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'The Leftover Thermalization' - Season 8, Episode 18
Airs Thursday, March 12 at 8/7c on CBS.

Friction ensues when a magazine fails to mention Leonard in an article about the paper he co-wrote with Sheldon. Also, a blackout at Mrs. Wolowitz's home leads to a final family dinner in her honor.

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817 'The Colonization Application' Ratings 4 hours ago

817 'The Colonization Application' Ratings

Last night's episode of The Big Bang Theory posted week-to-week gains to finish as Thursday's most-watched and highest-rated show.

"The Colonization Application" was watched by 18.17 million people, adding one and a half million people over last week's episode. The Big Bang Theory had a more than 8m viewer lead on the nearest competing program. The show had a 4.8/16 rating in the adults 18-49 demographic, up three tenths from the previous episode's 4.5/15.

818 'The Leftover Thermalization' Press Release 1 day ago

818 'The Leftover Thermalization' Press Release

CBS has issued the press release for next week's episode of The Big Bang Theory, "The Leftover Thermalization". Following this episode, The Big Bang Theory will be taking two weeks off as CBS airs NCAA Basketball.

The Leftover Thermalization – Friction ensues when a magazine fails to mention Leonard in an article about the paper he co-wrote with Sheldon. Also, a blackout at Mrs. Wolowitz’s home leads to a final family dinner in her honor, on THE BIG BANG THEORY, Thursday, March 12 (8:00-8:30 PM, ET/PT), on the CBS Television Network.

A new episode of The Big Bang Theory, "The Colonization Application", airs tonight at 8/7c on CBS.

817 'The Colonization Application' Pictures 3 days ago

817 'The Colonization Application' Pictures

Pictures from the next episode of The Big Bang Theory, "The Colonization Application", have been added to our gallery. In the episode, Amy is angered to find out Sheldon has applied to be part of a one-way mission to colonize Mars. Penny is surprised when Leonard buys an "adult" gift, while Raj worries how Emily will react when she finds him snooping in her apartment.







View more pictures in The Colonization Application album.

Weekly Ratings Roundup (Week 23) 4 days ago

Weekly Ratings Roundup (Week 23)

Each week on our The Big Bang Theory forums, Rick K. collects the different ratings for the show, including the ratings for Season 8 and its ratings in syndication. Head over to our forum to read the full roundup for the twenty-third week of the season.

This week's roundup includes the Live+7 ratings for week in which The Troll Manifestation aired, the weekly rankings for week twenty-two when The Comic Book Store Regeneration Aired, the syndication ratings for week twenty-one, and the ratings for last week's new episode, The Intimacy Acceleration.

Category: The Big Bang Theory. Tags: ratings, Season 8.

816 'The Intimacy Acceleration' Ratings February 28 2015

816 'The Intimacy Acceleration' Ratings

Last night's episode of The Big Bang Theory dominated the ratings to rank as the night's most-watched and highest-rated show.

"The Intimacy Acceleration" had 16.67 million viewers, down from the previous episode's 17.49m. The show was number in viewers in its time period with more than 7m viewer lead on the nearest competing program. The Big Bang Theory had a 4.5/15 rating in the adults 18-49 demographic, down a tenth from the previous week.

The Big Bang Theory was first in its time period and the night overall in all key ratings metrics.

817 'The Colonization Application' Press Release February 26 2015

817 'The Colonization Application' Press Release

CBS has issued the press release for next week's episode of The Big Bang Theory, "The Colonization Application". Laura Spencer returns as Emily, Raj's girlfriend.

The Colonization Application – Trouble arises when Amy learns Sheldon has applied for a one-way mission to colonize Mars. Also, a trip to the pet store ends in a fight for Sheldon and Amy, Leonard surprises Penny with a very “adult” purchase, and, Raj is caught snooping in Emily’s apartment, on THE BIG BANG THEORY, Thursday, March. 5 (8:00-8:31 PM, ET/PT), on the CBS Television Network.

A new episode of The Big Bang Theory, "The Intimacy Acceleration", airs tonight on CBS.

Melissa Rauch on CONAN February 26 2015

Melissa Rauch was a guest on CONAN last night and talked about her history as a young performer (complete with home video footage) and her trick for getting cheap movie tickets. Check out the clips below or head over to TeamCoco.com to watch.



Category: Melissa Rauch. Tags: video, interview.

816 ' The Intimacy Acceleration' Pictures February 24 2015

816 ' The Intimacy Acceleration' Pictures

Pictures from the next episode of The Big Bang Theory, "The Intimacy Acceleration", have been added to our site. In the episode, Sheldon and Penny test a theory which suggests people fall in love within a few hours by asking intimate questions of each other. Meanwhile, Leonard and Amy spend the night with Raj and Emily at an "escape room", while Howard and Bernadette encounter a problem as they fly back from Mrs. Wolowitz's funeral.







