Best Nickelodeon Shows That Were Cancelled

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Back then, Nickelodeon used to e great, but then when Cyma Zarghami became president, and when Stephen Hillenburg retired from SpongeBob after its first movie, it all went downhill with cr@ppy shows.
And many of the good ones got cancelled, this is about cancelled shows, not shows that ended their full run.

The Top Ten

1 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.

Invader Zim was without a doubt one of the best shows Nickelodeon has ever made, it had a variety of stuff that kept us glued, it was action packed, it contained so much drama as well, and it even had emotions and lessons, it was full of comedy too, we know it was too dark and scary for kids, but it was so great to watch, and we were hoping for a movie, but then not long after it started, it got cancelled.

Yet ever since its cancellation, fans were signing a petition to Nickelodeon to bring Invader Zim back, yet it made a cultural impact on Nickelodeon since that day, but Nickelodeon decided not to revive it, yet it was said that it got cancelled because of issues, such as low ratings and that it didn't fit with the target audience. - nelsonerica

They have Invader Zim merchandise at Hot Topic! How does Nickelodeon not see that Invader Zim was actually a great show?! - ModernSpongeBobSucks

HI FLOOR MAKE ME A SAMMICH! -Vestalis

2 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 ...read more.

Danny Phantom was such a good show, it was very awesome and funny, but sadly got cancelled, fans were begging Nickelodeon to bring it back, but Nickelodeon decided not to, it's just so awful that Nickelodeon doesn't care about what they say and that they want to keep on doing what they want to do, they want money and not stuff for their fans. - nelsonerica

At least it never went downhill like The Fairly OddParents did. - ModernSpongeBobSucks

So good! I loved almost every episode!

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

It was one of the best shows on Nickelodeon, but ever since SpongeBob aired and when it outbeat Rugrats in popularity, it got cancelled, it was such a great show, but now we have SpongeBob, and SpongeBob was so great until after the first movie, but thankfully got great again. - nelsonerica

4 The Ren & Stimpy Show The Ren & Stimpy Show The Ren & Stimpy Show, often simply referred to as Ren & Stimpy, is an American animated television series created by John Kricfalusi for Nickelodeon.

Ren & Stimpy was one of the best things ever made by Nickelodeon, we know it was too gross and inapproriate for children, it was for teens, but it was so great and it had awesome moments and it was very funny and entertaining, we got a good laugh about it and enjoyed it so much, no wonder it was so important for Nickelodeon, but when it got cancelled, people were complaining about wanting to see it again, they said that if it kept running it would make more good episodes, it did come back on Spike as "Ren and Stimpy: Adult Party Cartoon", but it was nothing like the original, it was boring, stupid and more inappropriate than the original show "Ren & Stimpy", it was horrible. - nelsonerica

5 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 ...read more.

Once again, Nickelodeon made a great show for people, it was another grown up show, and it had sexual content, but it was funny and filled with awesome moments you would never get tired of, but it shamefully got cancelled as it didn't fit with Nickelodeon's target audience, and yet John Kricfalusi got fired by Nickelodeon, which was shameful, it wasn't safe to watch, but it was entertainin. - nelsonerica

6 All That All That All That is the American live-action, sketch comedy-variety show created by Dan Schneider, Brian Robbins and Mike Tollin, which originally aired on the Nickelodeon cable television network from April 16, 1994, to October 22, 2005, lasting ten seasons. The series was produced by Tollin/Robbins Productions ...read more.

All That was a variety sketch franchise, it was even the best sketch show anyone could ever watch, it was filled with comedy, jokes, stunts, and other forms of entertainment, it made everyone laugh and smile, it was so funny you could never leave the T.V. or PC, unfortunately, it got cancelled, but when it first revived, it got a new cast, which deteriorated the charm of the show, but then later on, it was permanently cancelled, and it got a sad announcement on the end, they decided to stop in the middle of more things. - nelsonerica

7 The Amanda Show The Amanda Show The Amanda Show is an American live action sketch comedy and variety show created by Dan Schneider that aired on Nickelodeon in April 4, 1999 as a pilot, then as a regular series from October 16, 1999 to September 21, 2002. It starred Amanda Bynes, Drake Bell and Nancy Sullivan, and featured John Kassir, ...read more.

Amanda used to be a great girl, and her show was so funny and had such great sketches and skits, but unfortunately it got cancelled, and worse, Amanda Bynes got into a hate meltdown and suffered drug addiction, it was great and then the catastrophe happened. - nelsonerica

8 House of Anubis House of Anubis House of Anubis is a mystery television series developed for Nickelodeon based on the Dutch-Belgian television series Het Huis Anubis.

