stranger things offered one of its best seasons. The fourth installment had a bit of everything: horror, science fiction, a portrait of a time marked by the Cold War between Russia and the United States, the incorporation of a monster like neighbor that changed the register of fear that we met in previous seasons, and of course, a cast that knew aggionate to their changes and went from children to teenagers.
This well-made proposal had its fruits and good results in the measurements that the consultant throws nielson regarding the number of hours a content is viewed on the platforms. So this fiction of netflix reached 7 billion minutes of viewing in the United States in the week of May 30 to June 5 (when the second volume had not yet been released), according to information published The Hollywood Reporter.
This number converts to stranger things in the highest-viewing series since the weekly ratings began nearly two years ago. It also showed an impressive number with respect to two weeks: in the one from May 23 to 29 (at the time of its premiere) it obtained 5.140 million minutes of viewing and added to the following week it reached 12.340 million minutes.
The fiction created by the brothers Duffer turns like this in the first to reach 7 billion minutes in a single week as measured by the consultant nielson. Those who had the podium with the highest numbers, were tiger-king Y Ozarks that during the lock down generated by the pandemic in 2020, they had achieved more than 5 billion minutes. But stranger things kicked off the board and settled comfortably into the top spot with the most minutes of viewing.
Something key to clarify about this type of measurement is that reproductions of content viewed on computers or mobile devices are not taken into account, but rather it is only measured on television and only in the United States. With which it is estimated that the number would be much higher.
In turn, the consultant measures all the episodes (in this case of the first volume of the fourth season, which are 7 in total, the remaining two of volume 2 have not yet been counted), therefore, these 7 million minutes are They measured the first 7 episodes released on May 27. In fact, according to the consultant, more than 75 percent of the series’ 5.14 billion minutes in its opening week resulted from viewing of the fourth season.
According to information collected TheHollywood Reporter, stranger things It is the most watched English-language series in Netflix according to metrics carried out internally by the company. Subscribers around the world watched more than 930 million hours during the first 28 days of the first part of the fourth season.
According to Nielson, The measurement of the number of minutes viewed in the week from May 30 to June 5 on various platforms was as follows:
1. Stranger Things (Netflix), 7.2 billion minutes
2. The Lincoln Lawyer (Netflix), 966 million
3. Obi-Wan Kenobi (Disney+), 958 million
4. The Boys (Prime Video), 919 million
5. Ozark (Netflix), 644 million
6. Wrong Side of the Tracks (Netflix), 291 million
7. Grace and Frankie (Netflix), 271 million
8. Night Sky (Prime Video), 242 million
9. Workin’ Moms (Netflix), 215 million
10. Floor Is Lava (Netflix), 214 million
In a recent interview, the brothers Duffer They confirmed that the fifth season is a fact and that it will not take so long to make it and premiere it. The open end of this volume 2 It left the followers of this story of Eleven and her friends very intrigued.
stranger things The fourth season has already premiered in its entirety. Netflix.