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io9 Breaks Down the Growing Battle Between Sansa and Daenerys on Game of Thrones

In the game of thrones, you compromise or you die. However, that doesn’t seem to be happening with Sansa Stark and Daenerys Targaryen in the season eight premiere of Game of Thrones. The two are clearly on opposite sides of a big ideological divide, and it might be hard for them to find common ground. Is this clever…Read more...
Tags: Io9 Round Table, Game Of Thrones, Battle Of Thrones, Hbo, Daenerys Targaryen, Sansa

Watch Jason Momoa Slap the Shit Out of His Game of Thrones Animation

We all love a good behind-the-scenes story—especially ones that involve Jason Momoa kicking somebody’s ass because that’s what he was brought into this earth to do. HBO has given us a hilarious (and animated!) behind-the-scenes saga from Game of Thrones involving showrunner David Benioff, Momoa, and a seemingly…Read more...
Tags: Jason Momoa, Game Of Thrones, Animation, Db Weiss, Hbo, David Benioff, Emilia Clarke

Updates From the Star Trek Picard Series, and the Future of Thor

Could Taika Waititi return for another Thor movie? Michelle Borth says shes’s signed up for a few more DC movies after Shazam. The Eternals finds another intriguing star. Plus, new Game of Thrones pictures, what’s to come on Supergirl, and another teeny snippet of Avengers: Endgame footage from a new TV spot.…Read more...
Tags: Star Trek Picard, Avengers Endgame, Game Of Thrones, The Eternals, Masters Of The Universe, The Room, The Witcher, Fast Color, Supergirl, The Gifted, Jay Silent Bob Reboot, Riverdale, Thor 4, Shazam 2

George Lucas Helped Direct a Scene of the Game of Thrones Premiere

A George played a role in the return of Game of Thrones this past weekend. Just perhaps not the George you may have presumed.Read more...
Tags: Game Of Thrones, George Lucas, Hbo

This Brief Moment in the Game of Thrones Premiere Carried the Most Narrative Weight

The season eight premiere of Game of Thrones was a barrage of shocking reunions and reveals. It also showed Bran staring creepily at people. His face may have inspired a lot of memes, but one of his meetings was actually a big deal. Allow us to explain why Bran’s final reunion of the episode, while the shortest, ended…Read more...
Tags: Video, Hbo, Science, Game Of Thrones, Bran Stark, Jaime Lannister

AT&T Screwed Up And Streamed Game of Thrones Hours Before Its Release

Some AT&T customers were able to watch the first episode of the final season of Game of Thrones earlier than everyone else.Read more...
Tags: Hbo, Science, Streaming, Game Of Thrones, DirecTV Now

Even More Updates on The Invisible Man, Bond 25, and More

There could be a very interesting addition to Bond 25's scriptwriting team. Fullmetal Alchemist’s Yasuhiro Irie is helping to make a new anime for Netflix. Get a look at iZombie’s final return. Plus, what to expect on Doom Patrol and the next episode of Game of Thrones, and Godzilla: King of the Monsters introduces us…Read more...
Tags: Science, Charmed, Netflix, Game Of Thrones, The Flash, Arrow, The Twilight Zone, Legends Of Tomorrow, Supergirl, Eden, The 100, iZombie, The Invisible Man, Fullmetal Alchemist, The Beast, Bond 25

Game of Thrones Returns With No Time to Spare (Literally)

It’s taken nearly two years, but the game is finally entering its final round. Last night’s long-awaited eighth season premiere was full of moments fans have been dying to see since the series began, and it advanced the story with ruthless efficiency towards its epic conclusion, too. So why did it feel so…Read more...
Tags: Books, Hbo, Science, Fantasy, Game Of Thrones, George Rr Martin, TV Recap, Game of Thrones recap

Here's Your Spoiler-Laden Discussion Zone for Game of Thrones' Season Premiere

We’ve been waiting long enough, but at long last: Game of Thrones is back, for one last time. Want to hang out with fellow io9 commenters and discuss the season premiere in all its detail? You can do so at your leisure in this blog post, right here!Read more...
Tags: Hbo, Science, Game Of Thrones, Open Channel

Game of Thrones Language Builder David Peterson Is Working on Denis Villeneuve's Dune

The man who crafted the languages of Essos for HBO’s Game of Thrones is heading to Arrakis. Dothraki and Valyrian language builder David J. Peterson is doing language work for Denis Villeneuve’s highly-anticipated Dune. Now, how do you say “the spice must flow” in High Valyrian?Read more...
Tags: Books, Hbo, Science, Language, Game Of Thrones, George Rr Martin, Dune, Frank Herbert, David Peterson, David J Peterson, Denis Villeneuve, Dothraki, Jane Goldman, Valyrian

