7 Fantasy Series That Are Fuelled With Imagination
To tread beyond the mysteries of the real world always offers an adventurous experience. The fantasy genre does a great job at eliminating the monotony from lives by taking us for a ride in the land of profound imagination. So, if you are one of those who dig for a cinematic experience in the fantasy land, you are in the right place. Here's a round-up of 7 fantasy series that are too good to miss out on.
1. Stranger Things
Set in the 1980s in a rural town named Hawkins and the first scene shows the vanishing of a young boy into thin air and his search by his mother and friends. A series of bizarre incidents start happening around the town and also a girl named Eleven who possess psychokinetic powers helps the missing boy’s friend in unravelling the mystery. The first season has one of the best sci-fi episodes ever created and though the content might feel repetitive in the next season, this show is still a must-watch.
Two brothers, in the footsteps of their father, embark on a journey to hunt down supernatural creatures, from monsters and demons to vampires and werewolves. Powered by brilliant performances, the series offers edge-of-the-seat experiences throughout the fifteen seasons. The most beautiful part is no matter how crazy the ride gets, Sam and Dean always have each other's back. This is one of those shows that stays with you.
3. Buffy The Vampire Slayer
This drama series revolves around the life of Buffy, who enjoys her life as a teenager in high school whilst also fulfilling her destiny slaying vampires and demons. The series showcases the lives of Buffy and her friends, the Scooby Gang as they strive to maintain a balance between their adolescent lives and fighting evil. The show enjoys a huge fan base. If the combination of teen drama and supernatural is your cup of tea, this is just the series for you.
Every town has its secrets, so does the eerie land of Winden. The story begins with the disappearance of two teens and as the town searches for these two children, like a can of worms, the dark history of Winden is slowly unravelled. With the complex storyline and the intricate details of the show, this series has the perfect mix of supernatural and mystic elements. This show constantly keeps its audience at the edge of their seats and is definitely a great experience.
5. Vampire Diaries
This supernatural TV series starts with Elena’s chance encounter with Stefan Salvatore, oblivious of the fact that he is a vampire. She finds herself attracted to Stefan instantly later discovering the truth behind the Salvatore brothers and finds herself at the centre of the supernatural world of Mystic Falls. The series also throws light on the lives of Elena's friends and other inhabitants of Mystic Falls. This gripping vampire drama will certainly get you hooked.
Based on the Arthurian legends, the story focuses on Nimue, a young sorceress. Nimue possesses magical powers which put her in a dangerous place in her village, she is rebuked and dreaded by others. When leaders of the church begin killing all those possessing magical powers, she flees from her village and sets off on a journey to find the magical sword which is in the possession of Merlin, a magician. With its elements of fantasy and mystery, this one is sure to capture your attention.
7. The Witcher
This show is based on a fantasy series of novels, ‘The Witcher’ authored by the Polish writer, Andrzej Sapkowski. It follows the legend of Geralt of Rivia, a mutant monster hunter who is constantly struggling to carve a place for himself in this world. According to him, this world consists of people who often prove to be worse than beasts. The show received positive feedback and is a must-watch for all the fantasy genre fans.