'Game of Thrones' Season 8 Premiere Date Revealed

'Game of Thrones' Season 8 Premiere Date Revealed

The first teaser of the final season of the popular show, Game of Thrones, has dropped online.

We officially know when the final season of Game of Thrones will premiere! The first official teaser features the Stark siblings - Sansa, Arya and Jon Snow. However, HBO has promised that each of the six episodes will be longer and could run up to 90 minutes each!

HBO made the announcement ahead of True Detective season three's premiere, along with a new and chilling Stark-centric teaser, which you can find below. "Winterfell is yours", Sansa said in the scene. Finally, the Stark siblings will know that Jon is not Ned Stark's illegitimate son but his nephew and a Targaryen. It was previously revealed that Season 8 would also host eight new characters.

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"The last season of Thrones seemed to be created to break us". They then come upon memorial statues of themselves as the crypt begins to turn icy cold, presumably as the Night King nears.

HBO kicked off the year with calculated Game of Thrones hype, starting with a four-second clip snuck into an ad during the Golden Globes.

Game of Thrones returns Sunday, April 14 on HBO. The makers have at last ended the suspense and also given the premiere date, which is April 14. "It's an incredibly emotional haunting bittersweet final season and I think it honors very much what [author George R.R. Martin] set out to do - which is flipping this kind of story on its head".