Waking up at 8 a.m. just to watch your favorite cartoon. Nostalgic, right? We all have been there, and done that! Cartoons were the best and most integral part of our childhood. Some of you might still be at that age.
Who says cartoons are only meant for kids? Cartoons help the brain activate that core memory that has been buried deep. It gives us a deep sense of pleasure and happiness.
Cartoon Network was an intrinsic part of our daily routine. With some really good cartoons and animations, they have left a deep and long-lasting impression on our lives. It’s a hustle to find all the episodes and seasons. Worry not!
We have found some of the free sites to watch cartoons. Keep reading to know them.
Why should we watch cartoons?
A study conducted by UPV/EHU’s Department of Evolutionary Psychology and Education has stated that watching cartoons helps children with both psychological and personality development.
They have stated that watching cartoons helps children with narrative skill development, reception, memory, processing, comprehension, and making conclusions based on them.
As for the adults, they can help with refreshment, releasing the stress, light entertainment, a good pastime, and sometimes take them down memory lane.
Where to watch cartoons? (Sites)
Finding sites to watch cartoons for free can be tricky at times. There are a lot of sites that are clickbait and loaded with viruses. One needs to be careful while choosing a site.
Before starting, let’s get some facts straight.
- Always go for sites that provide a high video quality.
- Avoid sites that ask for your personal details.
- Avoid such sites that open 2-3 pop-ups with a single click.
- Make sure the site has all the genres available.
- YouTube: Yes you heard that right! YouTube has a plethora of cartoons. From the latest to the most iconic ones, you can find it all here.
- WCOForever: It is a good site to watch cartoons as the page does not redirect to any clickbait site. They have a good search feature and all the genres are available with sub and dub options.
- Cartoon Network HQ– This is the official Cartoon Network where you can watch clips of iconic and amazing cartoons for free. The site also has some great features like free games, fun videos to watch, and many more. The site is also free from ads.
- Toon Jet: The interface will give you a very nostalgic vibe. The site is free and loaded with all the amazing cartoons. You can log in or register to keep track of your watch history.
- Super Cartoons: If you are a millennial, looking for some cartoons to watch, this might be the best site for you. It’s like finding a gem. The site has numerous old cartoons in good picture quality and ad-free.
- WB Kids Go: It is the official site of WB. The site is full of cartoons that have been produced by WB. The best thing about this site is that it is free and has no annoying ads.
- WatchCartoonsOnline: It is a great site to watch cartoons in both sub and dub form. The quality of the videos are good.
Some famous Cartoons for Millenials & GenZ
Millennial? Need some good cartoon suggestions? Here you go!
- Spongebob Square Pants: A sponge living under the sea that too in a pineapple house! It can’t get any more wild, right! Spongebob is one of the best cartoons with fun characters. The imagination of this cartoon was on the next level. All the episodes are fun with a very fun and catchy intro song.
- Courage the cowardly dog: Everyone wished to have a dog like Courage after watching the cartoon. With lots of adventures and mishappenings, this cartoon has a permanent position in everyone’s heart.
- Ed, Edd & Eddie: This cartoon was absolutely cool. With 3 funky main characters who are teenagers, the stories are fun and full of laughter. The stupidity of the characters is adorable.
- Tom & Jerry: With numerous seasons and versions, This cartoon remains unbeatable till date. The bittersweet relationship between Tom and Jerry is adorable and funny at the same time. All the episodes are equally captivating and fun to watch.
- Dexter Laboratories: The iconic duo Dexter and his sister is perhaps the best at representing the relationship between the siblings. With a small kid making inventions, that are actually smart, is a perfect cartoon for a budding mind.
Suggestions(for Him & Her)
Here are our top picks:
Where to watch anime
A lot of us prefer anime over cartoons and that’s alright. We found some good sites to watch anime without paying and irrelevant ads. Here you go!
- Crunchyroll: The site offers almost all the latest as well as the old anime. The site is free and easily accessible. The site offers an amazing collection of merchandise.
- 9anime: The interface is clean and non-confusing. The videos are of the best quality and options for dub as well as sub are available.
- Gogoanime: It is one of the most popular sites to watch anime. The video quality is good, there are few ads and the sub and dub options are also available.
- Kissanime: The site offers almost all genres of anime. The streaming quality is good. There are low to medium ads.
- MasterAni: This site offers premium anime for free. The streaming quality is good and the pop-up pages are low. There are a lot of options when it comes to categories.
We hope you found some of the best sites to watch free cartoons and anime.
We also listed some of the best cartoons for you.
Never continue with a site that seems shady or is asking for personal information.
We hope that you relive your childhood through these cartoons
- Is watching cartoons harmful for my kids?
No, watching cartoons can help with the all-round development of your kid.
- Do the free sites ask for my number?
No, the site which claims to be free asks for no personal details.
- I am unable to use the above-mentioned sites.
Some of the sites might be non-functional in some countries. Check for the availability of that site.
- The site is available in my country, but I still can’t use it.
Try using a VPN.
- Is watching cartoons from such sites harmful to my device?
No. However, be careful while browsing. Some sites might redirect you to a different page which might infest your device with a virus.
- Are anime and cartoons the same?
No, anime is made in Japan exclusively.
- Can I watch cartoons on Netflix?
Yes, you can but Netflix is a paid site.