Top 10 Animated Series According To Popularity

Animated Series which are worth watching!

Tushar Sahu

Jul 2, 2021|9 min read


Do you love watching Animated Series? 

If yes, then you might already have watched some of the Animated Series. Animated Series is filled with too much thriller, excitement, and adventure as well. Other than these, the suspense for the upcoming episode makes it more interesting.

Even if you aren’t too much interested or don’t have watched any of the Animated Series, then this article on the Top 10 Animated Series will amaze you. 

These Top 10 Animated Series are some of the best series made till now, following animation.

Like Animated Movies, people like to watch a wide variety of genres like Romance, Adventure, Action, and many more. Also, some of these series are made especially for the different targeted audiences, males to females ranging from children to adults, and many more other categories that exist.

The Top 10 Animated Series will be the most liked Animated Series throughout every genre and category and will excite you.

Without any delay, let’s start the list of Top 10 Animated Series, which are listed according to popularity.

1) Avatar: The Last Airbender (2005-2008)

Avatar: The Last Airbender (2005-2008) | Top 10 Animated Series

This one from the Top 10 Animated Series is also known as ‘Avatar: The Legend of Aang’ in some of the regions. Produced by Nickelodeon Animation Studios, it was aired for three seasons, from February 2005 to July 2008 on Nickelodeon.

This series is set in an Asiatic-like world in which some of the certain people can manipulate one of the four elements - water, earth fire, or air, with the telekinetic variants of the Chinese martial arts.

Here, there exists only one individual who holds the ability to bend all four elements, named Avatar. Avatar is responsible for maintaining the bridge of harmony between the world's four nations, and also a link between the physical and spiritual worlds.

This series includes the concepts of youth entertainment, such as imperialism, genocide, totalism, and war. Also, it is regarded as one of the best Television Animated Series of All Time.

2) The Simpsons (1989-Present)

The Simpsons (1989-Present) | Top 10 Animated Series

‘The Simpsons’ depicts an American life, epitomized by the Simpson family, where Homer, Marge, Bart, Lisa, and Maggie live. This series from the Top 10 Animated Series is based on American culture, society, and the human condition.

The main characters include Homer, a safety inspector at the Springfield Nuclear Plant, and Marge Bouvier, a stereotypical American wife of Homer. The other three are their children Bart, a 10-year-old prankster; Lisa, an 8-year-old activist; and Maggie, a baby of Homer and Marge, who very rarely speaks.

Springfield acts as a whole universe, where the characters can explore the issues faced by modern society. The town shown features a vast array of T.V. channels, that gives freedom to make jokes about the entertainment industry and the press.

This show depicts the ministers and politicians as corrupt, and the local police force is incompetent. Also, this series from Top 10 Animated Series shows Religion as a recurring theme.

3) BoJack Horseman (2014-2020)

BoJack Horseman (2014-2020) | Top 10 Animated Series

Focusing on the story of BoJack itself in the series ‘BoJack Horseman’, an American adult animated tragicomedy sitcom created by Raphael Bob-Waksberg. It was first premiered on Netflix, on 22nd August 2014.

This series centers Bojack, an anthropomorphic horse as the leading character. It depicts the story of an alternate world, where anthropomorphic animals live along with humans. Here, Bojack deals with his addiction to alcohol, drugs, and the resulting recklessness.

This series from Top 10 Animated Series gives us realistic views on depression, addiction, self-destructive behavior, racism, sexuality, sexism, trauma, and the human condition.

In addition, BoJack Horseman Series highlights some of the major aspects of society like sexual harassment and addressed numerous hot-button sociopolitical issues as well.

You can also get inspired by the BoJack Horseman dialogues used in the series.

4) Fullmetal Alchemist: Brotherhood (2009-2010)

Fullmetal Alchemist: Brotherhood (2009-2010) | Top 10 Animated Series

This is a Japanese anime television series, which is adapted from its original series, Fullmetal Alchemist, manga series by Hiromu Arakawa. From April 2009 to July 2010, this series ran a total of 64 episodes.

The plot of this series follows the story of the two brothers Edward and Alphonse Elric, who’re raised by their mother Trisha Elric in the remote village of Resembool in the country of Amestris.

When Trisha died of a lingering illness, both brothers traveled the world to upgrade their alchemic training under Izumi Curtis. Thus, to get back the life of their mother. The further story follows the challenges they countered in their path.

5) Archer (2009-Present)

Archer (2009-Present) | Top 10 Animated Series

Archer is an American adult animated sitcom series, which is created by Adam Reed. this series from Top 10 Animated Series follows the exploits of a dysfunctional intelligence agency, led by Sterling Archer.

He also has a team of his seven colleagues, who are, his mother Malory Archer, Lana Kane, Cyril Figgis, Cheryl Tunt, Pam Poovey, Ray Gillette, and Dr. Algernop Krieger. Since 17th September 2009, a total of 118 episodes have aired.

The history of Archer is distinguished by continual reinvention, evolving from the standard setup of a workplace sitcom mocking spy film to an anthology with self-contained mythologies.

