Series Overview

After 7 long seasons, Game of Thrones is in its finals, and many of us don’t want to miss as the lead characters are fighting the final battle of Winterfell against the Lannisters and the Army of the Dead. Premiering April 14th, at 9:00 PM ET and PT, GOT Season 8 is available in its full glory on HBO, HBO GO and HBO Now.

Watch Game of Thrones Season 8

Watch Game of Thrones Season 8

Of course, if you do not possess a streaming box or streaming stick, then you may want to catch up with the action by subscribing to HBO online.

Episode Schedule in April and May

  • 14thApril 1st Episode
  • 21stApril 2nd Episode
  • 28thApril 3rd Episode
  • May 5th4th Episode
  • 12thMay 5th Episode
  • 19thMay features the 6th Episode

HBO Go and HBO Now

  • Two distinctive mobile offerings, both of them require a subscription
  • If you have already paid for HBO through the cable provider, then HBO GO is available as a free online option
  • Instead, HBO Now is a standalone service that is available directly with a subscription to HBO – it does not require a cable provider’s login
  • GOT Season 8 is easily available through HBO Go for those who have a cable subscription to HBO
  • Cancel anytime with a membership fee of $14.99 per month – signing up is free of cost along with a free trial available for about 7 days
  • Depending upon how much time you have on your hands, you can go in for the free trial and watch Game of Thrones free
  • Although to watch each episode of GOT Season 8, as soon as it premieres, you require a subscription

Other ways

  • There are also other streaming options available if you are not directly subscribed to HBO
  • Purchase each of the individual episodes for all seasons including season 7 on Amazon Prime
  • Likewise, you can also watch GOT Season 8 on Hulu and other providers


  • Even on Hulu, you will find a one-week free trial
  • The base plan is said to start at $5.99 per month after which users get to watch a lot more than just series
  • Other than GOT Season 8, watch Fifty Shades of Freed, The Sopranos, Super Troopers 2 and much more
  • Incidentally, HBO can be added to any of the Hulu plans through which you can enjoy all of your favorite programming including some Hulu Originals, blockbuster movies, kids’ shows, exclusive series and their full seasons and much more
  • On supported devices, users can watch HBO live particularly available for subscribers, where you can also add-on HBO Premium
  • If you have the HBO Now app, simply use your Hulu login to watch on-demand content and a range of others
  • With the Unlimited Screens add-on service, you and your entire family can watch HBO on three mobile screens and 5 home screens simultaneously

DirecTV Now

  • Subscribers can watch GOT Season 8 with DirecTV Now packages that contains HBO as part of its subscription
  • Providing instant channel and viewing access online, DirecTV comes with a month-to-month payment scheme with no contracts whatsoever
  • With no credit check or cable or satellite verification, users just have to signup online to access DirecTV Now
  • Get the DirecTV Now app to watch at any time and from anywhere
  • Basically, the provider offers two simple packages, the Plus and the Max
  • At $50 per month, get the Plus package and watch HBO, HBO Family and even HBO Latino
  • Along with a selection of other premier channels such as ABC, ESPN and ESPN 2, Disney and Disney Junior, E!, and much more
  • The MAX package costs around $70 per month and besides the HBO channels, and others encompassed in its basic Plus bundle also offers CBS, Cartoon Network, CNN, NBC, National Geographic and National Geographic Wild and much more

Sling TV

  • HBO Live is now available on Sling TV as well
  • Now, subscribers to Sling’s basic packages also get to watch GOT Season 8 without any hassles
  • On its own, HBO costs around $15 – add Sling TV’s basic package at $25 to watch other channels such as AMC, TNT, IFC and much more
  • There are additional features available on the provider such as Parental Controls and mini guides making it easy for viewers to choose their programming


  • Competing with Netflix, HBO brings the inimitable HBO Now and especially with Netflix vying for the ‘Original Content’ space
  • Inside the subscription, you will find, of course, GOT Season 8, and a new recently-ended series of The Wire along with a curated section of full-length feature films as well

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