Total Nerd The Best Superhero TV Shows Since 2015  

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List Rules Only shows that have premiered since January 1, 2015.

With so many great TV series currently airing, we gathered the best superhero TV shows since 2015. Our list of the highest rated superhero shows of the past three years is ranked by viewers from everywhere, so make sure you vote up the best new superhero series on television. What is the best new superhero TV show? 

Featuring new Marvel shows, DC crossovers, animated series, and more, the best recent superhero TV shows include Legion, Legends of Tomorrow, Daredevil, and The Defenders. Netflix's Marvel series are easily some of the most bingeworthy shows today, while Starz's American Gods is another must watch show in 2017. One of the best ABC dramas, Agent Carter, features the Marvel character Peggy Carter. Featuring superheroes like Wonder Woman, Iron Fist, and Batman, this list of great superhero TV shows of the past three years has something for everyone. 

Vote up the best new superhero TV shows and feel free to add any new superhero series missing from the list. 

 

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Daredevil is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Superhero TV Shows Since 2015
Daredevil 2015 Marvel's Daredevil, or simply Daredevil, is an American web television series created for Netflix by Drew Goddard, based on the Marvel Comics character of the same name. It is set in the Marvel ...more

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The Punisher is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Superhero TV Shows Since 2015
Chris Laferte added The Punisher 2017 Marvel's The Punisher (Netflix, 2017) is an American web television series created for Netflix by Steve Lightfoot. Former Force Recon officer Frank Castle (Jon Bernthal), known throughout New ...more

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Jessica Jones is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Superhero TV Shows Since 2015
Jessica Jones 2015 Jessica Jones (Netflix, 2015) is an American web television series created by Melissa Rosenberg, based on the Marvel Comics character. Following the tragic end of her brief superhero career, ...more

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Luke Cage is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Superhero TV Shows Since 2015
Luke Cage 2016 Luke Cage (Netflix, 2016) is an American web television series created by Cheo Hodari Coker, based on the Marvel Comics character. When a sabotaged experiment gives him super strength and ...more

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The Defenders is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Superhero TV Shows Since 2015
The Defenders 2017 Marvel's The Defenders, or simply The Defenders, is an American web television miniseries developed for Netflix, based on the Marvel Comics superhero team of the same name. The team includes ...more

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Guardians of the Galaxy is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Superhero TV Shows Since 2015
Guardians of the Galaxy 2015 Guardians of the Galaxy (Disney XD, 2015) is an American animated television series developed by Marty Isenberg, based on the Marvel Comics superhero team. The adventures of a band of space ...more

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Legends of Tomorrow is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Superhero TV Shows Since 2015
Legends of Tomorrow 2016 DC's Legends of Tomorrow (The CW, 2016) is an American superhero action-adventure television series spin-off from Arrow and The Flash, existing in the same fictional universe. When Vandal Savage ...more

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Supergirl is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Superhero TV Shows Since 2015
Supergirl 2015 Supergirl (The CW, 2015) is an American superhero action-adventure television series developed by Ali Adler, Greg Berlanti, and Andrew Kreisberg, based on the DC Comics character. The adventures ...more

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Legion is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Superhero TV Shows Since 2015
Legion 2017 Legion (FX, 2017) is an American cable television series created by Noah Hawley, based on the Marvel Comics character. Diagnosed with schizophrenia at a young age, David Haller (Dan Stevens) ...more

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Agent Carter is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Superhero TV Shows Since 2015
Agent Carter 2015 Marvel's Agent Carter, or simply Agent Carter, is an upcoming American television series, spinning out of the Marvel One-Shot short film of the same name.

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The Gifted is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Superhero TV Shows Since 2015
Dakota Gerard added The Gifted The Gifted (Fox, 2017) is an American superhero TV series based on Marvel Comics's X-Men properties. Two ordinary parents (Stephen Moyer and Amy Acker) take their family on the run from the ...more

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American Gods is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Superhero TV Shows Since 2015
American Gods 2017 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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Iron Fist is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Superhero TV Shows Since 2015
Iron Fist 2017 Marvel's Iron Fist (Netflix, 2017) is web television series developed Scott Buck, based on the Marvel Comics character of the same name. Finn Jones stars as Danny Rand / Iron Fist, a martial ...more

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Justice League Action is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Superhero TV Shows Since 2015
Justice League Action 2016 Justice League Action (Cartoon Network, 2016) is an upcoming American animated television series based on the DC Comics superhero team of the same name. It features the adventures of Superman, ...more

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The Orville is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Superhero TV Shows Since 2015
Marie Harper added The Orville The Orville (Fox, 2017) is a science fiction comedy-drama series created by Seth MacFarlane. Ed Mercer (MacFarlane) is captain of the U.S.S. Orville (ECV-197), a mid-level exploration starship ...more

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The Tick is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Superhero TV Shows Since 2015
The Tick 2017 The Tick (Amazon, 2016) is an American television series based on the character The Tick from the comic book of the same name. In a world where superheroes have been real for decades, an ...more

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Runaways is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Superhero TV Shows Since 2015
Guest_286bd61b-91a6-4d6f-96cc-4f53562697c3 added Runaways Marvel's Runaways (Hulu, 2017) is an American web television series created by Josh Schwartz and Stephanie Savage. Six teenagers from different backgrounds unite against a common enemy — their ...more

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Travelers is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Superhero TV Shows Since 2015
Marie Harper added Travelers Travelers (Netflix, 2016) is a science fiction television series created by Brad Wright. Hundreds of years from now, surviving humans discover how to send consciousness back through time, into ...more

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Frequency is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Superhero TV Shows Since 2015
Marie Harper added Frequency Frequency (The CW, 2016) is a sci-fi drama series inspired by the 2000 film of the same name. In 2016, NYPD Detective Raimy Sullivan (Peyton List) discovers that she is able to speak to her ...more

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Timeless is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Superhero TV Shows Since 2015
Marie Harper added Timeless Timeless (NBC, 2016) tollows the adventures of an unusual trio—a history professor (Abigail Spencer), a scientist (Malcolm Barrett), and a soldier (Matt Lanter)—as they attempt to stop Garcia ...more

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Teen Titans Go! is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Superhero TV Shows Since 2015
1518470830811 added Teen Titans Go! 2013 Teen Titans Go! is an American animated television series based on the DC Comics fictional superhero team, the Teen Titans. The series was announced following the popularity of DC Nation's New ...more

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1511841325887 added Inhumans 2017 Marvel's Inhumans (ABC, 2017) is American superhero series based on the Marvel Comics race of the same name. After a military coup, Black Bolt (Anson Mount), his wife Medusa (Serinda Swan), ...more

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Powers is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Superhero TV Shows Since 2015
Powers 2015 Powers is an American online streaming series adaptation of the Powers comic book series published by Marvel Comics under their Icon Comics imprint. The PlayStation Network's first scripted ...more

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Heroes Reborn is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Superhero TV Shows Since 2015
Heroes Reborn 2015 Heroes Reborn is a 2015 TV series.

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Beyond is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Superhero TV Shows Since 2015
Beyond 2017 Beyond is an American science fiction drama television series created by Adam Nussdorf that premiered on Freeform on January 1, 2017. Holden Matthews (Burkely Duffield) wakes up from a 12-year ...more