50 Best animated TV series of all time

In no order, my favorite animated TV shows from a professional view and a personal view. Thanks for so many views! All 14,000+ people who took their time to click on my lists :D
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1.
The Simpsons (1989 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.8/10 X  
The satiric adventures of a working-class family in the misfit city of Springfield. (22 mins.)
“ This show has had such an impact on animation, and has made the longest running TV series an animated one. Also, this show has given us the best character of all time (according to Entertainment), Homer Simpson. Such an influential show deserves first place on the list. ” - scbyrnetda
 
2.
Batman: The Animated Series (1992 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 9.0/10 X  
The Dark Knight battles crime in Gotham City with occasional help from Robin and Batgirl. (23 mins.)
“ Dark,serious, funny and action packed, Batman: TAS gave an animated show for everyone, both children and adults. It also was the start of the DC Animated Universe that produced fantastic animated shows from 1992 to 2006. ” - scbyrnetda
 
3.
The Bugs Bunny/Looney Tunes Comedy Hour (1985 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.5/10 X  
A Saturday morning series, collecting of some of the most popular classic cartoons from the Looney Tunes catalogue. (45 mins.)
“ The whole Loony Tunes franchise belongs here (Including the newest series). It introduced a new type of animated comedy and has stood the test of time. ” - scbyrnetda
 
4.
South Park (1997 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.8/10 X  
Follows the misadventures of four irreverent grade-schoolers in the quiet, dysfunctional town of South Park, Colorado. (22 mins.)
“ South Park holds a mirror to the face of the world and gives as a look at how stupid we all act sometimes. This show has become a sort of current affairs comedy show like late night talk shows because they always show what people are thinking at that point it time. That makes it an awesome creation in itself. ” - scbyrnetda
 
5.
The Ren & Stimpy Show (1991 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
The gross misadventures of a hyper chihuahua and a stupid cat. (30 mins.)
“ A bat-sh*t crazy show for kids on sugar rushes, and one of my favorites. ” - scbyrnetda
 
6.
X-Men: Evolution (2000 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  
This rendition of X-Men features Cyclops, Jean Grey, Rogue, Nightcrawler, Shadowcat, and Spike as teenagers as they fight for a world that fears and hates them. (23 mins.)
“ As a fan of X-Men and comics in general, this show and others like it are my dreams come true. Its true that this specific show is not the best of the Animated Superhero genre, but it was the first one I was introduced to and paved the way for other great shows like Batman:TAS, X-Men:TAS, and Justice League. It holds a special place in my heart and continues to be one of my favorite shows ever. ” - scbyrnetda
 
7.
Animaniacs (1993 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  
Ensemble cast of off-the-wall Warner Brothers characters, appearing in a wide variety of roles. Wakko... (21 mins.)
“ A wave of nostalgia falls upon me whenever I hear this shows theme song or see a clip of this show. I feel like this is the show that brought back the type of comedy show the Loony Tunes created, and in my personal opinion may have improved. ” - scbyrnetda
 
8.
Justice League (2001 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.6/10 X  
Seven of the most formidable heroes form arguably the most powerful team ever. (22 mins.)
“ Some of the greatest heros ever and their missions adapted to an animated cartoon. JL takes story arcs from the original comics and recreates them to a show to introduce children and even adults to the DC universe and the animated DC universe. ” - scbyrnetda
 
9.
Cowboy Bebop (1998 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 9.0/10 X  
The futuristic misadventures and tragedies of an easygoing bounty hunter and his partners. (24 mins.)
“ As someone who only enjoys only a few anime shows, it took no time at all for this to become my favorite anime ever. ” - scbyrnetda
 
10.
Wolf's Rain (2003 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  
In a post-apocalyptic future where humans live in domed cities surrounded by wasteland, wolves are assumed to be two hundred years extinct. (701 mins.)
“ Another anime that I love. Wolf's Rain is action packed and has really amazing characters that you get so attached to. This show is also one of the most depressing things I've ever seen because you get so invested in these charters and you want to see them succeed, and thats the sign of a brilliant show. ” - scbyrnetda
 
11.
Fullmetal Alchemist: Brotherhood (2009 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 9.1/10 X  
Two brothers search for a Philosopher's Stone after an attempt to revive their deceased mother goes awry and leaves them in damaged physical forms. (24 mins.)
 
