HBO Renews 'Game of Thrones' for Fourth Season

Drama's season three opener hit series high ratings
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Two days after its third season premiere, HBO has renewed Game
of Thrones
for a fourth season.

Thrones recently bowed
to a series-high 4.4 million total viewers
for its 9 p.m. premiere on March
31, up 13% over last season's debut and up 4% from its second season ender.

The epic drama based on the book series by George R.R. Martin
was nominated for an outstanding drama series Primetime Emmy award in 2011 and