The images don't spoil the outcome of the battle or even really show much of the carnage that's about to go down, but instead give us an eerie feeling of calmness before disaster is poised to strike.
One of the pivotal moments in the final series of Game of Thrones sees the Night King's army of the dead arrive at Winterfell for a battle to end all battles. We can easily see her launching the object into the air only to connect with the dragon in a fatal way.
A rock of a fighter who has battled her way through Game of Thrones, may have achieved her ultimate recognition when she was knighted by Jaime Lannister.
Bran Stark is another character whose objective may expire, serving now as a glorified bait for the Night King.
Miguel Sapochnik directed the upcoming "Game of Thrones" episode that features the longest battle scene in film or television history with the production on this lone episode lasting more than 60 days of filming. Oh, just the small fact that the crypts are full of dead people, and the Night King does tend to make a habit of REANIMATING DEAD PEOPLE FOR THE PURPOSES OF MURDER.
Part of the reason everyone's spending their workdays staring out the windows, furrowing their brows and whispering 'But Arya can't die... she has to kill Cersei... We also need to remember that Sansa is an important Stark sibling as she's the only one willing and able to lead the North from Winterfell.
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I think most will survive, but two or three won't make it. She probably doesn't pop up in this episode, but look for the Red Woman later this season.
"Arya will be more forgiving.until she realizes, with terror, that she has fallen in love with Jon [Snow], who is not only her half-brother but a man of the Night's Watch, sworn to celibacy", reads an excerpt from Martin's stack of Hilroys.
There were emotional farewells, lots of drinking and one character fulfilled a lifelong goal, which is a clear sign on "Game of Thrones" that you're dying in the next episode.
Jon Snow during the battle. The dragons will play a major role when the Night King's army lays siege to the castle so having them in place is crucial to the fight. This means the dragons, who we know from season 7 are vulnerable, will be used cautiously in the coming war.