Kids Entertainment The Best Children's Cartoon TV Shows Since 2015  

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List Rules Vote up the best children's cartoon shows that premiered on or after January 1st, 2015.

Chances are if you grew up sometime in the latter half of the 20th century, your childhood was filled with amazing animated children’s television programs created solely for the entertainment of kids. Kid's cartoons like those everyone grew up with (sometimes literally, in the form of reboots) are being made fresh and finding new heights. Some of the best animated series for kids have been created since 2015 with excellent entries coming from studios that include everything from good old Disney to the newer streaming services like Netflix.

The best children's cartoons are also easily some of the best series ever made for kids in the past few years, and there are dozens of amazing new, current, and recent animated series to choose from. To narrow it down, this list has highlighted the very best of them all.

This list is only focusing on animated series that aired their first episode in 2015 or beyond so please vote up your favorite, and don't forget to add any great recent kid's cartoons we missed!

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DC Super Hero Girls is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Children's Cartoon TV Shows Since 2015
Tara Strong, Grey Griffin, Nicole Sullivan
DC Super Hero Girls (Cartoon Network, 2018) is an animated action-adventure television series developed by Lauren Faust, based on the toy line of the same name by Mattel and Lego. The series ...more
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Marvel's Spider-Man is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Children's Cartoon TV Shows Since 2015
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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Justice League Action is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Children's Cartoon TV Shows Since 2015
Kevin Conroy, Mark Hamill, Gilbert Gottfried
Justice League Action (Cartoon Network, 2016) is an upcoming American animated television series based on the DC Comics superhero team of the same name. It features the adventures of Superman, ...more
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Voltron: Legendary Defender is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Children's Cartoon TV Shows Since 2015
Josh Keaton, Steven Yeun, Jeremy Shada
Voltron: Legendary Defender is a 2016 American animated web television series. The series follows the adventures of the Paladins of Voltron who must learn to form the giant robot Voltron to ...more
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Puppy Dog Pals is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Children's Cartoon TV Shows Since 2015
Issac Ryan Brown, Harland Williams, Jessica DiCicco
Puppy Dog Pals (previously titled Puppy Dog Tails) is an American computer-animated children's television series created by Harland Williams. Puppy Dog Pals is about brothers Bingo and Rolly, ...more
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Elena of Avalor is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Children's Cartoon TV Shows Since 2015
Aimee Carrero
Elena of Avalor (Disney Channel, 2016) is an American children's computer-animated television series and a spinoff of Sofia the First. Teen princess Elena Castillo Flores (Aimee Carrero) has ...more
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Moominvalley is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Children's Cartoon TV Shows Since 2015
Richard Ayoade, Matt Berry, Susie Brann
Moominvalley is (Yle, Sky One, 2019) also known as MOOMIN, is a Finnish-British animated family drama series and an adaptation of writer-illustrator Tove Jansson's and her brother Lars Jansson's ...more
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The Lion Guard is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Children's Cartoon TV Shows Since 2015
Max Charles, Joshua Rush, Dusan Brown
The Lion Guard (Disney Junior, 2016) is an American animated television series developed by Ford Riley, based on the 1994 Disney film. Simba's son Kion, along with his friends Bunga the honey ...more
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Rise of the Teenage Mutant Nin... is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Children's Cartoon TV Shows Since 2015
Josh Brener, Brandon Mychal Smith, Omar Benson Miller
Rise of the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles (Nickelodeon, 2018) is an American 2D-animated television series based on the fictional superhero team the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles. Deep in the ...more
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Big Hero 6: The Series is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Children's Cartoon TV Shows Since 2015
Ryan Potter, Scott Adsit, Jamie Chung
Big Hero 6: The Series (Disney Channel, 2018) is an American superhero comedy animated television series developed by Mark McCorkle and Bob Schooley and Disney's 2014 film Big Hero 6, which ...more
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Kayla and Jax is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Children's Cartoon TV Shows Since 2015
Kayla and Jax Patty Greco, Cloey Kelly, Mark Macuga

The many adventures of a young girl and her spooky friend in a world where it's always autumn.

