With a considerable audience worldwide game of ThronesApril 14, April 15 connecting the night of the meeting with the audience. According to the data released by HBO, the channel has a total of 17.4 million viewers from all platforms such as linear TV, HBO Go and HBO Now.
Let's note that this is a record. The number of people who watched Game of Thrones's 7th season was 16.1 million. However, the figures are only for HBO. The number of people watching Game of Thrones illegally in many parts of the world reached through different platforms. This means that more than 17.4 million can be put on the figure.
The first episode of the new season of Game of Thrones was 11.8 million at 21:00 hours in the US, while the number of viewers at the same time last season was 12.1 million. The main reason for this reduction is that we can connect to the end of the relationship between HBO and Dish. Because HBO had finished the deal with Dish last November. A video on Dish's website said that even if it wasn't in HBO Dish, users would be able to watch the content with HBO NOW.
When we compare Game of Thrones to other productions, we can see that the series still has no record. According to Nielsen's report, the average Roseanne with 20 million viewers first place, Big Bang Theory with 18.3 million viewers second place This Is Us With 16.6 Million and NCIS with 16.3 million It followed. Nielsen said that while preparing this report, yesterday's episode of Game of Thrones was not taken into account. In short, the Game of Thrones seems to change all balances after a short time.