Previously on “Game of Thrones”: Winter is here, the great war is coming, women are (finally) rising to power and lots of people are dead.
And if fans feel like they have been waiting forever to see what happens in the seventh and penultimate season of HBO’s wildly popular epic fantasy, they have. At least they’ve been waiting for more than a year; production issues forced creators D.B. Weiss and David Benioff to push this year’s premiere date, which has traditionally landed in March or April, back to July.
So this year, winter arrives midsummer,