12.
X-Men (1992 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.5/10 X  
A team of mutant superheroes fight for justice and human acceptance in the Marvel Comics universe. (23 mins.)
“ Classic 90s comic cartoon. Much like Justice League and Batman, X-men depicted the popular story arcs from the comics and introduced the characters to a younger audience. ” - scbyrnetda
 
13.
Generator Rex (2010 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
In a future where humans are infected by untested, microscopic robots, a young man with the ability to control the bots helps a government agency control the tech's vicious creations.
“ The most underrated show on Cartoon Network in my opinion and ended way to soon. Generator Rex had an interesting concept, a mystery that keeps the audience guessing, and a serious edge to the show. This show had wonderful characters each incredibly different, with their own quirks and flaws. And had mature issues such as racism, prejudice, sexual tensions, and the betrayal and loss of loved ones. We see a world on the brink of extinction and see people fighting to save it in their own way. And it's told in such a way that makes the characters feel more real, more solid. There's a depth to them that's hard to find. To me this is a gem of a show. ” - scbyrnetda
 
14.
Daria (1997 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
A smart and cynical girl goes through teenage life as a proud outsider in a world of mainly idiotic adolescents and condescending adults. (30 mins.)
Director: Karen Disher
“ The show that spoke to a generation of teens, and even todays to an extant, that showed it's alright to be an outcast and anti-social. Daria's view of society and her friendship with Jane made this show great, and still is what High Schools like today. ” - scbyrnetda
 
15.
Metalocalypse (2006 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  
The epic and over-the-top adventures of Dethklok, the world's most successful death metal band. (11 mins.)
“ Pretty much gory, bloody, dark junkfood for the mind. Oh yeah and their songs are *beep* BRUTAL!!!!! ” - scbyrnetda
 
16.
Death Note (2006 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 9.0/10 X  
An intelligent high school student goes on a secret crusade to eliminate criminals from the world after discovering a notebook capable of killing anyone whose name is written into it. (24 mins.)
“ Another dark anime that got my attention. This story is about the dangers of ultimate power and that no one person should posses it all. For if it was to fall into the wrong hands, what could we do to stop them? ” - scbyrnetda
 
17.
Avatar: The Last Airbender (2005 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 9.2/10 X  
In a war-torn world of elemental magic, a young boy reawakens to undertake a dangerous mystic quest to fulfill his destiny as the Avatar, and bring peace to the world. (23 mins.)
 
18.
Hey Arnold! (1994 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
The everyday life of Arnold, a 4th-grader in a nameless city that resembles Brooklyn, New York, who lives in a multi-racial boarding house with his grandparents and a motley assortment of neighbors and friends. (15 mins.)
 
19.
Futurama (1999 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.6/10 X  
Fry, a pizza guy, is accidentally frozen in 1999 and thawed out New Year's Eve 2999. (22 mins.)
 
20.
The Grim Adventures of Billy & Mandy (2001 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
A show featuring the exploits of the Grim Reaper, forced into being the best friend of two children. (30 mins.)
 
21.
The Boondocks (2005 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.4/10 X  
Based on the comic strip, Huey and Riley move away from the city and out to the suburbs with their irascible grandfather. Biting socio-political commentary ensues. (22 mins.)
 
22.
Ed, Edd, 'n' Eddy (1999 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
The off-the-wall, day-to-day life of three friends who have exactly the same name. (30 mins.)
 
23.
Neon Genesis Evangelion (1995 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.6/10 X  
A teenage boy finds himself recruited as a member of an elite team of pilots by his father. (24 mins.)
 
24.
Robot Chicken (2005 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
From creators Seth Green and Matthew Senreich, 'Robot Chicken' is stop-motion animation with a demented twist. (11 mins.)
 
25.
Gargoyles (1994 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  
A clan of heroic night creatures pledge to protect modern New York City as they did in Scotland long ago (30 mins.)
Director: Yeun Young Sang
 
26.
Scooby Doo, Where Are You! (1969 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  
A group of teenage friends and their Great Dane (Scooby-Doo) travel in a bright green van solving strange and hilarious mysteries, while returning from or going to a regular teenage function. (30 mins.)
 
