The first episode of 'Game Of Thrones' is coming to cinemas & fans can't deal

29 March 2019 - 13:26 By Kyle Zeeman
A still from 'Game of Thrones' Season 8.
A still from 'Game of Thrones' Season 8.
Image: Helen Stills/HBO/Game of Thrones/Instagram

Nu Metro was the toast of social media on Friday when it announced it will be airing the highly anticipated first episode of the upcoming eighth season of drama series Game of Thrones.

Three cinemas will open on April 15 for a 3am screening of the premiere of the final season. 

The cinemas are: Hyde Park Nu Metro in Johannesburg, Pavilion Nu Metro in Durban and Canal Walk Nu Metro in Cape Town.

Right now, the only way to score a ticket is to win one in a competition.

Fans who win tickets are being encouraged to dress for the occasion, which means get your best Arya Stark on!

Fans of the show are already preparing, flooding social media with memes and messages of excitement at the news.