Summer is here and it can be quite long or short depends on how you spend it. But it's time to keep up with our favorite hobby: marathon. And I'm not talking about running here. So here are 5 Netflix shows to binge watch all summer long and you won't regret it!

 

5. The Defenders

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Your favorite Marvel superheroes team up to fight crime in New York City. Daredevil, Jessica Jones, Iron Fist and Luke Cage had individual shows but now gets repriced to be in one. It gets better as new characters are added and with the teaser recently released. The hype could not be contained. 

4. Lemony Snicket's Series of Unfortunate Events

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The Baudelaire orphans face misfortunes, trials, and troubles in the arms of evil Count Olaf. The new small screen version was critically acclaimed as the best adaptation than the 2004 film version. Despite it's original theme as children's fiction, the tv version gave a mature take on it allowing viewers of all ages to enjoy the series. 

3. Stranger Things

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A mixture of science fiction, horror and investigative drama with supernatural elements, Stranger Things was a huge hit cult-followed by avid audience. So many elements in this show that is both effective and endearing. Every bit of it is worth watching. Its huge success is evident as it is renewed for another full season. Watch the first (if you haven't yet) before Season 2 premieres. This is your chance!

2. 13 Reasons Why

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Based on a best selling and critically acclaimed book, 13 Reasons Why is the most awaited book-to-screen adaptation. Fans of the book have been waiting for this and it is no disappointment at all. The first few episodes will keep you on your seats and before you know it you're hooked. The series got critic approval from its casting to its delivery giving it thumbs up from the audience. Nothing short of the book maybe even better. But you have to check it out yourself.

1. Riverdale

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Gossip girl meets Pretty Little Liars in this new mystery thriller show. Based on Archie Comics characters, the casting coincidentally made a perfect fit. Nothing beats a mystery about to be unraveled by conniving bunch of teenagers with undeniable spark and chemistry. Riverdale, suprisingly, became an addiction and you just can't get enough of it. It leaves you at the edge of your seats wanting for more. It's a good mix of drama, romance, adventure and mystery that is hard to let go.