Here’s how Twitter reacted to the ‘Game of Thrones’ Season 7 premiere
Warning: This post contains spoilers from Game of Thrones Season 7, Episode 1.
Ok, now that we’ve got the spoiler warnings out of the way, it’s time to reflect on what we’ve seen in the Game of Thrones Season 7 premiere by referencing the authority on all pop culture instant reactions: Twitter, of course.
According to Twitter, the top tweeted moment of the night was the reveal of Arya Stark disguised as Walder Frey and poisoning the entire Frey family. Yes, Twitter looooves revenge.
After that, the second most tweeted moment was the long-awaited singing cameo by Ed Sheeran. The third most tweeted moment was Daenerys finally returning to her home at Dragonstone, a moment we’ve been waiting to see for the entire run of the show.
And if you were wondering who the most mentioned characters from the show’s return were, it should come as no surprise that the women of Game of Thrones ruled Twitter on Sunday. The most mentions, in order, were: Arya Stark, Daenerys Targaryen, Sansa Stark, Cersei Lannister, and Jon Snow.
But it wasn’t just normal fans flooding Twitter with excitement over the show’s return, all of Hollywood was watching, too.
Even the show’s biggest star of the night, Maisie Williams, couldn’t contain her excitement.
Now that we’ve finally been rewarded for our patience, it’s time to get ready for every Twitter-powered Game of Thrones rumor and meme ready to flood the internet over the coming weeks.
And yes, it was worth the wait.