Game of Thrones recap for Season 8 - everything you need to know

What’s happening in Game of Thrones Season 8? What’s going on with Jon Snow, Daenerys Targaryen, Cersei Lannister, Jaime, Tyrion, Sansa, Arya and the rest?
Support on Patreon:
More Game of Thrones videos:
Ancient Stark secrets:
Who will win the Throne?
Buy A Game of Thrones Book 1:
Buy ASOIAF Books 1-5:
Buy Game of Thrones Season 7 Blu-ray:
Created with Adobe After Effects and a Shure SM7B microphone:
Images and video from Game of Thrones are used under fair use.
Special thanks to Patrons Reverend Xandria, Cameron Weiss, Jason Rattray, Michael Appell, Ryan Steele, Eric Louis-Dreyfus, Triangle Wine Company, Harry, Chris Cole, Neel Chopdekar, Hank Lero, Shane Veglia, Zach Gordon, DscoDan, Joel Soucy, LVE, Ali Almuhanna, Owen Campbell-Kelly, Steven Placencia, Ria McDoodle, Raziel, Jordan Schafer, Markus Kytomaa, I think a Faceless Man ran up and said 'Valar Morghulus' before running off?



  • We're holding Q&A livestreams right after each episode of Season 8, at ~10pm ET Sunday: Patrons can watch past streams: Alt Shift X shirts!

    Alt Shift XAlt Shift XPřed 3 měsíci
    • Xxx

      Abhishek noriya noriyaAbhishek noriya noriyaPřed měsícem
    • Alt Shift X xxxxxx

      Prashant VasavePrashant VasavePřed měsícem
    • @4:31. Jamie grabbed cerceis neck, foreshadowing?

    • Does this mean you won't be doing a more-detailed analysis of each episode like you've done in past years?

      Scott GeigerScott GeigerPřed 2 měsíci
    • @Alt Shift X - I had a thought concerning the dragon horn Euron has in the books. Is it possible that this horn that no mortal man may blow that controls dragons, is actually a weapon of the White Walkers created during the long night? That the ancient Targaryens brought it back after the events of the long night to safe guard? Perhaps this horn can't be destroyed and can only be hidden. If the White Walkers were to reclaim that horn....

      Ken GKen GPřed 2 měsíci
  • Watch this in 2019. So sad! We had so much hope for the series. But if you're looking well a written endings... you haven't being paying attention.

    Blake JonesBlake JonesPřed 5 dny
  • nice description about important characters. but you narration didn't tell exactly the good and the bad characters apart and their true sufferings.

    shasashushasashuPřed 15 dny
  • ..or Cercei will die with super Mario style

    irregular manairregular manaPřed měsícem
  • Bon sior💛💛💛merci mon ami.

    TheKhellyeesi BreakerOfChainsTheKhellyeesi BreakerOfChainsPřed měsícem
  • I have a feeling Theon will do great things, mark my words.

    2nd3rd1st2nd3rd1stPřed měsícem
  • ASX: "So how did everyone get here? What are their motivation, conflicts and relationships?" D&D: Whofuckingcares, we're out biatches! XD

    2nd3rd1st2nd3rd1stPřed měsícem
  • "balancing peace and compromise with violence" lol jk burn entire capital city to the ground

    Cydia TweaksCydia TweaksPřed měsícem
  • Given how badly they handled the ending, I wouldn't judge you if you decline to post your take on what turned out to be a feeble saga.

    Luke DanielsLuke DanielsPřed měsícem
  • Built towards winter for 7 seasons. Winter comes and goes in 3 episodes and has no effect on their lives or armies or journey south and by the time they get to dragonstone and Kingslanding, it looks like spring. Nice.

    GoBuckeyes554GoBuckeyes554Před měsícem
  • Game of throne fans: disappointed Star Wars fans: first time ?

