"Game of Thrones" Renewed for Season 4

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    In this undated image released by HBO, Peter Dinklage portrays Tyrion Lannister in a scene from "Game of Thrones."

    Winter is coming...again.

    Coming off a record-breaking premiere, HBO has announced that "Game of Thrones" has been renewed for a fourth season.

    Sunday's season-three opener broke series ratings records with 4.4 million viewers tuning in, up four percent from the season-two finale.

    Missed the "GoT" premiere? Read our recap

    1st Look Hits the Game of Thrones Red Carpet

    [LXTVN] 1st Look Hits the Game of Thrones Red Carpet
    Host Ali Fedotowsky is on the red carpet with the stars of HBO's "Game of Thrones."

    It was also a good day for fantasy television shows. 12.4 million people watched the season-three finale of "The Walking Dead," which was the largest audience in the series history.

    Lesson learned: zombies and Westeros are so hot right now.