Top 25 fantasy series you must watch

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Fantasy is the opposite of the uneventful and tiring reality, creating a great escape from our daily lives. With this year’s One Piece live-action series and last year’s Wednesday, fantasy series are becoming more interesting to watch even while introducing us back to already familiar characters. The fantasy genre is like the West of Westeros, an arena for great and creative imagination filled with fantastical creatures.

If you get excited when a new fantasy series comes out or might be new to this genre, you are unable to decide what to watch as fantasy series come in different formats as well. There are world-building fantasy series, one with magic and dragons while another with vampires and werewolves.

So, check out this list of top 25 fantasy series to watch and where to stream them.

One Piece

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Adding One Piece to the list for those who still haven’t watched it. Check out the world of pirates, marines, and sea monsters in this live-action series by Netflix. Starring Inaki Godoy, Emily Rudd, Mackenyu, and Taz Skylar, the series follows Monkey D. Luffy, a happy-go-lucky boy who wants to become the ‘King of the Pirates’. Inspired by a prate he met as a young child, he is on his own journey to find a treasure called One Piece and in the meantime, looking for crew members for his ship.

Stream on: Netflix

Vampire Diaries

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Summoning a whole fandom just by taking the names of Damon and Stefan, The Vampire Diaries is one of the most loved fantasy series. It is a series about vampires that has themes of family, friendship, rivalry, romance, and lots of drama. Elena, the protagonist, stumbles upon a hidden secret in the town where she lives and becomes aware that a vampire may not be just a myth but one of the people who live around her. With 8 seasons worth of episodes, The Vampire Diaries is great to binge.

Stream on: Netflix, Amazon Prime Video


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Wednesday Addams, a goth-dressing strange girl, comes from a family of witches and has a melancholic disposition. Her uneventful life takes a turn when she is forced to attend the school, Nevermore. The fantasy series has dark humor, themes of friendship and family, and lots and lots of secrets to uncover. It stars Jenna Ortega, Catherine Zeta-Jones, and Gwendoline Christie.

Stream on: Netflix

The Witcher

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Starring Henry Cavill, who plays Geralt, a monster hunter who later turns into a protector for Ciri, Crown Princess of Cintra, this fantasy drama has fantastical creatures such as monsters, elves, sorcerers, and mages. Also starring Anya Chalotra, Freya Allan and Eamon Farren.

Stream on: Netflix

House of The Dragon

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A prequel to Games of Thrones, taking place 200 years before the birth of Daenerys and Jon Snow, the last of the Targaryens. House of The Dragons, as per its name, follows the lives of Viserys Targaryen and his fight to send his daughter to sit on the Iron Throne. It stars Matt Smith, Emma D’Arcy, and Milly Alcock.

Stream on: HBO, Hulu, Amazon Prime Video

Good Omens

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Starring the duo David Tenant and Michael Sheen, Good Omens is a fantasy comedy about angels and devils. With lots of witty bantering and a mutual love for Earth, the angel, Aziraphale, and the devil, Crowley forms an unlikely team to prevent Armageddon, which will destroy Earth. It also stars Benedict Cumberbatch, John Hamm, and Francis McDormand.

Stream on: Amazon Prime Video


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Marvel’s Daredevil is a fantasy superhero show about a blind lawyer who moonlights as a masked Daredevil to fight crimes during the day. This science fiction fantasy show has 3 seasons out now, starring Charlie Cox, Deborah Ann Well, and John Bernthal.

Stream on: Netflix, Disney Plus


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Based on Scottish myths, legends, and folktales, Outlander is a fantasy drama about a woman who transmigrates back to the time of the 1700s during a trip to Scotland. Wrapped up in the chaos and struggling for her survival, she is forced to marry a man, but they quickly fall in love. Outlander is a good fantasy series to watch if you like romance with a historical setting. It stars Caitriona Balfe and Sam Heughan.

Stream on: Hulu, Amazon Prime Video

Game of Thrones

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After Robert Baratheon’s death, the nine powerful but sinister and ambitious families start infighting for the claim to the throne and reign over Westeros. Among these are a bastard child of the Stark family, the last Targaryen girl, and a vertically challenged Lannister, who are challenging their fate. But unknown to them, hidden among the ice are undead creatures rising to their full strength. Starring Emilia Clarke, Kit Harrington, Peter Dinklage and Sophie Turner.

Stream on: HBO

The Wheel of Time

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Moiraine is one of the powerful members of Aes Sedai, an organization consisting of only women. The members channel a force called One Power. Moiraine is on a quest to look for the reincarnation of the prophesied Dragon who would either save the world or cause its destruction. Starring Rosamund Pike, Barney Harris, and Zoe Robins.

Stream on: Amazon Prime Video

Shadow and Bone

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A cartographer girl who has been hiding her Grisha powers since childhood is revealed as a Sun-Summoner while trying to save her friend. General Kirigan has been looking for a Grisha with these powers for his whole life who can destroy the Fold, which has divided the empire of Ravka into two parts. It stars Jessie Mei Li, Ben Barnes, and Freddy Carter.

