The 39-second clip gives us a simple glimpse of everything we could expect from the last period of Game of Thrones. The teaser begins off with ice and fire sweeping across the map of literary world Westeros, possibly a take on the”A Song of Fire and Ice” book series the series is based on.
Dubbed Dragonstone, this teaser marks the strategy towards Game of Thrones’ last season after a blockbuster run through the past seven seasons. Notably, year 8 will be published in April 2019 which is made up of a 20 months gap following the penultimate year went off
Other than that, the brief Game of Thrones season 8 teaser reveals fire engulfing a lion figure, which is likely a sign towards House Lannister. In the end, in the end of the teaser, fire and ice collide with each other indicating an epic battle prior to the show finally comes to an end.
To recall, shooting Game of Thrones season 8 finished back in July this year, with reports suggesting that the prequel would be shot in October. Moreover, the release month (April 2019) had been declared last month via an information teaser published from the official Game of Thrones YouTube channel. One report suggests that the cast and crew spent approximately 10 months shooting season 8, with about 2 months of those spent filming only the big battle between the living and the deceased. Each episode is said to have costed about $15 million (roughly Rs. 105 crores) to make.
Beyond this, there’s extremely limited information about what the actual plot or storyline of this Game of Thrones closing season would be. We shall have to wait until the release of this official full scale trailer to have a better view at how things will look in the Game of Thrones world as it prepares for a final showdown next year.