December 28th, 2012
03:27 PM ET
“Game of Thrones” nabs the No. 1 spot on TorrentFreak’s list of 2012’s most-pirated TV shows.
The HBO drama, pictured above with Peter Dinklage, was downloaded more than 4 million times, and was especially popular in Australia, according to the site.
Showtime’s “Dexter,” which occupied the top spot last year, fell to No. 2.
TorrentFreak notes that about 80% of TV piracy occurs outside the United States, and it’s mostly fueled by a lack of availability of such shows.
Here are the 10 most-pirated TV shows this year, according to TorrentFreak:
1. “Game of Thrones”
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