Monthly Archives May 2011

More tricks, more Tweets!

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I really should have saved the “Tricks or Tweets” title for this episode. Because, as James Hibberd pointed out, nothing went as any of our protagonists hoped. But all the better for us! So here’s our weekly Twitter reaction recap, … Continue reading

The ratings so far

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Half way through the first season it might be a good time for a quick overview of how the ratings are doing. Our pre-premiere speculations post can be found here. Below, the ratings of the first six Game of Thrones … Continue reading

Recap round-up: Episode 7

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Here are your episode 7 recaps and reviews, rounded-up for your reading pleasure. Book Readers James Hibberd – EW James Poniewozik – TIME Mo Ryan – AOL TV Todd VanDerWerff – A.V. Club Myles McNutt – Cultural Learnings Elio & … Continue reading

Episode 7 – You Win or You Die – Recap

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Episode 7 of Game of Thrones, You Win or You Die, has just aired. Wow. Another fantastic episode. What did everyone else think? Discuss the show amongst yourselves below. I’ll be back with a full recap along with my thoughts … Continue reading

Episode 7 – You Win or You Die – New Viewers Recap

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Thrones seems to up the ante with each episode and episode seven is no exception. I suspect each week is bringing more and more surprises for you new viewers. I know our newbie recapper, We Do Not Sow, was surprised … Continue reading

Episode 7 – You Win or You Die – Open Chat

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Episode 7 of Game of Thrones, You Win or You Die, is only hours away. Use this thread to discuss what you are excited about seeing tonight and also to discuss the episode as it airs. We will have a … Continue reading

Quick Hits: Comics, rankings, interviews and connections

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Let’s go around the web and take a look at all the Thrones news and notes from this past week: We’ll start things off with an announcement of a new feature here at Winter-Is-Coming.net… weekly comics! Mike Rosenzweig, creator of … Continue reading

Episode 7 preview and clips

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HBO has released some short clips from episode 7 of Game of Thrones, You Win or You Die, to go along with the previously released preview video. And in an ironic twist, most people have already seen this episode and … Continue reading

GRRM with a casting clue! … or not.

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The casting clues are back… and boy are they harder than ever. George R. R. Martin has posted a Game of Thrones casting clue, as he recently said he would do. At least, I think it is a casting clue … Continue reading

Thrones visual effects team profiled in recent articles

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The visual effects team that worked on Game of Thrones has been profiled in a couple of recent articles. The company, called BlueBolt, is a London-based visual effects studio. They are a newly formed studio, but their founders have years … Continue reading

Curtain Call: Harry Lloyd

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Here is the first in what could be a regular happening: a farewell post to a beloved character, in this case Viserys Targaryen, but more so a farewell and our best wishes to the man who embodied him for six … Continue reading

Tricks and Tweets

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Our usual weekly Tweetsplosion! We (myself @Axechucker with the aid of our loyal yet-slightly-dangerous @The_Rabbit01) followed the #GameOfThrones hashtag, and we rounded up some of the more interesting (or relevant) tweets for episode six, “A Golden Crown,” written by Jane … Continue reading



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