Game of Thrones' massive roster of compelling characters can make it difficult to keep track of everyone's whereabouts. After missing for Season Seven of the series, Jon Snow's
“Oh, you’ll see him again. He has a fair amount of screen time in Season Eight,” VFX supervisor Joe Bauer shared with The Huffington Post. “He does show up.”
In the series, House Stark of Winterfell is represented by the
Despite the wolf being the smallest of the pack, the animal has regularly proven his strength and his devotion to Jon, springing into action in order to help his master. Throughout the course of the series, various
Bauer hinted that one reason Ghost might not have appeared in recent episodes is the limited nature of what the actual animals on set are capable of.
The show's narrative has subjected the Stark children to a number of traumatic events, with the
“I think that has something to do with why the
The other surviving wolf in the show is Nymeria, who belongs to Arya Stark. Bauer might have been coy about Nymeria's fate in the final season, but confirmed Ghost's appearance.
Bauer admitted, “Ghost does show up, and he does some ... he’s very present and does some pretty cool things in Season Eight.”
The final season of Game of Thrones will debut sometime in 2019.2comments
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[H/T The Huffington Post]