The History of Cartoons

the history of cartoons

The term “cartoon” refers to an illustration or a series/sequence of drawings that depict satire, caricature, or humor. It features images drawn in a non-realistic or semi-realistic style. Cartoons appear on many publications, such as comic books, magazines, and newspapers. A cartoon can also be animated. What does the word “cartoon” come … Read more

The History of Felix The Cat – A Classic Cartoon

a picture of felix the cat smiling widely

Felix the Cat is a cartoon character having a black body, white eyes, a giant grin, and a noticeable mischievous personality. The character is anthropomorphic and was created in the silent movie era. Felix is known to be one of the most recognized cartoon characters in theatrical history. Creation On November 9, … Read more

The History of Rugrats – A Classic Cartoon

Rugrats cartoon series logo

Rugrats is an American cartoon series that revolves around a group of toddlers and their baby adventures. It is a television series created by Arlene Klasky, Gábor Csupó, and Paul Germain for the Nickelodeon network. Arlene and Gábor are co-founders of the animation studio, Klasky Csupo. The name of the series is … Read more

The History of Underdog – A Classic Cartoon

the Underdog series logo

Underdog is an American cartoon television series that appeared on air in the year 1964. It broadcasted on the NBC network under the primary sponsorship of General Mills and continued to air until the year 1973. The cartoon series had a total run of 124 episodes. Underdog was Shoeshine Boy’s alter ego. … Read more

The History of Jonny Quest – A Classic Cartoon

Jonny Quest cartoon series logo

We all have loved watching cartoons and animated series as kids. Some of the animated series have even been so phenomenal that they have even been famous among adults. Jonny Quest is one of those cartoons that made quite a name since the launch of its first series. Jonny Quest started as … Read more

The Top Cartoons of the 2000s

As the year and decades roll on, many of us find ourselves nostalgic for the good old days. Most of us long for the carefree time of our childhood, and cartoons are a major part of such memories.  One might feel that getting nostalgic for the cartoons of the 2000s is a … Read more

Top Cartoons of the 90s

Top Cartoons of the 90s

Since cartoons were created, every decade and generation has their own share of awesome shows and cartoons. But we think that ‘90s cartoons are a little bit good than all of the other cartoons. It’s because the decade brought a lot of creativity in the field of animation which produced cartoon masterpieces … Read more

The History of Fat Albert And The Cosby Kids

The History of Fat Albert And The Cosby Kids

Fat Albert and the Cosby Kids is an animated television series that was created by Bill Cosby. The show premiered in 1972 under the production company named Filmation and it ran until 1985. The show is based on Bill Cosby’s childhood memory with his childhood friends. Each episode of Fat Albert has … Read more

Hong Kong Phooey – A Classic Cartoon

Hong Kong Phooey   A Classic Cartoon

Hong Kong Phooey was an animated TV series that was broadcasted on ABC and produced by Hanna-Barbera. It aired from September 7, 1974, to December 21, 1974. Hong Kong Phooey is the secret identity ofthe clownishly and clumsy dog named Penrod Pooch who is working at a police station as a janitor … Read more

The History of He-Man

The History of He Man

He-Man is a character many know and love. Many can remember a time when they were sitting in their room on a Sunday afternoon and reading a comic book about this amazing superhero as he defended the realm of Eternia and the secrets of Castle Grayskull from the evil hands of Skeltor. … Read more

The History of The Jetsons

The History of The Jetsons

Even if The Jetsons only lasted for one season with twenty-four episodes since its debut on September 1962, it still stands as one of the most important pieces of 20th-century futurism. And although more episodes were produced and aired during the 80s, it was still that first season which helped define the … Read more

History of Bugs Bunny

History of Bugs Bunny

Bugs Bunny is the iconic animated cartoon character that we’ve seen in several films and television shows over the last 75 years. He has been featured in more films than any other cartoon character and today, he is the ninth most-portrayed film character in history. He became very popular that even gained … Read more

