12 Aug – It was revealed that "Triumph in the Skies II" was recently named the highest rated series in the first half of 2013.
As reported on Groove Asia, TVB recently announced that beginning on 12 August, they will announce the "cross-platform overall ratings" on the first work day of every week.
The ratings list will be derived from TV and online ratings that include tvb.com viewership, as well as mobile ratings.
On 28 July, the top five series with the highest rating was announced, with the first to 10th episode of Francis Ng and Julian Cheung's series climbing the top spot with 36.4 points overall – broke down into 30.8 points for TV viewership, and 5.6 points online.
"Inbound Troubles", Wong Cho Lam's comedy series that had been holding on to the throne for the last six months before "Triumph In The Skies II" took over, was ranked second with 34.6 points, with 30.0 for TV and 4.6 online points.
The third spot goes to "Friendly Fire", which stars Michael Tse and Tavia Yeung, with 31.3 points overall, while another Michael Tse series, "Sergeant Tabloid", placed fourth with 29.9 points.
The fifth place fell to another sequel, "A Great Way To Care II", with 29.8 points, which stars Ben Wong and Alex Fong.