Total Nerd The Best Superhero TV Shows Since 2015  

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List Rules Only shows that have premiered Season 1, Episode 1 on or after 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 Charlie Cox, Vincent D'Onofrio, Deborah Ann Woll 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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The Punisher is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Superhero TV Shows Since 2015
Chris Laferte added The Punisher Jon Bernthal, Ben Barnes, Ebon Moss-Bachrach 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 Krysten Ritter, Rachael Taylor, Eka Darville 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 Mike Colter, Simone Missick, Theo Rossi 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 Charlie Cox, Krysten Ritter, Mike Colter The Defender (Netflix, 2017) is an American web television miniseries created by Douglas Petrie and Marco Ramirez, based on the Marvel Comics superhero team. Daredevil (Charlie Cox), Jessica ...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 Will Friedle, Trevor Devall, Vanessa Marshall 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 Victor Garber, Brandon Routh, Arthur Darvill 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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Legion is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Superhero TV Shows Since 2015
Legion Dan Stevens, Rachel Keller, Aubrey Plaza 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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Supergirl is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Superhero TV Shows Since 2015
Supergirl Melissa Benoist, Mehcad Brooks, Chyler Leigh 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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Agent Carter is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Superhero TV Shows Since 2015
Agent Carter Hayley Atwell, James D'Arcy, Enver Gjokaj 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 Stephen Moyer, Amy Acker, Sean Teale 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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Iron Fist is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Superhero TV Shows Since 2015
Iron Fist Finn Jones, Jessica Henwick, David Wenham 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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American Gods is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Superhero TV Shows Since 2015
American Gods 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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Justice League Action is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Superhero TV Shows Since 2015
Justice League Action Kevin Conroy, Mark Hamill, Gilbert Gottfried 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 Tick is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Superhero TV Shows Since 2015
The Tick Peter Serafinowicz, Griffin Newman, Valorie Curry 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) 16 on the list The Best Superhero TV Shows Since 2015
Guest_286bd61b-91a6-4d6f-96cc-4f53562697c3 added Runaways Rhenzy Feliz, Lyrica Okano, Virginia Gardner 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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Krypton is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Superhero TV Shows Since 2015
The Superhero Nerd added Krypton Cameron Cuffe, Georgina Campbell, Ian McElhinney Krypton (SyFy, 2018) is an American television series developed by David S. Goyer and Damian Kindler. Set 200 years before Superman's birth on the planet Krypton, the show centers on Kal-El's ...more

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Black Lightning is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Superhero TV Shows Since 2015
Bed added Black Lightning Cress Williams, China Anne McClain, Nafessa Williams Black Lightning (The CW, 2018) is an American superhero drama based on the DC comics character of the same name. Jefferson Pierce (Cress Williams), who retired from his superhero persona Black ...more

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Cloak & Dagger is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Superhero TV Shows Since 2015
Bed added Cloak & Dagger

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Marvel's Inhumans is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Superhero TV Shows Since 2015
1511841325887 added Inhumans Anson Mount, Iwan Rheon, Serinda Swan 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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Heroes Reborn is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Superhero TV Shows Since 2015
Heroes Reborn Jack Coleman, Zachary Levi, Robbie A. Kay Heroes Reborn is a 2015 TV series.

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Powers is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Superhero TV Shows Since 2015
Powers Sharlto Copley, Susan Heyward, Noah Taylor 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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Beyond is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Superhero TV Shows Since 2015
Beyond Burkely Duffield, Dilan Gwyn, Jeff Pierre Beyond (Freeform, 2017) is an American science fiction drama television series created by Adam Nussdorf. Holden Matthews (Burkely Duffield) wakes up from a 12-year coma and discovers new ...more