Top 10 Best Animated Shows that First Aired from 1990-1999

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An now its time to look at the best animated shows from the 90's and as before only animated shows that first aired from 1990-1999 are allowed on this list.

The Top Ten

1 Batman: The Animated Series Batman: The Animated Series Batman: The Animated Series is an American animated television series based on the DC Comics superhero Batman.

Possibly one of the best superhero cartoons of the 90's heavily drawing inspiration from anime with amazing story lines, a very dark town. - egnomac

Way better than South Park - 445956

2 South Park South Park South Park is an American adult animated sitcom created by Trey Parker and Matt Stone for the Comedy Central television network. The show is about four boys, who are Stan Marsh, Kyle Broflovski, Eric Cartman, and Kenny McCormick, and their adventures in South Park, Colorado.

A really great show that's not afraid to pull any punches with very smart writing. - egnomac

3 Animaniacs Animaniacs Steven Spielberg Presents Animaniacs is an American animated comedy television series produced by Amblin Television label in collaboration with Warner Bros.

Tiny Toon Adventures was good Animaniacs was even better. - egnomac

Oooh, I love this show. - funnyuser

4 Spongebob Squarepants Spongebob Squarepants SpongeBob SquarePants is an American animated television series created by marine biologist and animator Stephen Hillenburg for Nickelodeon. SpongeBob is currently the most popular show on Nickelodeon, as well as the longest running show, running for 18 years, and is beginning its 11th season. The show ...read more.

This should be number 1. - SandyDani101010

5 Rocko's Modern Life Rocko's Modern Life Rocko's Modern Life is an American animated television series created by Joe Murray for Nickelodeon. The series centers on the surreal life of an anthropomorphic Australian-immigrant wallaby named Rocko as well as his friends: the gluttonous steer Heffer, the neurotic turtle Filburt, and Rocko's faithful ...read more.

Before Spongebob and Ren and Stimpy there was Rocko's Modern Life a show that was best known for its wacky and sometime very provocative humor about a wallaby facing the challenges of everyday life. - egnomac

"First you turn the page, then you wash your hands. Then you turn another page, and wash your hands..."

WHAT IF SPONEBOB IS A RIPOFF OF THIS!?

6 Beavis & Butt-Head
7 X-Men the Animated Series X-Men the Animated Series

This should be #1 or at least #2 by far the best animated show ever

8 Pokemon Pokemon Pokémon, abbreviated from the Japanese title of Pocket Monsters and currently advertised in English as Pokémon: The Series, is a Japanese anime television series, which has been adapted for the international television markets.

While the first season hasn't held up as well over the years it was still a really good first season about a young kid named Ash traveling with friends Brock and Misty as they travel all over the Kanto region battling Gym Leaders and having all sorts adventures along the way and the intro was pretty awesome. - egnomac

9 Futurama Futurama Futurama is an American animated science fiction sitcom created by Matt Groening for the Fox Broadcasting Company.
10 Courage The Cowardly Dog Courage The Cowardly Dog Courage the Cowardly Dog is an American animated horror comedy television series created by John R. Dilworth for Cartoon Network as part of the network's Cartoon Cartoons block.

This is great for anyone who loves creepy-themed stuff. - RaccoonCartoon

The Contenders

11 Ren & Stimpy Ren & Stimpy The Ren & Stimpy Show, often simply referred to as Ren & Stimpy, is an American animated television series created by John Kricfalusi for Nickelodeon.

My favorite Nicktoon, and way better than the (non-canon) disaster that I hate to talk about. - Drawbox

12 Gargoyles Gargoyles Gargoyles is an American animated series produced by Walt Disney Television Animation and Buena Vista Television, and originally aired from October 24, 1994 to February 15, 1997. The series features a species of nocturnal creatures known as gargoyles that turn to stone during the day.
13 Family Guy Family Guy Family Guy is an American adult animated sitcom created by Seth MacFarlane for the Fox Broadcasting Company. The series centers on the Griffins, a family consisting of parents Peter (Idiotic Dad) and Lois (Nagging Wife), their children Meg (Socially Awkward Daughter) Chris (Idiotic Son), and Stewie ...read more.

While the show has seen better days during its hay day it was a pretty funny show. - egnomac

14 Ed, Edd n Eddy Ed, Edd n Eddy Ed, Edd n Eddy is a Canadian-American animated comedy television series created by Danny Antonucci for Cartoon Network, and the sixth of the network's Cartoon Cartoons. The series revolves around three preteen boys: Ed, Edd "Double D," and Eddy—collectively known as "the Eds"—who live in a suburban ...read more.

This needs to be in the Top 10. - RaccoonCartoon

15 Superman: The Animated Series
16 The Powerpuff Girls The Powerpuff Girls The Powerpuff Girls is an American animated television series created by animator Craig McCracken for Cartoon Network.

The reboot is way better than the original, thanks to whoever did the voice for 1998 Bubbles.

