As we approach Halloween, I cannot help it but embrace all things witchy. They have been the biggest part in continuing the existence of the spirit and celebration of Samhain.
Here are the top 10 best Witches TV shows based on IMDb’s ratings you may enjoy during the festival.
1. The Witcher (Netflix, 2019-) Rating: 8.2
Based on the book series The Witcher by Andrzej Sapkowski, follows the story of Geralt of Rivia, a monster hunter who struggled in a world full of people who are rotten to find his true identity. He was joined by a powerful sorceress and a young princess with a special gift. Together they embark on a rough journey in a world full of humans that are worse than monsters and beasts.
2. A Discovery of Witches (AMC, 2018) Rating: 8.1
Oh, it is spicy here. A witch, Diana Bishop, collaborating with a vampire, Matthew Clairmont? That’s a no, no but there is nothing Diana can do when she needs help solving mysteries.
3. The chilling Adventure of Sabrina (Netflix, 2018-2020) Rating: 7.6
Based on the Archie comic book series, a dark teenage witch, Sabrina Spellman, has to choose between magic world and her human friends on her 16th birthday. It is chilling when she is half-witch and half-mortal forced to choose one side and losing another while fighting evil forces that threatens her family and friends.
4. Love Craft Country (HBO, 2020-) Rating: 7.3
What better way to fight against a segregated country back in 1950’s with magic? Atticus Freeman is joined by his friend Letitia and his Uncle George on a trip to search for his missing father. Not only they have to fight monsters, they have to survive in a wave of racism from white Americans.
5. Motherland: Fort Salem (Freeform, 2020-) Rating: 7.1
In a woman dominated world; three witches enlisted in the U.S. Army trained to combat by using their vocal cords in which they create powerful spells. They become the American military’s powerful weapon.
6. Salem (Netflix, 2014-2017) Rating: 7.1
Historical fiction drama and horror inspired by Salem witch trials in the 17th century.
7. The Order (Netflix, 2019-) Rating: 6.8
A college student enrolls and joins a secret order to find out about his mother’s murder. While investigating what happened to his mother, he ends up in a war between werewolves and practitioners of dark magic.
8. Siempre Bruja (Netflix, 2019-2020) Rating: 6.3
The show is created in Spanish, a Colombian web TV series translated as Always A Witch. It’s based on a time traveling witch who escaped death and ended up in present time from the 17th century.
9. October Faction (Netflix, 2020) Rating: 6.1
Based on the comic book series, an American supernatural drama of a couple who works for monster hunting agency as they discover dark family secret. Meanwhile the couple’s kids start to exhibit supernatural tendencies and reawakens a vengeful witch.
10. Cursed (Netflix, 2020- ) Rating: 5.8
Nimue, a teenage sorcerer’s family is slaughtered by the red paladin. She is given a quest by her mother, before her death, to bring an ancient sword to Merlin that may save them all.