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These are the best 1990s Nickelodeon shows, ranked from best to worst by user votes.  Some top '90s Nickelodeon shows were Nicktoons, and others were game shows. A few of the most popular 1990s Nickelodeon programs were funny live action comedies.

What series appear on this best 1990s Nickelodeon shows list? Rugrats entertained kids of all ages when it premiered in 1991. Tommy, Chuckie, Phil, Lil and Angelica even had some big screen fun when a movie version of this classic cartoon, entitled The Rugrats Movie, came out in 1998. Rocko's Modern Life is another good show that aired on Nickelodeon in the 1990s.

If you were a 90s kid who liked spooky shows then Are You Afraid of the Dark? provided some fun and frightening entertainment. Other good series that appear on this top 1990s Nickelodeon shows list include All That, Aahh!!! Real Monsters and The Ren & Stimpy Show.

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Rugrats is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Nickelodeon Shows of the '90s
Elizabeth Daily, Christine Cavanaugh, Nancy Cartwright
Rugrats is an American animated television series created by Arlene Klasky, Gábor Csupó and Paul Germain for Nickelodeon. The show focuses on a group of toddlers, most prominently ...more
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3,237 998
Hey Arnold! is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Nickelodeon Shows of the '90s
Francesca Marie Smith, Jamil Walker Smith, Dan Castellaneta
Hey Arnold is an American animated television series created by Craig Bartlett for Nickelodeon. The show centers on a fourth grader named Arnold, who lives with his grandparents in a boarding ...more
3
2,952 1,210
Doug is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Nickelodeon Shows of the '90s
Billy West, Fred Newman, Constance Shulman
Doug is an American animated sitcom created by Jim Jinkins. The show focuses on the early adolescent life of its title character, Douglas "Doug" Funnie, who experiences common ...more
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2,821 1,305
Rocko's Modern Life is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Nickelodeon Shows of the '90s
Carlos Alazraqui, Tom Kenny, Charles Adler
Rocko's Modern Life is an American animated television series created by Joe Murray for Nickelodeon. The series centers on the surreal life of an anthropomorphic Australian-immigrant wallaby ...more
5
2,746 1,114
All That is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Nickelodeon Shows of the '90s
Amanda Bynes, Nick Cannon, Kenan Thompson
All That is an American sketch comedy television series created by Brian Robbins and Mike Tollin. The series originally aired on Nickelodeon from April 16, 1994 to October 22, 2005, lasting ten ...more
6
2,616 1,125
CatDog is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Nickelodeon Shows of the '90s
Jim Cummings, Tom Kenny, Carlos Alazraqui
CatDog is an American animated television series created by Peter Hannan for Nickelodeon. The series depicts the life of conjoined brothers, with one half being a cat and the other a dog. ...more
7
2,299 1,135
The Wild Thornberrys is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Nickelodeon Shows of the '90s
Lacey Chabert, Jodi Carlisle, Tim Curry
The Wild Thornberrys is an American animated television series that aired on Nickelodeon. It was rerun in the United States on Nickelodeon and occasionally Nicktoons until 2007. The show ...more
8
2,371 1,102
Kenan & Kel is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Nickelodeon Shows of the '90s
Kenan Thompson, Kel Mitchell, Vanessa Baden
Kenan & Kel is an American teen comedy sitcom created by Kim Bass for Nickelodeon. It starred then-All That cast members and Saturday Night Live alumni Kenan Thompson and Kel Mitchell. ...more
9
2,449 1,249
Are You Afraid of the Dark? is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Nickelodeon Shows of the '90s
Ross Hull, Raine Pare-Coull, Jodie Resther
Are You Afraid of the Dark? is a Canadian horror fantasy-themed anthology television series. The original series was created by D.J. MacHale and Ned Kandel, and was picked up by Nickelodeon in ...more
10
2,489 1,163
SpongeBob SquarePants is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Nickelodeon Shows of the '90s
Tom Kenny, Rodger Bumpass, Bill Fagerbakke
Watch for Free with Amazon Prime Free Trial SpongeBob SquarePants is an American animated television series created by marine biologist and animator Stephen Hillenburg for Nickelodeon. The series chronicles the adventures and endeavors of ...more
11
2,050 1,103
Legends of the Hidden Temple is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Nickelodeon Shows of the '90s
SteveOEh added Kirk Fogg, Dee Bradley Baker, Jennifer Holtz
Legends of the Hidden Temple is an action-adventure game show for children. The show centered on a temple that was "filled with lost treasures protected by mysterious Mayan temple ...more
