Concluding season of ‘Game of Thrones’ premieres on HBO via SKY

Ending with a stare down that was literally years in the making, Game of Thrones kicked off its final season on Monday morning in the Philippines.

Concluding season of ‘Game of Thrones’ premieres on HBO via SKY
Arya and Jon Snow in one of the iconic scenes in the premiere episode of the concluding season of the highly popular HBO series, ‘Game of Thrones.’
The wait is over for the fans of the Emmy-winning fantasy series as the premiere episode of the final season aired on Monday on HBO and its online streaming service HBO GO on SKY.

The epic start of the highly-talked about series was telecast on HBO (ch 54 SD | 168 HD) in Metro Manila and (ch 402 SD | 710 HD) in regional areas, and on HBO GO at the same time as the U.S. airing. 

In the first episode, Jon Snow has returned to Winterfell with Daenerys after they called a truce with Cersei in the season seven finale. 

Further clues of what will happen in the final run also surfaced especially about Jon Snow’s true parentage and if Bran Stark could finally reveal it to Daenerys. Viewers also anticipate the Night King’s next steps after he destroyed the Wall. 

But all eyes are on who will take the Iron Throne in the end.

Besides an exclusive season premiere watch party in the Johnnie Walker House in Poblacion, Makati for SKY subscribers and the media, SKY also has a treat for its subscribers as one of them will have the chance to win a four-day trip for two to Northern Ireland with accommodation. Also included in the trip is a Game of Thrones package tour. 

To join SKY’s flyway promo, visit to fill out an entry form. Answer the question: “Who do you think is the rightful heir to the Iron Throne and why?” and earn one e-raffle coupon. HBO GO subscribers earn an extra point. The promo is open to new and existing SKYcable, SKY Fiber Unli Broadband + HD Cable TV bundle, and SKYdirect residential subscribers with HBO as part of their channel line-up, who have an active account with good credit standing during the promo period and upon claiming of the prize.

The announcement of winners is on May 6 via page. Subscribe now to HBO GO for as low as P150/month to get the extra point for the promo. for more details. 

HBO GO is HBO’s online streaming service that enables subscribers to watch and enjoy the world’s best movies, HBO Originals and more anytime and anywhere through the website or the mobile app. Subscription to HBO GO also gives SKY subscribers free online and cable TV access to channels HBO Hits, HBO Family, and HBO Signature.

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Topics: Game of Thrones , Johnnie Walker House , Iron Throne , SKYcable , SKY Fiber Unli Broadband
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