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List Rules Shows near the top must be only the best Cartoon Series TV series.

The very best cartoon series shows on television, ranked from best to worst. This list of the greatest cartoon series shows also includes pictures from the shows when available. Popular cartoon series TV shows have been a staple of television for years, so there's often debate about what the most entertaining cartoon series show of all time is. Don't let your favorite cartoon series television programs in history get to the bottom of the list- be sure to vote them up so they have the chance to reach the top spot. The list of cartoon series television shows below includes information like the program's cast, creator and premiere date when available.

Shows here include everything from Spider Riders to Scooby-Doo.

This list answers the questions, "What is the best cartoon series show of all time?" and "What are the greatest cartoon series shows?"

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323 134
Scooby-Doo is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Cartoon Series TV Shows
Scooby-Doo Casey Kasem, Don Messick, Heather North

2
309 130
The Simpsons is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Cartoon Series TV Shows
GreivinLopezPaniagua added The Simpsons Dan Castellaneta, Nancy Cartwright, Julie Kavner

3
228 85
Tom & Jerry is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Cartoon Series TV Shows
SadinoelSidirodoeht added Tom & Jerry

4
287 126
DuckTales is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Cartoon Series TV Shows
SadinoelSidirodoeht added DuckTales Alan Young, Russi Taylor, Terence McGovern

5
257 107
The Bugs Bunny Show is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Cartoon Series TV Shows
SadinoelSidirodoeht added The Bugs Bunny Show Mel Blanc, June Foray, Jim Backus

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269 119
Futurama is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Cartoon Series TV Shows
looksharp added Futurama Billy West, John DiMaggio, Katey Sagal

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192 71
Batman: The Animated Series is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Cartoon Series TV Shows
CosmicCastaway added Batman: The Animated Series Kevin Conroy, Loren Lester, Efrem Zimbalist Jr.

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192 77
Avatar: The Last Airbender is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Cartoon Series TV Shows
disgoubi added Avatar: The Last Airbender Zach Tyler, Dee Bradley Baker, Mae Whitman

9
225 102
Pinky and the Brain is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Cartoon Series TV Shows
head_wizard added Pinky and the Brain Maurice LaMarche, Rob Paulsen, Tress MacNeille

10
209 91
Animaniacs is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Cartoon Series TV Shows
head_wizard added Animaniacs Rob Paulsen, Jess Harnell, Tress MacNeille

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241 115
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Cartoon Series TV Shows
SalmanKhan1 added Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Sean Astin, Greg Cipes, Rob Paulsen

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207 93
The Flintstones is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Cartoon Series TV Shows
Ggreg Snyder added The Flintstones Alan Reed, Mel Blanc, Jean Vander Pyl

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199 93
The Jetsons is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Cartoon Series TV Shows
Ggreg Snyder added The Jetsons George O'Hanlon, Janet Waldo, Mel Blanc

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135 46
Looney Tunes is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Cartoon Series TV Shows
liplip added Looney Tunes Mel Blanc, June Foray, Arthur Q. Bryan

The Best Adult Cartoon Shows in TV History

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155 62
Gargoyles is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Cartoon Series TV Shows
CosmicCastaway added Gargoyles Keith David, Salli Richardson-Whitfield, Jeff Bennett

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240 129
Family Guy is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Cartoon Series TV Shows
colorok55 added Family Guy Seth MacFarlane, Alex Borstein, Seth Green

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155 63
Dexter's Laboratory is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Cartoon Series TV Shows
CosmicCastaway added Dexter's Laboratory Kath Soucie, Jeff Bennett, Christine Cavanaugh

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142 56
Tiny Toon Adventures is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Cartoon Series TV Shows
CosmicCastaway added Tiny Toon Adventures Charles Adler, John Kassir, Tress MacNeille

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141 56
Chip 'n Dale Rescue Rangers is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Cartoon Series TV Shows
CosmicCastaway added Chip 'n Dale Rescue Rangers Corey Burton, Peter Cullen, Jim Cummings

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140 58
Teen Titans is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Cartoon Series TV Shows
CosmicCastaway added Teen Titans Hynden Walch, Scott Menville, Greg Cipes

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134 55
TaleSpin is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Cartoon Series TV Shows
CosmicCastaway added TaleSpin Ed Gilbert, R.J. Williams, Sally Struthers

The Best and Worst Disney Animated Movies

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135 56
Spider-Man is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Cartoon Series TV Shows
CosmicCastaway added Spider-Man Christopher Daniel Barnes, Sara Ballantine, Roscoe Lee Browne

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124 51
Darkwing Duck is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Cartoon Series TV Shows
CosmicCastaway added Darkwing Duck Jim Cummings, Terence McGovern, Christine Cavanaugh