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2,178 1,220
Aaahh!!! Real Monsters is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Nickelodeon Shows of the '90s
Charles Adler, Christine Cavanaugh, David Eccles
Aaahh!!! Real Monsters is an American animated television series about adolescent monsters in training, developed by Klasky Csupo for Nickelodeon. The show ran from October 30, 1994 to December ...more
13
1,892 1,022
Double Dare is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Nickelodeon Shows of the '90s
Lou Ferrigno, Jennifer Malone, 'Weird Al' Yankovic
Double Dare is a children's game show, originally hosted by Marc Summers, that aired on Nickelodeon. The show combines trivia questions with occasionally messy "physical challenges". ...more
14
2,003 1,196
The Angry Beavers is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Nickelodeon Shows of the '90s
Richard Steven Horvitz, Nick Bakay, Charlie Brissette
The Angry Beavers is an American animated television series created by Mitch Schauer for the Nickelodeon channel. The series revolves around Daggett and Norbert Beaver, two young beaver brothers ...more
15
1,958 1,248
The Ren & Stimpy Show is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Nickelodeon Shows of the '90s
John Kricfalusi, Billy West, Harris Peet
The Ren & Stimpy Show, often simply referred to as Ren & Stimpy, is an American animated television series, created by Canadian animator John Kricfalusi. The show premiered on August 11, ...more
16
1,766 1,057
Clarissa Explains It All is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Nickelodeon Shows of the '90s
Melissa Joan Hart, Jason Zimbler, Elizabeth Hess
Clarissa Explains It All is an American teen sitcom that aired on Nickelodeon. Created by Mitchell Kriegman, it aired for five seasons and a total of 65 episodes from March 23, 1991, to December ...more
17
1,804 1,013
Blue's Clues is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Nickelodeon Shows of the '90s
Steve Burns, Traci Paige Johnson, Seth O'Hickory
Blue's Clues is an American children's television series that premiered on Nickelodeon. Producers Angela Santomero, Todd Kessler and Traci Paige Johnson combined concepts from child development ...more
18
1,134 1,366
KaBlam! is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Nickelodeon Shows of the '90s
Mischa Barton, Billy West, John Walsh
KaBlam! is an American animated sketch comedy that ran on Nickelodeon from 1996 to 2000. It features a collection of short films in several different styles of animation, bridged by the ...more
19
1,318 1,304
Salute Your Shorts is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Nickelodeon Shows of the '90s
Hugh Dillon, David Paetkau, Amy Jo Johnson
Salute Your Shorts is an American comedy television series that aired on Nickelodeon from 1991 to 1992 and in reruns until early 1999. It was based on the 1986 book, Salute Your Shorts: Life at ...more
20
1,022 1,177
Figure It Out is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Nickelodeon Shows of the '90s
Jeff Sutphen, Elle Young, Lorenz Arnell
Figure It Out is an American children's panel game show that airs on Nickelodeon. The original series, hosted by Summer Sanders, ran for four seasons from July 7, 1997 to January 12, 2000. The ...more
21
1,032 1,260
The Secret World of Alex Mack is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Nickelodeon Shows of the '90s
Larisa Oleynik, Darris Love, Michael Blakley
The Secret World of Alex Mack is an American television series that ran on Nickelodeon from October 8, 1994 to January 15, 1998, replacing Clarissa Explains It All on the SNICK line-up. It also ...more
22
1,023 1,257
Hey Dude is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Nickelodeon Shows of the '90s
Christine Taylor, David Lascher, David Brisbin
Hey Dude is an American Western comedy series that aired from 1989 to 1991. The show was broadcast on the Nickelodeon network, and aired reruns on Nickelodeon until early 1999, and on TeenNick ...more
23
1,032 1,307
The Adventures of Pete & Pete is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Nickelodeon Shows of the '90s
Michael C. Maronna, Danny Tamberelli, Judy Grafe
The Adventures of Pete & Pete is an American children's television series produced by Wellsville Pictures and broadcast by Nickelodeon. The show featured humorous and surreal elements in its ...more
24
847 1,194
Nickelodeon Guts is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Nickelodeon Shows of the '90s
SteveOEh added Felicia Day, Ryon Day
Nickelodeon Guts was an American television "action sports" competition series hosted by actor/comedian Mike O'Malley and officiated by British actress Moira "Mo" Quirk. The ...more
25
795 1,104
What Would You Do? is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Nickelodeon Shows of the '90s
Dee Bradley Baker, Marc Summers
What Would You Do? is a 30-minute television show hosted by Marc Summers shown on Nickelodeon from 1991 to 1993. Robin Marrella acted as the on-camera stagehand for the show's first season. Both ...more