Most Overrated Cartoon Characters

Some Cartoon Characters are good, others suck yet they're really popular.

The Top Ten

1 Peter Griffin Peter Griffin Peter Griffin is the main protagonist and titular character of the American animated sitcom Family Guy.

Homer Simpson clone but is not funny and is a terrible Father!

Oh he'll no you did not just say that,BITCH! :-/

2 Peridot (Steven Universe) Peridot (Steven Universe) Peridot is from the show Steven Universe created by Rebecca Sugar. The show airs on Cartoon Network and has grown in popularity over the years. The character Peridot is an alien gem from a planet called Homeworld, Peridot is introduced in the episode "Marble Madness," when Steven and the Crystal Gems more.

Although I love her but she's pretty much just a rip-off of Zim!

I love Peridot to be honest

Peridot? I think you mean a green angry dorito

She is my favourite character from SU, but she is overrated. - Lunala

3 Randy Marsh Randy Marsh
4 Bill Cipher (Gravity Falls) Bill Cipher (Gravity Falls) Bill Cipher is a triangular dream demon formerly existent only in the mindscape who wished to gain access to the real world. He has been running amok in Gravity Falls, Oregon since being summoned by Stanford Pines over thirty years ago. He is known for his mysterious demeanor and sadistic humor. He more.

The only reason I hate him is because Gravity Falls fans think he's the strongest character ever. - Flamer310

I've lost track of how many times I heard this name pop up right in my face! IT'S LITERALLY THE ILLUMINATI EXPOSED! I don't even watch Gravity Falls.

Bills actually a great charter

Such a Mary Sue.

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5 Homer Simpson Homer Simpson Homer Jay Simpson is the protagonist of the American animated television series The Simpsons as the patriarch of the eponymous family.


6 Tina Belcher (Bob's Burgers) Tina Belcher (Bob's Burgers)

While not the worst character on the show, she's definitely overrated. I mean, people are calling her a feminist icon. Really? All she does is whine about boys. I hate how she always has to be the hero lately, she acts like a whiny brat when she doesn't get what she wants from her parents, and a lot of episodes have to reach for puns to be named after her. - courtney1

She's SO grating lately. She was never the best character on the show, but then the show started overusing her, which made her more annoying.It was a good idea from a marketing perspective, since she has incredible fan reception for some reason, but I just don't like it.

About 2/3 or more of the episodes are about her now. Hmm, five Belchers, one little brat getting two-thirds of the attention...

She's the blandest, least funny character on the show. - stevesmith6

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7 SpongeBob Squarepants SpongeBob Squarepants SpongeBob SquarePants is a fictional character and the titular character and protagonist of the American animated television series of the same name.

SpongeBob is a whiny brat who cries about the littlest things like ripping his favorite pants, breaking his spatula. GROW UP SPONGEBOB

I loved him in seasons 1-3, but with all these crap episodes now, he is WAY to overrated!

Why does he have to always be #1 on characters who beat up Santa, etc.

He is overrated - Lunala

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8 Flippy

What is up with the Flippy love? He's just a cartoon character for crying out loud!

Psychotic girls saying that they are a psycho beards wives

In the Happy Tree Friends fandom, apparently you are not allowed to hate/dislike Flippy or else his fangirls will go crazy. Watch any episode video on YouTube and 90% of the time, one of the most recent comments will be a fan crying "where's flippy? " or another complaining that he died.

Speaking of death, most Flippy fans complain when characters like Splendid and Cro-Marmot never die yet they like Flippy who also never dies.

Fangirls any fangirls suck! but I can name overatted characters form my little pony in the fan version octiva and DJ PON 3. I am gonna add them on this list any way flippy suck and I do not know any else characters names but flippy he has a gun an guns are overatted!

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9 Louise Belcher (Bob's Burgers) Louise Belcher (Bob's Burgers)

She should totally be on here. She is the most overrated character on the show. Everyone loves her, even though she is annoying. She gets away with everything, Bob bends over backwards for her, and her antics are never funny. This is an unpopular opinion, I know, but she just drives me crazy. - courtney1

What a brat. She is NOT funny or cute, people! She's an obnoxious little twerp. - adds432

She should be #1. Can't imagine a more overrated character.

