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?
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  • 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 X11 дней назад
    • Does this mean you won't be doing a more-detailed analysis of each episode like you've done in past years?

      Scott GeigerScott Geiger7 дней назад
    • @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 G7 дней назад
    • What do you think of Looper's (et al) theory that the "old friend" Bran was referring to and waiting on wasn't actually Jamie, but Theon?

      blueberry smasherblueberry smasher8 дней назад
    • Good Heavens, I remember when Alt Shift X was just a lil' youtuber [pinch cheeks]. Look at how big he's grown! [scruffs hair]. Can't wait for this season's review magic. Should be one for the ages.

      SPQR IUSSPQR IUS9 дней назад
  • Maybe reagal is light bringer

    jw8rokjw8rok15 часов назад
  • BUT..after 19 May 2019! Then what? Prequel time ;-D

    Dalle SmalhalsDalle Smalhals15 часов назад
  • Sam’s glow up FTW!

    Lindsay HeathLindsay Heath17 часов назад
  • i wonder how many hours it takes for alt shift X to make one of these episodes... it must be a HUGE amount

    ArnishoArnishoДень назад
  • Fucking great run down!!

    Rory GranthamRory GranthamДень назад
  • You called that Gendry and Arya relationship haha

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

    Just Another DoodJust Another Dood2 дня назад
  • "also... Pod fucks" 😂😂😂😂

    JakewrayJakewray2 дня назад
  • Hotpie: represent the Riverlands, whatup biyatch!

    KolajerKolajer2 дня назад
  • You included Hot Pie but missed Robin Arryn and Edmure Tully, whose actors are known to come back for this season...

    PortubedPortubed3 дня назад
  • 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 Liu3 дня назад
    • 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 Orchestral8 часов назад
  • sad that we couldn't have elephants (or olliphants) in the show

    ScarcatScarcat3 дня назад
  • the one thing this recap couldn't cover: just what the fuck did podrick do to those tavern girls?

    niqidosniqidos3 дня назад
  • 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 Eich3 дня назад
  • U didn’t talk about Catelyns brother and his child and wife

    OGBRadixFowxOGBRadixFowx3 дня назад
  • Episode 3 of season 8 is a Hot Pie episode

    Hugh James-BerryHugh James-Berry3 дня назад
  • what do you mean Bran has no memory of his fall? he can see forwards and backwards in time at will.

    Das GingeDas Ginge3 дня назад
  • My favorite part of this video is the Hot Pie part. lol.

    Jgotmilk555Jgotmilk5553 дня назад
  • Hot Pie is the Night King, sorry for spoiler

    Valle DahlValle Dahl3 дня назад
  • its funny you should mention Davos' love for shireen and to a lesser degree Gendry over his son who became fully indoctrinated into Melissandre's bs about Stannis

    Sgt PepperSgt Pepper3 дня назад
  • Best part is definitely 11:30

    Chris WhitemanChris Whiteman3 дня назад
  • Hot Pie will die, be resurected by Night king and then he will make the best cake icing in all of Westeros

    Pavel SovičkaPavel Sovička4 дня назад
  • Gendry POSSIBLY has a crush on Arya? I think that's a bit understated

    PokemoneuroPokemoneuro4 дня назад
  • Go hot pie!!

    abc abcabc abc4 дня назад
  • This is podrick pod fucks

    Brendan CeiBrendan Cei4 дня назад

    TidesTides5 дней назад
  • It's always amused me that those who violated their own oaths to the Mad King give Jamie so much grief for doing the same.

    John PatzJohn Patz5 дней назад
  • I understand Lyanna was supposed to marry Robert, but why couldn't Rhaegar and Lyanna just say "Hey we're in love, sorry Robert, sorry Elia, that's just the way it is" and make it clear Lyanna was not abducted. Robert and the Martell's would've been pissed but that's it, I don't think it would've led to full on rebellion, even if Aerys was a bad King.

    Kevin ChangKevin Chang5 дней назад
  • Would you please put Italian subtitles?

    Patrizia SilvestriPatrizia Silvestri5 дней назад
  • where is the episode breakdown brah

    Jason PilotJason Pilot5 дней назад
  • Send a raven, alt shift x has reached 1mil subs.

    Funnyman1175Funnyman11755 дней назад
  • Hot Pie is Azura Hai. Fight me haters.

    pr0- m0pr0- m06 дней назад
  • Yeah!!!! One Million Subscribers Baby!!! To put into perspective, the official HBO GOT channel has 3M subs. LOL

    blueberry smasherblueberry smasher6 дней назад
  • Will there be an review of the episodes?

    MellomMannenMellomMannen6 дней назад
  • Analysis of Episode 1???

    Anter OlgacAnter Olgac6 дней назад
  • you're awesome. this was so thorough. and i love how you've always related book references in your vids yet left possible theories open to the viewer as well as give your own opinion. TX!

    mgamer327mgamer3276 дней назад
  • How long does it take to create such a video?

