Top 10 TV Shows that are Called Underrated but Aren't

CaptainMowzker
Sometimes people assume a TV show is underrated, when in reality it's more overrated than you might think. Not calling any of these shows bad, they just get too much damn attention/ praise so please don't overreact if your favorite show is included.

The Top Ten

1 Supernatural Supernatural This haunting series follows the thrilling yet terrifying journeys of Sam and Dean Winchester, two brothers who face an increasingly sinister landscape as they hunt monsters. After losing their mother to a supernatural force, the brothers were raised by their father as soldiers who track mysterious ...read more.

Good show but overrated - PeeledBanana

This show is overrated, not underrated. If you don't believe me look at it's spot on the best T.V. shows list. - CaptainMowzker

2 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.

DISCLAIMER: I myself am actually well-aware of the incredibly overhyped nature of this show, but it still easily holds up to this day (writing-wise, at least) as one of the greatest all-ages comedy cartoons of all time alongside Animaniacs - xandermartin98

You are the reason it's here, because you shove it on our throats and it's the only thing you talk about - B1ueNew

This is not underrated at all. - CaptainMowzker

Hmmm... I wonder who calls this show underrated on the site... - B1ueNew

3 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.

Let's see... it was very successful during it's run, probably has a massive fanbase, and is very popular yeah it's not underrated. - CaptainMowzker

4 Dexter's Laboratory Dexter's Laboratory Dexter's Laboratory is an American comic science fiction animated television series created by Genndy Tartakovsky for Cartoon Network, and the first of the network's Cartoon Cartoons. The show is about a kid scientist named Dexter that has a sister named Dee Dee that keeps breaking into his lab.

I think people are still blinded by nostalgia, it's one of the most praised Cartoon Network shows in existence not underrated at all... - CaptainMowzker

5 Tom and Jerry Tom and Jerry Tom and Jerry is an American animated series of short films created in 1940, by William Hanna and Joseph Barbera.

How the hell is it number fifteen on "Most Underrated Television Shows", lots of people know what Tom and Jerry is, plus it's one of the most overrated cartoons in history. - CaptainMowzker

6 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.

This show is not underrated in the slightest. - CaptainMowzker

7 Spongebob Squarepants Spongebob Squarepants SpongeBob SquarePants is an American animated television series created by marine biologist and animator Stephen Hillenburg for Nickelodeon. SpongeBob is currently the most popular show on Nickelodeon, as well as the longest running show, running for 18 years, and is beginning its 11th season. The show ...read more.

How can this be underrated if it's Nickelodeon's most popular show? Doesn't seem legitimate... - CaptainMowzker

Some episodes can be underrated, but the show itself? , heck no! - B1ueNew

@captainmowzker some idiot or troll probably put it on there

Tf you mean literally nobody calls this show underrated

8 iCarly iCarly iCarly is an American teen sitcom that ran on Nickelodeon from September 8, 2007 until November 23, 2012. The series, created by Dan Schneider, focuses on teenager Carly Shay, who creates her own web show called iCarly with her best friends Sam Puckett and Freddie Benson.

If anything overrated suites it more, cause it gets lots of attention. - CaptainMowzker

9 Futurama Futurama Futurama is an American animated science fiction sitcom created by Matt Groening for the Fox Broadcasting Company.

Definitely not underrated at all... - CaptainMowzker

Even if it WAS made by the same person,

this still comes off as a pretty blatant Simpsons clone - xandermartin98

10 Drake & Josh Drake & Josh Drake & Josh is an American television sitcom created by Dan Schneider for Nickelodeon. The series follows the lives of two teenage boys with opposite personalities, Drake Parker (Drake Bell) and Josh Nichols (Josh Peck), who become stepbrothers. Both actors previously appeared in The Amanda Show along ...read more.

Take your nostalgia goggles off, just for a couple of minutes. This is one of the most praised Nickelodeon shows, gets loads of attention, and isn't underrated in the slightest. - CaptainMowzker

No one really talks about this anymore, the last thing I heard about this show was the treehouse meme, but I agree it's not underrated either - B1ueNew

The Contenders

11 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.

Why critics consider this a better show overall (again, writing-wise) than the aforementioned Rocko's Modern Life is something that I will seriously NEVER understand - xandermartin98

12 Adventure Time Adventure Time Adventure Time is an American animated television series created by Pendleton Ward for Cartoon Network. The series follows the adventures of a boy named Finn (voiced by Jeremy Shada) and his best friend and adoptive brother Jake (voiced by John DiMaggio)—a dog with the magical power to change shape ...read more.
13 Dexter Dexter
14 OK K.O.! Let's Be Heroes OK K.O.! Let's Be Heroes

All these cartoons are the reason why I don't watch T.V. anymore, mainly because the animation community ruins these shows for me - B1ueNew

15 The OA
16 Sense8 Sense8
17 Glee Glee Glee is an American musical comedy-drama television series that aired on the Fox network in the United States from May 19, 2009, to March 20, 2015. It focuses on the fictitious William McKinley High School glee club, New Directions, which competes on the show choir competition circuit while its disparate ...read more.
18 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.
19 Two And a Half Men Two And a Half Men Two and a Half Men is an American television sitcom that began broadcast on CBS on September 22, 2003, and ended on February 19, 2015 after twelve seasons.
20 Courage The Cowardly Dog Courage The Cowardly Dog Courage the Cowardly Dog is an American animated horror comedy television series created by John R. Dilworth for Cartoon Network as part of the network's Cartoon Cartoons block.
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