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DuckTales is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Children's Cartoon TV Shows Since 2015
Danny Pudi, Ben Schwartz, David Tennant
DuckTales (Disney Channel, 2017) is an American comedy-adventure animated television series developed by Matt Youngberg and Francisco Angones. The series is a reboot of the original 1987 series ...more
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Carmen Sandiego is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Children's Cartoon TV Shows Since 2015
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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Star Wars Resistance is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Children's Cartoon TV Shows Since 2015
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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The Loud House is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Children's Cartoon TV Shows Since 2015
Grant Palmer, Collin Dean, Catherine Taber
The Loud House (Nickelodeon, 2016) is an American animated television series created by Chris Savino. As the only boy and middle child, Lincoln Loud makes creative plans to improve his life ...more
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Tangled: The Series is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Children's Cartoon TV Shows Since 2015
Mandy Moore, Zachary Levi, Eden Espinosa
Tangled: The Series (Disney Channel, 2017) is an American animated television series developed by Chris Sonnenburg and Shane Pigmore, based on the 2010 film. Since being freed from Gothel and ...more
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Fancy Nancy is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Children's Cartoon TV Shows Since 2015
Mia Sinclair Jenness, Alyson Hannigan, Ruby Jay
Fancy Nancy (Disney Junior, 2018), titled Fancy Nancy Clancy in the UK and other countries, is an American computer-animated children's television series based on the books of the same name by ...more
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The Magic School Bus Rides Aga... is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Children's Cartoon TV Shows Since 2015
Kate McKinnon, Lily Tomlin, Lynsey Pham
The Magic School Bus Rides Again (Netflix, 2017) is a Canadian-American animated children's television series based on the books by Joanna Cole and Bruce Degen. In a sequel to the original 1994 ...more
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Spirit Riding Free is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Children's Cartoon TV Shows Since 2015
Amber Frank, Sydney Park, Bailey Gambertoglio
Spirit Riding Free (Netflix, 2017) is a computer-animated series based on the 2002 Oscar-nominated film, Spirit: Stallion of the Cimarron. Set during the 19th century in the small town of ...more
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Hilda is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Children's Cartoon TV Shows Since 2015
Bella Ramsey, Kaisa Hammarlund, Ilan Galkoff
Hilda (Netflix, 2018) is an animated television series based on the comic book series by Luke Pearson. The adventures of fearless Hilda (Bella Ramsey), a blue-haired girl who along her deerfox ...more
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The Powerpuff Girls is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Children's Cartoon TV Shows Since 2015
Craig McCracken, Amanda Leighton, Natalie Palamides

Made from sugar, spice, everything nice and Chemical X by the Professor; Blossom, Bubbles, and Buttercup now use their superpowers and super cuteness to save the world (or at least Townsville) from evil villains and all things icky.

The Powerpuff Girls is an American animated television series created by animator Craig McCracken and produced by Cartoon Network Studios for Cartoon Network. The show centers on Blossom, ...more
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Mickey and the Roadster Racers is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Children's Cartoon TV Shows Since 2015
Bret Iwan, Russi Taylor, Bill Farmer
Mickey and the Roadster Racers is an American computer-animated children's television series produced by Disney Television Animation. It a replacement to Mickey Mouse Clubhouse. Mickey and the ...more
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The Treflik Family is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Children's Cartoon TV Shows Since 2015
The Treflik Family Karolina Trebacz, Joanna Jablczynska, Cezary Kwiecinski

A story of an extraordinary TreFlik Family and their seemingly average life. A 4-year-old Treflik and his 6-year-old sister Treflinka live together with their parents in a little house. One day their ordinary life changes due to the appearance of a mysterious newcomer from a far away universe - Little Uncle.

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She-Ra and the Princesses of P... is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Children's Cartoon TV Shows Since 2015
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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Vampirina is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Children's Cartoon TV Shows Since 2015
Isabella Cramp, Lauren Graham, James van der Beek
Vampirina (Disney Junior, 2017) is an American-Irish computer-animated Halloween fantasy musical television series created by Anne Marie Pace and Chris Nee, based on the book series. A young ...more