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Looking for a great show that will give you a bit of a scare? These are the best 1990s horror series ranked from best to worst by user votes. This list has some great 90s horror TV shows that feature classic monsters and other famous horror villains, and some other good 1990s horror shows that relied heavily on witty writing and comic relief to lull you into a false sense of security only to scare you half to death. A few of the best 90s horror series have even been adapted into feature films.

What shows are featured on this best 1990s horror TV shows list? Goosebumps was a great horror series that was geared for kids. This top 90s horror show was based on the books of the same name by R.L. Stine. Are You Afraid of the Dark? was another great scary show that aired on television in the 1990s.In its original two seasons,

Twin Peaks tapped into terrifying stories, characters and ideas to keep viewers entertained. Other good shows that appear on this top 1990s horror TV shows list include The X-Files, Buffy the Vampire Slayer and Extreme Ghostbusters.

Which 90s horror show is your favorite? Give the best series a thumbs up!

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Tales from the Crypt is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best 1990s Horror Series
Tales from the Crypt John Kassir, Roy Brocksmith, Miguel Ferrer

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Are You Afraid of the Dark? is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best 1990s Horror Series
Are You Afraid of the Dark? Ross Hull, Raine Pare-Coull, Jodie Resther

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The X-Files is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best 1990s Horror Series
The X-Files David Duchovny, Gillian Anderson, Mitch Pileggi - Watch for Free with Amazon Prime Free Trial

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Goosebumps is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best 1990s Horror Series
Goosebumps R.L. Stine, Kathryn Short, Cody Jones

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Buffy the Vampire Slayer is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best 1990s Horror Series
Buffy the Vampire Slayer Sarah Michelle Gellar, Nicholas Brendon, Alyson Hannigan - Watch for Free with Amazon Prime Free Trial

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Courage the Cowardly Dog is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best 1990s Horror Series
Courage the Cowardly Dog Thea White, Marty Grabstein, Simon Prebble

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A Pup Named Scooby-Doo is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best 1990s Horror Series
A Pup Named Scooby-Doo Casey Kasem, Don Messick, Christina Lange

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Spawn is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best 1990s Horror Series
Spawn Keith David, Richard Dysart, Dominique Jennings

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Friday the 13th: The Series is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best 1990s Horror Series
Friday the 13th: The Series Colm Feore, Louise Robey, Chris Wiggins - Watch for Free with Amazon Prime Free Trial

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Charmed is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best 1990s Horror Series
Charmed Holly Marie Combs, Alyssa Milano, Brian Krause

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The Outer Limits is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best 1990s Horror Series
The Outer Limits Kevin Conway, Joe Pascual

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Angel is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best 1990s Horror Series
Angel David Boreanaz, Charisma Carpenter, Alexis Denisof - Watch for Free with Amazon Prime Free Trial

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Extreme Ghostbusters is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best 1990s Horror Series
Extreme Ghostbusters Maurice LaMarche, Tara Strong, Pat Musick

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Freddy's Nightmares is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best 1990s Horror Series
Freddy's Nightmares Robert Englund

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Eerie, Indiana is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best 1990s Horror Series
Eerie, Indiana Omri Katz, Justin Shenkarow, Mary-Margaret Humes

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Twin Peaks is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best 1990s Horror Series
Twin Peaks Kyle MacLachlan, Michael Ontkean, Mädchen Amick - Watch for Free with Amazon Prime Free Trial

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Ghost Stories is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best 1990s Horror Series
Ghost Stories Rip Torn

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Poltergeist: The Legacy is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best 1990s Horror Series
Poltergeist: The Legacy Derek de Lint, Martin Cummins, Robbi Chong

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Forever Knight is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best 1990s Horror Series
Forever Knight Geraint Wyn Davies, Catherine Disher, Nigel Bennett

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American Gothic is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best 1990s Horror Series
American Gothic Gary Cole, Lucas Black, Paige Turco

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Big Wolf on Campus is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best 1990s Horror Series
Big Wolf on Campus Danny Smith, Brandon Quinn, Aimée Castle

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Ultraviolet is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best 1990s Horror Series
Ultraviolet Jack Davenport, Susannah Harker, Idris Elba

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The Hunger is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best 1990s Horror Series
The Hunger Terence Stamp