Netflix used to record an account view as a single user account watching at least 70 percent of just one episode.
Following the success of Netflix's The Witcher, the series' official 55-track OST will be available for purchase later this week. However, since the content varies, Netflix made a decision to base its numbers on the number of "households" - also known as "accounts". chose the title.
By comparison, the second season of another hit Netflix show You managed to reach 54 million households in the four weeks after its release.
Beau DeMayo is writing the screenplay - the same writer who also worked on episode three of The Witcher on Netflix, Betrayer Moon. "Now, it's touting that viewers "chose to watch" a given title, meaning that member watched for as little as two minutes - 'long enough to indicate the choice was intentional'". At the same time, Netflix points out that its original content now has "widely varying lengths" - from short episodes at around 15 minutes for Special to long films at 132 minutes for The Highwaymen.
Netflix admits this new way of following yields a much higher figure than its former method. For those who can resist the urge, though, here's a treat: Netflix is releasing the song to Spotify today, with the full The Witcher OST releasing later this week.
A reported 17 million watched Martin Scorsese's Netflix debut The Irishman.
Sergio Pablos' "Klaus", which became Netflix's first fashioned feature-length bright movie to be nominated for an Oscar, became watched by 40 million members in the first 28 days of unlock.
There's no word on if any characters from The Witcher's first season will appear in animated form nor if this film will pull in any additional characters from the books.