Game of Thrones returns on Sunday, April 14, for the eighth and final season. Since 2011, fans of the show have watched their favorite characters struggle for power and try to stay alive in Westeros. Now that the Starks and Targaryens are related, they could finally have the power to take the Lannisters' throne and save the Empire from the White Walkers Martin's A Song of Ice and Fire is over. Although HBO has several prequel series in the works, it will take some time before before any of them even get a release date. That means fans have to look elsewhere to find their epic political thrillers. The good news is that there are now a few streaming shows that can itch the Game of Thrones .