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  • Series Premiere Date: Sep 7, 2008
Season #: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7
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Mixed or average reviews- based on 65 Ratings

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  • Summary: The final season finds the townspeople of Bon Temps trying to protect themselves by teaming up with uninfected vamps as Hepatitis V-infected vampires attack. While Redneck Vince (Brett Rickaby) forms his own group to kill all vampires and anyone friendly to them.
  • Genre(s): Drama, Fantasy, Horror
Score distribution:
  1. Positive: 2 out of 6
  2. Negative: 0 out of 6
  1. Reviewed by: Mark Dawidziak
    Jun 19, 2014
    70
    The potential definitely is there for a bloody good finale. The setup is intriguing enough.
  2. Reviewed by: Melissa Maerz
    Jun 11, 2014
    67
    There are still too many characters to keep track of, and their numbers are only growing.... [But] There's a clever twist involving Eric that could set up an exciting arc for Sookie.
  3. Reviewed by: Verne Gay
    Jun 17, 2014
    58
    Headaches will be induced just in trying to unravel the plot mess Bon Temps finds itself in. At least this will be the last headache.
  4. Reviewed by: Richard Larson
    Jun 23, 2014
    50
    True Blood seems to have exhausted its stores of surprises.
  5. Reviewed by: Brian Lowry
    Jun 18, 2014
    40
    For the most part, cable series haven’t been as guilty as their network brethren of overstaying an invitation, but this is one hit show that probably should have breathed its last a couple of years ago.
  6. Reviewed by: Matt Roush
    Jun 20, 2014
    40
    HBO's True Blood opens its seventh and final season on a rather anemic note.
Score distribution:
  1. Positive: 6 out of 22
  2. Negative: 11 out of 22
  1. Jun 22, 2014
    10
    This review contains spoilers, click expand to view. I felt that true blood really lost it's edge in season 5 with all of the side stories and I felt that it got a lot better in season 6 as far as side stories, writing, and characters go but I was still not sure if I would like this season but I'm here to tell you that I loved it. Everything in this episode was perfect. From Tara finally biting the dust after she should have died years ago to Lafayette, James talk about death, and pain to Bill and Andy walking through the creepy deserted slaughterhouse. Kept me on the edge of my seat. My only complaint is the lack of Eric. Fingers crossed that he'll be back soon. Expand
  2. Jun 22, 2014
    10
    Strong season premiere. Didn't disappoint me like I thought it would. Best season premiere since season 3. I hope the rest of the season is this good.
  3. Jun 22, 2014
    10
    I was skeptical when the new show runner Brian Buckner said that this final season would return back to how it was when it first started butI was skeptical when the new show runner Brian Buckner said that this final season would return back to how it was when it first started but after seeing the premiere all of the skepticism was gone. This feels exactly like season 1 and 2. There are some things that they can't go back to but for the most part it's almost exactly like the earlier seasons. I'm so excited to see how the rest of this season plays out. Expand
  4. Mar 30, 2015
    4
    While the ride to the end of the road may have been worth it, True Blood's final season doesn't deliver enough to be deemed worthy, and leavesWhile the ride to the end of the road may have been worth it, True Blood's final season doesn't deliver enough to be deemed worthy, and leaves a decent series behind with an unfortunate conclusion. Expand
  5. Jul 8, 2014
    2
    After watching 3 episodes: This series was just flipped on It's head. The show was doing awsome till this season; I personally enjoyed all 6After watching 3 episodes: This series was just flipped on It's head. The show was doing awsome till this season; I personally enjoyed all 6 seasons. Season 7 is all about drama and romance. Too much nonsense talk, expressing fillings, arguments about making babies and even Bill Compton went soft and cuddly again. I had skipped so many scenes in last 3 episodes... That said, they are really making sure this season will be the last... Expand
  6. Aug 18, 2014
    2
    I was an avid True Blood fan for the first 4 seasons and still have seen every episode. However this thing has been going downhill fast. ForI was an avid True Blood fan for the first 4 seasons and still have seen every episode. However this thing has been going downhill fast. For Season 7 they have dropped out basically all special effects (except for the exploding pool of blood when vamps get staked) and reuse the same scene locations over and over. Where are the Hep-V vamps hiding? Fangtasia of course.. Yakuza home base... Fangtasia. Big exit for Tara? blows up instantly, Alcide unceremoniously shot with no setup. Sam.. packs up and leaves town. That's interesting. Story is now almost entirely person x loves person y and heartbroken by person z. You can now use that formula for almost any 3 people in TB. The length of each scene is now increased considerably. Series like Breaking Bad just got better as they went. HBO just allowed the team to just tank TB. It is now *officially True Blood 90210. Expand
  7. Aug 24, 2014
    0
    I love true blood. I mean I really love it. This show is so good that it inspires people, It motivates people, If a person is down it bringsI love true blood. I mean I really love it. This show is so good that it inspires people, It motivates people, If a person is down it brings them up, People look forward to watching the episodes because each episode is better than the last and it just keeps getting better and better season after season, The show truly has magic and having to watch what they did with the last season is really unbelievable, How can you ruin such a wonderful show with such a bad ending season, I cant even watch the episodes of the last season because it is so bad when compared with the other seasons that it gets me mad, Who wrote this last season? Who approved it? How can you ruin such a good show ? Shame on you, Expand

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