Disney’s Gravity Falls ended in 2016, and there’s a Mystery Shack sized hole in our hearts. Which ten shows should you watch next?
Gravity Falls is an animated Disney Channel series that aired from 2012 through 2016. The series follows twins Dipper and Mabel who was recently sent to the mysterious town of Gravity Falls to live with their quirky great-uncle Stan. The two of them are tasked with helping Grunkle Stan run his tourist trap, The Mystery Shack. What seems like it’s going to be a dull summer of helping Stan quickly becomes more interesting when these twins realize that there’s something strange going on in Gravity Falls.
Anyone who has seen this series will know that Gravity Falls is much more than a simple kids’ cartoon. Although it’s definitely appealing to the younger audiences, it’s also a lot of fun for adults to watch and the fun plot and unique storylines make the series appealing to people of all ages. Since Gravity Falls ended in 2016, viewers are left with no new episodes in the adventures of Mable and Dipper and are forced to just re-watch their old favorites. Luckily, there are a lot of other shows that are just as fun to watch and would appeal to any Gravity Falls fan.
Star Vs. The Forces Of Evil
Star vs. the Forces of Evil is an animated series that aired on the Disney Channel from 2015 through 2019 for a total of four seasons. The series follows a magical princess named Star who, on her 14th birthday, receives a magic wand. Unfortunately, Star proves pretty quickly that she’s not ready for that kind of power and her parents end up sending her to Earth where there’s no magic so she can grow up a little.
After landing on Earth, Star moves in with the Diaz family and befriends their son, Marco. Together, Star and Marco battle villains at their school and all around the universe in order to take out the forces of evil that are all around them.
Kipo And The Age Of Wonderbeasts
Kipo and the Age of Wonderbeasts is an animated series that premiered on Netflix in 2020. The series is set in a post-apocalyptic world and follows a young girl named Kipo who is forced to leave her underground home to return to the surface in order to find her father. This sheltered teenager is immediately faced with scary and dangerous monsters and mutants that she has to face off against.
Luckily for Kipo, she also makes a lot of friends after she gets into the real world. Together, she and her friends – Wolf, Mandu, Benson, and Dave -help each other on their travels.
Amphibia is an animated series that premiered on the Disney Channel in 2019. Prior to the series premiere, Disney renewed the series for a second season, so anyone who watches this series and falls in love with it won’t have to worry about running out of new episodes for a while.
The series follows a 13-year-old Thai-American girl named Anne who was convinced to steal a strange music box on her birthday. Unfortunately for Anne, stealing the music box changes her life forever and she’s transported to a marshland-focused world called Amphibia that’s filled with anthropomorphic animals.
Adventure Time is an animated series that aired from 2010 through 2018 on Cartoon Network. The series is set in the post-apocalyptic world of Ooo where the main characters – a human boy named Finn and his magical best friend and brother, a dog named Jake – live and go on a ton of adventures together.
Together, Jake and Finn travel around the world of Ooo and battle the evil forces at work there. Each episode features a new adventure that Jake and Finn embark on and usually a new evil plot that the two of them need to find a way to stop with the help of their friends.
The Owl House
The Owl House is a Disney Channel animated series that began airing in 2010. Prior to its premiere, Disney renewed this comedic fantasy series for a second season. The series follows a 14-year-old girl named Luz who has no magical powers, but that doesn’t stop her from getting into magical adventures.
When the series begins, Luz finds herself accidentally transported through a magical portal to another world where she befriends a witch and a whole host of other magical creatures and people. There, she becomes determined to become a witch herself.
Steven Universe is an animated series that aired on Cartoon Network from 2013 through 2019 for a total of 160 episodes. The series was created by Rebecca Sugar, one of the people that worked as a writer and storyboard artist on Adventure Time.
The series follows the Crystal Gems, a team of magical beings who serve as the guardians of the universe and protect the planet from evil. Steven is the half-Gem, half-human younger brother to the other three Gems and is just starting to grow into himself and learn to use his powers.
Big Hero 6: The Series
Big Hero 6: The Series is a Disney XD series that is based on the 2014 Disney film, Big Hero 6. The series takes place shortly after the events in the movie and follows the same lovable characters as the film.
The series continues on with the story of Hiro Hamada and his robot companion, Baymax, who was originally created by Hiro’s late brother, Tadashi. Along with some of his closest friends, Hiro forms a superhero team called Big Hero 6. Together, they battle evil and work together to use technology to save San Fransokyo.
The Dragon Prince
The Dragon Prince is a fantasy animated series that premiered on Netflix in 2018. The series has aired multiple seasons and a video game based on the series is said to be in development for people that really love this fantasy series.
The Dragon Prince is set in the fictional land of Xadia. Magic comes from the natural sources around them like the Earth, the ocean, and the sun. But, human mages create dark magic as the seventh source of magic in Xadia and things change. Xadia and the Human Kingdoms find themselves at war as the humans continue to hunt magical creatures to power their dark magic.
The Hollow is an animated series that premiered on Netflix in 2018. The first season had a low number of episodes, but fans will be excited to hear that a second season was announced in 2019, so the adventure will be continuing!
This series follows a group of three teenagers – Adam, Kai, and Mira – who wake up in a room with no idea who or where they are and don’t remember anything about themselves or each other. They leave the room, only to find themselves in a mysterious forest full of puzzles they have to solve in order to find their way out safely.
She-Ra And The Princesses Of Power
She-Ra and the Princesses of Power is a reboot of the classic series from the 1980s. It premiered on Netflix in 2018.
The series follows Adora, a soldier on the planet Etheria, who finds a magical sword that helps her to realize that her true identity is She-Ra, the legendary princess, and hero of her kingdom. She joins the Rebellion in order to help take back the planet of Etheria from its evil ruler, but things get complicated when her best friend stays with the evil Horde.