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Exclusive: “Inside HBO’s Game of Thrones: Seasons 3 & 4″ Excerpt

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With Season 4 completed, and Seasons 5 and 6 greenlit for 2015 and 2016, it’s time for HBO to release the second book in their Inside HBO’s Game of Thrones series. The first one, which covered Seasons 1 and 2, … Continue reading

MGoT: Dragon’s breath

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A new entry to the Making Game of Thrones blog has just posted. In it, Cat Taylor details the process of testing the dragon’s fire for season 4. Once the bursts come more regularly, a few begin people stop and … Continue reading

Video: How the dragons were created

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Pixomondo has released a video via Wired giving a detailed look into how the CGI dragons were created for season 3 of Game of Thrones. The Wired article also has a few additional details and quotes from Pixomondo animator Sven … Continue reading

Feast your eyes on Amazon’s exclusive Season 3 Blu-ray

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Now THAT is some alternate packaging! This baby is available exclusively through Amazon in the US, Germany, Italy, France, the UK, and Spain. Amazon describes it thusly: In this limited edition sculpture, Daenerys’s dragon from the season 3 poster art … Continue reading

VFX team talks animating the dragons and more

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Our reader Anna (who goes by the name Not Today around here) was kind enough to provide us with a translation of a recent interview with Sven Martin and Boris T. Duepré from Pixomondo, the VFX company, about their work on … Continue reading

MGoT: Storyboarding a dragon’s attack

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Making Game of Thrones has a new post that features storyboards from this past episode’s climactic final scene. Here is a taste:

VFX supervisor talks creating the dragons

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In an interview with Vulture, Pixomondo’s VFX supervisor Sven Martin talks about how they went about creating the dragons for season 3. “The main idea for them this season was capturing the difference between how they look when they’re demure … Continue reading

New 30-second promo gives us lots of dragon action

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This new 30-second spot for Game of Thrones includes a bunch of new footage, including some of the best dragon action yet. Winter Is Coming: That last shot of the dragons flying through the air…. epic!

Lost: One dragon, goes by the name Drogon

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Well, isn’t this cute. In this new ad from Time Warner Cable, Drogon, lost and alone, wanders the city attempting to find his owner. He hears her voice, glimpses her through a window, but where is she? Winter Is Coming: … Continue reading

GRRM talks adaptation, Benioff & Weiss talk dragons

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Two good interviews from the Game of Thrones writers. First one is with George R. R. Martin at Amazon’s Omnivoracious blog. He talks about his relationship to the show and answers a question about the deviations from the book. RAR: … Continue reading

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