‘Stranger Things’ Spends 16th Week Atop Parrot Analytics’ TV Demand Charts

Netflix’s “Stranger Things” remained No. 1 on not only Parrot Analytics’ digital originals rankings the week ended Oct. 12, but also the data firm’s overall list of TV series from any platform, including broadcast and cable, for the 16th straight week.

A “digital original” is a multi-episode series in which the most recent season was first made available on a streaming platform such as Netflix, Amazon Prime Video or Hulu.

For the week, “Stranger Things” registered 93.4 million average daily Demand Expressions, the proprietary metric used by Parrot Analytics to measure global demand for TV content. That was down 20% in expressions compared with the previous week.

The show has done a number of things to stay in the spotlight since the July premiere of its third season, from extensive merchandising to Netflix signing its creators and some of its stars to new development deals.  Oct. 12 cast member David Harbour even hosted “Saturday Night Live,” which placed third on Parrot’s demand expressions rankings for all TV shows.

DC Universe’s “Titans” held onto the No. 2 spot on the digital originals chart, with expressions up 0.72% to 52.2 million. The show is in the midst of its second season.

Jumping up to No. 3 on the digital originals chart was Netflix’s “Big Mouth,” up from No. 26 the previous week. It doubled expressions to 16.8 million to 33.6 million after the Oct. 4 release of its third season.

Netflix’s “The Dark Crystal: Age of Resistance” dropped a spot to No. 4, with expressions down 5% to 32 million.

Amazon Prime Video’s “The Boys” slipped to No. 5, though expressions rose 0.5% to 30.7 million.

CBS All Access’ “Star Trek: Discovery” returned to the top 10, hitting No. 9 from No. 17 the previous week. Its demand expressions were up 17.3% to 23 million after a trailer for its third season debuted at New York Comic Con.

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The Demand Expressions metric draws from a wide variety of data sources, including video streaming, social media activity, photo sharing, blogging, commenting on fan and critic rating platforms, and downloading and streaming via peer-to-peer protocols and file sharing sites.

Media Play News has teamed with Parrot Analytics to provide readers with a weekly top 10 of the most popular digital original TV series in the United States, based on the firm’s  proprietary metric called Demand Expressions, which measures global demand for TV content through a wide variety of data sources, including video streaming, social media activity, photo sharing, blogging, commenting on fan and critic rating platforms, and downloading and streaming via peer-to-peer protocols and file sharing sites.

‘Stranger Things’ Spends 15th Week Atop Parrot Analytics’ TV Demand Charts

Netflix’s “Stranger Things” remained No. 1 on not only Parrot Analytics’ digital originals rankings the week ended Oct. 5, but also the data firm’s overall list of TV series from any platform, including broadcast and cable, for the 15th straight week.

A “digital original” is a multi-episode series in which the most recent season was first made available on a streaming platform such as Netflix, Amazon Prime Video or Hulu.

For the week, “Stranger Things” registered 116.8 million average daily Demand Expressions, the proprietary metric used by Parrot Analytics to measure global demand for TV content. That was up 30.8% in expressions compared with the previous week. During the week, Netflix announced a fourth season of the series and released a trailer.

DC Universe’s “Titans” held onto the No. 2 spot on the digital originals chart, with expressions up 2.2% to 51.8 million. The show is in the midst of its second season.

Netflix’s “The Dark Crystal: Age of Resistance” remained No. 3, with expressions down 10.9% to 33.7 million.

Amazon Prime Video’s “The Boys” rose up to No. 4, though expressions dropped 8.2% to 30.5 million.

The Netflix series “13 Reasons Why” dropped a spot to No. 5, with expressions down 15.11% to 30 million.

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The Demand Expressions metric draws from a wide variety of data sources, including video streaming, social media activity, photo sharing, blogging, commenting on fan and critic rating platforms, and downloading and streaming via peer-to-peer protocols and file sharing sites.

Media Play News has teamed with Parrot Analytics to provide readers with a weekly top 10 of the most popular digital original TV series in the United States, based on the firm’s  proprietary metric called Demand Expressions, which measures global demand for TV content through a wide variety of data sources, including video streaming, social media activity, photo sharing, blogging, commenting on fan and critic rating platforms, and downloading and streaming via peer-to-peer protocols and file sharing sites.

‘Stranger Things’ Spends 14th Week Atop Parrot Analytics’ TV Demand Charts

Netflix’s “Stranger Things” remained No. 1 on not only Parrot Analytics’ digital originals rankings the week ended Sept. 28, but also the data firm’s overall list of TV series from any platform, including broadcast and cable, for the 14th straight week.

A “digital original” is a multi-episode series in which the most recent season was first made available on a streaming platform such as Netflix, Amazon Prime Video or Hulu.