    Aliasgar SariaAliasgar Saria6 дней назад
  • 11:22 damn she thick af

    Jamaa LJamaa L6 дней назад
  • “Sir Friendzone” 😂

    Clan ToriadorClan Toriador6 дней назад
  • where the fuck is the season 1 ep 8 video? your slow

    lazer taglazer tag6 дней назад
    • you're

      Steve BellSteve Bell6 дней назад
    • season 1 episode 8?

      ricen0odlericen0odle6 дней назад
  • You should do podcasts I listen to game of Thrones podcast at work everyday and I’m constantly wishing you had one

    Austin MorgersonAustin Morgerson6 дней назад
    • Hey do you have any game of thrones podcast to recommend me ? Which one do you listen to ?

      Oxycontin.Oxycontin.5 дней назад
  • Daenerys and Jon will die and Tyrion barely escapes while Jaime gets the Iron throne, there's the ending guys, enjoy your show now.

    Average AlienAverage Alien6 дней назад
  • Team Hot Pie.

    Curt ThrappCurt Thrapp6 дней назад
  • I really like your videos but don't spoil with the books please I really want to get surprised by the show

    rewinder2008rewinder20086 дней назад
  • Where's the episode 1 video tho?

    El Nino SonEl Nino Son6 дней назад
  • Tyrion is being poisoned by Varys. Targaryen blood is mixed with his wine. Nevertheless, Tyrion will be the King. Easy.

    Basil KuklinBasil Kuklin6 дней назад
  • Hype for the S8E1 recap :)

    Colin WColin W6 дней назад
  • Your balance of humor in your videos is perfect. Most youtubers are sometimes cringy or go on too far with their humor, but the way you put in "hotpie" and calling ghost "doggo" makes me laugh.

    Frodo BagginsFrodo Baggins6 дней назад
  • Season 8 episode 1 breakdown??

    Joaquin LopezJoaquin Lopez6 дней назад

    Sabrina SchraderSabrina Schrader6 дней назад
    • please:)

      Sabrina SchraderSabrina Schrader6 дней назад
  • This video is now turning into a waiting room for Alt Shift X's Recap of Episode 1 S8.......

    GoldenhalkGoldenhalk6 дней назад
    • +flint park lol I know, but I'm still going to be patient just like I was for the game of thrones for their year delay because his reviews are just that good and worth it.

      Curious DevCurious Dev6 дней назад
    • Seriously, we're almost to episode 2 already how much longer is it going to take?!?!?

      flint parkflint park6 дней назад
    • right....alt shift x gives the best commentary episode analysis, and his voice makes it even better and isn't as cringy as most game of thrones reviewers.

      Curious DevCurious Dev6 дней назад
  • If Daenerys never meets ghost I’ll probably hate the show forever

    Sylvester CurrySylvester Curry6 дней назад
  • @altshiftx Are you working on a review for the latest episode? Would love to hear ur thoughts!

    Marija DjurovicMarija Djurovic6 дней назад
  • It's not a proper Alt Shift X video without Cleganebowl hype pew pew

    Skolastika LupitawinaSkolastika Lupitawina6 дней назад
  • Yo!!! Its taking too long!!!

    Richard V.Richard V.6 дней назад
  • Please make a video about the Crypts of Winterfell and Ice Dragon!

    Aditi WairkarAditi Wairkar6 дней назад
  • Ok....meta reasonings, but I don't think Dany will win the throne, maybe the best outcome for her is to go back across the sea to ensure her brave new world metamorphoses correctly. But anything could happen, but worst case scenario is that she looses her perspective.

    slitorslitor6 дней назад
  • dafuq is the episode 1 vid?

    2Corfive172Corfive176 дней назад
  • keep up the great work!

    Laura BrownLaura Brown7 дней назад
  • Where’s the episode 1 breakdown??

    M DM D7 дней назад
    • its online are you blind

      MacTomMacTom3 дня назад
  • Hot pie

    EmoPro93EmoPro937 дней назад
  • Jorah = Sir Friend Zone

    Coreen MazzocchiCoreen Mazzocchi7 дней назад
  • Dude where is the explanation of 1st episode

    Parth MaratheParth Marathe7 дней назад
  • Its friday today. Havent seen the Breakdown of E01!! When are you uploading the same?

    Sanket BoraSanket Bora7 дней назад
  • Hey asshole, where's the fucking analysis

    Stinky D ShinjinStinky D Shinjin7 дней назад
  • Wait how is Brienne more beautiful than cersei?

    Frankske VerstraetenFrankske Verstraeten7 дней назад
  • Episode 1 still not reviewed

    Frankske VerstraetenFrankske Verstraeten7 дней назад
  • You gonna upload S8E01 explained or what?

    RyanRyan7 дней назад
  • I’ve been avoiding all spoilers for S8 since when I was in Europe for vacation so I can’t wait to watch it.

    J BaranJ Baran7 дней назад
  • Thank you!

    Eva MooimanEva Mooiman7 дней назад
  • Dude, your Neuro Linguistic Programming Skills are good ... xD

    ThorThor7 дней назад
  • Only thing i really dont like about this channel is how long it takes to release a new video. I know its a lot of work and it takes time (and you don´t owe new video to anybody), but I feel like you are doing this on purpose for some reason and its pretty damn annoying.

