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Cartoon Characters

Top 15 Ugly Cartoon Characters in 2023

Ugly Cartoon Characters

Cartoons are something that everyone enjoys especially young teens and kids. Some shows have decent cartoon character designs that look quite like humans. Whereas some shows purposefully create ugly cartoon characters with out-of-proportion physical characteristics.

The best part about cartoons is that to enjoy a certain show the characters do not necessarily have to be pretty or handsome. In fact, there are some shows out there that purposely draw their characters as ridiculous and as ugly as possible.

Watching characters that appear a bit different and quirky is often more fun since it leads to more hilarious situations. 

In this article, we are going to look at 15 of the ugliest cartoon characters from different shows. We are certain you will enjoy this list of ugly but fun cartoon characters.

15 Ugly Cartoon Characters Names

  • Dr. Two Brains
  • Peppermint Patty
  • Gargamel
  • Mr. Crocker
  • Herbert The Pervert
  • Beavis and Butthead
  • Wile. E. Coyote
  • Mr. Mackey
  • Squidward Tentacles
  • Rocky and Bullwinkle
  • Sideshow Bob
  • Ben and Stimpy
  • Olive Oyl
  • Edna Mode
  • Courage the Cowardly Dog

1. Dr. Two Brains

Dr. Two Brains
Source: Pinterest

This character belongs to the show WordGirl. He is a quirky scientist who gets merged with an evil rodent as a result of a failed experiment. He appears similar to an albino mouse with brown eyebrows.

His lab coat is frayed, his hair is messier than they need to be, and his front teeth are quite big. Moreover, the character has only one objective and that is to go to any length to get as much cheese as possible. The character is really fun to watch, and kids just love his mean attitude to get what he wants.

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2. Peppermint Patty

Peppermint Patty
Source: SheKnows

This character has medium-length hair with weirdly cut front bangs. The nose is quite big and there are visible freckles on the cheek that are quite hard to ignore.

So, even though the character is a girl, however, she rarely dresses like one. She has all the qualities of a typical tomboy. She wears a green half-sleeved shirt with black stripes on it. The character is a little dim-witted and lazy which makes it so much fun.

3. Gargamel

Source: Carbon Costume

This ugly character cartoon is from the show The Smurfs. This wizard is the meanest and the evilest character ever. The character has rotten teeth, and his back is stooped. His hands and legs are quite thin and hir hairline is quite far which makes him look practically bald.

Further, the character is the sworn enemy of the smurfs whose main goal is to eliminate, devour, or turn the victims into gold. So, this is what this show revolves around.

4. Mr. Crocker

Mr. Crocker
Source: Twitter

This character belongs to the list of ugly animated characters for a number of reasons. The character has a nerdy appearance with a hunched back and ears on his neck. 

He has horrible teeth, and his glasses appear to rest on the back of his head. Further, this lonely guy believes firmly that fairies exist since he had fairy godparents when he was young. 

So, he comes up with genius ingestions to locate and capture fairies but ends up getting defeated by the protagonists every single time.

5. Herbert The Pervert

Herbert The Pervert
Source: Youtube

This disgusting character belongs to the series “The Family Guy”. This ugly cartoon character has a long nose that falls below its lips at times. His front teeth are visible while the rest are decayed due to old age.

Herbert only has hair on his brows and the back of his head. Further, this perverted character appears in various episodes and is always seen to be after young kids. So, the show has a lot of twists and turns that keep you on your toes throughout the runtime.

There are several episodes featuring this guy which fans just adore though viewer discretion is still advised to watch the show.

6. Beavis and Butthead

Beavis and Butthead
Source: Los Angeles Times

Both of these characters are extremely hideous. These socially awkward teenage guys review music videos, TV shows, and other things from pop culture in their own disgusting way.

These characters have weirdly shaped jaws, and extremely small eyes on big heads. Their physique is quite thin and pale which adds more to their ugliness. These characters live for rock/metal music and their views on contemporary pop culture are really worth considering.

7. Wile. E. Coyote

Wile. E. Coyote
Source: slate

This is another fun ugly cartoon character male that appears in the show the loony tunes. He is the biggest nemesis of the roadrunner, and his main objective is to catch this bird and eat him for dinner.

