The Night King's (Vladimir Furdik in Season 6) army is heading south, and a battle appears to be imminent. HBO said in June that it had given a pilot order to a prequel that will take place thousands of years before the events of the current series.
Anyway, the new trailer is here and it's basically just a load of ice being met by a load of fire and fuck knows what any of that means. Disappointingly, the video doesn't actually contain any new footage.
As the teaser opens, we see a great wave of ice spreading across what looks like a stone table with the map of Westeros dotting it.
Game of Thrones season 8 teaser: Winter has engulfed Starks and Targaryens.
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Most notably, the lion of Lannister burns up, in an image that evokes the fiery "Loot Train Battle" last season.
Who will win? Fire or ice?
Renfro wonders if the two converging is representative of what happens when a wight-dragon fights a regular dragon. "They've really done a tremendous job in servicing the drama and the characters and so forth, and there are many ups and downs and twists and turns all across the "Game of Thrones" society and the world they are", he added.
Another fun factoid: The scripts also reveal at one point there was a plan for the White Walkers to communicate in a special language.