Monthly Archives March 2012

More season two reviews

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The reviews for season two of Game of Thrones continue to come in and most are positively glowing. I’m not going to try and link to all of them, but here are some notable ones. Mo Ryan of The Huffington … Continue reading

Pledge Your Allegiance in ink

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To cap the “Pledge Your Allegiance” promotion, HBO has teamed up with tattoo artist Ami James from NY Ink and is giving out 50 free house sigil tattoos. If getting a direwolf or dragon tat sounds cool to you, and … Continue reading

Three clips from Ep. 12 The Night Lands

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Alongside the six clips from the premiere episode, HBO also released three clips from the second episode of season two. I’m guessing many will refrain from viewing these, but for those who just can’t resist (like me), here they are!

Six clips from Ep. 11 The North Remembers

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HBO has just released to the media six clips (six!) from the season two premiere, “The North Remembers”, to help whet the fans’ appetite even further. I’ve uploaded them to our Youtube account and embedded them here. Enjoy!

New viewer looks ahead to season two

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Our newbie recapper, We Do Not Sow, will be back this season giving his thoughts on each episode, completely oblivious to the story as told in the books. To reintroduce himself to our readers, I’ve asked him to provide us … Continue reading

The real-world locations of Thrones

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SmarterTravel has a nice article about the real world locations used to film Game of Thrones, with quotes from David Benioff, D.B. Weiss, location manager Robert Boake… and me! Journalist Joshua Roberts had a whole bunch of questions about the … Continue reading

Variety and The Hollywood Reporter love Game of Thrones

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Both of the Hollywood trades have published their reviews for season two of Game of Thrones and both of them love what they’ve seen from the first four episodes. Brian Lowry of Variety writes: “Thrones” creates such a rich visual … Continue reading

A pair of rare interviews: Gleeson and Glen

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By now we’ve heard from Peter Dinklage and Emilia Clarke and Kit Harington so many times that we can probably answer the questions better than they can. It is refreshing to hear from some different cast members, so I think … Continue reading

TV Guide covers Game of Thrones

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TV Guide Magazine has placed Game of Thrones on the cover of this week’s issue. As a part of their Thrones coverage, they’ve published an online article that is part set report and part fun interview with Kit Harington, Peter … Continue reading

The Round Table: Looking ahead

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One of the best things about Game of Thrones is that people who have never or only rarely participated in the online fandom experience have gotten involved with this show and the A Song of Ice and Fire books they … Continue reading

LA Times interviews Michele Clapton and provides some cool new photos

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The Los Angeles Times Showtracker blog has published an interview with Game of Thrones costume designer Michele Clapton and also provided some great new photos from season two. Here is a snippet from the interview: How do the clothes change … Continue reading

Two more videos: New characters and new locations

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HBO has prepared and aired two new videos to introduce the viewers to season two, one on new characters and one on new locations, running at about six and a half minutes each. Thanks to darquemode, you can view them … Continue reading



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