View more pictures in The Intimacy Acceleration album.

Weekly Ratings Roundup (Week 22) February 23 2015

Weekly Ratings Roundup (Week 22)

Each week on our The Big Bang Theory forums, Rick K. collects the different ratings for The Big Bang Theory, including the ratings for Season 8 and the show's ratings in syndication. Head over to our forums to read the full roundup for the twenty-second week of the season.

This week's roundup includes the Live+7 ratings for week nineteen, when The Big Bang Theory aired The Anxiety Optimization, the weekly rankings for week twenty-one, the syndication ratings for week twenty, and the ratings for last week's new episode, The Comic Book Store Regeneration. This week's roundup includes a guide to the HUT (households using television) and PUT (households using television) ratings metrics.

Category: The Big Bang Theory. Tags: ratings, Season 8.

815 'The Comic Book Store Regeneration' Ratings February 20 2015

815 'The Comic Book Store Regeneration' Ratings

Last night's episode of The Big Bang Theory dominated the ratings in its time period to rank as Thursday night's number one show.

This week's episode, "The Comic Book Store Regeneration" which featured guest star Nathan Fillion, had 17.49 million viewers, adding 400,000 people over the previous episode's 17.09m. The show scored a 4.5/15 rating in the key adults 18-49 demographic, slipping a tenth from the February 5 episode's 4.6/15 rating. The Big Bang Theory was first in all key ratings for its time slot and the night overall.

816 'The Intimacy Acceleration' Press Release February 17 2015

816 'The Intimacy Acceleration' Press Release

CBS has put out the press release for next week's episode of The Big Bang Theory, "The Intimacy Acceleration". Laura Spencer returns as Emily, Raj's girlfriend.

“The Intimacy Acceleration” – As a joke, Sheldon and Penny try an experiment designed to make participants fall in love. Also, Leonard, Amy, Raj and Emily spend the evening trying to escape a room with a “zombie.” And, after returning from Mrs. Wolowitz’ funeral, Bernadette and Howard run into trouble at the airport, on THE BIG BANG THEORY, Thursday, Feb. 26 (8:00-8:31 PM, ET/PT), on the CBS Television Network.

The Big Bang Theory is back with a new episode, "The Comic Book Store Regeneration" with guest star Nathan Fillion, this Thursday, February 19.

Weekly Ratings Roundup (Week 21) February 16 2015

Weekly Ratings Roundup (Week 21)

Each week on our The Big Bang Theory forums, Rick K. collects the different ratings for The Big Bang Theory, including the ratings for Season 8 and in syndication. Head over to our forums to read the full roundup for the twenty-first week of the season.

This week's roundup includes the weekly rankings for week twenty, the Live+7 ratings for week eighteen, the syndication ratings for week nineteen, and the ratings for last week's reruns.

Category: The Big Bang Theory. Tags: ratings, Season 8.

The Big Bang Theory: Season 8 DVD February 12 2015

The Big Bang Theory: Season 8 DVD

Although we are only part way through The Big Bang Theory's current season, Amazon.com is now taking pre-orders for the upcoming Season 8 DVD and Blu-ray boxsets. There is limited information about the DVDs right now with the release date still to be confirmed. The box-sets are usually released in September before the next season of the show begins.

Amazon's pre-order price guarantee means if the price drops at any point between the time you order and the release date, you will always pay the lowest price. So pre-ordering now is a good way to make sure you benefit from any price drops before the release.

Pre-order The Big Bang Theory: Season 8 DVD from Amazon.com

Pre-order The Big Bang Theory: Season 8 Blu-ray from Amazon.com

No release information has surfaced yet for the United Kingdom and Ireland, or Australia and New Zealand. We will post any updates on international releases as soon as we hear anything.

Weekly Ratings Roundup (Week 20) February 9 2015

Weekly Ratings Roundup (Week 20)

Each week Rick K. on our The Big Bang Theory forums collects the various ratings for The Big Bang Theory, including the ratings for Season 8 and the ratings in syndication. Head over to our forums to read the full roundup for the twentieth week of the season.

This week's roundup includes the Live+7 ratings for week seventeen, the weekly rankings for week nineteen, the syndication ratings for week eighteen, and the ratings for last week's new episode, "The Troll Manifestation".

815 'The Comic Book Store Regeneration' Pictures February 7 2015

Pictures from the next episode of The Big Bang Theory, "The Comic Book Store Regeneration", have been added to our gallery. In the episode, the guys prepare for the re-opening of Stuart's comic book store. While Penny helps Sheldon learn to let things go, Penny struggles to follow her own advice after Amy performs experiments on her. Meanwhile, Leonard and Raj think they spot Firefly star Nathan Fillion at a restaurant.

Check out thumbnails of the pictures below and head over to our gallery to view the full album.







View more pictures in The Comic Book Store Regeneration album.

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