Comedies are delightful, dramas are cathartic, but sometimes you want something with just that little extra. Maybe it’s time travel, maybe it’s space aliens, magic, monsters, or a masked man with a knife, but when you want a story that’s going to tap into the far reaches of creativity and get weird with it, you can’t do better than a good sci-fi or fantasy series.
With that in mind, we’re running down the best sci-fi and fantasy TV shows on Hulu right now, from animated gems like Rick and Morty and My Hero Academia to 90s classics like The X-Files and Buffy the Vampire Slayer, along with recent gems like 12 Monkeys and The Terror. No matter what you’re in the mood for, Hulu has a solid lineup of genre series to binge-watch.
Didn’t find what you’re looking for? We’ve got plenty of other streaming guides to poke through, depending on what you’re looking for. For more fantasy/sci-fi check out the Best Fantasy Series on Netflix and the Best Fantasy Series on Amazon Prime, and for more Hulu streaming recommendations, see our complete guides to the Best TV Shows on Hulu and the Best Movies on Hulu.