Game of Thrones S8E03 Explained

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    What happens in Game of Thrones S8E03, The Long Night? What is the meaning behind the end of the Dothraki? What is Bran doing all episode? Why does Melisandre die? What is the meaning of Game of Thrones now that the white walkers are gone?

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  • William Stephens
    William Stephens  5 дней назад

    Ser Rodrick said the handle was made of dragonbone, not obsidian

    • davejordy1
      davejordy1  6 дней назад

      around the time you show the "ultimate final confrontation with bad guys" and X's over every dead characters face? and yet theres Edd Tolley with no X over his face, when you make fun of how quickly he dies? Well, it kind of feels like a coffee cup left in a scene. In the middle of all the bad stuff you want to point out in this episode, you forget to do all your duty in accurately depicting which characters are dead. Is it petty, and irrelevant? Sure! But so is this video. If you refuse to cut the show any lee way on ANY point you want to make, then at least show that you have done all of your due diligence and update your graphics accordingly. This whole thing is so petty and I feel the show needs SOMEONE to stand up for the internet vitriol.

      • Dark Wizard
        Dark Wizard  2 недель назад

        I don't think that many people can fit in that castle.

        • Dalek Emperor
          Dalek Emperor  2 недель назад

          The tactics in this episode are so bad that I am legitimatly curious if Rian Johnson managed to infiltrate the Game of Thrones' writting staff and corrupt them with the same bottom-less stupidity that infests him.

          Oh yeah, its that bad.

          • JohnThe Champ
            JohnThe Champ  2 недель назад

            Dany and Jon should've killed the Night King and Arya shoud've killed Cerci

            • Vaibhav Tripathi
              Vaibhav Tripathi  3 недель назад

              You criticize too much.

              • Nealikus
                Nealikus  3 недель назад

                "After Stannis died in seasons 5"

                SHOW. ME. THE. BODY.

                • Bendetoma
                  Bendetoma  3 недель назад

                  I admit - while waiting for Season 8 I completely forgot about Alt Shift X... now I can wait to see him losing his mind!

                  • SwordBreaker925
                    SwordBreaker925  3 недель назад

                    Jorah somehow dies from a sword piercing straight through his plate armor, something not even the strongest humans can do (swords are meant for stabbing between plates, maces are used for breaking through armor), but somehow a rotting corpse has the strength to pierce his armor with a rusty iron sword. GoT logic for ya

                    • King Loser
                      King Loser  3 недель назад

                      19:02 Eddison Tolett lives? ;-)

                      • Kiwikick238
                        Kiwikick238  4 недель назад

                        1. i dont understand why Daenerys landed only to tell john to go after bran. She deserved having the undead attack her dragon and jura conveniently being there to save her was bad.
                        2. How did none of the whigt walkers notice arya if the undead was able to hear her blood drop and the night king could hear john run after him earlier.
                        3. The dothraki and brans power were treated as nothing

                        • Yeeoldeseabass Yeeoldeseabass
                          Yeeoldeseabass Yeeoldeseabass  4 недель назад

                          There sure was plenty of stabbing straight through plate armour in this episode.

                          • alexizdabestPSN
                            alexizdabestPSN  1 месяцев назад

                            I think once the final books are eventually released, we’ll have a more meaningful ending to the Others story arc. Poor scripting and a rushed season left it with too many unanswered questions

                            • EyeSeeYou
                              EyeSeeYou  1 месяцев назад

                              The show is called "Game of thrones" not "a song of ice and fire" so at least it makes sense to the title of the show, that the main plot is not defeating the white walkers, but making plays for the iron throne. Still..... what the fuck lmao

                              • EyeSeeYou
                                EyeSeeYou  1 месяцев назад

                                as someone who read the books and loved the show... I just can't believe they made arya the one to kill the night king. what were they thinking? Just terrible. The whole azor ahai prophecy in the show had literally no meaning at all... God I hope we actually get the last 2 books

                                • Siamzero1994
                                  Siamzero1994  1 месяцев назад

                                  The hilt is made of dragon bone

                                  • Jessie Wang
                                    Jessie Wang  1 месяцев назад

                                    Bran is busy preparing to be king, i guess

                                    • Mooseballs
                                      Mooseballs  1 месяцев назад

                                      “The end of the Dothraki”

                                      “Half are gone”

                                      • Ranjit Bahadur
                                        Ranjit Bahadur  1 месяцев назад

                                        The more I think about S8 in retrospect the worse it becomes.
                                        Still, it’s a small price to pay for not having white savior queen Dany triumph over all.

                                        • Daniel Pack
                                          Daniel Pack  1 месяцев назад

                                          These very sorts of stupid tactics are why the West got stuck with Constantine instead of Maxentius as Roman Emperor due to the Battle of the Milvian Bridge. Why emulate Maxentius when they could do so much better?

