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This is a list of animated television series by episode count. This article does not include anime series which originate from Japan (for this see the list of anime series by episode count). Single series with at least 100 episodes and television franchises with at least 40 episodes are listed.

Single series

  Show is still in production
Title Country of origin Seasons Episodes
Sandmännchen East Germany (1959-1990), Germany (1990-present) 61 22,200
3000 Whys of Blue Cat China 9 3,057
Pleasant Goat and Big Big Wolf China 38 2,729
Die Sendung mit der Maus Germany N/A 2,122
Wolfoo Vietnam 17 1,378
GG Bond China 17 1,116
Motu Patlu India 13 1,048
Max's Puppy Dog Vietnam N/A 941
Gopal Bhar India 7 850
The Simpsons United States 35 758
Pencilmation United States 35 746
Boonie Bears China 10 676
Chhota Bheem India 16 663
Nut Boltu India 6 650
Upin & Ipin Malaysia 17 624
Pakdam Pakdai India 11 585
Thomas & Friends United Kingdom 24 584
Luntik Russia 9 538
The Magic Roundabout France 5 516
SkyEye China 1 500
Crusader Rabbit United States 3 455[1]
Family Guy United States 22 417
Teen Titans Go! United States 8 392
Counting with Paula Singapore 7 384
Peppa Pig United Kingdom 7 381
American Dad! United States 20 365
Chikn Nuggit United States N/A 338
Red vs. Blue United States 18 338
South Park United States 26 326
Molang France, South Korea 5 321
Nix - Je Sob Pare India 4 320
Kikoriki Russia 6 307
The Dr. Binocs Show India 6 305
SpongeBob SquarePants United States 14 296
Mutt and Jeff United States N/A 292
Larva South Korea 4 286
Super Wings South Korea, China, United States 7 284
Adventure Time United States 10 283
Kral Şakir Turkey 7 273
Beavis and Butt-Head United States 10 270
Bob's Burgers United States 14 269
Regular Show United States 8 261
Kid-E-Cats Russia 5 260
Pororo the Little Penguin South Korea 7 260
Loopdidoo France 5 260
King of the Hill United States 13 259
The Smurfs (1981 – 1989) United States, Belgium 9 258
Arthur United States, Canada 25 253
Om Nom Stories Russia, United Kingdom 23 253
Horrid Henry United Kingdom 5 250
Bob the Builder (1999 – 2011) United Kingdom 18 250
The Amazing World of Gumball United Kingdom, United States, Ireland 6 240
Fireman Sam United Kingdom 13 238
PAW Patrol Canada 10 236
Be-Be-Bears Russia 9 234
Krazy Kat United States N/A 232
The Gumby Show United States 3 229
My Little Pony: Friendship Is Magic United States, Canada 9 221
Popeye the Sailor United States N/A 220
Robot Chicken United States 11 220
The Fixies Russia 5 218
Pocoyo Spain, United Kingdom 4 212
Ninjago Denmark, Canada 15 210
Winx Club Italy, United States 8 208
Monica's Gang Brazil 25 201
Mini Beat Power Rockers Argentina 4 200
Woody Woodpecker United States N/A 200
Curious George United States 15 198
Hey Duggee United Kingdom 4 196
Postman Pat United Kingdom 8 196
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles (1987-1996) United States 10 193
Oswald the Lucky Rabbit United States N/A 190
Felix the Cat United States N/A 184
Fudêncio and his friends Brazil 6 179
Dora the Explorer United States 8 178
Ben 10 (2016-2021) United States 4 178
Chuggington United States 7 176
My Magic Pet Morphle United States, United Kingdom 2 175
Bolek and Lolek Poland 11 174
Rugrats United States 9 172
The Fairly OddParents United States 10 172
Craig of the Creek United States 5 170
Shaun the Sheep United Kingdom 6 170
The Loud House United States 7 169
Oggy and the Cockroaches France 7 169
The Flintstones United States 6 166
Tele-Comics/NBC Comics[2][3] United States N/A 165
Tom and Jerry United States N/A 164
The Rocky and Bullwinkle Show United States 5 163
Steven Universe United States 5 160
DC Nation Shorts United States 1 159
Masyanya Russia, Israel 7 157
Pingu Switzerland, United Kingdom 6 156
Sunny Bunnies Belarus 6 156
Totally Spies! France, Canada, 6 156
Earth to Luna Brazil 6 156
Roger Ramjet United States 5 156
Simon France 3 156
Bananas in Pyjamas Australia 3 156
The Ruff and Reddy Show United States 3 156
New Looney Tunes United States 3 156
Bozo: The World's Most Famous Clown United States 1 156
Laurel and Hardy United States 1 156
The New Three Stooges United States N/A 156
Tayo the Little Bus South Korea 6 156
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles (2003–2010) United States 8 155
The Jungle Book India, Germany, France 3 155
Go Jetters United Kingdom, Ireland 3 154
Uncle Grandpa United States 5 153
Total DramaRama Canada, United States 3 152
Bluey Australia 3 151
Futurama United States 8 150
The Penguins of Madagascar United States 3 149
Talking Tom and Friends United States, United Kingdom, Cyprus, Austria, Singapore, Thailand, Slovenia, Spain 5 148
Cartoon Planet United States 3 146
Archer United States 14 142
Blue's Clues United States 6 141
Cyberchase United States 14 140
The Real Ghostbusters United States 7 140
We Bare Bears United States 4 140
Aqua Teen Hunger Force United States 11 139
Doc McStuffins United States, Ireland 5 136
El Chavo Animado Mexico 7 134
Happy Tree Friends United States 4 133
Star Wars: The Clone Wars (2008–20) United States 7 133
Johnny Cypher in Dimension Zero United States, Japan N/A 131
He-Man and the Masters of the Universe United States 2 130
WordGirl United States 8 130
Max & Ruby Canada 7 130
Mr. Bean: The Animated Series United Kingdom 5 130
ThunderCats (1985–1989) United States, Japan 4 130
The New Adventures of Pinocchio United States, Canada, Japan 1 130
Bob the Builder (2015-2018) United Kingdom, Canada 3 130
Clarence United States 3 130
The Dick Tracy Show United States 1 130
Courageous Cat and Minute Mouse United States N/A 130
The Plastic Man Comedy/Adventure Show United States N/A 130
Olocoons Argentina, Mexico 5 130

