Animated TV Series The Greatest Animated Series Ever Made  

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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 cartoons 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!

 

list ordered by

1
7,937 4,688
Looney Tunes is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Greatest Animated Series Ever Made
Bugs Bunny, Daffy Duck, Tweety

2
7,299 5,676
The Simpsons is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Greatest Animated Series Ever Made
Homer Simpson, Lisa Simpson, Mr. Burns

3
7,473 3,842
Tom and Jerry is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Greatest Animated Series Ever Made
Tom, Jerry, Spike

4
6,886 5,601
South Park is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Greatest Animated Series Ever Made
Eric Cartman, Kenny McCormick, Kyle Broflovski

5
6,125 4,869
Futurama is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Greatest Animated Series Ever Made
Bender, Leela, Zoidberg

6
6,215 3,741
Scooby-Doo is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Greatest Animated Series Ever Made
Scooby Doo, Shaggy Rogers, Velma Dinkley

7
10,413 3,712
Avatar: The Last Airbender is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Greatest Animated Series Ever Made
Azula, Zuko, Katara

8
6,226 3,643
Batman: The Animated Series is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Greatest Animated Series Ever Made
Bruce Wayne, Batman, Joker

9
3,994 3,569
The Flintstones is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Greatest Animated Series Ever Made
Fred Flintstone, Betty Rubble, The Great Gazoo

10
6,262 3,599
SpongeBob SquarePants is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Greatest Animated Series Ever Made
SpongeBob SquarePants, Squidward Tentacles, Patrick Star

11
5,113 4,949
Family Guy is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Greatest Animated Series Ever Made
Peter Griffin, Stewie Griffin, Lois Griffin

12
4,109 3,024
Justice League is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Greatest Animated Series Ever Made
Bruce Wayne, Batman, Black Canary

13
3,555 3,267
Animaniacs is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Greatest Animated Series Ever Made

14
4,953 1,706
Rick and Morty is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Greatest Animated Series Ever Made
Nicole Clark added

15
3,353 2,978
Pinky and the Brain is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Greatest Animated Series Ever Made
Jimmy Joe Jr., Francis 'Pip' Pumphandle

16
3,929 2,500
Dexter's Laboratory is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Greatest Animated Series Ever Made
Dexter, Dee Dee, Monkey

17
5,402 2,751
Dragon Ball Z is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Greatest Animated Series Ever Made
Vegeta, Goku, Android 18

18
3,216 2,578
The Bugs Bunny Show is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Greatest Animated Series Ever Made

19
4,148 2,282
Pokémon is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Greatest Animated Series Ever Made
R20X added Ash Ketchum, Misty, Meowth

20
3,499 2,664
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Greatest Animated Series Ever Made
Shredder, Donatello, Raphael

21
2,702 2,609
The Jetsons is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Greatest Animated Series Ever Made
Mr. Spacely

22
3,298 2,274
Scooby-Doo, Where Are You! is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Greatest Animated Series Ever Made

23
3,227 2,632
The Powerpuff Girls is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Greatest Animated Series Ever Made
Mojo Jojo, Bubbles, Blossom

24
3,230 2,307
Phineas and Ferb is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Greatest Animated Series Ever Made
Dr. Heinz Doofenshmirtz, Perry the Platypus, Candace Flynn

25
3,231 2,173
DuckTales is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Greatest Animated Series Ever Made
Scrooge McDuck, Launchpad McQuack, Magica De Spell