Top Ten Most Disturbing Animated Shows
The Top Ten
I love this show so I guess I am a disturbing little girl who will show up in your nightmares or maybe courage is great and I surrounded by crazy people
Most of the shows on this list are on Adult Swim. I'm thinking this list should be made for kids' animated shows - that's what makes it even more disturbing. Courage the Cowardly Dog.. I grew up with this show. Creepy as hell. Especially the "Return the Slab" and "Freaky Fred" episodes?
I was so scared of this show when I was younger. Some of the episodes were just plan disturbing and surreal. I don't know how they got on Cartoon Network.
I liked the Hunchback episode. It's where this deformed little guy with a hunchback goes around looking for lodging. He is refused because of his supposed ugliness, and stays in the Bagge's barn. Courage befriends him, and the next day he gives the best roast to Eustace who keeps treating him bad, even though he doesn't have much to say himself. Eventually after a confrontation with Eustace he had to leave, all happy about Muriel and Courage being kind.
Speaking of which, Eustace had a crappy life and was often poor. This grew worse when Muriel would give more attention to Courage, and that is why he is an antagonist.
Then of course, there's those villians, most of which aren't scary, though the blue guy from Perfect is more creepy than outright dangerous, and the Katz person is not usually scary though evil though a few times it is scary. King Ramses is funny to me.
"I love it when the red water comes out" that line literally had me up for 3 days straight and had to go to the doctor's for staying up for that long. It's creepy yo
Really weird, there's an idea that he's radioactive and it's easy to see some of it is in his head. Though he's lonely so it makes sense he has imaginary friends.
This is just about the creepiest show out there. Salad Fingers talks to inanimate objects and actually enjoys to feel pain.
Disturbing and bizarre. - LunalaV 17 Comments
I remember there was this one episode that I never wanted to see. But I remember it was disturbing like hell
The dark harvest episode alone probably gave it this spot.
From Old School cartoons, Invader Zim is the most messed up, even more than Courage, no doubt.
That one episode where he steals kids' guts scarred me for life. Bonus points for the chicken costume episode and the one with the fast food pig. So disgusting I hate itV 7 Comments
Episodes like Naked Beach Frenzy or Ren Seeks Help do count in deed.
Ren Seeks help legit ruined my day when I watched it...
Ren Seeks Help ruined life for me - redhawk766
WORST...CARTOON...EVER!V 4 Comments
This show scared the hell out of me as a kid! It was so creepy!
This show honestly scared me as a child.
The characters look terrifying, and the plots are horrible. Enough said. - Powerfulgirl10
It gave me nightmares.V 8 Comments
There were some real screwed up moments in this, like ren saying "I could kill him, with these hands, but I love him" or don't wiz on the electric fence but it's still great though
"Adult Party Cartoon" is already on the list but that and the Nicktoons version of "Ren and Stimpy" are two almost completely different things stupid.
There was a banned episode about the duo and a fat man smoking!
This is already on the list stupid.V 1 Comment
It is so messed up and very disturbing
I mean bunnies getting stuck in a tree hanging by its eye
Don't let the cute, cuddly creatures fool you, this show is like Conker's Bad Fur Day. Flippy holds a Machete covered in blood, and soon the forest will be covered in blood and guts.
This show is bull crap, It's shown as a kids show but has people getting DECAPITATED and giant thumbtacks getting stabbed into their heads, NEVER ever watch this show, no matter what, it made it onto the evolution of cartoon violence list twice, for 2003 and 2009, thank god it ended last month
I like this showV 33 Comments
Never heard of this, but the guy on the bottom left looks like Pop Fizz, the guy at the top looks like Eye Five, and the guy on the right looks like he has a dildo for a head. - Extractinator04
Aaahh! what is that?! My eyes are bleed!
Blood and gore and woodland creatures that give birth to the anti-christ is just plain creepy.
Too much controversial stuff, shouldn't have even been made.
It's not a kid's show. Just to comment, I had to vote (I didn't want to). Not, it went from number 3 to number 2. Sorry... - bunnyluv070
I can't believe why this isn't higher. Anyone remember the Scott Tenorman episode?V 5 Comments
I don't understand why people find this show scary or creepy, it's really not. This is however a weird show in the sense that there is nothing like this out there, combining weird, flat humour with a serious set up makes this a unique show that is very underrated. What makes this show weird and unique is the fact that is actually serious though it's comedic. And also the comedy is very different from what we saw before. However it is not and never was disturbing, scary or creepy, just unique and weird. - AdrianVandoom
I just hate it what can I saw. Its stupid and it makes me feel like the younger kiddos will grow up with some mental problems.
