Press 'i' to view the image gallery'v' to view the video galleryor 'r' to view a random entry.
The site's featured content consists of in-house creations by staff as well as user submissions. Founded inNewgrounds has been cited as the web's oldest Flash animation portal user-generated community.
Pennsylvania teenager Tom Fulp started "New Ground"  as a fanzine about the Japanese console Neo Geo of which approximately copies were distributed. The first web version of the site was built inbut it was scarcely updated until the summer ofwhen Fulp created the Flash-based games titled Club a Seal  and Assassin . The former "Tank men newgrounds dating" drew attention for its depiction of animal cruelty, causing Fulp to create a page featuring the hate mail he received in response to the game.
During his college studies at Drexel University, Fulp published second editions of these games on a new version of the site titled "New Tank men newgrounds dating Atomix. InFulp began building pages with Macromedia Flash now known as Adobe Flasha multimedia platform used to add animation, video, and interactivity to web pages, beginning with Tellybubby Fun Land.
Newgrounds eventually won, as the site is protected as parody under the US Fair Use law, and received media coverage and international attention as a result. As a combined entity, the site began to draw more traffic and the site was dropped by its ad company due to the controversial nature of some of the animations.
In Septemberthe film company Troma  approached Fulp about hosting the site as part of their network. Known for infamous movies like the Toxic AvengerTroma hosted Newgrounds as part of their network until The site also began to shift away from showcasing Fulp's personal creations to curating a variety of original content created and submitted users.
InNewgrounds introduced the Portal, a method to feature the best of these submissions. The initial Flash Portal was divded into an Audio portal for music and an Art portal for images.
Some of the earliest users newgrounds like typequeen and Doki66 went on to have huge fame on youtube. The website was featured on the news a number of times. Has a huge influence on the underground electronic music and modern rock music communities. And most of the times has information before Reddit. The strawberry clock bonanza started after the user strawberry clock Started a widely popular series of videos on the flash portal.
He is one of the older users dating back from March ofhe is the king of the portal as proclaimed by Tom Fulp himself.
The videos he makes are usually random but constantly funny. The games can either be simple like b the game or complex like clock day smack down ' As of September 27th,Newgrounds
Tank men newgrounds dating an Alexa  traffic rank ofa Compete  rank ofand a Quantcast  rank of Search for Newgrounds peaked in Junewith search consistently rising during the summer months and December, corresponding with school breaks.
Search overall has been steadily declining, similar to the decline in searching for flash animation as well as YTMND and Ebaum's World, two sites that were also popular memetic hubs in the s. On Monday February 6th, Newgrounds had declared they were going to change the entire site into a new design.