10 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.

Stay in your seat, folks; the unexpected entires are coming. Now, we all know Zim is an adorable little midget who attempts to kill us all with an iron fist. But the problem is that people in real life actually BOW DOWN to him literally, like he is an evil dictator overlord. When Zim says," BOW DOWN TO ZIIM! " don't listen because he is a cartoon character! I think is he an awesome character, and much better than GIR in a way, but, just don't worship him like total nuts.

I've never seen anyone "worship" ZIM except as a joke. I don't think anyone would actually want to bow down to him. He's not even popular! Dib and GIR are way more popular than he is.

I actually like Zim more than GIR. Zim never did anything to deserve a spot on this list!

Why is Tina so high on the list? I love Tina. Smart, Strong, Sensual.

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The Contenders

11 GIR (Invader Zim) GIR (Invader Zim)

This little robot has been given all the credit for the entire show, and maybe the Pokémon franchise is next. Honestly, GIR is extremely annoying, but everyone, I mean everyone, say GIR is 'the best thing to happen to this world', which is very irrelevant. GIR doesn't have ANY haters execpt for me, and people say he is the main character. What on Earth, people? The show is called Invader ZIM, so you should know who the main character is. People actually WORSHIP GIR and have forgotten who died for our sins in the first place. I have actually seen steam locomotives that are more powerful and superior, such as the Tom Thumb. Overall, GIR recives TOO MUCH LOVE AND IT NEEDS TO STOP.

I think GIR is important. I love GIR. He's awesome. But I think the merchandise REALLY needed to cut back on GIR. Sure, he's a cute little robot, of course he's gonna have fans, but they were honestly forgetting the point of the show. ZIM got almost no merchandise at all and neither did Dib. GIR took the spotlight, GIR took the fame. And while he is a good character and somewhat of an icon, I think we'd also like to see the other characters, not just GIR.

GIR is WORSHIPPED?! I didn't know that. That's just wrong and creepy. - Garythesnail

Paswg obviously stole gir of course he's overrated

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12 Fionna the Human

I hate this ripoff she's no where near as good as Finn the Human.

13 Flame Princess (Adventure Time) Flame Princess (Adventure Time) Fame Princess Is a Princess made out of fire and lives in her kingdom ruled by here evil father, Flame King. Here first time shown in Adventure Time was in the episode " Hot to the touch " ( season 4, episode 1) She is Finn's Girlfriend. She appears in episodes like, " Burning Low, " " Vault of Bones, more.
14 Eric Cartman Eric Cartman Eric Theodore Cartman is one of the main characters in the animated television series South Park, created by Matt Stone and Trey Parker, and voiced by Trey Parker.

Like how he blames people, especially Kyle, for things without giving ANY proof whatsoever, and the fanboys go believing him anyway!

In the SP fandom, evil & mischief get the attention, but justice & sense are underrated. Why?

15 Dora the Explorer Dora the Explorer Dora is the main protagonist in the show "Dora the Explorer" her main occupation is exploring with her monkey friend Boots .

There is one reason she is overrated:Dora is the source for ALL OF THE HATE. It is a kid's show that entertains the minds of young children, not something to critisize for attention.


The worst cartoon forever

Dora: what was your favorite part
Me: When you were in Hitler's Concentration Camp and you died
Dora:I liked that too
I had to put Hitler in it who is way better than Dora

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16 Rick Sanchez (Rick and Morty) Rick Sanchez (Rick and Morty) Rick Sanchez is a fictional character from the American animated television series Rick and Morty, aired on Adult Swim.
17 Sylveon Sylveon Sylveon is a fictional creature in the Pokemon Franchise. Introduced in Gen 6, it is a Fairy type Pokemon, and one of the many evolved forms of Eevee. It was one of the first Fairy Pokemons revealed, although its typing was not shown till later. Classified as the Intertwining Pokemon, Sylveon has ribbon-like more.

