Final week, The Final of Us’ premiere scored HBO’s second largest debut for an authentic collection since 2010. And now, Episode 2 of The Final of Us, “Contaminated,” has damaged one other HBO document.
“Contaminated” introduced in 5.7 million viewers throughout HBO and HBO Max streams, marking a 22% improve over final week’s 4.7-million premiere. That improve is the most important viewers improve from a primary episode to a second episode for an authentic drama collection on HBO within the community’s historical past, as first reported by Selection. HBO calls it the “largest week 2 viewers progress for an HBO Authentic drama collection within the historical past of the community,” which speaks additional to the large success of The Final of Us.
Weirdly sufficient, though HBO is often fast to capitalize on collection success with an announcement of a second or sequel season, it has not but carried out that for The Final of Us, though each signal factors to a greenlight for a Season 2.
Episode 1 of The Final of Us crossed 10 million viewers after simply two days final week and now, Selection studies that it’s monitoring 18 million, which is sort of 4 occasions its premiere evening viewers.
Whereas ready for this week’s episode, learn our interview with sport co-creator Neil Druckmann and Joel actor Pedro Pascal about how The Final of Us was modified for TV, after which examine how there aren’t any plans for The Final of Us present to transcend the video games.
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