Best Adult Cartoons

The Top Ten

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.

I'm glad that this show is number #1. It makes me laugh all of the time and unlike the Simpsons or Family Guy it has been consistently funny over the past 20 years. Everyone knows that those two shows have pretty much lost their spark, but meanwhile South Park is still fantastic and creative, I mean heck, it only takes the creators 6 days to make an entire episode that manages to be hilarious and clever, and yet it takes other show creators a year to make an episode that usually doesn't match up with South Park's quality and humor.

I like the first top 3, but I have to say the most hilarious of them 3 is South Park. Of course The Simpsons and Family Guy have limitations because they go on national broadcast and South Park has almost no limits... but to me head to head comparing all characters and the issues touched, South Park wins by far.

South Park has a wider list of funny characters than the Simpsons and Family Guy.

What makes this show so unique is that it never went downhill! This show doesn't have a single bad episode to its name along with rick and morty! Sure most of the episodes are now about politics which its cliche but its still entertaining. Trapped in the closet is my favourite episode

Unlike Simpsons and Family Guy, South Park has always been great and never lost its charm. It continues to remain one of the best cartoons of all time. I adore the show's animation, humor, character development, storylines (minus the political episodes), and morals.

The Simpsons The Simpsons is an American animated sitcom created by Matt Groening that originally started on April 19, 1987 as shorts on The Tracey Ullman Show. It got its own series on December 17, 1989 and is still running as of 2019, making it the longest running animated sitcom. It is about a man named Homer more.

The simpsons is one of the written shows of all time. It has a memorable cast even though it has about ten times more characters than most other sitcoms; it can do a show about a topic in society without it being it preachy. In its prime, the show was the funniest or one of the funniest shows in history. They the simpsons is not as funny as it use to be, but there are much less funny and unimaginative shows on T.V.. It can still have a good joke a few times in an episode. It doesn't need to resort to a cut away gag and other jokes that have no relevance to the plot or anything going on. A show that does this all the time is family guy. Even now, it still has better writing than family guy because family guy has always has had very undeveloped characters and horrible writing. I will admit that family guy is funny, it is not a clever kind of funny. The simpsons is one of the best sitcoms and T.V. shows of all time.

Number 1 not South Park.
We don't need immature fanboys saying how "intelligent South Park is" Oh like the kids version was intelligent "The Three Friends and Jerry." Might as well reboot that cartoon having the same intelligence. It was banned for being inappropriate then what about Cow and Chicken? Animaniacs? Tiny Toon Adventures? Johnny Bravo? Even Rugrats.

I watch this and I'm 12,what?! I think that its hilarious though it can be dirty and rude sometimes. Good characters, funny stories too

Even if you can't stand The Simpsons, one thing you can't deny is that even in it's 29th season, it's a masterpiece. So far in 2018, this is the most watched adult cartoon. South Park is slowly dying, like Family Guy. But The Simpsons and American Dad are shows which have recently started to gain really high standards again.

Rick & Morty Rick and Morty is an American adult animated science fiction sitcom created by Justin Roiland and Dan Harmon for Adult Swim.

This is, in my opinion, the ONLY adult cartoon that surpasses The Simpsons. Don't get me wrong- The Simpsons is classic, but I sometimes feel like it gets more credit simply for how long it has been on T.V., (while Rick and Morty did not roll around until about 25 years later.) That said, here are some examples of the sheer weirdness of this show: In the first episode I ever saw, Rick shows Morty that he has created an endless world known as a "miniverse" inside his car battery. (The episode is entitled "The Ricks Must Be Crazy".) In another episode, Morty travels inside the body of a hobo dressed as Santa Claus. ("Anatomy Park".) There is simply no other cartoon that has the same wonderfully weird trippiness that this one does.

If I made a top 10 list of the favourite shows I'd seen in my life this would be under 5! this is my absolute favourite cartoon and 1 of my favourite shows! its hilarious,the animation is awesome, the voices are good and their isn't a single episode I hate.The only problems I have is there isn't enough Rick and Morty! and the ending for the last episode of season 3,had me angry yet really upset. Overall though it is a must-see! Wobba Lubba Dub Dub!

I love this show! I love the animation the characters have a meaning and are funny! I love the wacky creatures they find. This adult cartoon can really show what it has

This show is ridiculously funny! It is the best adult cartoon I have seen so far and it even managed to make its way to my top 3 favourite cartoons.

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 (Fat, Idiotic Dad) and Lois (Nagging Bitchy Wife), their children Meg (Socially Awkward Daughter) Chris (Fat, Idiotic more.

