For some time now, streaming platforms have gained strength and today it is rare to find a home that does not have at least one streaming service, being an excellent alternative to conventional television.
And it is that for a fairly reasonable price you can enjoy a wide range of movies and series on demand without having to suffer annoying advertising cuts and without depending on broadcast times.
Today, at Hobby Consoles, we review some of the most anticipated series on Netflix, HBO Max, Disney Plus and Amazon Prime in 2022 and their release dates .
One of the most recent additions among the most anticipated series of 2022 is The Peacemaker , a spin-off series of the film The Suicide Squad that is also directed by filmmaker James Gunn.
WHO IS ANNA?
Created and produced by Shonda Rhimes, Who is Anna? is a new Netflix series starring Julia Garner, Anna Chlumsky, Jennifer Esposito and Laverne Cox, among others.
Another of the most anticipated series of 2022 on HBO Max? is Bel-Air , a reboot series of the mythical 90s sitcom The Prince of Bel-Air that will have a much more dramatic tone compared to the original series.
Following the same premise as the original, the series tells the story of Will Smith, a rebellious teenager from Philadelphia who, after getting into serious trouble, is sent to his uncle’s house in Bel-Air in search of a second chance .
Spin off of the hit series Vikings , this new series known as Vikings: Valhalla will be released on Netflix on February 25, 2022 and will include in its cast Laura Berlin, Sam Corlett, Bradley Freegard, Frida Gustavsson and Caroline Henderson, among others. .
Set 100 years after the events of the original series, Vikings: Valhalla will primarily focus on the adventures of Leif Erikson, Freydis, Harald Hardrada, and Norman King William the Conqueror .
THE LORD OF THE RINGS
Among the most anticipated series for 2022 we have The Lord of the Rings , undoubtedly the most ambitious production of Amazon Prime Video that will be released on September 2, 2022.
The Marvel Cinematic Universe is once again very present among the most anticipated series of the year, including Ms. Marvel , with Iman Vellani playing the young superheroine.
The series follows the story of Kamala Khan, an ordinary New Jersey teenager who adores Captain Marvel whose life is turned upside down when a mysterious force grants her incredible powers.
STRANGER THINGS SEASON 4
Season 4 of Stranger Things , one of Netflix’s most outstanding series whose new batch of episodes has been forced to delay its production due to the Coronavirus pandemic, could not be missing from this list of the most anticipated series of 2022 .
Continuing the events of the previous season, Stranger Things 4 will see Eleven trying to lead a normal life while coping with Hopper’s death.
Another of the most anticipated series on Disney Plus in 2022 is undoubtedly Obi-Wan Kenobi , a series belonging to the Star Wars Universe that will bring back Ewan McGregor as the Jedi Master.
Set between Episodes III and IV of the Skywalker Saga, the series will take place ten years after the events of Revenge of the Sith, where Obi-Wan Kenobi finds himself on Tatooine watching in the shadows for the safety of Luke Skywalker .
LOVE AND DEATH
Among the most anticipated HBO Max series of 2022 we have Love and Death , a series directed by Lesli Linka Glatter starring Elizabeth Olsen and Jesse Plemons.
Based on the book Evidence of Love: A True Story of Passion and Death in the Suburbs by John Bloom and Jim Atkinson, the series revolves around a notorious real murder that occurred in Texas in the year 1980.
Another of the most anticipated Marvel Cinematic Universe series for this year is Moon Knight , a series directed by Mohamed Diab starring Oscar Isaac.
Its plot follows Marc Spector, the son of a Czechoslovakian rabbi who moves to the United States during World War II. Raised in Chicago, Spector goes from the Navy to becoming a CIA agent, later becoming a mercenary.
Another of the most anticipated Netflix series of 2022 is The Sandman , a series based on the comics by Neil Gaiman, Mike Dringenberg and Sam Kieth, directed by Gaiman himself along with David S. Goyer and Allan Heinberg.
Adapting it for the present time, the series follows the people and places affected by Morpheus, the King of Dreams, as he makes amends for the cosmic (and human) mistakes he has made during his vast existence .
Another Marvel Cinematic Universe series that will arrive in 2022 is She-Hulk , which will feature actress Tatiana Maslany in the title role.
While not many details about its plot are known, the series is expected to follow in the same footsteps as She-Hulk’s origins in the Marvel comics.
It tells the story of Jennifer Walters, Bruce Banner’s prestigious cousin lawyer who ends up obtaining the powers of the green giant after Banner gives her a blood transfusion after suffering a serious accident .
THE WITCHER: BLOOD ORIGIN
The Witcher universe is also among the most anticipated of 2022, with The Witcher: Blood Origin coming soon , a prequel series based on the books by Andrzej Sapkowski.
Its plot will be set 1,200 years before the story of Geralt de Rivia and will deal, according to its official synopsis, about ” a story lost in time: the origin of the first sorcerer and the events that lead to the crucial ‘conjunction of the spheres’ ‘, when the worlds of monsters, men, and elves merged to become one .”
GAME OF THRONES: HOUSE OF THE DRAGON
We could not close this list of expected series for 2022 without mentioning one of the most anticipated by fans, Game of Thrones: The House of the Dragon , a prequel series based on the novels by George RR Martin.