The horrifying bloodshed and Game of Thrones clearly struck a nerve with fans.in the latest episode of
according to reports on Monday.earned the honor of being the most-tweeted episode in TV history,
The episode called "The Long Night" included a dramatic 67-minute battle scene in which beloved Westeros heroes battled the White Walkers, with very bloody results.
The battle resonated with Game of Thrones fans so strongly they posted 7.8 million tweets about the episode.
Twitter confirmed on Monday that the Game of Thrones episode was "the most tweeted about episode of scripted television ever with nearly 8 million tweets."