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The Most Anticipated New Animated TV Shows of 2020 

Molly Gander
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List Rules Vote up the animated series you're most excited to watch in 2020.

If you like cartoons, 2020 is going to be your year. The upcoming animated series of 2020 offers brand new stories to the return of long-gone favorite characters and everything in between. From streaming to network, which of the anticipated cartoons and animated series are you most excited to see?

Several upcoming animated series are building on favorite franchises. Star Trek: Lower Decks is an adult animated series that doesn't just expand on the existing Star Trek stories but tells the tales of the support crew of a lesser-known ship. He-Man (Masters Of The Universe: Revelation) and the Transformers (Transformers: War For Cybertron Trilogy) are also returning to the small screen with new series.  Upcoming cartoons in 2020 aren't just for adults, there are also fun family series, The Owl House, Monsters At Work, Looney Tunes Cartoons, and Tig N' Seek. If you just can't get enough animated sitcoms, upcoming shows like Duncanville and Close Enough are ready to fill your 2020 watchlist. From sci-fi cartoons to animated horror, CGI and traditional animation styles, there are upcoming comedy TV shows for every taste.

For more of the top upcoming animated TV series dropping throughout 2020, check out the list below and vote up the shows you can't wait to see.

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The Owl House is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Most Anticipated New Animated TV Shows of 2020
Sarah Nicole Robles, Wendie Malick, Alex Hirsch
The Owl House (Disney Channel, 2020) is an American animated fantasy-comedy/horror television series. A teenager finds herself stuck in the Demon Realm and battles the forces of evil alongside a ...more
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Adventure Time Distant L... is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Most Anticipated New Animated TV Shows of 2020
Jeremy Shada, John DiMaggio, Hynden Walch
Adventure Time: Distant Lands (HBO Max, 2020) is the collective name for the television miniseries based on on the American animated television series Adventure Time, which was created by ...more
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Close Enough is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Most Anticipated New Animated TV Shows of 2020
J. G. Quintel, Jason Mantzoukas
Close Enough (HBO Max, 2020) is an American animated sitcom created by J. G. Quintel. The show centers on a married couple juggling everyday challenges while transitioning from 20-somethings to ...more
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Glitch Techs is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Most Anticipated New Animated TV Shows of 2020
Zehra Fazal, Roshon Fegan, Ricardo Hurtado
Glitch Techs (Netflix, 2020) is an American animated television series created by Dan Milano and Eric Robles. Two teens work at a game store as a front for their actual job: Hunting video game ...more
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Looney Tunes Cartoons is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Most Anticipated New Animated TV Shows of 2020
Eric Bauza, Bob Bergen, Jeff Berman
Looney Tunes Cartoons (HBO Max, 2020) is an American animated comedy slapstick television series based on the characters from Looney Tunes and Merrie Melodies.
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Monsters At Work is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Most Anticipated New Animated TV Shows of 2020
Ben Feldman, Billy Crysta, John Goodman
Monsters At Work (Disney+, 2020) is an American animated television series and a spin-off of the Monsters, Inc. franchise. Six months after the events of Monsters, Inc., the city of Monstropolis ...more
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The Cuphead Show is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Most Anticipated New Animated TV Shows of 2020
The Cuphead Show! (Netflix) is an American animated television series based on the videogame Cuphead. The show follows the continuing misadventures of the impulsive Cuphead and his cautious but ...more
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Solar Opposites is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Most Anticipated New Animated TV Shows of 2020
Sean Giambrone, Mary Mack, Justin Roiland
Solar Opposites (Hulu, 2020) is an animated comedy television series created by Mike McMahan and Justin Roiland. A family of aliens move to middle America, where they debate whether life is ...more
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Jellystone! is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Most Anticipated New Animated TV Shows of 2020
Jellystone! (HBO Max, 2020) is an American animated television series created by C. H. Greenblat. The cartoon features Hanna-Barbera characters living in the town of Jellystone, including Yogi ...more
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Masters of the Universe:... is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Most Anticipated New Animated TV Shows of 2020
Masters of the Universe: Revelation (Netflix) is an American animated television series created by Kevin Smith, continuing the stories from the original 1983 animated TV series He-Man and the ...more
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Yabba-Dabba Dinosaurs! ... is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Most Anticipated New Animated TV Shows of 2020
Jeff Bergman, Ely Henry, Tress MacNeille
