POWERED BY NEW HIT SERIES BEING HUMAN AND FACE OFF, SYFY JUMPS 14 PERCENT IN TOTAL VIEWERS AND 25 PERCENT AMONG ADULTS 18-34 IN FEBRUARY
SYFY.COM RISES 24 PERCENT IN PAGE VIEWS
NEW YORK - March 1, 2011 - Led by the new hit series Being Human and Face Off, along with returning powerhouse Ghost Hunters, Syfy leaped 14 percent in total viewers, 25 percent among Adults 18-34 and five percent among Adults 18-49 in February prime compared to February '10.
During the month, Syfy averaged 1.16 million total viewers, 485,000 Adults 18-49 and 180,000 Adults 18-34.
Online, Syfy.com jumped 24 percent in page views, 22 percent in unique users and 12 percent in visits, also versus February 2010. Boosted by the launch of Battlestar Galactica Online, Syfy Games delivered its best month ever in uniques (177K).
Syfy.com is one of the leading imagination-based websites, averaging nearly 3.5 million unique visitors per month. Syfy.com includes the lifestyle blogs Blastr and DVICE; Syfy Games featuring popular games such as the MMOG Battlestar Galactica Online; major show sites for the channel's scripted and unscripted programming, from Warehouse 13 and Ghost Hunters to Eureka and Destination Truth, video hubs showcasing original short form content such as Riese: Kingdom Falling and the upcoming The Mercury Men, and video blogs along with Syfy Rewind, which presents full episodes of Syfy's critically acclaimed programming.
Syfy is a media destination for imagination-based entertainment. With year round acclaimed original series, events, blockbuster movies, classic science fiction and fantasy programming, a dynamic Web site (www.Syfy.com), and a portfolio of adjacent business (Syfy Ventures), Syfy is a passport to limitless possibilities. Originally launched in 1992 as SCI FI Channel, and currently in more than 98 million homes, Syfy is a network of NBCUniversal, one of the world's leading media and entertainment companies. (Syfy. Imagine greater.)