27.
The Tick (1994 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  
An invulnerable, somewhat dim, superhero protects The City from all manner of evil-doers. (30 mins.)
 
28.
Pinky and the Brain (1995 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
A genius mouse and his stupid sidekick try to conquer the world each night. (30 mins.)
 
29.
The Critic (1994 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  
Jay Sherman is a New York film critic who has to review films he doesn't like for a living. (522 mins.)
 
30.
SpongeBob SquarePants (1999 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  
The misadventures of a fast-food restaurant working sponge who lives under the sea. (23 mins.)
 
31.
Beavis and Butt-Head (1993 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
Animated MTV series about two teen aged heavy-metal music fans who occasionally do idiotic things because they are bored. For them, everything is "cool" or "sucks." (15 mins.)
 
32.
King of the Hill (1997 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
A straight laced propane salesman in Arlen, Texas tries to deal with the wacky antics of his family and friends, while also trying to keep his son in line. (30 mins.)
 
33.
Bleach (2004 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  
High school student Kurosaki Ichigo is unlike any ordinary kid because he can see ghosts. After an accident with a hollow, he got a power.So begins Kurosaki Ichigo's training and duty as a Shinigami, Soul Reaper. (24 mins.)
 
34.
Aqua Teen Hunger Force (2000 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
The misadventures of a milkshake, an order of fries, a meatball, and their retired next door neighbor in the suburbs of New Jersey. (15 mins.)
 
35.
The Real Ghostbusters (1986 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
The continuing adventures of the staff of the ghost removal service. (30 mins.)
 
36.
Space Ghost Coast to Coast (1994 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  
Space Ghost in his 40s is no longer a superhero, and now he even goes by his real name Tad Ghostal. However... (15 mins.)
 
37.
The Powerpuff Girls (1998 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
Three super-powered little girls constantly save the world (or at least the city of Townsville) from monsters, would-be conquerers and a few other gross things. (30 mins.)
 
39.
Invader ZIM (2001 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.4/10 X  
An alien from the planet Irk is sent to Earth, not realising that his leaders were fooling him and didn't think a planet was there. He manages to fit in with school children but one boy sees through his disguise. (30 mins.)
 
40.
The Transformers (1984 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
Two opposing factions of transforming alien robots engage in a battle that has the fate of Earth in the balance. (30 mins.)
Director: Peter Wallach
 
41.
Naruto (2002 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  
Follows the struggles of three young ninjas - Naruto Uzumaki, Sasuke Uchiha and Sakura Haruno - as they go through their training. (24 mins.)
 
42.
Samurai Jack (2001 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.4/10 X  
A samurai sent through time fights to return home and save the world. (25 mins.)
 
43.
Rugrats (1990 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
The cartoon misadventures of four babies and their snotty older cousin as they face the things in life they don't understand. (30 mins.)
 
44.
The Jetsons (1962 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.0/10 X  
The misadventures of a futuristic family. (25 mins.)
 
45.
Freakazoid! (1995 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
Washington, D.C. has a new defender: Freakazoid. The comedy (and sanity) never stops when he's around and he's only one of the weird heroes of the series! It's better than a nice tub of good things! (30 mins.)
 
46.
Teen Titans (2003 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
A team of five teenaged superheroes save the world from many villains around their city while experiencing things normal teens face today. (30 mins.)
 
47.
Johnny Bravo (1997 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
The misadventures of a dumb blond egomanaic who is deluded about his own manliness. (30 mins.)
 
48.
Family Guy (1999 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  
In a wacky Rhode Island town, a dysfunctional family strive to cope with everyday life as they are thrown from one crazy scenario to another. (22 mins.)
 
49.
Rocko's Modern Life (1993 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
The wacky misadventures of an Australian wallaby and his friends as he finishes his transition to American life. (30 mins.)
 
50.
DuckTales (1987 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  
The globe-trotting treasure-hunting money-making adventures of billionaire Scrooge McDuck and his nephews. (23 mins.)
 
51.
Dexter's Laboratory (1996 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
The misadventures of a boy genius and his annoying sister. (23 mins.)