Winter comes this spring. The eighth and final season of games of thrones begins April 14.
To watch come and go in Westeros as Jon Snow, Daenery's Targaryen and Stark's radar up against Lannisters and Army of the Dead and their newly acquired dragon above the wall – the lastis rumored to be insanely long and uncomfortably bloody – you need a way to look at HBO. Fortunately, there are many easy ways to subscribe, even if you don't have a cable.
Play of Thrones Season 8 Schedule
This last season will consist of six, supersize, time plus plural episodes. It will all be over – sniffing – in mid-May.
Plan to clear your Sunday evenings at 9 am (8:00 am Central) in the United States, starting around the tax day. Here is the schedule:
- Episode 1: April 14
- Episode 2: April 21
- Episode 3: April 28
- Episode 4: May 5
- Episode 5: May 12
- Episode 6: May 19
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HBO's top two streaming options
If you are already a subscriber to HBO as part of a cable or satellite TV package, you get HBO Go for free. It lets you stream the Game of Thrones along with the rest of HBO's applications on phones, tablets, connected TVs and game consoles. Not only can you watch all seven transit times of GoT with HBO Go, but you can live the new episodes live when flying on HBO.
In contrast to the free streaming supplement mentioned above, HBO Now is a stand-alone subscription to HBO – no cable or satellite TV subscription is required.
It costs $ 15 a month and lets you watch HBO via the HBO Now app or in a web browser at HBONow.com. The HBO Now app is available on a number of devices, including mobile devices, smart TVs, Amazon Fire TV, Apple TV and Roku. As with HBO Go, you can steam the new episodes live on Sunday evenings while flying on HBO.
Add HBO to a streaming service
You can add HBO to four of thebelow for an additional monthly fee. If you are a GoT fan and also a subscriber to Sling TV or YouTube TV, apologize for reporting that you are not lucky. no service offers HBO. Here are four who do:
HBO is a $ 15 monthly supplement to any Hulu plan starting at $ 5.99 per month.
Amazon Prime Video
Prime members can add HBO for $ 15 per month. A Prime membership costs $ 119 a year.
DirecTV Now, subscribers can add HBO (along with Cinemax) for the low price of $ 5 per month to a plan starting at $ 40 a month. It is the cheapest option among live TV streaming services.
GoT in the UK, Australia and elsewhere
According to an HBO representative, Game of Thrones flies in all but four countries around the world – but not necessarily on HBO itself. In the UK, for example, HBO programs are available on Sky Atlantic and Sky's online services Sky Go and Now TV. In Australia, Game of Thrones flies on TV and online at Foxtel. In both countries, the show flies at the same time as in the United States (ie early Monday) and is repeated on Monday night.
And for the record, the HBO limits the use ofused to stream any of the above services from outside the United States.