Top 10 Darkest Cartoon Network Episodes

  • Published: 13 February 2019
  • Howdy! Checking out what I considered the darkest episodes of Cartoon Network from the 90's to now. Talking about cartoon network episodes like Steven Universe Change your Mind, adventure time's finale, Teen Titans and such :)
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Comments • 3 771

  • Austin Tatninov
    Austin Tatninov  5 hours back

    I feel like half of this list should be regular show

    • Logan Stewart
      Logan Stewart  2 days back

      5:37 i never knew bowser was hired to voice some monsters! (Btw that sounds like his roar from mario sunshine and luigi's mansion)

      • kshark 12
        kshark 12  5 days back

        I just realized you were using final boss From s&k for the numbering

        • kshark 12
          kshark 12  5 days back

          Dude.. it’s cn. The darkest kids channel around since hit entertainment took over Thomas and friends and turned it down a few dozen

          • Steven Dolce
            Steven Dolce  5 days back

            There were a few PPG episodes you missed such as Knock It Off and Power-Noia.

            • LEGOCATAPULT gaming
              LEGOCATAPULT gaming  2 weeks back

              Change your mind is not the FINALE of SU

              • Nicolaj Vangsgaard
                Nicolaj Vangsgaard  2 weeks back

                I definitely think the Samurai Jack one is the scariest of the bunch. I watch that today as a soon to be 19 year old and i honestly find it more scary than some horror movies that are released today

                • Rainbow Raccoon
                  Rainbow Raccoon  2 weeks back

                  The first time I watched the mask it was 7 am and it made me genuinely emotional

                  • Kason Sharber
                    Kason Sharber  2 weeks back


                    • Kason Sharber
                      Kason Sharber  2 weeks back

                      The fist one is on adult swim it’s not really for kids

                    • master_ beans
                      master_ beans  2 weeks back

                      Where is gumball The Puppet

                      • Nuke Boy
                        Nuke Boy  2 weeks back

                        26:08 what cartoon is that? i used to watch it but i forgot the name and i haven't watched it in YEARS

                        • シMalizan
                          シMalizan  2 weeks back

                          No Gravity Falls? The last phew episodes where wtf

                          • Stevz Create
                            Stevz Create  2 weeks back


                            • Khaleef Andiyan
                              Khaleef Andiyan  2 weeks back


                              • EpicMario YT
                                EpicMario YT  2 weeks back

                                I actually watched The Haunted House on DVD. This is my brother's favorite episode.

                                Edit: it was a rental DVD

                                • Original Lad
                                  Original Lad  2 weeks back

                                  #stevenuniverse episodes

                                  • Jjhn Dryy
                                    Jjhn Dryy  2 weeks back

                                    What about gumball the joy?

                                    • jade harley
                                      jade harley  2 weeks back

                                      5:14 i immediately went "no don't make me cry again"

                                      • single, taken, or forever alone what do u think

                                        The litch episode is the darkest

                                        • Julie Connett
                                          Julie Connett  2 weeks back

                                          Frybo from Steven Universe

                                          • ACuteLittleDeadlySpider

                                            Can someone tell me where to find complete seasons of Steven Universe?

                                            • Denz Draws
                                              Denz Draws  2 weeks back

                                              Maybe robin has a power to see invisible people like the one from miss perigrine's home for peculiar children

                                              • Jowan Freeman
                                                Jowan Freeman  3 weeks back

                                                The best battle would be steveoni vs gogeta what do you think just a question?

                                                • Red Balloon
                                                  Red Balloon  3 weeks back

                                                  I wonder if Ok K.O’s “T.K.O” episode is dark enough to be an honorable mention.

                                                  • Arina Rahotkaia
                                                    Arina Rahotkaia  3 weeks back


                                                    • sai
                                                      sai  3 weeks back

                                                      Why isn’t frybo on here?!

                                                      • Ethan Jeoff
                                                        Ethan Jeoff  3 weeks back

                                                        Tote life was so scary cause how the bears look

                                                        Another comment:

                                                        “Panda is one” ummm bag kids?

                                                        • Orlando Maldonado
                                                          Orlando Maldonado  2 weeks back

                                                          Actually it is how they seem that they have lost their minds

                                                      • Mecatfan
                                                        Mecatfan  3 weeks back

                                                        I thought that coffeehouse episode of we bear bears would be in it

                                                        • Funtime Foxy
                                                          Funtime Foxy  3 weeks back

                                                          Frybo is the scariest thing I have ever saw

                                                          • rainbow sylveon
                                                            rainbow sylveon  3 weeks back

                                                            I hate the 2 episodes of we bear bears when ice bear has coffee and the one were they become bees I hate the coffee one more any way I love the vids keep it up

                                                            • Weird.Cookie :P
                                                              Weird.Cookie :P  3 weeks back

                                                              But in the movie, white diamond is too wholesome

                                                              • CARL Harding
                                                                CARL Harding  3 weeks back

                                                                Of course Steven universe is on here

                                                                • Am Truong
                                                                  Am Truong  3 weeks back

                                                                  Have you ever heard about a lost video from gumball?

                                                                  it is called the grieving
                                                                  its not from cartoon network
                                                                  it’s a game
                                                                  A lot of people are making videos about it
                                                                  some people played it
                                                                  and all the kids from the house,( Gumball Darwin anias )
                                                                  are dead.

                                                                  • Dirpy Cat Kitty Meow Meow

                                                                    3:45 White Diamond the T--Pose Lady

                                                                    • Aiden Scovel
                                                                      Aiden Scovel  3 weeks back

                                                                      I want courage to be my dog.

                                                                      • David Alvaro
                                                                        David Alvaro  3 weeks back

                                                                        knew change your mind would be on the list

                                                                        • teenytinyman 2005
                                                                          teenytinyman 2005  3 weeks back

                                                                          That teen titans episode is like batsman being enjected with the fear gas on batman arkham knight very scary and also a great game

                                                                          • Jaydeejr Ruiz
                                                                            Jaydeejr Ruiz  3 weeks back

                                                                            1:48 jack watch out! its a.

                                                                            • Louie B.
                                                                              Louie B.  3 weeks back

                                                                              #4. - Awww... I didn't get to see that.😭

                                                                              • Alejandro Torres
                                                                                Alejandro Torres  3 weeks back


                                                                                • Moonar Eclipse
                                                                                  Moonar Eclipse  3 weeks back

                                                                                  When I see "Change Your Mind"
                                                                                  Me: NO SHUT UP!!!

                                                                                  *JUST SHUT UP*

                                                                                  • Michael Maughan
                                                                                    Michael Maughan  3 weeks back

                                                                                    I'm on the list on the middle guy on the thumbnail

                                                                                    • Thomas Allen
                                                                                      Thomas Allen  3 weeks back

                                                                                      Courage, you are loved. It never was in vain.

                                                                                      • Gaming Gang
                                                                                        Gaming Gang  3 weeks back

                                                                                        Nichtmare hospital is just kanamari hospital

                                                                                        • Dante playz gamez
                                                                                          Dante playz gamez  4 weeks back

                                                                                          The last one was actually pretty creepy

                                                                                          • Ahmed Mojumder
                                                                                            Ahmed Mojumder  4 weeks back

                                                                                            Mortal recoil From adventure

                                                                                            • Wit Wunsz
                                                                                              Wit Wunsz  4 weeks back

                                                                                              EXTRA THICC