Top Ten Cartoons That Never Should've Been Cancelled

The Top Ten

1 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.

I'm so sorry because they cancelled courage the cowardly dog! Courage is one of dozens of cartoons that I grew up, like dexter's lab, the powerpuff girls, lazlo camp, tom and jerry, edd edd and eddy... I just love them so much, and I really wish to come back at T.V... it's not so fun watching them online:(

Bring this back! It was truly great and I love the show! "STUPID DOG YOU MADE ME LOOK BAD! HOOGABOOGABOOGAARR! " classic.

About five years old I asked my mom and dad to turn on Courage the Cowardly Dog because it was my favorite show and then when they turned it on there was no episodes and I cried because that was my favorite show ever when I grew up I wanted to buy this show but I didn't probably because I was too busy but I'm planning on doing it because this was by far my favorite show as a little kid

One of the best T.V. Shows, ever made on Cartoon Network I started watching this since I was little it was the best T.V. Show started in 1999 until 2002 still this would be better than Caillou! - Lordvader3500

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2 Invader Zim Invader Zim Invader Zim is an American animated television series created by Jhonen Vasquez for Nickelodeon. The series centers on an extraterrestrial named Zim from the planet Irk, and his mission to conquer Earth and enslave the human race along with his malfunctioning robot servant GIR.

The only shoe I believe was actually cancelled and also needed more of a chance, most of these had a good run and I am happy that they were put to rest instead of being pressured into dreadful plots with over exaggerated and awful characters of their former loveable characters. Sponge bob.

Kids adored this show. Stupid triggered parents said this show was "too inappropriate" is just stupid. I get it that it costed too much, but if they stopped Spongebob, a very overrated show that needs a rest, this show could work. It had low ratings back then, but now it's one of the most highest rated shows on the network. And plus, I'm getting tired of watching the exact same 45 episodes on Hulu. Please bring it back.

Nickelodeon producers were complete idiots by cancelling this awesome show. They cannot just leave such a good series at that. BRING BACK INVADER ZIM!

I fail to see why this isn't at #1.

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3 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.

This show brings tears to me when I think about it thats how amazing this show was. The animation was great, the plots were witty and funny and great voice acting. They just don't make cartoons like these anymore

As funny for adults as it was for kids.

Best cartoon ever in my childhood... I feel sorry for the children who watch dumb ass shows like doraemon etc... I still miss it... Bring it back

This was better then jimmy neutron

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4 Rugrats Rugrats Rugrats is an American animated television series created by Arlene Klasky, Gábor Csupó and Paul Germain for Nickelodeon.

they never should've stopped wearing diapers!

Great show! If it was still on then The Rugrats Movie 4 wouldn't just be a rumor, it would be a gurantee!

When ever I think about this show I tear up, this is one of my favorite childhood shows. Please! Bring it back!

Just noticed the founders of Klasky Csupo made this show - Granton8ter05

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5 Danny Phantom Danny Phantom Danny Phantom is an American animated series created by Butch Hartman for Nickelodeon. It was produced by Billionfold Studios and distributed in Canada by Nelvana, a Canadian animation company. The series follows a teenage boy who, after an accident with an unpredictable portal between the human world more.

Danny Phantom had so much to this, so much potential to this ghostly world. I would have loved to see Danny developing new ghost abilities, and his complicated relationships with Vlad or Valerie sorting out. I especially waited for the Ultimate Enemy, where we would have seen legendary ghosts like Clockwork, and the rematch with Dark Danny. Listen up, Nickelodeon. If Danny Phantom returns like old times, the world will shake with happy screams at seeing our dearest Ghost Boy

Danny Phantom was a great show. In my opinion better then Spongebob, the failrly odd parents, AND many of the other nickelodeon shows combined! It is really underrated, and should be brought back!

It was a cool super hero show on Nickelodeon to bad it's cancelled.

It was awesome! It has such a dumb reason for cancellation

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6 Teen Titans Teen Titans Teen Titans is an American animated television series created by Glen Murakami, based on the DC Comics characters of the same name.

The worst part is that the ending was an open door to a 6th season. And did we get a season 6? NOPE! We got that abomination known as Teen Titans Go. BUT, we can still fight to get Teen Titans a 6th season, even if Teen Titans Go gets cancelled or not. Now who's with me?!?!