I have a lot of respect for this show. Early seasons were its finest. The early seasons redefined adult cartoons. But sadly, now it is a spite filled hateful shell of its amazing old self. Some late season episodes are good, but the new ones are offensive and mean spirited. I recommend early seasons, as the early seasons of family guy deserve to be on this list.

I can understand the top 2, but why is Rick and Morty above this. Family Guy is a pop culture phenomenon, and it is way better than Rick and Morty. It is hilarious and has tons of great jokes. It and South Park are the best adult cartoons.

A lot of the humour is based on making fun of others with certain issues or killing living things, if you find those sorts of things remotely funny you need to get your head examined.

I know it's racist, but it's just for joked. Plus, this show is hilarious, I find it funnier than SouthPark or King of the Hill, and at times, even the Simpsons. I love this show.

Although I used to love this show to death I gotta say overtime when the later seasons around 9-beyond start getting a bit inconsistent I give the edge to the Simpsons in that regard, and South Park is way better in comparison how downhill Family Guy has become.

Futurama Futurama is an American animated science fiction sitcom created by Matt Groening for the Fox Broadcasting Company.

Do you that feeling where you feel like you've found something that gives you all the joy you've ever wanted? Well then welcome to Futurama. This show had everything that a good show needed, from legendary characters to creative plots. Not only that, but it provided the audience practically everything it wanted, from a ship that became canon (Fry X Leela for the two who don't know) to the possibility of it coming back. While a few people here and there think it started going downhill as time went on, I think all ten seasons were equally phenomenal. Unfortunately, Netflix recently got rid of the first 6 seasons. But going back to what I said before, all ten were amazing. So please, just please please PLEASE check out Futurama. You will LOVE IT. And if you don't, then you probably don't have a soul

I love pretty much anything sci-fi, but even without that element, Futurama is still my 2nd favorite cartoon ever (behind Gravity Falls) because it's just so damn well-done as a T.V. show overall. It has all the things that a quality series needs: great characters, immersive plot, unique elements, & top-notch writing/creativity. Unlike Matt Groening's older, more-famous "Simpsons", it actually knew not to overstay its welcome, which is why I actually don't mind how it ended already, leaving the fans satisfied without getting stale & overdone. Not to mention how memorable even the episodes & moments were. If you give me almost any quote from this series I would instantly recognize it. While Community got their "six seasons & a movie", Futurama made nine seasons & FOUR movies (I could do without the 2nd of those 4, but it's still a good overall count). The show even survived cancellation when Comedy Central picked it up from retirement, giving us episodes with just as good quality. It ...more

I Really want this show to be back up. I am sure many people would be happy to see Season 8 of Futurama than Season 29 of The Simpsons

It actually has smart jokes unlike most other shows, I love South park but it's not as good as this. Family guy is overrated

Beavis and Butt-head Beavis and Butt-Head is an American animated sitcom created and designed by Mike Judge. The series originated from Frog Baseball, a 1992 short film by Judge originally aired on Liquid Television.

I would not expect for a show about two underachieving high school students doing stupid things to work so well. But it does. Mike Judge is a genius and Beavis and Butthead is, in my opinion, the first show since Tom & Jerry to execute a simple plot so well. Many times, their mischievous acts cause a complex series of events that they don't even notice taking place. Best of all, what could be better than hearing their commentary about all of those music videos?

This show is great the best love it

Score score score chicks!


American Dad American Dad! is an American adult animated sitcom created by Seth MacFarlane, Mike Barker, and Matt Weitzman for the Fox Broadcasting Company.

A lot better and more tolerable than Family Guy. There's no annoying cutaway gag jokes, and the jokes are actually funny despite the political overtones some episodes have.

It is fun, fun, fun. And not in a Rebecca Black sense. Really, a great T. V. Show. It is made by the creators of Family Guy and The Cleveland Show, but the humor and plot are way better done than them.

It's family guy but with a better cast and funnier jokes that don't rely on pop culture and cutaways

This should be number 2 and family guy should be number one how is this number 6

King of the Hill King of the Hill is an American animated sitcom created by Mike Judge and Greg Daniels that ran from January 12, 1997 to May 6, 2010 on Fox.

Great show because it's different than other adult cartoons. It focuses more on drama rather than just comedy.

Mike Judge as two great shows on this list. Both I would watch anytime of anyday

The best, so many great episodes. Never gets old.

This show is good because it's realistic

Aqua Teen Hunger Force Aqua Teen Hunger Force is an American animated sitcom created by Dave Willis and Matt Maiellaro for Cartoon Network's late night programming block, Adult Swim.

