Game of Thrones finale: Where does the fantasy genre go from here?
After eight seasons, the final episode airs Sunday, May 19 at 9:00 p.m. on HBO.
Saturday, May 18th 2019, 12:01 PM EDT by
Emilia Clarke in Game of Thrones Season 8. Helen Sloan / HBO
In the shadow of the series finale of "Game of Thrones," we take stock of how the show came to be a pop culture juggernaut and what its end means for the fantasy genre.