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‘Game of Thrones’: HBO releases trailer for final season

The official trailer for the final season of “Game of Thrones” was released Tuesday — and it promised a dragon-packed climax to the popular HBO fantasy series. The 2-minute clip for the eighth season of the Emmy-winning show — which starts April 14 — shows dragons blowing fire, dragon flying over the castle at Winterfell, dragons soaring through icy canons. Basically dragons, dragons, dragons 24/7. It also shows armies marching, riding and sailing toward what is sure to be a final major battle with the evil white walkers. As dramatic fantasy music reached a crescendo, Kit Harington’s Jon Snow character describes them as an enemy that “doesn’t tire, doesn’t stop, doesn’t feel.” All the other major characters are ...