Archive - December 2012

Filming

SFX on Game of Thrones

Cat Taylor talked to the effects guys on the show and compiled a list of practical effects and the technology that brings them about. Here is a favourite of mine, click thru to the entire piece to read the rest of the...

Production

MGoT: Flaming swords

The latest Making Game of Thrones post might bear a confusing title, and the photo is that of Stannis’ sword from S2 as well – but the description is one from season three, of another sequence involving a flaming...

Casting

Mero cast

English actor Mark Killeen has been cast in the role of Mero, the Titan’s Bastard, for season 3 of Game of Thrones. He has appeared in such films as The Dark Knight Rises, Rise of the Footsoldier, and the upcoming sequel...