You didn’t really believe that did you? On today of all days? If so:
In truth, Game of Thrones is likely a very expensive series to produce, but HBO could care less because it is one of their all-time best rated shows and it carries a lot of prestige as well. They previously said that the show would go as long a George R.R. Martin keeps writing it. And that means it could go to an epic numbers of seasons seeing as they are now splitting books across multiple years. But no matter what, this one is not going off the air any time soon.
There are plenty of other cancellations on the way this season, though. To see where your favorite science fiction and fantasy show currently stands, check the latest edition of the Power Rankings. And keep an eye on this site as well as the Cancelled Sci Fi Twitter Site for the latest ratings updates and breaking news.
In the third season of the hit HBO drama series Game of Thrones, the Lannisters are barely holding onto power after a savage naval onslaught from Stannis Baratheon, while stirrings in the North threaten to alter the overall balance of power in Westeros. Robb Stark, King in the North, is facing major calamity in his efforts to build on his victories over the Lannisters while beyond the Wall, Mance Rayder and his huge army of wildlings continue their inexorable march south. Across the Narrow Sea, Daenerys Targaryen – reunited with her three fast-maturing dragons – attempts to raise an army to sail with her from Essos, in hopes of eventually claiming the Iron Throne.