Best Nickelodeon Shows of 2017Cartoonfan202
The Top Ten
Of course. It's the networks flagship program. Plus it has recovered from seasonal rot. The krabby patty special was awesome, plus all the post-sequel episodes are great except for maybe Life Insurance and Krusty Katering but that was about it. - Cartoonfan202
This is just AWESOME. I know, I know...Seasons 5 to 9 suck but the new season 10 and 11 are bringing back the gold, stealing it from Loud House in the 2017 Kids Choice Awards. People say Loud House is now the best cartoon on Nick but the new, current episodes have a recurring theme of baldness and "extra toes" and stupidity. Sure SpongeBob is kind of dumb but that's point of the show, to make you laugh. Think of Pizza Delivery! SpongeBob and the pioneer stuff made you laugh. And guess what? That's what I'm talking about!
The mid-to-late 2010s is an improving year for Nickelodeon. Usually, when it comes to T.V. networks, Nickelodeon is one of the worst besides TLC, Disney Channel and etc due to negative teen stereotypes, ways of pandering towards children, juvenile humor and mean-spiritedness.
I give SpongeBob SquarePants a B (I give seasons 6-9 a D).
I give Bunsen Is a Beast a B+.
I give Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles a C+.
I give Hunter Street a B+.
I give Harvey Beaks a B-.
I give Ride a D-.
I give The Loud House a B.
I have not seen Paradise Run, but I guess it is a weaker version of Figure It Out (original series).
Despite the sharp animation, Pinky Malinky seems too silly.
I give Welcome to the Wayne a D.
Been loving this show since 2000V 36 Comments
I'm 17 years old and I don't really watch cartoons on kids channels anymore, but The Loud House is definitely one of the few exceptions (along with Star vs. The Forces of Evil on Disney ). I love watching The Loud House because it has a feel to shows I used to watch on Cartoon Network like Powerpuff Girls and Foster's Home for Imaginary Friends (the creator of the Loud House used to work on those shows). Watching Lincoln interact with his 10 sisters and other characters are a lot of fun to watch. Also, the animation looks amazing and has a nice comic strip look to it, as well as the storylines, voice acting, references to other Nicktoons like SpongeBob and Jimmy Neutron, and humor. While there is a lot of toilet humor, it doesn't feel as obnoxious and gross as other Nicktoons over the past decade like Fanboy & Chum Chum, Sanjay & Craig, and Breadwinners. Overall, The Loud House is a nice breath of fresh air for Nickelodeon. The channel has been stuck on SpongeBob for years now, and ...more - Disneykid00
I know this show has a really bad reputation on this site, so I hope I don't get hated on. In fact, I purposefully put all the other cartoons ahead of this. It may have toilet humor and bad episodes such as Brawl in the Family, but its an original and creative cartoon in its own right. - Cartoonfan202
I'm 15 years old and I really enjoy this show... I first found it when I was babysitting my cousin, and it was the only cartoon on. The thing I love about this show is that it reminds me of some of the older Nickelodeon and although it has some moments where I want to groan and roll my eyes, it's usually genuinely funny. Whenever I watch it I feel like I'm in 4th grade again and just got back from elementary school, because this is definitely the show I would've put on.
I would never if I could change this T.V. showV 35 Comments
I feel like Nickelodeon only made this show to cash in on the already ruined Alvin and the Chipmunks franchise. WHY DOES NICKELODEON ALWAYS FEEL THE NEED TO CASH IN ON POPULAR MOVIES? Just because a movie makes a lot of money doesn't always mean it's going to be good. The Live-Action Alvin and the Chipmunks movies were unbearable to sit through (Especially the 3rd movie), and while this show is more true to the 1980s cartoon, plays the "We're The Chipmunks" theme song, and is better than the movies, it's still pretty bad. The chipmunk voices are still really annoying to listen to, and the CG looks terrible. The chipmunks look more like humans than actual chipmunks. This show would be a lot better if it was in 2D animation and the voice acting wasn't so annoying to listen to. - Disneykid00
It's very funny
This show stinks. 1/10 Spongebob is like 10,000,000 times better because this show just appeals to kids, while Spongebob appeals to all age groups in the family.
Most people don't realize that this like the 5th incarnation of the chipmunks T.V. show. The first show was in the 1050s. - RustyNailV 9 Comments
Maybe I'm being too generous by putting this at the top spot, but whatever. Anyway, the show promotes diversity and has a unique art style for a Butch Hartman cartoon. According to the Nick Podcast, it has professional voice acting and tons of effort put into it. My favorite episode is when they had a crossover with The Fairly OddParents. It may not have a lot of episodes, but pretty soon it will air between the Nick Jr. block and the sitcom block along with Spongebob and Loud House, which is super great because that chunk of airtime did not have much diversity. It used to have Alvin and the Chipmunks but it was soon dropped. Maybe TMNT will air in that chunk of time too! - Cartoonfan202
I might do a list of Best Disney Channel Shows of 2017. I'm not going to do a Cartoon Network one because Cartoon Network doesn't have that much good content nowadays. - Cartoonfan202
I could've sworn that a user that made this list would make a list of "Best Disney Channel Shows of 2017"! - The Ultimate Daredevil, who mostly loves Bunsen Is a Beast
This show just got sent to nicktoons - SpongehouseV 14 Comments
This show just came out, and it's already incredibly underrated. Everyone dismisses it as "A shameless Gravity Falls rip off," and, albeit it does have some Gravity Falls inspired elements, it's its own cartoon. The mystery/monster element is present, and done pretty well. The characters, although a bit flat, are hilarious and have evident chemistry. Plus, there are some REALLY funny one-liners mixed in with the action and mystery, and it's a good balance. If you have the time, please check this show out. Knowing Nickelodeon, this show isn't going to last that long (or last so long, the novelty wears off), so enjoy it while it lasts. I recommend this to anyone who misses Gravity Falls, like I do.
I love spongebob but this show is better than modern spongebob
CRUCIALLY underrated - growlbunny
This barely airs on T.V. - 23windomtV 5 Comments
Okay, the show may have way too much merchandise, but it is still great and has action and a story arc, which most Nicktoons today don't. I'm glad that Nickelodeon bought this series. Plus its getting a spinoff in 2018. - Cartoonfan202
One of the few good Nicktoons that are still running today. I've been watching it ever since I was a kid, and I remember watching the old cartoons and reading the comics too. - TwilightKitsune
This is one of my favorite shows of all time! I just got back into watching it, and now I'm like "Why did I ever stop watching this? " This should be number one, or at least number two (Spongebob's tough to beat).
What does it mean on no.5?!?
The only place for TMNT is number 1
The only danger in this show is the danger of the audience getting bored until they kill themselves. - Extractinator04
Sometimes I have to sit through an episode of this if I want to watch Hunter Street. This show gives me headaches. - Cartoonfan202
I actually enjoy this show
BEST SHOW EVER. This is a programme, my husband, I and our kids look forward to watching as a family. Love the humour. can't get enough. This show is anything, but boring.V 11 Comments
Harvey is a character who is strong by having a good nature, Fee is a character who is rude, impulsive and reckless but she remains likeable and foo is a character who serves as a comic relief but he can be taken seriously. It was A MISTAKE for Nick to cancel this show after its second season this show really deserved a third season.
I really wish Nickelodeon treated this show better and gave it the attention it deserves. Harvey Beaks was a show that excelled a lot in animation and writing. I grew up loving Chowder when I was in elementary school, and Harvey Beaks reminds me a lot of that show with it's unique environment, refreshing animation, and fantastic writing. I would've loved to see this show get the 3rd season it deserved, because it had a lot more potential than all those cheesy Teen Sitcoms and that dumb Alvin and the Chipmunks reboot Nickelodeon seems to love. - Disneykid00
One of the real stars of modern Nickelodeon. Likeable characters, most things about this are perfect. This should be at least number 3. - SoSheolH
Nickelodeon didn't treat the creator right at all. It got moved to Nicktoons. - 23windomtV 6 Comments
It gives me a House of Anubis vibe. Its not a New Girl At School drama, and its not a sitcom with overplayed laugh tracks, but it's a show about mysteries and 5 foster children named Max, Anika, Tess, Daniel and Sal who are trying to find their missing parents. Sal is my favorite because is kind of like me. Unlike other shows on Nickelodeon, the family genuinely loves each other. I keep watching every weekday. Too bad that it will get taken off the air after its first season, like all the other story arc shows. Nick, please renew this for a season 2! - Cartoonfan202
Hunter Street is a great show, but once the family solves the mission, there will be no point in making a season 2. - TopTenHaters
Even though this is not my favorite show of all time, I can nevertheless feel any fun factor with this. I am glad that the family the protagonists of Hunter Street genuinely love each other, but aren't the protagonists' parents adoptive? Also, if Hunter Street's main story is meant to be about kids finding their adoptive parents, then there seems to be solely one point in having a first season.
