Since the end of Season 5, which seems years ago, there were plenty of cliffhangers to let our imagination go into overdrive. The latest trailer for season 6 is leaving us very much in the dark. The trailer is as action-packed as you’d expect, but still only gives us glimpses into what is to come. The teaser references all the major scenes from the last episode, over a haunting cover from James Vincent McMorrow of Chris Isaac’s “Wicked Games”, all to add to the dramatic effect.

HBO are teasing fans even more over the death of Jon Snow with this latest footage. It’s been highly debated ever since and our questions will still be left unanswered until the new season aires.

The trailer shows all the key players in the game, including Cercei Lannister who was last seen publicly shamed, and fans will be pleased to see her state ‘I choose violence’ and she will no doubt be seeking revenge with the aid of Gregor Clegane. Brianne of Tarth, Arya Stark, Sanza Stark, Peter Littlefinger and the rest are all briefly shown, with HBO staying true to form and playing their cards close to their chests. But fans will rejoice at Bran’s return – in the penultimate and most intriguing scene of the trailer, he’s seen meeting the king of the white walkers.

Game of Thrones Season 6 will premiere on 24 April on HBO, when the greatest game will begin again. Until then, you’ll have to pick apart the trailer and attempt to work out what’s coming, and if it’s winter…

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