So good. Too bad they replaced it with the very crappy Teen Titans Go.

This show should never been cancelled. It has everything that a cartoon should have. Action, adventure, comedy, drama, romance, the full package. This is doubtless the greatest action Cartoon Network show ever.

Bring it back. I know the CN has started airing the episodes again, but I think that all fans of TT will agree with me when I say the we need another couple seasons! I personally don't think TTG is that bad, but the original was SO MUCH BETTER!

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7 Blue's Clues Blue's Clues Blue's Clues is an American children's television series that premiered on Nickelodeon in 1996. Producers Angela Santomero, Todd Kessler, and Traci Paige Johnson combined concepts from child development and early-childhood education with innovative animation and production techniques that helped their more.

I hope one day Blue's Clues will be back on the air! I know they won't have the same actor playing as Steve, but at least it should be good.

Blue's Clues was canceled? Now way! That's like my entire childhood right there.

I'm 16 and I still like this show! Bring it back please!

Yo I used to watch this at daycare bros

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8 My Life as a Teenage Robot 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.

As a child, I kinda just watched this show due to the interesting concept of a teenage robot, but I never fully appreciated it. Now watching it, I realize that for many reasons it (and Invader Zim) are much better than shows Nick kept around, like SpongeBob or Fairly Odd Parents

Come on lets just bring back all the old shows

I loved this show. I have mixed feelings about when I see it now. I'm happy that I see it and the humor but I'm sad that it was cancelled and I'm angry that they replaced it with cartoons like sanjy and Craig and breadwinners - Helloworld

A crown jewel that got buried by dirt

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9 The Adventures of Jimmy Neutron: Boy Genius The Adventures of Jimmy Neutron: Boy Genius The Adventures of Jimmy Neutron: Boy Genius is an American computer animated television series created by John A. Davis. It is the first spin-off to the 2001 film Jimmy Neutron: Boy Genius.

Mainly because I liked the crossovers with fairly odd parents and there won't be anymore now that this show is cancelled

Why IS Dexter's Lab First!? It's Jimmy Neutron That Should Be Most Missed!

Loved this show when I was younger. It should have lasted longer.


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10 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 more.

I want this show to revive but there are lots of reason that this show will never come back. First, the animator was killed by the brainless police. Second, Eddy's voice actor has stopped voice acting and focus on his own job. Third, they made the film where everyone start liking the Ed's at the end. Fourth, the last season after the school season was supposed to be the end.

It's really sad to see this show fade.

Reruns would be really nice, though it ended properly with a series finale that destroys the status quo, so I doubt a reboot would be needed.

It got a series finale movie, so it wasn't really canceled. Still, they need to show more reruns of it on Cartoon Network.

If it never got cancelled, see you on the other side of the world. - KalloFox34

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The Contenders

11 Tom & Jerry

TOM AND JERRY WAS CANCELLED? That is my life right there, I can't believe that people would cancel such a classic! The cat and mouse chase has been popularized because of Tom and Jerry. It's so funny!

Tom and Jerry is the best cartoon of all times! I used to watch it from the first days of my life, till the moment when I lose eyes!

This was the funniest show I ever seen. I use to laugh at it until I barfed my brains out!

It was cancelled due to the downfall of cartoons - Maddox121

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12 Rocket Power Rocket Power Rocket Power is an American animated television series. The series debuted on Nickelodeon on August 16, 1999. The series ended on July 30, 2004 after four seasons.

I don't think that this show deserves all the hate it gets. It's pretty good, and I can't do anything that they can. It's just a cartoon, and I'm not saying this because I like it.

Was crazy about this show when I was younger. - Cincin845

13 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 more.

42 is the meaning of life, and the place on the list that this show is currently at as I am typing this comment - xandermartin98

Oh well, win some lose some I guess. - Rocko

It should've stayed for a few more seasons, but after that it'd probably at that point go through the same process SpongeBob did. - KalloFox34

14 A Pup Named Scooby-Doo

I use to watch it every day now this days cartoons are boring no longer funny or adventures

I loved all the scooby doo shows

They should rebring it back someday or remake it.

Best cartoon everr.. liked it so much but now its gone

15 Codename: Kids Next Door

One of the greatest shows of all time to ever meet Cartoon Network!

