Even as an 18-year-old, cartoons are my most favorite thing to watch. They bring happiness and pure joy into everyone’s heart, no matter how old one gets. So here are the top 15 cartoons of all time, and you have watched it, go watch it again, because it still is gonna keep you entertained.
Here are the evergreen cartoons to watch:
1. Tom and Jerry
Tom and Jerry are probably the biggest animated franchise to ever exist. It is a collection of comedy short films that were started by William Hanna and Joseph Barbera. The series revolves around the rivalry of Tom, the cat, and Jerry, the mouse. This masterpiece has won around seven academy awards for the best animated short film. No matter how old we grow, nothing will entertain you the way their competitive fight does.
2. Looney Tunes
Looney Tunes is a Warner Bro’s cartoon, which is an animated comedy series. This one is inspired by, Walt Disney’s musical series, Silly Symphonies. Looney Tunes have become a worldwide media franchise, which from television has marked its place in feature films, comic books, music albums, video games, amusement park rides, and advertisement. You will, for sure, laugh every time the puns from the nonsensical gags come up.
3. Scooby-Doo Where Are You
Scooby-Doo is a mystery-comedy series that was premiered in 1969. The series gave us our favorite gang, Fred Jones, Daphne Blake, Velma Dinkley, and Shaggy Rogers, and our most favorite Scooby-Doo. The group travels in a time machine, and solve their epic mysteries involving local legends. This series was an absolute hit, which brought out a detective from every kid who ever watched it.
4. SpongeBob Squarepants
SpongeBob Squarepants is a comedy series, created by Stephen Hillberg for Nickelodeon. The show is about SpongeBob and his crazy friends who live in an underwater city called Bikini Bottom. It is the fifth-longest running-animated series, as of yet it has generated $13 billion merchandising revenue for Nickelodeon. What makes SpongeBob different from the rest is its uniqueness, goofiness, and its optimism.
5. Teen Titans
Teen Titans in Cartoon Network series, based on DC Comics fictional superhero team. It has a completely different animated style. You will also spot cameos of various DC characters throughout the series. Teen Titans received a mixed response from the audience around the globe. The series is full of positive messages, combined with clever comedy and characterization. If you like superheroes, here is something you must watch.
6. Avatar-the Last Airbender
Avatar-the last Airbender, also called Avatar or ATLA was created by Michael Dante DiMartino and Bryan Konietzko. Avatar is set in the Asiatic background where people can manipulate elements using martial techniques. Avatar can bend all four elements so he is also responsible for maintaining harmony among nations. The series excellently combines anime and American cartoons, making it immensely popular around the world.
7. The Simpsons
The Simpsons is an animated sitcom that is created by Matt Groening. The series revolves around the Simpsons family and their working-class life. It depicts the daily life of people in a satirical way and also parodies American culture, society, television, and the human condition. The series has in total 31 seasons, but trust me you will not get bored at all. It is a perfect 20th-century series, filled with fine satire, well-written characters, and too good dialogues.
8. Duck Tales
Duck Tales is an animated television series that ran for about 100 episodes and over four seasons. The series depicts the fun life of uncle scrooge and his three nephews. It was the first-ever Disney show to be received such an extraordinary response. The show has a lot to offer, it portrays every emotion so beautifully that you will be addicted to it instantly.
9. The Bugs Bunny Show
The Bugs Bunny Show is an animated anthology television series which in a way, came out of Looney Tunes. The show portrays a fun adventure of a rabbit and a canary. It is known to be one of the greatest animated series ever produced. It’s innovative, entertaining, and funny, making it a perfect package. It is to date a treat to watch, if you haven’t watched it yet, rush and watch it right now!
10. The Fairly Oddparents
Created by Butch Hartman, the Fairly odd parents are about little boy Timmy, his fairy godmother, and his malevolent babysitter. Nickelodeon is known for airing creative cartoons, and here is another great one added to the list. It is, without a doubt, the best show by Butch Hartman so far, its poof is also widely popular. This is something we would love to watch even as adults as it will constantly keep a smile on your face.
11. Dexter’s Laboratory
Another one from the cartoon network, Dexter’s Laboratory, is an animated series that is created by Genndy Tartakovsy. The series follows the life of Dexter, who is a genius inventor who has built a hidden laboratory in his room. The show portrays Dexter’s struggle in keeping his lab a secret and his battle with his sister. It has been one of the highest-ranked cartoons over the years. It is one of the very few cartoons, which you are gonna take seriously.
12. Phineas and Ferb
Phineas and Ferb is a musical comedy series on Disney. Disney is known for producing classics, and this one right here is no exception. The show is based on the life of brothers Phineas and Ferb, who create grand, extra-ordinary projects during summer, which annoys their dear sister Candace. The show was well acclaimed around the globe for its smartness, humor, and unique plot. Once you watch this, its tunes are gonna be on your lips forever.
13. Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles is based on four fictional superheroes who are brave, intelligent, skilled, and also Turtles! The series was created by Kevin Eastman and Peter Laird. The show made all of us learn some kicks and punches, and also torture our parents to buy us their merchandise. It will touch you most uniquely, and you will fall in love with these pizza-eating ninja turtles.
14. Courage The Cowardly Dog
Courage the cowardly dog is a comedy horror animated series that was created by John Dilworth for cartoon network. The show is about a pink dog who lives with an elderly couple where they keep experiencing supernatural adventures. The series created a dark, scary atmosphere and gave it a punch of horror. The show is the perfect combo of comedy cartoons and horror movies, making it joyful to watch.
15. Gravity Falls
Gravity falls is a mystery-comedy animated series that was created by Alex Hirsch for Disney Channel and Disney XD. The show follows the adventure of Dipper Pines and his twin sister Mabel, who are sent to spend their summer with their uncle. How their summer becomes the major mystery hunt of their lives will keep you engaged throughout the series. Both the seasons are critically acclaimed. It requires a great sense of humor to create a uniquely enjoyable experience.