6) Batman: The Animated Series (1992-1995)

Batman: The Animated Series (1992-1995) | Top 10 Animated Series

This series from Top 10 Animated Series is an American Superhero Animated Television Series, whose plot is based on the DC Comics superhero Batman. Produced by Warner Bros, this series is also popular ‘The Adventures of Batman & Robin’.

This is the best comic book television show of all time. Also, Wizard Magazine ranked it as the 2nd best Animated Television Series of all time (after ‘The Simpsons’). Also, if talked about the number of episodes, then in 2 seasons, there were a total of 85 episodes aired.

‘Batman: The Animated Series’ received appreciation for its thematic complexity, darker tone, artistic presentation, and modernization of its title character’s crime-fighting origins.

In addition, it is the first Animated Series in the continuity of the shared DC Animated Universe to feature films, comic books, and video games using the same characters and their powers as well.

7) Rick and Morty (2013-Present)

Rick and Morty (2013-Present) | Top 10 Animated Series

Created by Justin Roiland and Dan Harmon, ‘Rick and Morty’ is an American Adult Animated Series based on Science fiction sitcoms. The first episode of this series was featured on 2nd December 2013, on the Cartoon Network.

This series from Top 10 Animated Series follows the misadventures of cynical mad scientist Rick Sanchez, and along with him, his kind-hearted grandson Morty Smith, who splits their time between domestic life and interdimensional adventures.

Here, both Rick and Morty travel to other planets and dimensions with the help of portals and Rick’s flying car. Their journey takes place across an infinite number of realities, with the other characters.

In the series, it is shown that the different versions of the characters inhabit other dimensions throughout the series' multiverse and their characteristics can vary from a single reality to another one.

8) South Park (1997-Present)

South Park (1997-Present) | Top 10 Animated Series

‘South Park’, an American sitcom created by Trey Parker and Matt Stone, depicts the story centering four boys, named Stan Marsh, Kyle Broflovski, Eric Cartman, and Kenny McCormick; and their exploits as well, in around the titular Colorado town.

The plot of this series ranges from the fairly typical to the supernatural and extraordinary, according to time. Also, the boys perceive their parents and others as having distorted views on morality and society, because of their contradictory and hypocritical behavior.

After making its debut on 13th August 1979, this show broadcasted a total of 309 episodes till now. Also, this series from Top 10 Animated Series is going to air its new episodes through 2022.

9) Family Guy (1999-2002, 2004-Present)

Family Guy (1999-2002, 2004-Present) | Top 10 Animated Series

Produced by Fuzzy Door Productions, Family Guy is an American Adult Animated Sitcom, which first premiered on 31st January 1999. Till now, a total of 369 episodes is broadcasted across the 19 seasons. The initial setting of ‘Family Guy’ is made in Quahog, a fictional city in Rhode Island.

The show of this series from Top 10 Animated Series revolves around the adventures of the Griffin family, which consists of father Peter Griffin, a bumbling and clumsy blue-collar worker; a pretty mother and piano teacher, Lois; an awkward overweight and unintelligent son, Chris; and Stewie, the diabolical infant son of ambiguous sexual orientation, who is an adult-mannered evil genius and uses stereotypical archvillain phrases.

10) Bob’s Burgers (2011-Present)

Bob’s Burgers (2011-Present) | Top 10 Animated Series

‘Bob’s Burgers’ is an American Adult Animated Sitcom produced by Bento Box Entertainment and 20th Television. Throughout the 11 seasons of ‘Bob’s Burgers', a total of 216 episodes got broadcasted till now.

This series from the Top 10 Animated Series focuses on the Belcher family, which consists of Bob, his wife Linda, and their three children, Tina, Gene, and Louise. The Belcher family runs a burger restaurant on Ocean Avenue in an unnamed seaside community.

Usually, the story of this series involves only Belchers, but sometimes, it consists of two simultaneous stories of different groups of families as well. Also, at the closing of each of Bob’s Burgers episodes, different soundtracks and animations are performed.

Above is the list of the Top 10 Animated Series, which is loved and appreciated by the majority of the audience. Other than these Top 10 Animated Series, there are numerous other Animated Series, which are loved by the audience.

The above-listed Top 10 Animated Series follows different genres and also highlights the problems that numerous individuals are facing currently in their respective societies. 

The Animated Series listed either consists of a finite number of episodes (or seasons), like miniseries, having a finite end; or some of the series mentioned are open-ended i.e., they don’t have any predetermined number of episodes.

These Top 10 Animated Movies are packed with a thriller, suspense, and the most important, an astounding plot of the story, which plays a key role in any theme or genre. Since the series is divided into seasons and episodes, so you don’t have to sit for hours to complete any series, you can watch the following episodes as well.

As the conclusion of this article on Top 10 Animated Series, it’s worth watching this series with your family, friends, or even individually too. You can watch the series from the above Top 10 Animated Series, for relaxation purposes as well, and it’ll surely help you in the same. 

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Tushar Sahu

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