The way we consume digital media has changed a lot in the past few years. The way we watch movies and shows have changed from DVDs and cable shows to streaming online.
Its no wonder then that few of the most critically acclaimed shows of 2020 are from streaming sites.
With Budgets bigger than most cable networks, these shows are a sight to see.
Without further delay, these are the most critically acclaimed web series of 2020
1. Babylon Berlin
This crime noir show is set in the 1920s after world war I.
It’s the golden 20s and everyone is recovering from the great war. The show focuses on Police commissioner Gereon Rath who is transferred from Cologne to Berlin.
Follow the commissioner crackdown on crime and bust one of the biggest conspiracies while battling with post-traumatic stress disorder from serving in the military.
2. Better Call Saul
A prequel to the much critically acclaimed Breaking Bad, this show mainly focuses on saul goodman, or as jimmy McGill as he is known in this show.
The character first appeared in Breaking Bad as Walter White’s criminal defense lawyer and later as his manager of sorts.
This show highlights Saul’s life before he became a criminal lawyer, and mostly in his life as a normal lawyer after giving up on a life of crime.
3. Bojack Horsman
Set in an alternate universe, where there are animal – humanoid versions of people living among humans.
The show focuses on Bojak, a horse-humanoid who used to be a television series star but fell out of grace after his show got canceled.
He has an existential crisis and uses alcohol and drugs to cope with his issues.
Watch as he struggles with his personal life and overcomes his issues to regain his dignity and catapult back into fame.
4. The Good Place
We all have different concepts of an after-life, this show has a completely unique take on what the afterlife might look like.
This NBC comedy show focuses on Eleanor, a cunning and selfish human who has been a bad human all her life.
After she passes away she finds herself in a heaven-like utopia created by Michael, by someone accidentally mistaking her identity.
Now she must keep her true past a secret so that she can stay in this heaven-like state.
5. The Plot Against America
The show is set in an alternate universe during World War II, where America is run by a president named Charles Lindbergh who turns the country Fascist.
Watch the world unravel through the eyes of a Jewish family in New Jersey.