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Dornish Newcomers Excited To be Part of Westeros

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Dorne has always considered itself separate but equal. According to the histories of Westeros, when the Andals invaded and defeated the First Men, they avoided Dorne completely. As did Aegon I Targaryen, when he and his sisters invaded on the backs of dragons … Continue reading

How Game of Thrones Season 5 Has Readied Us For Dorne

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Over the last few weeks there has been an onslaught of Game of Thrones news, starting around the time the second trailer dropped during the surprise HBO Now announcement a few weeks ago. When you’re drinking from a fire hose like this, … Continue reading

New Spanish Canal+ Video Features New Season 5 Footage

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Canal+ has been a font of information throughout this off season. The premium cable channel, based out of France, is not a partner with HBO in the area–that would be Orange France–but they do have rerun rights. You wouldn’t know … Continue reading

EW’s “Two Hundred and Forty Hours In Westeros”

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The title may be poetic, but it’s also slightly misleading. James Hibberd of Entertainment Weekly doesn’t just spend 240 hours in Westeros, he spends a decent chunk of that time in Essos too. The huge cover story–the one we’ve been … Continue reading

Game of Thrones Season 5 Rumors: To Griff or not to Griff

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We are just a couple of weeks away from the Season 5 premiere of Game of Thrones. The hype is building each day, as interviews, red carpet affairs, photo-ops, and new teasers are spreading across the the Internet like wildfire … Continue reading

Season 5 Premiere in San Francisco Was An Apple Centric Decision

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I wasn’t the only one who noticed that the US premiere red carpet live stream was full of “superfans” who looked like they stepped out from behind the Apple Genius Bar, but at the time I chalked it up to … Continue reading

Pictures from Game of Thrones Season 5 Beverly Hills Presser

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Last week, post US Season 5 premiere in San Francisco, several members of the cast–Lannister and Stark mostly–sat down for a group press conference at the Four Seasons in Beverly Hills on the upcoming season. The interview quotes that will … Continue reading

New Game of Thrones Teaser: The Wheel Remixed

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This is billed as a new Game of Thrones Season 5 preview. It’s set to the same speech as the second trailer “The Wheel,” and starts out basically in the same manner with the shots of Lannister, Baratheon, Stark etc. … Continue reading

Game of Thrones: HBO Nordic’s Q&A with Nikolaj Coster-Waldau

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The International Game of Thrones Exhibition was open at  Kungsträdgården (Swedish for King’s Garden), in Stockholm, Sweden. The exhibit was held from March 7th-11th, and as part of the whole experience, Jaime Lannister himself (Nikolaj Coster-Waldau), held a fan Q&A  … Continue reading

Cut characters, A Feast for Crows, and why the absence of a certain Lady still matters

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Recently, Game of Thrones showrunners David Benioff and Dan Weiss were asked about the ongoing absence of a certain popular character from the books. And no, we’re not talking about Strong Belwas. (RIP Strong Belwas.) There are still people and … Continue reading

Martin: “Actors Beg Me Not To Kill Them”, And Other Interview Tidbits

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It’s the last major round-up of red carpet interview videos from the San Francisco Premiere earlier in the week. We’ve embedded interviews with several actors—including Peter Dinklage, Emilia Clarke, Sophie Turner, Maisie Williams, Gwendoline Christie, Liam Cunningham, and Hannah Murray—below. … Continue reading

Benioff and Weiss Reference [Huge Spoiler] on Late Night with Seth Meyers

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The Late Night TV bombardment continues. Last night we got a brand spanking new clip from Season 5 on Jimmy Kimmel: Live. Tonight it was David Benioff and Dan Weiss’ turn to hit the couch over at Late Night with … Continue reading