Sylveon is actually one of my favorite Pokemon but I respect your opinion though. - PerfectImpulseX

18 Rainbow Dash Rainbow Dash Rainbow Dash is a female Pegasus pony from the popular 2010 kid's show My Little Pony: Friendship is Magic. She represents the element of loyalty is one of most well known characters of the show. She may be a little mean sometimes but she still does what is best for her friends .

Ugh, extremely Overrated, she is so mean and this 's pranks are funny when they are offensive.

She should be number 1, most overrated.

So overrated, she is not even cool, I can name 100 characters stronger and cooler than Rainbow Dash.

I could name at least 100 more powerful characters than her. Even her sonic rainboom would have nothing against Madokami!

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19 Marshall Lee Marshall Lee

His fangirls are CRAZY annoying - Lunala


20 Shadow the Hedgehog Shadow the Hedgehog Shadow the Hedgehog is a character who appears in the Sonic the Hedgehog series released by Sega. He is an artificially created black and red hedgehog whose hover shoes propel him at extreme speeds that rival those of Sonic.
21 Squidward Tentacles Squidward Tentacles Squidward Tentacles is a fictional character voiced by actor Rodger Bumpass in the American animated television series SpongeBob SquarePants.

Squidward is not a likable character anymore, yet most people says he is. I don't understand. - Svampbob164

So one episode ruins a character? No, Squidward sucked in that episode only. - DCfnaf


22 Patrick Star Patrick Star Patrick Star is a fictional character in the American animated television series SpongeBob SquarePants. He is voiced by actor Bill Fagerbakke, who also voices numerous other characters on the show . Created and designed by marine biologist and cartoonist Stephen Hillenburg, the series creator, Patrick more.

Should be number one, he's the most loved spongebob character when I hate his guts. - DCfnaf

23 Scooby-Doo
24 Chris Griffin Chris Griffin Christopher Cross "Chris" Griffin is a fictional character from the American animated television series Family Guy.
25 Derpy Hooves Derpy Hooves Derpy Hooves is a female Pegasus from the 2010s kids show My Little Pony:Friendship is Magic. She is described as dumb and clumsy. Her occupation is a delivery mare.

Definitely the most overrated thing about mlp.

*derp* - Neonco31

26 Lois Griffin Lois Griffin Lois Patrice Griffin is one of the main characters of the American animated television series Family Guy.
27 Mr. Krabs Mr. Krabs Eugene H. Krabs, or simply Mr. Krabs, is a fictional character in the American animated television series SpongeBob SquarePants.

He WAS a likable character in the older episodes but now he's a greedy monster who drives people to SUICIDE for FUN. - Garythesnail

He was cool in the beginning but now he's just a greedy jerk. Still can't believe he tried to make Plankton kill himself.

(gets out shotgun)

Over hated, he's hated by everyone. - DCfnaf

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28 Timmy Turner Timmy Turner Timothy "Timmy" Tiberius Turner is a ten-year old boy who is a fictional character and the main protagonist of the American animated series The Fairly OddParents created by Butch Hartman for Nickelodeon.
29 Tom Tom Thomas "Tom" Cat is a fictional character and one of the title characters in Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer's series of Tom and Jerry theatrical cartoon short films.

I don't hate him at all, but he's so overrated that I'm starting to lose interest in him. How is Tom the good guy? Really? I... I don't get it. He's the villain! Sure, he's funny, but he's NOT a hero! - Svampbob164

Are we talking about The Chocolate Guy or the cat? - Goatworlds

Jerry is more overrated, I like Tom better and he is not overrated.

Much more overrated than Jerry.

30 Hank Hill Hank Hill Hank Rutherford Hill is a fictional character and the main protagonist on the animated television series King of the Hill.
31 Zeke (Bob's Burgers)

Lots of people like this character even though he's incredibly obnoxious. - take

32 Helen Lovejoy
33 Batman

He's the most overrated cartoon character, because dummies think he's a believable character.

