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Jon Snow is still dead but someone else looks newly alive in new ‘Game of Thrones’ trailer

Emilia Clarke plays Danaerys on HBO’s “Game of Thrones,” which returns April 24.
Emilia Clarke plays Danaerys on HBO’s “Game of Thrones,” which returns April 24. HBO

Yep. Jon Snow is still dead.

But something is certainly afoot with his corpse in the final seconds of a new “Game of Thrones” trailer released Tuesday. HBO’s hugely popular, critically acclaimed and regularly pirated fantasy series resumes April 24.

We also get a glimpse of what appears to be — mild spoilers ahead if you haven’t been keeping up — a resurrected Ser Gregor Clegane, aka the Mountain, in what may be our favorite moment: Cersei is told to have her man step aside or the there will be violence. To which she responds, “I choose violence.” See for yourself below (contains some adult content, so consider yourself forewarned):

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