For the week, “Stranger Things” registered 89.3 million average daily Demand Expressions, the proprietary metric used by Parrot Analytics to measure global demand for TV content. That was up 1.1% in expressions compared with the previous week.

DC Universe’s “Titans” held onto the No. 2 spot on the digital originals chart, with expressions down 4.2% to 50.7 million. The show is in the midst of its second season.

Netflix’s “The Dark Crystal: Age of Resistance” rose a spot to No. 3, with expressions down 7.2% to 37.8 million.

The Netflix series “13 Reasons Why” dropped a spot to No. 4, with expressions down 20.7% to 35.3 million.

Amazon Prime Video’s “The Boys” held onto the No. 5 spot, with expressions dropping 4.5% to 33.3 million.

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The Demand Expressions metric draws from a wide variety of data sources, including video streaming, social media activity, photo sharing, blogging, commenting on fan and critic rating platforms, and downloading and streaming via peer-to-peer protocols and file sharing sites.

Media Play News has teamed with Parrot Analytics to provide readers with a weekly top 10 of the most popular digital original TV series in the United States, based on the firm’s  proprietary metric called Demand Expressions, which measures global demand for TV content through a wide variety of data sources, including video streaming, social media activity, photo sharing, blogging, commenting on fan and critic rating platforms, and downloading and streaming via peer-to-peer protocols and file sharing sites.

‘Stranger Things’ Spends 13th Week Atop Parrot Analytics’ TV Demand Charts

Netflix’s “Stranger Things” remained No. 1 on not only Parrot Analytics’ digital originals rankings the week ended Sept. 21, but also the data firm’s overall list of TV series from any platform, including broadcast and cable, for the 13th straight week.

A “digital original” is a multi-episode series in which the most recent season was first made available on a streaming platform such as Netflix, Amazon Prime Video or Hulu.

For the week, “Stranger Things” registered 88.3 million average daily Demand Expressions, the proprietary metric used by Parrot Analytics to measure global demand for TV content. That was down 12.6% in expressions compared with the previous week.

DC Universe’s “Titans” rose two spots to No. 2 on the digital originals chart, with expressions up 8.1% to 52.9 million. The second season premiered Sept. 6.

The Netflix series “13 Reasons Why” dropped a spot to No. 3, with expressions down 19.3% to 44.5 million.

Netflix’s “The Dark Crystal: Age of Resistance” dropped a spot to No. 4, with expressions down 17.2% to 40.7 million.

Amazon Prime Video’s “The Boys” rose two spots to No. 5, though expressions dropped 0.2% to 34.8 million.

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The Demand Expressions metric draws from a wide variety of data sources, including video streaming, social media activity, photo sharing, blogging, commenting on fan and critic rating platforms, and downloading and streaming via peer-to-peer protocols and file sharing sites.

Media Play News has teamed with Parrot Analytics to provide readers with a weekly top 10 of the most popular digital original TV series in the United States, based on the firm’s  proprietary metric called Demand Expressions, which measures global demand for TV content through a wide variety of data sources, including video streaming, social media activity, photo sharing, blogging, commenting on fan and critic rating platforms, and downloading and streaming via peer-to-peer protocols and file sharing sites.

‘Stranger Things’ Spends 12th Week Atop Parrot Analytics’ TV Demand Charts

Netflix’s “Stranger Things” remained No. 1 on not only Parrot Analytics’ digital originals rankings the week ended Sept. 14, but also the data firm’s overall list of TV series from any platform, including broadcast and cable, for the 12th straight week.

A “digital original” is a multi-episode series in which the most recent season was first made available on a streaming platform such as Netflix, Amazon Prime Video or Hulu.

For the week, “Stranger Things” registered 101 million average daily Demand Expressions, the proprietary metric used by Parrot Analytics to measure global demand for TV content. That was down 19.3% in expressions compared with the previous week.

Another Netflix series, “13 Reasons Why,” stayed at No. 2 on the digital originals chart, with expressions down 34.7% to 55.2 million.

Netflix’s “The Dark Crystal: Age of Resistance” remained at No. 3, with expressions down 8.9% to 49.2 million.

DC Universe’s “Titans” rose two spots to No. 4, with expressions up 24.6% to 49 million. The second season premiered Sept. 6.

Netflix’s “Elite” jumped up No. 5 on the digital originals chart, from No. 23 a week earlier, with expressions up 154.9% to 36.1 million. All episodes of the second season of the Spanish teen drama thriller were released Sept. 6.

With “13 Reasons Why” hitting No. 5 on the overall TV chart, “Dark Crystal: Age of Resistance” at No. 7, and “Titans” at No. 8, it marks the first time that four digital originals simultaneously placed on the U.S. top 10 overall TV demand chart.

