‘Game of Thrones’ was the most pirated TV show of the year — again
In what has become something of a tradition, Game of Thrones was the most pirated TV show of 2015.
This marks the fourth straight year that HBO‘s George R.R. Martin-sourced fantasy series was stolen more than any other TV show, continuing a streak that’s been in place since season two. It’s important to note that illegal download stats are unofficial estimates, but the Game of Thrones numbers so greatly outstrip number two “winner” The Walking Dead that it’s no contest.
Game of Thrones is the clear winner with an estimated 14.4 million downloads across the show’s fifth season. The Walking Dead falls into a dominant number two position with 6.9 million estimated downloads, significantly more than #3 “winner” The Big Bang Theory‘s 4.4 million. Read more…