‘Stranger Things 2’ Dethrones ‘The Defenders’ As Biggest Netflix Debut

Stranger Things 2 Stranger Things was a hit right from the get-go. The first season garnered both critical acclaim and a dedicated fanbase. So, it’s no surprise that the second season, Stranger Things 2, was a smash hit. According to Adweek, Stranger Things 2 had a massive debut on Netflix, beating out Marvel’s The Defenders as the streaming service’s biggest premiere.

The information came from a report from Nielsen, which has been tracking the ratings for Netflix shows for about a year now. On the day of the premiere for Stranger Things 2, the series was viewed almost 25 times across all episodes. This is more than double that of Defenders, which was Stranger Things 2’s closest competitor:

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What do you think of these numbers? Are you surprised that Stranger Things has taken the top spot?  Let us know down in the comments below!

Stranger Things was Created by the Duffer Brothers and stars Winona Ryder, David Harbour, Finn Wolfhard, Millie Bobby Brown, Gaten Matarazzo, Caleb McLaughlin, Noah Schnapp, Sadie Sink, Natalia Dyer, Charlie Heaton, Joe Keery, Dacre Montgomery, Cara Buono, Sean Astin, Paul Reiser, Linnea Berthelsen, and Brett Gelman.

Stranger Things Season 1 and 2 are available to stream on Netflix.

Source: Adweek

The Top 6 Sorcerers In The DC Universe

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The DC Universe is full of sorcerers running wild. Some side with the heroes while others fall in line with the villains. No matter which side of the spectrum they fall on, they are some of the most powerful figures in DC comics. Superman might be considered the most mighty of all the superheroes, but even some of the weakest sorcerers can take him down without breaking a sweat.

Don’t be mad characters like the Spectre and Etrigan aren’t on the list! They’re definitely powerful, but I like to think about them as entities instead of traditional sorcerers. A list focusing on DC Universe’s magical entities is a thing for another time.

For now, hit Next to find out more about the top sorcerers in the DCU! 

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Louis Otero

Louis Otero

Louis is a New York-based journalist. You can hear more about his love for genre flicks and superheroes on his weekly podcast Random Movie Roulette.