It’s actually finally here. For realsies. The world-first look at Game of Thrones season 8 footage has managed to sneak out via an HBO 2019 preview and, damn, would you look at that – Sansa is not happy. Sure, the clip may only be a handful of seconds long, but it shows plenty of fractures heading into what will certainly be a shattering final six episodes.First things first, here’s the clip in question. Jon Snow returns to Winterfell after his boat hanky-panky with Daenerys and swiftly reunites with Sansa by giving her a big ol’ hug. D’aww. But what’s that? Just who is Sansa staring at behind Jon’s back?My best guess? Jon hasn’t come alone. Dany is waiting behind Jon and Sansa being Sansa, has her guard up at any potential usurpers in the North. Forget who’s going to sit on the Iron Throne when all is said and done, who is going to come out on top if Dany and Sansa go to war? Especially when we now know Sansa (and Arya) can be just … [Read more...] about Watch the first ever Game of Thrones season 8 footage now – and try and guess who Sansa is side-eyeing
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Every Westeros-bound actor must be stepping on eggshells when it comes to Game of Thrones season 8. Maisie Williams, however, seems to be stepping on something very different. The youngest Stark sibling has finished filming her scenes – and has (possibly accidentally) left us with a potentially HUGE spoiler regarding the fate of a major character. You may not want to continue...Taking to Instagram, Maisie Williams revealed she has wrapped filming by including both the hashtag #LastWomanStanding and a pair of bloody trainers. Now, isn’t that interesting?goodbye belfast. goodbye arya. goodbye game of thrones. what a joy i’ve had. here’s to the adventures to come #lastwomanstanding #barely #immasleepforthenextfouryears #justkiddingidontsleep Maisie WilliamsA photo posted by @maisie_williams on Jul 7, 2018 at 4:53am PDTOf course, Williams could be trolling us all, but when coupled with Emilia Clarke’s own reaction to her character’s final scenes, it all … [Read more...] about Has Maisie Williams just spoiled a bloody end for a major Game of Thrones season 8 character?
You’d think there would be nowhere to go but down for Game of Thrones season 8. We’ve surely seen all the shocks the show has got to give, and the battles can’t get much more bloody, can they? Don’t speak too soon. Sophie Turner, who plays Sansa Stark, has promised a bigger, better final season, with an unpredictable ending to top it all off.Speaking to Digital Spy, Turner was a little tentative with talking Thrones, but teased: “I was satisfied with how unpredictable the show's ending really is.”That sounds… ominous. In fact, the elder Stark has even given a slight nod towards the legions of fans who come up with Game of Thrones theories – and hints that maybe none of them have got it spot-on, saying: “People have come up with so many fan theories about how it's going to end, and who will end up where, and who will end up with who. It really is so unpredictable the way that it ends up. I'm very satisfied with that, and I think that … [Read more...] about “It really is so unpredictable”: How Game of Thrones season 8 ups the ante according to Sophie Turner
Game of Thrones season 8 is still a way off, but the below Game of Thrones theories are here to brighten even the darkest of nights, illuminating our path to 2019 with its own brand of barmy twists and tantalising turns. It’s the best way to survive a long, harsh winter or a sweltering summer, asking: what we can expect from the Game of Thrones ending?The Game of Thrones season 7 ending put all the pieces in place, and the final six episodes look intent on smashing the board up and breaking viewers’ spirits in the process. Now, we’re out of book territory, everything’s fair game: what’s going to happen with Jon and Dany? Will Jaime betray Cersei? And who is the Prince Who Was Promised? From the likely to the downright incredible, it’s all here. Read on to find out the hidden stories behind the best of the best Game of Thrones theories, and what they might mean heading into season 8. Warning: There’s Game of Thrones spoilers ahead, even if … [Read more...] about The 15 best Game of Thrones theories you need to know about going into season 8
First, the bad news. Game of Thrones season 8 isn't getting a release date until 2019. So it's a long way away. Unless you're recapping season 7 you won't get your Jon and Daenerys fix until next year, see how the Iron Throne is claimed, or how humanity does - or doesn't - deal with the White Walker invasion. There are plenty of Game of Thrones season 8 theories to keep you busy, though, and it's fun to try and guess what'll happen in season 8. It's not all guesswork either - there have been plenty of news snippets, rumors, cast confirmations, and the odd social media leak. Sadly, and rather obviously, there has been no official trailer or footage releases yet.Below is every scrap of information we've gathered on the final season of the show. We may have left George RR Martin's books well behind by now, but there is still heaps of info and foreshadowing for us to work on. Over the months between now and its eventual air date, we'll gather everything there is to know about Game of … [Read more...] about Game of Thrones season 8