Game of Thrones Season 8 is finally set to release! They haven’t committed to a specific date (unfortunately), but we’re optimistic. Our countdown timers are set to Sunday, April 7, 2019. Season 8 has a budget of $90 million (for comparison, season 3 had a budget of $40 million), so strap in, grab the popcorn and get ready for some non-stop action! Here are some of our favorite theories and predictions for season 8! .