Gargoyles are supposed to be gad, right? Not these ones, who survived the extinction of their ancient race after being turned to stone, only awakening in modern times to fight evil.
Heavily armed vehicles that could transform into different modes seem to have been a popular theme back in the day. It's no surprise, given all the cool toys this series spawned.
Pinky and the Brain
Originally a supporting bit in Animaniacs, these two lovable lab mice became so popular they got their own series, giving birth to one of the most memorable cartoon theme songs ever. And gave us something to say everytime we were bored - What do you wanna do tonight, Brain?