90s The Best 1990s Fantasy TV Series  

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List Rules Vote up your favorite fantasy TV shows that aired in the '90s - no sci-fi

These are the best 1990s fantasy TV series, ranked from best to worst by user votes. Some of the very best 1990s fantasy TV series take place in space, while others integrate supernatural elements into their storylines while maintaining a strictly fantasy universe. Some of the greatest 90s fantasy TV series even feature superheroes and characters with super powers.

What shows will you find on this best 1990s fantasy TV series list? Buffy the Vampire Slayer appears near the top of this list. Isn't high school hard enough without having to worry about blood-sucking vampires? The Buffy spin-off Angel is another good fantasy show that aired on television in the 1990s.

Super-powered love was at the center of the 90s fantasy show Lois & Clark: The New Adventures of Superman. Other good shows that appear on this top 1990s fantasy TV series list include Sabrina, the Teenage Witch, Twin Peaks and Millennium.

Which great 90s fantasy show deserves the top spot on this list? Vote up your favorites!

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Tales from the Crypt is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best 1990s Fantasy TV Series
Tales from the Crypt Tales from the Crypt, sometimes titled HBO's Tales from the Crypt, is an American horror anthology television series that ran from June 10, 1989, to July 19, 1996, on the premium cable channel ...more

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Sabrina, the Teenage Witch is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best 1990s Fantasy TV Series
Sabrina, the Teenage Witch Sabrina, the Teenage Witch is an American sitcom based on the Archie comic book series of the same name. The show premiered on September 27, 1996, on ABC to over 17 million viewers in its ...more

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Buffy the Vampire Slayer is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best 1990s Fantasy TV Series
Buffy the Vampire Slayer Watch for Free with Amazon Prime Free Trial Buffy the Vampire Slayer is an American television series which aired from March 10, 1997 until May 20, 2003. The series was created in 1997 by writer-director Joss Whedon under his production ...more

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Goosebumps is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best 1990s Fantasy TV Series
Goosebumps Goosebumps is a Canadian horror fantasy anthology television series based on R. L. Stine's Goosebumps books. It was one of the two popular television horror anthology children's series in the ...more

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Dinosaurs is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best 1990s Fantasy TV Series
Dinosaurs Dinosaurs is an American family sitcom that was originally broadcast on ABC from April 26, 1991 to July 20, 1994. The show, about a family of anthropomorphic dinosaurs, was produced by Michael ...more

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ALF is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best 1990s Fantasy TV Series
ALF ALF is an American sitcom that aired on NBC from September 22, 1986 to March 24, 1990. It was the first television series to be presented in Dolby Surround sound system. The title character is ...more

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Charmed is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best 1990s Fantasy TV Series
Charmed Charmed is an American television series created by Constance M. Burge and produced by Aaron Spelling and his production company Spelling Television, with Brad Kern serving as showrunner. The ...more

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Xena: Warrior Princess is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best 1990s Fantasy TV Series
dark wish added Xena: Warrior Princess Xena: Warrior Princess is an American/New Zealand television series filmed in New Zealand. The series aired in syndication from September 4, 1995, until June 18, 2001. The series was created in ...more

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Are You Afraid of the Dark? is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best 1990s Fantasy TV Series
Are You Afraid of the Dark? Are You Afraid of the Dark? is a Canadian horror fantasy-themed anthology television series. The original series was created by D.J. MacHale and Ned Kandel, and was picked up by Nickelodeon in ...more

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Power Rangers is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best 1990s Fantasy TV Series
Power Rangers Power Rangers is a long-running American entertainment and merchandising franchise built around a live action children's television series featuring teams of costumed heroes. Produced first by ...more

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Angel is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best 1990s Fantasy TV Series
Angel Watch for Free with Amazon Prime Free Trial Angel is an American television series, a spin-off from the television series Buffy the Vampire Slayer. The series was created by Buffy's creator, Joss Whedon, in collaboration with David ...more

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Hercules: The Legendary Journe... is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best 1990s Fantasy TV Series
Hercules: The Legendary Journeys Hercules: The Legendary Journeys is an American/New Zealander television series filmed in New Zealand. It was produced from January 16, 1995 to November 22, 1999, and was very loosely based on ...more

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Lois & Clark: The New Adventur... is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best 1990s Fantasy TV Series
Lois & Clark: The New Adventures of Superman Lois & Clark: The New Adventures of Superman is a live-action American television series based on the characters in Superman and Action comics. Lois & Clark starred Dean Cain as ...more

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Highlander: The Series is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best 1990s Fantasy TV Series
Highlander: The Series Highlander: The Series is a fantasy science fiction action-adventure television series featuring Duncan MacLeod of the Scottish Clan MacLeod, as the eponymous "Highlander". A slight ...more

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The Flash is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best 1990s Fantasy TV Series
The Flash The Flash is a 1990 American television series that starred John Wesley Shipp as the superhero, the Flash, and co-starred Amanda Pays. The series was developed from the DC Comics characters by ...more

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Merlin is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best 1990s Fantasy TV Series
Merlin Merlin is a British fantasy-adventure television programme, created by Julian Jones, Jake Michie, Julian Murphy and Johnny Capps and starring Colin Morgan in the title role. It was broadcast on ...more

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Twin Peaks is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best 1990s Fantasy TV Series
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Millennium is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best 1990s Fantasy TV Series
Millennium Millennium is an American television series created by Chris Carter, creator of The X-Files, that aired on the Fox Network between 1996 and 1999. The series follows the investigations of ex-FBI ...more

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Out of This World is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best 1990s Fantasy TV Series
Out of This World Out Of This World is an American fantasy sitcom about a teenage girl who is half alien, which gives her unique superhuman powers. It first aired in syndication from September 17, 1987 and ended ...more

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Slayers is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best 1990s Fantasy TV Series
Kaitlin Howard added Slayers Slayers is a Japanese comic fantasy media franchise originating in a series of over 52 light novels written by Hajime Kanzaka and illustrated by Rui Araizumi. The novels had been serialized in ...more

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Neverwhere is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best 1990s Fantasy TV Series
Neverwhere Neverwhere is an urban fantasy television series by Neil Gaiman that first aired in 1996 on BBC Two. The series is set in "London Below", a magical realm coexisting with the more ...more

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Orphen is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best 1990s Fantasy TV Series
Orphen Orphen is a 1998 animated TV series directed by Hiroshi Watanabe and written by Yoshinobu Akita, Steven Foster, Masashi Kubota and Mayori Sekijima.

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The Hunger is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best 1990s Fantasy TV Series
The Hunger The Hunger is a British/Canadian television horror anthology series, co-produced by Scott Free Productions, Telescene Film Group Productions and the Canadian pay-TV channel The Movie Network. ...more