“Game Of Thrones” Has 9 Biggest Twitter Trends Following Season 8 Premiere

The top nine trending topics are all related to “Game Of Thrones.”

Maisie Williams as Arya Stark - Game of Thrones Season 8 Photography | Helen Sloan/HBO

Sunday’s season eight “Game Of Thrones” premiere generated ample interest across a wide variety of metrics.

One such metric is the worldwide trending list on Twitter. As of press time, the top nine trending topics on Twitter all involve “Game Of Thrones.”

The “#GameOfThrones” hashtag leads the way as of press time at 1:15AM ET Monday morning. “Bran” (for Bran Stark) follows at #2, while “Sansa” (for Sansa Stark) is #3.

“Arya” (for Arya Stark) (#4) and “Daenerys” (for Daenerys Targaryen) (#5) also hold Top 5 positions.

The “#ForTheThrone” hashtag (#6), “Jaime” (for Jaime Lannister) (#7), “Dany” (also for Daenerys Targaryen) (#8) and “Cersei” (for Cersei Lannister) (#9) complete the Top 9.

Written by Brian Cantor

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