Its an okay show, but I feel a House of Anubis touch to this show. But nonetheless, its nice. - Catacorn
Hunter street is a great show,i am in love with max, daniel and anikaV 9 Comments
Sounds like Super Mario Run in heaven. - Extractinator04
This show is a game show, and it is really cool and it was better than other live action shows such as Crashletes. At least Crashletes, Rank the Prank, and Jagger Eaton's Mega Life have not been announced at Nickelodeon's upfront, making them cancelled. Shame that Paradise Run got shafted to NickSports, but luckily it was renewed for a season 3. - Cartoonfan202
It could do better - 23windomt
Well, the theme song is a rip-off of the Wizards of waverly place theme song. Also the thundermans apparently getting a movie because THIS managed to be the highest rated show on Prickelodeon. Yes, it even beat Spongebob AND Loud House. - Cartoonfan202
How?! Who actually watches Nick sitcoms? Especially ones that are Incredibles rip-offs. - Anonymousxcxc
I've been watching this show for years! The humor and adventure of these undercover superheroes never gets old!
Great show for superhero fans.
Who put this here this is the worst show ever whoever like it is an idiot this show is a rip off to incrediblesV 6 Comments
It's not the greatest Nickelodeon show ever but it wasn't the worse either. I can't stand shows like Make It Pop, and this was way better than that. Even though the show shows teen rebellion and has some of the other problems as other Nickelodeon one-month series. Even so, the show was decent. Its second season aired in Canada, so maybe it will air soon here in the United States. - Cartoonfan202
Ride on my butt. - Extractinator04
Ride is brilliant
"Ride on my butt." LOL. Agreed. Ride could be much more three-dimensional. I feel like Ride promotes some bestiality. - The Ultimate Daredevil to Extractinator04
I know this show isn't out yet, but its coming on April 15. I know this seems similar to Gumball, but it looks really good. It also apparently promotes diversity, I watched a Nick Animation YouTube video and there were these ladies talking about the creation of the show, and one of them said she was proud to work on the show because one of the characters is a black mom, just like her. - Cartoonfan202
Looks like Penises: The Show. - Extractinator04
Oops, my bad. This is actually coming in early 2018. - Cartoonfan202
Penis Malinky has great animation, but I am very skeptical about this show. It heavily borrows from Cartoon Network's The Amazing World of Gumball. It is also a mockumentary. You also get Lucas Grabeel and Nathan Kress, whose voices are a bit grating/tweeny-sounding. Also, Nickelodeon (the company that brought us these disgusting Dan Schneider coms in the 2010s, Regal Academy, Planet Sheen, Fanboy & Chum-Chum, The Last Airbender movie, the later Fred Figglehorn franchise, Kids Coice Awards and etc) is making this. I think because of the phallic references, this might be a little too inappropriate for its target demographic. It also feels pretty typical. Either way, this could exceed expectations.V 1 Comment
This is made by the same people who brought us "classics" like Every Witch Way and Talia in the Kitchen. This show seems like a live action rip-off of My Life As a Teenage Robot. - Cartoonfan202
Excellent show, great acting, great clever plot with some hilarious characters
Umm I've never heard of this show - FroYolo
More like I Am Cranky.V 6 Comments
LMFAO it got moved to Nicktoons LOL - 23windomt
This show is terrible. I can tell whats gonna happen 1 minute into the episode, and what I predict really happens. Its that predictable.
This show is so corny and predictable. - Cartoonfan202
Dumbest show - FroYolo
I really like this show I don’t no why so many people hate it!V 2 Comments
Eh its not that bad but its not as good as spongebob and loud house. - Cartoonfan202
Good news everyone! Nickelodeon just cancelled this show along with Nicky Ricky Dicky and Dawn! New episodes will air through 2018, though. Thundermans is ending next year too. Now we just have to get rid of Henry Danger & Game Shakers, but that probably won't happen anytime soon. - Cartoonfan202
I no joke binge watched both seasons in a single day...please no judgement
Love this show! Season two episode 7 truckin,at the beginning before the intro,made me laugh sooo so hard! My favorite is Summer, then Freddy, Zack, Lawrence, and Tomika! This comedy is really good, and honestly, I don't think it's a rip-off of the movie.Hope u vote for it!V 2 Comments
The Disney Brain was 90% right that Game Shakers sucked cock. The characters were executed as one-dimensional caricatures. There were some adults that made children uncomfortable on purpose. Dan Schneider made the humor Kel Mitchell has very weak. Game Shakers makes gamers feel a lot less insulted by Gamer's Guide to Pretty Much Everything.
