Explore the top 10 time-travel web series where timelines collide, history reshapes, and destinies intertwine. From mind-bending mysteries to heart-pounding adventures, these shows traverse the intricate landscapes of the past, present, and future. Get ready to be captivated by the allure of temporal narratives and their gripping tales.

1.Dark (2017-2020)

Cast: Louis Hofmann, Lisa Vicari, Oliver Masucci
Director: Baran bo Odar
Writer: Baran bo Odar, Jantje Friese
Number of Episodes: 26
Year of Release: 2017
IMDb Rating: 8.8
Rotten Tomatoes: 95%
This critically acclaimed German series delves into the intricate and mysterious events that unfold within a small town and the interconnected families residing there. As the characters uncover a web of secrets spanning different time periods, the series explores the consequences of time travel on individuals and their relationships.

2.Future Man (2017-2020)

Cast: Josh Hutcherson, Eliza Coupe, Derek Wilson
Directors: Seth Rogen, Evan Goldberg, and various others
Writers: Kyle Hunter, Ariel Shaffir
Number of Episodes: 34
Year of Release: 2017
IMDb Rating: 7.8
Rotten Tomatoes: 91%
“Future Man” is a sci-fi comedy series that follows a janitor named Josh Futterman who is an avid gamer. When he successfully completes a seemingly unbeatable video game, he’s recruited by warriors from the future who believe he is the key to saving the world. Together, they travel through time on various missions to prevent an impending apocalypse.

3.Travelers (2016-2018)

Cast: Eric McCormack, MacKenzie Porter, Nesta Cooper
Director: Various
Writer: Brad Wright
Number of Episodes: 34
Year of Release: 2016
IMDb Rating: 8.1
Rotten Tomatoes: 88%
Set in a dystopian future, “Travelers” introduces us to special operatives who use advanced technology to send their consciousness back in time. These operatives inhabit the bodies of people moments before their deaths, executing carefully planned missions to change the course of history and avert global disasters.

4.Continuum (2012-2015)

Cast: Rachel Nichols, Victor Webster, Erik Knudsen
Director: Various
Writer: Simon Barry
Number of Episodes: 42
Year of Release: 2012
IMDb Rating: 7.6
Rotten Tomatoes: 80%
“Continuum” presents the story of a futuristic law enforcement officer who unexpectedly finds herself transported to present-day Vancouver. Armed with technology beyond her time, she faces the challenges of adapting to the past and preventing the misuse of advanced technologies that could reshape the future.

5.Frequency (2016-2017)

Cast: Peyton List, Riley Smith, Mekhi Phifer
Director: Various
Writer: Jeremy Carver (developed for television)
Number of Episodes: 13
Year of Release: 2016
IMDb Rating: 7.5
Rotten Tomatoes: 72%
Blending science fiction with drama, “Frequency” revolves around a detective who discovers a remarkable ability to communicate with her father through time via an old ham radio. Their interactions lead to changes in the timeline, forcing her to balance the consequences of altering the past with solving present-day mysteries.

6.Timeless (2016-2018)

Cast: Abigail Spencer, Matt Lanter, Malcolm Barrett
Director: Various
Writer: Eric Kripke, Shawn Ryan
Number of Episodes: 28
Year of Release: 2016
IMDb Rating: 7.7
Rotten Tomatoes: 84%
In “Timeless,” an unexpected villain steals a time machine with the intent to alter key historical events. A historian, a soldier, and a pilot are tasked with pursuing the criminal across different time periods to preserve the integrity of history and safeguard the future.

7.Misfits (2009-2013)

Cast: Nathan Stewart-Jarrett, Joseph Gilgun, Iwan Rheon
Director: Various
Writer: Howard Overman
Number of Episodes: 37
Year of Release: 2009
IMDb Rating: 8.2
Rotten Tomatoes: 81%
While primarily known for its portrayal of young offenders gaining superpowers, “Misfits” also explores time travel as one of its supernatural elements. The characters’ abilities bring about unexpected shifts in time, leading to a blend of dark humor, drama, and complex character dynamics.

8.Making History (2017)

Cast: Adam Pally, Leighton Meester, Yassir Lester
Director: Various
Writer: Julius Sharpe
Number of Episodes: 9
Year of Release: 2017
IMDb Rating: 6.3
Rotten Tomatoes: 56%
“Making History” takes a comedic approach to time travel as three friends utilize a duffel bag time machine to journey through history. Their attempts to alter the past for personal gain lead to a series of humorous and often unintended consequences, all while exploring various historical periods.

9.Terra Nova (2011)

Cast: Jason O’Mara, Shelley Conn, Christine Adams
Director: Various
Writer: Kelly Marcel, Craig Silverstein
Number of Episodes: 13
Year of Release: 2011
IMDb Rating: 6.8
Rotten Tomatoes: 46%
Set in a future where Earth is polluted and overpopulated, “Terra Nova” offers a unique take on time travel. Colonists are sent back to the prehistoric era to establish a new society, facing the challenges of coexisting with dinosaurs and navigating the complexities of creating a sustainable future.

10.Outlander (2014-present)

Cast: Caitriona Balfe, Sam Heughan, Tobias Menzies
Director: Various
Writer: Ronald D. Moore (developed for television)
Number of Episodes: Ongoing
Year of Release: 2014
IMDb Rating: 8.4
Rotten Tomatoes: 91%
“Outlander” blends romance, historical drama, and time travel as a World War II nurse is inexplicably transported to 18th-century Scotland. As she navigates the unfamiliar past, she becomes entangled in the events of the time and finds love amidst the conflicts and intrigues of the era.

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