‘Game of Thrones’ Episode Runtimes Have Been Revealed by HBO

Expect the promised movie-length episodes!

Gather the pack, the lengths of all Game of Thrones season 8 episodes have been released by HBO!

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As we get closer and closer to the finale of the medieval fantasy epic, more news and updates regarding its last season are also appearing, including the release of its official trailer. This time, we get a closer look at the runtime of each of its upcoming six episodes as revealed by HBO.

As promised, viewers will have a movie-like experience with the length of the episodes, although its premiere and second episode did not reach those criteria on its running time.

Here's a list of the runtime and airdates:

Episode 1: 54 minutes – April 14th
Episode 2: 58 minutes – April 21st
Episode 3: 1 hour (60 minutes) – April 28th
Episode 4: 1 hour and 18 minutes (78 minutes) – May 5th
Episode 5: 1 hour and 20 minutes (80 minutes) – May 12th
Episode 6: 1 hour and 20 minutes (80 minutes) – May 19th


Game of Thrones is based on a book series by George R.R. Martin, created for television by David Benioff and D.B. Weiss. It stars Emilia Clarke, Kit Harington, Peter Dinklage, Nikolaj Coster-Waldau, Lena Headey, Aidan Gillen, Sophie Turner, and Maisie Williams.

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You can stream and download the past seasons of the show on HBO GO. The final season is set to premiere on April 14.

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