wicnet:

“The third episode of fantasy drama Game of Thrones’ sophomore season held its ground, holding steady with 3.8 million total viewers at 9 p.m. and adding 776,000 additional viewers with an encore broadcast at 11 p.m.

Sunday’s numbers were on par with last week’s impressive 97 percent retention rate from the Season 2 bow of the series, which has already been renewed for a third season.”

wicnet:

The initial airing garnered 3.9 million (3,858,000 to be precise) and with a 2.0 doubled its 18-49 demographic rating compared to series premiere, and was the most viewed programme on cable that night. It is also an increase of almost a million from last season’s finale.

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