Monthly Archives September 2012

Game of Thrones wins six Emmy awards!

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Tonight the Academy held the Creative Arts Emmys, which gave awards out in various technical categories. Game of Thrones walked away with six statues! This already tops their haul last year of two total wins, and the main ceremony is … Continue reading

WiCnet Awards Season Two: Best Actor

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Here it is. The final category for season two’s WiCnet Awards. Who was the best actor of the season? This was another tough category to narrow down and should be a close race. Take your pick from the five nominees … Continue reading

MGOT: S3 Battles Have Begun in Northern Ireland

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A new post by Cat Taylor is up at Making Game of Thrones, detailing the filming of a fight scene on Clandeboye Estate, involving two unnamed characters. It was an important rehearsal, and the two main protagonists are two of … Continue reading

A Flight of Sorrows writing line-up revealed

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We previously reported the news that the folks behind Tower of the Hand were releasing a book entitled A Flight of Sorrows, containing a collection of Song of Ice and Fire essays. Now, with one month to go until its … Continue reading

Quick Hits: Lena interviewed and nominated, Valyrian confirmed, and more

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Lena Headey has been making the interview rounds, due to her upcoming appearance in Dredd 3D. Of course, she talks Game of Thrones in these interviews as well. Here is one with the Irish Times and another with The Telegraph. … Continue reading

Day 64: Casting extras in Morocco

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Thanks to an extras casting call sent out in Morocco, we now have a few more details about the filming there. The casting call states that filming will take place in Essaouira between October 13 and 17. They are looking … Continue reading

Saturday’s GoT Laughs: Lightsabers cut like Valyrian Steel

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You may remember the climactic Jaime vs. Ned duel got the lightsaber treatment a couple months back. Well, now the epic battle of the Clegane brothers has been “lightsaberafied”.

WiCnet Awards Season Two: Best Actress

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This is it. We are down to the final two categories: best actor and best actress. Ladies first, as they say. Head past the break to see our list of five nominees for best actress of season two. Vote for … Continue reading

George R.R. Martin at Worldcon, and Vanessa Taylor talks season three

By Ours is the Fury on

At Worldcon on Saturday, George R.R. Martin fielded several questions in a panel led by Maureen Ryan and Peter Sagal. The 70-minute long panel was recorded and a podcast of the discussion is now online. (An iTunes version is also … Continue reading

Game of Thrones wins Hugo Award

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The Hugo Awards ceremony was held last night at this year’s Worldcon in Chicago and Game of Thrones took home a statue! The Hugos are a prestigious set of awards given annually for the best science fiction or fantasy works … Continue reading

Tower of the Hand announces new book

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Our friends at Tower of the Hand have announced a new book project, a collection of essays entitled Tower of the Hand: A Flight of Sorrows. Tower of the Hand has long been one of my go-to Game of Thrones … Continue reading

Saturday’s GoT Laughs: The Dragonstone Convention

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Different world, same politics. A @Pizama original:



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