Category Archives: Television

Why Game of Thrones is better than A Song of Ice and Fire.

Cue internet outrage… Now! In all seriousness, I understand why this could be a controversial subject. It’s rare for adaptions to be credited with equal significance, much less to be lauded above, their source material. There are, of course, exceptions. … Continue reading

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What if Game of Thrones had been made in the mid-90s?

It would rock. Obviously.

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Procrastination 102

Nuff’ said.

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Game of Thrones: Season 4 Trailer #2

Not a lot of new footage in this one, but exciting none-the-less. The sixth of April can’t get here soon enough!

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Vikings: Season 1

Finished watching this series the other day, and I enjoyed it. Written by Michael Hirst (of ‘The Tudors’ and ‘Elizabeth’ fame) for the History Channel, ‘Vikings’ depicts the world of the Norsemen before their conversion to Christianity, at a time when Europe … Continue reading

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Game of Thrones: Season 4 Trailer #1

Well, here it is… Some good glimpses of what is to come. And I love that last line from Tyrion (Peter Dinklage): “If you want justice, you’ve come to the wrong place.” ‘Game of Thrones’ Season 4 premieres on April … Continue reading

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Finales

What does this… …have to do with this? Besides the fact they were both hotly anticipated final episodes to ground-breaking modern drama series’, almost nothing. It’s taken me a long time to finally watch the last seasons of both ‘Breaking … Continue reading

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Déjà vu – Game of Thrones

Anybody who has spent any time travelling through Morocco and was paying sufficient attention while watching Season 3 of ‘Game of Thrones’ might have noticed the real-world locales standing in for the cities of Astapor and Yunkai: Essaouira and Ait … Continue reading

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Game of Thrones: Season 4 – Expectations

Warning: this post contains extensive spoilers for both ‘Game of Thrones’ and the A Song of Ice and Fire series by George R.R. Martin. You have been warned… After my post re: Season 3 the other week I thought it … Continue reading

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Game of Thrones: Season 3 – Review & Thoughts

Warning: this post contains extensive spoilers for both ‘Game of Thrones’ and the A Song of Ice and Fire series by George R.R. Martin. You have been warned… I was in no hurry to watch the third season of HBO’s … Continue reading

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