Best Fictional Universes

Basically I just want to see what universe is generally considered the best. So, whether it be books, movies, video games, comics, etc. This list is to determine the most popular universe of all time.

The Top Ten

1 Lord of the Rings - J.R.R. Tolkien

A Masterpiece of world building.

There is no universe I can think of that is more thought out and detail oriented that covers such a long time period and fits together so perfectly as the Universe of JRR Tolkien's Middle Earth

Obviously... Who wouldn't want to live in Middle Earth? Laugh out loud

2 Pokemon - Nintendo


3 Harry Potter - J.K. Rowling

Honestly how much better would life in hogwarts be I mean lord of the rings was close but hogwarts is way better from all the spells and cool things you can do and I know some of it may be dangerous but life is about taking risks and if you've only watched the movies and think you know everything you're wrong there is so much more in books and if you want more info go to pottermore it's a Harry Potter website

How is this number 8? How? Seriously?
The amount of detail in the universe of Harry Potter isn't even touched on in the movies so read the books. Seriously the small things make these books and it's definitely a place I'd want to live.

4 Star Wars - George Lucas

This is such an elaborate, appealing and diverse universe that I feel a rush of longing and pleasure throughout my body whenever I watch one of the movies. It is truly stunning. - wcm_0604

it rocks

5 Mario - Nintendo
6 The Elder Scrolls - Bethesda

A world that rivals LOTR in detail and history, the ability to live through it yourself is a huge bonus.

While I love both Star Wars and Lord of the Rings I just thought that The Elder Scrolls is a serious, more mature world (and damn, they make some awesome games! )

7 The Legend of Zelda - Nintendo
8 Marvel


Although it has a lot of pai. And destruction marvel would be awesome to live in imagine all the awesome people you could meet and stuff you could do. It is also better then dc because of how large and cleverly thought out it is.

9 Disney verse - Walt Disney
10 A Song of Ice and Fire - George R.R. Martin

"The perfect balancing act between realism and fantasy.

The Contenders

11 DC

Marvel is way better DC

DC is original american superhero universe, Marvel is just a parody of DC.

Obviously, DC is greatest of all, no on is near it.

Who ever thinks that marvel is better, just look at copied character. Marvel has no creativity of its own.

Nope, DC is know where near marvel.

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12 Warhammer 40k

This is literally the most badass over the top universe ever created

Warhammer 40000 starships have the power to blow up star systems.
The demons at the pure incarnation of chaos in a physical form.
The average foot soldier has the brute power to rip up tanks with his bare hands.
The necrons are immortal robots.
Whatever superman or goku or saitama can do, there at millions like them in Warhammer 40000

CHAOS, DARK ELDARS, TYRANIDS, NECRONS enough said... | Star Wars for adults!

13 Neverland - Peter Pan
14 The Smurfs
15 Avatar: The Last Airbender
16 Narnia - C.S. Lewis
17 Halo - Bungie Studios
18 One Piece Universe
19 Dragon Ball Z Universe
20 Warcraft
21 Buffyverse
22 Dune

Most interesting universe I’ve ever seen

23 Miyazaki
24 Alfea - Winx Club
25 Adventure Time
26 Emerged World - Licia Troisi
27 100 Acre Wood - Winnie the Pooh
28 The Matrix
29 The Hunger Games
30 Fallout

Bottlecaps as currency

31 Monster Verse
33 Transformers Universe
34 Stephen King Universe

Very few Sagas mix between genera Horror, Mystery, Adventure, Si-fi and even Western.

35 Lois McMaster Bujold's Vorkosigan Saga Universe

She is the best living writer of science fiction, so it needs to be on the list.

36 The Dr. Who Universe

Brilliant insanity. :-)

37 Discworld - Terry Pratchett Discworld - Terry Pratchett
38 Dinotopia
39 Land of Ooo - Adventure Time
40 Hellboy Universe
41 Star Trek Verse
42 Resident Evil
43 Thundercats Thundercats ThunderCats is an American animated series based on a group of cat-like humanoid aliens. The show was created by Tobin "Ted" Wolf and animated by Japanese animation studio Pacific Animation Corporation.
44 Megami Tensei

This is a very unknown fictional universe, but it’s the most interesting, because it has mythological gods, super soldiers, all kinds of monsters you would imagine.

45 Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy - Douglas Adams
46 God of War
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List StatsCreated 6 Aug 2013

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Top Remixes

1. Harry Potter - J.K. Rowling
2. Disney verse - Walt Disney
3. Star Wars - George Lucas
1. Pokemon - Nintendo
2. Lord of the Rings - J.R.R. Tolkien
3. The Legend of Zelda - Nintendo


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