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The Demand Expressions metric draws from a wide variety of data sources, including video streaming, social media activity, photo sharing, blogging, commenting on fan and critic rating platforms, and downloading and streaming via peer-to-peer protocols and file sharing sites.

Media Play News has teamed with Parrot Analytics to provide readers with a weekly top 10 of the most popular digital original TV series in the United States, based on the firm’s  proprietary metric called Demand Expressions, which measures global demand for TV content through a wide variety of data sources, including video streaming, social media activity, photo sharing, blogging, commenting on fan and critic rating platforms, and downloading and streaming via peer-to-peer protocols and file sharing sites.

Netflix Ups ‘Stranger Things’ Merchandise Tie-ins

When Netflix launched the third season of original series “Stranger Things” in July, the SVOD behemoth upped rollout of branded merchandise with third-party retail vendors.

Target, which has worked with Netflix and “Stranger Things” since the hit series launched, has been marketing exclusive gear around the show’s summer of 1985 Hawkins, Ind., backdrop.

“Stranger Things” merchandise includes ’80s-inspired toys and games, apparel, bedding, pool party products and more. That included collector’s edition Blu-ray Disc/DVD Season 1 and Season 2 boxed sets, in addition to collectible figures from Funko and a special-edition bike inspired by the one Max rides on the show.

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“Our teams worked closely with Netflix to create exclusive custom-branded packaging for products across our assortment,” Target said in a statement.

Other commercial tie-ins included limited-time Baskin Robbins ice cream pints, including a U.S.S. Butterscotch flavor from the Scoops Ahoy Ice Cream Parlor in the Starcourt Mall.

‘Stranger Things’ Spends 11th Week Atop Parrot Analytics’ TV Demand Charts

Netflix’s “Stranger Things” remained No. 1 on not only Parrot Analytics’ digital originals rankings the week ended Sept. 7, but also the data firm’s overall list of TV series from any platform, including broadcast and cable, for the 11th straight week.

A “digital original” is a multi-episode series in which the most recent season was first made available on a streaming platform such as Netflix, Amazon Prime Video or Hulu.

For the week, “Stranger Things” registered 125.1 million average daily Demand Expressions, the proprietary metric used by Parrot Analytics to measure global demand for TV content. That was down 11.7% in expressions compared with the previous week.

Another Netflix series, “13 Reasons Why,” stayed at No. 2, with expressions down 22.6% to 84.4 million.

Netflix’s “The Dark Crystal: Age of Resistance” rose seven spots to No. 3, with expressions up 130% to 54 million.

Netflix’s “Orange Is the New Black” dropped to No. 4. Its demand expressions dropped 8.7% to 40.5 million.

Slipping a spot to No. 5 was Amazon Prime Video’s dark superhero adaptation “The Boys,” which registered 39.6 million expressions, down 5.3% from the previous week.

Amazon Prime Video’s “Carnival Row” jumped to No. 8, from No. 26 the previous week, with expressions up 119.8% to 30.5 million. The show’s first season debuted Aug. 30.

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The Demand Expressions metric draws from a wide variety of data sources, including video streaming, social media activity, photo sharing, blogging, commenting on fan and critic rating platforms, and downloading and streaming via peer-to-peer protocols and file sharing sites.

Media Play News has teamed with Parrot Analytics to provide readers with a weekly top 10 of the most popular digital original TV series in the United States, based on the firm’s  proprietary metric called Demand Expressions, which measures global demand for TV content through a wide variety of data sources, including video streaming, social media activity, photo sharing, blogging, commenting on fan and critic rating platforms, and downloading and streaming via peer-to-peer protocols and file sharing sites.

‘Stranger Things’ Spends Tenth Week Atop Parrot Analytics’ TV Demand Charts

Netflix’s “Stranger Things” remained No. 1 on not only Parrot Analytics’ digital originals rankings the week ended Aug. 31, but also the data firm’s overall list of TV series from any platform, including broadcast and cable, for the tenth straight week.

A “digital original” is a multi-episode series in which the most recent season was first made available on a streaming platform such as Netflix, Amazon Prime Video or Hulu.

For the week, “Stranger Things” registered 141.7 million average daily Demand Expressions, the proprietary metric used by Parrot Analytics to measure global demand for TV content. That was down 1.7% in expressions compared with the previous week.

Another Netflix series, “13 Reasons Why,” rose to No. 2, with expressions up 202% to 109 million. The third and final season of the show was released Aug. 24.

Netflix’s “Orange Is the New Black” remained at No. 3. Its demand expressions dropped 11.7% to 44.4 million.

Slipping two spots to No. 2 was Amazon Prime Video’s dark superhero adaptation “The Boys,” which registered 41.8 million expressions, down 28.3% from the previous week.

