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.

22 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.

23 Overuse of Surrealism
24 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 :(

25 Get Rich Quick Schemes
26 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.

27 Teenage Girls Who Secretly Fight Crime

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

Starfire can fight crime! - DynastiSugarPop

28 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.

29 Wild Takes
30 Celebrities Popping Out of Nowhere
31 The Smart Character and the Goofy Sidekick
32 Pink Cake
33 The Bullies are Cheerleaders

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

Bonnie Rockweller is this. - DynastiSugarPop

34 Too Many Confusing Puns

Luan Loud is this trope! - DynastiSugarPop

35 One Dimensional Villains
36 Plot Solved in the End of the Episode
37 Character Gets Resurrected After He/She Died in the Next Episode

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

38 Boy Characters Disguises as Ladies

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

39 Tongue Stuck on an Ice Pole
40 Character Gets Rolled Into a Giant Snow Ball

Listed twice. - DynastiSugarPop

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