HBO releases photos from the final season of Game of Thrones

Game of Thrones returns for its final season on April 14. #ForTheThrone

NEW YORK - As Game of Thrones fans eagerly await the release of the final season of the series, HBO has released a collection of images to keep them guessing.

The pictures feature several leading characters including Daenarys Targaryen, Jon Snow, Cersei Lannister and Sansa Stark.

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With a few more weeks until the first episode airs, fans have started speculating on what to expect from the hit series.

Below are some of the pictures taken by the GoT principal stills photographer, Helen Sloan: