Even as we inch closer to the official start of spring, "Game of Thrones" fans know winter is coming, if not fast enough.
To tide us over, HBO has released the first clips from the upcoming fifth season of the hit fantasy drama. We've seen snippets of them before, in the trailers and in those promotional visions from the Three-Eyed Raven, but still ...
In the first, Jon Snow confronts a defeated Mance Rayder, while in the second Tyrion Lannister questions why Lord Varys freed him from his prison and smuggled him out of Westeros.
"Game of Thrones" returns April 12 on HBO.