Tracking the ratings and cancellation threat for current science fiction and fantasy TV shows. Also looking back at prior cancelled sci fi shows and monitoring recent trends and new directions in the television industry that impact genre series.

Pages/Additional Sites:


Cancellation Watch Page

Sci Fi TV Schedule

Sci Fi TV Power Rankings

Cancellation Sci Fi FAQ

Cancelled Sci Fi Twitter Site

Cancelled Sci Fi Facebook Page

Ongoing Columns:

Cancellation Watch: Analyzing the latest ratings and updating the cancellation/renewal predictions for the shows currently airing (plus chart activity).  Also breaking news on renewals, cancellations, etc.  Frequency: weekly ratings round up comes out once per week, announcements and additional analysis will come out as needed.

Power Rankings: Ranking all of the current sci fi / fantasy shows from least likely to get cancelled to most likely.  Frequency: once per month, usually during the second half.

Sci Fi TV Pulse:  A monthly poll gauging the engagement among sci fi fans relating to the genre TV shows currently airing.  Frequency: once per month at the beginning of the month.

Sci Fi TV Development Report:  News, updates, and (mostly viable) rumors relating to development of science fiction / fantasy television productions.  Frequency: about twice a month, sometimes more when necessary.

The DVR Skew: Tracking the ratings for the broadcast network sci fi / fantasy shows factoring in DVR viewing up to seven days past the live broadcast.  Frequency: once a month (or as interesting data presents itself) during the regular season.

Prime Time Sci Fi TV: Weekly roundup of science fiction and fantasy shows (as well as movies/specials of note) on the Prime Time TV schedule, also including programs that may be of interest to genre fans. Frequency: once per week.

Cancelled Too Soon / Before it Began: Our ongoing look back at sci fi / fantasy TV shows that were cancelled way too soon or pilots that never made it to series.  Frequency: approximately twice per month.

Other Links of Interest:

TV by the Numbers

ShowBuzz Daily Ratings

The Futon Critic – Ratings

The Nielsen Twitter Rankings

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  1. smurfsrusuk

    I can’t believe that Alphas has been cancelled. I am so gutted!!! I do think that although i loved it, it does give scope for perhaps another series….if and when the powers that be decide to ….PLEASE.


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