Year-End Lists

Notable, browsable lists. Year-end lists are fingerprints; aggregate statistics are smudges. Therefore, we make no tallies. Follow the link for each list to see essential commentary from its authors, at the source.
  1. Emily VanDerWerff: Best TV of 2018
  2. Playlist: 30 Best TV Shows of 2016
  3. Matt Zoller Seitz: 10 Best TV Shows of 2018
  4. Uproxx: Best TV Shows of 2018
  5. Esquire: Best TV Shows of 2018
  6. Sonia Saraiya: 20 Best TV Shows of 2016
  7. Slant: 25 Best TV Shows of 2018
  8. Paste: 25 Best TV Shows of 2018
  9. Playlist: Best TV Shows of 2018
  10. Slant: 25 Best TV Shows of 2016
  11. Alan Sepinwall: 20 Best TV Shows of 2018
  12. Matt Zoller Seitz: 11 Best TV Shows of 2016
  13. Esquire: The Best TV Shows of the 2010s
  14. LaToya Ferguson: The Best TV Shows of 2018
  15. Melanie McFarland: 10 Best TV Shows of 2018
  16. David Wiegand: 12 Best TV Shows of 2016
  17. Darren Franich: Best TV Shows of 2018
  18. Complex: 30 Best TV Shows of 2018
  19. Lara Zarum: Ten Best TV Shows of 2018
  20. IndieWire: Best TV Shows of 2018
  21. A.V. Club: 30 Best TV Shows of 2016
  22. Playlist: The Best TV Shows & Mini-Series of the Decade
  23. Darren Franich: The Best TV Shows of the Decade
  24. Judy Berman: 10 Best TV Shows of 2018
  25. A.V. Club: The 100 Best TV Shows of the 2010s
  26. Allison Keene: Best TV Shows of 2018
  27. Sonia Saraiya: 10 Best TV Shows of 2018
  28. Ringer: Best Television Shows of 2018
  29. A.V. Club: Best TV of 2018
  30. Little White Lies: 25 Best TV Shows of 2018
  31. Mercury News: Top 10 TV Shows of 2018
  32. Paste: 25 Best TV Shows of 2016
  33. San Francisco Chronicle: 14 Best TV Shows of 2018
  34. Willa Paskin: 10 Best TV Shows of 2018
  35. Daniel D’Addario: Top 10 TV Shows of 2016
  36. Entertainment Weekly: 10 Best TV Shows of 2016
  37. Jen Chaney: 10 Best TV Shows of 2018
  38. Daniel D’Addario: Best TV Shows of 2018
  39. Sonia Saraiya: 10 Best TV Shows of the 2010s
  40. Hank Stuever: 20 Best TV Shows of 2016
  41. Alan Sepinwall: 21 Best TV Shows of 2016
  42. IndieWire: 10 Best TV Shows of 2016
  43. Alan Sepinwall: 50 Best TV Shows of the 2010s
  44. Tim Goodman: 32 Best TV Shows of 2018
  45. RogerEbert.com: The Best Television of the Decade
  46. Maureen Ryan: 20 Best TV Shows of 2016
  47. Maggie Fremont: The Best TV Shows of the 2010s
  48. Paste: The 100 Best TV Shows of the 2010s
  49. Hank Stuever: Best TV Shows of 2018
  50. Consequence of Sound: Top 100 TV Shows of the 2010s
  51. Emily VanDerWerff: The 21 TV Shows that Explained the 2010s
  52. IndieWire: The Best TV Shows of the Decade, Ranked
  53. Decider: Best TV Shows of 2018
  54. entertainment.ie: 20 Best TV Shows of the Decade
  55. BuzzFeed: Here Are The 55 Best TV Shows Of The Decade