    Bolts 4Bolts 47 дней назад
    • In a way it's a good idea. He releases the video closer to the next episode so it can be fresh in your mind. Dude puts forward a theory and if its correct, you might notice it easier on Sunday. I give props to the guy, it takes allot of work if you don't have a big team, i wouldn't have the patience to make these huge storyboard type videos.

      SergiuSergiu7 дней назад
  • I can't believe the younger beautiful queen was Jon snow all along

    iaraiara7 дней назад
  • When is the episode analysis coming out?

    MorrisseyMorrissey7 дней назад
    • Morrissey Not soon enough.

      studinthemakingstudinthemaking3 дня назад
    • It was in Thursday, but not this time ! :( You can do it ! We need it ! We need you ! :)

      Meven2001Meven20016 дней назад
  • Great work. How about a video about the Night King?

    Olin TaftOlin Taft8 дней назад
  • Where season 8 episode 1 recap at

    C LoveC Love8 дней назад
  • Congrats on the one million subs!

    redot84evaredot84eva8 дней назад
  • Can't wait for hotpie to take his rightful place on the iron throne

    Dan GeraghtyDan Geraghty8 дней назад
  • H O T P I E

    Kyle O'kaneKyle O'kane8 дней назад
  • Bro, please post the review videos a bit quicker :-) Still waiting for Episode 1 review

    Hadi uz ZamanHadi uz Zaman8 дней назад
  • What if Circe's child is a daughter and she dies in childbirth? It would be by Jaime kind of and someone younger and potentially more beautiful

    Alec JosephAlec Joseph8 дней назад

  • Feelsbad, this channels declined so much in content that I've had to watch Talking Thrones more. Thought it would pick up more with the new season, looks like it's not. Episodes been out for like 3-4 days? and not even review video.. there goes my first resort Game of Thrones goto channel.

    AseriumAserium8 дней назад
  • will jaime kill night king cuz he is king slayer?

    leaf stoneleaf stone8 дней назад
  • So I was just rewatching this episode and I noticed three interesting new images in the intro/theme song sequence. They are quick and subtle differences. I may be reading to much into it, but they could be important. The first is at Winterfell, when it takes us down into the crypts. While going through the torch lit corridor, where all the statues/tombs of the fallen Starks are on each side, there is only one statue that we can actually see with light. All the rest are completely dark. It appears to be a woman...maybe Lyanna? Second thing I noticed was that the carved face on the wierwood tree looks different than the previous seasons. It appears to be a rounder, fatter face...and call me crazy, but I feel like it kind of resembles Sam! The third thing I noticed was on one of the rings of the astrolabe. It shows a set of three figures. To the far left is a lion with a dark fish in its mouth. I’m guessing that either refers to the Lannister’s crushing the Tully’s and/or Blackfish. Or possibly instead of a kraken, they use a fish as a more subtle hint of the Lannister’s (Cersei) crushing Euron and the Ironborn. To the far right appears to be a White Walker with a dagger in one hand and the head of an animal in the other. It’s either a wolf or lion head!! The image is fast and not the clearest, so I’m struggling to tell which one. Then in the middle is a figure or mashup of figures hanging from a rope. I took screenshots of everything I mentioned. Let me know if there’s anyway I can send them to you. I’d love to get your opinion and interpretation!

    countrysweetie345countrysweetie3458 дней назад
  • Waiting for the season premiere breakdown!

    The Enlightened CentristThe Enlightened Centrist8 дней назад
  • Love the chill commentary

    Adam YoutubeAdam Youtube8 дней назад
  • hotpie is a survivor and he'll probably survive whatever happens lol

    SOPOAESOPOAE8 дней назад
  • Episode review soon? IM JONESING MAN!

    Luke YoungLuke Young8 дней назад
  • «Also, Pod fucks»

    Sans NomSans Nom8 дней назад
  • hot pie is the white king

    tatuksatatuksa8 дней назад
  • Beric has the last life after six lives so the last one is 7 because there are seven kingdoms

    FaLLeNFaLLeN8 дней назад
  • Waiting for 8x01 review brother

    Balls McavoyBalls Mcavoy8 дней назад
  • Seriously bored by the series. Can't wait to see the final episodes and be done with it.

    Richard BlockerRichard Blocker8 дней назад
  • My favourite supporting character is the Onion Knight.

    bhuuthesecondbhuuthesecond8 дней назад
  • Hot Pie is Azor Ahai

    Norbert CzinegeNorbert Czinege8 дней назад
  • Congrats on 1mil subs! Quality over quantity!

    Artur LõhmusArtur Lõhmus8 дней назад
    • The next live stream will be a Party!

      blueberry smasherblueberry smasher6 дней назад
  • waiting on s8 episode 1 analyses :D

    Winged ScapulaWinged Scapula8 дней назад
  • Also, Pod fucks

    theonlyjesusboytheonlyjesusboy8 дней назад
Game of Thrones recap for Season 8 - everything you need to know