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'Game of Thrones' blazed a trail for TV over the last decade, but it is the last show of its kind

Sarah Whitten

A lot has changed in the television industry since "Game of Thrones" first aired. Streaming services have come to rival and even dethrone cable services and consumers's watching habits have shifted from waiting for episodes to air on a weekly basis to binging them all at once. A lot has changed in the television industry since then — streaming services have come to rival and even dethrone cable services, consumers binge episodes instead of waiting for weekly installments and the number of shows available to watch has nearly doubled.