'Game of Thrones' Episode 5 Sneak Peek: The Final War Begins (PHOTOS)

Meaghan Darwish

The penultimate episode is upon us as Game of Thrones reaches its final stretch — two episodes to go with nearly 3 hours of air time.

It appears the next battle of the season will be the focus of Episode 5 as we see fan-favorite characters Jon Snow (Kit Harington), Tyrion (Peter Dinklage) and more approach King's Landing. Will the northern troops defeat Cersei (Lena Headey)?

Fans will have to tune in on Sunday, May 12, but until then click through the gallery above for a sneak peek at the episode ahead.

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