Saddest Cartoon Deaths

The Top Ten

1 Brian Griffin (Family Guy) Brian Griffin (Family Guy) Brian H. Griffin, popularly known without his middle initial as Brian Griffin, is a fictional character from the animated television series Family Guy.

I still can get over the fact that they killed off Brian, RIP Brian and to who ever put Family Guy is Stupid Up Yours. - egnomac

I'm so sad that brain griffen died because he was my favorite of every person in Family Guy. I cried when brain died. I relay wanted someone else to die not brain :'(
That's a sad face with a tear. :(

I was planning to commit suicide if they didn't bring him back

Family Guy is a mean show for a couple of reasons:
-Every human on the show (except for Stewie) is a jerk.
-The Griffins abuse Meg.
-They also abuse Brian.
And last but not least,

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2 Maude Flanders (The Simpsons)

So sad.


3 Kenny (South Park)

I cry every time! Every, single, time! - HeavyDonkeyKong

South Park, a show that never failed to make me laugh, made me tear up over an orange perverted Sinnamon roll. Great job Trey and Matt.

No this deserves to be at number one because this was really heart breaking to hear that Kenny die and that can actually be very realtible to see a friend die and it really sad to see that this 9 year old child has to die and if Kenny your favorite character then this episode will make you cry.😭😭

4 Karen Plankton (Spongebob Squarepants) Karen Plankton (Spongebob Squarepants)

How did Karen plankton die spongebob and Patrick under the heat lamp was a much sadder scene

But She Came Back In Next Episode.

She died in Sponge Ot of Water. - RalphBob

5 Bleeding Gums Murphy (The Simpsons)

Murphy was the only true friend Lisa ever had. - egnomac

Why is Brian number 1? I would have liked it if he stayed dead. - 445956

6 HorseDuck (CatDog)

Cat and Rancid Rabbit were happy when HorseDuck died. Dog didn't really care. Mr. Sunshine was the only one that was actually upset. He is also the one with no attachment to HorseDuck. HorseDuck is awesome too. Cat and Rancid are so greedy. - RalphBob

7 Pops (Regular Show)

Why is Brian 1? He was becoming a total jackass so I'm glad he's dead but pops sacrificed himself to save the universe

Pops died to save the universe! he should be number 1

Pops was great! really sad he died though!

8 Chef (South Park)

This one was much sadder than kennys because we knew he wouldn't come back

9 Charlotte (Charlotte's Web)


10 Pearl Burton (Family Guy)

The Contenders

11 Kyle Broflovski (South Park)

I wouldn't be watching South Park without Kyle, and this is why I don't watch Imaginationland! What's even more sad is the reason why Cartman revived him

Here's what's also sad: If Kyle hadn't made that agreement with Cartman (or if he had already done "it"), then he wouldn't have revived him. Cartman would've just paraded all around and let Kyle be :(

12 Seymour the Dog (Futurama)

He wasn't a big character but he left me bawling when he died.

This Should Truly Be Number 1

13 Jet (Avatar: The Last Airbender)
14 Casey (Object Overload)
15 Optimus Prime (Transformers) Optimus Prime (Transformers) Optimus Prime is a fictional character from the Transformers franchise. Optimus Prime is consistently depicted as having strong moral character, excellent leadership, and sound decision-making skills, and possesses brilliant military tactics, powerful martial arts, and advanced alien weaponry.

I Cryed until I was dehydrated.

16 Jawa (Mixels)
17 Big Henry (Gravity Falls)

I don't care if he appeared for less than a minute, it was just too sad - 445956

18 Rabbi Krustofsky (The Simpsons)
19 Ahsoka Tano (Star Wars: The Clone Wars) Ahsoka Tano (Star Wars: The Clone Wars) Ahsoka Tano is a character in the Star Wars franchise. Introduced as the Padawan apprentice of Anakin Skywalker, she is a central protagonist of both the 2008 animated film Star Wars: The Clone Wars and the subsequent TV series.
20 Edna Krabappel (The Simpsons)
21 Dinobot (Beast Wars)
22 Bumblebee (Transformers PRIME)
23 Lars (Steven Universe) Lars (Steven Universe)
24 Setsuko Yokokawa (Grave of the Fireflies)

This has to be the most heartbreaking one of them all.

25 Birdperson (Rick and Morty)
26 Zane (Ninjago: Masters of Spinjitzu) Zane (Ninjago: Masters of Spinjitzu)
27 Dot Warner (Animaniacs: Wakko's Wish)
28 Mufasa (The Lion King) Mufasa (The Lion King)
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Top Remixes

1. Brian Griffin (Family Guy)
2. Maude Flanders (The Simpsons)
3. Kenny (South Park)
1. Karen Plankton (Spongebob Squarepants)
2. HorseDuck (CatDog)
3. Brian Griffin (Family Guy)


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