Even if you don't watch Game of Thrones, you probably know at least something about it from the thousands of memes, articles, and rants on social media. And you're probably aware that since the Game of Thrones finale aired back in April, many fans of the HBO series are quite unhappy with what they've been given. Especially after two years of waiting since there was a longer-than-usual break between season 7 and 8.

And according to many who watched the Game of Thrones season 8, there are more than enough reasons to be upset (spoilers ahead!). The most criticized aspect of the final season is the writing with fans tearing apart nonsensical plot-points and skewed character development. From short, strongly-worded rants to full paragraphs detailing every single flaw, the fans of the show took to social media to make their stance on Game of Thrones ending clear. So scroll down to see the best memes and what people had to say, and don't forget to comment with your own opinion!

#1

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Chris Rickards
Community Member
10 months ago

I am surprised they didn't show her eating ice cream straight from the container.

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#2

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Bob Beltcher
Community Member
10 months ago

Right! A blade went through his skull and he just pulled it out and kept going. Come on man!

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Most of the people are upset about two main characters, or their characters arcs to be exact. One of them is Jaime Lannister, the Kingslayer, who spent most of the 8 seasons on a personal journey towards (or seemingly, away from) redemption. Many fans were outraged by the Game of Thrones plot development where the man who gave away his honor by murdering the one he was supposed to protect to save millions of people, in the end turned to say that he never cared about innocent lives. 

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Phoebe Bean
Community Member
10 months ago

Ok, does that make me a bad person for wishing Cersei a horrible death or is just that GoT writers did lead me to believe she deserved a cruel demise given her evil ways??? Because rocks.... I mean.... rocks....

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Luis Milian
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10 months ago

that white horse tho

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One of the biggest plot turns and another source of fan outrage was the way the show-runners David Benioff and D.B. Weiss handled the Dragon Queen's character arc. Daenerys Targaryen was a character who spent 7 seasons coming into her own right after being sold like a slave by her own brother, who fought for the lives of innocents, ended up doing a complete 180 in a span of a few episodes. Instead of accepting the city's surrender just after a little more than 7 minutes of her attack, Dany decided to 'make it personal' and burn thousands of civilians alive by dragon fire. 

#5

83 People Roast Game Of Thrones S8 After The Last Episode

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Christina Sersif
Community Member
10 months ago

:(

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Flash Henry
Community Member
10 months ago

...I would be totally fine with that scenario at this point tbh

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If the social media posts and Game of Thrones memes aren't enough of an indicator that the show is going down a pretty dark path, then the ratings can confirm that. While season 8 episodes have more viewers than any other season before, the (usually high) ratings started plummeting as soon as the episode 3 rolled out. The latest ep "The Bells" has a rating of 6.8 on IMDB, just a slight rise from the previous episode's 6.6 which was also the series lowest rating ever. If that isn't telling of the reception of the final season, then we're not sure what else could be.

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Michelle Line
Community Member
10 months ago

I would have liked to have seen an update on her torturing, though. That was one of the few times - perhaps the only time - I cheered Cersei.

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#8

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Phoebe Bean
Community Member
10 months ago

What´s High Valyrian for All good plots must die?

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#9

Fans Say Got Season 8 Sucks And Here Are 83 Hilarious Memes About It

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back atya
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10 months ago

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the queen looks terrible w/o make up. No wonder Jon didn't want her. And they killed the red hair babe for D

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#10

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Kari Panda
Community Member
10 months ago

This. So many series I watched, from early childhood cartoons to modern real life actor shows, did this. Just throw in some surprising plot twist/change of character to keep things ‚interesting‘, even if it makes no sense at all. So many shows were ruined by this.

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83 People Roast Game Of Thrones S8 After The Last Episode

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Rainy Day Wolf
Community Member
10 months ago

but Cercei just looks out the window... top that XD

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#12

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Michelle Line
Community Member
10 months ago (edited)

Agreed! GoT broke my heart in S8 E5. Seven + years only to see the heroine (aka "Mhysa") turn into a monster. I wasn't expecting a story-book ending (although I would have enjoyed one), but I was hoping - and wanting - to see Dany and Jon both take the throne together.

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#13

Fans Say Got Season 8 Sucks And Here Are 83 Hilarious Memes About It

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Sussie Jespersen
Community Member
10 months ago

*Starbucks

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#14

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Phoebe Bean
Community Member
10 months ago

Never say never.

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#15

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Phoebe Bean
Community Member
10 months ago

Yes.... GoT writers were dracaryised....

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#16

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Phoebe Bean
Community Member
10 months ago

That guy always had a Plan B and suddenly he is outsmarted.... Makes no sense.

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#17

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Phoebe Bean
Community Member
10 months ago

Perhaps GoT expected us not to notice the writing, LOL

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83 People Roast Game Of Thrones S8 After The Last Episode

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#19

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Phoebe Bean
Community Member
10 months ago

Remember when she locked up her dragons because they roasted a child??? And now she doesn´t give a hoot about anyone?

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#20

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Phoebe Bean
Community Member
10 months ago

The Sopranos series finale. That´s all I´m saying....

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#21

83 People Who Roasted Game Of Thrones Writing Like Wildfire

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Molly Universe
Community Member
10 months ago

OOF

#22

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MissT
Community Member
10 months ago

Agree... it was beautifully shot and directed. Too bad the writing ruined everything.

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#23

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Gary
Community Member
10 months ago

He managed to tuck and roll before GoT crashed in to a flaming wreck.

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#24

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Christina Sersif
Community Member
10 months ago

Dany said she couldn't have kids and Jon asked her if she's ever really tried. That seemed a very subtle hint of foreshadowing that was clearly f*cking pointless.

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#25

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Shull GaRett
Community Member
10 months ago

Khalesi, Mother of dragons, Unburnt... bbla bla bla, Burner of Kings Landing.

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#26

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Lisa J
Community Member
10 months ago

miss sunday! i can't unhear that now.

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#27

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Gary
Community Member
10 months ago

You watch for years hoping when her time comes it will be cruel and satisfying. Then you blink and miss it, you wind back and can't believe the bloody plot twisting cruel ends GoT is known for just dropped some rocks on her head like the plot from a Road Runner cartoon.

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#28

83 People Roast Game Of Thrones S8 After The Last Episode

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Shubham Shukla
Community Member
10 months ago

It will be called Christianity

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#29

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Kim Carter
Community Member
10 months ago

Gravity…Lannister enemy #1

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B
Community Member
10 months ago

Sun was behind the dragon. Tactical.

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