As the ongoing pandemic hit the whole world, we have so much more free time than we’ve ever had. We all have been searching for new things to spend our time on during the quarantine.
It may seem that we have finished all the content on Netflix, but have you tried cartoons? If you got sicked of series or movies, maybe now it is time to chill and have some fun. So I suggest you take a break from them for a little and go back to your childhood in your adult ways with these cartoons. So, here is a list of 12 Adult Cartoon you must watch on Netflix. Have fun while watching!
The Midnight Gospel
The Midnight Gospel is an adult animated series created by Adventure Time creator Pendleton Ward and comedian Duncan Trussell. It sets actual podcast interviews between Trussell and various guests into fantastic adventures. The cartoon series is about the events the main character encountered while using the universe simulation device in his house. Clancy makes interviews with characters he meets in simulations. These interviews are based on actual interviews, with real audio derived from Trussell’s podcast, The Duncan Trussell Family Hour. The Midnight Gospel gives you the feeling of being exposed to psychedelic images flying behind while you are listening to a radio show. The series gives powerful philosophical messages about existence and more with great use of imagination.
Close Enough is an adult animated sitcom created by J. G. Quintel, who is also the creator of the Emmy(R) Award-winning Regular Show. The series revolves around a married couple with their five-year-old daughter, and their two divorced best friends/roommates. They all live together on the east side of Los Angeles. Close Enough escalates normal domestic crises from our daily lives in surreal, often science-fictional, ways. With its unique characters and funny interactions, the series flows in laughter.
Final Space is an animated space opera comedy-drama series created by Olan Rogers. The cartoon revolves around a silly space prisoner, Gary Goodspeed’s extremely enjoyable adventures with his alien companion Mooncake. As they travel the galaxy, we watch them trying to solve the mystery of the final space. The series is not only entertaining but also manages to touch our hearts with its extremely emotional and dramatic scenes. Final Spaces also manages to leave sad smiles on our faces sometimes.
Disenchantment is an adult fantasy animated sitcom created by Matt Groening. The cartoon revolves around Bean, who is the Princess of the fantasy world of Dreamland. The misadventures of rebellious alcoholic Princess are being accompanied by her feisty elf companion Elfo, and her personal demon Luci. She finds herself battling with her companions to save her kingdom, even if she has no intention of fitting into the royal mold actually. Disenchantment will medicine your depressed quarantine mood while referring to the constant alternation of reason and logic between good and evil. The series has currently 3 seasons for now on Netflix, here is the first season’s trailer down below.
Trailer Park Boys: The Animated Series
Trailer Park Boys: The Animated Series is an animated series created by John Paul Tremblay, Robb Wells, and Mike Smith. The cartoon is a spin-off and sequel to the 2001 television mockumentary comedy series, Trailer Park Boys. The cartoon has been carried on from the Season 12 finale from the original series.
The story revolves around Sunnyvale Trailer Park residents Ricky, Julian, and Bubbles trying to make money through petty crimes while avoiding the police. Their schemes were complicated by the park’s vindictive alcoholic supervisor Jim Lahey and his partner, Randy. And now, they are all back as cartoons. So it’s great news especially for those who were also fans of Trailer Park Boys. But even if you haven’t watched the original series, you still can have a lot of fun without any confusion while you are watching. You even might want to see the origin series later, who knows. It has two seasons on Netflix for now, and more is yet to come we hope.
Rick and Morty
Rick and Morty is an adult animated science fiction sitcom created by Justin Roiland and Dan Harmon. It seems to have cliché characters at first, but it proves that it is not soon enough. In Rick and Morty, we witness an active use of the imagination which is actually scattered freely with its unique characters. And they also make extremely brilliant references. By the ways of reflecting the subjects or cliches they take as a reference, they are able to make us both think and laugh with their mocking.
The cartoon revolves around the adventures of the members of the Smith household. The household consists of parents Jerry and Beth, their children Summer and Morty, and Beth’s father, Rick Sanchez, who lives with them as a guest. And the adventures of Rick and Morty take place across an infinite number of realities. They travel to other planets and dimensions through portals and Rick’s flying car. The cartoon has 4 seasons streaming on Netflix now for you to catch if you still haven’t started watching!
F is for Family
F Is for Family centers on an Irish-American family in the mid-1970s. It is an adult animated streaming series created by Bill Burr and Michael Price. This dysfunctional suburban Irish-American family lives in the fictional town of Rustvale, Pennsylvania. One of the good things about the series, which reflects the 70’s America quite well, is also it has a plot continuity that we are not used to seeing in such animations lately. We can say that F is for Family similar to The Simpsons, Family Guy, and American Dad mold with a loving but flawed dad and a mum who could do better, and kids that always belong to the weird crows. So it’s a very high-quality animation that tells stories from life, sometimes includes drama but is also very entertaining. F is Family has 4 seasons on Netflix for now.
Paradise PD is an animated sitcom. Waco O’Guin and Roger Black created the cartoon series for Netflix. The cartoon revolves around a small-town police department where crime is rampant and the police are seriously incompetent. It’s a sharp cartoon that is outside the mainstream and has apparently more going on under the surface than is obvious. The cartoon makes you laugh quite by giving messages in its own absurd ways. Paradise PD has 2 seasons on Netflix for now.
Big Mouth is an adult animated coming-of-age sitcom created by Family Guy writer Andrew Goldberg. The cartoon revolves around the lives of teenagers’ own experiences in suburban New York. Big Mouth gives you the chance to dive into tough issues such as puberty, masturbation, and what to do when you get sexually aroused at the wrong moment. And it does it very amusing. Big Mouth never falls over the thin rope that it walked on. It is because that the show is talking about sensitive subjects by stressing them from all sides and showing all real kinds of perversions clearly, which is really hard, and they do it very well. All 4 seasons are available on Netflix for you to watch.
Hoops is an adult animated sitcom created by Ben Hoffman. The cartoon is about a hot-headed, foul-mouthed high school basketball coach Ben Hopkins. Ben thinks turning around his God-awful team will take him to the ‘big leagues’ and turn his miserable life around. Hoops keeps your smile on your face but it also manages to upset you sometimes surprisingly. It has one season, for now, that you can watch on Netflix.
BoJack Horseman is an adult animated tragicomedy sitcom created by Raphael Bob-Waksberg. The cartoon is in an alternate world where humans and anthropomorphic animals live side by side. The main character BoJack Horseman is a washed-up star of the 1990s sitcom Horsin’ Around. His old-sitcom centered around a young bachelor horse trying to raise three human children who had been orphaned. And now, he is living in relative obscurity in his Hollywood Hills mansion as he tries a monumental comeback to celebrity once he had. On the other hand, his addiction to drugs, alcohol, and recklessness are among the other problems he is trying to deal with. Unlike most cartoons, BoJack continues struggling with the funny problems that happened to him where the previous episode left off just like other normal series. The cartoon series has 6 seasons streaming on Netflix now.
“When Lisa Tepes, beloved wife of Vlad Tepes AKA Dracula is acused of witchcraft and burned at the stake by an overzealous bishop, Dracula declares war on the people of Wallachia and unleashes an army of murderous demonic creatures from hell. Luckily, Trevor Belmont, last survivor of the Belmont clan, a disgraced family known for hunting all kinds of monsters, is still in town and agrees to take the fight to the lord of vampires.”
Tuca and Bertie
“This is an animated comedy series about the friendship between two 30-year-old bird women who live in the same apartment building: Tuca (Tiffany Haddish), a cocky, care-free toucan, and Bertie (Ali Wong), an anxious, daydreaming songbird.”