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The Best Fantasy TV Series of the 2010s, Ranked  

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List Rules Vote up your favorite fantasy TV Shows that aired in the 2010s - no sci-fi

These are the best 2010s fantasy TV series, ranked from best to worst by user votes. Some of the best 2010s fantasy TV shows take place in space, or completely made up worlds, while others integrate supernatural elements into their more down-to-earth storylines. Some of the greatest 2010s fantasy TV series even feature characters with super powers, and superheroes.

What shows will you find on this best 2010s fantasy TV series list? Game of Thrones took fantasy TV to the next level when it premiered in 2011. Dragons, witches and white walkers are just a few of the exciting characters that made this show an instant hit. The Vampire Diaries is another good fantasy show that aired in the 2010s.

Grimm showed viewers a new version of classic fairy tales during the 2010s. Other great shows that appear on this top 2010s fantasy TV series list include Once Upon a Time, The Walking Dead and Da Vinci's Demons.

Which 2010s fantasy series is your favorite? Vote the best shows up to the top of this list and get in on the conversation in the comments section.
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Supernatural is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Fantasy TV Series of the 2010s, Ranked
Supernatural (The CW, 2005) is an American fantasy horror television series created by Eric Kripke. Two brothers, Sam (Jared Padalecki) and Dean Winchester (Jensen Ackles), follow their father's ...more
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Merlin is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Fantasy TV Series of the 2010s, Ranked
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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Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Fantasy TV Series of the 2010s, Ranked
Marvel's Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D., or simply Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D., is an American television series created for ABC by Joss Whedon, Jed Whedon, and Maurissa Tancharoen, based on the Marvel ...more
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Smallville is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Fantasy TV Series of the 2010s, Ranked
Smallville is an American television series developed by writer-producers Alfred Gough and Miles Millar, based on the DC Comics character Superman created by Jerry Siegel and Joe Shuster. The ...more
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Game of Thrones is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Fantasy TV Series of the 2010s, Ranked
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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Once Upon a Time is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Fantasy TV Series of the 2010s, Ranked
Once Upon a Time is an American fairy tale drama series that premiered on October 23, 2011, on ABC. The show takes place in the fictional seaside town of Storybrooke, Maine, whose residents are ...more
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Teen Wolf is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Fantasy TV Series of the 2010s, Ranked
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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Charmed is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Fantasy TV Series of the 2010s, Ranked
Charmed (The CW, 2018) is an American fantasy drama television series developed by Jennie Snyder Urman, and a reboot of the 1998 series. After the death of their mother, sisters Macy (Madeleine ...more
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The Originals is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Fantasy TV Series of the 2010s, Ranked
The Originals (The CW, 2013) is an American television series created by Julie Plec, and is a spinoff of The Vampire Diaries. Vampire-werewolf hybrid Klaus Mikaelson (Joseph Morgan) and his ...more
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Outlander is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Fantasy TV Series of the 2010s, Ranked
Outlander is a British-American television drama series based on the historical time travel Outlander series of novels by Diana Gabaldon. Created by Ronald D. Moore and produced by Left Bank ...more
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Chilling Adventures of Sabrina is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Fantasy TV Series of the 2010s, Ranked
Chilling Adventures of Sabrina (Netflix, 2018) is an American supernatural television series created by Roberto Aguirre-Sacasa, based on the comic book series. Sabrina Spellman (Kiernan Shipka) ...more
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Grimm is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Fantasy TV Series of the 2010s, Ranked
Watch for Free with Amazon Prime Free Trial Grimm is an American police procedural fantasy television drama series. It debuted in the U.S. on NBC on October 28, 2011. The show has been described as "a cop drama—with a twist... a dark ...more
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American Horror Story is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Fantasy TV Series of the 2010s, Ranked
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American Horror Story (FX, 2011) is an American anthology horror television series created by Ryan Murphy and Brad Falchuk. An anthology series centering on different characters and locations, ...more
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The Vampire Diaries is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Fantasy TV Series of the 2010s, Ranked
The Vampire Diaries is an American supernatural drama television series developed by Kevin Williamson and Julie Plec, based on the popular book series of the same name written by L. J. Smith. ...more
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Legacies is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Fantasy TV Series of the 2010s, Ranked
Legacies (The CW, 2018) is an American television drama series created by Julie Plec, and a spinoff of The Originals. Hope Mikaelson (Danielle Rose Russell), a tribrid daughter of a ...more
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The Secret Circle is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Fantasy TV Series of the 2010s, Ranked
The Secret Circle is an American supernatural teen drama that aired on The CW from September 15, 2011, to May 10, 2012. It is based on the book series of the same name written by L. J. Smith. ...more
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The Walking Dead is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Fantasy TV Series of the 2010s, Ranked
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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True Blood is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Fantasy TV Series of the 2010s, Ranked
Watch for Free with Amazon Prime Free Trial True Blood is an American television drama series produced and created by Alan Ball. It is based on The Southern Vampire Mysteries series of novels by Charlaine Harris, detailing the ...more
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Wynonna Earp is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Fantasy TV Series of the 2010s, Ranked
Wynonna Earp (Syfy, 2016) is a Canadian-American supernatural Western horror television series created by Emily Andras, based on the comic book series by Beau Smith. With her unique abilities, ...more
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Heroes Reborn is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Fantasy TV Series of the 2010s, Ranked
Heroes Reborn is a 13-episode television "event miniseries" which premiered on September 24, 2015, as a continuation of the NBC science fiction serial drama series Heroes. Series ...more
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Da Vinci's Demons is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Fantasy TV Series of the 2010s, Ranked
Da Vinci's Demons is an historical fantasy drama series that presents a fictional account of Leonardo da Vinci's early life. The series was conceived by David S. Goyer and stars Tom Riley in the ...more
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Witches of East End is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Fantasy TV Series of the 2010s, Ranked
Witches of East End is an American television series based on the book of the same name by Melissa de la Cruz. The series premiered on Lifetime on October 6, 2013. Set in the fictional seaside ...more
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Haven is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Fantasy TV Series of the 2010s, Ranked
Haven is an American/Canadian supernatural drama television series loosely based on the Stephen King novel The Colorado Kid. The show, which deals with strange events in a fictional town in ...more
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Reign is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Fantasy TV Series of the 2010s, Ranked
Reign is an American historical fantasy television series following the early years of Mary, Queen of Scots living in France. The series, created by Stephanie SenGupta and Laurie McCarthy, airs ...more
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Salem is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Fantasy TV Series of the 2010s, Ranked
Salem is an American supernatural fiction drama television series created by Brannon Braga and Adam Simon, airing on WGN America starting April 20, 2014. It is the first original-scripted series ...more