Between the three major streaming services, there’s a boatload of stuff out there to binge for sci-fi fans. But where should you start your stream?
We dug through the catalogs at Netflix, Amazon Prime and Hulu to figure out which sci-fi and fantasy shows you should absolutely be checking out. From new shows to streaming originals, deep cuts and everything in between — there’s a boatload of material out there to check out. So whether you’re into superheroes, hard sci-fi or fantasy, there’s something for everyone.
Check out our picks for 12 great genre shows you should be streaming, and let us know what you’re jamming:
Updated August 30, 2016. Added: Young Justice, Jonathan Strange & Mr. Norrell, and Quantum Leap. Removed: Fringe, Batman: The Animated Series, and Firefly.
Updated October 19, 2016. Added: Smallville, Luke Cage, Continuum, 12 Monkeys. Removed: Mr. Robot, Young Justice, Lucifer, Limitless.
Updated: March 1, 2017: Added: Black Mirror. Removed Farscape.