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New Clip from Game of Thrones Season 5: The House of Black and White

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Maisie Williams was on Jimmy Kimmel: Live last night as part of the promotional tour hyping the new Game of Thrones season. But before she came out, the show gave fans something to drool over: a scene from the new … Continue reading

New Game of Thrones Season 5 photos surface

By David (Razor) Harris on

Four new Game of Thrones Season 5 photos have surfaced, today, featuring Sansa, Arya, Margaery, and Cersei. The photos come via Jon Snow on Twitter, and shows Margaery Tyrell winning the day, wearing a bodice with  gold embroidery on black … Continue reading

New Pictures of Sand Snakes, Arya and More!

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Entertainment Weekly is just a font of Game of Thrones pictures and news this week. Yesterday we got a look at the new covers that included Arya’s amazing new transformation. Today we’ve got portraits of the Snakes, as you can … Continue reading

Words Are Wind: Guest right

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“Words are wind” is a common phrase in A Song of Ice and Fire, usually used to say “talk is cheap.” But that’s a view that underestimates both the power of words and wind themselves. In this “Words Are Wind” column, contributor Scott … Continue reading

Five moments from A Dance with Dragons (and beyond) we can’t wait to see in Season 5

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While developing Season 4, David Benioff admitted that “Season 5 gives him nightmares.” Adapting the notoriously lengthy and meandering middle of the Song of Ice and Fire saga certainly presents the biggest storytelling challenge of the entire series. For fans … Continue reading

See the first batch of promo photos for Season 5!

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Along with the official trailer, HBO has released eighteen high-quality photos of characters in Season 5. These aren’t just scenes from the trailer–we’ve got several other moments that aren’t shown in the trailer. There are also characters, like Brienne and … Continue reading

Maisie Williams on Arya’s changes, filming in parking lots

By David (Razor) Harris on

Maisie Williams had some interesting things to say on Arya’s journey in the upcoming Season 5 of Game of Thrones, when Access Hollywood talked to the actress during the a pre-SAG awards party. “I say this every year, it’s like, … Continue reading

The problem with ethics in Game of Thrones: Honor, bullet-biters, and intuition-chasers

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Yi Li is a London student studying public policy. She previously wrote on teenagers in Game of Thrones, and is a member of our Small Council. Game of Thrones is so rife with ethical dilemmas and dueling political philosophies that … Continue reading

Game of Thrones’ 25 Best Hairstyles, Ranked

By Ani Bundel on

Game of Thrones is known from many things, from surprise stabbings to nudity to dragons and zombies to complicated political intrigue. But like any good history-based series, two of the most important visuals for the characters are the costumes and the … Continue reading

Why “The Children” is the best episode of Season 4

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by Yi Li For the Best Episode of Season 4 poll, our staff argued for our favorite episodes of the season… As Game of Thrones nears the end of published book material, it’s fitting that “The Children” is all about … Continue reading

Maisie Williams talks CyberBully, Season 5 of Game of Thrones

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“I do think of 12-and-over as being ‘when I became an adult’,” Maisie Williams told told The Guardian in a recent interview. “It’s strange when people say they don’t feel like they’ve grown up yet… I’ve had to learn a lot.” … Continue reading

WiCnet Awards: And the winner of Best Actress in Season 4 is…

By Rowan Kaiser on

…Maisie Williams, as Arya Stark! This is Maisie’s second Best Actress WiCnet award, after she won in Season 2, and her second this year after winning Best Performance as a Youth. Michelle Fairley won in Season 3, although Williams finished … Continue reading