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List Rules Vote up your favorite animated shows that are still on the air or a streaming service

The slate of current animated series on TV and streaming services is nothing short of spectacular. And here are those shows, ranked from best to worst by user votes. The best current animated series, as a group, is made up of long running animated classics, and new sensations with cult followings. The top current animated series aren't only comedies, these toons are surprisingly action driven as well. Some of these great current animated series even have their own movies!

Which great cartoons will you find on this top current animated series list? BoJack Horseman is one of the funniest animated series airing today. This Netflix Original stars Will Arnett in the title role and Aaron Paul as Todd Chavez. Rick and Morty is another great animated series that is currently airing new episodes.

Several of the best current animated series have been on TV for decades. For instance, The Simpsons first premiered all the way back in 1989. Other top cartoons that appear on this good current animated series list include Family Guy, cult favorite Adventure Time, and Rick & Morty.

Do you have a favorite animated series that is currently airing new episodes in 2016-2017? Vote the best shows up to No. 1 on this list and share your opinion in the comments section.

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Rick and Morty is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Current Animated Series
Rick and Morty Justin Roiland, Chris Parnell, Spencer Grammer

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South Park is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Current Animated Series
South Park Trey Parker, Matt Stone, Isaac Hayes

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770 394
Bob's Burgers is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Current Animated Series
Bob's Burgers H. Jon Benjamin, Dan Mintz, Eugene Mirman

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777 387
Archer is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Current Animated Series
Archer H. Jon Benjamin, Judy Greer, Amber Nash - Watch for Free with Amazon Prime Free Trial

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The Simpsons is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Current Animated Series
The Simpsons Dan Castellaneta, Nancy Cartwright, Julie Kavner

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Adventure Time is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Current Animated Series
Adventure Time Jeremy Shada, John DiMaggio, Tom Kenny

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662 459
Family Guy is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Current Animated Series
Family Guy Seth MacFarlane, Alex Borstein, Seth Green

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618 367
American Dad! is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Current Animated Series
American Dad! Seth MacFarlane, Wendy Schaal, Dee Bradley Baker

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422 373
Robot Chicken is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Current Animated Series
Robot Chicken Seth Green, Matthew Senreich, Breckin Meyer

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443 432
SpongeBob SquarePants is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Current Animated Series
SpongeBob SquarePants Tom Kenny, Rodger Bumpass, Bill Fagerbakke - Watch for Free with Amazon Prime Free Trial

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Steven Universe is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Current Animated Series
unakite-emmett-gem added Steven Universe Zach Callison, Deedee Magno, Estelle

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Bojack Horseman is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Current Animated Series
Bojack Horseman Will Arnett, Amy Sedaris, Alison Brie

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Gravity Falls is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Current Animated Series
voting closed at #10 | haja12 added Gravity Falls Jason Ritter, Alex Hirsch, Kristen Schaal

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329 305
The Venture Bros. is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Current Animated Series
The Venture Bros. Christopher McCulloch, James Urbaniak

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279 238
The Amazing World of Gumball is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Current Animated Series
heavymetalharry added The Amazing World of Gumball Jacob Hopkins, Terrell Ransom Jr., Tamia Cerrate - Don't be put off, by its kiddy appearnace, This is one of the funniest shows on air whether it be for kids or adults. Not only does this show do slice of life extremely well (and since one of the cast members is a cgi dinosaur ...

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The Fairly OddParents is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Current Animated Series
The Fairly OddParents Tara Strong, Susanne Blakeslee, Daran Norris

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126 85
Star vs. The Forces of Evil is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Current Animated Series
forcedmyhand added Star vs. The Forces of Evil Tamia Cerrate, Eden Sher, Adam McArthur

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98 82
We Bare Bears is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Current Animated Series
gdgf added We Bare Bears Eric Edelstein, Demetri Martin, Bobby Moynihan

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88 79
Over the Garden Wall is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Current Animated Series
altariaqueen added Over the Garden Wall Elijah Wood, Collin Dean, Melanie Lynskey

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153 233
Mike Tyson Mysteries is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Current Animated Series
sciscano added Mike Tyson Mysteries Mike Tyson, Norm MacDonald, Rachel Ramras

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60 87
The Loud House is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Current Animated Series
gdgf added The Loud House Grey Griffin, Liliana Mumy, Caitlin Carmichael

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71 68
Voltron: Legendary Defender is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Current Animated Series
Mariya Shcherbinina added Voltron Josh Keaton, Steven Yeun, Jeremy Shada

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Squidbillies is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Current Animated Series
Squidbillies Dana Snyder, Unknown Hinson, Daniel McDevitt

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gdgf added Pokemon XY Mike Liscio, Sarah Natochenny, Ikue Ohtani

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68 179
Clarence is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Current Animated Series
brenda-gast added Clarence Tom Kenny, Sean Giambrone, Katie Crown

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gdgf added Milo Murphy's Law "Weird Al" Yankovic, Sabrina Carpenter, Mekai Curtis

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RWBY is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Current Animated Series
forcedmyhand added RWBY Lindsay Jones, Barbara Dunkelman, Kara Eberle

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65 171
Teen Titans Go! is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Current Animated Series
gdgf added Teen Titans Go! Arnold Drake, George PĂ©rez, Marv Wolfman

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28 131
Uncle Grandpa is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Current Animated Series
gdgf added Uncle Grandpa Peter Browngardt, Kevin Michael Richardson, Eric Bauza

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gdgf added Mighty Magiswords Kyle A. Carrozza, Grey DeLisle-Griffin

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45 67
My Little Pony: Friendship Is ... is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Current Animated Series
TheRDandPokemonfan added My Little Pony: Friendship Is Magic Ashleigh Ball, Tabitha St. Germain, Tara Strong

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Dan Vs. is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Current Animated Series
Kokokokokok added Dan Vs. Curtis Armstrong^! Paget Brewster^! Dave Foley

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