The WWE Network is close to turning a profit less than two months after launching.
The WWE announced early Monday that the all-digital streaming service, that launched in the U.S. on Feb. 24, has 667,287 subscribers.
The company has said it needs 1 million subscribers in order to be profitable and hopes to reach the figure by the end of 2014.
Announcement follows Sunday's "WrestleMania 30," which took place in New Orleans, selling out the Mercedes-Benz Superdome.
The event, which is typically bought by around 1 million people each year making it the WWE's Super Bowl, was clearly key in getting WWE to its current batch of subscribers. The test will be not only enticing more people with additional PPVs and programming but keeping its current base once the first six months expire.
"WrestleMania 30" was shown both on the WWE Network and through traditional cable and satellite pay-per-view providers, including DirecTV and Dish Network, in the U.S. and in more than 100 countries on other services.
Event broke the record as the Superdome's highest grossing entertainment event with $10.9 million, the fifth consecutive year "WrestleMania" has done so for a host venue. WWE said 75,167 from all 50 states and 37 countries were in attendance.
WWE has yet to reveal total PPV buys for "WrestleMania 30," during which the Undertaker ended his winning streak of 21 'Manias.
The company will next roll out the WWE Network in Canada, the U.K., Australia, New Zealand, Singapore, Hong Kong and the Nordic countries in late 2014 and early 2015.
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The streaming service, which offers a line up of original series, all of the company's upcoming and past pay-per-views, and access to a library of over 1,500 hours of content from WWE's library of over 100,000 hours of shows, is available online, on all mobile devices, Apple TV and Roku set-top boxes, Sony's PlayStation consoles and Microsoft's Xbox 360.
Profit in Sight: Nearly 670,000 Subscribe to WWE Network
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