Netflix’s FBI-centered crime drama “Mindhunter” slid to No. 5, but was up 5% in demand expressions to 38.8 million.

Netflix’s “The Dark Crystal: Age of Resistance” bowed Aug. 30, helping it rise from 35th to 10th place on the weekly digital originals chart. Its expressions were up 102.1% to 23.5 million.

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The Demand Expressions metric draws from a wide variety of data sources, including video streaming, social media activity, photo sharing, blogging, commenting on fan and critic rating platforms, and downloading and streaming via peer-to-peer protocols and file sharing sites.

Media Play News has teamed with Parrot Analytics to provide readers with a weekly top 10 of the most popular digital original TV series in the United States, based on the firm’s  proprietary metric called Demand Expressions, which measures global demand for TV content through a wide variety of data sources, including video streaming, social media activity, photo sharing, blogging, commenting on fan and critic rating platforms, and downloading and streaming via peer-to-peer protocols and file sharing sites.

‘Stranger Things’ Spends Ninth Week Atop Parrot Analytics’ TV Demand Charts

Netflix’s “Stranger Things” remained No. 1 on not only Parrot Analytics’ digital originals rankings the week ended Aug. 24, but also the data firm’s overall list of TV series from any platform, including broadcast and cable, for the ninth straight week.

A “digital original” is a multi-episode series in which the most recent season was first made available on a streaming platform such as Netflix, Amazon Prime Video or Hulu.

For the week, “Stranger Things” registered 144.1 million average daily Demand Expressions, the proprietary metric used by Parrot Analytics to measure global demand for TV content. That was down 5.5% in expressions compared with the previous week.

Holding the No. 2 spot was Amazon Prime Video’s dark superhero adaptation “The Boys,” which registered 58.3 million expressions, up 4% from the previous week.

Netflix’s “Orange Is the New Black” remained at No. 3. Its demand expressions rose 2.8% to 50.2 million.

Netflix’s “Mindhunter” rose to No. 4 from No. 27 the previous week, up 167.7% in demand expressions to 36.9 million. The second season of the FBI-centered crime drama was released on Aug. 17.

Another Netflix series, “13 Reasons Why,” rose a spot to No. 5, with expressions up 15% to 36.1 million.

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The Demand Expressions metric draws from a wide variety of data sources, including video streaming, social media activity, photo sharing, blogging, commenting on fan and critic rating platforms, and downloading and streaming via peer-to-peer protocols and file sharing sites.

Media Play News has teamed with Parrot Analytics to provide readers with a weekly top 10 of the most popular digital original TV series in the United States, based on the firm’s  proprietary metric called Demand Expressions, which measures global demand for TV content through a wide variety of data sources, including video streaming, social media activity, photo sharing, blogging, commenting on fan and critic rating platforms, and downloading and streaming via peer-to-peer protocols and file sharing sites.

‘Stranger Things’ Spends Eighth Week Atop Parrot Analytics’ TV Demand Charts

Netflix’s “Stranger Things” remained No. 1 on not only Parrot Analytics’ digital originals rankings the week ended Aug. 17, but also the data firm’s overall list of TV series from any platform, including broadcast and cable, for the eighth straight week.

A “digital original” is a multi-episode series in which the most recent season was first made available on a streaming platform such as Netflix, Amazon Prime Video or Hulu.

For the week, “Stranger Things” registered 152.6 million average daily Demand Expressions, the proprietary metric used by Parrot Analytics to measure global demand for TV content. That was down 9% in expressions compared with the previous week.

Rising a spot to No. 2 was Amazon Prime Video’s dark superhero adaptation “The Boys,” which registered 56 million expressions, down 10.3% from the previous week.

Netflix’s “Orange Is the New Black” dropped to No. 3. Its demand expressions dropped 32.4% to 48.9 million.

Hulu’s “The Handmaid’s Tale” rose to No. 4 with a 5.6% increase in expressions to 36.3 million. The finale of season three was released Aug. 14.

DC Universe’s “Titans” dropped to No. 5, with expressions down 9.8% to 32.9 million.

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The Demand Expressions metric draws from a wide variety of data sources, including video streaming, social media activity, photo sharing, blogging, commenting on fan and critic rating platforms, and downloading and streaming via peer-to-peer protocols and file sharing sites.

Media Play News has teamed with Parrot Analytics to provide readers with a weekly top 10 of the most popular digital original TV series in the United States, based on the firm’s  proprietary metric called Demand Expressions, which measures global demand for TV content through a wide variety of data sources, including video streaming, social media activity, photo sharing, blogging, commenting on fan and critic rating platforms, and downloading and streaming via peer-to-peer protocols and file sharing sites.