With the excitement at its peak, Game of Thrones has received a record-breaking viewership for Season 8 premiere.
HBO reveals that the final season premiere for Game of Thrones was watched 17.4 million viewers on Sunday night. The previous season comes low at 16.9 million viewers for Season 7 finale. Compared to Season 7’s 16.1 million viewers, the final season premiere grew by over 1million viewers.
Not only that, but HBO received the largest night of streaming activity ever. Season 8 premiere was the most-Tweeted-about episode, receiving more than 5 million Tweet and 11 million mentions during the weekend.