Category Archives: Game of Thrones

Games of Thrones – “Fire and Blood”: Here there be dragons

I can’t believe the first season is over.  It feels like it started last week, and when I think about the length of the build-up and anticipation prior to the start of the season, it feels even shorter still.  After … Continue reading

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Game of Thrones – “Baelor”: Half a league, half a league, half a league onward

Phew. Now THAT was an hour of television well spent.  It’s quite a relief really, to have finally made it past this point in the series, as I’ve been watching and discussing the show with many friends who aren’t familiar … Continue reading

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Game of Thrones – “The Pointy End”: Cry havoc and let slip the dogs of war

I’m going to begin this post with the bad news.  Unbelievable as it may seem, there are only two episodes left in this first season of Game of Thrones, after which we’re going to have to wait 9 long months … Continue reading

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Game of Thrones – “You Win or You Die”: The men who would be king

Two weeks in a row that I’m late with the Game of Thrones recap?  I’d like to say that this isn’t the start of a trend, that both weeks I had legitimate excuses for the delay… but I think we … Continue reading

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Game of Thrones – “A Golden Crown”: Be careful what you wish for

Sorry for the delay on getting this up.  I’d like to say that my mind was so blown by the amount of pure awesome in Sunday’s episode that it’s taken me this long to process everything, but the real answer … Continue reading

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Game of Thrones Explainer: Week 5

This is our weekly feature where I clarify some of the people, places, and relationships covered in each week’s episode of Game of Thrones.  This is a dense world and a lot of information is being dumped on new viewers … Continue reading

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Game of Thrones – “The Wolf and the Lion”: Families feud

Believe it or not, we’re now 50% through the first season of Game of Thrones.  Up until this point a lot of work has been spent establishing the foundation of our story, but at times it’s seemed not a whole … Continue reading

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