The first episode of the eighth and final season of Game of Thrones has broken the record of audience of HBO in the United States. 17.4 million viewers followed the premiere of the chapter in the linear broadcast and through the Internet at the same time. The number thus exceeds the end of the seventh season, which in the summer of 2017 brought together 16.9 million viewers. The number of spectators who followed in the USA the emission of the online chapter doubled with respect to the premiere of the seventh season and increased by 50% with respect to the end of it. In Spain the premiere could be seen at the time between midnight and dawn on the HBO platform and Movistar +.