HBO Go and HBO Now both allow users to legally watch full episodes of “Game of Thrones” online. HBO Go is a free video streaming service exclusively for users who already have a television subscription to HBO. The service allows users to access videos by using a participating TV provider’s login credentials. HBO Now is an Internet-only streaming service that does not require a cable subscription, but does require a monthly subscription membership.
Apple iTunes and Amazon.com allow users to legally purchase and download full episodes of “Game of Thrones.” Both services provide users the option of purchasing entire seasons of the series or individual episodes. Both services also allow users to stream episodes on various devices, such as smartphones and tablets. Amazon.com also provides the option to purchase entire seasons of the series in both Blu-ray and DVD formats.
As of January 2016, “Game of Thrones” has broadcast five seasons of 10 episodes each. The show is an adaptation of various storylines featured in the “A Song of Ice and Fire” novels written by George R.R. Martin. The series debuted on HBO in 2011 and became one of the highest-rated shows in the network’s history. “Game of Thrones” has also received numerous awards, including 26 Primetime Emmy Awards and three Golden Globe Awards.