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HBO Finally Announced When the New 'Game of Thrones' Season Will Begin

A teaser trailer and a number of photos with "#ForTheThrone" were released on Tuesday morning.

November 13, 2018 - 10:50 am

HBO has announced when the premiere for season 8 of Game of Thrones will happen. The show based on George R.R. Martin's best-selling book series will return in April 2019. 

There's no specific date offered in the video, but if finally ends the succession of fake trailers and teasers that have be making the rounds since season 7 ended in the summer of 2017. This will be the final season of Game of Thrones, which premiered in 2011. 

On Tuesday, the Game of Thrones Twitter account shared multiple photos as teasing the new season: