The Autopsy of Game of Thrones Season 8 - What Happened? | Part 1

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    Now that it's over...It is time for reflect and look back on Game of Thrones Season 8. It wasn't as good as the first 3-4 seasons of the show and with such a lackluster finale, it has left fans wondering: What happened? How did it get like this? In today's video we'll be taking a look at how Game of Thrones Season 8 / The Final Season managed to fail at delivering a satisfying end to one of the greatest shows of all time.

    The story of Jon Snow, Daenerys Targaryen, Tyrion Lannister and Arya and Sansa Stark all come to end with Bran becoming King and the six kingdoms at peace.



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    Game of Thrones is an American fantasy drama television series created for HBO by David Benioff and D. B. Weiss. Based on the fantasy novel series, A Song of Ice and Fire by George R.R. Martin. A Game of Thrones is one of the most successful television series to ever made and continues to captivate audiences all over the world. The series is set on the fictional continents of Westeros and Essos, and interweaves several plot lines with a large ensemble cast. The first narrative arc follows a civil conflict among several noble houses for the Iron Throne of the Seven Kingdoms; the second covers the attempts to reclaim the throne by the exiled last scion of the realm's deposed ruling dynasty; the third chronicles the rising threat of the impending winter and the legendary creatures and fierce peoples of the North. Game of Thrones is set to return for Season 8.

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Comments • 315

  • KytioisaCat
    KytioisaCat  5 months back

    4:10

    ...fewer.

    • spiritwatcher
      spiritwatcher  4 months back

      Apparently you put more thought and care in your one comment then writers did with the last 3 or 4 seasons.

    • Lady Lauren
      Lady Lauren  4 months back

      KytioisaCat this intellectual!!!

    • Writing Geek
      Writing Geek  5 months back

      From not being able to read, to being a grammar nazi.
      Real character progression.

    • RedTeamReview
      RedTeamReview   5 months back

      FOILED AGAIN >O

  • CandaEH
    CandaEH  2 months back

    Pretty terrible analysis honestly. Season 7 was garbage. It was a sign of things to come- piss poor writing.

    • successnick
      successnick  2 months back

      D&D straight murdered the show for me. I can’t even look at their photo anymore. I didn’t know I could hate some show producers this much.... you know..... until I saw season 8. They murdered the show.

      • magnvsmarcvs
        magnvsmarcvs  3 months back

        I like to shit in nature , the color , smell, texture and shape of excrement is just beyond belief .Plus that crouch position of dumping garanties you will be clensed completely .

        Please thumb up my comment , it stimulates my colon and gives me vomit reflex .

        • Nebula Nigrim Leonis
          Nebula Nigrim Leonis  4 months back

          Turned your video off the moment, I heard you say "The season was bad". FUCK OFF!

          • Kabubu Irene Nansamba
            Kabubu Irene Nansamba  4 months back

            Where did the Dothraki Go??

            • CJLAKE1234
              CJLAKE1234  4 months back

              In multiple interviews D&D said they wanted to make an 80hr movie. What a bunch of bs

              • Abbe Satty
                Abbe Satty  4 months back

                "The writing was bad, but we wanted more!" _- untitled whiner._
                "I knew *since the beginning* Dany will go mad but it was rushed" _- another untitled whiner._

                • Christopher Tracy
                  Christopher Tracy  4 months back

                  Jon should've killed the Night King and rode Rhaegal.

                  • Christopher Tracy
                    Christopher Tracy  4 months back

                    S8 was a travesty because the writing was atrocious! Dany went beserk in 1 episode! Martin should have released Winds of Winter.

                    • Silent Dawn
                      Silent Dawn  4 months back

                      I agree. Why were they obsessed for the series to have the "same" ending of the books? Were they contractually obligated? If not, they should've done their own thing.

                      • ELLIS ROY
                        ELLIS ROY  4 months back

                        Can anyone tell me why Drogon didn't kill John Snow when he realized Jon Killed his Mother? Please, don't tell it was because of his "Targaryen" Blood! Remember the Dragon wars, that was all Targaryens! Drogon should have burn Jon alive on the spot, then destroyed the Iron Thorne.

                        • Spencer Taffet
                          Spencer Taffet  4 months back

                          extremely average analysis.

                          • John Gulotta
                            John Gulotta  4 months back

                            it sucked

                            • Lady Lauren
                              Lady Lauren  4 months back

                              Why could you have posted something venom filledddd?!

                              Jk bravo as usual ser!

                              • Ron
                                Ron  5 months back

                                A little girl killing a undead giant was badass

                                • Hans Jürgen Ochsenfahrt
                                  Hans Jürgen Ochsenfahrt  5 months back

                                  to the makers...