This show is dumb. - Cartoonfan202
Just like Henry Danger, this show is crap. - TopTenHaters
This is the best show on NickelodeonV 3 Comments
Unfortunately, no. As of 2017, the show has officially gotten eaten by a shark in its attempt to jump said shark after introducing far too many new characters in an attempt to keep The Fairly OddParents relevant. Now I admire Butch Hartman's work and all, but after the debut of Chloe, not only did it make the show EVEN WORSE than before in terms of quality as it took attention away from Timmy and his fairies to focus solely on Chloe more, but it also led to the show getting sent to Nicktoons, where it will most likely get cancelled since it will probably get low ratings as Nicktoons is essentially a dumping place for Nickelodeon animated series to die out. - ModernSpongeBobSucks
OLD FairlyOdd parents was awesome. But after the episode where Poof was born, the show started to go downhill. Then after Chloe premiered, the show became trash. - TopTenHaters
NO, it's awful now. What is it doing here? - DCfnaf
I don't get the Poof/Foop/Chloe hate: none of them was actually bad. Sparky did it all.V 6 Comments
This ended in 2013 guys! - Cartoonfan202
They have comedy and talent
Ariana Grande is terrible, even for a prissy-ass opinion-nazi. But Victorius does not exist, not even with reruns?
It's THE BEST BRING MORE EPISODES OF VICTORIOUS PLEASE I'm BEGGING YOU PLEASE!V 2 Comments
This is a stupid knock-off of Walk the Prank
It makes Prank Stars look like a smart, promising show.
Are you kidding me?! The pranks are so cringy and lame and is an obvious rip-off of "Walk the Prank."
Ripoff of walk the prank - Jay12V 1 Comment
This is some Indian show... - Cartoonfan202
What the heck is this
Get out of here show
I feel like this is going to be a good show. I am just wondering if Jojo Siwa is going to end up like Sofia Grace and Rosie. Sofia Grace and Rosie were really popular that starred in Nickelodeon and now you barely here from them anymore. I am just wondering if that's going to happen to Jojo Siwa.
Welp, I have terrible news... it's official... Jojo Siwa DID end up like Sophia Grace and Rosie even more with this show and Nickelodeon in general! She was normally too hard to get over, since in the past she made a mean-spirited song against those that dislike her and called someone ugly (let's be thankful that that someone was Jacob Sartorius). 8O
This isn't even a show. - 23windomt
I like herV 1 Comment
This show ended last year, but Nick Jr. is still airing reruns of it for some reason. - Cartoonfan202
A very good show for young children, and something that is bearable to watch outside of the main demographic. - SoSheolH
Ended in 2015.
This show is absolute garbage and the only cooking was the girl cooking up some drama! And believe me the world has way more drama shows than any thing else! 👎🏻
One of the best for sure there are just a few bits I'm not sure on.
And the last time I've watched this on nick was like 4 years ago - GrapeJuiceK
Odd baby show. - Extractinator04
Meh, the animation could've used some work, but the morals are good. - TopTenHaters
This show is cancelled - Cartoonfan202
As for me this also amazing it should be replaced with what they call wonder pets. It's like the best fiction series ever
LMFAO it got cancelled. - 23windomt
Isn't this show on Nicktoons now? I mean it's gonna get cancelled soon.
I miss this show so much. - 23windomt
Horrible - Cartoonfan202
I miss this show. Made me laugh - 23windomt
Pokemon is on Disney, which is one of the main reasons why I continuously say that Disney Channel and Cartoon Network are both a bit more tolerable than Nickelodeon. Nickelodeon never had a Pokemon show on its network even though it briefly had Digimon on its network. The other newcomer on this list is not only cancer, but like Breadwinners, it is one of the lowest-rated Nickelodeon shows (for its overuse of infantile toilet humor, zero-intelligence treatment towards its babyish demographic, powerless sound work and overly uncreative animation) that were cancelled in 2016. - The Ultimate Daredevil
Didn't they cancel this already. It got cancelled at July 31 2016.
Who put this here
I miss this show. - 23windomt
This is Disney Junior not Nickelodeon - 23windomt
It may be a kids show but man the animation,voice acting, and songs are spot stinking on.
This show is good. I hope they do a Crossover with The Thundermans or Henry Danger. - 23windomt
This show is so interesting and probably the new best nickelodeon show
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