According to Netflix Top 10 Global Ranking, the 5th season of “Cobra Kai” was watched by 106.7 million hours from September 5 to September 11 (the series premiered on September 9). In second place is the limited thriller series The Devil in Ohio, which racked up 70.8 million hours in its second week in the top ten.
True, it does not come close to the absolute dominant Netflix this year. This is, of course, the 4th season of Stranger Things, which was reviewed for 286.79 million hours during the first week before climbing 335 million hours per second. However, only five Netflix original series managed to surpass 100 million hours watched in their first week in 2022, putting Cobra Kai on par with not only Stranger Things, but Stranger Things season 2 as well. “. “Bridgerton” 4th season “Virgin River” and season 3 Umbrella Academy.
Interestingly, Cobra Kai season 4 also managed to hit 100 million watch hours in its first week of 2022 after it premiered on December 31, 2021. 120 million hours watched, it even broke the season 5 first week record.