Directed by David Nutter. With Peter Dinklage, Nikolaj Coster-Waldau, Lena Headey, Emilia Clarke. April 28, 2019 7:22pm PT by Josh Wigler 'Game of Thrones' Final Season: Who Died in the Battle of Winterfell — and Why It Matters Forces loyal to House Stark besiege Winterfell, which is held by House Greyjoy. Sunday night's episode of Game of Thrones featured the long-awaited Battle of Winterfell, and, as many expected, it featured the deaths of several … Advert 10 Close Cersei gives Euron the reward he aims for. It may have been one of the most epic battle scenes of all time, but it appears the long-awaited Battle of Winterfell has left some viewers feeling a little deflated. A battle at Winterfell, alternatively the battle outside the gates of Winterfell, occurs in the winter town by the gates of Winterfell, determining the outcome of the north during the War of the Five Kings. Battle of Winterfell ... amazing battle, and so on. And this being Season 6, it was time to land on a phenomenal clash of swords and shields — and 'Battle of the Bastards' certainly delivered." Melisandre makes a surprising return on Game of Thrones season 8 episode 3 before the Battle of Winterfell. The third episode of Season Eight introduced some major plot holes. Game of Thrones star Iwan Rheon thinks HBO's final season provided some of the best TV in some time- especially The Battle of Winterfell. Jon and Daenerys arrive in Winterfell and are met with skepticism. Theon follows his heart. After watching Game of Thrones' Battle of Winterfell, here are 30 questions and plot holes from Season 8 Episode 3. House Bolton, though sworn to the Starks, betrays the Stark army. Sam learns about the fate of his family.