Summer Winners & Losers

HBO (2), ABC, NETFLIX

Summer is officially over. 

OK, sure, the season may not technically be over and it may still be boiling hot in many parts of the country, but with the first new offering of the fall TV season hitting the air this weekend (The Orville, Seth MacFarlane's Star Trek homage, debuts September 10), we can conclusively say that summer TV is officially over. And what a summer it was.

There was no breakout debut that had everyone talking like 2015's Mr. Robot or last year's Stranger Things phenomenon, but we did have Game of Thrones to steer the national TV conversation—and make us wonder if incest might actually be best after all. (We're kidding, we promise. But that sex scene between Jon and Dany was hot.) Netflix seemed determined to drop a new season of TV ever. single. Friday morning. And Bachelor in Paradise...well, you know what happened there.

But before we say goodbye to summer for good, let's take one final trip down memory lane. We present the winners and losers of 2017 summer TV!

Game of Thrones

HBO

Twin Peaks

SHOWTIME

Ne-Yo, Jennifer Lopez, Jenna Dewan Tatum, Derek Hough, World of Dance

Trae Patton/NBC)

Boy Band contestants

ABC

Alison Brie, GLOW

Netflix

Friends From College

Netflix

Jessica Biel, The Sinner

USA

Gypsy, Naomi Watts

Netflix

Claws, Cast

TNT

The Defenders

Netflix

Issa Rae, Insecure

HBO

Megyn Kelly, Sunday Night with Megyn Kelly

NBC

The Bold Type

Freeform

Still Star-Crossed

ABC

Bachelor in Paradise

Paul Hebert/ABC

Which show do you think won the summer? Sound off in the comments below!

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