Network executives explain it's the price we have to pay for increasingly cinematic storytelling. "I don't think it's optimal, but it beats changing the showrunner and having it suck".
Game of Thrones is the biggest hit of HBO with around 30 million viewers in the United States alone and billions across the globe. While the show didn't leave fans hanging in a big way, it didn't completely wrap up either, and left something to be desired by viewers.
It will interesting to see which comes out in the end, as it is likely there can be only one.
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"The one thing I will tell you, which we talked about before, any sort of pilot-to-series [order], there's not going to be anything on our air for a least a year after Game of Thrones airs". Even in its seventh season, new episodes of the show managed to continually attract more viewers than their predecessors, even when they were leaked ahead of time. "They're perfectionists and this is the soonest it can come back at a level of quality that they are comfortable with", HBO programming chief Casey Bloys tells EW.
That means each of the final six episodes that will make up Season 8 could essentially be a movie. The episodes will be "o$3 n the air, for subscribers".
"They" of course means show runners David Beniof and D.B. Weiss, who must be eyeing an ambitious final season full of battling zombies, dragons, and more.
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Bloys further confirmed to TVLine that no existing GoT characters will be featured in the prequels, but there may be familiar bloodlines - meaning members of the great houses we've come to know. "We'll take as much or as little time as the writers need and, as with all our development, we will evaluate what we have when the scripts are in".
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