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The Best Netflix Original Fantasy Shows 

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List Rules Vote up the best original fantasy series from Netflix. Originals and co-productions only.

Here are the best Netflix original fantasy shows currently streaming right now. Featuring talking animals, magic, drama and more, this list of Netflix fantasy originals is updated with new and popular shows. What is the best Netflix original fantasy series?

The latest and newest Netflix original fantasy shows feature series that bring old favorites to life, such as Castlevania and Watership Down - or one of the oldest stories, with the The New Legends of Monkey adaptation of Journey to the West. Must-watch Netflix original fantasy also includes The Worst Witch and Matt Groening's Disenchantment.

Vote up the best original fantasy series on Netflix, and add your favorites if they're missing from the list.

The Dark Crystal: Age of... is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Netflix Original Fantasy Shows
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The Dark Crystal: Age of Resistance (Netflix, 2019) is a fantasy television series, and a prequel to 1982 Jim Henson film The Dark Crystal. Rian (Taron Egerton), Brea (Anya Taylor-Joy), and Deet (Nathalie Emmanuel) are three Gelflings who discover the secret behind the Skeksis power and go on a journey to light the fires of rebellion and save their world. ...more on Wikipedia

Actors: Taron Egerton, Anya Taylor-Joy, Nathalie Emmanuel, Donna Kimball

Premiered: 2019

Number of Seasons: 1

Number of Episodes: 10

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The Witcher is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Netflix Original Fantasy Shows
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The Witcher (Netflix, 2019) is a fantasy action-adventure series based on the series of short stories and novels by Andrzej Sapkowski. Geralt of Rivia (Henry Cavill), a solitary monster hunter, struggles to find his place in a world where people often prove more wicked than beasts. ...more on Wikipedia

Actors: Henry Cavill, Freya Allan, Anya Chalotra, Anna Shaffer

Premiered: 2019

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The Worst Witch is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Netflix Original Fantasy Shows
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The Worst Witch (Netflix, 2017) is a British fantasy children's television series based on the books by Jill Murphy. The first in her family to display magical abilities, Mildred Hubble (Bella Ramsey) tries her best to excel at an academy for young witches, but her spells always seem to go wrong. ...more on Wikipedia

Actors: Jenny Richardson, Bella Ramsey, Meibh Campbell

Premiered: July 21, 2017

Number of Seasons: 2

Number of Episodes: 25

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Kingdom is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Netflix Original Fantasy Shows
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Kingdom (Netflix, 2019) is a South Korean television series based on the webcomic series "Land of the Gods" by Kim Eun-hee. In Korea’s medieval Joseon period, a crown prince (Ju Ji-hoon) is sent on a suicide mission to investigate a mysterious plague spreading across his country, only to discover that it is an atrocious epidemic in the form of zombies. ...more on Wikipedia

Actors: Ju Ji-hoon, Bae Doona, Ryu Seung-ryong, Kim Sang-ho, Heo Joon-ho, + more

Premiered: January 25, 2019

Number of Seasons: 1

Number of Episodes: 6

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