Game of Thrones Season 7 Trailer Drops
The official trailer for season 7 of HBO’s Game of Thrones is finally here and it does not disappoint. Game of Thrones is about to get very interesting and more than just a little hectic.
War is coming to Westeros
The video starts in the Red Keep as Cersei walks into a well-lit room. Her voice can he heard:
“Enemies to the East.”
-Grey Worm is shown leading an army of unsullied, with Daenerys’s new symbol, an ouroboros made of three dragons, on their chest plates.
“Enemies to the west.”
-Black ships with black sails trek through treacherous seas: Euron and the Iron Fleet
“Enemies to the south.”
-A sand snake sharpens a blade.
“Enemies to the North.”
-Arya rides a dappled grey horse through woods shrouded in fog.
Cersei and Jaime stand in the room upon a map painted on the floor of all of Westeros, at least 40 ft long. “Whatever stands in our way, we will defeat it.” She looks confident as she speaks.
-The armies of Kings Landing already bear the Lion of House Lannister on their shields.
-Red cloaked guards line the throne room where Cersei sits on the Iron Throne, the Lannister Lion above her and Jaime at her side.
“We’re the last Lannisters. The last ones who count.”
-Jaime surveys the troops in the room with obvious unease.
-Cersei looks smug on her throne, confident she will keep it.
-Tyrion walks to the cliff’s edge and watches the dragons fly.
Daenerys can be heard next as she is shown standing before the gates of Dragonstone as they are opened to her and she looks upon her family’s seat for the first time in her memory. “I was born to rule the seven kingdoms. And I will.” She touches the sand in Westeros upon her arrival and looks out over her birthright.
-The unsullied march into the throne room on Dragonstone where the queen has already taken a seat on her throne.
-Her soldiers rush into a Lannister stronghold, taking down men with ease.
-“The King in the North is chanted at Jon Snow as he looks over his bannermen, Sansa overseeing all.
“Your father and brothers are gone, yet here you stand; the last, best hope against the coming storm.” Littlefinger continues to whisper in Sansa’s ear.
-A portcullis opens in the snow. Castle Black? Or perhaps Winterfell.
-Theon looks scared as sparks fly behind him.
-Melisandre is melancholy, looking out over what appears to be Daenerys and her advisers making their way up to the castle at Dragonstone.
-Wildlings run through the snow in fear.
-Arya builds a fire in a snow covered forest.
-Men back up into a circle to make a final stand in the snow.
-Littlefinger creeps around Winterfell.
Davos continues to be the voice of reason.”If we don’t put aside our enmities and band together, we will die. And then it won’t matter whose skeleton sits on the Iron Throne.” One can only hope whoever he is speaking to will listen.
-Dothraki warriors ride through the grasslands and into battle.
-Iron born board a ship with swords and fire.
-Dany and Tyrion look over Aegon’s painted table and plan their attack.
-The undead Mountain makes an appearance.
-Men with torches run across a rope bridge.
JON SNOW SHOVES LITTLEFINGER IN THE CATACOMBS AND HOLDS HIM PINNED, GLARING AT HIM, TEETH GRITTED. (finally)
-Unsullied overwhelm the Lannister soldiers.
-Arya checks under furniture.
-An arm with Greyscale reaches through a hatch in a wooden door. Jorah is that you?
-Dothraki fight viciously against Westerosi soldiers.
-Jon and Tormund flee an enemy through a snow covered landscape that appears to be beyond the wall.
-Missandei undresses Greyworm.
-Elaria sand kisses a women who looks suspiciously like Yara Greyjoy.
-Dany knocks over the carved Lannister Lion on her map table.
-Two people fall into water as fire blossoms above the surface.
And the final shot shows thousands of Dothraki swarming the grasslands as Daenerys flies overhead on Drogon.
“The great war is here.” Jon Snow is right; this will be a battle like none other they have faced. It will be bloody, it will be vicious….
And it will be epic to watch.
Here are a few choice screenshots as well:
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Images via HBO.