The BEST Episodes of Animaniacs
Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!
Last Updated: Jan 11, 2022
Network: Fox Kids
The two Warner Brothers Yakko and Wakko and their Warner sister Dot had been created in the 1930's, but their cartoons were too screwy for the general public to handle. The three Warners were locked up in the studio water tower until they escaped in the 90's. There, they run wild, causing chaos everywhere!
#1 - Hello Nurse
Season 3 - Episode 40 - Aired Feb 24, 1996
Wakko sings a song about Hello Nurse.
#2 - This Pun For Hire
Season 3 - Episode 18 - Aired Nov 4, 1995
In a parody of The Maltese Falcon and film-noir, the Warners (as detectives) search and protect a mysterious statue from several suspicious characters.
#3 - Don't Tread On Us
Season 3 - Episode 23 - Aired Nov 11, 1995
Thomas Jefferson writes the Declaration Of Independance. Brain writes up a Declaration of Obedience and hopes to switch it with Jefferson's declaration.
#4 - What Is That?
Season 7 - Episode 26 - Aired Nov 5, 2021
The Warners don't know what something is.
#5 - Mouse Madness
Season 7 - Episode 27 - Aired Nov 5, 2021
Brain rigs a college basketball tournament.
#6 - Our Final Space Cartoon, We Promise
Season 3 - Episode 36 - Aired Feb 3, 1996
The Warners wake up from suspended animation in a spaceship in a parody of 2001: A Space Odyssey.
#7 - Oh Say Can You See?
Season 3 - Episode 29 - Aired Jan 27, 1996
The Flame watches Francis Scott Key write The Star Spangled Banner during the War of 1812.
#8 - Reichenbrain Falls
Season 7 - Episode 31 - Aired Nov 5, 2021
Brain's plan to take over the ISS is foiled by an old adversary.
#9 - The Longest Word
Season 7 - Episode 20 - Aired Nov 5, 2021
The Warners fight over who knows the longest word.
#10 - Fake Medicines
Season 7 - Episode 29 - Aired Nov 5, 2021
The Warners review a prescription medication.
#11 - Puppet Rulers
Season 1 - Episode 98 - Aired Nov 12, 1993
In 1954, Pinky and the Brain are kept in the home of Albert Einstein. They watch television and see a puppet show named "The Meany and Treacle Show". When the show announces that it is looking for new puppets, the two mice mail themselves to the show. They pretend to be puppets and grow enormously popular. They freeze themselves in cryogenic capsules and emerge forty years later. They arrange a pirate broadcast asking all their no adult fans to send them gifts. Unfortunately all their fans felt abandoned by them when they disappeared the show. They send Pinky and the Brain their therapy bills instead.
#12 - Mindy in Wonderland
Season 4 - Episode 21 - Aired Nov 16, 1996
Buttons tries to protect Mindy in a "Alice In Wonderland" world.
#13 - No Face Like Home
Season 1 - Episode 159 - Aired May 16, 1994
Skippy goes to a plastic surgery and country club to visit his Aunt Slappy who is getting plastic surgery so she can launch her cartoon comeback and compete with the younger cartoon stars. One of her old nemesis finds out she's there and attempts to botch up her surgery - with little success!
#14 - The Prisoner's Dilemma
Season 7 - Episode 36 - Aired Nov 5, 2021
Pinky and Brain are mousenapped by another supervillain.
#15 - Run Pinky Run
Season 7 - Episode 8 - Aired Nov 5, 2021
Pinky needs to get money to save Brain, and fast.
#16 - Testimonials
Season 1 - Episode 60 - Aired Oct 21, 1993
Several old-time movie stars talk about their encounters with the Warners and how Milton Berle never really liked them.
#17 - Lookit the Fuzzy Heads
Season 1 - Episode 158 - Aired May 16, 1994
Dr. Scratchansniff has a new patient, and to the Warners's horror, it's Elmyra! Luckily, they're eventually able to get rid of her... with a little help from Buttons and Mindy (mostly Mindy).
#18 - 80's Cats
Season 7 - Episode 42 - Aired Nov 5, 2021
The Warners take on a Thundercats look.
#19 - Targeted Ads
Season 7 - Episode 32 - Aired Nov 5, 2021
The Warners cue up some targeted ads.
#20 - Starbox and Cindy
Season 7 - Episode 33 - Aired Nov 5, 2021
Starbox fails to escape Cindy during bath time.
#21 - Star Truck
Season 3 - Episode 19 - Aired Nov 4, 1995
The Warners are beamed onto their favorite old sci-fi show, where they cause chaos to the crew and introduce the engineer to doughnuts.
#22 - Little Drummer Warners
Season 1 - Episode 122 - Aired Dec 6, 1993
The Warner's travel to Bethlehem to witness the Nativity and sing a song.
#23 - When Mice Ruled The Earth
Season 1 - Episode 114 - Aired Nov 23, 1993
The year is 1895 and Pinky and the Brain are being kept in the laboratory of H.G. Wells. Brain builds a time machine because he wants to go back in time to keys moment in mouse evolution in order to change them and make mice the dominant form of life on Earth. When he returns to the present he hopes to be proclaimed the leader of the planet. Brain heads back in time and after a number of problems manages to teach mice how to make fire. When he returns to the present, he discovers that mice are the dominant form of life on the planet. Unfortunately, all the mice act like Pinky.
#24 - Spellbound
Season 1 - Episode 94 - Aired Nov 10, 1993
In 1194, Pinky and the Brain are being kept in Merlin's laboratory in Camelot. When Merlin goes out for a snack. Brain tries to take over the world using a magic spell. Pinky gathers all the components but loses a dragon's toenail. Pinky and the Brain must go on a quest to get another toenail. Using a magic wand the recover the toenail, but the dragon chases them all the way back to Camelot. Brain uses the dragon's toenail in the spell but as he recites it Pinky distracts him. Brain's head is turned into cheese.
#25 - Wakko's America
Season 1 - Episode 45 - Aired Oct 11, 1993
In a Jeopardy style game in the teacher's classroom, Wakko has to name the 50 states and their capitals. He sings an enitre song with everything right but he forgets to answer in the form of a question.