Immature yet genius at the same time

This was an awesome show!


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16 All Grown Up! All Grown Up! All Grown Up! is an American animated television series created by Arlene Klasky and Gábor Csupó for Nickelodeon. It is a spin-off of Rugrats, and takes place about ten years after the original series where the characters are now pre-teen to teenage.Tommy, Dil, Chuckie, Phil, Lil, Kimi, Angelica, more.
17 Daria Daria Daria is an American animated television series created by Glenn Eichler and Susie Lewis Lynn for MTV.

This show is funny, in a somewhat offensive to society way

Great show! - KalloFox34

18 Max And Ruby

It was a childhood favorite and I still love it at age 18. I've always loved the theme song, and Max is the sweetest thing ever, these jackasses need to stop disrespecting it!

Max and Ruby has been renewed for another season. it is one of Nick's longest running shows.

Lame..ruby is a total bleeping mess

Acually its not canselled they started a new season and their parents finally appear. I did like tthe old 2002-2004 version of max and ruby. The 2007-2012 version is meh. 2012-2015 version is bad. But check out season 6 2016-present

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19 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.
20 Foster's Home for Imaginary Friends Foster's Home for Imaginary Friends Foster's Home for Imaginary Friends is an American animated television series created by Craig McCracken for Cartoon Network Studios.

Such a great show, better than all other shows on here. That is saying something considering Jimmy Neutron and Dexter's were awesome shows.

Best show on Cartoon Network

I love this show, but it's 2017, and reboots of good stuff are bad these days. I don't want a good show to have a bad reboot ;-;. Like look at what happened to the PPG and the Teen Titans!

This show and We Bare Bears are the best shows on CN

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21 Catscratch Catscratch Catscratch is an American animated television series created by Doug TenNapel (also known for creating Earthworm Jim). It was aired on both Nickelodeon and Nicktoons on July 9, 2005. It is an adaptation of TenNapel's graphic novel, Gear, which is also the name of the cats' monster truck. The series more.

Why did it have to be cancelled after only one season? It could have been Nickelodeon's version of We Bare Bears! Just goes to show you how bad Nickelodeon is at treating most of its shows. - ModernSpongeBobSucks


22 Planet Sheen Planet Sheen Planet Sheen is an American CGI animated television series. It is a spinoff series in the Jimmy Neutron franchise, focusing on the show's comic relief, Sheen Estevez, as he gets stranded on another planet. The show was hated by critics and fans for not using any of the original cast (besides the obvious), more.

This show deserves to be cancelled. It sucks. - Tyler730

It's already cancelled. Thank Arceus it's over. - KalloFox34

Sheen, Do not push this button,
Dogs like cheese, cows like monkeys! Planet Sheen is oh, so funky!
Okay, I get the last part, but the first few lines, you're just off bro!
Skateboards rock! Shoes like feetsies, you are watching Planet Sheensies
Okay, it's not called "Planet Sheensies"
You know what they say Sheen; it ain't par-tay until somebody breaks a tongue! Check!
That's just creepy
Tuna noodle casserole!
Pomegranate stew
Stranded on a planet...
Whatcha gonna do?
Change your name to Larry?
Rub bacon on the queen...
It all makes perfect sense on...

23 Young Justice Young Justice

I love Young Justice sooo much! My brother and I used to watch it all the time. After my brother and I finished the second season on Netflix we were really disappointed to find out that it was canceled. Please bring it back, cancel teen titans go cause all cartoon network is doing is making a mockery of the original teen titans cartoon.

Dark side appeared in the end of season 2 but I think the young justice team won't win against him because dark side is the feared being in the universe.

True that uncle grandpa has got to be the worst cartoon ever created bring back the good old toons not this crap of today

They announced this show is coming back. REJOYCE!

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24 Clone High

Great show! should of been more seasons though

25 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.

Nickelodeon needs more of Hey Arnold and less of, whatever it is they're showing now.

We need the Jungle Movie!

The Jungle Movie, please. - creepymuffin

Hey arnold was one of the best shows ever in nickolodeon

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26 T.U.F.F. Puppy T.U.F.F. Puppy T.U.F.F. Puppy is a cartoon created by Butch Hartman. It ran on Nickelodeon from October 2, 2010 until April 4, 2015. It focused on Dudley Puppy and his partner Kitty Katswell as they protected Petropolis under the Turbo Undercover Fighting Force, or T.U.F.F.

