LRMonline GenreVerse

Game Of Thrones Season 7 To Have Two Of The Longest Episodes Yet!

Game of Thrones fans are undoubtedly a bit perturbed that there are only 13 episodes left of the acclaimed series. After seasons and seasons of story, we are finally getting the resolutions we were so desperately seeking, but at the cost of longer seasons.

But don’t worry. The end may be near, but don’t think yourself completely cheated. While we may be getting fewer episodes than ever before in the upcoming season, we’ll also be getting some of the longest episodes of the series yet. Thanks to the eagle-eyed Watchers on the Wall, who have been scouring HBO’s site, we now have the episode length for each of the episodes of Season 7 of the show.

RELATED: Game Of Thrones Season 8 Could Air In 2019

Here’s what the episodes will clock in at:

  • Episode 1: 59 minutes
  • Episode 2: 59 minutes
  • Episode 3: 63 minutes
  • Episode 4: 50 minutes
  • Episode 5: 59 minutes
  • Episode 6: 71 minutes
  • Episode 7: 81 minutes

Now, the first five episodes are relatively par for the course, coming in at around an hour or so in length. Episode 3 is a bit on the longer end, with 63 minutes, and Episode 4 is pretty short, only coming in at 50 minutes. However, the big episodes of note are 6 an 7, which will come in at 71 and 81 minutes, respectively, both well above the current record-holding length of the Season 6 finale, which was 68 minutes in length.

So how does this all measure up in previous seasons in terms of standard season length? Well, it’s not really a contest. Previous seasons average at around 9 hours and 15 minutes, and this one will only be 7 hours and 20 minutes. However, given that previous seasons were 10 episodes, that still makes the average episode much longer.

All in all, we don’t think many fans will feel cheated, thanks to the sheer length of some of these episodes, which are almost the length of full movies at this point.

What do you think? Are you happy to see these episode lengths fall on the longer side? Let us know your thoughts down below!

Don’t forget to share this post on your Facebook wall and with your Twitter followers! Just hit the buttons on the top of this page.

SOURCE: HBO (via Watchers on the Wall)

Night Terror Banner   GenreVerse FOR FANBOYS, BY FANBOYS Have you checked out LRM Online’s official podcasts and videos on The Genreverse Podcast Network? Available on YouTube and all your favorite podcast apps, This multimedia empire includes The Daily CoGBreaking Geek Radio: The Podcast, GeekScholars Movie News, Anime-Versal Review Podcast, and our Star Wars dedicated podcast The Cantina. Check it out by listening on all your favorite podcast apps, or watching on YouTube! Subscribe on: Apple PodcastsSpotify |  SoundCloud | Stitcher | Google Play
Share the Post: