Watch the ultimate Game of Thrones recap in 16 minutes and get ready for the end

With Game of Thrones season 8 just a few weeks away the end is near and what better way to get ready for the final season than with the ultimate Game of Thrones recap? Let’s be honest, the time has come and gone for you to rewatch the entire show from start to finish, so you’re best chance of remembering who’s who, who’s alive, and who’s in line for the Iron Throne in time for the season 8 premiere is with the above Game of Thrones recap.

We’ve condensed all of Game of Thrones so far (seasons 1-7) into the ultimate Game of Thrones recap video, which will just take 16 minutes of your time to get you completely up-to-date before the final season. You can’t say fairer than that, surely? Our Game of Thrones recap covers what all the major Game of Thrones characters have been up to season-to-season, the most satisfying Game of Thrones deaths (Joffrey - yay!), and the White Walkers’ slow journey from mysterious monsters to full blown villains!

Once you’ve watched the ultimate Game of Thrones recap, you can check out the best Game of Thrones theories and try and work out what will happen during the Game of Thrones ending. Just don’t tweet about it - I want to be surprised! And if you’re not one for videos then we helpfully have some GIF-based Game of Thrones recaps of each individual season below:

Just don’t @ me asking where season 7 is, ok? I’m working on it! And in the meantime, you can always check out our Game of Thrones season 7 ending explainer which covers all the big events. Anything else I can help you with?

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