So when HBO wanted to show off what's coming next year it obviously included glimpses of Arya Stark Jon (insert family name here) and the undead king coming to kill them all.
Season 8 of the show, largely filmed in Northern Ireland, was rumoured to air in April 2019 but it looks as though fans might have to wait another year for the new series.
"From the beginning we've wanted to tell a 70-hour movie".
In the meantime, fans have the world's shortest teaser from HBO to keep them occupied until a season eight trailer is released.
Game of Thrones returns to HBO sometime in 2019.
Devastatingly, fans of the show have been without a new episode for nearly a whole year.
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The footage came in a new hype video promoting the premium network's upcoming offerings, and provided new scenes featuring fan-favorite characters like Jon Snow, Sansa Stark, and Jaime Lannister.
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This means the show will qualify for the Emmy Awards in '19. Some people assumed that meant April, but they were basing that on rumors that were probably wrong; HuffPost has an interview with visual effects supervisor Joe Bauer that suggests the premiere will more likely be in May/June. Interspersed between a lot of season seven "Game of Thrones' footage is a new clip showing Sansa and Jon reuniting at Winterfell".
"I know I'm not doing anything else but "Thrones" until May of next year".
'The prequel is starting to shoot in February, at least the pilot, ' he said. So how does that hint at a summer 2019 premiere for Game of Thrones? It starts at the 1:10 point and is gone by 1.13.