Game of Thrones: Everything You Need to Know (Video)

HBO's 22-minute video will get new viewers up-to-speed (and recap season one for existing fans) in time for Sunday's season two "Game of Thrones" premiere

Last Updated: August 30, 2012 @ 10:23 PM

"Game of Thrones" may seem hard to follow, with its seven kingdoms, old gods, new gods, and countless characters. But a new, 22-minute HBO video catches fans up on everything they need to know, and lays the groundwork for people who will tune into the show for the first time when season two premieres Sunday.

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HBO's video, "You Win or You Die," not only recaps most of season one's major happenings, but also provides a look ahead. It also features interviews with cast members Peter Dinklage (who won an Emmy and a Golden Globe for his role as Tyrion Lannister) and Emilia Clarke and producers David Benioff and D.B. Weiss.

Watch the video: