Jon Snow has been mumbling about the coming cold for seven seasons, the citizens of King’s Landing have been pulling their winter woollies out of the back closet and now it’s finally time. Winter is here! Game of Thrones season 8 kicked off with a bang on Sunday and episode one was everything we hoped for. And because this show is more complicated than the Dewey Decimal system at the Citadel library, we’ve got everything you need to know from episode one in a handy recap. 🚨🚨🚨 Sound the spoiler klaxon! 🚨🚨🚨 It goes without saying the below is filled with spoilers. But that’s what you’re here for right? Now playing: Watch this: Game of Thrones Season 8: All your questions answered… 5:50 The quick catch-up from Season 7 Where did we end season 7? Here are the basics to get you all caught up. The Lannisters Cersei Lannister promised to join the fight against the White Walkers, but *psyche* she plans on reneging and leaving the rest of Westeros to fight them up north while she chills in King’s Landing. But she’s hired a mercenary army to help fight them when they’re done killing the undead. Also, Cersei says she’s pregnant with baby-daddy-brother Jaime’s child, but he bailed from King’s Landing to fight the dead at Winterfell. Tyrion Lannister has betrayed his fam, and is still advising Daenerys. The Starks Jon Snow has pledged his allegiance to Daenerys (oh he pledged alright) and the two have officially entered the bone zone. BUT (and… [Read full story]
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