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The Best Fantasy TV Shows Of 2018  

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List Rules Only shows that premiered in 2018.

While hot series like Game of Thrones will always top a best fantasy TV shows list, it's the television flicks that premiered in 2018 everyone's after. In other words, we're always looking for the next great series, and 2018's best fantasy shows are a great place to get started—and keep our minds off GOT. That'll be fairly easy though, as this list of fantasy series features plenty of killer shows getting their start in '18. 

From historical-fantasy shows to your sci-fi fantasies, there's a good number of series to get your fix. Freeform's Siren is one such show that's a must watch, not to mention Amazon's Brittania. In short, the best fantasy shows of 2018 shouldn't disappoint, so plop yourself down on the couch and get watching. 

Be sure to vote up your favorite fantasy shows of 2018, and vote down any you're not feeling. You can also add any new series to the list—so long as they premiered in '18. When you're done, check out what fantasy premiered in 2019.

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Dragon Prince is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Fantasy TV Shows Of 2018
Nate Schell added Dragon Prince Jack De Sena, Omari Newton

Two human princes forge an unlikely bond with the elfin assassin sent to kill them, embarking on an epic quest to bring peace to their warring lands. 

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Siren is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Fantasy TV Shows Of 2018
Siren Eline Powell, Alex Roe, Ian Verdun
Siren (Freeform, 2018) is an American television drama series created by Eric Wald and Dean White. When a mysterious girl (Eline Powell) arrives in the coastal town of Bristol Cove, she proves ...more

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Britannia is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Fantasy TV Shows Of 2018
Britannia Kelly Reilly, David Morrissey, Zoë Wanamaker
Britannia (Amazon Video, 2018) is a British-American historical fantasy series written by Jez Butterworth. In AD 43 during the Roman conquest of Britain, Celtic rivals Kerra (Kelly Reilly) and ...more
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American Gods is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Fantasy TV Shows Of 2018
Ricky Whittle, Emily Browning, Crispin Glover
American Gods (Starz, 2017) is an American television series developed by Bryan Fuller and Michael Green, based on the novel by Neil Gaiman. After being released from prison, Shadow Moon (Ricky ...more

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The New Legends of Monke... is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Fantasy TV Shows Of 2018
Chai Hansen, Luciane Buchanan, Josh Thomson
The New Legends of Monkey (Netflix, 2018) is a television series based on the 16th century Chinese novel Journey to the West. A young monk, escorted by a group of gods, embarks on a journey ...more
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Charmed is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Fantasy TV Shows Of 2018
Madeleine Mantock, Melonie Diaz, Sarah Jeffery
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 Innocents is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Fantasy TV Shows Of 2018
Sorcha Groundsell, Percelle Ascott, Guy Pearce
The Innocents (Netflix, 2018) is a British supernatural television series created by Hania Elkington and Simon Duric. After running away from her repressive family to be with her lover Harry ...more
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The Outpost is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Fantasy TV Shows Of 2018
Jessica Green, Jake Stormoen, Imogen Waterhouse
The Outpost (The CW, 2018) is a drama television series created by Jason Faller and Kynan Griffin. Talon (Jessica Green), the lone survivor of the Blackbloods, sets off to track her family's ...more

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Troy: Fall of a City is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Fantasy TV Shows Of 2018
Louis Hunter, Bella Dayne, David Threlfall
Troy: Fall of a City (Netflix, 2018) is a British-American miniseries directed by Owen Harris and Mark Brozel, based on the Trojan War. When Helen (Bella Dayne) and Paris (Louis Hunter) fall in ...more