February 26, 2013 1:22pm PT by Michael O'Connell
HBO Slots 'Game of Thrones' Recap Special for March (Video)
With just a month to go before Game of Thrones' third season, signs of the series' return are everywhere.
VIDEO: Game of Thrones' Season 3 Full Trailer
The new trailer, debuting late Friday night, has already amassed north of 13 million views on YouTube alone. And urban-dwellers have no doubt seen the marketing campaign covering billboards and bus stops with ominous dragon shadows.
Now HBO is targeting both confused die-hards and potential new viewers with a recap special. Game Of Thrones: A Gathering Storm debuts on the cable network Friday, March 8, at 9:45 p.m. ET. It will feature interviews with cast and crew as well as clips from the previous seasons.
PHOTOS: 'Game of Thrones' Season 3 Preview
The network released a quick snippet on Tuesday: