Did you know, in 2021, about 77% of the United States population streamed or downloaded TV series on a weekly basis? And, till now, in 2023, this percentage has increased very rapidly.
Many movie enthusiasts are always trying to find the best shows that they can watch on their weekends. But they fail to find the best streaming shows. This is because, nowadays, a lot of seasons are coming in every month, which makes it hard to decide which one to watch.
So, for this, I have brought the solution for you in this article. Here I am going to show you some must-watch times in your life.
Streaming Services: What is it?
The streaming landscape is a diverse realm comprising a multitude of platforms, each offering its unique features and content. From Netflix and Amazon Prime Video to Disney+ and HBO Max, the competition is fierce.
For instance, if we talk about Netflix, it is a pioneer in the streaming world, which boasts a vast library of original content. But on the other hand, Disney+ is a haven for families with its extensive collection of beloved classics. Similarly, Amazon Prime Video is a combination of entertainment that also comes with shopping perks. And last, HBO Max, which is renowned for its premium offerings.
Remember, every streaming channel has access to different movies and TV shows.
For example, if you want to watch Avengers Infinity War, you can only watch it on Amazon Prime Video.
7 Must-Watch Streaming Shows
Here are some most recommended and popular shows of all time that you must watch.
- Stranger Things
To be honest with you, I have never watched a streaming show like this before. It science fiction horror drama television series is set in the 1980s in the fictional rural town of Hawkins, Indiana. The nearby Hawkins National Laboratory performs scientific research for the United States Department of Energy but secretly experiments with the paranormal and supernatural, sometimes with human test subjects.
If you know my opinion, then you must watch it.
- Squid Game
This South Korean survival drama television series revolves around a secret contest where 456 players, all of whom are in deep financial hardship, risk their lives to play a series of deadly children’s games for the chance to win a ₩45.6 billion prize. They happily participate in the competition but don’t know what will be the consequences for them if someone loses the contest.
I will personally recommend you this show for the weekend.
- Arcane – League of Legends
Arcane – League of Legends is an animated fantasy series that features many popular characters of the League of Legends game. This streaming show is particularly based on two-person stories, Vi and Jinx (animated characters). The story of this show is a delicate balance between the rich, utopian city of Piltover and the seedy, oppressed underground of Zaun. For gamers, this can be a good choice to watch on the weekend. But those who are not interested in animated series can skip this.
According to rumors, it is one of the best-animated series.
- The Witcher
This fantasy drama television series is based on the book series of the same name by Polish writer Andrzej Sapkowski. In this streaming show, there is a legendary character known as Geralt of Rivia, aka Witcher. Also, there are some other important characters that make the show interesting, like, Yennefer of Vengerberg and Princess Ciri.
Spoiler Alert: Henry Cavill has played the role of Geralt in the first three seasons.
You must watch all of its seasons, and you will not regret it.
Ozark is a crime series based on the life of financial advisor Marty Byrde, who emigrates to the Ozarks after a heist goes wrong. This is a documentary series with tense and suspenseful scenes. This show will give you a clear perspective on what people can do to protect their family or loved ones. Even on Rotten Tomatoes, this TV show has got 85% average audience score.
So, according to online sources and social media rumors, it is good, but I haven’t watched it yet.
- Peaky Blinders
Ahhh… everyone knows about Peaky Blinders. This is also one of the best shows of all time that I ever watched. It is a British period crime drama television series that follows the activities of a family known as “Shelby.” In fact, this TV show is based on the real story of a youth gang with the same name, “Shelby Family,” who were active in the city from the 1890s to the early 20th century.
Another Spoiler Alert: You will surely know about Cillian Murphy. If yes, then he played the most important role, “Thomas Shelby.”
I have also watched this series, and for me, it was perfect.
Bridgerton is a historical fiction romance television series created by Chris Van Dusen. This series is only available on Netflix. It is based on Julia Quinn’s bestselling novels and has been praised for its diverse casting and modern take on the genre. The show is set in the competitive world of Regency-era London’s ton during the social season when marriageable youth of nobility and gentry are launched into society.
This streaming show is all about eight brothers of the Bridgerton family who move to London high society in search of love.
If you love such a love series, then it is a proper match for you.
So, here we are with a demanding article about “The must-watch shows on your favorite streaming channels.” We have shed light on some of the most popular TV shows of all time in this blog. For instance, I have talked about Peaky Blinders, The Witcher, Arcane, Squid Game, Strange Things, Ozark, and Bridgeton.
Each of these above-discussed shows has its own specific story, which makes them a perfect choice for anyone who loves watching movies and TV shows.