‘Dark Matter’ Season 3 Confirmed by Syfy
A second season of a sci-fi series “Dark Matter” kicked off on July 1, 2016, and its debut has garnered 0.827 million viewers. Of course, numerous fans of the space opera strive to find out, should we expect “Dark Matter” Season 3 on Syfy or no, and when its release date? Fortunately, on September 1, 2016, it was announced that Syfy has picked up “Dark Matter” for a third season. According to the official announcement, “Dark Matter” Season 3 premiere is slated for 2017. However, there has been no announcement regarding the exact release date. But you can scroll down, to subscribe for our notifications, or get acquainted with the additional info on the subject.
Honestly, the decision on renewal wasn’t a surprise for us taking into account universal acclaim of the second season among the viewers. Besides the second season of the space opera has illustrated quite favorable television ratings (for a cable network). Currently, according to IMDB, “Dark Matter” has a score of 7.4 out of 10 based on over 21,600 user votes, 173 reviews from viewers, and 8 reviews from critics. At the same time, according to Rotten Tomatoes, the second season of the sci-fi series has an average score of 4.5 out of 5 and a 92% approval rating based on over 100 user votes. Meanwhile, according to Metacritic, the second series of “Dark Matter” has a score of 7.7 out of 10 based on 11 user ratings.
The premiere of Season 2 has drawn 0.827 million viewers (-14.39% compared to previous season premiere) with a 0.20 demo rating (-23.08% in comparison with the Season 1 premiere). The subsequent episodes have attracted 0.717 and 0.641 million viewers, respectively, according to the Nielsen Media Research. And although the Season 1 had drawn over 1 million viewers per episode, we regard the indicators of the second season quite favorable.
“Dark Matter” is the story of a group of strangers that awaken on a spaceship as the crew members without any ideas concerning their mission and any memories of themselves. As a result, they found themselves being involved in a conspiracy. The TV series is created by Joseph Mallozzi and Paul Mullie, who also serve as executive producers.
Season 3 Release Date
“Dark Matter” Season 2 debuted this July, and its debut has received a brilliant reception by the viewers. Relying on such a successful debut of the second series, Syfy has confirmed the renewal of “Dark Matter” for a third installment. “Dark Matter” Season 3 premiere is slated for 2017. However, Syfy has yet to announce a specific release date for Season 3. Fortunately, thanks to our notification system, we’re able to notify you about the further updates of the sci-fi series, as well as about the “Dark Matter” Season 3 release date. Don’t miss the premiere. Don’t miss the premiere! Join our list of subscribers using the form below, and we’ll deliver a notification on the release date directly yo your inbox.
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