Forget winter it’s all about summertime for Season 7 of Game of Thrones .
HBO has announced that the upcoming seventh season of the drama will not return until summertime 2017, as opposed to the typical April start day. Additionally, the display will have only seven episodes next season( past seasons have had 10 each ).
Production will be based in Northern Ireland, while additional sections will be filmed in Spain and Iceland.
Now that winter has arrived on Game of Thrones , executive producers David Benioff and D.B. Weiss felt that the storylines of the next season would be better served by starting production a little later than usual, when the weather is changing, Casey Bloys, chairwoman of HBO programming said in a release. Instead of the demonstrates traditional spring debut, were moving the debut to summertime to accommodate the shooting schedule.”Game of Thrones scored 23 Emmy nominations last week for the sixth season of the display, including for best drama, different categories it won for the first time last year. Have something to add to this story? Share it in the comments .