniacs is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Cartoons of the '90s
Animaniacs 1993

5
+ - 4,814 1,228
Tiny Toon Adventures is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Cartoons of the '90s

6
+ - 4,996 1,264
DuckTales is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Cartoons of the '90s
DuckTales 1987

7
+ - 3,892 1,936
Batman: The Animated Series is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Cartoons of the '90s

8
+ - 3,765 1,918
Futurama is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Cartoons of the '90s
Futurama 1999

9
+ - 4,486 1,419
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Cartoons of the '90s

10
+ - 3,745 2,276
South Park is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Cartoons of the '90s
South Park 1997

11
+ - 3,784 1,683
The Powerpuff Girls is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Cartoons of the '90s

12
+ - 4,639 1,318
Hey Arnold! is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Cartoons of the '90s

13
+ - 4,524 1,496
Doug is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Cartoons of the '90s
Doug 1991

14
+ - 3,651 1,786
Family Guy is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Cartoons of the '90s
Family Guy 1999

15
+ - 3,864 1,314
Chip 'n Dale Rescue Rangers is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Cartoons of the '90s

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16
+ - 3,410 1,661
X-Men is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Cartoons of the '90s
X-Men 2011

17
+ - 4,524 1,037
Pinky and the Brain is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Cartoons of the '90s

18
+ - 4,172 1,262
Recess is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Cartoons of the '90s

19
+ - 3,781 1,480
Rocko's Modern Life is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Cartoons of the '90s

20
+ - 3,003 1,778
Arthur is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Cartoons of the '90s
Arthur 1996

21
+ - 3,349 1,553
Johnny Bravo is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Cartoons of the '90s

22
+ - 2,431 1,812
Spider-Man is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Cartoons of the '90s
Spider-Man 1994

23
+ - 3,402 1,221
The Magic School Bus is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Cartoons of the '90s

24
+ - 3,186 1,247
Darkwing Duck is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Cartoons of the '90s

25
+ - 3,194 1,646
The Ren & Stimpy Show is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Cartoons of the '90s

26
+ - 3,151 1,526
Courage the Cowardly Dog is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Cartoons of the '90s

27
+ - 3,287 1,394
CatDog is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Cartoons of the '90s

28
+ - 2,625 1,970
Beavis and Butt-head is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Cartoons of the '90s

29
+ - 2,767 1,495
The Wild Thornberrys is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Cartoons of the '90s

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+ - 2,729 1,272
Ed, Edd n Eddy is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Cartoons of the '90s

31
+ - 2,800 1,739
Pokémon is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Cartoons of the '90s
Pokémon 1997

32
+ - 3,200 1,210
TaleSpin is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Cartoons of the '90s
TaleSpin 1990

33
+ - 2,540 1,238
Gargoyles is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Cartoons of the '90s
Gargoyles 1994

34
+ - 2,358 652
Scooby-Doo, Where Are You! is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Cartoons of the '90s

35
+ - 2,621 1,376
The Angry Beavers is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Cartoons of the '90s

36
+ - 2,192 1,133
SpongeBob SquarePants is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Cartoons of the '90s

37
+ - 2,792 538
Tom and Jerry is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Cartoons of the '90s

38
+ - 2,654 1,908
Dragon Ball Z is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Cartoons of the '90s

39
+ - 2,037 1,802
Sailor Moon is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Cartoons of the '90s

40
+ - 1,962 1,664
Blue's Clues is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Cartoons of the '90s

41
+ - 2,297 1,623
Daria is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Cartoons of the '90s
Daria 1997

42
+ - 2,204 1,538
Bobby's World is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Cartoons of the '90s

43
+ - 1,900 1,122
King of the Hill is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Cartoons of the '90s

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+ - 2,083 1,174
Timon & Pumbaa is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Cartoons of the '90s

45
+ - 1,213 649
Rocket Power is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Cartoons of the '90s

46
+ - 2,100 659
The Scooby-Doo Show is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Cartoons of the '90s

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+ - 1,778 545
Inspector Gadget is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Cartoons of the '90s

48
+ - 2,046 961
Goof Troop is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Cartoons of the '90s
Goof Troop 1992

49
+ - 2,560 1,200
Aaahh!!! Real Monsters is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Cartoons of the '90s

50
+ - 1,260 502
Aladdin is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Cartoons of the '90s
Aladdin 1994