Game of Thrones-season 8 : the series broke a record huge on Twitter thanks to episode 3

Game of Thrones saison 8 : la série bat un record énorme sur Twitter grâce à l'épisode 3

Game of Thrones-season 8 : the series broke a record huge on Twitter thanks to episode 3

Fans of Game of Thrones were waiting for it with impatience : the battle of Winterfell has shown spectacular ! At this point that episode 3 of season 8 broke a record on Twitter : the one of the episode’s most tweeted in history, with more than 7.8 million Tweets in the night of Sunday to Monday. ATTENTION SPOILERS !

Attention SPOILERS ! If you have not yet seen episode 3 of season 8 of Game of Thrones, it will be increasingly difficult to avoid spoilers since it is from the episode the most tweeted of history ! Besides, you’d better leave immediately this article ! Epic, crazy, awe-inspiring… a few adjectives to describe “The battle of Winterfell”, that all the world was waiting with impatience ! According to the press service of Twitter, 7.8 million tweets about the series have been identified in total (between 18h and 1h in the morning time East coast US = between 0h and 7h in the morning French time). Immense numbers which do not take into account the many people who waited Monday night to watch the episode.

#AryaStark, the queen of Twitter

Without surprise, the character that has made the biggest response is Arya Stark, who has relieved the world by killing the Night’s King and saving the world, his death was very very close. A name that has the right to his own emoji’s since yesterday : if you tweet with the hashtags #Arya, #AryaStark or #TheNorthRemembers, you will see the head of the Arya as well as his weapon. The Night King comes in second position, followed by Bran, then Jon Snow.

Has the 5th place of the characters most mentioned, we find Cersei, while she was not present in the episode ! This is explained by a theory that has emerged following the episode, according to which the next victim of Arya Stark would be Cersei Lannister. The origin of this theory : the prophecy of Mélisandre, who told Arya that it would be closing the brown eyes, blue eyes and green eyes. If the brown eyes are those of Maryn Trant, or Walder Frey, blue eyes the King of the Night, the green eyes may well be those of Cersei.

The emoji “weirwood tree” was also created via the hashtags #NotToday or #TheLongNight :

Here are the 5 tweets most retweeted of the evening on the subject :


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