Formulaic toy-inspired series has some good messages, too.
Award-winning '90s series is violent but entertaining.
Magical preschool series with thoughtful physical component.
Cute monster tot teaches kids about feelings, relationships.
Spunky, well-rounded princess celebrates individuality.
Game-driven manga show is more confusing than entertaining.
Saturday morning '90s favorite charming, but a bit violent.
Slapstick and satire has aged well but may bore kids.
Frenetic '80s cult fave with stereotypes hasn't aged well.
Lively show combines great messages, pint-size dress-up fun.
Sweet friendship and cooperation in a gothic setting.
Outstanding anime is more violent than you'd expect.
Violence overshadows positive messages in CGI remake.
Lively series exposes preschoolers to concepts of time.
Fast-paced adventure 'toon is bogged down by marketing ties.
Movie-inspired show has strong relationships, role models.
Clever sibling story has some spooky stuff for kids.
Close friends chase their dreams in high-seas adventure.
CGI enhances the magic of classic friendly characters.
Anti-bullying message in solid trading card anime.
Cute action-packed magical girl anime with romance.
Action toon offers thought-provoking content for tweens.
Fun and action-packed ... for an extended toy commercial.
A strong heroine stars in this textured fantasy series that will appeal to boys and girls alike.
Formulaic anime is violent but interesting.