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. 14, 2017

‘Game of Thrones’: Jon Snow’s plan to win over Cersei is terrible

How are you going to capture a wight, Jon? How?
Aug. 14, 2017

‘Game of Thrones’ Theories: Littlefinger is trying to turn Arya against Sansa. Can it work?

Chaos is a ladder, and Littlefinger's looking to climb the next rung.
Aug. 14, 2017

In most relatable moment of ‘Game of Thrones,’ Sam misses crucial plot detail by talking over Gilly

Gilly uncovers what may well be the truth of Jon Snow's parentage and begins to tell Sam, who cuts her off to vent his frustration about being ignored at work.
Aug. 14, 2017

‘Game of Thrones’ season 7, episode 6 preview: Everything HBO teased for next week

Jon Snow is in serious trouble.

Aug. 14, 2017

‘Game of Thrones’: Did Gilly just discover the truth about Jon Snow’s parents?

Jon might not be such a bastard, after all.
Aug. 9, 2017

‘Game of Thrones’: Let’s overanalyze these photos from Sunday’s episode, “Eastwatch”

What's not being shared says just as much as what's being shown.
Aug. 7, 2017

‘Game of Thrones’ Theories: Did Jon Snow just paint those cave paintings himself?

Does he really know nothing? Or is he just the greatest scammer in the realm?
Aug. 7, 2017

Daenerys doesn’t need your advice, Jon Snow, but thanks for the input

In 'Game of Thrones' season seven's fourth episode, the Mother of Dragons solicits Jon Snow's advice, then ignores much of it in favor of her own plan.

Aug. 7, 2017

‘Game of Thrones’ Theories: Why Littlefinger’s days in Westeros might be numbered

"Chaos is a ladder" — right, Littlefinger?
Aug. 7, 2017
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.
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Aug. 2, 2017

Everybody hates HBO’s ‘Confederate’ show idea — even “Southern heritage” advocates

Some "Southern heritage" advocates think HBO's 'Confederate' is a bad idea — but for reasons very different than those who think the show could be "slavery fan fiction.

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’ Theories: How long until Jaime Lannister becomes a Queenslayer?

The similarities between Cersei and the Mad King are stacking up, and they look to be weighing on Jaime's mind.
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 31, 2017

Jon Snow and Daenerys Targaryen finally met on ‘Game of Thrones.’ Now what?

They might actually be family, but Jon and Dany couldn't be further apart.
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July 30, 2017

The creator of #OscarsSoWhite is planning to disrupt ‘Game of Thrones’ Twitter to send HBO a message

With #NoConfederate, activist April Reign hopes to disrupt 'Game of Thrones' Twitter Sunday night.

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 28, 2017

In defense of Euron Greyjoy, the ‘Game of Thrones’ character you should love to hate

Euron's a different breed of villain for 'Game of Thrones': the unrelenting douche. And everyone's in on the joke.
July 27, 2017

HBO doesn’t need ‘Confederate.’ ‘Kindred’ already exists.

Octavia Butler's masterwork is the gold standard for speculative fiction about slavery — and it would make a brilliant HBO series.
July 26, 2017

HBO programming president defends ‘Confederate,’ says network is “standing by” the writers

“We could’ve done a better job with the press rollout,” HBO programming president Casey Bloys admitted.
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

Know who’s really winning ‘Game of Thrones’ this season? The show’s editing team

Props to Crispin Green and Tim Porter for episodes one and two, respectively. Y'all are some gross monsters.
July 24, 2017

‘Game of Thrones’ gives fans the feminist sex scene we’ve waited seven seasons for

The women of Westeros are reclaiming agency — over the seven kingdoms and over their own bodies.
July 24, 2017

‘Game of Thrones’ Theories: Arya and Nymeria finally reunited, but what does it mean?

So, is Arya actually heading back to Winterfell?
July 24, 2017

‘Game of Thrones’: So Samwell Tarly is basically George R.R. Martin, right?

Finally, Jon Snow's sidekick has a greater purpose.