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? Disenchantment is one of the funniest animated series airing today. This Netflix Original stars Abbi Jacobson as Princess Bean, the rebellious and alcoholic princess of Dreamland. 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? Vote the best shows up to No. 1 on this list and share your opinion in the comments section. And if you like these shows, check out our list of the best adult cartoons and vote up the best 2010s animated series.
- 1Rick and Morty (Adult Swim, 2013) is an American adult animated science-fiction sitcom created... moreJustin Roiland, Chris Parnell
- 2The Amazing World of Gumball is a British–American animated television series created by Ben... moreJacob Hopkins, Terrell Ransom Jr.
- 3Bob's Burgers (FOX, 2011) is an American animated comedy television series created by Loren... moreH. Jon Benjamin, Dan Mintz
- 4The Simpsons is an American animated sitcom created by Matt Groening for the Fox Broadcasting... moreDan Castellaneta, Nancy Cartwright
- 5Tom Kenny, Rodger BumpassWatch for Free with Amazon Prime Free Trial
- 6We Bare Bears (Cartoon Network, 2015) is an American animated sitcom created by Daniel Chong.... moreEric Edelstein, Demetri Martin
- 7H. Jon Benjamin, Judy GreerWatch for Free with Amazon Prime Free Trial
- 8South Park (Comedy Central, 1997) is an American adult animated sitcom created by Trey Parker... moreTrey Parker, Matt Stone
- 9BoJack Horseman (Netflix, 2014) is an American animated sitcom created by Raphael... moreWill Arnett, Amy Sedaris
- 10She-Ra and the Princesses of Power (Netflix, 2018) is an American animated web television... more
She-Ra and the Princesses of PowerAimee Carrero, Karen Fukuhara
- 11Kipo and the Age of Wonderbeasts (Netflix, 2020) is an American animated action adventure... moreKaren Fukuhara, Dee Bradley Baker
- 12Harley Quinn (DC Universe, 2019) is an American action comedy adult animation web television... moreKaley Cuoco, Lake Bell
- 13The Owl House (Disney Channel, 2020) is an American animated fantasy-comedy/horror television... moreSarah Nicole Robles, Wendie Malick
- 14Family Guy is an American adult animated sitcom created by Seth MacFarlane for the Fox... moreSeth MacFarlane, Alex Borstein
- 15Bella Ramsey, Daisy Haggard
Hilda is an animated television series based on the graphic novel series of the same name by Luke Pearson. Produced by Silvergate Media and Mercury Filmworks, the show follows the adventures of fearless Hilda, a blue-haired girl who, along her deerfox Twig, travels to the city of Trolberg, where she conquers even the most dangerous monsters.
- 16Infinity Train (Cartoon Network, 2019) is an American animated series created by Owen Denni.... moreAshley Johnson, Ernie Hudson
- 17American Dad! is an American adult animated sitcom created by Seth MacFarlane, Mike Barker,... moreSeth MacFarlane, Wendy Schaal
- 18Carmen Sandiego (Netflix, 2019) is an animated educational series based on the franchise. The... moreGina Rodriguez, Finn Wolfhard
- 19Fred Armison, AvoCato
perhaps the best new show of 2018. show follows the adventures of Gary, AvoCato, Quin, and MoonCake.
- 20The Loud House (Nickelodeon, 2016) is an American animated television series created by Chris... moreGrant Palmer, Collin Dean
- 21Miraculous: Tales of Ladybug & Cat Noir (French: Miraculous, les aventures de Ladybug et Chat... more
- 22Disenchantment (Netflix, 2018) is an adult animated sitcom created by Matt Groening. The... moreAbbi Jacobson, Nat Faxon
- 23Robot Chicken (Adult Swim, 2005) is an American stop motion sketch comedy television series... moreSeth Green, Matthew Senreich
- 24Marvel's Spider-Man (Disney XD, 2017) is an American animated television series based on the... moreRobbie Daymond, Laura Bailey
- 25The Midnight Gospel (Netflix, 2020) is an adult animated comedy adventure television series... moreDuncan Trussell, Phil Hendrie