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The Best New Sci-fi Shows Of 2020

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Vote up the best science fiction television shows that premiered their first season in 2020.

UPDATED: Check out the Best New Science Fiction Television Series in 2021!

The previous year's selection of science fiction series set new standards of innovation and awe leaving the best sci-fi shows of 2020 a lot to live up to. Luckily, the great sci-fi series released in 2020 are ready to live up to them. From horror to action to superheroes and drama – even series that are more speculative than science-y - the newest sci-fi on TV is ready to rock your world and the worlds beyond.

Is there any more widely known science fiction television franchise than Star Trek? A new series brings back old favorites in Star Trek: Picard. If true classics are what you want, an adaptation of The War Of The Worlds from the BBC and Netflix has a perfect pedigree. The new sci-fi shows of 2020 also include comedy series like Avenue 5 and dramatic horror with October Faction, as well as some of the most exciting sci-fi shows in 2020.

Vote up your favorite 2020 sci-fi shows from the list below, and vote down those that just didn't work for you. You can also add any new shows that may have not made the list.

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  • Raised by Wolves
    Video: YouTube
    • Actors: Amanda Collin, Abubakar Salim, Winta McGrath, Travis Fimmel, James Harkness
    • Genres: Science Fiction
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    Video: YouTube
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    420 VOTES
    • Actors: Andy Allo, Robbie Amell, Kevin Bigley, Owen Daniels, Allegra Edwards
    • Genres: Science Fiction
  • Alice in Borderland
    Photo: Alice in Borderland
    • Actors: Kento Yamazaki, Tao Tsuchiya, Nijirô Murakami, Yûki Morinaga, Keita Machida
    • Genres: Science Fiction,Thriller
  • Brave New World
    Video: YouTube
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    230 VOTES
    • Actors: Alden Ehrenreich, Jessica Brown Findlay, Harry Lloyd, Nicholle Hembra, Nina Sosanya
    • Genres: Drama,Science Fiction