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The Best New Fantasy TV Shows of the Last Few Years  

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List Rules Only shows that premiered the first episode of Season 1 on or after January 1, 2015.

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

Featuring new Netflix shows, show revivals, adaptations from books, and more, the best recent fantasy TV shows include Heroes Reborn, DramaworldThe Shannara Chronicles, and Emerald City. Netflix's Castlevania is considered one of the most bingeworthy shows today, while Syfy's Wyonna Earp is commonly known as the fantasy show to watch now in 2018. 

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

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Travelers is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best New Fantasy TV Shows of the Last Few Years
afro9strong added Eric McCormack, MacKenzie Porter, Nesta Cooper
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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Cloak & Dagger is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best New Fantasy TV Shows of the Last Few Years
Cate Bennett added Olivia Holt, Aubrey Joseph, Andrea Roth
Cloak & Dagger (Freeform, 2018) is an American cable television series created by Joe Pokaski, based on the Marvel Comics characters. Tandy Bowen (Olivia Holt) and Tyrone Johnson (Aubrey ...more
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12 Monkeys is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best New Fantasy TV Shows of the Last Few Years
Aaron Stanford, Amanda Schull, Kirk Acevedo
12 Monkeys (SyFy, 2015) is an American television series on Syfy created by Terry Matalas and Travis Fickett, and loosely based on the 1995 film. In the year 2043, scavenger James Cole (Aaron ...more
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The Gifted is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best New Fantasy TV Shows of the Last Few Years
Eithne Araujo added 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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Good Witch is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best New Fantasy TV Shows of the Last Few Years
Catherine Bell, Bailee Madison, James Denton
Good Witch (Hallmark, 2015) is an American-Canadian fantasy comedy-drama television series that is based on the TV movie series of the same name. The series continues the spirited life of newly ...more
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Siren is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best New Fantasy TV Shows of the Last Few Years
しゅにシュニ(Shuni) added Eline Powell, Alex Roe, Ian Verdun
Siren (Freeform, 2018) is an American television drama series created by Eric Wald and Dean White. When a mysterious girl (Eline Powell) arrives in the coastal town of Bristol Cove, she proves ...more
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Black Lightning is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best New Fantasy TV Shows of the Last Few Years
Michael Heinrich added 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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The Dark Crystal: Age of Resis... is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best New Fantasy TV Shows of the Last Few Years
Taron Egerton, Anya Taylor-Joy, Nathalie Emmanuel
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 ...more
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Midnight, Texas is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best New Fantasy TV Shows of the Last Few Years
Eithne Araujo added François Arnaud, Dylan Bruce, Parisa Fitz-Henley
Midnight, Texas (NBC, 2017) is an American supernatural drama television series developed by Monica Owusu-Breen, based on the book series by Charlaine Harris. On the run from his past, young ...more
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Carnival Row is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best New Fantasy TV Shows of the Last Few Years
Carnival Row Orlando Bloom, Cara Delevingne, Waj Ali
Carnival Row (Amazon Video, 2019) is an American neo-noir fantasy web television series created by René Echevarria and Travis Beacham. As a serial killer preys on mystical creatures in a ...more
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Heroes Reborn is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best New Fantasy TV Shows of the Last Few Years
Jack Coleman, Zachary Levi, Robbie Kay
Heroes Reborn is a 2015 TV series.
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Just Add Magic is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best New Fantasy TV Shows of the Last Few Years
Olivia Sanabia, Abby Donnelly, Aubrey Miller
Just Add Magic (Amazon, 2015) is an American live-action family television series, loosely based on the book of the same name by Cindy Callaghan. Amateur preteen chefs Kelly, Darbie, and Hannah ...more
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Dramaworld is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best New Fantasy TV Shows of the Last Few Years
Sean Dulake, Liv Hewson, Justin Chon
Dramaworld is a 10-episode comedy-drama set in Los Angeles and Seoul, South Korea. The series follows the adventures of Claire Duncan, an American college student and huge fan of Korean Dramas, ...more
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Angel from Hell is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best New Fantasy TV Shows of the Last Few Years
Jane Lynch, Maggie Lawson, Kyle Bornheimer
Angel from Hell is an American single-camera fantasy sitcom created by Tad Quill. The series is about an angel named Amy, who acts as a guardian for Allison, forming an unlikely friendship.