The Most Anticipated New Shows On HBO Max of 2020

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Only new shows on HBO Max premiering in 2020.

The Home Box Office finally joined the ranks of streaming channels by debuting HBO Max in May 2020, with what seemed like the whold world anticipating the upcoming new HBO Max shows. This is a list of the best new HBO Max series, ranked by fans who couldn't wait to add fresh content to their watchlists. From revivals and reboots of old favorites to fresh adaptations and totally new stories, the new shows on HBO Max almost rivaled the 2020 HBO schedule itself.

Even with HBO's already solid reputation for great television shows, what were most anticipated HBO Max show? This list includes thrilling new sci-fi, animated favorites, dramas that already have us invested and more. There are several new and returning shows that were originally going to air on Cartoon Network, such as the Fungies and Tig N’ Seek. The Cartoon Network/HBO Max connection didn’t stop there – Adventure Time returned as a series of specials titled Adventure Time Distant Lands. You'll also have to tune into HBO Max to catch the newest batch of Looney Tunes, the first return of characters like Bugs Bunny and Elmer Fudd since 2015. But it isn’t just animation that HBO Max offered in 2020, other upcoming HBO Max shows included an adaptation of the book Dune: Sisterhood and a return to the world of Gremlins with Gremlins: Secrets of the Mogwai.

What were the best shows that premiered on HBO Max in 2020? Vote up the best new HBO Max series you couldn't wait to watch and vote down the shows you won't miss if they're not renewed.