Nat Geo's 'Brain Games' is Highest-Rated Series Launch

Back-to-Back Episodes on Monday Averaged 1.5M Viewers 4/23/2013 12:56 PM Eastern


The premiere of Nat Geo's Brain Games on Monday night averaged 1.5 million viewers over back-to-back episodes, becoming the highest-rated premiere in network history.

The 9 p.m. premiere episode drew a 0.9 rating with adults 25-54 and 1.6 million viewers while the 9:30 episode drew the same 0.9 rating and 1.5 million viewers.

Brain Games was already renewed ahead of Monday's premiere.