TV series about post-apocalypse

List of the best series about post-apocalypse selected by visitors to our site: The Rain, Extinct, See, The Passage, ParadoX, 12 Monkeys, Terra Nova, Z Nation, Defiance, The Crossing.

In the top there are new series of 2021, a plot description and trailers for series that have already been released.

The Rain (2018)
Markimdb: 6.3
Genrefantastic, thriller, drama
CountryDenmark, USA
Duration02:13
CharactersFamily, Zombie
PlotViruses, Survival, Apocalypse, Supernatural, Death
TimePost-apocalypse
StyleNetflix, Spectacular, Fascinating, Atmospheric, Action

After a brutal virus wipes out most of the population, two young siblings embark on a perilous search for safety. A Scandinavian thriller series.

Extinct (2017)
Markimdb: 6.2
Genrefantastic, action, thriller, drama, adventure, detective
CountryUSA
Duration01:00
CharactersAliens
PlotSurvival, Adventures
TimePost-apocalypse, Future
StyleSpectacular

400 years after the extinction of the human race, a small group of humans are revived by an alien civilization. The colony of revived humans encounter struggles with the aliens who extinguished humankind centuries before, while trying to understand and get along with the mysterious aliens who revived them.

See (2019)
Markimdb: 7.6
Genrefantastic, action, drama
CountryUSA
CharactersFamily, Twins, Warriors, Blind
PlotViruses, Survival, Weapons
PlaceForest
TimePost-apocalypse, Future
StyleSpectacular, Fascinating, Atmospheric

A virus has decimated humankind. Those who survived emerged blind. Centuries later when twins are born with the mythic ability to see, their father must protect his tribe against a threatened queen.

The Passage (2019)
Markimdb: 7.3
Genrehorror, fantastic, action, thriller, fantasy, drama, adventure
CountryUSA
Duration03:35
CharactersVampire, Childrens
PlotGenetic experiments, Viruses
PlaceCourt
TimePost-apocalypse, Future
StyleSpectacular, Touching

A post-apocalyptic story about a botched U.S. government experiment that turns a group of death row inmates into highly infectious vampires, and an orphan girl who might be the only person able to stop the ensuing crisis.

ParadoX (2014)
Markimdb: 6.4
Genrehorror, fantastic, action, thriller, adventure
CountryGeorgia, Ukraine
Duration00:46
CharactersHeroes
PlotAdventures
TimePost-apocalypse
StyleSpectacular

Young, successful scientist, Irakli who is researching the phenomenon of death, is suddenly struck by family tragedy. After attempting suicide and five month of coma, he wakes up in apocalypse of vampires.

12 Monkeys (2015)
Markimdb: 7.7
Genrefantastic, thriller, drama, adventure, detective
CountryUSA
Duration00:42
CharactersLosers, Heroes
PlotTime travel, Apocalypse, Lost memory, Viruses, Survival
TimePost-apocalypse, Future
StyleAtmospheric, Action

The provocative story of Cole, a time traveler from a decimated future in a high-stakes race against the clock. Utilizing a dangerous and untested method of time travel, he journeys from 2043 to the present day on a mission to locate and eradicate the source of a deadly plague that will all but annihilate the human race.

Terra Nova (2011)
Markimdb: 6.8
Genrefantastic, adventure, detective
CountryAustralia, USA
Duration00:43
CharactersScientists, Dinosaurs, Monsters
PlotTime travel, Survival, Adventures
TimePrehistoric times, Post-apocalypse, Future
StyleSpectacular

Terra Nova follows an ordinary family on an incredible journey back in time to prehistoric Earth as a small part of a daring experiment to save the human race. In the year 2149, the world is dying. The planet is overdeveloped and overcrowded, with the majority of plant and animal life extinct. The future of mankind is in jeopardy, and its only hope for survival is in the distant past.

Z Nation (2014)
Markimdb: 6.7
Genrehorror, fantastic, action, drama
CountryUSA
Duration00:43
CharactersZombie
PlotSupernatural, Apocalypse, Viruses, Survival, Shootouts
PlaceUSA
TimePost-apocalypse, Future
StyleSpectacular, Action

Three years after the zombie virus has gutted the country, a team of everyday heroes must transport the only known survivor of the plague from New York to California, where the last functioning viral lab waits for his blood.

Defiance (2013)
Markimdb: 7
Genrefantastic, action, drama
CountryUSA
Duration00:43
CharactersAliens
PlotSurvival, Investigation, Adventures
PlaceUSA
TimePost-apocalypse, Future
StyleSpectacular, Action

Defiance is an American science fiction television show that takes place in the future on a radically transformed Earth containing new species arriving from space. In the show, Joshua Nolan works as the lawman for the town of Defiance, a community where humans and intelligent extraterrestrial species coexist. The show follows Nolan, his adopted alien daughter Irisa, and the town's new mayor Amanda Rosewater.

The Crossing (2018)
Markimdb: 7.2
Genrefantastic, drama, adventure
CountryUSA
Duration02:38
PlotTime travel, Investigation, Adventures, Weapons
PlaceUSA
TimePost-apocalypse, Future
StyleFascinating, Action, Twisted plot

Refugees from a war-torn country start showing up to seek asylum in an American town. Only the country these people are from is America and the war they are fleeing is 250 years in the future. The local sheriff with a past, a federal agent and a mother in search of her missing refugee daughter drive this allegory with a surprising conspiracy at the center.

