Stranger 2, which drew keen attention from the first episode, saw a slight boost in viewership, while Graceful Friends continued its uptrend.
According to Nielsen Korea, the third episode of tvN’s Stranger 2, which aired on August 22, recorded 7.0% viewership, which is 0.6% higher from the previous episode. In particular, Jo Seung Woo’s signature investigation technique, first-person point-of-view simulation, appeared, increasing the level of immersion.
The 14th episode of JTBC’s Graceful Friends recorded its highest viewership by garnering 4.7% nationwide and 5.6% in the Seoul metropolitan area. During the episode, Yoo Joon Sang’s heartfelt performance drew keen attention.
Meanwhile, the 85th and 86th episode of KBS’s Once Again recorded 29.2% and 33.2% viewership, proving its unrivaled popularity.