The scores and viewership information are in for the Oct. 4 version of NXT.
In response to Showbuzz Daily, the present’s first stay episode in three weeks — and the debut of the brand new white-and-gold look — delivered the reveals worst numbers in two months. The drop in viewers wasn’t too dangerous; final night time’s viewers of 625,000 was solely 5% lower than last week. The ranking amongst 18-49 12 months olds noticed a sharper decline, as this week’s .13 was virtually 19% decrease than Sept. 27’s.
There wasn’t a single competitor to level to to elucidate the numbers, however an enormous night time for actuality reveals on broadcast (NBC received the night time with The Voice’s .70 within the demo, whereas Bachelor in Paradise pulled a .54 for ABC) and the presence of the best-among-cable originals Hip Hop Awards on BET (which drew a .27 in 18-49 for its authentic airing) ought to be thought of. Pre-season NBA video games on TNT and a few thrilling happenings on the finish of Main League Baseball’s common season could have additionally been components. NXT completed thirtieth on cable, a lot decrease than they’ve been of late.
Regardless of the motive or causes, WWE most likely isn’t thrilled. We’ll see if it bounces again subsequent week.
Right here’s our normal have a look at NXT’s viewership and 18 – 49 12 months previous demo ranking over the previous 12 months:
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