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'Game of Thrones' Season 7 Finale Title Revealed; Longest Episode In Show History
The highly anticipated “Game of Thrones” Season 7 finale’s title has just been revealed. It will be called “The Dragon and the Wolf.” And, if it is anything to go by, it will feature an epic battle and the much-awaited meeting of leaders. According to spoilers, the episode will also see the deaths of at least two characters.
The final episode of “Game of Thrones” Season 7, to be aired on August 27, is now also being touted as the longest episode in the show’s history. Entertainment Weekly reports that it will have an official running time of 79 minutes, 43 seconds. It effectively edged out last week’s episode titled “Beyond the Wall” for the honor.
The trailer for the season finale of the HBO hit opens with a shot of Grey Worm (Jacob Anderson) with an army of Unsullied positioned behind him. They are ready for battle but little do they know that they were lured into a trap. Euron (Pilou Asbaek) sailed for them at the former Lannister stronghold.
Thyrion (Peter Dinklage) together with Varys (Conleth Hill) and Theon (Alfie Allen) were also on a ship approaching Casterly Rock. Theon appears to be about to face his uncle again for the first time since fleeing the place. The last time the two met, Theon failed to save his sister. He is later seen falling to his knees on the shore. Another scene showed Sansa (Sophie Turner) contemplating in Winterfell.
The much awaited meeting between Cersei (Lena Headey) and Daenerys (Emilia Clarke) was teased in the trailer of the “Game of Thrones” Season 7 trailer. While the latter did not appear, Cersei is seen arriving at the ruined Dragonpit accompanied by her incestuous lover.
Jon Snow (Kit Harington) and company arrives bringing with them the wight they captured in the previous episode. This stresses the importance of the battle against the White Walkers. "There's only one war that matters. And it is here," Jon said.
Meanwhile, Littlefinger (Aidan Gilłen), who led the death of Eddard Stark, will meet his own death in the “Game of Thrones” Season 7 finale reports Express. He will reportedly fall in the hands of Arya (Maisie Williams) in his attempt to win Winterfell. Littlefinger will first attempt to kill Sansa (Sophie Turner) but Arya will get to him first by stabbing his hear with a dagger.
Unfortunately, Jorah Mormont (Iain Glen) will also die in the season finale of “Game of Thrones” Season 7. He will be killed when the Queen of the Seven Kingdoms” orders her men to ambush Jon Snow and company. Euron will be the one to kill Jorah.