Enjoy the Game of Thrones Theme Played by an Army of Obsolete Computing Gadgets

If you’ve been online, watched TV, read a magazine, or even popped to the store to buy Oreos, you’re painfully aware that the final season of HBO’s Game of Thrones gets underway this weekend. What better way is there to prepare for the inevitable death of your favorite character than by humming along with the series’…Read more...
Tags: Gadgets, Music, Hbo, Science, Technology, Game Of Thrones, Oreos, Floppotron, Pawel Zadrozniak, Army of Obsolete Computing Gadgets

Saturday Night Live Envisions the Game of Thrones Spinoff Future, With Ice-T’s Help

Game of Thrones is nearly over, which means the spinoffs are coming. We already know more than one prequel is being planned to fill the dark fantasy quota in HBO’s programming. It’s a tricky transition to make; if a spinoff can work, Westeros can be parlayed from a setting for an iconic TV show into a multimedia…Read more...
Tags: Hbo, Science, Game Of Thrones, Saturday Night Live, Kit Harrington, Ice T

The Latest Game of Thrones Teaser Is Just the Cast Looking Extremely Fashionable

Like, wow, these people clean up nice.
Tags: Fashion, Hbo, Science, Game Of Thrones, Kit Harrington, Kristian Nairn, Gwendolyn Christie

Everything You Need to Remember From Game of Thrones Season 7 in 90 Seconds

We’ve finally done it. We’ve now recapped the entire series of Game of Thrones so far, with season seven as the last hurdle before the Great War truly begins. With the eighth and final season just around the corner, now’s the time to get familiar with everything that’s happened. Check out our video above and post…Read more...
Tags: Video, Hbo, Science, Game Of Thrones, TV Recap, Game of Thrones recap, Game Of Catch Up

Disney Has Hopes for More Alien and Planet of the Apes After the Fox Merger

Get a better look at Detective Pikachu’s cast of pocket monsters in some new posters. Expect to see a lot more Jason Todd in Titans’ second season. Clark Gregg teases his mysterious new Agents of SHIELD role. Plus, more images from Game of Thrones’ return, and what to expect from the end of Gotham. To me, my spoilers!Read more...
Tags: Science, Agents Of Shield, Gotham, Game Of Thrones, Alien, Planet Of The Apes, Titans, Pikachu, Jason Todd, Clark Gregg, Creepshow, Midsommar, Detective Pikachu, The Rain, Brightburn, Fox Merger

Malware Is (Probably) Coming... If You Pirated Game of Thrones

One of the most-pirated TV shows could also be the most likely to give unauthorized downloaders a nasty case of malware.Read more...
Tags: Science, Game Of Thrones, Torrent, Pirates, Malware Is Coming

Updates From Godzilla: King of the Monsters, Star Trek: Discovery, and More

Joe Russo says there are hopes for an LGBTQ hero making their Marvel debut soon. Adi Shankar’s latest splashy video game adaptation is Hyper Light Drifter. One of DC’s wildest characters comes to Doom Patrol. Plus, new footage from Godzilla and Star Trek, and Shaun the Sheep has a close encounter of the third kind.…Read more...
Tags: Science, Star Trek, Childs Play, Game Of Thrones, Shazam, Shadowhunters, Marvel Cinematic Universe, Shaun, Joe Russo, Adi Shankar, Secret Warriors, Hyper Light Drifter, Star Trek Discovery, Godzilla King Of The Monsters, Missing Link, Cloak Dagger

A Surprising Star Could be Joining A Quiet Place 2

New Birds of Prey set pictures reveal an equally surprising potential cameo. Tye Sheridan discusses the fictional drama of Dark Phoenix. Get a look at DC Universe’s new Stargirl. Plus, what’s to come on Fear the Walking Dead, and there’s some hope for even more Agents of SHIELD. Happy liar’s day!Read more...
Tags: Science, Agents Of Shield, Charmed, Game Of Thrones, Utopia, Birds Of Prey, Supergirl, Fear The Walking Dead, VFW, Aladdin, Tye Sheridan, The Batman, The Lost Boys, X Men Dark Phoenix, The Addams Family, Umbrella Academy

Game of Thrones Season 8 Is About to Begin, So Savor the Moment With This Art

It’s almost here. After almost two years of waiting, the final season of Game of Thrones begins April 14, which means you only have a few more days to bask in this moment before any character you love could be brutally murdered at any second.Read more...
Tags: Hbo, Science, Gallery, Game Of Thrones, Spoke Art

