Japanese anime characters aren’t the only cartoons that get awesome cosplays; American animated series get lots of love, too! Cartoon Network, Nickelodeon, MTV, Comedy Central, and many more TV channels all have kids and adult cartoons unique to America, and you certainly can’t skip over the fact that there are some awesome cosplays of the cartoons they’ve aired throughout the decades. From newer series like Adventure Time, Archer, Steven Universe, and Gravity Falls, to animated classics like Rugrats, Danny Phantom, Courage the Cowardly Dog, and Invader Zim, you bet your butt cosplayers have found a way to bring these cartoons to life.
Check out these awesome cosplayers dressed as American cartoon characters. This list is full of the most stunning and authentic cartoon cosplays, so vote up the ones you think are the very best and down the ones you think don’t do the character as much justice as they deserve.
Kinpatsu-Cosplay makes a stunning Raven from Teen Titans!
Simon and Marcy
This Freaky Fred cosplay (xtcfarhan) from Cartoon Network’s Courage the Cowardly Dog is just as creepy as it is awesome.
Hanari502 is this awesomely accurate Peridot from Steven Universe!
Wendy and Soos
These Wendy (Tenori-Tiger) and Soos cosplays from Disney Channel’s Gravity Falls are awesome! Photo taken by Aku.
Obsessive, unibrowed Helga Pataki from Nickelodeon’s Hey Arnold! is the cosplayer Feli, taken by Kak-Tam-Ee!
Dan Phantom, a.k.a. Dark Danny
Kouji Alone as full-ghost Danny Phantom (Dark Danny) from Danny Phantom.
Tooth Fairy and Jorgen von Strangle
Angelica and Susie
This Toot from Drawn Together is brought to life in all of her black-and-white glory by Greed29.
The Cast of Archer
The main cast of Archer, with Sterling Malory Archer (Strike), Lana Kane (Aerial), Malory Archer (Hope), Cyril Figgis (Wayne), Dr. Krieger (Luke), Ray Gillette (Hybrid_Twist), Conway Stern (Darryl), Cheryl Tunt (Hikaru-Jan), Dr. Krieger’s virtual girlfriend (the-sushi-monster), and Barry Dylan (Ken-Eden), taken by Cosplay Photographers.
Cartman from the South Park episode “The Coon” is played perfectly by ritsuko-chan.
This cosplay of Bojack Horseman from the Netflix Original Series Bojack Horseman by TECHNICOLOUR comes complete with pizza boxes.
Blossom, Bubbles, and Buttercup