Star Wars: Obi-Wan Kenobi blows everyone away – record for new series!

Reva (played by Moses Ingram) in the Disney+ series Obi-Wan Kenobi

Celebrated last Friday Star Wars: Obi Wan Kenobi his debut at DisneyPlus. And the makers should be more than satisfied with the number of viewers. No other Star Wars series has had such a successful start. Have from Friday to Monday 2.14 million US households watched the first episode of Obi-Wan Kenobi. The company gave global figures Samba TV Not.

The Mandalorian was dethroned

At least in the US market, the previous best value of the season 2 premiere of The Mandalorian thus outbid. Back then were 2.08 million US households achieved with the first episode. The start of The Book of Boba Fett looked at each other 1.5 million US households in the four-day period. For the most successful start of a new series on Disney Plus, it wasn’t quite enough for Obi-Wan Kenobi. Here leads the MCU show Loki With 2.5 million households continue the list.

Great interest in Stranger Things too

Star Wars: Obi-Wan Kenobi wasn’t the only long-awaited series to launch last week. At the same time, Netflix released the first part of the fourth season of StrangerThings. Above 2.9 million US households already watched episode 1. For data collection by Samba TV, the episode must be streamed for at least five minutes. More than 286.79 million hours came together four days after launch.

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