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Television had to start pushing the limits is in the 2010s. With competition for not only viewers on the air, but also online replays, the quest became to make a show that everybody had to watch, not just a specific TV audience, but the ever more important cord-cutters. With that in mind, these are the best 2010s Adventure TV series, ranked from best to worst by user votes. The adventures integral to these shows take place in a wide variety of universes and there is really something for everybody. Some great 2010s adventure shows are Westerns while other good 2010s adventure shows are science fiction, fantasy, and even horror. What are the greatest 2010s adventure TV series? Cast your votes!

What shows will you find on this top 2010s adventure TV shows list? One of the best adventure series of the 2010s has to be Game of Thrones. Beheadings, dragons and endless battles combine to keep viewers on the edge of their seats when watching this HBO hit. The Walking Dead is another one of the most popular adventure series from the 2010s.

The CW stepped up its adventure game in the 10s by green-lighting such shows as Arrow and The 100. Other good shows that appear on this best 2010s adventure TV series list include Sons of Anarchy, Vikings and Chicago PD.

Which 2010s adventure show do you think deserves the top spot on this list? Give your favorites a thumbs up and get in on the conversation in the comments section.
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Vikings is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best 2010s Adventure TV Series
Vikings Travis Fimmel, Katheryn Winnick, Clive Standen Watch for Free with Amazon Prime Free Trial Vikings (History, 2013) is a historical drama television series created by Michael Hirst. A farmer (Travis Fimmel) rises to fame by successful raids into England, and eventually becomes a ...more

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The 100 is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best 2010s Adventure TV Series
The 100 Eliza Taylor, Paige Turco, Thomas McDonell The 100 (The CW, 2014) is an American post-apocalyptic science fiction drama television series developed by Jason Rothenberg, loosely based on the book by Kass Morgan. 97 years after a nuclear ...more

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Burn Notice is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best 2010s Adventure TV Series
Burn Notice Jeffrey Donovan, Gabrielle Anwar, Bruce Campbell Burn Notice is an American television series created by Matt Nix which originally aired on the USA Network from June 28, 2007 to September 12, 2013. The show stars Jeffrey Donovan, Gabrielle ...more

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Hawaii Five-0 is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best 2010s Adventure TV Series
Hawaii Five-0 Leonard Freeman, Alex Kurtzman, Peter M. Lenkov Hawaii Five-0 is an American police procedural drama television series and a remake of the original 1968–80 television series. The series is produced by K/O Paper Products and 101st Street ...more

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Longmire is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best 2010s Adventure TV Series
Longmire Robert Taylor, Katee Sackhoff, Lou Diamond Phillips “Longmire,” a contemporary crime thriller set in Big Sky country, is based on the Walt Longmire Mystery novels by best-selling author Craig Johnson. The series stars Australian actor Robert ...more

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Sons of Anarchy is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best 2010s Adventure TV Series
Sons of Anarchy Charlie Hunnam, Katey Sagal, Mark Boone Junior Watch for Free with Amazon Prime Free Trial Sons of Anarchy is an American crime drama television series created by Kurt Sutter, about the lives of a close-knit outlaw motorcycle club operating in Charming, a fictional town in ...more

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The Walking Dead is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best 2010s Adventure TV Series
The Walking Dead Andrew Lincoln, Jon Bernthal, Sarah Wayne Callies The Walking Dead (A&E, 2010) is an American post-apocalyptic horror television series developed by Frank Darabont, based on the comic book series by Robert Kirkman, Tony Moore, and Charlie ...more

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Game of Thrones is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best 2010s Adventure TV Series
Game of Thrones Peter Dinklage, Lena Headey, Emilia Clarke Game of Thrones (HBO, 2011) is an American fantasy drama television series created by David Benioff and D. B. Weiss, based on the series of fantasy novels by George R. R. Martin. Nine noble ...more

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Nikita is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best 2010s Adventure TV Series
Nikita Maggie Q, Shane West, Lyndsy Fonseca Nikita is an American television series that aired on The CW from September 9, 2010 to December 27, 2013 in the United States. The series is a reboot of the popular 1997 TV series La Femme ...more

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Fringe is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best 2010s Adventure TV Series
Fringe Anna Torv, Joshua Jackson, Jasika Nicole Watch for Free with Amazon Prime Free Trial Fringe is an American science fiction television series created by J. J. Abrams, Alex Kurtzman, and Roberto Orci. It premiered on the Fox Broadcasting network on September 9, 2008, and concluded ...more

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Daredevil is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best 2010s Adventure TV Series
Daredevil Charlie Cox, Deborah Ann Woll, Elden Henson Daredevil (Netflix, 2015) is an American web television series created for Netflix by Drew Goddard, based on the Marvel Comics character of the same name. Blind lawyer Matt Murdock (Charlie Cox) ...more

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Falling Skies is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best 2010s Adventure TV Series
Falling Skies Noah Wyle, Drew Roy, Maxim Knight Watch for Free with Amazon Prime Free Trial Falling Skies is an American science fiction post-apocalyptic dramatic television series created by Robert Rodat and executive produced by Steven Spielberg. The series stars Noah Wyle as Tom ...more

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Criminal Minds is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best 2010s Adventure TV Series
Criminal Minds Shemar Moore, Matthew Gray Gubler, Thomas Gibson Criminal Minds is an American police-procedural television program that premiered September 22, 2005, on CBS. The series follows a team of profilers from the FBI's Behavioral Analysis Unit based ...more

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White Collar is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best 2010s Adventure TV Series
White Collar Matt Bomer, Tim DeKay, Willie Garson White Collar is a USA Network television series created by Jeff Eastin, starring Tim DeKay as FBI Special Agent Peter Burke and Matt Bomer as Neal Caffrey, a highly intelligent and ...more

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Teen Wolf is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best 2010s Adventure TV Series
Teen Wolf Tyler Posey, Dylan O'Brien, Holland Roden Watch for Free with Amazon Prime Free Trial Teen Wolf is an American television series developed by Jeff Davis for MTV. It is loosely based on the 1985 film of the same name, and stars Tyler Posey as a teenager named Scott, who is bitten ...more

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Arrow is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best 2010s Adventure TV Series
Arrow Stephen Amell, Katie Cassidy, Colin Donnell Arrow (The CW, 2012) is an American superhero television series developed by Greg Berlanti, Marc Guggenheim, and Andrew Kreisberg, based on the DC Comics character. Five years after being ...more

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Person of Interest is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best 2010s Adventure TV Series
Person of Interest Jim Caviezel, Taraji P. Henson, Kevin Chapman Person of Interest is an American science fiction crime drama television series created by Jonathan Nolan that premiered on September 22, 2011, on CBS. The series revolves around John Reese, a ...more

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Black Sails is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best 2010s Adventure TV Series
Black Sails Jessica Parker Kennedy, Toby Stephens, Hannah New Black Sails is an American dramatic adventure television series set on New Providence Island and a prequel to Robert Louis Stevenson's novel Treasure Island. The series was created by Jonathan ...more

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Revolution is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best 2010s Adventure TV Series
Revolution Billy Burke, Tracy Spiridakos, Giancarlo Esposito A family struggles to reunite in a post-apocalyptic American landscape: a world of empty cities, local militias and heroic freedom fighters, where every single piece of technology -- computers, ...more

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Justified is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best 2010s Adventure TV Series
Justified Timothy Olyphant, Nick Searcy, Joelle Carter Watch for Free with Amazon Prime Free Trial Justified is an American television drama series developed by Graham Yost. It is based on Elmore Leonard's short story "Fire in the Hole". Timothy Olyphant portrays Raylan Givens, a ...more

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Chicago Fire is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best 2010s Adventure TV Series
Chicago Fire Jesse Spencer, Taylor Kinney, Monica Raymund Chicago Fire is an American television drama series that airs on NBC and was created by Michael Brandt and Derek Haas with Dick Wolf serving as an executive producer. The series originally ...more

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Rookie Blue is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best 2010s Adventure TV Series
Rookie Blue Missy Peregrym, Gregory Smith, Enuka Okuma Rookie Blue is a Canadian police drama television series starring Missy Peregrym and Gregory Smith. It was created by Morwyn Brebner, Tassie Cameron, and Ellen Vanstone. The police drama ...more

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Almost Human is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best 2010s Adventure TV Series
Almost Human Karl Urban, Michael Ealy, Minka Kelly Almost Human is an American science fiction/crime drama that aired from November 17, 2013, through March 3, 2014, on Fox. The series was created by J. H. Wyman for Frequency Films, Bad Robot ...more

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From Dusk till Dawn: The Serie... is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best 2010s Adventure TV Series
From Dusk till Dawn: The Series D.J. Cotrona, Zane Holtz, Jesse Garcia

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Chicago PD is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best 2010s Adventure TV Series
Chicago PD Jason Beghe, Jon Seda, Sophia Bush Chicago P.D. is an American police procedural television drama series created by Dick Wolf and Matt Olmstead as a spin-off from Chicago Fire. The series originally premiered on NBC as a ...more