    Charles CookCharles CookPřed měsícem
  • 9:14 to 9:24 this is just hilarious now that we've seen bran do absolutely jack shit this season

    Talha SalarzayTalha SalarzayPřed měsícem
  • Yes. Pod fucks.

  • The amount of correct predictions is amazing. Keep doing what you're doing bro.

    Sammy VmSammy VmPřed měsícem
  • lol Varys. Oh.

    Ben RosenBen RosenPřed měsícem
  • kinda burns to watch that video now.

    CastelDawnCastelDawnPřed měsícem
  • What sweet Summer children we all were on April 13. 😐

    ldrobldrobPřed měsícem
  • Wights can also only be killed with dragon glass and valyrian steel. (and fire)

    Lu doLu doPřed měsícem
  • Wow the film will be lntresting

    CUTE AdedoyinCUTE AdedoyinPřed měsícem
  • This was the best recap and putting things together

    Heaven SimpsonHeaven SimpsonPřed 2 měsíci
  • How do dragons lay eggs in Game of Thrones? Did any of Danny's dragons lay eggs? Are there eggs petrified under DragonStone? are there any clues in the books or has GRRM release anything about potential more eggs in his world?

    Scott SpolidoroScott SpolidoroPřed 2 měsíci
  • RIP Dany. She was my favorite character in the show. She actually had a purpose unlike Jon who got resurrected for absolutely no reason.

    RudBoiRudBoiPřed 2 měsíci
    • Disagree. He got resurrected to fulfill a prophecy. You're right though. RIP Dany because either Jon Snow or Arya is going to kill her. All the foreshadowing has been spot on so far.

      IPTV for cheapIPTV for cheapPřed 2 měsíci
  • Dam, still one episode to go before season finale but you are pretty close

    Brandon. WBrandon. WPřed 2 měsíci
  • Too many spoilers smh

    Matthew SchwenkerMatthew SchwenkerPřed 2 měsíci
  • Bran kills everyone with dragons. The end.

    Shanti BodhiShanti BodhiPřed 2 měsíci
  • ”His powers will be important in the fight against white walkers” wow it shows the optimism before watching S8ep03 because wow bran was MVP of that fight

    davidelcaiddavidelcaidPřed 2 měsíci
  • Video removed Tell us why [ ] I've already watched the video [ ] I don't like the video [ X ] I'm not interested in this channel: Alt Shift X No more "tell us why"? Because Alt Shift X waits for the last moment, steals ideas from other people's videos and peoples comments throughout youtube. It's the reason why I stopped watching years ago. Preston Jacobs and IdeasOfIceAndFire are the only ones worth watching if you want genuine content.

    Anonymous AnonymousAnonymous AnonymousPřed 2 měsíci
  • pls give us your thought on the newest episode !!

    marilize itmarilize itPřed 2 měsíci
  • Everything you need to know is that nothing that happened in the previous 7 seasons matters.

    CaptainAhornCaptainAhornPřed 2 měsíci
  • 8:20 If only you knew...

    Jens LyhneJens LyhnePřed 2 měsíci
  • Lol @ Bran ending up being useless during the battle with the dead

    KaitybubblyKaitybubblyPřed 2 měsíci

    Lauren GaudetLauren GaudetPřed 2 měsíci
  • Very funny and informational!

    Lauren GaudetLauren GaudetPřed 2 měsíci
  • This video scratched an itch I didn't know I had. After watching some other recap videos, I was in dire need of something more "meta" and zoomed out. Perfect recap! Thanks.