Wile. E. Coyote has yellow eyes and a purple nose that extends outwards. His one tooth remains barely out like a vampire. Moreover, he is emaciated but quick on his feet. So, this is one of the reasons why people love this character, for the genius schemes that he uses to catch his target.

8. Mr. Mackey

Mr. Mackey
Source: Screen Rant

Mr. Makcey is another ugly character that has extremely thin black hair. He has a large head shaped like a balloon. His pointed nose and weirdly shaped dimples at the end of his mouth make him look extremely disgusting.

So, the character is really interesting to watch in fact he is among the very few relatively level-headed characters in the entire south park show. No matter how he looks, fans love his personality and admire him a lot.

9. Squidward Tentacles

Squidward Tentacles
Source: CharacTour

This character with long nose belongs to the extremely popular show called SpongeBob Square pants. This greenish octopus has purple suction cups at the end of its tentacles.

He has six limbs two of which he uses as arms and the remaining as legs. Squidward walks with a distinct squelching noise due to his suction cups dragging on the floor. 

Moreover, he has a drooping nose, a skinny body, and a large cranium. The character is rude, grumpy, egotistical, and a bit sadistic.

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10. Rocky and Bullwinkle

Rocky and Bullwinkle
Source: Rotoscopers

This cartoon show is about a squirrel and a moose who have opposite natures which often leads to different hilarious situations. The squirrel is extremely small but fat and has a big head. Its front teeth stay outside its mouth at all times.

The moose has weird-shaped horns and a really fat, big nose. His head is small with a small amount of hair coming out of it. 

11. Sideshow Bob

Sideshow Bob
Source: Polygon

This Simpsons character has extremely large feet which he can fold in order to disguise himself when needed. He is tall but disgustingly thin and has palm tree-shaped curly red hair.

So, this ugly cartoon character boy has a tattooed body which makes him look a little intimidating. He is a bit of a snob and a psychopath who can go to any length in pursuit of his goals. He is ruthless, and coldblooded unlike most of the characters from the show.

12. Ben and Stimpy

Ben and Stimpy
Source: NME

This show is based on a psychotic chihuahua and a dimwitted cat. The cat has a big blue nose, and its hand and feet are shaped like balls. The neck of the animal is not visible, and he just has a big torse that is connected with his head.

So, Stimpy is scrawny, pale, and aesthetic. He has an extremely frail body. Moreover, he has weird pink ears and a flat nose that makes him look really disgusting but kids still love him all the same.

13. Olive Oyl

Olive Oyl
Source: Costume Wall

This ugly character girl has a round head with very small pea-like eyes and a nose. She wears her hair in a weird shape. She has thin arms with extremely big hands.

The character has a long tube-like neck which makes her look really ugly. The feet of the character is also pretty big which she covers using big brown boots.

14. Edna Mode

Edna Mode
Source: Entertainment Weekly

She is an ugly cartoon character girl with glasses that are way big for her eyes and even head. She has a short stature and wears weird designer clothes that make her look even smaller.

Her weird bob-cut hair extends out to her shoulders. Her head is way big for a neck that small. She has normal legs, but her feet are way too small in proportion to the rest of her body.

15. Courage the Cowardly Dog

Courage the Cowardly Dog
Source: Syfy

Courage is an extremely cowardly pink character who walks using only two of its feet. He has two thin black ears that rest on the top of his head and his hands and feet are too small and look like two plus signs.

So, Courage has a torso shaped like a bean and an extremely small height. Still, people love him for his courage and the ability to deal with unending nerve-wracking events.

Final Thoughts

So, these are some of the most well-known ugly cartoon characters that have garnered much attention from fans all over the world. We really hope you have enjoyed this article and the characters that we listed here.

Most of these characters are fun to watch and we urge you to check these out whenever you have some free time. We are certain you will find these worth your while.

Meet Steve Fletcher, a seasoned wordsmith specializing in the captivating realms of cartoons, anime, and celebrity culture. With a background in the Entertainment Industry, Steve seamlessly blends humor and depth to breathe life into characters and unveil the compelling stories of iconic personalities. From animated wonderlands to the real-life drama of stars, Steve crafts narratives that resonate and entertain, making every tale a captivating journey.