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List Rules Vote up your favorite animated series that aired on TV in the 90s

These are the top 1990s animated series, ranked from best to worst by user votes. The best 1990s animated series really changed the world of not only animated shows, but the world of television itself. Only 90s kids will get these crazy fan theories about 1990s cartoons and celebrities who starred in 90s TV shows. These are titles that truly changed the game forever. The top 90s animated series are known for their genre-bending comedy while still other good 90s cartoons are well known for their over-the-top action and adventure. Obviously, some of these great 1990s animated series have even been made into feature films.

Which great cartoons will you find on this top 1990s animated series list? The Powerpuff Girls appears high on this list. This girl power 90s animation premiered in 1998 and ran for six seasons. Arthur, Muppet Babies and Garfield and Friends are other top 90s animated series that appear on this list.

The 1990s saw the rise of adult animations with The Simpsons and South Park leading the pack. Family Guy, Beavis and Butthead and King of the Hill are all great 90s cartoons for an older audience. Dr. Katz, Professional Therapist was also a hilarious show that featured top comedians like Jim Gaffigan, Ray Romano and Marc Maron.

Do you have a favorite animated series from the 1990s? Vote up which shows you think are best!

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The Simpsons is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best 1990s Animated Series
The Simpsons Dan Castellaneta, Nancy Cartwright, Julie Kavner

2
662 225
Batman: The Animated Series is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best 1990s Animated Series
Batman: The Animated Series Kevin Conroy, Loren Lester, Efrem Zimbalist Jr. - Watch for Free with Amazon Prime Free Trial

3
578 178
DuckTales is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best 1990s Animated Series
DuckTales Alan Young, Russi Taylor, Terence McGovern

4
654 216
Animaniacs is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best 1990s Animated Series
Animaniacs Rob Paulsen, Jess Harnell, Tress MacNeille

5
637 213
X-Men is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best 1990s Animated Series
X-Men Scott Porter, Cam Clarke, Jennifer Hale

6
535 166
Tiny Toon Adventures is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best 1990s Animated Series
Tom Islava added Tiny Toon Adventures Charles Adler, John Kassir, Tress MacNeille

7
560 194
Gargoyles is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best 1990s Animated Series
heavymetalharry added Gargoyles Keith David, Salli Richardson-Whitfield, Jeff Bennett - Without a doubt, this is the best serious animated series, not based off of a comic. Definatly for all ages, no kiddie shit that you have to endure, there are characers that get killed off and there is blood but it never feels ...

8
548 207
Futurama is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best 1990s Animated Series
Futurama Billy West, John DiMaggio, Katey Sagal

9
524 195
Darkwing Duck is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best 1990s Animated Series
Darkwing Duck Jim Cummings, Terence McGovern, Christine Cavanaugh

10
504 211
The Ren & Stimpy Show is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best 1990s Animated Series
The Ren & Stimpy Show John Kricfalusi, Billy West, Harris Peet

11
515 208
Family Guy is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best 1990s Animated Series
Family Guy Seth MacFarlane, Alex Borstein, Seth Green

12
589 234
South Park is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best 1990s Animated Series
South Park Trey Parker, Matt Stone, Mary Kay Bergman

13
460 187
Doug is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best 1990s Animated Series
Doug Billy West, Fred Newman, Constance Shulman

14
477 198
Dexter's Laboratory is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best 1990s Animated Series
Dexter's Laboratory Kath Soucie, Jeff Bennett, Christine Cavanaugh

The Best 1980s Animated Series

15
472 184
Chip 'n Dale Rescue Rangers is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best 1990s Animated Series
Chip 'n Dale Rescue Rangers Corey Burton, Peter Cullen, Jim Cummings

16
563 239
Beavis and Butt-head is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best 1990s Animated Series
Beavis and Butt-head Mike Judge, Dale Revo, Tracy Grandstaff

17
474 195
Rugrats is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best 1990s Animated Series
Rugrats Elizabeth Daily, Christine Cavanaugh, Nancy Cartwright

18
397 165
Spider-Man is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best 1990s Animated Series
a4182gon added Spider-Man Christopher Daniel Barnes, Sara Ballantine, Roscoe Lee Browne

19
423 189
King of the Hill is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best 1990s Animated Series
King of the Hill Mike Judge, Kathy Najimy, Pamela Adlon

20
368 170
Garfield and Friends is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best 1990s Animated Series
Garfield and Friends Lorenzo Music, Thom Huge, Gregg Berger - Watch for Free with Amazon Prime Free Trial

21
381 201
Hey Arnold! is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best 1990s Animated Series
Hey Arnold! Francesca Marie Smith, Jamil Walker Smith, Dan Castellaneta

