Game Of Thrones Season 8 Premiere Explained By Series Creators

David Benioff and B.D. Weiss explain it all.

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Game of Thrones is finally back. Episode 1 aired tonight on HBO, and it served as a setup of sorts to dramatic events to come in the show's eighth and final season. Now that the episode has ended, HBO has released a nice behind-the-scenes video where showrunners David Benioff and D.B. Weiss break down the episode's biggest moments and key scenes.

Obviously this video is stuffed with spoilers, so be sure to watch the episode first before checking out this breakdown. With that out of the way, here you go:

For lots more on Episode 1, you can check out GameSpot's review of the episode here. You can also read the stories below to learn more about Game of Thrones and the first episode; we've put spoiler tags on two of them because even the titles might be spoiler-y:

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