'Game Of Thrones': Die-hard fans talk S6

Some fans have had to avoid social media throughout the day after some die-hard viewers watched the first episode of the highly-anticipated season six at 3am this morning.

JOHANNESBURG - The highly-anticipated sixth season of the popular fantasy drama series_ Game of Thrones_ made headlines around the world today.

While die-hard South African fans could catch the first episode on Express from the US on DStv, a handful of lucky viewers were treated to a preview in the wee hours of this morning at Ster Kinekor cinemas in Jo'burg and Cape Town.

In the Soundcloud above, viewers at Cavendish Square spoke to the KFM Breakfast team on what they expect this season.

Those who haven't had an opportunity to watch the first episode have urged social media users to avoid giving away too many plot spoilers.

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