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9 Web Series You Need To Watch Right Now

Reached the end of your YouTube subscription list? Here's nine web series you should really check out.

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1. The Lizzie Bennet Diaries

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All literary nerds need to watch this one. A modernized version of Jane Austen's Pride and Prejudice, The Lizzie Bennet Diaries bring Elizabeth Bennet to the world of YouTube with her weekly vlog entries. This web series is so good it won an Emmy and was produced by Hank Green of the vlogbrothers. It is available for free on YouTube.

2. You Do You

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If you love the ladies of BuzzFeed, this web series is for you. You Do You follows four friends over the span of a weekend wedding. Relatable, funny, and lovingly honest, You Do You and the second season You Do Two is the squad story you wish you had. Episodes are available on YouTube and iTunes.

3. HarmonQuest

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If you love Dungeons and Dragons, you'll lose it over this hilarious and raunchy animated web series. Creator of Community and Rick and Morty, Dan Harmon invites his friends to play D&D in front of a live studio audience. Their campaign is then animated by Starburns Industries. The web series is available on Seeso with a $3.99/month subscription.

4. Carmilla

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Lesbian vampires? Yes please! This reimagination of Sheridan Le Fanu's gothic short story takes place on a college campus after Laura Hollis (Elise Bauman) loses her girlfriend to a mysterious force on campus. Vampire student Carmilla (Natasha Negovanlis) takes up residency in Laura's room and as students continue to disappear, Carmilla's involvement is questioned. This series is in its third season and is available for free on YouTube.

5. Take My Wife

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Love comedians Cameron Epsosito and Rhea Butcher? This web series is for you. Take My Wife follows the real life couple in a hilarious lead up to their engagement. The web series is available on Seeso with a $3.99/month subscription.

6. Con Man

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Firefly fans take note! Alan Tudyk and Nathan Fillion star in this comedic exploration of the world of comic book conventions. Spoofing the real life events that followed the cancelation of cult tv series Firefly, this series is worth watching for the multiple Whedonverse actors alone. It is available to purchase on Vimeo and iTunes

7. Frankenstien, MD

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Another modern adaptation of a classic, Frankenstien MD genderbends Mary Shelley's iconic mad scientist and places her as senior med student about to earn her doctorate. This series is also produced by Hank Green and PBS. It can be watched for free on YouTube.

8. Broad City

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If you love the Comedy Central TV show starring Ilana Glazer and Abbi Jacobson, check out the web series that started it all. Glazer and Jacobson poke at New York and Millennial culture in this hilarious short series available for free on YouTube.

9. The Guild

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Finally, no web series list would be complete without the beloved cult classic The Guild. Staring geek goddess Felicia Day, this World of Warcraft themed narrative was a pioneer to the web series format. Running six seasons, Codex (Day) and her Guild members bring a refreshingly honest view of gaming culture and communities. It is available on YouTube and Netflix.

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