BTS fans tuned in over the weekend to the special concert streaming event Bang Bang Con, and it turns out there were a lot of people watching!
The event took place from 12PM KST (1PM AEST) on April 18 & 19, with four concerts showcased on each day, streamable worldwide via BTS' BANGTANTV YouTube channel and the WeVerse app. For those streaming via the mobile app, they were also able to connect their ARMY Bombs and enjoy it lighting up in sync with the performances.
Now the numbers are in, and it's been calculated that there were over 50.59 million views of the streams over the weekend. At its highest point, there were 2.24 million people watching at the same time.
ARMY Bombs were also registered syncing up all over the world - in 162 regions to be exact. It's also been calculated that 500,000 ARMY Bombs were connected during the streams.
#BANGBANGCON was trending solidly in Twitter's top five during the weekend, and Bang Bang Con related hashtags were used over 6.46 million times across Twitter and WeVerse.
Looks like this special event by BTS was a huge success!
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