Stream on: Netflix

Once Upon a Time

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A normal mother’s life takes an adventurous turn when her 10-year-old enlightens her that the people in the town and she are all characters of fairy tales. The show each and every townsman’s backstory and link to a fantastical creature from children’s story books.

Stream on: Disney +


After a Halloween party at the town’s famous haunted house, five high school students start to experience mysterious and terrifying incidents. Their investigation leads them to band together and find out why it is happening to them, but slowly, they learn that it’s their parents’ secret past action that is coming back to haunt them.

Stream on: Disney +



A mini-series which is a spin-off of the Star Wars franchise character, Ahsoka is an action and adventure fantasy series. After the fall of the Empire, Ahsoka Tano is preparing to fight the return of the Grand Admiral Thrawn and prevent him from rising. Starring Rosario Dawson, Natasha Liu Bordizzo and Mary Elizabeth Winstead.

Stream on: Disney +



Estranged brothers meet again after a long time after their father’s mysterious disappearance. Related to their mother’s death by a supernatural entity that still haunts them and their father, who has been obsessed with looking for the ghost responsible for it, the brothers set out to find their father while killing supernatural beings haunting people.

Stream on: Amazon Prime Video

Jujutsu Kaisen

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Itadori Yuji, a playful high school student with a strong sense of loyalty, mistakenly eats a cursed object with the powers of a strong monster called Sukuna. His ability to switch and suppress Sukuna in his body gets him an opportunity to train with Jujutsu sorcerers who eliminate cursed monsters.

Stream on: Netflix

Stranger Things

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Eleven, a girl with the power of telekinesis, suddenly emerges in the town of Hawkins and befriends a group of boys. One of the boys goes missing on a trip back home, and his mysterious disappearance leads to the unraveling of the dark experiments taking place in the town. Starring Millie Bobby Brown, Noah Schnapp and Gaten Matarazzo.

Stream on: Netflix

Attack on Titan

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It’s a dark fantasy anime show where the world has built up high walls around it to defend itself from giant monsters called the Titans. Set in a post-apocalyptic world, the story follows Eren, who is out for vengeance and removes Titan beings after they attack his city and kill his mother.

Stream on: Netflix


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A Netflix mini-series, Creature is a 2023 Turkish show with themes of horror and fantasy. Ziya is an ambitious medical student who wants to become a scientist and make a cure that can eliminate epidemics. But her experimentations with her mentor only lead to failure until they unleash a creature that is too terrifying to stop. Starring Taner Olmez, Sifanur Gul and Erkan Kolcak Kostendil.

Stream on: Netflix

What Do We Do in the Shadows

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Three vampire friends struggle with modern-day life of renting, clothing, and friendship warring with their centuries-old traditions. Starring Kavyan Novak, Matt Berry, and Natasia Demetriou, What Do We Do in the Shadows is a horror comedy.

Stream on: Disney +

True Blood

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Sookie Stackhouse is a waitress in a bar in a small town in Louisiana and is looked down upon as an oddball in town because of her ability to read minds. Her town suddenly becomes host to a number of vampires who have emerged after the new treaty of mortal and vampire friendship, as the invention of synthetic blood helps vampires survive without the need to kill humans. Starring Anna Paquin, Stephen Moyer, Sam Tramell, and Rutina Wesley, it is a fantasy with romance show.

Stream on: HBO


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Bored of Hell, Lucifer descends to Earth and lives out his life of retirement by enjoying women and wine. But after a murder outside the nightclub, he gets acquainted with Detective Chloe, who is good and pure, and he has a change of heart about his thoughts on corrupted humanity. Starring Tom Ellis, Lauren German, and Kevin Alejandro is a comedy and fantasy series.

Stream on: Netflix


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Tasked for generations to keep the balance between humanity and other-worldly creatures that only the members of his family can see, Detective Nicholas starts his journey as a huntsman and fights against evil and dangerous creatures who threaten the peace and stability of the Earth. Starring David Giuntoli, Russell Hornsby, and Claire Coffee, it is a dark fantasy show.

Stream on: Amazon Prime Video

The Umbrella Academy

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Estranged adopted children of a billionaire who were born with supernatural abilities and were previously trained to save the world come together to investigate the suspicious clues surrounding their adoptive father’s mysterious death. Starring Eliot Page, Aidan Gallagher, and Robert Sheehan, The Umbrella Academy is a science fiction fantasy show.

Stream on: Netflix

Teen Wolf

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Life as a teenager is already messy and tiring, but adding to its complications, Scott is bitten by a werewolf just a day before starting his sophomore year. Adapting to his new abilities while trying to survive school and handle friendships and budding romances, Scott has his work cut out. Starring Dylan O’Brien, Tyler Posey, and Tyler Hoechlin, the show is a teen drama with fantasy.

Stream on: Amazon Prime Video