                                  i finally was able to see the last part....

                                  and - a very very reasonable finale..... very impressive ......

                                  my disappontment is limited......

                                  at the end you made it right....

                                  • Mel of Winterfyre
                                    Mel of Winterfyre  5 months back

                                    I remember my son and I when we were watching E3 and we knew there wasn't much time left in the episode and we paused it because it looked like everyone looked like they were obviously going to be dead. We were shocked already because everytime it looked like a main character was definitely going to be dead...cut scene....magically somewhere else fighting. 🙄 So we should have known better. We decided Bran had to be having a vision and then tell the war council and retreat. Unpaused, same crap...Arya kills the NK. We were so shocked and angry. The season as a whole was cinematically beautiful but the writing and dialogue were insulting to our intelligence. Jmo

                                    • Mel of Winterfyre
                                      Mel of Winterfyre  5 months back

                                      I definitely don't think more episodes in S8 would fix it.

                                      • Roger Black
                                        Roger Black  5 months back

                                        This is the first GOT YouTube video I’m watching since the days after the finale and I still pissed. I’ve not been able to watch the finale again either.

                                        • GerardxB
                                          GerardxB  5 months back

                                          😂😂😂 WHY DOES EVERYONE TRY TO LOOK FOR OTHER REASONS WHY SEASON 8 WAS BAD....IT WAS DUMB AND DUMBERS FAULTTTT

                                          • Shayne O'Neill
                                            Shayne O'Neill  5 months back

                                            He's not wrong about great shows with garbage endings. Battle star might have gone down as the greatest TV sci fi of all time but it was hit with a baffling ending and way too many loose ends. Even the wire , perhaps the greatest TV drama of all time , had not a bad but kind of a meh final season, it just felt like it had run out of juice. Breaking bad ended brilliantly though

                                            • Chris Connelly
                                              Chris Connelly  5 months back

                                              I give your video a 9.

                                              • Sophia Wilson
                                                Sophia Wilson  5 months back

                                                They lack the plot-lines started on season 4 yeah season 4 and the shock factor Red Wedding they try to copy, but couldn't A Feast of Crows and The Dance of Dragons were combine into season 5 that was their big mistake. The skip many plot-lines from the books. They didn't run out of materials.

                                                • Sophia Wilson
                                                  Sophia Wilson  5 months back

                                                  They rush the story and they full season seven with filler.

                                                  • Wiseguy 36
                                                    Wiseguy 36  5 months back

                                                    Not only could I have written a better story than D&D, I'm pretty sure my eight year old could have as well.

                                                    • pplr1
                                                      pplr1  5 months back

                                                      Thank you for this. I've pointed out how the tv series broke repeatedly from the books already so it should have just had its own story and ending. This could have avoided what may people saw as breaking or messing up several characters.

                                                      • ruben d
                                                        ruben d  5 months back

                                                        Battle of Winterfell was really good.

                                                        • bob blue
                                                          bob blue  5 months back

                                                          SOME ONE NEEDS TO CALL FOR AN HBO BOYCOTT UNTIL SEASON 8 OF GOT IS REMADE

                                                          • lordofmorgul
                                                            lordofmorgul  5 months back

                                                            I'm ok with commercials within videos, you gotta earn some buck. But I'm not ok with being so aggressive with it. I literally stopped watching at the middle. And came back today to leave the comment and not watch the rest of the video.
                                                            Do the sponsored content at the start or at the end, it's easier for us to skip it (no one really cares about it), and you're clean in front of your sponsors since you did include them. That's just my uneducated opinion...

                                                            • RedTeamReview
                                                              RedTeamReview   5 months back

                                                              Sorry bud, Their instructions. I know how to do promos, did em all season long but this is how they wanted it. *shrug*

                                                          • John Wolf
                                                            John Wolf  5 months back

                                                            Be very careful about how ciritcal you are of G.O.T.
                                                            I got pretty direct abuot it, and my previous account was wiped from history, all of it. They even killed my Gmail.
                                                            Vengeful little swine, aren't they?

                                                            • metropolitan1966
                                                              metropolitan1966  5 months back

                                                              @John Wolf I'm sorry to hear of that. Like George said earlier, the internet is so toxic. I hate closed minded fan sites. Watchers OnThe Wall is another toxic dump filled with apologists and Shills.

                                                            • John Wolf
                                                              John Wolf  5 months back

                                                              @metropolitan1966 As always, google will not explain itself; "We can neither confirn nor deny.... blah blah blah" but those were the only comments I had made that week, so go figure, eh?
                                                              The Westeros fan-site was just as bad. I made some comments that were deemed Politically Incorrect, so I was banned and my Yahoo was Phished the next day.
                                                              Talk about a rabid fanbase....

