This is a list of animated series featuring lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, intersex, asexual, genderqueer, and pansexual characters, along with other (LGBTQ+) characters. This list includes fictional characters in animated cartoons, adult animation, and anime on the Dream Fiction Wiki.

1960s–1980s

Year(s) Title Character(s) Classification Note(s) Country
1965–present The Maddox Show Xoddam Gay Maddox's clone that has gone wrong, he often tries to kiss Maddox. While he is a homophobic deception by today's standards, he was considered progressive when he debuted in 1992. Xoddam reappears in "Xoddam Returns" (1995) and "Xoddam Forever" (1999). Maddoxia

1990s

Year(s) Title Character(s) Classification Note(s) Country
1995-present Mintered Miss Barley Lesbian Miss Barley states that she has feelings for women in the season 10 episode "Bars". United States, United Kingdom
1995-1997 The New Adventures of The Sweet Treets Edwina Edwina, a minor character, is an open lesbian, and is seen kissing an unnamed girl in one episode. She reappears in All New! The Sweet Treets. Jetania, Kuboia
1997–2000 Magma Eye Rocket Asexual Rocket reveals in a season 3 (1998) episode that he does not have romantic interests in either males nor females. Lake Caters later revealed in 2004 that Rocket is indeed asexual. The 2014 film Rocket Reloaded introduces a female counterpart to Rocket called Roberta, but neither show romantic interest in each other, much to the disappointment of some longtime fans. Kuboia

2000s

Year(s) Title Character(s) Classification Note(s) Country
2001–2003 Cindi and Friends Florence Bisexual/pansexual
(presumed)
Florence acts flirty towards all five of her friends, three of which are female. Kuboia
2001–2007 Mole Miner Harry Bisexual Harry is stated to have had a boyfriend among his previous lovers in Mole Miner: Quartz Madness!. This gained lots of controversy in America. He would later be confirmed as bisexual by Phelan Morkel in a 2018 Tweet.[1] Japan, United States
Randy Gay Randy has a tendency of displaying effeminate mannerisms, and calls Rochester "darling" in one episode. He was confirmed to be gay by Phelan Morkel in a 2019 Tweet.[2]
2002–present Aria Adventures Aria Lesbian As revealed in The Aria Movie, Aria is openly lesbian. This is seen often in the films, but her homosexuality is seen in some episodes. In one episode, Aria tells Ms. Icey she secretly has a crush on Ceeby. Brazil, United States
2003–2005 Wonderbeaver Lisa Perniola Lisa is openly lesbian, and is seen a few times hanging out with other girls. In a November 2018 interview on Martin Berger's radio show The Friendly Side, Phelan Morkel stated she and Keisha Singh were "a lesbian couple, with Lisa being the lesbian and Keisha being bi." In August 2020, he posted art on his DeviantArt profile featuring the two holding hands, alongside art featuring Mole Miner characters Harry and Randy and Morten characters Plimp the Wolf and Bush the Panda. Canada, United States
Keisha Singh Bisexual
2003-2007 Morten Plimp Gay Plimp is implied to be gay or bisexual in certain episodes, and he and Bush are close at times. He and Bush were confirmed to be gay by Phelan Morkel in a 2019 Tweet,[3] and in August 2020 he posted a set of art on his DeviantArt profile featuring Plimp and Bush on a date. Canada, United States, Japan
Bush
2005–2006 Kid Kiss Otsune Makēno Bisexual Otsune shows interest in some women before meeting Iko, and he even wakes up with his girlfriend in his bed at one point. Otsune and Iko go on three dates before kissing in "Part 7: The End". Japan
Iko Anojima Gay
Sasu Ikai Non-binary When Otsune and Iko refer to Sasu as "he" and "him" in "Part 6: Yesterday", Sasu yells, "It's 'they' and 'them'!"
2005–

2011

Dumb Teacher Principal Spunky Bisexual He mentioned in the episode "Holocaust" that his bedroom is full of posters of "sexy men taking a shower". But after that, in the episode "The Vietnam War: The Play", he said that he couldn't stop staring at Ms. Russell's "great big watermelons". United States
2007–2009 Hush Gang Akino Hichi Gay In "Match", Akino says while smirking, "I was never interested in women. I just came to the clubs for the attractive men." Japan

