Winter is supposedly coming. But for Game of Thrones fans, the wait can seem eternal. HBO took pity on fans on Feb. 24, releasing the tiniest sneak peek at the show’s final season as part of a longer video plugging new and returning shows. And the most notable bit showed Arya Stark (Maisie Williams) spotting her first dragon. As it soars over lines of marching troops, Ned and Catelyn Stark’s youngest daughter stars in shock, awe and a little bit of delight. Later Game of Thrones snippets in the video show a White Walker, Daenerys Targaryen, Jon Snow, Tormund Giantsbane and more dragon action. You can now make a countdown calendar, because HBO announced in January that the show will return for its final season on April 14. HBO also released a short teaser showing Jon Snow reunited with sisters Arya and Sansa Stark, as the three walk through the crypts of family home Winterfell and hear mysterious messages from their parents. (Yes, including Jon’s mother, Lyanna Stark, sister of Ned.) The teaser is just that, a teaser — that scene won’t actually appear in the new episodes, Entertainment Weekly reports. The latest tidbits: Game of Thrones has so many fans out there hunting for any scraps of news that it can be tough to sort out the latest reports. Here are three of the latest gossipy teasers floating around about the Westeros world. Ser Pounce’s cat nap to Entertainment Weekly that Cersei had the furball horribly killed. We’re going to… [Read full story]
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