Games of Thrones Season 7 Release Date, Theories and Predictions: Season 7 Will Have Seven Episodes, Will Season 8 Be The Last?

By Gloven Ramos , Updated Nov 07, 2016 07:00 AM EST

Game of Thrones Season 7 would limit to just seven episodes and the final season 8 to just six. Showrunners David Benioff and D.B. Weiss said they are weighing wrapping up the high-rated drama series with just 13 more episodes after the season 6.

The potential final season of the Game of Thrones series is season 8. HBO President Michael Lombardo said there are two more years for the series after Season 6. There's one season for every year which means that, there will be two season left for the series.

"I think we're down to our final 13 episodes after this season. We're heading into the final lap," said Benioff, the Games of Thrones showrunner. "That's the guess, though nothing is yet set in stone, but that's what we're looking at."

The Game of Thrones Season 7 will start in the summer of 2017. The show usually airs in April, but due to the snowy scenes in the show, the set is delayed due to the weather condition and waits until the winter comes in their filming-location.

Many predictions and theories that answer the questions in the show are expecting to happen in the Game of Thrones Season 7, like the Stark reunion, Arya and Nymria reunion, and Arya and The Hounds teamed up again, who will sit on the Iron Throne at the end? How will Daenarys conquer the Westeros? What will happen when the White Walkers attack the Westeros? How many characters would die in the last season?

So many predictions and theories in the Game of Thrones Season 7 and 8, how would they put it all in the last remaining 13 episodes? These things really excite the fans of the show. With only a few remaining seasons and episodes, fans can expect more intensity for the last stretch of the famous series.

George RR Martin, who was unable to complete the sixth book in his Song of Ice and Fire series prior to production on Season 6. Per Deadline, much of the upcoming 10-episode run was based directly on the notes from the author.

The decision to end the Game of Thrones drama series might be in response to George R.R. Martin, who was unable to complete the sixth book in his Song of Ice and Fire novel prior to the production on Season 6.

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