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The Best Current Animated Series  

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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 2019? Vote the best shows up to No. 1 on this list and share your opinion in the comments section.

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Big Mouth is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Current Animated Series
Nick Kroll, John Mulaney, Jessi Klein
Big Mouth (Netflix, 2017) is an American adult animated sitcom created by Nick Kroll, Andrew Goldberg, Mark Levin, and Jennifer Flackett, based on Kroll and Goldberg's tweenage years in the New ...more
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She-Ra and the Princesses of P... is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Current Animated Series
Aimee Carrero, Karen Fukuhara, AJ Michalka
She-Ra and the Princesses of Power (Netflix, 2018) is an American animated web television series developed by Noelle Stevenson. A reboot of the 1985 Filmation series She-Ra: Princess of Power, ...more
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Squidbillies is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Current Animated Series
Dana Snyder, Unknown Hinson, Daniel McDevitt
Squidbillies is an American animated television series on Cartoon Network's late night programming block, Adult Swim. An unofficial pilot for the series aired on April 1, 2005; the series later ...more
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OK K.O.! Let's Be Heroes is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Current Animated Series
Lucas Roppo added Stephanie Nadolny, Courtenay Taylor, Ashly Burch
OK K.O.! Let's Be Heroes is an American superhero comedy animated series created by Ian Jones-Quartey. It is set in the futuristic year of 201X, where the world is populated by video game and ...more
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Marvel's Spider-Man is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Current Animated Series
Robbie Daymond, Laura Bailey, Nadji Jeter
Marvel's Spider-Man (Disney XD, 2017) is an American animated television series based on the Marvel Comics character of the same name. It is a replacement for the previous series, Ultimate ...more
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Craig of the Creek is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Current Animated Series
Phillip Solomon, Georgina Kidder, H. Michael Croner
Craig of the Creek (Cartoon Network, 2018) is an American anime created by Matt Burnett and Ben Levin. Craig and his two friends have adventures in the suburban wilderness known as the Creek, ...more
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Carmen Sandiego is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Current Animated Series
Gina Rodriguez, Finn Wolfhard
Carmen Sandiego (Netflix, 2019) is an animated educational series based on the franchise. The origin story of globe-hopping master thief, Carmen Sandiego (Gina Rodriguez).
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3Below: Tales of Arcadia is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Current Animated Series
Tatiana Maslany, Diego Luna, Nick Offerman
3Below: Tales of Arcadia (Netflix, 2018), or simply 3Below, is an American computer-animated science fantasy television series and is the second installment of Guillermo del Toro's Tales of ...more
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F Is for Family is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Current Animated Series
Bill Burr, Laura Dern, Justin Long
F Is for Family (Netflix, 2015) is an American web animated sitcom created by Bill Burr and Michael Price. Follow the Murphy family back to the 1970s, when kids roamed wild, beer flowed freely ...more
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Infinity Train is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Current Animated Series
Ashley Johnson, Ernie Hudson
Infinity Train (Cartoon Network, 2019) is an American animated series created by Owen Denni. The series follows 12-year-old Tulip (Ashley Johnson) and her two-in-one robot companion One-One and ...more
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Teen Titans Go! is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Current Animated Series
gdgf added Arnold Drake, George Pérez, Marv Wolfman
Teen Titans Go! is an American animated television series based on the DC Comics fictional superhero team, the Teen Titans. The series was announced following the popularity of DC Nation's New ...more
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Summer Camp Island is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Current Animated Series
Kazer Perez added Elliott Smith, Oona Laurence, Julia Pott
Summer Camp Island (Cartoon Network, 2018) is an American animated television series created by Julia Pott. Two childhood best friends are dropped off at a magical summer camp where many bizarre ...more
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Paradise PD is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Current Animated Series
Dana Snyder, Cedric Yarbrough, David Herman
Paradise PD (Netflix, 2018) is an American adult animation comedy web television series created by Waco O'Guin and Roger Black. A small-town police department of underperforming cops try to ...more
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Molly of Denali is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Current Animated Series
Molly of Denali (PBS Kids, 2019) is an American animated television series. The show follows Molly, an Alaska Native girl, her dog Suki, and friends Tooey and Trini on their adventures in ...more
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Human Discoveries is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Current Animated Series
Zac Efron, Anna Kendrick, Jillian Bell
Human Discoveries (Facebook Watch, 2019) is an American animated comedy television series. A group of friends living at the dawn of human civilization are the first to discover necessities like ...more
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Star Wars Resistance is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Current Animated Series
starwarssuperfan added Christopher Sean, Bobby Moynihan, Oscar Isaac
Star Wars Resistance is a 2018 animated TV series produced by Lucasfilm Animation. Set three decades after the events of Return of the Jedi, in the era of the Star Wars sequel trilogy, it ...more
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Tigtone is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Current Animated Series
Nils Frykdahl, Blake Anderson, Debi Derryberry
Tigtone (Adult Swim, 2019) is an American computer-animated series created by Andrew Koehler and Benjamin Martian based on Koehler's YouTube video “The Begun of Tigtone.” Quest-addicted hero ...more
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gdgf added Kyle A. Carrozza, Grey DeLisle-Griffin
Mighty Magiswords (Cartoon Network, 2016) is an American Flash animated fantasy-comedy television series created by Kyle A. Carrozza. Vambre and Prohyas, a cute and clumsy sibling team of ...more
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YooHoo to the Rescue is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Current Animated Series
YooHoo to the Rescue (Netflix, 2019) is a South Korean and Italian computer-animated children's television series. In a series of magical missions, quick-witted YooHoo and his can-do crew travel ...more
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Pinky Malinky is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Current Animated Series
Lucas Grabeel, Nathan Kress, Diamond White
Pinky Malinky (Netflix, 2019) is an animated web television series created by Chris Garbutt and Rikke Asbjoern. Pinky Malinky (Lucas Grabeel) is a 12-year-old middle school student and an ...more
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Supernoobs is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Current Animated Series
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