Netflix says Stranger Things 3 set record viewership

Netflix, in a tweet sent out on July 8, says the new season of Stranger Things has set a record for the streaming service.

Over the first four days, the series was released, over 40 million households watched the show. This, Netflix says, is more than any other film or series in its first four days of release.

Netflix also says 18.2 million finished the entire series.

The third season of the popular series debuted worldwide on July 4. It continues following the adventures of a group of kids (and a few adults) in the fictional town of Hawkins, Indiana.