These 21 memes sum up how everyone is feeling about Game Of Thrones right now
One billion people watched the season eight premiere!!!
Game of Thrones is back. The first episode of season eight aired last night and it's caused global hysteria. Twitter is in meltdown, all the critics are out in full force and non Game of Thrones fans don't know what to do with themselves. But was the wait for the new season worth it? What are people saying about the new Game of Thrones? Here are the best Game of Thrones reactions on the internet right now:
Game of Thrones reactions and memes from Twitter:
*WARNING: There are spoilers ahead*
1. Firstly, it was SO worth the wait
— Lauren Knight (@Laurenknight95) April 15, 2019
2. Bran's perception of time left a lot of people confused
— 👀 (@Ziiiis) April 15, 2019
3. WHERE DOES HE KEEP COMING FROM
— Pablo Eskoulbar (@TooKoulForYou) April 15, 2019
4. When Sam realised his entire family have been murdered. Cool.
— 𝙎𝙖𝙢 𝙎𝙖𝙩𝙩 (@samuel_satt) April 15, 2019
5. Seriously though, why was Bran popping up everywhere like this meme?????
— Anish Somani (@anish_somani) April 15, 2019
6. Sansa Stark may actually be the smartest person in her family tho
— x – inez – its my birthday 🤪 (@ffoggynelsons) April 15, 2019
7. JUST LEAVE HIM ALONE
Jon been trying to shake this job and he keep finding out he’s more and more qualified.
— Black ass Regina George 🇳🇬 🇩🇴 (@ShesLaurenK) April 15, 2019
8. Honestly give the guy the gap year he deserves
Jon Snow everytime he gets rid of one title and they give him a higher one pic.twitter.com/Nnv5dlpCpu
— Ashley K. (@AshleyKSmalls) April 15, 2019
9. When you realise you've been messing around with your aunt this entire time
— Ava DuVernay (@ava) April 15, 2019
10. And anutha one
— Ous (@prooosma) April 15, 2019
11. "Call me Ned Stark because I'm dead"
— béni. (@WrittenByTerry) April 15, 2019
12. Samwell Tarly is a character none of us really deserve
samwell tarly explaining to jon snow that he's the true king of the seven kingdoms: pic.twitter.com/lPsO7SvrOa
— hamleton ⭐️ (@RosimoToby) April 15, 2019
13. I didn't know the friend zone was this deep x
Jorah can turn into a dragon and Danaerys still won’t ride him
— Chuck Bass 🧙🏿♂️🔮 (@Sebby_VI) April 10, 2019
14. Listen, she really wanted that elephant
*battle in winterfell*
Cersei: DUMBORYS: 🐘 pic.twitter.com/VUVB5ytEdY
— Glycon (@Rarerirojas) April 15, 2019
15. When a Queen wants some, she gets some
Cersei saying have to earn a queen and then hitting it anyway most relatable modern woman storyline to date on GoT
— Samhita Mukhopadhyay (@TheSamhita) April 15, 2019
16. You sit on a throne of LIES
— Cersei Lannister (@iamqueencersei) April 15, 2019
17. Omg Sansa the dead are nearly at your door!!!
everybody: the greatest army in the world and also dragons
Sansa Stark: https://t.co/PqXB8FIPnf
— Tabir Akhter (@tabir) April 15, 2019
18. Just who do you think I am?
— وسيم مجدوب (@wassimmejdoub) April 15, 2019
19. A true queen knows her worth
Arya with the biggest flex of 2019 “you don’t know any other rich girls” 😂 #GameofThrones
— T-Pain (@TPAIN) April 15, 2019
20. Cersei is the worst, THE WORST
Qyburn: “I’m afraid I bring terrible news. The dead have broken through the wall.”
— Luke (@WiStLuFra) April 15, 2019
21. At least you can't hear the prawns screaming
— ✨Blue Jesse ✨ (@Pheonix_frost) April 15, 2019
Here's what the critics had to say about season eight, episode one:
Game of Thrones reactions aren't all just from your sofa critics, some actual TV critics have been reviewing it too.
The Guardian has said season 8, episode 1 is a "thrilling start, with reunions we’ve waited years for and a shocking new kill list." The Guardian review said: "This was a thrilling episode with its pedal to the floor, in which new alliances were made, old ones tested and long-awaited reunions occurred."
In a review from The Sun, it says: "Fans will not be disappointed by the hotly anticipated opener to the eighth and last series – but just how the show's bosses will tie up the epic tale in just six episodes is baffling.
"The opener was surprisingly comedic – with deadpan gags littered throughout the episode. But as with previous series, it’s the darkness not the light that will have even the most avid viewer on the edge of their seat. The second half of the episode in particular had several hold your breath moments." The Sun rated the episode a 4/5.
There is a Game of Thrones spoiler free review on The Telegraph. It says Winterfell "dives headlong into the action."
"The gruesome Lannister-Greyjoy coupling helps crank up the sex quota in an episode otherwise struggling to reach anything like the show’s previous levels of fornication and death." The Telegraph also rates the episode a 4/5.
What were the viewing figures last night?
One billion people watched the season eight premiere. A whole billion!!! So yeah, Game of Thrones is a pretty big deal.
How many Game of Thrones episodes are there in total?
There have been 67 Game of Thrones episodes in total, and recapping on them all is going to be a tough job for anyone. So imagine doing all that and then not joining in on all the Game of Thrones reactions, memes and wild social media posting? Such a waste of time.
Who stars in the Game of Thrones and when was it first released?
The show has been around since 2011, and has made previously unknown actors such as Kit Harington, Emilia Clarke, Maisie Williams and Sophie Turner, household names.