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The Vore's TV staff selects the top best animation TV series of 2017 on TV, DVD or Netflix. Are Akira Toriyama, Michael Dante DiMartino & Bryan Konietzko our new Animation genre creators?
Most animations are of course mainly for children, especially when it comes to television. In fact many of the feature films by Disney or Pixar are getting their TV adaption in the upcoming years. Think of movies like Big Hero Six, Tangled and Cloudy with a chance of Meatballs.
Animation genre statistics
Animation 2017 Genre popularity Genre ranking #26 Familiar faces Masako Nozawa, Masakazu Morita & Hiromi Tsuru Trending shows Dragon Ball Super: Doragon bôru cho, Rick and Morty & Gravity Falls
Amount of genre shows per year from 2010 to 2017
86 animation TV series scheduled for release this year.
Although it all started with cartoons, the majority of tv shows out today are not animated. Nonetheless, a large amount of new shows is in fact still animated. Around 375 a year.
2017 releases - most anticipated titles to watch Duck tales (18-1-2017 | Disney XD)
Scrooge McDuck and his three nephews are getting a new TV adaptation about their adventures for wealth and treasure around the world. The classic story remains just as fun now as it was then.
Creator Matt Youngberg Starring Tony Anselmo, Beck Bennett, Kate Micucci Themes animation, comic book, Country United States Tangled (18-1-2017 | Disney Channel)
The adventures Rapunzel & Flynn Rider continue with all new stories written for Tangled the TV series.
Creator Shane Prigmore, Chris Sonnenburg Starring Adewale Akinnuoye-Agbaje, Diedrich Bader & Jonathan Banks, Themes animation, family, fantasy, Big Hero 6: The Series (18-1-2017 | Disney XD)
The film turned into a series. There are even rumors that Tadashi might return.
Creator Mark McCorkle & Bob Schooley Themes science fiction, Best animation TV series on Netflix or DVD in 2017
Best animation TV series out on DVD, Bluray or VOD (Netflix, Amazon).
Rick and Morty (Since 2-12-2013 , Season: 2 - Adult Swim) The tales of an extraordinary scientist and his weird family relations.
Creator Dan Harmon & Justin Roiland Starring Justin Roiland, Chris Parnell & Spencer Grammer Similar tv shows Futurama, Bob's Burgers Themes science, adventure, animation, Keywords absurd, funny, futuristic, nonsensical, Country United States Rating Buy/stream it / Amazon / Netflix iTunes Avatar: the Last Airbender (Since 21-2-2005 , Season: 3 - Nickelodeon) In a world full of war, a young boy tries to fulfill his journey to become an avatar - the savior of the Earth.
Creator Michael Dante DiMartino & Bryan Konietzko Starring Zach Tyler, Mae Whitman & Jack De Sena Similar tv shows The Legend of Korra Themes combat, good versus evil, heroism, action, adventure, animation, Keywords action-packed, authentic, clever, well-designed, Country United States Rating Buy/stream it / Amazon / Netflix iTunes Hagane no renkinjutsushi (Since 9-4-2009 , Season: 1 - Bones Studios) Based on the Japanese manga series, Hagane no renkinjutsushi (Fullmetal Alchemist) follows the two brothers in search of a Philosoper's Stone.
Creator Hiromu Arakawa Starring Kent Williams, Iemasa Kayumi & Vic Mignogna Similar tv shows Death Note: Desu nôto, Hagane no renkinjutsushi Themes grieving, life, survival, travelling, action, adventure, animation, Keywords action-packed, adventurous, futuristic, surreal, thrilling, Country Japan Rating Buy/stream it / Amazon Netflix Gravity Falls (Since 15-6-2012 , Season: 2 - Disney XD) Two twins move in with their uncle in Gravity Falls, where they find themselves confronted with astonishing mysteries.
Creator Alex Hirsch Starring Jason Ritter, Alex Hirsch & Kristen Schaal Similar tv shows The Amazing World of Gumball Add to Watchlist Next » The Amazing World of Gumball Themes childhood, discovery, holidays, adventure, animation, Keywords adorable, adventurous, charming, funny, Country United States Rating Buy/stream it / Amazon / Netflix iTunes Archer (Since 17-9-2009 , Season: 7 - FX) A really good series about a spy who's good at is job, but not very competent in dealing with the women in his life.
Creator Adam Reed Starring H. Jon Benjamin, Judy Greer & Amber Nash Similar tv shows Rick and Morty Themes espionage, action, animation, Keywords action-packed, authentic, clever, dramatic, exciting, Country United States Rating Buy/stream it / Amazon / Netflix iTunes Recent 2016 shows
Good animation TV series that did not make the decade list
Dragon Ball Super: Doragon bôru cho (Since 5-7-2015 , Season: 1 - Fuji TV)
The never-ending adventures of Goku - new worlds, new warriors, new fights.
Creator Akira Toriyama ( Dragon Ball Z, Dragon Ball & Dragon Ball Z Kai ) Starring Masako Nozawa, Masakazu Morita & Hiromi Tsuru Similar tv shows Dragonball Z, Dragon Ball Themes combat, extraterrestial life, good versus evil, action, adventure, animation, Keywords action-packed, entertaining, unpredictable, Country Japan Buy/stream it / Amazon Netflix