House of Anubis was one of the greatest modern shows on Nickelodeon, it had mystery and it was the first daily show on Nickelodeon, each season and episode left us entertained, spellbound and on a cliffhanger after each episode, but tragically, after Season 3, it got cancelled, people were crying when it got cancelled, it was said that it got low ratings, but also Nickelodeon has gotten so desperate lately that they don't care about their fans anymore. - nelsonerica

9 Ned's Declassified School Survival Guide Ned's Declassified School Survival Guide Ned's Declassified School Survival Guide is an American live action sitcom on Nickelodeon that debuted in the Nickelodeon Sunday night TEENick scheduling block on September 12, 2004. The series' original pilot episode aired on September 7, 2003, without many of the current version's main characters, ...read more.

It was one of the best live action shows on Nick, it was funny too, but sadly after it's first movie length episode, it got cancelled, there should've been a graduation episode, and there could've been a spinoff called Ned's Declassified High School Survival Guide, but the actors decided to move on to other things.

Cookie decided to be in Zeke and Luther, on Disney, and the others just simply gave up, that show got cancelled too. - nelsonerica

10 Back at the Barnyard Back at the Barnyard Back at the Barnyard is a Nickelodeon computer-animated television series that is a spin-off from the 2006 film, Barnyard.

I loved this show and the movie!

I love back at the barnyard.

The Contenders

11 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.

Another decent show, cancelled too soon.

12 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.

It was a great show, it's sad to see it actually End, if you know what I mean.

It's getting a new movie in 2017 this year. But to be honest, it looks like it's going to suck

13 The Legend of Korra The Legend of Korra The Legend of Korra is an American animated television series that aired on the Nickelodeon television network from 2012 to 2014. It was created by Bryan Konietzko and Michael Dante DiMartino as a sequel to Avatar: The Last Airbender, which aired from 2005 to 2008.

It got low ratings initially being the reason why, but the bad shows got low ratings and are renewed for more seasons, so it shows you that it was Viacom's fault for being so arrogant and cancelling the good shows.

14 Victorious Victorious Victorious is an American sitcom created by Dan Schneider that originally aired on Nickelodeon from March 27, 2010 through February 2, 2013 . The series revolves around aspiring singer Tori Vega, a teenager who attends a performing arts high school called Hollywood Arts High School, after taking her ...read more.

Not a good show, but we can see why it got cancelled, the actors and actresses wanted to leave a few episodes before it would end.

15 The Mighty B! The Mighty B! The Mighty B is an American animated television series co-created by Amy Poehler, Cynthia True and Erik Wiese for Nickelodeon. The series centers on Bessie Higgenbottom, an ambitious Honeybee girl scout who believes she will become The Mighty B (a superhero) if she collects every Honeybee badge.

That show was HORRIBLE! It was the first gross cartoon, and it sucked, it led to the downfall of cartoons, starting Fanboy & Chum Chum, Planet Sheen, Back at the Barnyard, Rocket Monkeys, Sanjay and Craig, Breadwinners and Pig Goat Banana Cricket.

16 Taina Taina Taina is an American sitcom that aired on Nickelodeon and distributed by Nelvana Limited. It was one of the last live-action comedy shows taped at Nickelodeon Studios but later moved to the Nickelodeon on Sunset in Hollywood, for its second season.

It was a funny and great show, but sadly it got cancelled shortly after 2 seasons, it's no wonder that so many good shows on Nickelodeon got cancelled for whatever reason, like money. - nelsonerica

17 Fanboy & Chum Chum Fanboy & Chum Chum Fanboy & Chum Chum is an American 3D CGI animated television series created by Eric Robles for Nickelodeon. It is based on Fanboy, an animated short created by Robles for Nicktoons and Frederator Studios, which was broadcast August 14, 2009 to July 12, 2014 on Random! Cartoons. The series was first ...read more.

Who put this here? It wasn't a good show, not to offend you, but it was an awful show about two characters jumping around and playing stupid, they even acted like they were on crack drugs, which is harmful.

Not to bully you, and I don't mean to, but it wasn't a good show, so many people hated it, and it's true why it got so much hate.

It deserved to be cancelled. That show was bad and was nothing but complete and utter nonsense. - ModernSpongeBobSucks

What the hell. Fanboy and chum chum is horrible

18 Avatar: The Last Airbender Avatar: The Last Airbender Avatar: The Last Airbender is an American animated television series that aired for three seasons on Nickelodeon from 2005 to 2008. Avatar: The Last Airbender is set in an Asiatic-like world in which some people are able to manipulate the classical elements by use of psychokinetic variants of Chinese ...read more.

It ended, get your facts straight, but still, it was an excellent show.

19 The Backyardigans The Backyardigans The Backyardigans is a Canadian–American CGI-animated musical TV series created by Janice Burgess, It is a co-production of animation studio Nelvana and Nickelodeon Animation Studios.
20 BrainSurge

Another great show on Nickelodeon, yet it was on modern Nickelodeon, but it was great, it was full of comedy and fun, and people got slimed and junked, yet they were guessing riddles and answers and they were eager to find out, then it got cancelled, it's no wonder that Nickelodeon keeps cancelling good shows and keeping bad ones for more seasons. - nelsonerica

21 Kappa Mikey Kappa Mikey Kappa Mikey is an American animated sitcom created by Larry Schwarz. The show is Nicktoons Network's first original half-hour series, bought during the same period as other Animation Collective series such as Three Delivery and Speed Racer: The Next Generation, as well as Flash shows from other studios, ...read more.
22 Harvey Beaks Harvey Beaks Harvey Beaks is an American animated television series created by C.H. Greenblatt for Nickelodeon. Originally announced to premiere on March 29, 2015, the series instead premiered on March 28, 2015 following the 2015 Kids' Choice Awards.