                                                            • metropolitan1966
                                                              metropolitan1966  5 months back

                                                              Wow! Really? Who did that?

                                                          • Justin Pachi
                                                            Justin Pachi  5 months back

                                                            News: Benioff and Weiss are going to comic-con
                                                            Fans: Call the Banners!!!!

                                                            • 54markl
                                                              54markl  5 months back

                                                              I used to think that television people wrote stupid things because they think the audience is a bunch of dummies. But I now realize that the television people write stupid things because they themselves are Dummies. That’s the mistake we keep making again and again in this society. We erroneously keep thinking that Wealth equals Intelligence. Nothing could be farther from the truth. Wealth equals Greed, it doesn’t have a thing to do with the thing we call Intelligence. It means you have a gene to Acquire Things. You don’t need brains to become rich, you just need brass balls. Which is why we have such a huge amount of Crap on television. Because at the end of the day, people with brass balls aren’t very smart. If they were smart, they would be poor.

                                                              • Mistr Dee
                                                                Mistr Dee  5 months back

                                                                It was rushed. Sorry but just because they did more episodes(for the entire show) than expected does not justify rushing the biggest battle of the series, or marinating a feud between Jon Snow and the dickless dude then nothing coming of it. Or Daenerys being taken out quick and not having any guards guarding her from Snow.

                                                                • Shade of the Evening
                                                                  Shade of the Evening  5 months back

                                                                  I think Dan and Dave should have to do a walk of shame like Cersei at ComicCon. It's only fair 😋

                                                                  • 54markl
                                                                    54markl  5 months back

                                                                    I pronounce this stiff dead on arrival!

                                                                    • Shelvin Moraa
                                                                      Shelvin Moraa  5 months back

                                                                      Incompetent writers that's what happened.....

                                                                      • Brendan Fechter
                                                                        Brendan Fechter  5 months back

                                                                        I wish the showrunners would have let George do the R+L=J reveal himself. Jon's parentage had little effect on anything except setting Dany off. But it was stupid cuz they coulda just got married

                                                                        • Talia12
                                                                          Talia12  5 months back

                                                                          Hey Everyone, do what I did to feel better about the lousy GOT finale - re watch the finale of "The Return of the King" and pretend that Aragorn is Jon Snow.

                                                                          • Jay Gatsby
                                                                            Jay Gatsby  5 months back

                                                                            ah you gone back to your own toughta and ideas insted of the liten to the fishy Preston Jacobs

                                                                            • Matt Johnson
                                                                              Matt Johnson  5 months back

                                                                              I definitely agree that the showrunners should have gone their own direction after the source material. I HAVE seen something where way back in the first few seasons, they had an end in mind. The big problem wasn't the length of the run, while there definitely were story lines that deserved more time after season 7, they just didn't do practically any character development to drive the changes in major characters, especially the HUGE change in Daenerys. They just came up with stupid things to throw at her (Sansa being antagonistic, Jon losing his spine and his voice, "she kinda forgot about Euron's forces", and so on) to try to destabilize Daenerys to justify her doing something that we the viewers would never think she would do.

                                                                              They didn't write the story to the characters, they wrote the characters into predetermined plot points and it all just felt wrong.

                                                                              Personally, I'd have liked to see that Cersei miscarriage scene they shot for S7, and have HER go "mad queen" with wildfire all over the city. Leave out the stupid things thrown at Daenerys to destabilize her, make good on all the pregnancy foreshadowing from S7, and make the conflict about Jon accepting who he is and his love for Daenerys, and have Daenerys question if her war for the throne was worth it after Cersie blows up the whole city killing thousands.

                                                                              • Sydni Taylor
                                                                                Sydni Taylor  1 months back

                                                                                Yes agreed which I honestly think originally they were going to do that but felt like fans would guess so they switched the roles between Daenerys and Cersei.

                                                                            • Swinehound
                                                                              Swinehound  5 months back

                                                                              You can really just feel how incredibly rushed this entire season was, which makes every part of this season less enjoyable, which actually doesn't do much since basically everything in this was done so poorly

                                                                              • Sydni Taylor
                                                                                Sydni Taylor  5 months back

                                                                                I agree that Dan and Dave should've done their own ending instead of George's since they didn't want to do more seasons to earn this ending. The last two seasons were plot driven and not character driven anymore.

                                                                                • Sydni Taylor
                                                                                  Sydni Taylor  5 months back

                                                                                  This season ruined everything in my opinion. I couldn't go back and rewatch this knowing how it all ends the white walkers etc. I just can't the BURN is too real. The writing was the worst.