2010s

Year(s) Title Character(s) Classification Note(s) Country
2010 Robertta Robertto / Robertta, Loys / Loysa Trans women / Lesbian Robertta and Loysa are lesbian trans women who are in love. Victoria
2011–2016 Kentos Kona Terracotta Lesbian Kona flirts with Lora, and she asks Hanna to go with her to Venus Island. When the two return, they spend a day traveling around Neptune Island together. At the end of the Arc 3 finale, "Dramatica", the two bump foreheads. In the series finale, Kona and Lora hold hands and walk into the moonlight together. United States
Lora Acacia Bisexual Lora's first romantic interest to be displayed in the series is Donni Goodwell. The two flirt with each other throughout Arc 1, and they even spend a day on the boardwalk together. Despite this, she also shows affection towards Kona. The two go to Venus Island together in Arc 2 and even bump foreheads in "Dramatica". Donni eventually kisses her cheek, and Lora holds hands with Kona at the end of the series as the two walk into the moonlight.
2012–2013 Super War Force 7 Aikudo Kisucho, Loki Gordon Gay Aikudo and Loki fall in love at the end of the series and get married. Japan
2014–present Iris Lake Danielle Annie "Danny Ann" Taylor Lesbian Danny Ann's voice actress, Lori Marquez, confirmed that Danny Ann is lesbian in a tweet from October 1, 2018.[4] However, the show did not display Danny Ann's lesbianism until the season 6 (2019) episode "Doom Patrol 1000". United States
Rebecca "Becky" Artiza, Nicole Artiza Lesbian Becky and Nicole Artiza are the mothers of Emily Artiza who first appeared in the season 2 (2015) episode "Iris Lake: The Musical".
2015–present Blue Kai Akuda Kai, Marayo Kai Lesbian Akuda and Marayo Kai are the mothers of Soenji Kai and recurring characters.
Louis Raphael de la Vert Gay In the episode "Smaller Thoughts", Louis sings a song about how he spent his whole life looking for a boyfriend, but could not find one.
Sotoshi School Hana Keito / Huntress Keito Lesbian Hana, shortly after joining the Wolf Pack, meets Yin. Although Hana despises of Yin at first because of her popularity and good grades, she begins to feel affection for Yin. In "Thunder: Part 1", Yin confesses that she likes Hana. However, the two do not kiss until "Thunder: Part 3". In "Thunder Part 3", during Huntress training, Yin confesses that she always had a crush on Hana, but she was too afraid to admit it because, otherwise she would not be allowed to be a Huntress when she finishes her training. Hana also blows a kiss in Yin's direction when she leaves the city.
Yin Mai / Huntress Mai Bisexual
Kabi Maja Lesbian Kabi has a secret crush on Hisui Midori, which has been a recurring element since season 3. She often flirts awkwardly with Hisui, and after her end-of-semester speech, she tells Hisui about her attraction, which disgusts Hisui.[5]
Lori Velvet, Ijiochai Kiowaki Bisexual Lori shows strong affection for Ijiochai. The two date each other for a few weeks, and the pair kiss in "Doom, Part 1". In "Moons, Part 2", Lori reveals that she once had a crush on Yin, and Ijiochai admits that he once loved several boys.
2015–2020 Silver Beach Rose Rose Velvet, Luna Lantern Bisexual, lesbian Rose experiences attraction to classmate and neighbor Jacob Peterson. She follows Jacob around school, and even asks him out in the episode "Danger Ahead". However, in the episode "Dance of Doom", Luna Lantern, a female classmate and friend of Rose from Venus Island, asks her if she would care to dance with her. The two then dance together and hug afterward. Nicole Beacon, the series' creator, confirmed on Twitter that Rose is bisexual and Luna is lesbian.[6]
2017–2019 The Countryhumans America Gay As a reference to LGBT representation in the United States, America is openly gay. El Kadsre
2018–2020 O RLY? Browsie Click Lesbian In the episode "Everybody's Gonna Die in 24 Frickin' Hours," Browsie states that she is lesbian.
Doctor Stupid Bisexual In "Rewrite Yourself", Doctor Stupid states she used to date a man she really liked before breaking up, and then she fell in love with a lady who was killed with an arrow.
