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Watch: 'Game of Thrones' season 2 trailer

Winter is coming, and now, "Game of Thrones" fans, the cold winds are rising.

HBO has released a short trailer for the second season of its hit drama based on the series "A Song of Ice and Fire" by George R.R. Martin. The upcoming action will feature Stannis Baratheon (Stephen Dilliane) laying claim to the coveted Iron Throne of Westeros now that his brother King Robert has died and a false heir is ruling. Check it out:

Now that the network has whetted your appetite, here's the bad news: Season 2 won't be airing until April 1, 2012, so brace yourselves for a long, hard winter!

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