“Game of Thrones” Season 6 Episode 5 has leaked online a day before its official release. Morning News USA has accessed the link and can confirm it is legit.
“Game of Thrones” Leak
More than 24 hours before its official premiere, “Game of Thrones” Season 6 Episode 5 “The Door” became widely available of torrent and streaming sites. Several viewers who heard the news, HBO Nordic is behind the leak.
“It’s online right now, if you want to go and watch it, but they might remove it soon. Someone probably messed up by putting it there,” Reddit user Ozires shared.
“Game of Thrones” Season 6 Episode 5 Stream Online
After the user announced this, several others were able to watch “Game of Thrones” Season 6 Episode 5 online or downloaded the video.
Soon after, many links to pirated copies made by these users started to appear all over online. If you search hard enough, you are bound to find one working link floating around.
TorrentFreak also confirmed the leak to be legitimate. The quality is naturally sub-par, but avid “Game of Thrones” who cannot wait a few more hours should not care.
Because HBO stopped releasing promotional screeners this year, “Game of Thrones” fans seem hungrier for spoilers and leaks. It is quite ironic that it seems the company itself is the source of this leak.
“Game of Thrones” Season 6 Episode 5 Stream
TorrentFreak stated that if the company is worried about outsiders leaking their episodes, they should take extra effort to improve their internal policies as well.
HBO is even hunting down “Game of Thrones“ pirates in Canada through warning letters! The TV network reportedly want people from illegally downloading the show, to which Canadians said they have no choice but to do so because ordinary Canadians canno watch it without “costly” cable subscription, CBC.CA reported.
The fact that there is a leak is not at all that surprising, but naturally exciting for “Game of Thrones” fans. For several years in a row, the show has been one of the most pirated TV-show, and this yea, the interest has grown, considering the more unpredictable plotlines as the TV show is not dependent on a book anymore.
To ensure no rights will be violated, Morning News USA decided against posting the link here.