The Best Nostalgic 90s Cartoons

The Cartoons of the ’90s were colorful and silly. This decade paved the way for adult comedy cartoons, with The Simpsons leading the way. 

And because of this, the nostalgia of '90s cartoons is still going strong today. So, let’s take a trip down memory lane and look at 15 of the most popular cartoons of the ’90s. 

The Simpson’s

This is the longest-running animated cartoon responsible for Bart and Homer’s most memorable characters. The Simpsons were responsible for phrases such as “D’oh!” “Ay, Carumba!” “Eat my shorts” and “Don’t have a cow, man!” 

Ren and Stimpy Generated much controversy because of its dark humor, sexual innuendos, and raunchiness. It was canceled in 1995 but was slated for a reboot in 2021.

Ren and Stimpy

South Park

South Park premiered in August of 1997 and was not meant for kids, even though if you were a kid in the ’90s, you watched this secretly behind your parents’ backs!

With their signature laughs, weird hair, and love of heavy metal, Beavis and Butthead were among the most memorable duos in the ’90s.

Beavis and Butthead

A Beavis and Butthead spin-off, Daria is a bright, sarcastic teen with low self-esteem that has zero patience for her “In crowd” classmates and the adults in her life.


It centered on Hank Hill, a run-of-the-hill family man, and found humor in everyday life’s tedious and straightforward aspects.

King of the Hill

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