Originally Posted by PanzerMeyer
I've given up trying to make sense of the stupid military tactics on this show. I'll just go with the flow and leave my brain at the front door when I watch the final 2 episodes.

The long night battle sequence makes sense as they weren't fighting against a normal medieval army. The Dothraki
had to bait the wights into fighting as they were just standing there waiting. It was only when they were close to defeat when the night king came out and that was their only chance to win the war.