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The Most Googled TV Spoilers of All Time

Have you ever made it through a TV show without googling the plot beforehand?

Well, you could be in the minority. 

Whether it’s excitement, impatience or sheer curiosity, people are continuously searching for the biggest TV spoilers for their favourite tv shows – because why watch a full episode when all could be revealed through the power of a quick search?


Warning, contains spoilers

From the most-spoiled TV show, to the most googled spoiler of all time, as ultimate TV connoisseurs, we’ve analysed the biggest, brain-rattling TV spoilers – to save you from googling this too.


Game of Thrones is the most spoiled TV show 

The most searched for TV spoiler of all time comes from the Star Wars series,‘The Mandalorian’, with ‘who is the mandalorian’ reaching 22,000 searches per month alone on the internet. 

However, 45% of the most searched TV spoilers came from the series Game of Thrones, making the blockbuster the most googled TV show of all time. 

Searches for ‘who killed Joffrey’, (9,600) ‘how did Arya kill the night king’ (3,000) and ‘why did the night king want Bran’ (3,000) made the top three most googled Game of Thrones spoilers.

The top 5 spoilers of all time also featured globally recognised series Pretty Little Liars and Riverdale, with ‘who is A in Pretty Little Liars’ and ‘who killed Jason Blossom’ being the most commonly googled TV spoilers from the shows. 

The research also includes recent fan-favourite finales, such as series Line of Duty, with ‘who is H in Line of Duty’ reaching 1,400 searches per month. 


Table 1: Revealing the most Googled TV spoilers of all time

Show Characters Event Spoiler Monthly Searches
The Mandalorian The Mandalorian Reveal of Mandalorian face and name: Din Djarin – Season 1 Ep 8 who is the mandalorian 22,000
Game of Thrones Joffrey Baratheon Joffrey dies at purple wedding – Season 4 Ep 2
ater confirmed he was poisoned by Olenna Tyrell – Season 4 Ep 4
Who killed joffrey 9,600
Pretty Little Liars A Reveal of Charlotte Drake as A – Season 6 Ep 10 who is a in pretty little liars 7,800
Riverdale Jason Blossom Reveal of Clifford Blossom (father) murdering Jason Blossom – Season 1 Ep 12 who killed jason blossom 5,400
Game of Thrones Arya Stark In The Long Night Arya kills the knight king with dragon glass – Season 8 Ep 3 How did arya kill the night king 3,000
Game of Thrones Night King Three eyed raven reveals that “he wants to erase the world and I am its memory” – Season 8 Ep 2 why did the night king want bran 3,000
The Walking Dead Rick Grimes Exploding bridge and Rick abducted by helicopter. Fans believe this is by CRM group and that he will be coming back to the show. – Season 10 Ep 13 what happened to rick grimes 3,000
Grey’s Anatomy Derek Shepherd Main character Derek Shepherd is killed after suffering traumatic injuries in a roadside car accident. – Season 11 Ep 21 when does derek shepard die 2,100
Game of Thrones Jon Snow Whilst the characters sleep together, it is revealed that Jon Snow is Daenerys’ nephew. –  Season 7 Ep 7 jon snow and daenerys related how 2,000
Game of Thrones Jon Snow Jon Snow “dies”. – Season 5 Ep 10  when does jon snow die 1,900
The Walking Dead Negan Rick kills Negan. – Season 8 Ep 16 when does negan die 1,800
Game of Thrones Daenerys Drogon flies away with Daenerys’ body. It has been reported that he took her to Volantis – the homeland of the Targaryens and the dragons they commanded. – Season 8 Ep 6 (finale).  where did drogon take daenerys 1,500
Line of Duty H H revealed as Nigel Boyle. – Season 6 (finale). Who is H in line of duty? 1,400
Game of Thrones Tyrion Lannister It was revealed Shae was paid by the Lannisters and having a sexual relationship with Tywin (Tyrion’s father). – Season 4 Ep 10 why did Shae betray Tyrion 1,400
The Handmaid’s Tale Ofglen/Emily Ofglen is subjected to female genital mutiliation (FGM) where her clitoris is unwillingly surgically removed – and with it her ability to have pleasurable sex when it is discovered she’s a “gender traitor”. – Season 1 Ep 3 What did they do to ofglen? 1,200
Breaking Bad Walter White Walter White dies of gunshot wound. – Season 5 Ep 16 (finale). how did walter white die 800
The Mandalorian Grogu/Baby Yoda Grogu is taken by Luke Skywalker from Mandalorian for jedi training. – Season 2 Ep 8 (finale).  what happens to grogu 800
Breaking Bad Walter White Walter White made 80 million dollars. – Season 6 Ep 16 (finale).  how much money did walter white make 700
Game of Thrones Jon Snow Jon Snow is revived by Melisandre the Red Priestess. – Season 6 Ep 1 How did Jon Snow come back to life 600
Game of Thrones Khal Drogo Khal Drogo dies of septic shock from a cut,  made worse by “healer” Mirri Maaz Duur. – Season 1 Ep 6  How does Khal Drogo die 600


Game of Thrones takes the top spot for the most spoiled TV show of all time, with the iconic show reaching 26,320 searches per month for juicy episode spoilers.

The Mandalorian is the second most spoiled TV show of all time, with 22,800 searches per month for episode spoilers. 

Other popular TV spoilers came from shows such as Breaking Bad, Pretty Little Liars and Line of Duty. 

Pretty Little Liars is the third most spoiled TV show, with fans taking to google to discover who the character ‘A is’, with nearly 8,000 searches per month. 

Unsurprisingly, other classic TV shows which made the top 20 include: The Office, Grey’s Anatomy, The Handmaid’s Tale and Stranger Things. 


Table to reveal the most spoilt TV shows, based on Google searches.

Show Total Monthly Searches
Game of Thrones 26,320
The Mandalorian 22,800
Pretty Little Liars 7,950
The Walking Dead 5,880
Riverdale 5,550
Grey’s Anatomy 3,400
Breaking Bad 1,500
Line of Duty 1,400
The Handmaid’s Tale 1,280
Stranger Things 600
This Is Us 600
Parks and Recreation 500
The Office 500
Criminal Minds 450
Friends 390
Downton Abbey 60