The ratings for Wipeout have come way down over the last few seasons but ABC keeps bring it back. Will the numbers continue to fall or will they rise? Will this game show be renewed for an eighth season or will it be cancelled instead? Stay tuned to find out.
On Wipeout, contestants try to make it through the “world’s largest obstacle course.” The person that make sit in the shortest time wins a cash prize. The program is hosted by John Anderson, John Henson, and Jill Wagner.
The ratings are typically the best indication of a show’s likelihood of staying on the air. The higher the ratings (particularly the 18-49 demo), the better the chances for survival. This chart will be updated as new ratings data becomes available — usually the next day, around 11:30am EST/8:30am PST. Refresh to see the latest.
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For comparisons: The sixth season of Wipeout averaged a 1.1 rating in the 18-49 demographic with 3.91 million viewers.
Note: Note: These are the Live + Same Day Ratings which include “live” viewing plus delayed DVR viewing, up until 3am local time that same night. Ratings marked with an “*” are the fast affiliate ratings and will be updated with the Live+SD numbers when they are made available. Typically, networks get paid for C+3 ratings which includes DVR viewing within three days of the original airing when commercials are watched. Those numbers are rarely released to the press.
What do you think? Do you like the Wipeout TV series? Do you think it should be cancelled or be renewed for an eighth season?