Kelly Lawler USA TODAY Published 11:07 PM EDT Apr 28, 2019 Spoiler alert! The following contains details from “Game of Thrones” Season 8 Episode 3, "The Long Night." Read our recap of Season 8, Episode 2 here. It was all supposed to come down to this. One final battle. Good and light on one side, evil and darkness on the other. The living versus the dead. Ice versus fire. And now, it's over. With three episodes remaining in its eighth and final season, "Game of Thrones" has defeated its most powerful and threatening villain, the Night King. The war against him was supposed to be the "Great War," but it ended up as mostly one long battle in one long episode. It was as grand and almost as fatal as we all predicted, sure, but it also ended the White Walker threat forever with one tidy blow. There was beauty and brilliance in "The Long Night," from the fire motif to Sansa and Tyrion's moments to its exceptional score. But it was also … [Read more...] about ‘Game of Thrones’ recap: Season 8, Episode 3, ‘The Long Night’
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Winter has come, the army of the dead have arrived, and the game of thrones nears its conclusion. After eight seasons of backstabbing, shock deaths, romance, huge battles, and three dragons, Game of Thrones will come to its heart-stopping conclusion next month. With the final season arriving on April 15 in the UK, now is the perfect time to get a recap on everything that has happened in the HBO fantasy drama so far. Set in the land of Westeros, where summers last decades and winter can last a lifetime, the noble houses of the Seven Kingdoms co-exist peacefully under King Robert Baratheon, the man who usurped the Mad King Aerys Targaryen. But all is not well as threats both within and without the kingdom begin to emerge. Here is everything that has happened in the seven seasons leading up to the grand finale. Be warned, spoilers obviously. Game of Thrones season 1 recap The opening season focuses on the escalating feud between the noble House Stark and House Lannister, both in and … [Read more...] about Ultimate Game of Thrones recap season 1-7 ahead of new season
The final season of Game of Thrones is almost here and after years of waiting, fans will get to see who will sit on the Iron Throne, and who the bloodthirsty show producers are going to have killed. READ MORE: Game of Thrones Inspires Brothel Orgies, Boosts Sex Trade Game of Thrones’ makers never hesitated to kill off major characters over the past seven seasons, but Maisie Williams, who plays the faceless assassin Arya Stark, has driven fans into panic mode, with her gruesome spoiler: the final six episodes are going to have “a lot of death”. So, here’s a list of key Westeros players who have survived, or been resurrected, to face the Night King’s army of the dead in the final season, which premieres on 14 April. Arya Stark Season 8 is unlikely to leave all of our beloved characters alive, but many hope that Arya Stark, who has … [Read more...] about Game of Thrones Recap: Who is Still Alive in Westeros as Season 8 is Coming
The final season of Game of Thrones is upon us. After 67 hours of tears, unforgiving violence, sex, conspiracies, death, White Walkers, dragons, wars and epic-ness we're about to find out who wins the Iron Throne. You've probably forgotten half of what actually went down (except the Red and Purple weddings, obviously), so you're definitely in need of a recap. Here are all the major things that have happened season-by-season so far, and as ever, HUGE spoilers are coming... Season 1 1. A group of men walk through a tunnel beyond the wall into the cold depths of nothingness. For a minute or two, nothing happens until the majority are slaughtered by some creepy dead looking things that go by the name of the White Walkers. Turns out they were not made up after all... 2. Robert Baratheon (the current King of the Seven Kingdoms) rides into Winterfell to see his old friend Ned Stark. After a few beers and trips down memory lane, he persuades Ned to be … [Read more...] about The Game of Thrones recap you NEED before season 8
The eighth and final season of Game of Thrones, HBO’s television juggernaut, is fast approaching. But who will survive, and what will be left of Westeros once the dust has settled? You may have forgotten what’s happened in the seven seasons so far. There’s been so much sex, violence and political intrigue that even the most seasoned fan would struggle to recall it all. And the cast is huge. So, with the first episode only weeks away, there’s no better time for a year-by-year breakdown of the fantasy caper to rule them all. If you’re really pushed for time, here’s a summary. A long time ago, in a magical fantasy kingdom, everybody was half-naked, oversexed and bloodthirsty. And then some ice zombies... Register for free to read this article, or log in to your Telegraph account Register Log in … [Read more...] about Game of Thrones recap: what happened in seasons 1-7?