Lord hotcakes was one of the scariest parts of the show. He looked so dang creepy!
The ugly close ups of the characters and strange voices always freaked me out
"Grow up? I'm 38 years old! "V 9 Comments
A kid and a dog in a universe where everything is possible. But all these random possibilities are creepy and disturbing mostly the song that plays at the end.
It's REALLY disturbing, there are creepy scenes and everything is connected in a dark way. it's very hopeless, as the characters all lose their sanity / humanity. also, it's hopeless in the sense that the world can't be rebuilt, there is no afterlife, and there are mutants everywhere that will try to kill you.
I don't really think this show is that disturbing. Except that episode where everyone disappears, that was a nightmare fest. And where the witch turns into an apple and when the other witches eat it there are BONES in it. Creepy. But mostly this show is silly and funny - SammySpore
It's insane, weird and unique, but not really creepy, scary or disturbing. It's up there with cow and chicken, though that one could be called disturbing. - AdrianVandoomV 17 Comments
Brother just showed me this show should be number 1 and should when a Emmy
This should be number 1!
Genocide caused by a DOG
I saw a little bit of this and no it's messed up.V 5 Comments
Uncle grandpa is a molester, enough said
Uncle Grandpa is Tyga because he is a Pedophile. - AlphaQ
A show with pedophile references. Enough said. - redhawk766
A show about some random, rainbow clothed, gay whore.V 6 Comments
Dolls that kill each other, blood and gore.
When I was about 7-10, the intro disturbed me. I was so frightened by the scientists eyes and just his animation
Messed up I saw it when I was 10
Which I was younger I ran into this show on the umm... toy story 4 thing... I didn't understand but when I saw buzz getting his head cut I was disturbed as hell for a couple days. P.S even my parents didn't know what the f robot chicken was.V 3 Comments
Where does the cat and the dog potty at because they need butt-tucks and genitals to poop and pee with? Using their mouths are a lot gross compare to Johnny Knoxville's Jack*ss!
The Splat actually made theories about that on Bark Week. Literally. - Powerfulgirl10
That's what peter griffin described catdog. "That would be like a living hell brian! "
The animation is enough to give you nightmares
How do they crap? Do their crap just dissolve in them?V 7 Comments
There was an episode where they stuck their tongues in each other's bellybuttons and started eating the lint and sloshed it around in their mouths. - Seddeu
This show is creepy. Craig kind of looks cool, but the rest of this is so disgusting. What is American television coming to.
Breadwinners, Teen Titans Go! Your new sibling is here! Sanjay and Craig! - mayamanga
So weirdV 3 Comments
While a very funny show, most of the time, it's a creepy as Hell.
There's an episode where the Aqua Teens go on vacation and Carl has to baby-sit Meatwad's dolls, AND HE GETS HIS SKIN RIPPED OFF!
Yeah, screwed up show. But great. - MattBoo
Totally disgusting. Should be number one.
I'll never wanna eat at McDonald's again with taliking skakes, fries and a meat ball that hasn't cook over a year! Gross!
I really like the animation style and the look of the characters besides the two main, also the characters are actually seem to be like real world people and are quite well thought out, all except the two main. Yep, they are pretry disturbing.
Get this one off the list! Beavis and Butthead is funny! (You spelled beavis wrong. )
Keep it on the list, American's fail at humour.
I hated the scene where the three boys beat Lucy's dog to death. It was so cruel, and then lucy got mad and killed everyone.
This one of the most disturbing shows out there even worst than adventure time.
Other teen thought it was cool...
It's so sick!
Why is anime on the list? If any anime should be on here, it’s Puella Magi Madoka MagicaV 1 Comment
I was surprise that Northwest Mansion Noir/Mystery even aired considering the amount of blood shown in this episode!
Well, then you must hate me. Just saying.
Scares me when I was a kid
Yeah spooky for a Y7. - Extractinator04V 3 Comments
One of the most disturbing, scariest and creepiest shows I have watched as a kid. Don't know for sure how it holds up today, but I had a decent age when I watched this show, so I guess is still one of the most disturbing kids shows up there. - AdrianVandoom
I loved this show as a kid and I still love it now, but that to me when I was a kid was like the conjuring to me now it was satisfyingly creepy
This show scared me for life as a kid. Just watch it for yourself and see what I mean.