                                          • Alexey Baal
                                            Alexey Baal  1 месяцев назад

                                            What do we say to the God of writing? not this season

                                            • deadphishiy
                                              deadphishiy  1 месяцев назад

                                              So like what crimes did Tyrion even need to pay for? What mistakes did he make? He implimented a whores tax in KL. He killed shae which is fine. I guess the only real crime was killing his father. But everyone kinda seems happy about that. It's not like Tyrion was anywhere near joffrey level

                                              • Ken Dalrymple
                                                Ken Dalrymple  1 месяцев назад

                                                “Unless you count Qhono, and no one counts Qhono “ 😂😂😂

                                                • jmb180
                                                  jmb180  1 месяцев назад

                                                  Thanks for the lolz in this analysis. Only way to make sense of this farce. Season 8 is a complete joke.

                                                  • John Hammenjr
                                                    John Hammenjr  2 месяцев назад

                                                    Mauler sent me here and I’m happy I came

                                                    • The Danish Chilean
                                                      The Danish Chilean  2 месяцев назад

                                                      Wow people are freaking out over this episode like crazy. It was freaking awesome. Maybe with a little less plot armour it would have perfect. And also, it’s not like their had been that much caracter development with NK, I mean, he had only been in seven other episodes all series, and besides, he was never going to be the big bad. That was always Cersei. It is about a battle for the throne. At least the show.

                                                      • Jack Rowe
                                                        Jack Rowe  1 месяцев назад

                                                        @The Danish Chilean Well we can agree to disagree

                                                      • The Danish Chilean
                                                        The Danish Chilean  1 месяцев назад

                                                        @Jack Rowe I don't feel like he had been build up as anything else then a plot device. I mean he's the only character in the show who is not grey. Even freaking Ramsay and Joffrey are people you can sympathize with somewhat. I was glad he got an unceremonial ending since he was boring character and not at all like any other one in the show(but in a bad way).

                                                      • Jack Rowe
                                                        Jack Rowe  1 месяцев назад

                                                        The entire purpose of the books is that the white walkers are the enemy number one, and that everything else is a distraction. We're meant to sympathise with those who know the danger but who are hopelessly trying to get everyone to listen. It's why it opens with the walkers. Doesn't matter how many episodes you've been in, if you've been built up to be the greatest danger, destines to be killed by Azor Ahai, and then Dumb and Dumber just yeet Arya in, that's stupid

                                                    • TheSuperQuail
                                                      TheSuperQuail  2 месяцев назад

                                                      I love the deadpan indifference to the ridiculous moments. :D

                                                      • Jeffrey Warren
                                                        Jeffrey Warren  2 месяцев назад

                                                        The writers this season are an embarrassment to storytelling. There was a perfect set up to give an overarching message that emphasizes putting differences with enemies aside, and uniting as a people in order to battle an ultimate threat. But no - we got "subversion"; and back to highlighting petty bs. Character arcs get thrown in the garbage. Bad writing, and rushing to a conclusion was a way bigger enemy than the Night King ever could have been. What a waste of a story. Thanks for wasting my time D & D - if you fell out of love with the source material, you should have honorably passed off the show to someone who still gave a damn about the story. Thanks for being lazy and distracted George - your story isn't done yet, but who cares? At least we got to see you in a cameo of Sharknado. Good priorities...

                                                        • renato souza
                                                          renato souza  2 месяцев назад

                                                          The sequence in the library is the stupidest I have ever seen. This guys are shown to be way quicker than people, and you assume that they can hear, see you and feel your body warmth like any kind of zombie, even more because they are cold, but turns out - and I can't think of a scene that contradicts this - they can only see and hear, so walk behind them quietly and you won't be harmed.
                                                          I remember how they killed thousands in Hardhome with a "wave of death", and now it all seems ridiculous. These writters can't make a simple hero vs villain combat plot, they overpower the villain and then make the hero kill him like he was nothing.

                                                          • Larkin Hancock
                                                            Larkin Hancock  2 месяцев назад

                                                            Melisandre couldn't try to bring back a couple people.

                                                            • orangeapples
                                                              orangeapples  2 месяцев назад

                                                              Lol, you could hear the hope and disappointment in his voice the past 2 episodes. Then episode 3 happens and the memes come out.

                                                              • Rockforce80
                                                                Rockforce80  2 месяцев назад

                                                                Episode 3: The end of the Dothraki Episode 6: We sort of forgot about the end of the Dothraki...

                                                                • Onyxsolo
                                                                  Onyxsolo  2 месяцев назад

                                                                  More entertaining than the entire season.

                                                                  • ThePROFESS10NAL
                                                                    ThePROFESS10NAL  2 месяцев назад

                                                                    Fuck Arya killing the night king. So fucking gay. Remake season 8 only this time let the night king cut her in half as she’s jumping through the air. No one would have expected that!

