When looking at TV based on the Total Viewer average audience, the Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. premiere drew 12.1 million total viewers in the Live + Same Day windowplus an additional 3.7 million timeshifted viewers in days 1-3. The Thursday encore garnered 4.7 million viewers, and the episode was viewed 1.6 million times across ABC’s full episode player and Hulu over its first 5 days.
Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. has already delivered an impressive online streaming audience, ranking as ABC’s best series premiere ever in online streaming (based on first 5 days).