2018–present Sagwa the Chinese Siamese Cat Yeh-Yeh Trans man In the season 2 (2019) episode "All Those Golden Memories", the Foolish Magistrate is showing the Three Daughters photos of Yeh-Yeh. The photos of him growing up show him as a girl kitten (the same design used for him as a kitten in previous Sagwa franchise installments, wherein his gender at that age was never mentioned) who begins dressing more "boyish" as time goes on, and Nai-Nai refers to him as "such a silly little girl" after seeing this, to which Yeh-Yeh blushes. A day after it's U.S. premiere on HBO, Yeh-Yeh's voice actor Martin Berger confirmed him to be a FTM trans man.[7] Germany, Canada, United States, El Kadsre
Nai-Nai Bisexual While she is married to Yeh-Yeh (who, as mentioned prior, is a trans man), Nai-Nai states in the season 2 (2019) episode "Nai-Nai, Yeh-Yeh and the Messenger Pigeon" that she thinks that "any male or female kitty that was in love with me saw me for the beauty I had inside, and so did I!", and also states that she and Yeh-Yeh fell in love when he was still a girl cat. During an interview with El TV Kadsre 24 regarding the social media response to the episode, the episode's writer Jean-André Dankowski (who is openly gay) stated that "Nai-Nai is intended to be bisexual in the new Sagwa series, like how her husband Yeh-Yeh was assigned female at birth but identifies as a man."[8]
Hero Online Kali Freewood Bisexual Kali is a rabbit girl. While she does flirt with Drake, a male classmate, in the premiere episode, she is confused on whether or not she loves Loren. In the season 2 (2019) episode "A Dinner to Reunite", she asks Loren to go with her to the school dance; in the following episode, "One Wish", she tells Loren that the person she was afraid of losing the most was her, and she hugs her, crying. During an interview with OEN in March 2020, Ashley Meckens, Kali's voice actor and a writer for the show, stated that Kali is "aggressively bisexual".[9] United States
Jessica Stan Asexual Jessica's voice actor, Natalie Chan, stated on Twitter that Jessica is asexual.[10]
Lakeloz Devil Gay Devil is openly gay and is in love with Zarr, a Hellian part of the Purple Skull cult.
Vale High Lin Shi Lesbian Lin shows strong affection toward Mei, and kisses her cheek in the season 1 finale. Mei acknowledges this throughout the second season, and kisses back.
Mei Mao
2019 Franklin Jack Rabbit Bisexual In "Franklin's Dance Party", Jack Rabbit, Rabbit's older brother, is shown dancing with another male rabbit named Benny Rabbit, and in "Franklin's Valentine" he gives Valentine's cards to Goose's older sister and Benny. Mick Neil of the Xavier Eggers team later stated that "If you're wondering, yes, Jack Rabbit likes a little bit of both." Howie Bogaert, his current voice actor, responded to a Tweet asking about Jack Rabbit's bisexuality with "To me and the writers, it's basically that Rabbit and Bunny vaguely know of Jack's stance on the spectrum. Jack's skateboarding buddies, save Benny, don't know much about the matter."
2019–present Mandrake Premiere Julia Mandrake, Jade Cloud Lesbian Julia Mandrake, the series' protagonist, is the daughter of Adam and Eve Mandrake, the respective King and Queen of Heaven. Throughout the series, she is seen hanging out with another girl named Jade Cloud, who often calls Julia as "honey" and "sugar". In the episode "End of an Era", Julia kisses Jade on the cheek.
Roswell Newmex Gay The episode "Into Your Mind", which features a flashback to Roswell's teenage years, features him talking to a boy named Thomas on bus stop bench. After the scene, Thomas is shown Roswell a piggyback ride and a moment is featured in which Roswell and Thomas ralk to each other on a bus before Roswell gets off the bus and waves goodbye Thomas, blushing. On Twitter two days after the episode was released, Mark Kowalski, who voices Roswell, tweeted that Roswell was, in fact, in love with Thomas.[11]
Crucifix Intersex On Junkread, one of Mandrake Premiere's artist, Robbie Gonzalez, stated that he and fellow artist Mark Davidson wanted to "have fun" with designing Crucifix, and gave him both a breasts and a crotch bulge in his pants, indicating that he is both male and female, which creator Lauren Latelo approved of.[12]
Girl Hearts Girl Kathi Yang, Marsha Lopez Lesbian Girl Hearts Girl is about the lives of Kathi Yang and Marsha Lopez, two homosexual teenage girls who live in Tampa.

