11 flashbacks to the pilot in the 'Game of Thrones' Season 8 premiere
The grandest and most beloved stories come full circle in the end, and Game of Thrones' Season 8 premiere proved that it intends to do just that. In an episode full of parallels to the show's pilot from eight years ago, we got ready to send Thrones off with full nostalgia for the episode that started it all.
The North remembers.
On the most basic level, this episode was titled "Winterfell"; it took us back to the place where our story began to prepare us for the beginning of the end. "Winterfell" could easily have been the show's pilot title, but that episode was "Winter is Coming" – and as we well know, winter is now here. Read more...More about Entertainment, Television, Hbo, Game Of Thrones, and Game Of Thrones Season 8