In this episode, Eddard Stark and his daughters arrive at King's Landing, as the Bastard (Jon Snow) makes an impression on Tyrion. He also get an early inkling of how good Arya will become with a sword.
(Overall) Rank: 3 Air Date: May 29, 2011 Season: 1 (Overall) Episode Number: 7 Episode Title: “You Win or You Die” Total Viewers: 2.396 million
Robert finds himself dying after a drunken hunting accident, while Jon takes his vows to the Night's Watch. Khal Drogo, meanwhile, pledges to attack the Seven Kingdoms, not knowing his wife will someday set out to complete that mission for him.
(Overall) Rank: 2 Air Date: April 17, 2011 Season: 1 (Overall) Episode Number: 1 Episode Title: “Winter is Coming” Total Viewers: 2.222
The episode that started it all. We meet some White Walkers and direwolves, King Robert Baratheon decides to ask Eddard Stark to become the new Hand of the King, Viserys plays matchmaker, and Jamie Lannister tries to kill Bran Stark. Eventful episode.
(Overall) Rank: 1 Air Date: April 24, 2011 Season: 1 (Overall) Episode Number: 2 Episode Title: “The Kingsroad” Total Viewers: 2.202 million