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374 198
Johnny Bravo is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best 1990s Animated Series
Johnny Bravo Jeff Bennett, Brenda Vaccaro, Mae Whitman

23
281 131
Batman Beyond is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best 1990s Animated Series
Ouchmaster5000 added Batman Beyond Will Friedle, Kevin Conroy, Lauren Tom

24
346 191
Beetlejuice is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best 1990s Animated Series
Beetlejuice Stephen Ouimette, Alyson Court, Tabitha St. Germain

25
334 186
Aaahh!!! Real Monsters is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best 1990s Animated Series
Aaahh!!! Real Monsters Charles Adler, Christine Cavanaugh, David Eccles

26
329 197
The Powerpuff Girls is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best 1990s Animated Series
The Powerpuff Girls Cathy Cavadini, Elizabeth Daily, Tara Strong

27
358 171
Inspector Gadget is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best 1990s Animated Series
Inspector Gadget Don Adams, Holly Berger, Frank Welker

28
330 182
Bobby's World is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best 1990s Animated Series
Bobby's World Howie Mandel, Kevin Smets, Gail Matthius

Longest Running Animated Series

29
288 201
Pokémon is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best 1990s Animated Series
nick-slade added Pokémon Veronica Taylor, Rachael Lillis, Eric Stuart

30
259 140
Ed, Edd n Eddy is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best 1990s Animated Series
Ouchmaster5000 added Ed, Edd n Eddy Matt Hill, Tommy Karlsen, Sam Vincent

31
276 208
The Angry Beavers is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best 1990s Animated Series
The Angry Beavers Richard Steven Horvitz, Nick Bakay, Charlie Brissette

32
263 190
CatDog is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best 1990s Animated Series
Tom Islava added CatDog Jim Cummings, Tom Kenny, Carlos Alazraqui

33
274 181
Muppet Babies is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best 1990s Animated Series
Muppet Babies Greg Berg, Katie Leigh, Laurie O'Brien

34
68 10
Pinky and the Brain is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best 1990s Animated Series
Pinky and the Brain Maurice LaMarche, Rob Paulsen, Tress MacNeille

35
256 199
Cow and Chicken is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best 1990s Animated Series
Cow and Chicken Charles Adler, Candi Milo, Dee Bradley Baker

31 Times You've Seen The Walking Dead Actors Before

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241 222
Daria is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best 1990s Animated Series
Daria Tracy Grandstaff, Wendy Hoopes, Julian Rebolledo

37
262 188
Space Ghost Coast to Coast is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best 1990s Animated Series
Space Ghost Coast to Coast George Lowe, C. Martin Croker, Andy Merrill

38
54 15
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best 1990s Animated Series
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Sean Astin, Greg Cipes, Rob Paulsen

39
254 227
SpongeBob SquarePants is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best 1990s Animated Series
SpongeBob SquarePants Tom Kenny, Rodger Bumpass, Bill Fagerbakke - Watch for Free with Amazon Prime Free Trial

40
215 189
Disney's Adventures of the Gum... is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best 1990s Animated Series
Disney's Adventures of the Gummi Bears June Foray, Noelle North, Lorenzo Music

41
144 141
The Wild Thornberrys is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best 1990s Animated Series
Ouchmaster5000 added The Wild Thornberrys Lacey Chabert, Jodi Carlisle, Tim Curry

42
183 192
Aeon Flux is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best 1990s Animated Series
Aeon Flux Denise Poirier, John Rafter Lee, Julia Fletcher

The Best HBO Series of the 1990s

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227 203
2 Stupid Dogs is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best 1990s Animated Series
2 Stupid Dogs Brad Garrett, Mark Schiff, Jess Harnell

44
44 11
Looney Tunes is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best 1990s Animated Series
Looney Tunes Mel Blanc, June Foray, Arthur Q. Bryan

45
183 205
Arthur is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best 1990s Animated Series
Arthur J.T. Turner, Melissa Altro, Daniel Brochu - Watch for Free with Amazon Prime Free Trial

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43 12
The Flintstones is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best 1990s Animated Series
The Flintstones Alan Reed, Mel Blanc, Jean Vander Pyl

47
152 154
Sailor Moon is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best 1990s Animated Series
CosmicCastaway added Sailor Moon Terri Hawkes, Jill Frappier, Mary Long

48
49 21
Rocko's Modern Life is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best 1990s Animated Series
Rocko's Modern Life Carlos Alazraqui, Tom Kenny, Charles Adler

49
36 18
Recess is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best 1990s Animated Series
Recess Andrew Lawrence, Ashley Johnson, Jason Davis

50
179 220
The Critic is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best 1990s Animated Series
The Critic Jon Lovitz, Nancy Cartwright, Christine Cavanaugh