game of thrones

Trace The Mythology Of The Dragons In 'Game Of Thrones' To This English Classic

Dragons! These magical fire lizards are a solid mainstay of fantasy, from ancient myths to The Hobbit to Pokemon cards. In some stories they're the treasure-obsessed embodiment of evil, while in others they're more of a big wild animal with no…
By Charlotte Ahlin

Here's Why 'Game Of Thrones' Shouldn't Have A Happy Ending, According To Aidan Gillen

After seven seasons of war, loss, and pain, it's impossible not to wish for good things to happen to Jon Snow, Daenerys, Sansa, and the rest of the people left standing in Westeros. But in a new interview with Entertainment Tonight, Aidan Gillen…
By Sabienna Bowman

'Game Of Thrones' Star Maisie Williams' Is SO Different From Arya In Her New Movie's Trailer

As is the case for Arya Stark in Game of Thrones, the trailer for Maisie Williams' new movie, Then Came You shows her new character waking up each day not knowing if it's her last. But that's where the similarities between this coming-of-age dramedy…
By Brad Witter

Kit Harington References 'Game Of Thrones’ In All The Best Ways In A Video For His New Movie

Chaos may not be a ladder after all, but an audition with a CGI dragon who loves on-set shenanigans. To gear up for the final chapter in the How to Train Your Dragon trilogy, DreamWorks released Kit Harington's Game of Thrones reference-filled…
By Kristie Rohwedder

'Game Of Thrones' Season 8 Might Finally Introduce Ice Spiders To Haunt Your Dreams

If any character has ever known what's up on Game of Thrones, that character is Old Nan. Through her bedtime story told to Bran in Season 1, she talked about The Long Night, the White Walkers, and now it seems she predicted ice spiders coming to…
By Sabienna Bowman

Attention, 'Star Wars' Fans: The Full Cast Of ‘The Mandalorian’ TV Show Was Just Revealed

While fans might still be trying to guess who Rey's parents are, there is one Star Wars secret that has finally been revealed in this galaxy (not so) far, far away. The official cast for The Mandalorian, the upcoming Star Wars TV series, has…
By Shannon Carlin

Gwendoline Christie Warned That The 'Game Of Thrones' Finale Might Send Fans Right To Therapy

Buckle up Game Of Thrones fans: Brienne of Tarth says the last season of the HBO fantasy series could do a number on your mental health. Talking to E! News, Gwendoline Christie said that the Game of Thrones final season might send fans straight to a…
By Maitri Suhas

Hopefully Brienne From 'Game Of Thrones' Won't Share The Fate Of The Woman She's Based On

You know that super fun dragon show with all the naked scenes and the twins who have a very inappropriate relationship with one another? Yeah, most of it's based on real life. Or rather, George R.R. Martin has drawn inspiration from a whole lot of…
By Charlotte Ahlin

George R. R. Martin Just Wrote The Most Cryptic Blog Post About The Next 'Game Of Thrones' Book

It's been over seven years since the publication of A Dance with Dragons, the fifth book in George R. R. Martin's wildly popular A Song of Ice and Fire series. In all that time — through the publication of several prequel novellas and reference…
By Sadie Trombetta

This Jason Momoa ‘SNL’ Joke Featured An Iconic ‘Game Of Thrones’ Callback

While the show has introduced and killed off dozens of characters since he's been on the show, Jason Momoa's performance as the intimidating Khal Drogo in the first season of Game Of Thrones left a massive impact on the series, establishing the…
By Jack O'Keeffe

Maisie Williams First ‘Game Of Thrones’ Memory is So Sweet

Step aside, Season 8 teaser, because the real star of Brazil's Comic Con Experience is Maisie Williams’s first Game of Thrones memory. During the Game of Thrones panel at Comic-Con Experience, Williams shared a recollection that will make Thrones…
By Kristie Rohwedder

This New 'Game Of Thrones' Season 8 Teaser Reveals It's Not Just Winter That's Coming For Westeros

The ice is coming for Westeros, but so is the fire. HBO's new Game of Thrones Season 8 teaser is a short, but welcome reminder of what's to come in the show's final season. Yes, the Night King and his army pose a major threat, but the promo also…
By Sabienna Bowman

Who Is Azor Ahai? Everything To Know The Mythical Savior From 'Game Of Thrones'

If you've seen the Game of Thrones TV show, or read the Song of Ice and Fire books, or stumbled across a subreddit of theories about the true identity of Ser Pounce, then you've probably heard the term "Azor Ahai" before. Perhaps you've filed this…
By Charlotte Ahlin

Kit Harington Has Some Thoughts About A Jon Snow Spinoff That 'GoT' Fans Need To Hear

With the final Game of Thrones season looming on the horizon, fans are eager to learn as much as they can about any possible spinoffs in the near future. But if you were holding out hope that Jon Snow could potentially be involved in any such…
By Kelly Schremph

Richard Madden Watching The Red Wedding From 'Game Of Thrones' Will Break Your Heart

Before he was Prince Charming or a bodyguard, Richard Madden made a name for himself by portraying the King in the North, Robb Stark. And so British GQ cruelly, but oh-so brilliantly, made Madden rewatch the Red Wedding from Game Of Thrones.…
By Caitlin Gallagher

Kit Harington's Reaction To His Final 'Game Of Thrones' Scene Will Break Your Heart

For Game of Thrones fans, season eight still seems an eternity away (it's actually airing in four months, but please just allow me to be dramatic). But for its cast and crew, the show's all but wrapped up — and the farewells were as difficult as…
By Emily Dixon

What To Know About The George R. R. Martin Book That Inspired The New Show 'Nightflyers"

Before George R. R. Martin was famous for his leather hats and his creation of the sexy/bloody fantasy series, A Song of Fire and Ice (and his continuing struggle to finish writing A Song of Fire and Ice), he was penning serialized novellas that…
By Maddy Foley

The 11 Best Dragons In Books, From Baby Norbert To Drogon

Dragons have always lurked somewhere in the back of the human subconscious. Maybe it's our lizard-brain memory of the dinosaurs (or the fact that ancient people were always finding funky fossils that they couldn't explain), but dragons dominate…
By Charlotte Ahlin

How You Can Watch The Upcoming ‘Game Of Thrones’ Reunion Special That *Won’t* Be On HBO

Winter is coming, but the final season of Game Of Thrones won't be back until the spring. With it will also come the mysterious Game Of Thrones reunion special, which luckily just got a little less mysterious. Finally, fans now know how to watch the…
By Shannon Carlin

Winter Is Coming & So Is A New 'Game Of Thrones' Monopoly Game

If you have a George R. R. Martin fan in your life, I have found the perfect holiday gift for them: the new Game of Thrones Monopoly. Featuring epic fortresses and castles, a Master of Coin, and six of the most famous families of Westeros, this…
By Sadie Trombetta