8:36am PT by Lindsay Powers
'Game of Thrones' Finale Earns Season-High Viewership
Game of Thrones ended its season with season-high viewership.
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3.9 million viewers combined watched the two airings of the finale this past Sunday.
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The 9 p.m. broadcast averaged three million viewers, an increase of 37 percent compared to the Games of Thrones premiere.
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876,000 viewers tuned into the encore airing at 11:15 p.m.
According to HBO numbers season-to-date, Game of Thrones has an average gross audience (linear plays, DVR and HBO on Demand) of 8.3 million viewers.