HBO announced that the season finale will premiere in the month of April next year.
HBO dropped a video on Twitter Monday teasing the plot of the much-awaited chapter via a recap of the previous seasons. The 1.15 minute-long clip, however, did not feature any new footage.
HBO shared a teaser video on its various social media platforms to make the announcement. Though the clip is a compilation of some of the important events from the story so far and there is no new addition from season 8, the makers reveal the premiere month at the end.
"Every battle. Every betrayal. Every risk. Every fight. Every sacrifice. Every death. All for the throne," it said.
The channel's official account also shared multiple images promoting the final season, with the hashtag #ForTheThrone on the microblogging site.
The photographs highlighted key events from the past showcasing characters - both alive and dead.
The stills revisited earlier turnarounds in the life of Daenerys Targaryen, Jon Snow, Tyrion Lannister, Cersei Lannister, The Night King, Bran and Arya Stark, including a shot from the Battle of Bastards. They also remembered departed characters such as Eddard and Catalyn Stark, Joffery Baratheon and Hodor.
The first episode is written by Dave Hill and directed by David Nutter.
Filming for season eight began in October 2017 and wrapped 10 months later.
Last Updated Nov 14, 2018, 6:29 PM IST