Falling Skies (2011)
Markimdb: 7.2
Genrefantastic, action, thriller
CountryUSA, Canada
Duration00:43
CharactersAliens, Heroes, Military
PlotAlien invasion, Apocalypse, Survival, Adventures, Shootouts
TimePost-apocalypse
StyleSpectacular

Falling Skies opens in the chaotic aftermath of an alien attack that has left most of the world completely incapacitated. In the six months since the initial invasion, the few survivors have banded together outside major cities to begin the difficult task of fighting back. Each day is a test of survival as citizen soldiers work to protect the people in their care while also engaging in an insurgency campaign against the occupying alien force.

The Walking Dead (2010)
Markimdb: 8.2
Genrehorror, fantastic, thriller, drama
CountryUSA
Duration00:43
CharactersZombie
PlotSupernatural, Apocalypse, Viruses, Death, Survival
TimePost-apocalypse, Future
StyleFascinating, Action

Sheriff's deputy Rick Grimes awakens from a coma to find a post-apocalyptic world dominated by flesh-eating zombies. He sets out to find his family and encounters many other survivors along the way.

Deca-Dence (2020)
Mark
CharactersPartners, Monsters, Orphans
PlotSurvival
TimePost-apocalypse, Future

Many years have passed since humanity was driven to the brink of extinction by the sudden emergence of the unknown life forms Gadoll. Those humans that survived now dwell in a 3000m-high mobile fortress Deca-dence built to protect themselves from the Gadoll threat.Denizens of Deca-dence fall into two categories: Gears, warriors who fight the Gadoll daily, and Tankers, those without the skills to fight. One day, Natsume, a Tanker girl who dreams of becoming a Gear meets surly Kaburagi, an armor repairman of Deca-dence.This chance meeting between the seemingly two opposites, the girl with a positive attitude who never gives up on her dreams and the realist who has given up on his, will eventually shake the future course of this world.

The War of the Worlds (2019)
Markimdb: 5
Genrefantastic, action, drama
CountryUnited Kingdom
Duration00:40
CharactersAliens, Scientists, Single mothers, Aliens, Astronomers
PlotApocalypse, Survival, Survival, Relationship, Apocalypse
PlaceEngland, England, Mars
TimePost-apocalypse
StyleAction

In Edwardian England, George and his partner Amy attempt to defy society and start a life together as they face the escalating terror of an alien invasion, fighting for their lives against an enemy beyond their comprehension.

Raised by Wolves (2020)
Markimdb: 8.6
CharactersRobots, Childrens, Androids
PlotArtificial Intelligence, War, Religion, Survival
PlaceSpace
TimePost-apocalypse, Future
StyleSpectacular

After Earth is ravaged by a great religious war, an atheistic android architect sends two of his creations, Mother and Father, to start a peaceful, godless colony on the planet Kepler-22b. Their treacherous task is jeopardized by the arrival of the Mithraic, a deeply devout religious order of surviving humans.

Plunderer (2020)
PlotTravel
TimePost-apocalypse
StyleSpectacular, To cry, By manga

In a post-apocalyptic world dominated by the so-called "Numbers," each human will have their identity branded with their own "Count," which could define any number related to their life. May it be one's walked distance or amount of compliments given to them by others, this Count could lead them to the abyss when it has dropped to zero.In the year 305 of the Alcian calendar, Hina has inherited a mission from her Mother, whose Count has depreciated to zero, to search for the Legendary Red Baron. In her adventure, she meets a half-masked swordsman named Licht who tries to hide his identity, as he is known as a degenerate for having an incredibly low Count.

Kipo and the Age of Wonderbeasts (2020)
PlotSurvival
TimePost-apocalypse
StyleSpectacular

A sheltered girl gets a crash course in survival when a mutant attack sends her to the surface, far from the safety of her underground home.

The Walking Dead: World Beyond (2020)
Markimdb: 4.5
CharactersZombie
PlotSurvival
TimePost-apocalypse

A heroic group of teens sheltered from the dangers of the post-apocalyptic world receive a message that inspires them to leave the safety of the only home they have ever known and embark on a cross-country journey to find the one man who can possibly save the world.

The Stand (2020)
Markimdb: 5.5
Genrehorror, fantastic, thriller, fantasy, drama, adventure
CountryUSA
CharactersMilitary, The Prophets
PlotSupernatural, Viruses, Survival
PlaceSmall towns, USA
TimePost-apocalypse

In a world mostly wiped out by the plague and embroiled in an elemental struggle between good and evil, the fate of mankind rests on the frail shoulders of the 108-year-old Mother Abagail and a handful of survivors. Their worst nightmares are embodied in a man with a lethal smile and unspeakable powers: Randall Flagg, the Dark Man.

Tribes of Europa (2021)
Markimdb: 6.7
Genrefantastic, action, fantasy, drama, adventure
CharactersHeroes, Brother and sister
PlotAdventures
TimePost-apocalypse, Future
StyleNetflix, Spectacular

2074. In the wake of a mysterious global disaster, war rages between the Tribes that have emerged from the wreckage of Europe. Three siblings from the peaceful Origine tribe are separated and forced to forge their own paths in an action-packed fight for the future of this new Europa.

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