- Figures reveal that 12 hours after being aired, the Game of Thrones’ season 4 finale attracted over 1.5 million illegal downloads.
- It is expected that this number has, and will, continue to climb by the millions.
- In Australia, this ends Foxtel’s contentious exclusive broadcast of the show.
- Game of Thrones is now HBO’s most popular series, having overtaken the Sopranos.
http://www.abc.net.au/news/2014-06-17/game-of-thrones-sets-illegal-download-record/5530958 (asks if piracy is justified).