Game of Thrones Final Season: ‘The Iron Throne’ Review

All in all, while the last half of Season 8 was shaky at best, Game of Thrones was able to come out with a passable ending.  It wasn’t the epic conclusion that fans had their hearts set out on for a variety of reasons, but it at least made sense, and its an ending that fans can make peace with in the long run, just as Westeros did with their new ruler. … Read More Game of Thrones Final Season: ‘The Iron Throne’ Review

Game of Thrones Epic Battles (Part 4): The Mountain vs Prince Oberyn Martell

This battle was so graphic and so unexpected that it made me write about a standalone episode for the first time. By the time the two champions were down, I was screaming my head off because of shock. It was even more shocking because during his one season stint in King’s Landing, I very much liked Pedro Pascal as Oberyn. … Read More Game of Thrones Epic Battles (Part 4): The Mountain vs Prince Oberyn Martell

Game of Thrones Epic Battles (Part 2): Battle of the Blackwater

All in all, the Battle of the Blackwater was one of the ultimate underdog victories in the Game of Thrones universe (well, next to the Battle of Castle Black and Battle of the Bastards) and managed to establish the characters of the contenders for the Iron Throne in an exciting and effective fashion. There were many layers to this battle, both tactically and politically and there is no question why so many characters from this masterful episode have fallen on the wayside of the continuing war in Westeros and beyond. … Read More Game of Thrones Epic Battles (Part 2): Battle of the Blackwater

Game of Thrones S04E08: One of the best and worst hours of television

Very rarely do I write about individual episodes of the series that I do watch. Actually, this is the first time I’m doing it and its because “The Viper and The Mountain” episode of Game of Thrones fourth season affected me so much — so much so that I’m still shaking minutes after I’ve watched it… Read More Game of Thrones S04E08: One of the best and worst hours of television