History of Huckleberry Hound

History of Huckleberry Hound

Huckleberry Hound or also known as Huckis slow moving and slow talking blue hound dog who walks on two legs. He is like a human in a dog’s clothing. He is a well-loved character because of his innate kindness, honesty, and gentleness. But his slow, leisurely pace should not be confused with … Read more

The History of Yogi Bear

The History of Yogi Bear

Do you remember watching the cute little mischievous brown bear that lives In Yellowstone Park every Saturday morning? That’s right, he’s Yogi Bear and he is one of television’s most popular and successful animated characters. And back in the day, he was loved by kids and kids at heart because of his … Read more

Best Bugs Bunny Episodes of All Time

Best Bugs Bunny Episodes of All Time

This anthropomorphic gray and white rabbit named Bugs Bunny is one of the most famous cartoon characters of all time. He was created back in the late 1930s by Leon Schlesinger Productions and he was voiced by the famous voice actor, Mel Blanc. Bugs Bunny is well-known for his starring roles in … Read more

Top Cartoons of the 80s

Top Cartoons of the 80s

The 80s brought about a lot of cartoon fans. For a lot of children back in the day, the 80s was a sacred time in their lives. This was when weekday afternoons and Saturday mornings are filled with amazing and wonderful stories of these animated cartoons which helped shape several young minds. … Read more

Top Cartoons of the 70s

Top Cartoons of the 70s

From the day Disney introduced to us a new medium of entertainment called “animation”, the world has witnessed a surge of different cartoon films that contains a diverse cast of characters. From Mickey Mouse to Bugs Bunny the animation industry has found its stability as a new medium of entertainment. Several cartoons … Read more

Top Cartoons of the 60s

Top Cartoons of the 60s

The 60s animated series surely bought classic characters that remain pop culture icons until today. From a pre-historic family to a family that lives in the future with a robot maid. The cartoons in the 60s really started a new era of television. If you’re feeling a bit nostalgic, then worry no … Read more

Top Cartoons of the 50s

Mighty Mouse

The classic cartoon series in the 1950s were entertaining and ahead of their time. Even if some people think that cartoons are only for kids, the stories and plots of these cartoon series and their characters attracted audiences from all ages. The colorful visuals and crazy antics caught children’s attention, the cartoon’s … Read more

Fun Random Facts About The Simpsons

Fun Random Facts About The Simpsons

Since its first broadcast on December 17, 1989, as a cartoon short on the Tracy Ullman show, The Simpsons now has a total of 30 seasons with 644 episodes and counting. Nobody saw that The Simpsons would be one of the most successful and longest running American sitcoms. And we are here … Read more

Best Cartoons of the 80s

He Man and the Masters of the Universe

Today, watching cartoons is easy as pie. You will just have to take out your iPad or turn on your Smart TV, open Netflix and watch whatever cartoon you want to watch. In most cases, you wouldn’t even have to wait a week to watch another episode. A whole season is uploaded … Read more

Introduction to The Flintstones

Introduction to The Flintstones

What is “The Flintstones”? The Flintstones is an animated 1960s television sitcom that was broadcast on ABC. It was created and produced by William Hanna and Joseph Barbera, who are also the producers of many other famous television shows such as Scooby-Doo, Where Are You! and Tom and Jerry. The Flintstones consists … Read more

Introduction to Scooby Doo

Introduction to Scooby Doo

The Scooby-Doo TV series and its subsequent various formats Scooby-Doo is a very popular American, animated cartoon franchise, consisting of many television series produced from 1969 to present day. The original series in this franchise was called Scooby-Doo, Where Are You!, and was written by Joe Ruby and Ken Spears, and produced … Read more

Introduction to Tom and Jerry

Introduction to Tom and Jerry

“Tom and Jerry” – a favorite for decades Tom and Jerry is a hilarious American Television series that has been running since the 1940s. It has been ranked, as one of the best cartoon series of all time and is one of the longest running cartoon series. Each episode consists of two … Read more