Tyrion catches Tywin with his pants down, and severs family ties forever

Tyrion kills Tywin with a crossbow.
Tags: Science, Game Of Thrones, Tyrion, Tywin, Month Of Thrones

These Game of Thrones Sneakers Aren’t Suitable for the Long Winter, But They Look Great

When preparing footwear in Westeros, one has to consider the weather. Is winter coming? If so, a nice pair of tennis shoes might not be the way to go. Even so, who doesn’t love some nice tennis shoes?Read more...
Tags: Hbo, Science, Adidas, Game Of Thrones, Sneakers, Westeros

A Familiar Star Wars Face Could Get a Surprising Voice in The Mandalorian

The Toxic Avenger is making a comeback. Netflix wants to make a modern Three Musketeers. A new Avengers: Endgame spot remembers the lost. The Iron Throne hides a draconic shadow in a new Game of Thrones poster. Plus, a new look at the final two episodes of Gotham teases the rise of Batman. To me, my spoilers!Read more...
Tags: The Mandalorian, Game Of Thrones, Avengers Endgame, The Toxic Avenger, The Three Musketeers, Pet Sematary, Charmed, Dora And The Lost City Of Gold, Cloak Dagger, Hanna, Gotham, Star Wars

George R.R. Martin Says Captain Marvel Could Eat Iron Man for Lunch and Have Thor for Dessert

After soaring past $750 million worldwide in under two weeks of release and retaining the top spot at the U.S. box office, it seems pretty obvious that Captain Marvel has a lot of fans. Now, you can count Game of Thrones creator George R.R. Martin among them.Read more...
Tags: Science, Game Of Thrones, Thor, Marvel Studios, George Rr Martin, George R R Martin, Captain Marvel

Game Of Thrones' shocking execution rewrote the rules of genre storytelling

The execution of Ned Stark
Tags: Science, Game Of Thrones, Sean Bean, Ned StarkRead

Nothing Can Stop Captain Marvel's Cat-Based Domination, and More Purrfect Toys This Week

Welcome back to Toy Aisle, io9's regular round up of the best and brightest in wallet-emptying goodness on the internet. This week: Goose’s thrall over us all tightens its furry grip, Netflix’s new Tokusatsu star gets an incredible figure, and we’re up, up and away with TV’s Supergirl. Check it out!Read more...
Tags: Toys, Science, Netflix, Game Of Thrones, Super Mario Bros, Hasbro, Goose, Plush, Ultraman, Winterfell, Captain Marvel, Threezero, Bob Omb, Toy Aisle, Wrebbit, The Red Keep

There Are 432 Minutes of Game of Thrones Left

HBO has officially confirmed the runtime of Game of Thrones’ final season. Across six episodes, fans have just 432 minutes left to spend with Jon, Dany, and the rest of Westeros. Prepare yourselves...accordingly?Read more...
Tags: Hbo, Science, Game Of Thrones, Jon Dany, The Vagaries Of Time Itself

These Gorgeous Game of Thrones Storyboards Offer Just a Glimpse of a Massive New Book

As Game of Thrones comes to an end, many of us find ourselves looking back to the beginning. Why did the show become so huge? What were our favorite moments? How did it all happen? Like the show itself, those are rather large questions, but the “how” is getting a suitably large answer in a new book.Read more...
Tags: Books, Hbo, Science, Insight, Game Of Thrones, Behind The Scenes, Exclusive, William Simpson, Storyboards

Everything You Need to Remember From Game of Thrones' Third Season in 90 Seconds

The final season of Game of Thrones is getting closer and closer, like it’s the ceaseless march of thousands of ice zombies coming to kill most of Westeros. Trying to catch up before it all comes to an end from April 14? io9's here to help with our handy-dandy season-by-season recap!Read more...
Tags: Video, Hbo, Science, Game Of Thrones, TV Recap, Game of Thrones recap, Game Of Catch Up, Westeros Trying

George R.R. Martin Says There May Be 'Discrepancies' Between the Game of Thrones Finale and His Books

Yes, George R.R. Martin is still working on The Winds of Winter. Yes, that means A Dream of Spring will come eventually. But before that happens, we’re getting the eighth and final season of HBO’s Game of Thrones. What will this spoil for fans of the A Song of Ice and Fire series? Hopefully: not everything.Read more...
Tags: Books, Hbo, Science, Game Of Thrones, George Rr Martin, A Song Of Ice And Fire, George R R Martin

This Game of Thrones-Themed Brunch Menu Goes Too Far, and Yet Also Not Far Enough

How much money would you pay to say that you ate meat loosely inspired by Theon Greyjoy’s severed junk?Read more...
Tags: Food, Hbo, Science, Gambling, Game Of Thrones, George Rr Martin, Theon Greyjoy

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