Yabba-Dabba Dinosaurs! (Boomerang, 2020) is an animated family television show and a series spin-off of The Flintstones. The show focuses on the lives of best friends Pebbles Flintstone and ...more
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Invincible is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Most Anticipated New Animated TV Shows of 2020
Steven Yeun, J.K. Simmons, Sandra Oh
Invincible (Amazon Video, 2020) is an animated action/adventure series created by Robert Kirkman and Cory Walker based on the comic book series by Kirkman. Invincible follows Mark Grayson, a ...more
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Star Trek: Lower Decks ... is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Most Anticipated New Animated TV Shows of 2020
Tawny Newsome, Jack Quaid, Noël Wells
Star Trek: Lower Decks (CBS All Access, 2020) is an American adult animated web television series created by Mike McMahan as part of an expansion of the Star Trek franchise. The series centers ...more
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Jurassic World: Camp Cre... is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Most Anticipated New Animated TV Shows of 2020
Scott Kreamer, Lane Lueras
Jurassic World: Camp Cretaceous (Netflix, 2020) is a CGI-animated television series. Six teens attending an adventure camp on the opposite side of Isla Nublar must band together to survive when ...more
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Vikingskool is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Most Anticipated New Animated TV Shows of 2020
Vikingskool (Disney Channel, 2020) is an American animated television series produced by Cartoon Saloon and Samka Productions. A group of young students in training to become Viking warriors ...more
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Pacific Rim is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Most Anticipated New Animated TV Shows of 2020
Pacific Rim (Netflix, 2020) is an American anime series that will expand upon the story of the first two live action movies in the Pacific Rim franchise. A teenage boy and his younger sister ...more
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Transformers: War for Cy... is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Most Anticipated New Animated TV Shows of 2020
Transformers: War for Cybertron Trilogy (Netflix, 2020) is an American animated robot superhero television series based on the Hasbro toyline. The heroic Autobots and tyrannical Decepticons wage ...more
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The Curse of Molly McGee... is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Most Anticipated New Animated TV Shows of 2020
The Curse of Molly McGee (Disney Channel, 2020) is an animated comedy television series created by Bill Motz and Bob Roth. The series follows Molly McGee, an optimistic tween, who lives to make ...more
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JJ Villard's Fairy Tales... is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Most Anticipated New Animated TV Shows of 2020
Finn Wolfhard, Warwick Davis, Maika Monroe
Fairy Tales (Adult Swim, 2020) is an animated horror comedy television series created by J.J. Villard. Fairy Tales is a twisted, fun take on classic Brothers Grimm fairy tales like Cinderella ...more
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Duncanville is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Most Anticipated New Animated TV Shows of 2020
Amy Poehler, Rashida Jones, Wiz Khalifa
Duncanville (Fox, 2020) is an American animated sitcom co-created by Amy Poehler, Mike Scully and Julie Scully. The show centers around the life of 15-year-old Duncan Harris (voiced by Amy ...more
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Gremlins: Secrets of the... is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Most Anticipated New Animated TV Shows of 2020
Tze Chun
Gremlins: Secrets of the Mogwai (HBO Max, 2020) is an animated comedy fantasy television series, to be broadcast on WarnerMedia's upcoming streaming service, HBO Max. Plot unknown. TV series ...more
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Central Park is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Most Anticipated New Animated TV Shows of 2020
Kristen Bell, Tituss Burgess, Leslie Odom Jr.
Central Park (AppleTV+, 2020) is an animated musical comedy television series created by Loren Bouchard. Central Park tells the story of "a family of caretakers, who live and work in ...more
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Mira, Royal Detective is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Most Anticipated New Animated TV Shows of 2020
Leela Ladnier, Adi Ash, Jameela Jamil
Mira, Royal Detective (Disney Junior, 2020) is an animated mystery-adventure series written by Becca Topol. A brave and resourceful girl becomes a royal detective in India after solving a ...more
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Gabby's Dollhouse is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Most Anticipated New Animated TV Shows of 2020
Miranda Cosgrove
Gabby's Dollhouse (Netflix, 2020) is an American animated children's television show created and executive produced by Traci Paige Johnson and Jennifer Twomey and produced by Dreamworks ...more
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DC Super Hero High is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Most Anticipated New Animated TV Shows of 2020
DC Super Hero High (HBO Max, 2020) is an animated television series executive produced by Elizabeth Banks. It follows a group of students experiencing the fun and drama of adolescence at a ...more