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List Rules Vote up your favorite Nickelodeon TV Series that aired in the '90s.

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
Rugrats 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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Hey Arnold! is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Nickelodeon Shows of the '90s
Hey Arnold! 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

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Doug is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Nickelodeon Shows of the '90s
Doug 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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Rocko's Modern Life is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Nickelodeon Shows of the '90s
Rocko's Modern Life 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

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All That is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Nickelodeon Shows of the '90s
All That Amanda Bynes, Nick Cannon, Kenan Thompson All That is an American live-action, sketch comedy-variety show created by Brian Robbins and Mike Tollin. All That first aired on the Nickelodeon cable television network on April 16, 1994, as a ...more

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Are You Afraid of the Dark? is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Nickelodeon Shows of the '90s
Are You Afraid of the Dark? 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

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Aaahh!!! Real Monsters is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Nickelodeon Shows of the '90s
Aaahh!!! Real Monsters 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

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CatDog is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Nickelodeon Shows of the '90s
CatDog 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

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Kenan & Kel is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Nickelodeon Shows of the '90s
Kenan & Kel 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

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The Wild Thornberrys is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Nickelodeon Shows of the '90s
The Wild Thornberrys 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

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Legends of the Hidden Temple is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Nickelodeon Shows of the '90s
SteveOEh added Legends of the Hidden Temple 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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The Ren & Stimpy Show is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Nickelodeon Shows of the '90s
The Ren & Stimpy Show 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

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The Angry Beavers is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Nickelodeon Shows of the '90s
The Angry Beavers 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

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Clarissa Explains It All is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Nickelodeon Shows of the '90s
Clarissa Explains It All 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

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Double Dare is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Nickelodeon Shows of the '90s
Double Dare 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

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SpongeBob SquarePants is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Nickelodeon Shows of the '90s
SpongeBob SquarePants 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

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Blue's Clues is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Nickelodeon Shows of the '90s
Blue's Clues 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

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Salute Your Shorts is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Nickelodeon Shows of the '90s
Salute Your Shorts 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

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KaBlam! is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Nickelodeon Shows of the '90s
KaBlam! 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

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The Adventures of Pete & Pete is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Nickelodeon Shows of the '90s
The Adventures of Pete & Pete 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

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The Secret World of Alex Mack is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Nickelodeon Shows of the '90s
The Secret World of Alex Mack 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

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Hey Dude is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Nickelodeon Shows of the '90s
Hey Dude 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

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Nickelodeon Guts is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Nickelodeon Shows of the '90s
SteveOEh added Global Guts 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

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Figure It Out is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Nickelodeon Shows of the '90s
Figure It Out 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

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What Would You Do? is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Nickelodeon Shows of the '90s
What Would You Do? 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

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Nick News with Linda Ellerbee is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Nickelodeon Shows of the '90s
Nick News with Linda Ellerbee Linda Ellerbee, Jennifer S. Rose, Gerald Ford Nick News with Linda Ellerbee is an educational children's and teenagers' television show on Nickelodeon that has been shown since 1992. Nick News takes the form of a highly rated and recognized ...more