Agents Of SHIELD Season 1 bumped to 22 episodes

Joss Whedon’s Agents Of SHIELD gets 22 episode order despite ratings drop for the Marvel show

Clark Gregg and Ming-Na Wen in Agents Of SHIELD
Clark Gregg and Ming-Na Wen in Agents Of SHIELD

According to Entertainment Weekly, Marvel’s Agents Of SHIELD, Joss Whedon’s pet project for Disney network ABC, has been bumped to a full 22 episode order from the original, tentative 13 episodes.

Despite ratings dropping with each episode, Agents Of SHIELD is TV’s highest rated drama in nearly four years, and is sitting a comfortable 7.9 million viewers in the US.

Agents Of SHIELD is showing now on Channel 4. You can buy Avengers Assemble on DVD for £10.99 or on Blu-ray for £14.99 from Amazon.co.uk.