    Aszura 3.14Aszura 3.14Před 2 měsíci
  • how do you get so many things wrong is beyond me. just play episode and check, it is not hard to get your facts straight. example ? "Cersei is waging war against his (when you talk about Tyrion) family" ... where how what ? Cersei has all Lannister family (family members appart from two, Lannister army, Lannister everything) behind her. Tyrion is just Tyrion alone (yeah from episode 1 season 8 also Jaime but this is recap we are not there yet). So how is she waging war against Tyrions family if WHOLE Lannister family is in Cerseis' pocket ? This is just an example, you make misstakes like this with every character. anotehr example would be Jaime, who is his real love is NEVER been show so far, said or anything. He loved Cersei all his life and does he still ? We don't know. Brienne ? We see a lot of chemistry, respect etc but "true love" ? You read into things and present YOUR interpretation of things and false facts as recap, people watch your vid and get missinformed. Not cool man.

    NezaluNezaluPřed 2 měsíci
  • I predict that hot pie will take the iron throne.

    mikkel larsenmikkel larsenPřed 2 měsíci
  • Once this season, excuse me...once this SHOW is over, I would love it if you did a recap for each of the 5 books. Not Fire and Blood nor The World of Ice and Fire. Just the main novels. Its been so long since I've read the books, I've forgotten a lot of stuff, and I may be confused about certain events that took place in the show and transplanting them into the books subconsciously. I don't really have the time to read/listen to the books again, even though I want to. In place of re-reading the books, a detailed recap from you is by far and away the next best thing. At some point, Winds of Winter will come out, when it does I wanna be ready to read/listen to it immediately, and not have to slog through the very long novels again to remind myself where we left off. I'm sure that most of us who watch your channel love your videos and your meticulous attention to detail. So, once the show ends, you'll have nothing to tackle, in regards to GOT. A recap of the books would be a great place to start. Hope you do that, man. It would be awesome and very very helpful.

    Eric CunninghamEric CunninghamPřed 2 měsíci
  • Wow, you really thought Bran might warg into a dragon or see an important vision or a psychic battle with the Night King. Or have some sort of conflict within himself after seeing Jaime. When actually nothing happened. Bran did NOTHING. 😭😭

    Nafeesa SadequeNafeesa SadequePřed 2 měsíci
  • SPOILERS Pretty spot on predictions so far, except for Bran being important in the battle with the white walkers. That dude was useless.

    Abstract PoetAbstract PoetPřed 2 měsíci
  • Who else is still waiting for Cersei to be killed???😂😂 (sorry if you like her)

    mady tanskimady tanskiPřed 2 měsíci
  • You are an idiot, I want to watch a recap not a recap mixed with your potential spoiling theories.

    Nicolo PaggioNicolo PaggioPřed 2 měsíci
  • ABOUT ARYA "NO ONE" STARK: Salt: Born after the Pax Targaryen, many teary days and nigths , witnessed the death of many family members Smoke: of her struggle to train Stone dragons: Saw dragons for the first time in centuries Blood: of the First Men, last keepers of the Old Ways Lightbringer sword Sacrifice: of her childhood to train so she could one day avenge the red Wedding Star: Born during that period or at least saw it 15:10 No One is Azor Ahai No One is Arya Stark Ned is the Last hero, and Cat the new NissaNissa Banging her with the unsheathable Sword creates Arya Both die yet she lives to avenge the North's darkest chapter the RED WEDDING and Arya kills the Nightking and through it all the army of the dead. Thus Arya Stark No One is Azor Ahai NO ONE IS AZOR AHAI

    timthedramatic2011timthedramatic2011Před 2 měsíci
  • ”His powers will be important in the fight against white walkers” lmao

    Vasile Catalin MateiVasile Catalin MateiPřed 2 měsíci
    • Weiss and Bennioff were on point in their decision to lay giant turds on GRRM's genius and their fans expectations. So on point.

      shawn6669shawn6669Před 22 dny
  • That was actually really helpful

    Jaxvader 07Jaxvader 07Před 2 měsíci
  • I want to use skill share to make videos like yours, any advice on what i should start watching

    Joel VidalJoel VidalPřed 2 měsíci
  • All hail the true heir to the throne Azor Hotpie

    ingramingramPřed 2 měsíci
  • Jorah AKA "Sir Friendzone" HAHAHAHA

    Steven CheaSteven CheaPřed 2 měsíci
  • "... Also, Pod fucks"

    Liam SalazarLiam SalazarPřed 2 měsíci
  • This a recap stinking with spoilers :(

    lifelongbeginnerlifelongbeginnerPřed 2 měsíci
  • Brilliant!

