MANILA, Philippines (2nd UPDATE) –The AlDub Nation has done it again. #AlDubEBForLove generated over 25 million tweets on Saturday, September 26, surpassing the record set by last week's #AlDubMostAwaitedDate. That was the episode where Alden and Yaya Dub finally met face to face on their first date. (READ: Filipinos tweeted 12 million times for AlDub's romantic date)
Tweets generated over 25 million. It's now the most buzzed about #AlDub episode on social media. (READ: IN PHOTOS: PH stars, fans celebrate 'National Pabebe Wave Day')
FINAL TWEET COUNT for HT #ALDubEBforLOVE ICW: @pagkalaagan pic.twitter.com/o45yShGFSE — ALDUB STATISTICS (@ineffable888) September 26, 2015
Even before the show began, tweets reached around 13 million earlier in the day.
13MILLION TWEETS #ALDubEBForLove pic.twitter.com/KTEekixQgi — Eat Bulaga (@EatBulaga) September 26, 2015
Joey de Leon posted this message after hearing the news.
To those who are INVOLVED and IN LOVE with with Kalyeserye, congratulations, all my best wishes and thank you so much! #ALDubEBforLOVE — Joey de Leon (@AngPoetNyo) September 26, 2015
His son, multimedia producer Jako de Leon, shared this in gratitude:
I thought 20M was impossible ( #BENTENatayo #ALDubEBforLOVE — Jako de Leon (@jakodeleon) September 26, 2015
Vic Sotto's son Vico posted this.
(Nakikisali lang po sa record. #AlDubEBforLOVE) — Vico Sotto (@VicoSotto) September 26, 2015
Pia Guanio posted this.
Congratulations and thank you, Aldubnation!! 20.1 million tweets NA pala ... And still feeling the aftershock!!! #AIDubEBforLOVE — pia guanio-mago (@piaguanio) September 26, 2015
Maine and Alden posted their reactions after receiving the news. Both said they were overwhelmed by the support.
Aldub you all! #ALDubEBforLOVE pic.twitter.com/ZiVtnYeXeN — Maine Mendoza (@mainedcm) September 26, 2015
#ALDUBnation dito sa Pilipinas at sa buong mundo magpapasalamat na ako in advance ah. Alam niyo na yun... LOL! #ALDubEBforLOVE — Alden Richards (@aldenrichards02) September 26, 2015
Nag break nanaman ng record ang #ALDUBnation 12.3M tweets AlDub you all po! At wag kalimutan to God be the glory always and FOREVER!!! — Alden Richards (@aldenrichards02) September 26, 2015
After their much anticipated first date last September 19, Alden Richards and Yaya Dub aka Maine Mendoza finally saw each other but were inches apart, when Lola Nidora allowed Alden to go to her mansion to court her. But as always, there was a cliffhanger. After Alden said goodbye, Lola Nidora was heard screaming his name. What could be the reason?
Eat Bulaga's rival It's Showtime meanwhile reached number 2 on Twitter trends with the hashtag #ShowtimeKapamiIyaDay. (READ: Meet 'Pastillas Girl,' on a quest to find love)