MBC’s new Friday-Saturday drama “Tracer”, starring actors Im Si-wan and Go Ah-sung, continued to see a rise in ratings.
According to the rating survey company Nielsen Korea’s data released on January 15th, the 3rd episode of “Tracer” recorded an 8.6% rating based on paid households nationwide. This is an increase of 2.6% from 6% recorded for the 2nd episode and its highest viewership figure to this point. In particular, the drama drew keen attention as its highest real-time rating even soared to 11.4%. Therefore, “Tracer” is currently the most popular drama among Friday-Saturday TV series.
When the news of this drama’s impressive ratings was delivered, netizens gave enthusiastic responses and favorable reviews. Internet users on the online community theqoo commented, “The rating is increasing because its story is so interesting”, “MBC’s dramas are doing so well”, “This drama is so exciting”, “The script is so well-written and interesting”, “I have fun watching it The story is so logical”, “It’s getting more and more fascinating through each episode.”
“Tracer” is a comedy genre drama that tells stories against the backdrop of the 5th Bureau of Taxation, which is also known by the name “Garbage Drop-off Center”. The drama attracted keen attention even before it was aired in the Friday-Saturday broadcasting time after the hit drama “The Red Sleeve” ended.
In the case of “The Red Sleeve”, its 3rd episode ended with 7.0%, and the final episode recorded 17.4%. Attention is focusing on whether “Tracer” will be able to surpass the success of its previous work “The Red Sleeve”.
“Tracer” airs every Friday and Saturday at 9:50 P.M.