The first episode was a little bit lighter on action and corpses, the San Francisco Chronicle reported. The New York Times was a bit more descriptive, tabbing the opening episode as "a somewhat soapy but generally very satisfying setup" for the show's final run.
I’m fully embracing Bran Stark’s new role as the #GameOfThrones fan at home telling the other characters to stop messing around because there are only six episodes this season. pic.twitter.com/GyOhbfC0PH
There’s a supernatural tyrant roaming the countryside with his army of the dead and an ice breathing zombie dragon and Jon Snow used his first time riding a dragon to take his girl on a romantic waterfall date.