The CW Announces The Release Date For Season 13 of ‘Supernatural’
“Supernatural” kicked off its twelfth season with a slight growth (+10.77%) of the viewing audience but losing a bit (-6.98%) in a demo rating. Perhaps you already know, Mark Pedowitz isn’t going to cancel the hit drama series. However, millions of fans of the fantasy horror series want to know, whether or not we expect “Supernatural” Season 13 on The CW? And if this happens, when will its release date? Fortunately, on Jan 8, 2017, it was announced that The CW had included “Supernatural” in network’s list for the 2017-2018 season. If you don’t want to miss the upcoming premiere, you may subscribe for our automatic notifications, and we’ll keep you informed.
Indeed, “Supernatural” had a lot of chances for a next season on The CW, at least given the fact that the premiere of the current season has drawn more viewers compared to its predecessor. Furthermore, as always and as expected, the twelfth season has illustrated a brilliant reception by critics and audiences. An overall score of the fantasy horror series also remains pretty high. Let’s take a look at some figures to find out why The CW made this decision.
Currently, according to IMDB, “Supernatural” has a score of 8.6/10 based on approx. 300,000 user votes, over 588 reviews from viewers and 95 reviews from critics. At the same time, according to Rotten Tomatoes, the current season of “Supernatural” has an average score of 8.0/10 (100% approval rating). The viewers have rated the twelfth season of the fantasy horror drama at 4.5/5 (89% approval rating) based on 129 user ratings. Meanwhile, according to Metacritic, the twelfth series of “Supernatural” has a score of 7.4/10 based on ten user ratings.
The premiere episode of the twelfth season has drawn 2.149 million viewers (+10.77% compared to last season’s premiere) with a 0.80 demo rating (-6.98%) among adults (18-49). For comparison, “Supernatural” Season 11 averaged a 0.70 rating in the 18-49 demographic with 1.78 million total viewers (Live+SD). We consider this gain of the viewing audience as a very favorable indicator able to affect the decision on renewal.
“Supernatural” follows the wanderings of two brothers in search of the supernatural beings, following their father’s footsteps. The TV series is created by Eric Kripke, who also serves as executive producer.
On Nov 16, The CW announced its midseason schedule. “Supernatural” is returning for Season 12B on Thursday, January 26, 2017, at 8:00 PM ET, on The CW. Season 12A finale has garnered 1.730 million viewers (-4.10%) with a 0.64 demo rating (-1.54%, P18-49). We’re still expecting the official confirmation of a Season 13 from The CW. Mark Pedowitz doesn’t intend to conclude the horror series, as mentioned above. We’re able to notify you about “Supernatural” Season 12B as well.
On Jan 8, 2017, it was announced that The CW had given early renewals to seven of its primetime series. “Supernatural” was on the list. According to this announcement, “Supernatural” will return for a Season 13 within the frameworks of the 2017-2018 television season.
Notification of the Release Date (Season 13)
“Supernatural” Season 12 commenced on Thursday, Oct 13, 2016, at 9|8c on The CW. The season debut drew 2.149 million viewers, as well as has received the universal acclaim of the target audience. Given the excellent indicators of the current season, The CW has picked up “Supernatural” for a next installment. “Supernatural” Season 13 premiere is scheduled for Thursday, October 12, 2017, at 8:00 PM on The CW.
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— Misha Collins (@mishacollins) January 8, 2017