Whatsondisneyplus.com said: “According to data from Samba TV, the Wednesday premiere was watched by 890,000 US households.
“Making it ‘the largest US premiere-day audience for any of Marvel’s Disney+ shows.’ Previously The Falcon And The Winter Soldier was watched by 759,000 US households on the first day.”
Viewers have taken to Twitter to share their thoughts on the action-packed debut episode.
One said: “Overall consensus is #Loki is #Marvel’s best premiere yet, indeed. I totally agree, despite my couple gripes, & cannot wait for the next episode.
“Tom is outstanding as the confused, anxious, angry, broken & powerless God of Mischief, taking on his new TVA ‘life’, defiantly.”