Tag Archives: Daenerys Targaryen

“The North Remembers”: WiC Remembers Season 2, episode 1

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Game of Thrones’ second season premiere has one of the more difficult tasks in recent television history, although that’s not immediately apparent. Although the first season had several different plot threads coursing through it, it also had two things tying … Continue reading

“Fire and Blood”: WiC Remembers Season 1, episode 10

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One of the unsurprising themes to emerge over the course of these reviews is the disruption of viewer expectations. This is obvious with Ned’s death, as most shows don’t kill their heroes so abruptly. But I think even that doesn’t … Continue reading

The Small Council: What’s your pick for Best Special Effect in Season 4?

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In this week’s Small Council, we discuss our picks for Best Special Effect in Season 4! Cameron White: I’ve had people tell me that the scene where Dany chains up her dragons is one that made them tear up, and … Continue reading

How marriage triggered the Game of Thrones

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Marriage for alliance has been part of Game of Thrones since the very first episode. Almost the first thing Robert says to Ned is that he wants Joffrey to marry Sansa, to tie the crown to one of its most powerful … Continue reading

The Small Council: What’s your pick for Best Dramatic Moment in Season 4?

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In this week’s installment of The Small Council, we cast our ballots for the WiCnet Award for Best Dramatic Moment from Season 4. We also welcome Yi Li, who wrote a great piece for us on GOT’s adolescents, with more to … Continue reading

“Baelor”: WiC Remembers Season 1, episode 9

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In the end, Ned Stark looks confused. Why wouldn’t he? Everyone around him, save Joffrey and Ilyn Payne, is confused. Sansa is screaming. Cersei is desperately raving at her son. Varys dashes across the platform to plead Ned’s case. And … Continue reading

Stunt video from Daznak’s Pit shows violent reunion

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Filming in Osuna may be over, but that doesn’t mean the spoilers have finished rolling out. On Sunday we showed you pictures from filming Daznak’s Pit filming that promised that this scene would be going very much off book. Today … Continue reading

New revealing pictures from Daznak’s Pit

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You may remember a couple of weeks back, The Daily Mail got a hold of pictures from filming a gladiator type scene in Daznak’s Pit in Osuna’s  Plaza del Toro. These looked to be from one of the major scenes from … Continue reading

How realistic are Game of Thrones’ teens?

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Yi Li is a London student studying public policy. Game of Thrones—and especially the A Song of Ice and Fire series— is known for its shockingly young protagonists almost as much as for its liberal use of sex and violence. … Continue reading

The Small Council: What’s your pick for Best Comedy Moment in Season 4?

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In the latest installment of The Small Council, our staff makes their pick for Best Comedy Moment in Season 4. Cameron White: Daenerys Targaryen’s story is, to put it mildly, a heavy one. On the run from mercenaries and “Usurper” … Continue reading

Game Of Thrones celebrates with Icing and Cake

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As Game of Thrones filming draws to a close in Osuna, the production surprised Emilia Clarke with an amazing cake. A few tweets suggested it was “her name day” but we’re unclear if they mean the name day of the … Continue reading

Pictures from the Pit

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Commenter Balerion the Cat has pointed us at some recently-published photos of the scene being filmed in Osuna’s bullring, including the above, of an extra being tended to by some of the crew–looks like blood being added, instead of taken … Continue reading