Updated: 20th April 2018

Summer is coming! Everything we know about new Game of Thrones so far

What does the Night Kings eye mean? Who will Cersei battle first? And where in Westeros is Ed Sheeran playing Galway Girl? Weve pored over every scrap of footage to make some expert predictions about season seven. Roll on July

The first official trailer for Game of Thrones season seven didnt really end up being anything of the sort. Yes, it was exciting; yes, it left you with goosebumps; and yes, it did its job, in that it made you want the season to be here now so much that you almost certainly wanted to cry. But it didnt do what we were expecting it to, ie show us much actual footage of the series to come.

Instead, we got Cersei, Jon and Daenerys glumly stalking corridors and sitting down to the accompaniment of Sit Down by James. There were no quick shots of deaths to freeze-frame and examine; no locations to suggest characters movements in the season to come. Nothing. But do you think Id let the fact theres little to pore over stand in the way of writing an in-depth article about it? Of course not.

Season sevens focus is on Cersei, Jon and Daenerys

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