Since its initial launch in 2019, Disney+ has proven to be a huge success as the house of mice and has gradually continued to expand to more regions around the world. Between Marvel, Star Wars, and other notable Disney franchises, the streaming service continued to offer a steady stream of original content, allowing it to rapidly grow to the level of mainstay services like Netflix and Amazon Prime.
With the narrow gap between blockbuster original series in the MCU and a galaxy far, far away, Disney+ continues to dominate the online conversation every week as fans tune in to the latest episodes.While some are definitely better than others, a series like this The Mandalorian Records were broken, others were disappointing and underperforming.
That being said, every Marvel and Star Wars series is an undeniable hit in the TV industry’s grand plans, with nearly all of them capturing viewers’ attention for weeks on end. But some may be wondering: Which Disney+ originals are attracting the most viewers?
Which Disney+ series has the highest ratings?
The Hollywood Reporter recently released an analysis of Disney+ viewing statistics, revealing the most-watched Marvel and Star Wars original series on the streaming service.
In every Disney+ original series, The Mandalorian It turned out to be the most popular so far, with 14.5 billion minutes watched in 2020, of which 8.4 billion were in Season 2’s eight-week period — a figure that includes two seasons.
Of Marvel Studios’ six Disney+ franchises, none outlast any season The Mandalorian. but both Rocky (5.23B) and Wanda Vision (4.8B) did manage to surpass the 4.4 billion minutes watched Book of Boba Fett during its operation.
Hawkeye and Book of Boba Fett It turned out to be the lowest-rated season of the respective brands, and interestingly, both seasons aired in back-to-back windows. Viewing time for the bounty hunter-centric Star Wars outing has continued to increase each week as interest draws closer to the end — save for a dip in Episode 3.
While all six live-action blockbuster originals have a place in Nielsen’s top 10 streaming series, animated projects bad batch and if…? experienced a more difficult struggle. Both series have only been on the list for seven weeks during the May-October release window.
The report noted that the eight originals from Lucasfilm and Marvel were the only Disney+ to crack Nielsen’s top ten streaming series.non-blockbuster outings, such as High School Musical: The Musical: The Series and monster at work Failed to bring the appeal of galactic and heroic adventures.
What will Disney+ fare like in 2022?
moon knight What will soon prove to be Marvel Studios’ toughest test yet for Disney+, as it becomes the first original to introduce a new protagonist with little connection to the MCU. Only time will tell how Oscar Isaac’s Mark Spector will play out against Marvel’s existing Avengers, but if early reactions are any indication, there shouldn’t be any problems.
how moon knight Performance should be a strong indicator of how the MCU is doing on Disney+ in 2022, with lady marvel and she-hulk Also introducing new heroes. if…? Season 2 will almost certainly be similar to Season 1, but what’s interesting is Marvel Studios’ upcoming holiday special this year.
almost confirmed werewolf at night Halloween specials can go either way, but Guardians of the Galaxy Holiday Special Should be a slam dunk.Audiences have been waiting for The Guardian to return to the screen for years and expect roll. 3 It will only further increase the ratings.
Star Wars is about to premiere its most anticipated series Obi-Wan Kenobi, Ewan McGregor’s Return of the Jedi after years of desperate pleas from fans.Depending on the reaction to the trailer and the level of nostalgia his comeback might generate, this could be the Disney+ original to the last filming past The Mandaloriancrazy record.
Despite having a brand new hero, The Mandalorian Disney+ has been a success since its launch, and likely benefits from being the only blockbuster original on the platform. But since then, Pedro Pascal’s Ding Jarlin and little Yoda have grown into galactic icons, on par with the most famous Star Wars characters.
One thing is certain, in Obi-Wan Kenobi, bad batch Season 3, Andorraand The Mandalorian Season 3, this year belongs to Star Wars on Disney+. But Marvel Studios should still maintain strong ratings across the board, even if it was slightly lower than last year due to a lack of familiar faces.
Marvel and Star Wars fans now stream countless hours of original and existing content on Disney+.