Top 10 American Cartoons Inspired by Anime
The Top Ten
1 Avatar: The Last Airbender
Avatar: The Last Airbender is an American animated television series that aired for three seasons on Nickelodeon from 2005 to 2008. Avatar: The Last Airbender is set in an Asiatic-like world in which some people are able to manipulate the classical elements by use of psychokinetic variants of Chinese ...read more.
This is not an anime, its an american cartoon that was inspired by anime. I'm pretty sure all the titles on here belong, so good job. But yeah this easily deserves to be number one. Korea was good too, but it only exists because of this show.
I never really watched this show as a kid. I honestly have no idea why I didn't because this show looks flat out amazing. - phillysports
Not a fan of anime. Not an expert. But I always though its an anime. - zxm
RWBY is an American 3D web series created by Monty Oum for Rooster Teeth. The show is set in the fictional world of Remnant, where young people train to become Huntsmen and Huntresses to protect their world from the creatures of Grimm.
An amazing series that is enjoyed by both anime and non anime fans
Love the animation interesting story line.
3 The Legend of Korra
The Legend of Korra is an American animated television series that aired on the Nickelodeon television network from 2012 to 2014. It was created by Bryan Konietzko and Michael Dante DiMartino as a sequel to Avatar: The Last Airbender, which aired from 2005 to 2008.
4 Teen Titans
Teen Titans is an American animated television series created by Glen Murakami, based on the DC Comics characters of the same name.
I saw Teen Titans in the Greatest Anime of All Time. - Zizz
I thought Teen Titans was based on comics - TwilightKitsune
5 Samurai Jack
Samurai Jack is an American action-adventure chanbara animated series created by Genndy Tartakovsky for Cartoon Network. The series premiered on August 10, 2001, with a TV movie called The Premiere Movie, before ending in its fourth season on September 25, 2004, without concluding the story. A revival ...read more.
6 The Boondocks
Cantankerous Robert "Granddad" Freeman is the legal guardian of his grandsons, 10-year-old revolutionary Huey and 8-year-old Riley, a product of contemporary rap culture. After moving the family from Chicago's South Side to the safety of suburban Woodcrest -- aka the boondocks -- Granddad hopes to ignore ...read more.
This show is funny and the fight scenes are amazing too! Love the characters, the voice and everything. Only thing that disappoints is Season 4 as it just didn't feel the same with the series creator (Aaron Mcgruder) leaving the show by then. Season 1 to 3 were top gold 👌🏾
7 Star Wars: Clone Wars
8 Steven Universe
Steven Universe is an American animated television series created by Rebecca Sugar for Cartoon Network. The show's based around a young boy by the name of Steven Universe, who is a hybrid of a gem and a human. He lives with his gem friends, Garnet, Amethyst and Pearl.
9 Hi Hi Puffy AmiYumi
Hi Hi Puffy AmiYumi is an American-Japanese animated fantasy-comedy television series created by Sam Register for Cartoon Network.
Full of japanese culture and stars Japanese singers - PrinceOfFire
10 Star vs. the Forces of Evil
Star vs. the Forces of Evil is an American animated television series produced by Disney Television Animation.
11 Adventure Time
Adventure Time is an American animated television series created by Pendleton Ward for Cartoon Network. The series follows the adventures of a boy named Finn (voiced by Jeremy Shada) and his best friend and adoptive brother Jake (voiced by John DiMaggio)—a dog with the magical power to change shape ...read more.
I thought it was inspired by Dungeons and Dragons. Was Adventure Time inspired by anime at one point? - ModernSpongeBobSucks
12 Sagwa The Chinese Siamese Cat
It was a amazing show with a lot of amazing characters like Sagwa and Dongwa. Almost every episode was flawless, like the most funniest episode "Spreading Rumors".
13 The Batman
14 Kappa Mikey
Kappa Mikey is an American animated sitcom created by Larry Schwarz. The show is Nicktoons Network's first original half-hour series, bought during the same period as other Animation Collective series such as Three Delivery and Speed Racer: The Next Generation, as well as Flash shows from other studios, ...read more.
15 Jackie Chan Adventures
16 Gravity Falls
Gravity Falls is an American animated television series produced by Disney Television Animation that first aired on Disney Channel, and then on Disney XD from June 15, 2012 to February 15, 2016. The series follows the adventures of Dipper Pines and his twin sister Mabel in the fictional town of Gravity ...read more.
Gravity Falls was inspired by anime? - ModernSpongeBobSucks
17 G.I. Joe: Sigma 6
18 My Life as a Teenage Robot
My Life as a Teenage Robot is an American animated science fantasy television series created by Rob Renzetti for Nickelodeon.
19 Miraculous: Tales of Ladybug & Cat Noir
Also called "Miraculous", "Miraculous Ladybug", "Miraculous Ladybug and Cat Noir", "Ladybug and Cat Noir" or simply "Ladybug" . It's a French show created by Thomas Astruc and Jeremy Zag, produced by Method Animation (by Zag) and SAMG Animation (in Korean version). The theme song singed by Cash Callaway ...read more.
20 Batman: The Animated Series
Batman: The Animated Series is an American animated television series based on the DC Comics superhero Batman.
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