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The Best Space Western TV Shows  

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List Rules Shows near the top must be only the best Space Western TV series.

The very best space western shows on television, ranked from best to worst. This list of the greatest space western shows also includes pictures from the shows when available. Popular space western TV shows have been a staple of television for years, so there's often debate about what the most entertaining space western show of all time is. Don't let your favorite space western television programs in history get to the bottom of the list- be sure to vote them up so they have the chance to reach the top spot. The list of space western television shows below includes information like the program's cast, creator and premiere date when available.

This list has everything from Star Trek: The Original Series to Gun Sword.

This list answers the questions, "What is the best space western show of all time?" and "What are the greatest space western shows?"
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Firefly is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Space Western TV Shows
Nathan Fillion, Gina Torres, Alan Tudyk
Firefly is an American space western science fiction drama television series created by writer and director Joss Whedon, under his Mutant Enemy Productions label. Whedon served as an executive ...more
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Cowboy Bebop is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Space Western TV Shows
Kôichi Yamadera, Unshô Ishizuka, Megumi Hayashibara
Cowboy Bebop is a 1998 Japanese anime series developed by Sunrise featuring a production team led by director Shinichirō Watanabe, screenwriter Keiko Nobumoto, character designer Toshihiro ...more
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Trigun is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Space Western TV Shows
Hiromi Tsuru, Johnny Yong Bosch, Toshihiko Seki
Trigun is a Japanese manga series written and illustrated by Yasuhiro Nightow. Both manga were adapted into an anime television series in 1998. Trigun revolves around a man known as "Vash ...more
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Outlaw Star is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Space Western TV Shows
Ayako Kawasumi, Sherry Lynn, Mary Elizabeth McGlynn
Outlaw Star is a 1998 anime series adaptation of the manga series Outlaw Star.
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Star Trek: The Original Series is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Space Western TV Shows
William Shatner, Leonard Nimoy, DeForest Kelley
Star Trek is an American science fiction television series created by Gene Roddenberry that follows the adventures of the starship USS Enterprise and its crew. It later acquired the retronym of ...more
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BraveStarr is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Space Western TV Shows
Pat Fraley, Erika Scheimer, Susan Blu
BraveStarr is an American Space Western animated television series. The original episodes aired from September 1987 to February 1988 in syndication. It was created simultaneously with a ...more
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Space Pirate Captain Harlock is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Space Western TV Shows
Makio Inoue, Akira Kamiya, Ken'ichi Ogata
Space Pirate Captain Harlock is a manga series written and illustrated by Leiji Matsumoto, serialized Akita Shoten's Play Comic from 1977 to 1979. The series was adapted into an animated ...more
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The Adventures of the Galaxy R... is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Space Western TV Shows
Jerry Orbach, Bob Bottone, Laura Dean
The Adventures of the Galaxy Rangers is a Japanese-American animated Space Western television series created by Robert Mandell and Gaylord Entertainment Company. It was broadcast in syndication ...more
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SilverHawks is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Space Western TV Shows
Bob McFadden, Earl Hammond, Larry Kenney
SilverHawks is an American animated television series developed by Rankin/Bass Productions and distributed by Lorimar-Telepictures in 1986. The animation was provided by Japanese studio Pacific ...more
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Fireball XL5 is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Space Western TV Shows
Paul Maxwell, Sylvia Anderson, David Graham
Fireball XL5 is a science fiction themed children's television show following the missions of spaceship Fireball XL5, commanded by Colonel Steve Zodiac of the World Space Patrol. The show was ...more
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Space Rangers is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Space Western TV Shows
Space Rangers Linda Hunt, Clint Howard, Cary-Hiroyuki Tagawa
Space Rangers is an American futuristic science fiction drama. The short lived series aired on CBS in 1993. The show was created by Pen Densham and Trilogy Entertainment Group.
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Captain Harlock and the Queen ... is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Space Western TV Shows
Captain Harlock and the Queen of a Thousand Years is an animated science fiction television series produced by Harmony Gold USA. The series was created by Carl Macek by combining footage from ...more
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Space Dandy is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Space Western TV Shows
Jun'ichi Suwabe, Uki Satake, Hiroyuki Yoshino
Space Dandy is a 2014 Japanese anime series produced by Bones. The series follows Dandy, an alien hunter who is "a dandy guy in space," in search for aliens with his robot assistant QT ...more
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Galaxy Express 999 is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Space Western TV Shows
Galaxy Express 999 is a manga written and drawn by Leiji Matsumoto, as well as various anime films and TV series based on it. It is set in a space-faring, high-tech future in which humans have ...more
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Wild Arms: Twilight Venom is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Space Western TV Shows
Wild Arms: Twilight Venom Mitsuo Iwata, Mayumi Asano, Kazuko Imai
Wild Arms: Twilight Venom is a Japanese animated television series based on the Wild Arms series of video games. The series was animated by Bee Train, and directed by Itsuro Kawasaki and Kōichi ...more
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Gun Sword is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Space Western TV Shows
Chiwa Saitō, Kikuko Inoue, Houko Kuwashima
Gun Sword, is a Japanese animated television series produced by AIC A.S.T.A. The series is directed by Gorō Taniguchi and written by Hideyuki Kurata. The story is set on the "Planet of ...more
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Saber Rider and the Star Sheri... is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Space Western TV Shows
Townsend Coleman, Pat Fraley, Pat Musick
Saber Rider and the Star Sheriffs is an animated television space western, similar to the series The Adventures of the Galaxy Rangers and BraveStarr. The series premiered in the United States in ...more
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Space Adventure Cobra is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Space Western TV Shows
Space Adventure Cobra
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Space Patrol is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Space Western TV Shows
Dick Vosburgh, Ronnie Stevens, Libby Morris
Space Patrol is a science-fiction television series featuring marionettes that was produced in the United Kingdom in 1962 and broadcast beginning in 1963. It was written and produced by Roberta ...more
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Gun Frontier is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Space Western TV Shows
Kappei Yamaguchi, Steven Blum, Kiyoyuki Yanada