If you liked cartoons, 2020 was going to be your year. The upcoming animated series of 2020 offered 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 were you most excited to see?
Several upcoming animated series were building on favorite franchises. Star Trek: Lower Decks was 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 couldn't get enough animated sitcoms, upcoming shows like Duncanville and Close Enough were ready to fill your 2020 watchlist. From sci-fi cartoons to animated horror, CGI and traditional animation styles, there were upcoming comedy TV shows for every taste.
For more of the top upcoming animated TV series that dropped throughout 2020, check out the list below and vote up the shows you couldn't wait to see.
- A teenager stumbles upon a portal to a magical realm where she befriends a rebellious witch.
- Sheltered girl Kipo gets a crash course in survival when a mutant attack sends her to the surface.
- The ongoing adventures of Finn, Jake, Marceline, Princess Bubblegum, BMO, and Peppermint Butler.
- The Warner siblings wreak havoc in the lives of everyone they meet.
- A couple faces various challenges as they transition from their 20s to their 30s.
- Son of the most powerful superhero on the planet, Mark Grayson, 17, develops powers of his own.
- The Boondocks (HBO Max, 2022) is a canceled American animated comedy series and re-imagining of the Cartoon Network series of the same name created by Aaron McGruder. The series would have followed ...more
- A family of aliens from a better world must take refuge in middle America.
- Two kids are recruited to battle video game monsters that have found their way into the real world.
- Cartoon shorts featuring cherished characters including Bugs Bunny, Daffy Duck and others.
- The trolls, aliens and wizards living in Arcadia face off in a battle for control of their world.
- A support crew serves on one of Starfleet's least important ships.
- Mechanic Tylor Tuskmon dreams of working his way up to the Laugh Floor at Monsters Inc.
- The war for Eternia begins again in what may be the final battle between He-Man and Skeletor.
- The illegitimate son of Zeus is tasked with saving heaven and earth.
- Cuphead and his brother Mugman scour the Inkwell Isles in search of fun and adventure.
- Teens attending an adventure camp must band together to survive when dinosaurs wreak havoc.
- A space caster traverses trippy worlds inside his universe simulator.
- Vikingskool (Disney Channel, 2022) is an American animated television series produced by Cartoon Saloon and Samka Productions. A group of young students in training to become Viking warriors embark ...more
- Exuberant tween Molly McGee and a grumpy ghost named Scratch become bound to each other forever.
- Yogi Bear, Huckleberry Hound and other Jellystone residents cross paths in fun and ridiculous ways.
- Mickey Mouse and his best friends embark on adventures, navigating a wild and crazy world.
- U.S. Army officer Felix "Shotgun" Sparks and his infantry unit fight to liberate Europe.
- The adventures of a gang of tiny creatures who are best friends and live in an unkempt backyard.
- DC Super Hero High (HBO Max, 2021) is an American animated television series executive produced by Elizabeth Banks. It follows a group of students experiencing the fun and drama of adolescence at a ...more