I know this show barely came in 2010 or 2011 but the point is that this cartoon was one funny adventure. I don't know why people didn't even got a chance to enjoy it more in detail, personally I'm an adult and I loved I so much it reminds me when they took Danny Phantom and Jimmy Neutron away from me. I wish this series would off continued the story of how Kitty and Dudley relationship would have develop even further also making Dudley even smarter a little not a lot in order to comprehend that he had more feelings for Kitty than he ever imagined. Plus hinting us details of their relationship further more like when they went to Scothish something and the portrait of Dudley's ancestor was actually married to a cat that looked like Kitty and so on the point is to see how their relationship will develop even more and how will they finally fall in love.

This show ain't bad and I like it - aynakoitsjibby

Really underrated show. - KalloFox34

This was one of my favorite cartoons when I was little I was around 10 when they cancelled it...this was one of the most funniest​ cartoons I've ever seen

27 ChalkZone ChalkZone ChalkZone is an American animated television series created by Bill Burnett and Larry Huber for Nickelodeon.

Coolest idea, I loved Rootie. Too bad no one uses chalk boards. - jake33

I kind of want to watch it - KalloFox34

Yes I lhv this show

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

Love this show awesome hallirous funny and awesome just as funny as any other (adult swim) show

29 Justice League Unlimited
30 Garfield & Friends

Better than the cgi one

I really love this show, it's just too bad that it stopped at 121 episodes, the characters from Garfield and U.S. acres (or Orson's Farm as it's referred to outside the U.S. ) were absolutely hilarious. But, due to the unfortunite deaths of Lorenzo Music (the original voice of Garfield) and Howie Morris (the voice of Wade Duck), and Thom Huge not reprising his role as Jon Arbuckle, the chances of this show continuing are very slim. However, the comic strip series of Garfield and U.S. acres still continue online to this day at W. Garfield. Com, and Garfield has a new T.V. series on cartoon network called "The Garfield Show" (with Frank Welker as the voice of Garfield), so let us not give on hope, and on Garfield too.

What? Garfield was cancelled? I don't think so. Because each time I layed on the couch sick I would put the blanket on let my dog lay next to me and turn on the T.V. and watch it

31 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.

I like the earlier season one with Jungle boy, they should've kept it that way for the other seasons.

Oh my god! This brings tears to me when I remember how good was this cartoon and johnny was the perfect character
Bring it backk

Should be top five

Good show - KalloFox34

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32 Wow Wow Wubbzy

I feel memories now.

Wow wow wubsey was cancelled? You have got to be kidding me I used to love that show. I even watched it with my best friend at my nanas house.

Put this at 5 please, this is my childhood and one of the only good baby shows along with blues clues, old Bob the builer and a few others.

33 Doraemon Doraemon Doraemon is a fictional character in the Japanese manga and anime series of the same name created by Fujiko Fujio, the pen name of writing team Hiroshi Fujimoto and Motoo Abiko.

This show should still be running in America, my brother and I watched it all the time on Disney

This show isn't technically "cancelled" - it is still running in Japan.

This is on disney now

Its the best cartoon ever and cannot be created again, but it still comes on hungama and disney

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34 Samurai Jack 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 more.

One of the best, a timeless classic that should've live longer. Its unique art style, influences from movies and references to culture make it very appealing

It's getting a revival on Toonami in 2016.

35 Kim Possible Kim Possible Kim Possible is an American animated children's television series created by Bob Schooley and Mark McCorkle for Disney Channel.

Kim possible was good I loved it but it did have a lot of episodes

Kim possible was my childhood. I loved that show and I still do. Kids today need these shows back on television.

Good memories - jbella9000

Bring this show back

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36 Little Bill Little Bill Little Bill is an American animated children's television series produced for Nick Jr. The stories are based on Bill Cosby's Little Bill book series, set in Philadelphia, and feature Bill Jr.

