We’re solely three months away from the eighth and remaining season of Game of Thrones and so far, HBO has launched solely three very quick teaser trailers.
During a chat with Entertainment Weekly, creators/showrunners, David Benioff and D.B. Weiss, revealed that whereas they don’t seem to be the most important followers of trailers on the whole, a full-fledged take a look at the ultimate season will debut previous to the spring.
“[David Lynch] was saying he wished there were no trailers,” Benioff stated. “And it’s true, you could just go into a movie and see something completely fresh.”
“I wish there were no trailers,” Weiss added. “I simply need any individual to say, ‘Trust me, go see this.’ We won’t although as a result of then we went and noticed Ready Player One with our youngsters and so they performed the Westworld trailer and it appeared nice. And we’re like, ‘Ah, we must always do this.’”
The misgivings of Benioff and Weiss usually are not unfounded. Most trailers as of late give away whole plot factors and twists, so that you simply really feel such as you’ve simply watched the whole factor with out even shopping for a ticket. That’s why some of us have opted to keep away from all trailers and promotional supplies, permitting for a contemporary tackle a movie or tv collection with none “baggage.”
With solely six episodes in Game of Thrones‘ swansong, the principle trailer’s problem might be to successfully get followers hyped, whereas additionally holding again on essential story info. We do not know a lot proper now, besides from all of the unfastened ends left hanging by the Season 7 finale, which lastly had the White Walkers breaching the traditional Wall meant to maintain them out of the world of males.
Season eight of Game of Thrones will premiere on HBO Sunday, April 14. The final 4 episodes had been written by Benioff and Weiss, who additionally directed the collection finale.