This is very underrated with all the meatballs and the sodas walking down the street like gangstas

Should be at least number 3 behind South Park and Simpsons, no offense but I hate family guy and American dad. I am so sad this is the last season :(

#3 is pushing it a bit, I could see top 10. Top 5 no way I can think of five other shows that are up there that should be.

Carl is so funny and so is shake should be top 5 at least

This show is better than family guy

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.

Even though it aired on Nickelodeon, I sometimes find it hard to believe that this show was meant for kids. Despite that, however, I enjoy Ren and Stimpy for all of the hilarious lines, insane animation, and clever writing. In closing, if you didn't like this show...than you're an EEDIOT! (No offense to the people who take it seriously. I was just trying to quote Ren's catchphrase.

If we're talking about the original, then yes. However, if we're referring to the Adult Party Cartoon revival... NO!

The original is one of the best shows on Nick that slip by the censors that yes had some kid stuff in there, but most people remember the show for its dark tone which I thought was pretty good for the 90's. No that adult cartoon needs to be burned in New Mexico that was just terrible.

Ren And Stimpy isn't for kids in my opinion but its surely hillarious but the APC is the worst thing to ever grace television

The Contenders


Finally, a list that Archer's on. This is hilarious, how the hell is Robot Chicken higher than this. RC is TERRIBLE.

This show is perfect and should at least be in the top 5! Sooo funny and awesome characters!

Should be top three. Danger zone. No more.

This show is in the Danger Zone.

Bob's Burgers Bob's Burgers is an American animated sitcom created by Loren Bouchard for The Fox Broadcasting Company. It premiered on January 9, 2011 and is still running as of 2017.

Come on king of the hill above this? Once I watched this show and laughed so hard my mom asked if I needed to go to the doctor

Bob's burgers is a hell of a lot better T.V. show than anything Seth MacFarlane has or will ever make. It's just common sense.

I like a lot of shows on this list, but nothing can top this! This is one of, if not, the funniest show on T.V.!

One time when I watched an episode I need my pants I laughed so hard. It's so relatable too

BoJack Horseman BoJack Horseman is an American adult animated sitcom created by Raphael Bob-Waksberg. The series stars Will Arnett as the title character, BoJack Horseman.

This show is really underrated. Though it might not be the funniest one, it's still the most relatable one. The first season wasn't really good but it got better and better and season 4 was so incredibly deep, emotional and dark. The characters are incredibly complex and realistic and it's a shame that it's so low on this list

Maybe not the funniest of them, but I respect it the most, because of the one-season-storyline (which works! ) and Bojack being probably the most relatable cartoon character I've ever seen.

This should be so much higher. Maybe not as funny as the other shows, but it is just so powerful and dark that it is nearly unmatched.

One of the best shows in existence! It manages to combine surreal, sardonic, and satirical humor bursting at the seams with pop-culture references, while also maintaining this deep, dark, and realistic feel. Many people on here are saying that it isn’t as funny. The humor is different and more refined. You’ll know what I mean if you’ve seen the show. No gross out humor, no toilet gags, real Comedy.

Robot Chicken Robot Chicken is an American stop motion sketch comedy television series, created and executive produced by Seth Green and Matthew Senreich along with co-head writers Douglas Goldstein and Tom Root for Adult Swim.

This is one of the dumbest cartoons I've ever watched, but there is not one episode in this show where I haven't laughed my ass off so hard. This cartoon takes various Pop culture themes like movies, T.V. shows, celebrities, video games, and whatever else you could possibly think of and throw them into wacky and unpredictable scenarios that are simply a riot every time.

My top 10 list
10. Aqua teen hunger force
9. Futurama
8. Simpsons
7. King of the hill
6. Rick and morty
5. American dad
4. Bob's burgers
3. South Park
2, Family guy
1. Robot chicken

It's comedy gold

This show is for Attention whores who like to do dumb

The Boondocks The Boondocks is an American animated sitcom created by Aaron McGruder for Cartoon Network's late-night programming block, Adult Swim. It is based upon his comic strip of the same name. The series premiered on November 6, 2005.

I just watched this, the first episode, and I loved it. Don’t know if I will continue the series like I did with PPG and Death Note, but it’s a good show. It has a good blend of comedy, and speaks up about real issues, like racism and government corruption. The art is nice too. The characters are interesting. It’s way better than Family Guy (saw an episode of that and it’s not that funny, just stupid). I have a friend who loves this show and introduced me to it.

This is my 2nd favorite show it's hilarious unlike retarded seth macfarlane garbage like family guy

The Boondocks was a great show. I loved how they mocked racial stereotyping.

Best black cartoon ever

Regular Show Regular Show is an American animated television series created by J. G. Quintel for Cartoon Network that premiered on September 6, 2010. The series revolves around the lives of two friends, a blue jay named Mordecai and a raccoon named Rigby—both employed as groundskeepers at a local park.

Okay, how do I explain this:
Regular show is the best cartoon I have ever watched in the history of cartoons (right next to Rick and Morty) it's all about two guys, a blue jay named Mordecai and a Raccoon named Rigby who work at the park and cause bad things to happen like a warlock has a fanny pack and he tries to suck the whole park in (Season 3 episode 13 Fortune Cookie). or Mordecai can't delete his couple corral (dating website) profile and this guy want's to kill his girlfriend CJ so he can be single and get further hits (season 5 episode 40, Real Date) I find it more for teens than kids because some episodes might not come to their senses like the episode Crusin or caffienated concert tickets or yeah. so really REGULAR SHOW is my favourtie show right now. it's way better than that dumb ass hole show Adventure time.

It's not for adults. I Watch it all the time. It's more of a teen show like South Park, Family Guy and Adventure Time..

I do get that people like this show, but it's overrated. Regular Show is for kids not adults

This is a kids show that appeals to adults

The Cleveland Show The Cleveland Show is an American adult animated sitcom created by Seth MacFarlane, Richard Appel, and Mike Henry for the Fox Broadcasting Company as a spin-off of Family Guy.

I really like this show I got into it from adult swim airings And now I really like it

Come on, Tenth?
This is much better than King of the Hill or Beavis and Butthead.

Boondocks and black dynamite knock off

This show made family guy a good show.

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 more.

It may be for kids, but as an adult, I don't see why we can't enjoy it as well. It's got good jokes, great writing, clever setups, likable (and hilarious) characters, spot-on voice acting, creative designs, and an amazing amount of innuendoes. In other words, this show is awesome!

Its still a kids show, but I find that parents like this show too because it has a ton of adult references kid at the time did not exactly understand.

Fun Fact: The Chokey chicken was changed to the chewy chicken because the name was very inapprioate

It seems like a kid's show but it has so many references

Choking chicken will probably get past kids heads

Happy Tree Friends Happy Tree Friends is an adult animated flash series created and developed by Aubrey Ankrum, Rhode Montijo, Kenn Navarro and Warren Graff for Mondo Media.

Happy tree friends is the best damn thing your eyes will ever see

One of the most terribly written cartoons I've ever seen.

It sucks. More gruesome version of Mr Pickles.

Big Mouth Big Mouth is an American adult animated sitcom created by Nick Kroll, Andrew Goldberg, Mark Levin, and Jennifer Flackett featuring teens based on Kroll and Goldberg's upbringing in Westchester County, New York, with Kroll voicing his fictional self.

Worst Cartoon Ever

Awesome show

Insanely vulgar and filled with constant sexual dialogue and graphic content, but if you're not easily offended like a little bitch, this is one of the most relatable and brutally honest adult cartoons to have come out in a long time.

Metalocalypse Metalocalypse is an American animated television series, created by Brendon Small and Tommy Blacha, which premiered on August 6, 2006 on Adult Swim.

This show is below 4 other shows that classify more as kids shows gee the amount of irrelevant choices are astounding, nevertheless Metalocalypse personifies adult show can be with metal music put in, and your basically the rulers of the world.

How the f***, I repeat, how THE F***, is this not higher up on the list?! How the F***?!

Love this show! Hope toki is okay

Better than Mr. Pickles

Total Drama Island Total Drama Island is a Canadian animated television series which premiered in Canada on Teletoon on July 8, 2007 and on June 5, 2008 in the U.S.

This show is for kid's and I know because my 6 year old sister watches it

Not really for adults, more fore teens

I count it as an adult show.

This is for teens

Home Movies Home Movies is an American animated sitcom created by Loren Bouchard and Brendon Small. The show centers eight-year-old Brendon, who makes videos with his friends Melissa Robbins and Jason Penopolis in his spare time.

Home movies is hilarious why is it so low

Super clever series about childhood, and a drunk coack

Fugget About It

I'm kinda young to watch it (13 years old) but still a really good show that I love to watch with my brother

Space Ghost Coast to Coast Space Ghost Coast to Coast is an American animated parody talk show, created by Mike Lazzo and hosted by the 1960s Hanna-Barbera cartoon character Space Ghost.
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