Little bill needs to come back like I can't belive they replaced it with crappy caillou

37 The Powerpuff Girls The Powerpuff Girls The Powerpuff Girls is an American animated television series created by animator Craig McCracken for Cartoon Network. The main characters of this show are Blossom, Bubbles, and Buttercup. The show is about the Professor Utonium creating three little superhero girls that save the day from villains. more.

Guys! This Show Didn't Get Cancelled It Just Ended. There's A Difference You Know. If You Don't Believe Me. Then I Only Have Three Words For You: LOOK. IT. UP.

Actually it did not get cancelled it's back on Cartoon Network and has new episodes

It had a last episode.


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38 Gravity Falls 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 more.

That show did not got canceled

It wasn't canceled, it ended. - ConorDooley

RIP Gravity Falls. ;-; - Emberleap

I really loved this, I was a very huge fan of this.
I miss this sooo bad.
Hope it will get back next summer as the last episode of season 2 said so ;(

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39 Crayon Shin-chan Crayon Shin-chan

This show is still on the air in Japan, with new episodes every week. It isn't "cancelled".

Shinchan is the best cartoon ever is very funny and entertaining. And why the hell is doraemon is in this should be in worst cartoon ever made list holding #1 position

I really love schin chan because It is so comedy and..

Do not cancel it.please...

40 Sym-Bionic Titan Sym-Bionic Titan Sym-Bionic Titan is an American animated action science fiction television series created by Genndy Tartakovsky, Bryan Andrews, and Paul Rudish for Cartoon Network.

They never should of cancelled this show I was really hooked

Easily one of the most underrated cartoons ever.

They should've make more than 20 episodes because they should have face their arch-nemesis and battle their toughest Muddradi yet!

Sym-Bionic Titan is much more awesome than Nicktoon's Voltron Force.

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41 MAD

They should add more skits and more seasons.

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

Why did the popularity of Pokemon have to make this show get canceled. WHY!? :( Animaniacs at least had another year or two in store

It wasn't cancelled because of Pokemon. Animaniacs's last episode aired before Pokemon even aired in the US. - KalloFox34

It deserves a remake because I love this show and its humor that goes over kids heads.

This show was amazing I used to especially like Dot.


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43 Brickleberry

Hell No! This Show Deserved To Be Cancelled! It Was A Very Bad Show!

44 Sonic X Sonic X Sonic X is a Japanese anime television series created by TMS Entertainment and based on the Sonic the Hedgehog video game series published by Sega.

The ending to this series was epic, tear jerking and perfect. But still I wish I could see more episodes

This show was almost as amazing as SpongeBob! Why cancel it?!

I HATED this show.

This show has Perfect animation,Great story,and it's better then that crappy Teen Titans Go.and you know,it's just like Teen Titans and Road Rovers in a way.anyway,
Awesome show.

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45 Adventure Time 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 more.

I like this shows but once I stop watching and now I regret stop watch because it stop airing in india

It's not done yet but it will be in 2018

It will be canceled this year. - ConorDooley

I'm sad to see it go. - KalloFox34

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46 Ultimate Spider-man Ultimate Spider-man

They canceled it...

What about spectacular spider-man that was awesome, it had an awesome theme song. makes me sad no more spectacular spider man, that show was better than this crap, in fact spectacular spider-man is known as the second best superhero cartoon.

47 American Dragon: Jake Long American Dragon: Jake Long American Dragon: Jake Long is an American animated television series. It was produced by Walt Disney Television Animation and created by Jeff Goode.

This was a goood show it should not have been canceled if someone made a position I would sign it

48 Sonic Underground Sonic Underground

Back sonic underground

49 Making Fiends Making Fiends Making Fiends is an American comedy horror animated television series. Based upon a web series with the same name, the series ran from October 4, 2008 to November 1, 2008 on Nicktoons Network.

These are all good shows, but what was especially devastating was the good ratings, positive reviews, and the fact that there was only SIX episodes before being cancelled! - keycha1n

I love Making Fiends, and a lot of people did. Why did you guys cancel it?!

Once there was a little girl a girl who could make fiends

I remember it, it was pretty good from what I can remember. - KalloFox34

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50 Kid vs. Kat Kid vs. Kat Kid vs. Kat is a Canadian animated television series developed and produced at Studio B Productions, in association with YTV and Jetix Europe for its first season and Disney XD Europe for its second season.

Hilarious cartoon!

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