And now our watch begins: HBO has lastly launched the run occasions and air dates for the final six “Sport of Thrones” episodes.
As we reported earlier, rumors that the complete eighth and final season will be comprised of movie-length episodes aren’t true. The primary and second episodes of Season 8 clock in at 54 minutes and 58 minutes, respectively, which is fairly customary.
The final 4 episodes, nevertheless, will be feature-length.
Episode three on April 28 will be the longest of the sequence, at 1 hour and 22 minutes. Because the solely data the community has launched about this season is that there will be a large battle at Winterfell, between the dwelling and the lifeless, it’s a protected wager that is the episode.
Episode four on Could 5 will be 1 hour and 18 minutes, and the final two episodes of the complete sequence will every be 1 hour and 20 minutes.
Wouldn’t it have made extra sense to simply have an everyday 10-episode season consisting of 40- to 60-minute episodes, as an alternative of a six-episode season with movies? We’ll have to attend and see.
So, with the exception of a standard starting, the lengthy evening is certainly approaching — emphasis on lengthy.
The season kicks off April 14 at 9 p.m. on HBO.