Week 38 of the Wednesday Night War saw the Great American Bash edition of WWE NXT beat the Fyter Fest edition of AEW Dynamite in viewership, but Dynamite won in the ratings for the key demographic. This is how last week’s numbers went.
Wednesday’s Dynamite episode drew 748,000 viewers on TNT, while NXT drew 792,000 viewers on the USA Network, according to Showbuzz Daily. AEW ranked #6 in the Cable Top 150, while NXT ranked #13. AEW ranked #61 in viewership, while NXT ranked #60 in viewership. Last week’s Dynamite episode drew 633,000 viewers and ranked #17 in the Cable Top 150, and #66 in viewership. Last week’s NXT episode drew 786,000 viewers and ranked #26 in the Cable Top 150, and #63 in viewership. AEW drew a 0.29 rating in the 18-49 demographic while NXT drew a 0.22 in the same demo this week. Last week’s AEW show drew a 0.22 rating while the NXT episode drew a 0.19 in that demographic.
This is the second-highest NXT viewership of 2020, the best since the February 19 episode, which was the first episode after the “Takeover: Portland” event. That episode drew 794,000 viewers. Last week’s AEW viewership was the lowest in the history of the show, and their lowest rating in the key 18-49 demographic.