Interest for HBO's Game of Thrones adaptation seems to be pretty sharply divided between those who have read the books--and want to greet the series with an open mouth kiss--and those who haven't read the books--and say something about Lord of the Rings/Braveheart/neck-beards. For those in the former group, here's a new trailer to soothe your high fantasy cravings. For those in the latter, don't the brightly-lit, fully-saturated parts of this thing look straight out of Star Trek: The Next Generation?
And yes, using a Star Trek reference to criticize an unreleased fantasy series is pathetic. What of it?
Logic would dictate Game of Thrones is some sort of upper-crust Musical Chairs, but my lazy research tells me it's actually an HBO series based on some books about swords and horses and other things you can buy in Dungeons & Dragons games, and people seem to be really excited t... / Continue →
Following a third-season premiere that saw Game of Thrones hit a new audience high of 4.4 million viewers, HBO has unsurprisingly decided they will see where this goes, renewing the series for a fourth season. The next ten-episode order is expected to air in early 2014, and to ... / Continue →
Veep and Game of Thrones are soon returning to HBO, bringing all-new seasons promising even more hilarious government bungling. Here are some new trailers. Both make explicit promises of torture, but only one includes the line "Jolly Green Jizz-Face." I'll let you be surprised ... / Continue →