Cartoons have been around for ages now. They have brought laughter and joy to adults and children all over the globe.
Throughout the years, many cartoons have developed cult followings and deep, rich lore surrounding them. As such, it is the perfect topic for your next trivia game night.
1. Which famous Japanese cartoon features Ash Ketchum as the starring character?
A: PokemonB: DigimonC: BakuganD: Medabots
2. Which of these 90s cartoons features a wallaby as its star?
A: Invader ZimB: KablamC: Rockos Modern LifeD: Down Under Toons
3. Which cartoon series was nearly cancelled due to an episode causing seizures in hundreds of children?
A: SupermanB: NarutoC: Dragon Ball ZD: Pokemon
4. Which of these cartoon series are NOT part of the DC universe?
A: Batman: The Animated SeriesB: SpidermanC: Superman: The Animated SeriesD: The Zeta Project
5. Who was the main antagonist of the Rocky and Bullwinkle show?
A: ShermanB: Snidely WhiplashC: Mr. PeabodyD: Boris Badenov
6. What is the name of the uncle in the Addams Family cartoon?
A: Uncle FesterB: Uncle SteinC: Uncle MunsterD: Thing
7. What is Darkwing Duck's real name?
A: Mallard PhilmoreB: Drake MallardC: Plucky DuckD: Mysterio
8. What was the last name of Grandpa Brois from the Rugrats?
A: KrakhauerB: KropotkinC: KleinD: Karmichael
9. True or False: Pokemon is an older franchise than Yu-Gi-Oh.
10. True or False: The oldest cartoon was released all the way back in 1908.
Now that you have taken (and probably passed...right?) my quiz. Here are some cool cartoon facts that you likely did not know!
Fantasmagorie is considered to be the first cartoon ever made. It was created back in 1908 by a French artist
by the name of Émile Cohl.
Also in 1908, the first Model T vehicle was sold by Ford. Quite an eventful year for innovation.
No other cartoon character can be seen on the Hollywood Walk of Fame. Mickey is probably the most
recognizable figure in all of cartoon history.
He has been featured in movies, T.V. shows, and made countless cameos through
The longest running cartoon in history is actually Sazae-san. As the name would suggest, it's an
animated series from Japan.
He has been featured in movies, and T.V. shows and made countless cameos through
Disney affiliated shows.
The story centers around a woman named Sazae and her many adventures. The series has been running since 1969
making it by far the longest-running animated series around.
Back in the 90s the Pokemon anime was bigger than Bill Clinton's scandals.
The anime was great and the games were even better.
However, one episode caused around 600 children to be rushed to the hospital
due to epileptic seizures. The seizures were caused by a scene in which Team Rocket with
a giant Porygon with lasers.
The resulting explosions sent off flashing lights that induced photosensitive epileptic
seizures. Pokemon went on hiatus for a while but came back and continues running today.