So annoying. Too many fanboys

Oh come on... HE'S BATMAN - Garoto_Oceano

34 Steven Universe Steven Universe

Yes. This whole show is overrated. - take

35 Yumi Ishiyama
36 Sherri and Terri
37 Krusty the Clown Krusty the Clown Krusty the Clown is a clown from The Simpsons. He first appears in the short Krusty the Clown, but in the show he first appears in The Telltale Head. He is Jewish. Despite the fact that he is children's entertainer, he seen drinking and smoking a lot.
38 Fluttershy Fluttershy Fluttershy is a female pegasus pony from the 2010 animated TV show My Little Pony: Friendship is Magic. She is a kind pegasus and is very timid and shy. She takes care of the animals.

Shes way more over rated than pinkie pie...

I find MLP:FiM as a whole overrated, but Fluttershy takes the cake. - NoodleRidley

More like flutterbitch! She is manipulative, bossy and whinny! Go watch the dragons flutterbitch, since you forced rainbow dash to watch the boring butterflies!

I hate Fluttershy! She is annoying and a TOTAL MARY SUE!

First of all, her personality: Caring, Pretty, Friendly, all these good things, and her only major flaw is shyness which is portrayed as being a good thing! She also acts OOC and is actually very rude, but NO! She’s OH SO PERFECT! She CAN’T have flaws or be rude even when she is manipulative and bossy!

Everyone who hates or disagrees with her in the show is portrayed as evil, because OH NO! She’s too PERFECT! Anyone who disagrees with her is oh-so EVIL!

If I met her in real life I would make her cry and then beat her up and burn her in a fire.

Because I HATE Mary-Sue characters! - Lunala

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39 Stewie Griffin Stewie Griffin Stewart Gilligan "Stewie" Griffin is a main character from the animated television series Family Guy. Obsessed with violence and matricide, Stewie is the youngest child of Peter and Lois Griffin, and the brother of Meg and Chris Griffin.

He should be number one, He doesn't deserve to play the role of Darth Vader, HE isn't TALL ENOUGH NOR LIKABLE!

40 Poof Poof
41 Ren Höek
42 Penelope Pussycat (Garfield and Friends) Penelope Pussycat (Garfield and Friends) Penelope Pussycat is an animated cartoon character, a cat featured in the Warner Bros. classic Looney Tunes animated shorts as the protagonist of the Pepe Le Pew shorts.
43 Bugs Bunny (The Looney Tunes Show) Bugs Bunny (The Looney Tunes Show) Bugs Bunny is an animated cartoon character, created by the staff of Leon Schlesinger Productions (later Warner Bros.) He is one of the most famous cartoon characters, and he is in the show Looney Tunes. His famous quote is "What's up doc?". He is a gray colored bunny with big teeth and big feet. His more.
44 Sally Acorn Sally Acorn
45 Beemo (Adventure Time)

Hot Topic is the one to blame for this one. Just like their Gir and Jack Skellington merchandise, the only way people will recognize AT is by BMO, and not the main characters Finn and Jake.

But in the fandom, BMO is underrated. *cough*FLAMEPRINCESS*cough*FIONNAANDCAKE*cough* - PhoebeThunderman

46 Comic Book Guy Comic Book Guy Comic Book Guy is the common, popular name for Jeffrey "Jeff" Albertson, a recurring fictional character in the animated television series The Simpsons.
47 Pikachu Pikachu Pikachu are a species of Pokémon, fictional creatures that appear in an assortment of video games, animated television shows and movies, trading card games, and comic books licensed by The Pokémon Company, a Japanese corporation.

Pikachu is overrated. He's been mascot for almost 2 decades. It's annoying - Neonco31

Do I even need to say why?

Yes. Explain why the annoying tiny little mouse is really overrated.

I like him but I don't think he is really cute anymore,he acts silly in purpose so everyone can think he is cute

I totally agree with you. I mean I do not HATE Picachu but I really dislike him. So boring,dull and has no purpose. I give him a 2/10

48 Pinkie Pie Pinkie Pie Pinkie Pie is a major character in the 2010 show My Little Pony: Friendship Is Magic, based on Surprise from My Little Pony G1, She represents the element of Laughter.

Average Rated for me - Neonco31

49 Raven
50 Marceline Marceline

Then again, Hot Topic. - PhoebeThunderman

How is she the best character? - 445956

How is this not #1?

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