Most epic new Fantasy tv shows (2017 list - TV & Netflix)



If you want mystery, magic and wonderful fantasy worlds that feel like old times that never actually were, then tv channels are giving you what you want. Game of Thrones was a game changer. But you will have to wait a little while until that starts. What can we see in the meanwhile in terms of the epic fantasy genre?
The Vore's TV staff selects the top best fantasy TV series of 2017 on TV, DVD or Netflix. Are David Benioff, D.B. Weiss our new Fantasy genre creators?


fantasy TV series2017
Popular actorsPeter Dinklage & Kit Harington
Trending TV SeriesAmerican Gods

2017 releases - most anticipated fantasy TV series to watch

    Emerald City (Friday January 6, 2017)

    Emerald City tv poster Creator
    Matthew Arnold
    Actors
    Adria Arjona
    Oliver Jackson-Cohen
    Ana Ularu
    Emerald City Trailer

    A modern reimagining of the stories that led to 'The Wizard of Oz', based on the Land of Oz book series by L. Frank...Read more
    70%

    American Gods (Saturday April 1, 2017)

    American Gods tv poster Creator
    Bryan Fuller
    Actors
    Ricky Whittle
    Ian McShane
    Emily Browning
    American Gods Trailer

    Fans have been waiting for this for ages. It is one of the HBO shows that has been promised for years. The projected got abandoned but thankfully Starz picked it up. The series based on the Americana fantasy novel by Neil Gaiman is about an ex-convict who finds out he is actually a Norse God and gets mixed up in a battle between New Gods and Old Gods, of which Old Gods have incorporated in American life and are pretending to be normal people. ...Read more
    90%

Best fantasy TV series on Netflix or DVD in 2017 & 2016

Best fantasy TV series out on DVD, Bluray or VOD (Netflix, Amazon).



Fantasy genre statistics

Fantasy2017
Genre popularity
96%
Genre ranking#3
Familiar facesPeter Dinklage & Kit Harington
Trending showsAmerican Gods
Amount of genre shows per year from 2010 to 2017

50 fantasy TV series scheduled for release this year.

After Game of Thrones the Fantasy genre was taken even more seriously. Now big budgets are being pumped into fantasy book adaptations. The Genre is growing in numbers, but certainly also in quality.