I frutti proibiti sono i più dolci (Forbidden fruit is the sweetest), Now that the last season of Game of Thrones is finally here, fans from all over the world are going crazy to find reliable ways to watch Game of Thrones live online. Same is the case with GOT fans in Italy.
The show is officially produced by HBO and is limited to streaming in the United States and a few select other locations mainly. A very few other platforms, in countries other than the ones GOT is available in, offer the show due to copyrights and licensing issues.
However, worry not! We have found multiple ways to circumvent such issues and allow Italian GOT fans to stream Game of Thrones online.
First of all, you need to understand that the show is geo-restricted and is being officially broadcasted on very limited channels, and regions. Therefore, arm yourself with a best VPN, that can allow you to bypass the geo-restrictions in place on streaming GOT in Italy with relative ease.
How to Watch Game of Thrones in Italy?
List of broadcasting channels
- Sky Atlantic (Sky Italia)
- Sky Go
- Now TV
- Amazon Prime
- Google Play
- DirecTV NOW
Sky Atlantic HD is available as Sky Italia in Italy and the best part about it is that its built in part around HBO programming. So the very first and best option to watch Game of Thrones in Italy is to watch via Sky Italia. For this, you need to make sure that you have an over the air system (OTA) so that you can view satellite channels.
This is an official way to watch the Game of Thrones in Italy, without using any kind of VPN service.
Now, for this, you’ll have to pay and also connect to an Indian server using a VPN service. But the best part is that Hotstar’s subscription fee is extremely cheap, just around € 2.6 for a month. Along with this, you also get to use it on your cellphone as it has apps for both Android and iOS.
Don’t want to make much efforts, but still want to watch Game of Thrones? Well in that case if you live in the Apple shell, just head over to iTunes and download all the season 8 episodes for a price of around € 19.99.
Simply download the episodes on your Apple device, be it your iPhone or iPad and watch them offline anytime anywhere!
The price does seem hefty, but it’s pretty much same on the Play Store, and when you combine with that the ease of downloading and the portability, it does seem justified.
Just like iTunes, the Google Play Store is also offering the season 8 of Game of Thrones but a little cheaper than iTunes. The price for downloading the full season is € 17.88, and the benefits are pretty much the same as downloading from iTunes, except the Android platform works on a huge list of devices that carry the OS like your Android TV and your Android phone or even tablet.
NowTV is another channel by the UK based streaming service ‘Sky Atlantic’ and its one of the premier online streaming channels to watch Game of Thrones legally all across the world. But to be able to watch NowTV in Italy, you will have to connect to a UK based server by using a best VPN.
Once you are connected, you will be able to bypass geo-restrictions and watch NowTV.
Wrapping things up!
The options offered here in this guide, are more than adequate to allow you to watch Game of Thrones in Italy, or in fact where ever you are provided that you use a VPN service and connect to the country server of the location of the channel.
The elaborated options in the list are the best ones available out there, and if you have any problems watching Game of Thrones in Italy, comment below, and we will be more than happy to help you out.