Game of Thrones Breaks Simulcast Record

Game of Thrones is a famously ripe target for digital piracy, and its efforts to crack down on theft have officially placed the HBO fantasy series in the record books. Come 2016, GoT will enter the Guinness Book of World Records for broadcasting the largest TV simulcast in history. On April 20, Season 5, Episode 2 was seen in 173 countries simultaneously. Apparently there’s no need to pirate something when half the world’s seen it already.

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