                                                                    • sweetbeardbro
                                                                      sweetbeardbro  2 месяцев назад

                                                                      Nope nothing.

                                                                      • Bootyhunter834 Gaming
                                                                        Bootyhunter834 Gaming  2 месяцев назад

                                                                        The beginning of the end

                                                                        • Arash Parsi
                                                                          Arash Parsi  2 месяцев назад

                                                                          Little did we know that only half the Dothraki were dead! Even threw off the show runners! LOL KILL ME

                                                                          • Simpson
                                                                            Simpson  2 месяцев назад

                                                                            well, at least it was unexpected, am i right?

                                                                            • Simpson
                                                                              Simpson  2 месяцев назад

                                                                              you must've torn your hair out during the next three episodes.

                                                                              • Shob81
                                                                                Shob81  2 месяцев назад

                                                                                Fuck Jon and Dany. They were almost irrelevant to the prophecy. Bran has always been the PTWP. It was a fight between him and NK. As I said under your other video:

                                                                                I find it hilarious that he spends so much time to analyzing these
                                                                                obscure clues, but completely forgets the absolutely essential part of
                                                                                the prophecy which is: "works with the Children of the Forest to stop
                                                                                the long night". How many characters meet the Children in the story?

                                                                                Yeah, I know it`s obvious now after season 8. But really, the only
                                                                                character the NK ever cared about was Bran. The whole battle was between
                                                                                those two.

                                                                                Guess that makes Arya the Lightbringer.

                                                                                • Shob81
                                                                                  Shob81  2 месяцев назад

                                                                                  Fuck Jon and Dany. They were almost irrelevant to the prophecy. Bran has always been the PTWP. It was a fight between him and NK. As I said under your other video:

                                                                                  I find it hilarious that he spends so much time to analyzing these
                                                                                  obscure clues, but completely forgets the absolutely essential part of
                                                                                  the prophecy which is: "works with the Children of the Forest to stop
                                                                                  the long night". How many characters meet the Children in the story?

                                                                                  Yeah, I know it`s obvious now after season 8. But really, the only
                                                                                  character the NK ever cared about was Bran. The whole battle was between
                                                                                  those two.

                                                                                  Guess that makes Arya the Lightbringer.

                                                                                  • Leo King
                                                                                    Leo King  2 месяцев назад

                                                                                    "The end of the Dothraki, essentially"

                                                                                    ... Until they all get reborn in time for ep 5

                                                                                    • Jess Siemers
                                                                                      Jess Siemers  2 месяцев назад

                                                                                      No at the end all the unsullied and dothraki were resurrected somehow

                                                                                      • RoyaleWithBees
                                                                                        RoyaleWithBees  2 месяцев назад

                                                                                        I'm very late to the party and only finished season yesterday, excuse my venting:

                                                                                        Anticlimactic as fuck is all I can say about this gloomy overly- Hollywood episode

                                                                                        Crappy tactics to force many character deaths in dumb as fuck ways

                                                                                        Basically like Infinity War where the Wakandans with their superior tech do a mass charge with swords and clubs against what are basically 40k Genestealers, to force all the heroes into the fray in a fairly uninspired way

                                                                                        Moronic and trite writing to force certain moments conveniently on screen


                                                                                        • RoyaleWithBees
                                                                                          RoyaleWithBees  2 месяцев назад

                                                                                          Totally wasted the entire Dothraki?
                                                                                          Unsullied sacrificed why?
                                                                                          Few fan favourites like Edd and Lyanna killed for very vague reasons?

                                                                                          Trebuchets outside walls?
                                                                                          Fuck all entrenchments?
                                                                                          It was a world war z sized horde, what was the point of even going into the field against them?

                                                                                          Unsullied shield wall really achieved fuck all, they didn't even use their swords once they realised how fast and relentless the assault is?

                                                                                          Like spears deter the living from getting close but when they're doing full WWE flying body-slams en masse, maybe should a reconsidered using spears?

                                                                                          hell everyone was so fucking slow to even shoot them once they started squashing the barricades?

                                                                                          Fucking hell bad writing aside, didn't even make sense

                                                                                      • James S
                                                                                        James S  2 месяцев назад

                                                                                        "This is the end of the Dothraki.." I guess episode 5&6 forgot that.

                                                                                        • Tyler Wells
                                                                                          Tyler Wells  2 месяцев назад

                                                                                          Just like the episode, I can't see shit in this video

                                                                                          • selvmordspilot
                                                                                            selvmordspilot  2 месяцев назад

                                                                                            Love the Rick and Morty reference xD

                                                                                            • Imame Bendarkaoui
                                                                                              Imame Bendarkaoui  2 месяцев назад

                                                                                              "He sees Sam almost killed by whites but doesn't help him, which in bird culture is considered a dick move"
                                                                                              i'm the one getting killed here 🤣