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George R.R. Martin on direwolves, charity, and killing off characters

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Wolves were the subject of discussion, in more ways than one, at a recent event George R.R. Martin hosted at Jean Cocteau Cinema in New Mexico. Martin was hosting an event to present the checks for his Prizeo charity recipients. … Continue reading

Westeros’ weather inspires political, scientific discussion

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In the world of Game of Thrones, as in our own, the residents are forced to adapt to shifting weather patterns. Unlike our world, however, the seasons in Westeros are much less predictable. This chaotic behavior is engaging both on … Continue reading

Game of Thrones filming boosts tourism in Spain

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Following up from our previous piece on how Game of Thrones filming impacts tourism and the economy, James Costos, the U.S. Ambassador to Spain, reports a 15 percent boost of tourism for Seville and Osuna. Costos was speaking at the CreaCulture Forum, … Continue reading

Telltale Games’ Thrones game will feature five playable family members

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Telltale Games continues to tease us with tantalizing details about their upcoming Game of Thrones adventure game. Today, senior vice president of publishing Steve Allison revealed that the game will feature five playable characters, all from the same family. This multi-protagonist … Continue reading

Grey Lady ghost possibly sighted at Game of Thrones filming site

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Do you believe in ghosts, Miss Stark? Gordon Watson, an Irish photographer, was out snapping photos at the Dark Hedges in Stranocum, County Antrim; when he processed one of them, he was greeted with the above image, which he believes … Continue reading

New teaser image for Telltale’s Game of Thrones adventure game

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Today, Telltale Games’s official Twitter feed released a new teaser image for their upcoming game. This one features the image of a flayed man sprawled in an X shape. The quote is from the second Bran chapter in  A Storm of Swords: “There’s … Continue reading

Entire Game of Thrones cast signs for Season 7

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Looks like the biggest cast in television won’t be leaving Westeros anytime soon. According to The Hollywood Reporter, HBO has renegotiated contracts for all the principal Game of Thrones actors, which includes an option for a potential 7th season. The … Continue reading

Funny or Die salutes Game of Thrones with new video

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Game of Thrones is the kind of show fit for any parody and any holiday season–or so Funny or Die sets out to prove with an amusing Halloween GoT parody video. Funny or Die regular Luke Barnett wrote the scene and … Continue reading

Game of Thrones’ Telltale adventure game on track for 2014 release

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@RatedR2012 No specific release date announced yet, but I can confirm that the season IS premiering later this year. :) — Laura Perusco (@lauraperusco) October 24, 2014 Telltale Games’s Game of Thrones adventure game appears to be on schedule for … Continue reading

Masters Of Coin: the economic impact of Game of Thrones location filming

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When David Benioff and D.B. first revealed that Season 5  of Game Of Thrones would include flashbacks, the showrunners were also asked about the possibility of returning to Spain to film Season 6. They praised Seville and Osuna’s accommodations, but … Continue reading

Video Roundup: An elegant animated summary, also, bastards, and wine

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This was a good week for Game Of Thrones fan videos. Here’s a quick roundup of the ones we saw, including an epic animated short and two (count ‘em!) supercuts of some of the show’s favorite subjects: alcohol and illegitimate … Continue reading

Dark Horse Comics announces new Bran/Hodor Game Of Thrones figure

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Conventions are typically a flurry of activity, and New York Comic Con was no different this year. Among the many cool things announced was this Game Of Thrones combo Bran/Hodor action figure. Coming to us from Dark Horse Comics–suppliers of … Continue reading

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