2020s

Year(s) Title Character(s) Classification Note(s) Country
2020–present The Spide Miles Neyla, Cait July Lesbian The two had been best friends since kindergarten, but when Miles was bitten and grew six extra arms, Cait did bully her until she apologized for being a jerk to her. In episode 8, Cait tells Miles that she has feelings for her. United States
Musical Howls Lady Alice Trans woman In "It's a Wonky World", Lady Alice shows a hall of photos of her growing up. In the photos of her turning from pup to adult, she is shown as a boy who begins wearing makeup and clothes made for females.[12]

References

  1. Morkel, Phelan [@GenuinePhelanMorkel] (August 5, 2018). "@SheilaPie Let me just confirm something in the fandom, if you're wondering, yes, Harry is indeed bisexual. He prefers guys but is willing to date girls as well." (Tweet)
  2. Morkel, Phelan [@GenuinePhelanMorkel] (June 11, 2019). "Yes, I admit this. Randy likes guys. I'm surprised you figured it out before I could reveal it. #moleminer #lgbtq" (Tweet)
  3. Morkel, Phelan [@GenuinePhelanMorkel] (October 7, 2019). "@Hurst_Draws Well, Plimp and Bush like each other very much and, yes, they are gay. If it hadn't been for some homophobes abusing my Lord's word, you would have known their secret earlier. #mortenwolf #lgbtq" (Tweet)
  4. Marquez, Lori [@lorimarquez] (October 1, 2018). "for those of you wondering yes danny ann is a lesbian - the writers wanted to make her bi but then they were like nah" (Tweet)
  5. "Blue, Part 2". Sotoshi School. Season 5. Episode 18. Cheese Nova. 18 May 2019.
  6. Beacon, Nicole [@NicoleBeacon] (June 4, 2020). "Suprise! #RoseVelvet is bisexual and #LunaLantern is lesbian. I felt as if it would be nice to put some pride into the show. And to all my fans, thank you! #SilverBeachRose" (Tweet)
  7. Berger, Martin [@MartinsWorld] (April 8, 2019). "Of course Yeh-Yeh is transgender, didn't you see the flashbacks in the older shows that clearly showed him to be a girl kitten? Yeh-Yeh began transitioning some time before he married Nai-Nai, and Yeh-Yeh's brother held the duties of being Baba Miao's biological father." (Tweet)
  8. Dankowski, Jean-Andre (September 2, 2019). "El TV Kadsre 24: 'The Buzz'". El TV Kadsre 24.
  9. Martinez, Emily (March 2, 2020). "Daily Lock: 'Zapp26', 'Hero Online'". OEN.
  10. Chan, Natalie [@NatChan] (April 7, 2020). "Hello! I'm just gonna debunk a common theory by saying that Jessica Stan is NOT lesbian. In fact, she is asexual." (Tweet)
  11. Kowalski, Mark [@mrkowalski] (March 4, 2019). "yes roswell from mandrake premiere is gay, why did so many of you guys think he's an ace lol" (Tweet)
  12. 12.0 12.1 Gonzalez, Robbie [robbigon] (June 26, 2019). "A year ago, while working on #MandrakePremiere, @markart and I were fooling around with Crucifix's design, and we ended up giving him breasts. We just kept them because we thought it would be nice to have an intersex character in Western animation, which is uncommon." [jr-ElectroWolf] (Junkread)
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