Animated TV Series

A list of past and present favorite animated series ranging from the old days of Saturday morning cartoons, to anime.
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1.
Galaxy High School (1986 TV Series)
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A short-lived cartoon dealing with Doyle and Aimee, two Earthling students, who are chosen to attend... (30 mins.)
 
2.
Robotech (1985 TV Series)
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An alien spaceship crash lands on Earth and the technology and secrets she bears lead Earth into three destructive interplanetary wars. (30 mins.)
“ The recent American re-release is much closer to the original Japanese version mostly due to correct translations. ” - Brian Gilbert
 
3.
Ghost in the Shell: Stand Alone Complex (2002 TV Series)
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The futuristic adventures of a female cyborg counter intelligence agent and her support team. (24 mins.)
 
4.
Battle of the Planets (1978 TV Series)
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A five-member superhero team called G-Force fights to defend Earth and its space colonies from the threat of the planet Spectra. (30 mins.)
Director: David E. Hanson
 
5.
Scooby Doo, Where Are You! (1969 TV Series)
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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.)
 
6.
Speed Buggy (1973 TV Series)
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Animated 'Saturday-morning' television cartoon about a race car. (30 mins.)
 
7.
The Jetsons (1962 TV Series)
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The misadventures of a futuristic family. (25 mins.)
 
8.
Cowboy Bebop (1998 TV Series)
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The futuristic misadventures and tragedies of an easygoing bounty hunter and his partners. (24 mins.)
 
9.
Invader ZIM (2001 TV Series)
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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. (24 mins.)
“ STILL have no idea why Nickelodeon ever picked this up. The only people I've ever known to have watched this were adults. ” - Brian Gilbert
 
10.
Gargoyles (1994 TV Series)
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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
 
11.
The Transformers (1984 TV Series)
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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
 
12.
Transformers Prime (2010 TV Series)
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In this new set of adventures the Autobots live on Earth and maintain their secret identity. They are joined by 3 teens as they battle the Decepticons. (30 mins.)
 
13.
TRON: Uprising (2012 TV Series)
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In the computer world of the Grid, a young program joins Tron's fight against their world's tyranny. (30 mins.)
 
14.
Samurai Jack (2001 TV Series)
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A samurai sent through time fights to return home and save the world. (25 mins.)
 
15.
Foster's Home for Imaginary Friends (2004 TV Series)
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A boy and his beloved imaginary friend are able to stay together at an orphanage of sorts for imaginary friends that children have outgrown to be adopted by new children. (30 mins.)
 
16.
Star Wars: The Clone Wars (2008 TV Series)
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The Grand Army of the Republic, led by Yoda, Mace Windu, Obi-Wan Kenobi, Anakin Skywalker and other Jedi Knights, fights the New Droid Army of the Separatists. (23 mins.)
 
17.
Ed, Edd, 'n' Eddy (1999 TV Series)
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The off-the-wall, day-to-day life of three friends who have exactly the same name. (30 mins.)
 
18.
Fat Albert and the Cosby Kids (1972 TV Series)
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The educational adventures of a group of Afro-American inner city kids. (30 mins.)
 
19.
Danger Mouse (1981 TV Series)
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Danger Mouse, the greatest secret agent in the world, must follow Colonel K's orders (and try not to break Professor Squawkencluck's inventions) to foil Baron Greenback's and his henchman Stiletto's plans. (25 mins.)
 
20.
Lazer Tag Academy (1986 TV Series)
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Lazer Tag Academy is the story of Jamie Jaren, a thirteen year old Lazer Tag champion from 3010 who... (30 mins.)
 
21.
The Mighty Orbots (1984 TV Series)
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A mild mannered human youth secretly leads a squad of uniquely designed robots in the defence of Earth. (30 mins.)
 
22.
Schoolhouse Rock! (1973 TV Series)
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A series of shorts illustrating various songs that teach multiplication tables, grammar, science, American history, computers, economics, and environmentalism. (3 mins.)
Director: Tom Warburton
 
23.
The Simpsons (1989 TV Series)
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The satiric adventures of a working-class family in the misfit city of Springfield. (22 mins.)
 
