Top 10 Common Cartoon Cliches


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21 That Dumb Character

To be honest I love Cosmo and Patrick Star as they were before. SpongeBob was good until season 4 came. Pranks a lot was the last awesome episode of SpongeBob. Rip

Examples: Cosmo, Patrick Star, Stimpy etc.

Patrick, Cosmo, Timmy's Dad, Homer, Bart, Ed, etc. - PatrickStar3

22 Character has only four fingers

The Loud House is a perfect example! - DynastiSugarPop

I know it makes it easier to animate but it's very ugly :(

23 Main Character always has a crush on Latin-American Character


In Star vs. The Forces of Evil, it is confirmed the protagonist has a crush on her bestfriend, which is a Latin-American.

24 Overuse of Surrealism
25 Celebrities Popping Out of Nowhere
26 One Dimensional Villains
27 Character Gets Rolled Into a Giant Snow Ball

Listed twice. - DynastiSugarPop

28 Character Gets Rolled Into a Giant Snow Ball

I always saw those scenes all the time in Snow Episodes, I hope that's got to be A Cartoon Cliche

Seen this so many times and it never gets old

29 Get Rich Quick Schemes
30 Characters Trying to Blow Out a Bomb and It Explodes

Yea this happy but you got to admit the expressions the character makes when this happens is usually hilarious.

31 Teenage Girls Who Secretly Fight Crime

Examples include Kim Possible, Totally Spies, Atomic Betty, etc.

Starfire can fight crime! - DynastiSugarPop

32 Mad Scientists

Dexter from Dexter's Laboratory is a scientist, not sure about a 'mad' one however. Mad scientists aren't as common in cartoons than in real-life shows or movies.

33 Wild Takes
34 The Smart Character and the Goofy Sidekick

Gravity Falls. - PatrickStar3

35 Pink Cake
36 The Bullies are Cheerleaders

This is so annoying. Cheerleaders can be nice too :c

Bonnie Rockweller is this. - DynastiSugarPop

37 Too Many Confusing Puns

Luan Loud is this trope! - DynastiSugarPop

38 Plot Solved in the End of the Episode
39 Character Gets Resurrected After He/She Died in the Next Episode

*cough* Happy Tree Friends. *cough* - DynastiSugarPop

This is just like a book about Brer Rabbit I read. - Miauzer

40 Boy Characters Disguises as Ladies

Lincoln Loud in "A Novel Idea" and "Cover Girls". - DynastiSugarPop

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