Longest-running animated television franchises

  At least one show is still airing new episodes
Country of origin Title Seasons Episodes
United States Looney Tunes 30 1,626
Japan, United States Transformers 28 1,199
United States Mickey Mouse & Friends 29 1,137
United States Yogi Bear & Friends 28 761
United Kingdom Thomas & Friends 28 746
United States The Simpsons 34 740
United States Popeye 25 638
France, United Kingdom The Magic Roundabout 3 545
United States Space Ghost 35 508
United States Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles 23 492
United States The Flintstones 22 481
United States Hulk 15 430
United States Scooby-Doo 29 428
United States Teen Titans 12 421
United States Tom and Jerry 16 418
United States Family Guy 21 417
United States Ben 10 22 408
United States Spider-Man 24 406
United Kingdom Bob the Builder 21 380
United States Felix the Cat 5 357
United States Masters of the Universe 10 354
United States My Little Pony 14 352
United States Batman 22 352
Belgium, United States The Smurfs 12 321
United States South Park 26 320
Japan Sonic the Hedgehog 9 313
United States SpongeBob SquarePants 15 308
United States, Canada Arthur 29 308
United States Dora the Explorer 15 298
United Kingdom Wallace and Gromit 13 297
Japan Hello Kitty 23 294
United States Beavis and Butt-Head 13 292
Canada Total Drama 9 290
United States Adventure Time 11 287
United States The Loud House 7 284
Finland Angry Birds 10 281
United States Madagascar 17 277
United States Star Wars 16 267
Canada, France, United States Inspector Gadget 11 264
United States Garfield 13 263
United States Woody Woodpecker 4 263
United States The Gumby Show 4 261
Italy, United States Winx Club 11 260
Finland Moomin 11 258
United States Rugrats 16 255
United Kingdom Danger Mouse 16 253
United States DC Animated Universe 15 252
United States Wonder Woman 11 252
United States The Powerpuff Girls 9 252
United Kingdom Mr. Men 8 249
United Kingdom Postman Pat 10 248
United States Avengers 9 242
United States Rocky and Bullwinkle 9 241
United Kingdom Dennis the Menace and Gnasher 7 240
United States Pink Panther 4 236
United States G.I. Joe 10 228
United States Clifford the Big Red Dog 5 221
United States Alvin and the Chipmunks 15 253
Denmark, Canada Ninjago 16 224
United States Superman 13 208
France, Canada Totally Spies! 8 208
United States ThunderCats 6 208
Switzerland, United Kingdom Pingu 8 208
United States Peanuts 7 207
United States Animaniacs 12 204
France, Japan, Netherlands Barbapapa 4 202
United Kingdom Paddington Bear 8 198
United States Casper the Friendly Ghost 8 198
France Oggy and the Cockroaches 8 185
Singapore Oddbods 3 180
United States Ghostbusters 8 180
United States Steven Universe 6 180
United States The Lion King 6 159
United States Littlest Pet Shop 5 156
United States Phineas and Ferb 5 149
United States Sabrina the Teenage Witch 4 148
Canada Caillou 5 144
United States How to Train Your Dragon 10 144
France The Adventures of Tintin 10 141
United States Cow and Chicken 8 141
United States Betty Boop 10 131
United Kingdom The Clangers 5 130
United States Muppet Babies 10 129
United States Wacky Races 5 129
United Kingdom Numberblocks 8 124
United States Richard Scarry's Busytown 7 117
United States Kung Fu Panda 5 117
United States Avatar: The Last Airbender 8 116
United States Winnie the Pooh 7 113
United Kingdom The Wombles 5 112
United States Heathcliff 4 112
United States Super Friends 9 109
Canada Franklin the Turtle 8 104
Brazil, Canada Fishtronaut 2 104
United States Snow White 4 100
United States Aladdin 4 100
United States Toy Story 4 80
United States Cinderella 3 40
United States The Little Mermaid 3 40

See also

References

  1. ^ 195 black and white, 260 colored
  2. ^ "The Tele-Comics (Series) (Vallee Video)". Big Cartoon DataBase (BCDB). Archived from the original on July 23, 2012.
  3. ^ "Tralfaz: NBC Comics, Part 1". March 10, 2012.