24.
Bob's Burgers (2011 TV Series)
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Bob Belcher, along with his wife and three children, try to run their last hope of holding the family together, which is running Bob's dream restaurant. (22 mins.)
 
25.
Captain Caveman and the Teen Angels (1977 TV Series)
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The adventures of a superhero caveman and a trio of female amateur detectives.
 
26.
SpongeBob SquarePants (1999 TV Series)
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The misadventures of a talking sea sponge who works at a fast food restaurant, attends a boating school, and lives in an underwater pineapple. (23 mins.)
 
27.
The Bugs Bunny Show (1960 TV Series)
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Bugs Bunny, the famous, Oscar-winning cartoon rabbit, hosts his first weekly television series, along... (30 mins.)
“ The newer toons were decent but never as great as those made in their 'golden age' of the 40's ” - Brian Gilbert
 
28.
The Smurfs (1981 TV Series)
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The Smurfs are little blue creatures that live in mushroom houses in a forest inhabited mainly by their own kind. The smurfs average daily routine is attempting to avoid Gargomel, an evil man who wants to kill our little blue friends. (30 mins.)
 
29.
The Wacky World of Tex Avery (1997 TV Series)
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TWWOTA was a 65-episode syndicated package consisting of 195 seven-minute cartoon shorts. These shorts... (30 mins.)
 
30.
Dungeons & Dragons (1983 TV Series)
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A group of kids are thrown into a fantasy world where they must search for a way home, armed with magic weapons that an evil tyrant wants. (30 mins.)
 
31.
The Charlie Brown and Snoopy Show (1983 TV Series)
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Every Saturday morning The Peanuts Gang does skits, mostly taken from newspaper strips. (23 mins.)
 
32.
Animaniacs (1993 TV Series)
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Ensemble cast of off-the-wall Warner Brothers characters, appearing in a wide variety of roles. Wakko... (21 mins.)
 
33.
The Avengers: Earth's Mightiest Heroes (2010 TV Series)
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After 74 villains break out of prison, Marvel's most powerful superheroes team up to capture all of them, and also to defend the Earth from widespread threats. (30 mins.)
 
34.
Æon Flux (1991 TV Series)
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Æon Flux is a mysterious and amoral secret agent from the country of Monica. Her motives or background are left unexplained... (30 mins.)
“ Oh the tail end of when MTV was actually cool.... ” - Brian Gilbert
 
35.
Rocko's Modern Life (1993 TV Series)
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The wacky misadventures of an Australian wallaby and his friends as he finishes his transition to American life. (30 mins.)
 
36.
Beavis and Butt-Head (1993 TV Series)
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Animated MTV series about two teenage heavy-metal music fans who occasionally do idiotic things because they're bored. For them, everything is "cool" or "sucks." (15 mins.)
 
37.
Freakazoid! (1995 TV Series)
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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.)
 
38.
Pinky and the Brain (1995 TV Series)
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A genius mouse and his stupid sidekick try to conquer the world each night. (30 mins.)
 
39.
Dexter's Laboratory (1996 TV Series)
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The misadventures of a boy genius and his annoying sister. (23 mins.)
 
40.
South Park (1997 TV Series)
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Follows the misadventures of four irreverent grade-schoolers in the quiet, dysfunctional town of South Park, Colorado. (22 mins.)
“ The inevitable downside to shows that are VERY 'edgy' for the time they premiered, is that the very things that made them so groundbreaking, become cliche and boring very fast. ” - Brian Gilbert
 
41.
Wacky Races (1968 TV Series)
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The participants of an unusual car race compete around America. (30 mins.)
 
42.
Futurama (1999 TV Series)
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Fry, a pizza guy, is accidentally frozen in 1999 and thawed out New Year's Eve 2999. (22 mins.)
 
43.
Batman: The Animated Series (1992 TV Series)
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The Dark Knight battles crime in Gotham City with occasional help from Robin and Batgirl. (23 mins.)