    TB 100TB 100Před 2 měsíci
  • 15:40 is part of episode 2 of the last season. How this part is in this video?

    [a]lxndr[a]lxndrPřed 2 měsíci
  • Lyanna Mormont is Jorah's cousin, not niece.

    Ted ArmstrongTed ArmstrongPřed 2 měsíci
  • Maybe reagal is light bringer

    jw8rokjw8rokPřed 2 měsíci
  • BUT..after 19 May 2019! Then what? Prequel time ;-D

    Dalle SmalhalsDalle SmalhalsPřed 2 měsíci
  • Sam’s glow up FTW!

    Lindsay HeathLindsay HeathPřed 2 měsíci
  • i wonder how many hours it takes for alt shift X to make one of these episodes... it must be a HUGE amount

    ArnishoArnishoPřed 2 měsíci
  • Fucking great run down!!

    Rory GranthamRory GranthamPřed 2 měsíci
  • You called that Gendry and Arya relationship haha

    Christian ParrottChristian ParrottPřed 2 měsíci
  • “Hot pie wins the throne u gise are just stupid” - J. R.R. Martin

    Just Another DoodJust Another DoodPřed 2 měsíci
    • still a better ending than S08E06's

      The Lost PropheciesThe Lost PropheciesPřed měsícem
  • "also... Pod fucks" 😂😂😂😂

    JakewrayJakewrayPřed 2 měsíci
  • Hotpie: represent the Riverlands, whatup biyatch!

    KolajerKolajerPřed 2 měsíci
  • You included Hot Pie but missed Robin Arryn and Edmure Tully, whose actors are known to come back for this season...

    PortubedPortubedPřed 2 měsíci
  • The line "Then comes another, younger, more beautiful, to cast you down and take all you hold dear" didn't really specify if it was going to be a woman or a man. It could literally be anyone in the cast, I think, and not just limited to Daenarys, Sansa, or Brienne.

    Cj LiuCj LiuPřed 2 měsíci
    • Hello, same here. I theorize it will be her baby. I'm actually curious why noone else theorized this before nor the commenter. Or a dragon. They're also "younger & more beautiful" and Bran (worged into a dragon) or Tyrion (commanding a dragon like the early season teaser poster) are all the "younger brothers" who will stand up for the baby and cast down Cersi's inner ugliness and KO Cersi. So I think Cersi will just succumb to mental illness, try poisoning a baby (like she planned with Tommen) but fail and cursing everybody that she's protecting the baby from them. Warped logic.

      LEDX OrchestralLEDX OrchestralPřed 2 měsíci
  • sad that we couldn't have elephants (or olliphants) in the show

    ScarcatScarcatPřed 2 měsíci
  • the one thing this recap couldn't cover: just what the fuck did podrick do to those tavern girls?

    niqidosniqidosPřed 2 měsíci
  • How the FUCK did you know arya and Gendry could have a relationship? It's like you read the foken script before the show aired

    Renan EichRenan EichPřed 2 měsíci
  • U didn’t talk about Catelyns brother and his child and wife

    OGBRadixFowxOGBRadixFowxPřed 2 měsíci
  • Episode 3 of season 8 is a Hot Pie episode

    Hugh James-BerryHugh James-BerryPřed 2 měsíci
  • what do you mean Bran has no memory of his fall? he can see forwards and backwards in time at will.

    Das GingeDas GingePřed 2 měsíci
  • My favorite part of this video is the Hot Pie part. lol.

    Jgotmilk555Jgotmilk555Před 2 měsíci
Game of Thrones recap for Season 8 - everything you need to know