April 10, 2012

HBO has announced that Game of Thrones has been renewed for a third season. The series, which is based on a series of fantasy novels, just began its second season on April 1 with a premiere episode that has grossed 8.3 million viewers.

There is no word on the number of episodes planned for Season 3 of Game of Thrones but an order of 10 is likely, which would be in line with the show's first two seasons.

(Source: TV by the Numbers)