Loved the show when I was younger and I still do now. It is pretty weird in retrospect but hey, its funny lol.V 4 Comments
This show has got have one the ugliest characters models in shows period. Also the fights, are not cool, seriously who wants to see a animal's butt get kick by some humans. Now that's ANIMAL ABUSE. Also they can't even make a realistic rabbit or lion. And yes, it's horrible and I've seen episodes of it.
That is one dumb move right there for Cartoon Network! They decided to put a crappy superhero show that was made by Germans! Thanks a lot, Hitler! Can't wait till this distrubing show gets cancelled soon!
Hey! This show was my childhood! - IceFoxPlayz
Don't call this one guy an idiot you jerk! He probably did not know! U r a dickhead!
People Only Hate This Show Because Of That Hypocrite Mr.Enter
10 Reasons why this show disturbing.
1.Quagmire's extreme sexuality
2.Herbert the Pervert.
3.Peter trying to marry Chris in one episode.
4.Chris teaching his grandfather how to masturbate.
5.Chris masturbating to his own mother.
6.Screams of Silence: The Story of Brenda Q.
7.Brian once tripping out on magic mushrooms.
8.Peter disemboweling a beached whale with a forklift.
9.Lois once starring in a porno.
10.Quagmire trying to have sex with dead bodies.
Maybe its on this list because it has one episode with someone getting cancer
This show is really sick gross-out humor.V 1 Comment
Now, now, I really appreciate the cartoon, but you shouldn't show this to your children. - redhawk766
I swear, the creators of this show literally have a fetish for using literally as much gross-out humor as humanly possible. - xandermartin98
Your City, USA. No I live in Britain. These brats should just kill themselves with their nappies exploding.
Imagine Rugrats with powers but it was toilet humour.
Mega Babies is snot funny... - redhawk766V 1 Comment
What episode had blood in it? I need seen any blood in this show.
Wait isn't this show like for ages 3-12
How is this scary or disturbing
Buttercupp kicks a villan in the theme song. then there's all kinds of bloodV 2 Comments
This is one of my favorite shows, but paper rout bout is EXTREMELY disturbing
I take back what I said earlier, this show is crap
What so seriously someone please answer this. How is Futurama disturbing? Salad Fingers isn't that scary I watched them all and love them the one I voted on isn't even bad I just thought it was the only one that deserved to be on the list. I don't know maybe I have a severely messed up mind. - happyhappyjoyjoy
This proves that "animators" today want to make kids dumb and learn about butts... Such a disgrace
2 Retards delivering bread... - BreadWinnersSuck
Gross, gross, grosser. - BubbleBear01
BRAINLESS NOT DISTURBING - Extractinator04V 1 Comment
A weird cartoon about a pickle with a big butt and a peanut that's always farting and listening to rap music
More like Penis and Nuts. Never seen this show. Just seeing the adds makes me wanna KMS. - Extractinator04
Disturbing? Oh because a seven year old decides to go out exploring. She talks to the toddlers who talk to her back. Everything talks the monkey, backpack, map, fox. - What age is this for again? She speaks Spanish? I remember a show from when I was little but the characters were puppets one spoke French. The name of the show actually told you what age it was for.
This Show Is Godawful
Why do people hate this? It's A FVCKING KIDS SHOW!
This wasn't on here? - 445956
Come wayward souls
Made me have nightmare
The Halloween episode has one of the most disturbing scenes especially the scenes where Ed hallucinates and sees people as monsters.
It's a bit disturbing, because the characters look a little creepy, but Ed, Edd n Eddy is still a cool show!
Couldn't be anymore disturbing than it's production card:-/
When they are eating the jawbreaker.V 1 Comment
(Reaction to watchin this)
What is this yet alone going on?
What this show was a little bloody but it's SO GOOD like my favourite show of all time
I think I found Annoying Orange's owner...
Sandy grosses me out the most, especially the hibernating Sandy.
A Pal FOr Gary was disturbing, - Extractinator04
Acheris an excellent adult cartoon, Produced by FX and created by the same people as Frisky Dingo, there is something for everyone in this show, from Raunchy humor to an in depth story.
Do not know what this is, but the title reminds me of Robot Chicken. - Extractinator04
Yea this one is disturbing
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2. Salad Fingers
3. Invader Zim
3. Peppa Pig