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'True Blood' Premiere: Fans React On Twitter To Season 5, Episode 1

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The wait is finally over, and Bon Temps has kicked back into action.

Complete with familiar faces and a slew of new characters (Scott Foley, Christopher Meloni and more), Sunday night's Season 5 "True Blood" premiere went off with a bang.

While Vulture declared the show "so off the rails that being off the rails became the point," fans can't get enough of the blood-soaked vampire and werewolf drama.

The Sunday night premiere broke social media records, according to Mashable. The "True Blood" premiere racked in 234,374 tweets and 7,446 Facebook comments, making it the most discussed premium cable premiere in history.

Catch "True Blood" on Sundays at 9 p.m. ET on HBO.

Check out what fans had to say in the slideshow below:

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