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162 85
The Fairly OddParents is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Cartoon Series TV Shows
gillian37 added The Fairly OddParents Tara Strong, Susanne Blakeslee, Daran Norris

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205 124
South Park is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Cartoon Series TV Shows
GreivinLopezPaniagua added South Park Trey Parker, Matt Stone, Mary Kay Bergman

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110 43
Justice League is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Cartoon Series TV Shows
CosmicCastaway added Justice League Carl Lumbly, George Newbern, Phil LaMarr

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120 55
Batman Beyond is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Cartoon Series TV Shows
CosmicCastaway added Batman Beyond Will Friedle, Kevin Conroy, Lauren Tom

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175 105
ThunderCats is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Cartoon Series TV Shows
SadinoelSidirodoeht added ThunderCats Bob McFadden, Larry Kenney, Earl Hammond

Fake TV Shows on The Simpsons

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He-Man and the Masters of the ... is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Cartoon Series TV Shows
SadinoelSidirodoeht added He-Man and the Masters of the Universe John Erwin, Alan Oppenheimer, Linda Gary

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117 53
Justice League Unlimited is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Cartoon Series TV Shows
CosmicCastaway added Justice League Unlimited Antoine M. Dillard, Natasha L. Dillard

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120 56
The Powerpuff Girls is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Cartoon Series TV Shows
CosmicCastaway added The Powerpuff Girls Cathy Cavadini, Elizabeth Daily, Tara Strong

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165 101
Samurai Jack is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Cartoon Series TV Shows
SalmanKhan1 added Samurai Jack Phil LaMarr, Mako, Kevin Michael Richardson

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111 54
Kim Possible is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Cartoon Series TV Shows
CosmicCastaway added Kim Possible Christy Carlson Romano, Will Friedle, Nancy Cartwright

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170 113
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Cartoon Series TV Shows
SadinoelSidirodoeht added Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Sean Schemmel, Eric Stuart, Michael Sinterniklaas

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148 92
Dragon Ball Z is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Cartoon Series TV Shows
anime boy added Dragon Ball Z Sean Schemmel, Christopher Sabat, Doc Harris

The Greatest Characters We Watched Grow Up on TV

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150 101
Rocko's Modern Life is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Cartoon Series TV Shows
xandermartin98 added Rocko's Modern Life Carlos Alazraqui, Tom Kenny, Charles Adler

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169 122
The Transformers is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Cartoon Series TV Shows
SadinoelSidirodoeht added The Transformers Frank Welker, Chris Latta, Peter Cullen

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154 109
Yogi Bear is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Cartoon Series TV Shows
Yogi Bear Daws Butler, Don Messick, Jimmy Weldon

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133 90
G.I. Joe is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Cartoon Series TV Shows
G.I. Joe Jackson Beck, Chris Latta, Michael Bell

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102 59
Danny Phantom is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Cartoon Series TV Shows
CosmicCastaway added Danny Phantom David Kaufman, Grey Griffin, Rickey D'Shon Collins

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106 65
American Dad! is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Cartoon Series TV Shows
liplip added American Dad! Seth MacFarlane, Wendy Schaal, Dee Bradley Baker

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93 56
Superman: The Animated Series is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Cartoon Series TV Shows
CosmicCastaway added Superman: The Animated Series Tim Daly, Joseph Bologna, Dana Delany

The Most Painfully '80s Cartoon Shows

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Wolverine and the X-Men is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Cartoon Series TV Shows
CosmicCastaway added Wolverine and the X-Men Steve Blum, Jim Ward, Nolan North

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124 94
Young Justice is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Cartoon Series TV Shows
SalmanKhan1 added Young Justice Danica McKellar, Jesse McCartney, Nolan North

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90 58
Garfield and Friends is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Cartoon Series TV Shows
CosmicCastaway added Garfield and Friends Lorenzo Music, Thom Huge, Gregg Berger

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142 123
The Smurfs is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Cartoon Series TV Shows
The Smurfs Don Messick, Danny Goldman, Lucille Bliss

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82 55
The Woody Woodpecker Show is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Cartoon Series TV Shows
liplip added The Woody Woodpecker Show Grace Stafford, Daws Butler, Johnny Coons

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103 83
The Pink Panther Show is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Cartoon Series TV Shows
Ggreg Snyder added The Pink Panther Show Paul Frees, Rich Little, Dave Barry

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97 78
The Ren & Stimpy Show is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Cartoon Series TV Shows
liplip added The Ren & Stimpy Show John Kricfalusi, Billy West, Harris Peet

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133 121
Johnny Bravo is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Cartoon Series TV Shows
GreivinLopezPaniagua added Johnny Bravo Jeff Bennett, Brenda Vaccaro, Mae Whitman