Brent McCluskey
Brent McCluskey

Brent McCluskey was the Hype editor at Mic. He is the former deputy social media editor at International Business Times. His work has appeared on the Atlantic, the Fix, Comic Book and the documentary Deep Web. If he's not at his keyboard, he's probably on his electric skateboard, racing from one California coffee shop to the next.

Aug. 15, 2017

‘Game of Thrones’: An obituary for Randyll and Dickon, the last of House Tarly

They were burned alive for their commitment to Queen Cersei.

Aug. 3, 2017

‘Game of Thrones’: Here are 2 ways Jaime Lannister could take the Iron Throne

Chaos is a ladder, and Ser Jaime could climb it to the top.
July 31, 2017

‘Game of Thrones’: An obituary for Lady Olenna, the realest woman in the realm

Lady Olenna's death marks the beginning of the end of House Tyrell.

July 31, 2017

‘Game of Thrones’ season 7, episode 4 preview: A breakdown of everything HBO teased for next week

"The Spoils of War" promises even more excitement as Dany looks to switch up her battle tactics.
July 29, 2017

‘Game of Thrones’: This is how Sansa Stark could take the Iron Throne in 6 (not so) easy steps

Usurping Cersei is one of the easier parts — the real fight is with Daenerys.
July 26, 2017

‘Game of Thrones’: These are the funniest people to follow on Twitter for live updates

A good tweet is the best antidote to scenes like Sam cutting open Mormont's greyscale sores.
July 24, 2017
July 20, 2017

Linkin Park’s Chester Bennington dead at 41

The singer leaves behind his wife and six children.

July 18, 2017

‘Game of Thrones’: This is how Euron Greyjoy could take the Iron Throne in 4 (not so) easy steps

Fancy new threads or not, the murderous Iron Islander has his work cut out for him if he wants to rule over the Seven Kingdoms.
July 17, 2017

‘Game of Thrones’ season 7, episode 2 preview: A breakdown of everything HBO teased for next week

The episode two teaser hints at some major plot points. Here’s everything to expect.
July 13, 2017

‘Game of Thrones’: Arya Stark should be the next queen to sit on the Iron Throne

It's time for Arya to dethrone Cersei.
July 12, 2017

‘Game of Thrones’: The biggest takeaways from the season 7 premiere photos

Daenerys makes an important stop on her way to Westeros.
July 7, 2017

In ‘Baby Driver,’ Jamie Foxx’s “mental” character perpetuates negative black stereotypes

Baby can drive, but all Bats can do is pull a trigger.

July 5, 2017

Rob Kardashian posts, then deletes naked photos of Blac Chyna in Instagram rant

Regardless of whether the allegations are true, Kardashian shouldn't have posted the graphic photos.
June 21, 2017

8 futuristic technologies from sci-fi movies that actually exist today

Teleporters, invisibility cloaks, tractor beams and more.
June 21, 2017

16 of the best historical documentaries to watch on Netflix in 2017

From the first exodus of Africa to the Vietnam War, and everything in between.
June 8, 2017

A GIF guide to 28 of the most bizarre, brutal and badass ways to die in 'Game of Thrones'

Here's how they died, who killed them and what we learned from their deaths.