Keep it on especaily in the united kingdom

It's just such a shame that Nickelodeon decided to cancel it.
You know the last few episodes are running on Nicktoons, and then it's gone forever.

Yeah because Nickelodeon's executives especially Cyma, are evil. - kcianciulli

23 Sam and Cat Sam and Cat Sam & Cat is an American teen sitcom that originally aired from June 8, 2013, to July 17, 2014, on Nickelodeon. It is a crossover spin-off/sequel of both iCarly and Victorious.

Get this stupid trash show off this list!

It was a great show continueing from iCarly but sadly they cancelled it

24 WITS Academy WITS Academy WITS Academy is an American telenovela-formatted teen sitcom that premiered on Nickelodeon on October 5, 2015 and ended on October 30, 2015. The show, a spin-off/sequel to Every Witch Way, was announced on February 25, 2015, and is created by Catharina Ledeboer, produced by Viacom International and ...read more.

It was another decent show, especially in Nick's modern period, where it was hitting rock bottom after shows like Fanboy & Chum Chum, Sanjay and Craig and Nick Studio 10 aired, and we thought there was no hope, but when Every Witch Way aired, we found hope that Nickelodeon was still alive, then when it ended, we were sad that a good show went away, but when WITS Academy went on, we were glad to see that Nickelodeon can still make good spinoffs, but then later after season 1 ended, Nickelodeon cancelled it, now we've lost another good show, and it just shows us that Nickelodeon is still desperate for money and that they don't care about their fans anymore, but thankfully we have some new shows, like Harvey Beaks, 100 Things To Do Before High School, and the upcoming show "The Loud House", Plus, SpongeBob has gotten better, as Stephen Hillenburg returned during the second movie, Sponge Out of Water. - nelsonerica

25 Figure It Out

Another good show on Nickelodeon, with entertainment, that got cancelled, Nickelodeon keeps cancelling good shows instead of the bad shows. - nelsonerica

26 Webheads

Another good show on Nickelodeon, it was another game show, but it was great. but then it got cancelled, Nickelodeon needs to stop taking away good shows just to make room for bad shows and SpongeBob (though SpongeBob is getting better after Stephen Hillenburg came back). - nelsonerica

27 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 ...read more.

A good show on Nickelodeon, cancelled due to bad ratings/SpongeBob, Nickelodeon needs to respect their fans more.

28 Edgar & Ellen

A great show, but not that many episodes, and then got cancelled, there were books about it, it's just so awful to see more good shows getting cancelled while running.

I used to love it because it reminded me of Tim Burton's work.

29 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.

It was a great show, that sadly got cancelled after a few episodes, Nickelodeon can't stop cancelling good shows.

30 The Angry Beavers The Angry Beavers The Angry Beavers is an American animated television series created by Mitch Schauer for the Nickelodeon Channel The series revolves around Daggett and Norbert Beaver, two young beaver brothers who have left their home to become bachelors in the forest near the fictional Wayouttatown, Oregon.

Another good Nickelodeon show, cancelled, Nickelodeon is really failing at keeping themselves alive. - nelsonerica

31 As Told By Ginger As Told By Ginger As Told by Ginger is an American animated television series aimed at teenagers, produced by Klasky-Csupo and aired on Nickelodeon.
32 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.

An outstanding show, yet cancelled due to low ratings.

33 The X's
34 Tak and the Power of Juju Tak and the Power of Juju
35 100 Things to Do Before High School 100 Things to Do Before High School 100 Things to Do Before High School is an American children's sitcom airing on Nickelodeon and created by Scott Fellows. The program stars Isabela Moner, Jaheem Toombs, Owen Joyner, and Jack De Sena.

I can't believe Nickelodeon would cancel it, and given the title 100 Things, it should have 100 episodes.
It was a good show, and many are awful these days, the episodes weren't very popular thought, so must be why it got cancelled, low ratings, and to make room for School Of Crap and more bad shows.
How DUMB of Nickelodeon.

36 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, ...read more.

Why I never saw it plus I was born after it aired

37 The Fairly OddParents The Fairly OddParents The Fairly OddParents is an American animated television series created by Butch Hartman for Nickelodeon.

All because the creator left Nickelodeon in 2018 and also cancelled his other shows as well.

38 Breadwinners
39 Catdog Catdog CatDog is an American animated television series created by Peter Hannan for Nickelodeon. The series depicts the life of conjoined brothers, with one half being a cat and the other a dog.
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