2 Game Of Thrones
In any other year this would have been firmly at number one on our list of Top 10 shows, but given that everything’s so bonkers in 2016 anyway, you can’t be surprised to see it usurped. However, that’s not to say it was in any way lessened for its sixth season – far from it.
The highlight was, of course, the simply astounding episode “Battle Of The Bastards”, a fight that felt as though you were living it as you watched (note: not a pleasant experience), but elsewhere we had some truly satisfying dragon action, all the death, sex and betrayal we’ve come to expect, and a revelation about Hodor so mind-boggling that we’ve barely been able to look at a door since.
The best thing is that by the end of Game Of Thrones’ sixth year you finally get to see all those plot strands starting to slowly come together. At last – an end is in sight! Although don’t get too excited; there are still two more (shorter) seasons to go…