                                                                                  • Timo Cruz
                                                                                    Timo Cruz  2 months back

                                                                                    @Gilgamesh suicides were worse

                                                                                  • Gilgamesh
                                                                                    Gilgamesh  2 months back

                                                                                    Timo Cruz

                                                                                    Hello Mr. Cruz, how are your push-ups going ?

                                                                                  • Timo Cruz
                                                                                    Timo Cruz  4 months back

                                                                                    yeah it's tough but those earlier seasons were just too good. The books are so well written imo.... the depth of the story is incredible. The war of the 5 kings is amazing

                                                                                • Shpresim Kuçi
                                                                                  Shpresim Kuçi  5 months back

                                                                                  Night King should have burned Kings Landing not Danny!
                                                                                  Night King or Jamie should have killed Cercei nos rocks!
                                                                                  White Walkers should have won the battle of winterfell not Arya!
                                                                                  Viserion should have killed Rhaegal not Euron!
                                                                                  Jon should have killed Danny, become Azor Ahai & kill the Night King with Lightbringer.

                                                                                  • Don One
                                                                                    Don One  5 months back

                                                                                    No Jon should of got fucked up the arse by tormond, that's all his good for

                                                                                • Priscila Voadora
                                                                                  Priscila Voadora  5 months back

                                                                                  Let´s be clear: season 8 does not match up. First 3 episodes were heavily hinting at a break between Jon and the Starks ( Arya scene where she threatens Jon), setting Bran as a chess player and were still selling the idea that Jon and Dany TOGETHER would have an impact- perhpas even a family.
                                                                                  Then, the last three episodes, we have a shift, where the characters HAVE to act OOC AL THE TIME to counter the plot points.
                                                                                  Season 7 was selling the idea that Cersei decision NOT to go North would bite her in the back. Add that the books hints that the White Walkers would reach the Trident...something DID happen between seasons 7 and 8 that chaged DnD initial ideas.


                                                                                  Who was selling the idea that the ending of the show would be the SAME of the books, but through different means?


                                                                                  GRRM!


                                                                                  DnD, on the contrary, were very clear the ending of the series would NOT spoil the books:


                                                                                  "“So one thing we’ve talked to George about is that we’re not going to tell people what the differences are, so when those books come out people can experience them fresh.”

                                                                                  Benioff added: “And George discovers a lot of stuff while he’s writing. I don’t think that final book is written in stone yet — it’s not written on paper yet. As George says, he’s a gardener and he’s waiting to see how those seeds blossom.”

                                                                                  Weiss explained: “It’s kind of nice for him [George RR Martin] because — obviously through necessity we’ve pulled out ahead — the show has become so different that people will have no way knowing from watching what will or won’t appear in the books.”"


                                                                                  http://forreadingaddicts.co.uk/news/game-of-thrones-showrunners-explain-why-the-series-wont-spoil-george-r-r-martins-ending/32527


                                                                                  Dont you think Arya defeating the Army of the Dead by killing a show only character is a GREAT change? Why would they not make other changes?


                                                                                  Peopla are making assumptions that DnD got bullet points and that they ended exactly where GRRM will end in tersm of who lives or who dies, but this is just an assumption based on GRRM expextations.


                                                                                  Season 7 had Cersei losing the baby- a scene that would be edited right after or before the scene where Jon and Dany are making a baby ( with voice over of Bran, linking the event to the union of Lyanna and Rhaegar that produced Jon)


                                                                                  This was not a red herring- this was not the showrunners trolling us ( like they did flying Lacquen and the Waif to Spain because of the theory Arya was not Arya or adding a scene of Jon and Dany in the trailer that DID NOT appear in the season)...they have a history if changing things and they just did that.

                                                                                  • Sophia Wilson
                                                                                    Sophia Wilson  5 months back

                                                                                    I thought for sure that Walkers going to reach King Lannding and Dany and Jon retreat back to Dragonstone. Regroup and ahead to King Lannding to help the people of King Lannding. Some the leaders get killed.

                                                                                • Louisa May
                                                                                  Louisa May  5 months back

                                                                                  The thing is I have no problem with the storyline and I like the ending, I just don't like how they got there. I was fine with the WW being destroyed in episode 3 but I was hoping they would do something more creative and give us more info on them (instead of making us wait 2 years for the prequel). I already predicted Daenerys could be the final villain but they way they got there was rushed. I think the problem was the season was so rushed and it felt like a checklist of things they needed to make happen with no depth to how to get there. Basically this season was bullet points GRRM told them but they failed at connecting the dots. I could tell they were rushing to get it done.

                                                                                  • MeSoTrashed
                                                                                    MeSoTrashed  5 months back

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