DirecTV Now releases Game of Thrones’ Season 8 premiere early
If you’re a subscriber of DirecTV Now, the season eight premiere of Game of Throneshas arrived early
Whether intentional or not, the episode is streaming on DirecTV Now as of 5:30 p.m. EST — three and a half hours ahead of its HBO premiere at 9:00 p.m.
Former Obama speechwriter Cody Keenan was among the first to point out the episode’s early release, as he received a notification from DirecTV about the episode’s availability. Several other DirecTV users have shared screen grabs of the episode.
Needless to say, if you’re hoping to avoid spoilers, now would be a good time to sign off the Internet.