Fans of Game of Thrones (GoT) finally able to breathe because the series will be back on air on April 13, 2015. The first episode of the fifth season entitled The Wars to Come with director Michael Slovis and script written by David Benioff & DB Weiss.
The scene opens with two young girls walking in the dark woods to meet a witch to have their fortune told. As the witch laughing, the scene fades to present with Cersei Lannister attended the funeral of Twyin. We also see Peter Dinklage’s Tyrion uncrated by Lord varys. Lord Varys have the idea to go to Meereen because he heard rumor that there was someone powerful enough to remove Lannister clan.
And speaking of Meereen, of course we are talking about Daenerys Targaryen who is facing turmoil from the status quo. The newest season feel darker with a lot of hint about power play changing in Westeros. Sansa Stark is riding with Littlefinger to embark a new journey. However, the surprise of this episode lies in Jon Snow who negotiate with Mance Rayder to join Stannis or burned alive.
This episode was darker and more brutal with many new emerging powers. We also left wondering what Littlefinger will do with Sansa. This episode will be aired on HBO on April 13 at 8 am on HBO with an encore on the same day at 8 pm.