• ‘Game of Throne' finale: Fans react with love, hate to epic series ending

    By: Shelby Lin Erdman, Cox Media Group National Content Desk

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    WESTEROS AND ESSOS - For many it’s the end of an epoch cable television era, a seismic cultural shift, as HBO’s wildly popular “Game of Thrones” comes to an end after eight seasons.

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    Whether you loved it or hated, many fans of the medieval realism and the epic violent struggles for control of the Iron Throne or independence from it on the mythical continents of Westeros and Essos are sad the series is ending.

    Fans took to social media Sunday night to express their opinions on the finale and the series’ end. 

     

    This image released by HBO shows a scene from "Game of Thrones," that aired Sunday, May 12, 2019. Daenerys has reduced King's Landing to ashes in a dramatic, heart-stopping episode of Game of Thrones, but don't count the city out.
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