Everyone is waiting for the eighth and final season of the iconic TV series; Game of Thrones. Message boards, forums, and the entire Internet is filled with various theories and speculation on how the final season will fan out. One thing for sure is that both the living and the dead will face off in an epic battle, including a recording breaking scene that had to be filmed in 55 nights consecutively on location and studio. Entertainment Weekly revealed the first episode of the final season would-be set-in Winterfell as a call back to the first episode of the series. Fans hope that their burning questions will be answered in the new season. The fight for the iron throne has never been so intense. Will Cersei betray Jamie? Will Brienne of Tarth end up with Tormund Giantsbane? And, what will happen when the Mother of Dragons find out Jon Snow is the rightful heir to the Iron Throne?
The eight seasons will consist of episodes each spanning between 60 to 120mins. Rumors have it that the entire budget is close to $60 million.
Who are the returning characters in season 8 of Game of Thrones?
Anybody that hasn’t met his/her demise yet will be returning including Beric Dondarrion, and Tormund Giantsbane, who were both at the wall when it collapsed.
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