On Sunday, January 13, HBO finally announced the broadcast date for the eighth and final season of Game of Thrones along with a 90-second promo featuring Jon Snow and Sansa and Arya Stark Winterfell crypts with the voices of the late Lyanna, Catelyn, and Ned Stark heard as they passed their statues.
Immediately after the new teaser, the question of the whereabouts of the people seemed to be the biggest question Bran Stark – and whether his absence from the trailer confirmed one of the long-cherished fan-theories that Bran is indeed the night king or that he is the three-eyed Raven is. Now that the fans have had more time to digest the material, they've noticed something else: a clever recall of the first episode of the 201
Shortly after the 1:00 mark, the camera comes closer to pen that quickly freezes with ice. For the casual viewer this does not seem to be important. Those who remember the smallest details of the show recognized the pen as a recall to the pilot episode of Game of Thrones and a symbol of Jon Schnee's true ancestry.
How Business Insiders Introduce Us in "Winter Is Coming" – The First Broadcasted Episode Of Game of Thrones – Lyanna's statue was shown in the same way as we see it in the new teaser, with King Robert Baratheon Feather on the fifth season, and you may remember Sansa visiting Lyanna's crypt and recording the same pen, both scenes suggesting that Lyanna was Jon's real mother – a fact that is reflected in the Season 7 confirmed when it turned out that he was indeed the son of Lyanna Stark and Rhaegar Targaryen, who were secretly married in Dorne. (Although Jon does not know it yet.)
Since this revelation, we suspect that Jon – who is supposed to be the bastard son of Ned Stark – finally heard of his parents in the last season The teaser seems to confirm that it will be an important action, especially in Anbet watch the growing romance between Jon and Daenerys Targaryen, the sister of Rhaegar is … she makes Jon's aunt (which, of course, no one knows).
The final season of Game of Thrones will premiere April 14, 2019.