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SHOWS ON THE RISE: Anime Heats Up Summer Programming

Animated series, "3Below: Tales of Arcadia," takes the lead this week. Netflix

3Below: Tales of Arcadia returns at No. 1! Netflix’s second installment of Guillermo del Toro's Tales of Arcadia trilogy jumped to the top of our Shows on the Rise report with a rise ratio of 95.8% following its Season 2 release on July 12th. Animation continued to be a prominent genre across the top 10 as Japanese anime occupied four positions. New series, Vinland Saga (No. 3), Dr. Stone (No. 7), and Fire Force (No. 8) made their respective report debuts while Tokyo MX series, Is It Wrong to Try to Pick Up Girls in a Dungeon? earned the No. 5 slot following the arrival of its second season.

Meanwhile, Scream: The TV Series has been “resurrected” with a new cast and new season -- earning the horror drama the silver medal after its VH1 premiere. Summer dramas continued to delight as recent Netflix originals, Free Rein (No. 6) and The Last Czars (No. 9), gained traction, and Pose (No. 10) made a come back during its current season on FX. 

It’s a good week for TV with Suits set to return this Wednesday alongside its spinoff series premiere, Pearson. Additionally, new seasons from Netflix favorites, Money Heist and Queer Eye, make a come back on Friday. What will enter the top 10? Find out next Monday!

DID YOU KNOW? Dr. Stone and Fire Force were both featured in July’s Anticipation Report and both series made the top 5 “Most Anticipated Anime Series” in 2019.

*Methodology: Every week, millions of viewers around the world use TV Time to track their favorite series. “Shows on the Rise” is calculated by determining the week-over-week growth in episodes watched for a given program.

Note: The network displayed is the network where the show first aired (e.g. “Friends” on NBC).

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