17 Rugrats Rugrats Rugrats is an American animated television series created by Arlene Klasky, Gábor Csupó and Paul Germain for Nickelodeon.
18 Dragon Ball Z Dragon Ball Z Dragon Ball Z is a Japanese anime television series produced by Toei Animation. Dragon Ball Z follows the adventures of Goku who, along with the Z Warriors, defends the Earth against evil. The action adventures are entertaining and reinforce the concept of good versus evil. Dragon Ball Z teaches valuable ...read more.
19 The Moomins The Moomins
20 Hey Arnold Hey Arnold Hey Arnold! is an American animated television series created by Craig Bartlett that aired on Nickelodeon from October 7, 1996 to June 8, 2004. The show centers on a fourth grader named Arnold, who lives with his grandparents in an inner-city boarding house.
21 Spiderman: The Animated Series
22 Sailor Moon Sailor Moon
23 One Piece One Piece One Piece is a manga franchise created by Eiichiro Oda. The manga has been adapted into an original video animation (OVA) produced by Production I.G in 1998, and an anime series produced by Toei Animation, which began broadcasting in Japan in 1999 and has aired 749 episodes to date.
24 The Magic School Bus The Magic School Bus The Magic School Bus is a Canadian/American Saturday morning animated children's television series, based on the book series of the same name by Joanna Cole and Bruce Degen. It is notable for its use of celebrity talent and combining entertainment with an educational series. Broadcasting & Cable said ...read more.
25 Tiny Toon Adventures Tiny Toon Adventures Tiny Toon Adventures is an American animated comedy television series that was broadcast from September 14, 1990 through May 28, 1995 as the first collaborative effort of Warner Bros.
26 Celebrity Deathmatch Celebrity Deathmatch

A show about Celebrity's beating the hell out each other to death has never been so good, where else can you see Rosie O' Donnell and Oprah Winfrey ripping jerry Springer in half, or Marilon Manson ripping out Charles Manson's skeleton out followed by killing off both Hansen and the Spice Girls. - egnomac

27 Liquid Television Liquid Television Liquid Television is an animation showcase that appeared on MTV. The first season of Liquid Television also aired on BBC Two in co-production with MTV.
28 The Wild Thornberrys The Wild Thornberrys The Wild Thornberrys is an American animated television series that aired on Nickelodeon. It was rerun in the United States on Nickelodeon and occasionally Nicktoons until November 1, 2007. The show returned to The '90s Are All That for one night, and aired on March 21, 2013. The show aired on Nicktoonsters ...read more.
29 Dexter's Laboratory Dexter's Laboratory Dexter's Laboratory is an American comic science fiction animated television series created by Genndy Tartakovsky for Cartoon Network, and the first of the network's Cartoon Cartoons. The show is about a kid scientist named Dexter that has a sister named Dee Dee that keeps breaking into his lab.
30 The Ren & Stimpy Show The Ren & Stimpy Show The Ren & Stimpy Show, often simply referred to as Ren & Stimpy, is an American animated television series created by John Kricfalusi for Nickelodeon.

Why is it on here twice? - RaccoonCartoon

31 Aeon Flux Aeon Flux
32 The Powerpuff Girls (1998–2005) The Powerpuff Girls (1998–2005) The Powerpuff Girls is an American animated television series created by animator Craig McCracken for Cartoon Network.

Back when The Powerpuff Girls was good.. - RaccoonCartoon

33 Johnny Bravo Johnny Bravo Johnny Bravo is an American animated television series created by Van Partible for Cartoon Network, and the second of the network's Cartoon Cartoons.
34 Recess Recess Recess is an American animated television series created by Paul Germain and Joe Ansolabehere and produced by Walt Disney Television Animation, with animation done by Grimsaem, Plus One Animation, Sunwoo Animation, and Toon City.
35 Doug Doug Doug is an American animated sitcom created by Jim Jinkins. The show focuses on the early adolescent life of its title character, Douglas "Doug" Funnie, who experiences common predicaments while attending school in his new hometown of Bluffington. Doug narrates each story in his journal, and the show ...read more.
36 Veggietales Veggietales VeggieTales is an American series of direct-to-video children's computer animated films created by Phil Vischer and Mike Nawrocki featuring antropomorphic fruits and vegetables in stories conveying moral themes based on Christianity
37 ReBoot
38 CatDog CatDog CatDog is an American animated television series created by Peter Hannan for Nickelodeon. The series depicts the life of conjoined brothers, with one half being a cat and the other a dog.
39 Adventures of Sonic The Hedgehog Adventures of Sonic The Hedgehog Adventures of Sonic the Hedgehog is an American animated series produced by DiC Animation City and Bohbot Entertainment that was based on the Sonic the Hedgehog video game series produced by Sega.
40 Sonic the Hedgehog (SatAM) Sonic the Hedgehog (SatAM)
41 Darkwing Duck Darkwing Duck Darkwing Duck is an American animated action-adventure comedy television series produced by Walt Disney Television Animation that first ran from 1991 to 1992 on both the syndicated programming block The Disney Afternoon and Saturday mornings on ABC.
42 2 Stupid Dogs
43 The Tick The Tick
44 Life with Louie
45 Bobby's World Bobby's World
46 Earthworm Jim
47 Pepper Ann Pepper Ann
48 Cowboy Bebob Cowboy Bebob Cowboy Bebop is a 1998 anime television series animated by Sunrise featuring a production team led by director Shinichirō Watanabe, screenwriter Keiko Nobumoto, character designer Toshihiro Kawamoto, mechanical designer Kimitoshi Yamane, and composer Yoko Kanno.
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1. Batman: The Animated Series
2. Animaniacs
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1. Batman: The Animated Series
2. Superman: The Animated Series
3. The Moomins
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1. Spongebob Squarepants
2. Rugrats
3. South Park
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