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WiC Weekly, October 5-11

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It’s time for a weekly in-case-you-missed-it roundup of our best and most popular articles of the week!   Weekend post roundup! Which #GameOfThrones actors have been spotted in Sevilla–and which chars are headed to Dorne? http://t.co/NuKYT9qMKY — Winter is Coming … Continue reading

Dothraki Secrets: An interview with David J. Peterson

By Andrea Towers on

If you don’t know David J. Peterson by name, you most certainly know him by his work–he’s the mind behind the languages you hear in popular shows like Defiance, Star-Crossed, Dominion, and of course, Game Of Thrones. Peterson is famous … Continue reading

A lesson in Game of Thrones: Living Language Dothraki, and inside UVA’s college course

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Living Language has published 28 easy to use and effective language courses over the past 65 years ranging from French to Swahili, and even sign. On October 7, they will be adding one more language to their long list: Dothraki. … Continue reading

Game of Thrones merchandise coming to San Diego Comic-Con

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Game of Thrones will be out in full force at San Diego Comic-Con next week. Not only will the panel return to Hall H, HBO’s pop up store will make it’s Comic-Con debut, and a number of booths will have … Continue reading

David J. Peterson’s Valyrian in focus

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With the increasing volume of Valyrian we hear in GoT Season Three, and going hand in hand with the still-expanding audience of the show, there has been a slew of articles and features on David J. Peterson’s (@dedalvs) constructed languages. … Continue reading

The North Remembers: April 2010

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Three years ago in April, we were still a year away from seeing the first ever episode of Game of Thrones. In the month after the green light, the production team was busy hiring new people and getting all their … Continue reading

Video of filming in Morocco gives us our first taste of Valyrian

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A video showing some of the filming of Game of Thrones in Ouarzazate has surfaced and it includes looks at numerous scenes from Dany’s storyline. At the beginning of the vid, we hear Dany speaking a language that doesn’t sound … Continue reading

Dothraki creator to be profiled on CNN

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The Dothraki language creator, David J. Peterson, will be the subject of a 30-minute feature, airing on CNN at 2:00 PM ET today. The feature will include new interviews with Peterson, as well as Emilia Clarke, Amrita Acharia, David Benioff … Continue reading

Quick Hits: Dinklage a stud, Dothraki profiled and downloads a’plenty

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Peter Dinklage named Stud of the Year by GQ Magazine. The article is accompanied by Peter featured in some very Tyrion-like, and therefore not safe for work, photos. Game of Thrones is nominated in a bunch of categories in TV.com’s … Continue reading

Quick Hits: GRRM on casting, Dance discussion, Emmy reactions

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George R. R. Martin has been on the road, doing book signings for A Dance with Dragons. Which means no casting clues from him, but according to some tweets, he revealed that more “big roles” have been cast and that … Continue reading

MGoT: Dodging death in Dothraki

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In the latest Making Game of Thrones feature, HBO Dothraki language creator David J. Peterson shows us what words may or may not allow one to keep one’s head during an encounter with a Dothraki fonakasar whilst traveling on the … Continue reading

MGoT: “Dothraki 101″

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In a nice promotional move, catering to the tastes of language lovers like myself, HBO’s Making Game of Thrones offers the first official lesson on Lekh Dothraki, the Dothraki language. You have read it correctly – this is only the first … Continue reading



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