Category Archives: Numbers Overload

Numbers Overload: Agents of SHIELD Slips Back into the Top 25 for its Fall Finale

With the Fall season winding down, there was not too much activity in the Top 25 lists for last week.  American Horror Story: Coven was the only genre show on the cable list for last week with The Walking Dead already hibernating for the winter.  Agents of SHIELD did manage to cling onto the lower rungs of the… Read More »

Numbers Overload: Once Upon A Time Makes it Back to the Top 25, Barely

The Top 25 lists are looking pretty slim for the past week as far as genre shows go with The Walking Dead having wrapped up its Fall run and quite a number of shows either preempted or in reruns.  ABC’s Once Upon A Time did manage to creep back into the lower rungs of the broadcast network Top… Read More »

Numbers Overload: Agents of SHIELD Rises on the Charts, Person of Interest Makes it to the Ratings List

There were plenty of preemptions and repeats over the Thanksgiving week, but several of the sci fi / fantasy shows that did have new episodes managed to climb up the charts.  The Walking Dead mid-season finale was the Number 2 show on the cable charts but it was the Number 1 scripted show across the cable and broadcast… Read More »

Cancellation Watch: Agents of SHIELD Looks to be Building Back its Audience, Atlantis Renewed for a Second Season.

Catching up from the holiday week, Tuesday night seemed to buck the Thanksgiving trend of ratings lulls as all of that night’s genre shows did relatively well for the evening.  Agents of SHIELD just may have turned around its ratings decline as it improved for a second week in a row to a 2.6 score in the 18-49… Read More »

Numbers Overload: Almost Human Lands in the Broadcast Network Top 10 with its Debut

FOX’s Almost Human debuted this past Sunday to strong ratings and that found the show taking the Number 8 slot among broadcast network shows based on the ratings in the 18-49 demographic.  It’s a pretty impressive bow, but unfortunately the show dropped considerably in the ratings the next night when it took up its regular Monday 8 PM… Read More »

Numbers Overload: Agents of SHIELD Still in the Top 25, for Now at Least

ABC’s Agents of SHIELD may be on a dangerous slide based on its overnight numbers, but it is still managing to stay in the broadcast network Top 25 even if it is slipping down the ranks.  For the week of November 4th through 10th, that show landed at the Number 19 slot on the list (after dropping out… Read More »

Numbers Overload: Person of Interest Improves its Rank Among Top 25 Most Watched

The numbers from last week gave us most of the usual suspects with The Walking Dead and American Horror Story showing up in the Cable Top 25 and Agents of SHIELD, Sleepy Hollow, and Once Upon A Time registering in the DVR rankings.  The only genre show in the broadcast network Top 25 based on the demographic numbers… Read More »

Numbers Overload: Agents of SHIELD the Only Genre Series in the Top 25 for Last Week

The Walking Dead slipped to Number 2 in the Cable Top 25, behind ESPN’s Monday Night Football airing from last week, but it was still the top rated non-sports airing in the 18-49 demographic.  Agents of SHIELD was the only genre entry that made it into the Broadcast Network Top 25 based on 18-49 viewing, but Sleepy Hollow… Read More »

Numbers Overload: The Walking Dead Still at the Top, but Once Upon A Time Drops Out of the Broadcast Net Top 25

Once again, The Walking Dead was at the top of the Cable Top 25, and its ratings put it above everything on cable and the broadcast networks except football.  Only two genre shows made it into the broadcast net Top 25 based on ratings for the week beginning October 14th, with ABC’s Once Upon A Time dropping out… Read More »

Numbers Overload: The Walking Tops Pretty Much Everything

The Walking Dead already broke records with its Season 4 debut and topped the Nielsen Twitter and GetGlue charts.  It was also the Number 1 cable broadcast for the period of October 7th through 13th and it beat out everything on the broadcast nets rating-wise with the exception of Sunday Night Football.  If that wasn’t enough, a repeat… Read More »

Numbers Overload: Agents of SHIELD Among Three Genre Shows in Broadcast Network Top 25

As if the ratings numbers and social network tracking wasn’t enough, here’s even more numbers to chew on for the current science fiction and fantasy shows: Top 25 Sept 30th to Oct 6th Broadcast Networks Ratings:  18-49 demographic in Live + Same Day viewing from the overnights14. Agents of SHIELD (ABC) 3.3 rating (Prior Week – #7, 4.7… Read More »