Game of Thrones' Bosses Wish There Were No Trailers for Season 8

TVGuide.com | 1/15/2019 | Amanda Bell
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You may be waiting with rapt anticipation for the first full trailer for Game of Thrones Season 8, but the show's co-creators don't particularly want you to see one.

Before you panic and start burning wildfire all over the place, chill. Audiences will still get a glimpse at the fantasy-epic's final bow before it hits HBO on Sunday, April 14. That said, if it were strictly up to executive producers D.B. Weiss and David Benioff, we all might just have to wait to see what's ahead for the six-episode season until it actually airs.

Entertainment - Weekly - Benioff - Twin - Peaks

Speaking to Entertainment Weekly, Benioff cited Twin Peaks' David Lynch to say that "he wished there were no trailers" at all, with which the duo agreed. "It's true, you could just go into a movie and see something completely fresh," said Benioff. Weiss then chimed in with, "I wish there were no trailers. I just want somebody to say, 'Trust me, go see this.'"

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Point - Course - Teasers - Season - Hints

It's too late for any of that at this point, of course. So far, there have already been three small teasers for the coming season, and two of them seem to drop some major hints about what to expect from the long-awaited arrival of winter this spring. The first teaser showed a collision of fire and ice, with the house sigil animals (a wolf, a dragon and a lion) all standing guard as the contrasting elements flowed in. That was all nice and metaphorical, but it...
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