What to watch, when you already finished the stranger things season 3?
We are going to show you 10 best shows that are similar to stranger things for many obvious reasons.
So you’ve just finished season three of stranger things on Netflix and, now you’re looking for something new to watch which just the same as Stranger things, well you’re in luck. Coming up, I’ll show you 10 TV shows in the science fiction and horror genres that are worthy of your time while you wait impatiently for the next season of stranger things.
1. WAYWARD PINES
Wayward Pines seems like a good place to start if you’re a fan of the Duffer brothers. Prior to creating stranger things they were once writers for the series Wayward Pines. As an M night, Shyamalan produced supernatural mystery, which appeared on the Fox Network for two seasons in 2015 and 2016. It stars Matt Dillon along with Terrence Howard and Juliette Lewis Dillon plays Ethan Burke, a Secret Service agent investigating the disappearance of two fellow agents, In a small town in Idaho. Upon entering the town Ethan soon discovers that he is unable to leave and contact people living outside of the town. When watching the first season of Wayward Pines you will notice many similarities between this show and stranger things. Both seasons of wayward Pines are available to watch right now on Hulu.
Dark is a Netflix original German science-fiction thriller, that is often compared with stranger things for obvious reasons. Premiering in 2017, Dark tells the story of children disappearing from a fictional town in Germany. It also explores the dark past spanning for generations of four families living there is time travel and, alternate timelines which help to unlock the mysteries involving the town and its missing children. There are now two seasons of dark to watch on Netflix and has been renewed for a third which will be its final season.
3. CHANNEL ZERO
Next is the supernatural horror anthology series channel zero. It aired for a total of four seasons from 2016 through 2018 on the Syfy network, with each season being a self-contained story. The series brings to life creepypastas, which are user-generated stories from the internet intended to scare readers. This show is similar to Stranger things in many ways like both are horror and fantasy show.
The first season is about a creepy children’s TV series and missing children. The second season a bizarre house of horrors tourist attraction. The third deals with the city haunted by strange disappearances and, the fourth season is about a mysterious door in a basement all four seasons of channel zero are available on a shudder, which is a streaming service dedicated to horror.
4. THE ORDER
The Order is a supernatural horror drama which premiered in 2019 this Netflix original is about a college student, who is on a mission to avenge his mother’s death. He joins up with the secret society known as the Hermetic Order of the blue rose. This lands him in a war between werewolves and the practitioners of dark magic, along the way he also unearthed dark secrets about his own family. Many Stranger things fans liked this show and recommended it to us in the comment box. Receiving positive reviews from both fans and critics, Netflix has renewed The Order for a second season.
Outcast is a supernatural horror drama based on the comics of the same name by Robert Kirkman, who also created The Walking Dead. It was broadcast on Cinemax for a total of two seasons, the first season premiered in 2016 with the second and final season premiering in 2018. The stories about a man named Kyle Barnes, who is haunted by demonic possessions all around him in the town of realm West Virginia. Kyle joins up with the priest named Reverend Anderson, who believes that he’s fighting a holy war against the evil forces of Earth. You will find Outcast and stranger things show very alike. Both seasons of outcast are available on the Cinemax Mexico streaming service.
6. The OA
The OA is a mystery drama with elements of sci-fi supernatural and, fantasy all mixed in this Netflix originals. The first season premiered in 2017 with its long-awaited second season being released in 2019. It stars Brit Marling as Prairie Johnson who resurfaces to her family in Michigan seven years after she mysteriously disappeared, prior to vanishing she was blind and after returning she can now see and has paranormal powers. While The OA is a truly engaging and bizarre show a truly found that the moments, when the characters are doing their so-called movements, to absolutely cringe-worthy. Other than that The OA is full of compelling performances from the entire cast. The OA is the show for you if you are a fan of stranger things. There’s been no word yet from Netflix if THE OA will be returning for a third season.
If you enjoyed monster-hunting, Supernatural is the show for you. This long-running dark fantasy drama on the CW network first premiered way back in 2005 and has been broadcast for 14 seasons. The series follows brothers Sam and Dean Winchester after the death of their mother to an evil supernatural force. They were raised by their father as soldiers who tracked down horrific and demonic creatures. With 307 episodes available throughout its 14 seasons, Supernatural should keep you busy until the next season of stranger things. Supernatural is available to stream on Netflix and has been renewed by the CW for a 15th and final season, which will premiere in October of 2019.
8. AMERICAN HORROR STORY
Another show that’s been around for a while is the anthology horror series American Horror Story, which so far has been broadcast for 8 seasons on the FX network. Each season is a self-contained miniseries that follows a different set of characters, storylines and, locations. Including an insane asylum, a house of the murderers past, a freak show, a witch coven, a hotel, a possessed farmhouse along with topics dealing with the apocalypse, and a cult. Here’s an interesting coincidence the newest installment of American Horror Story coming in September is titled 1984, which so happens to be the same year as the setting for stranger things season 3. American Horror Story is available to stream on both Hulu and Prime video.
9. THE EXPANSE
The Expanse is a science fiction drama that has been broadcast for three seasons on the Syfy network. The series follows a group of anti-heroes hundreds of years in the future, where humans have colonized the solar system. With rising tensions between Earth and Mars, the group works to uncover a conspiracy that threatens humanity. Without giving away any spoilers, there’s a storyline introduced in season 2 of the expanse, that should feel familiar to fans of stranger things. If you haven’t watched the expanse yet, it’s a fantastic show that gets better with each season. In 2018 it was canceled by the Syfy network after three seasons it was quickly picked up for a fourth season by Amazon Prime Video. The release date is expected before the end of 2019. If you want to get caught up the first three seasons of the expanse are available right now on prime video.
Slashers is an anthology horror series on Netflix which premiered in 2016. All three seasons employ a new cast featuring a different serial killer and, a storyline that gets resolved upon each season’s conclusion. The creator of the show has acknowledged that he gained inspiration for the show’s format from American Horror Story. If you’ve watched horror movies from the 1980s, Slasher is very similar to horrific murder scenes but a lot of cheesy moments mixed in. If you watch stranger things for the horror suspense and the occasional scares, slasher just may be the show for you. Season 3 was released in May of 2019 and there’s been no word yet from Netflix, If slasher will be coming back for a fourth season.
We hope, my post helped you pick some best shows that are similar to Stranger things. We all are waiting for season 4 of Stranger things. Give us feedback by commenting below…