• Wait, Why Is Jaime Lannister In Winterfell Again?

    10 days ago - By Refinery29

    Who would've guessed it?! Jaime Lannister is an official Good Guy. At the end of the Game of Thrones season 8 premiere, a newly dark-haired Jaime emerges from a carriage in Winterfell and locks eyes with Bran , signaling that their character arcs have officially come full circle. Eight seasons ago, a much blonder, much smarmier Jaime pushed Bran out of Winterfell's highest tower after the tree-climbing Stark son accidentally caught Jaime and his sister, Cersei in a moment of intimacy. The moment sent Bran, Jaime, and frankly all of the Stark family members on their respective paths. Years...
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  • Game of Thrones Season 8 Premiere Recap: Reunited & It Feels So Good

    Game of Thrones Season 8 Premiere Recap: Reunited & It Feels So Good

    10 days ago - By Refinery29

    After a 595-day wait, this is truly the beginning of the end. One down, only five to go. This week's much anticipated Game of Thrones premiere seems entirely self-aware that it's time to start wrapping things up. In many ways, this was a return to the dynamics of the very first seasons: A royal army marching north; growing dissent within the ranks of the Northmen as the king brings home a foreign consort; lovers frolicking in bodies of water, vowing to stay there forever; and hushed conversations about Lyanna Stark in the crypt below Winterfell. This entire episode mirrors poor Theon , who...
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  • An Algorithm Predicted Which Characters Will Live Die During the Final 'Got' Season

    An Algorithm Predicted Which Characters Will Live Die During the Final 'Got' Season

    10 days ago - By Hypebeast

    Game of Thrones fans spend enough time theorizing which characters will live and die, but a group from the Technical University of Munich have taken it one step further with numbers.
    The computer science students have developed A Song of Ice and Data , an algorithm that predicts the survival rate of each major character using longevity data in a fashion similar to the field of medicine. Project supervisor Guy Yachdav explained that although the program "relies on data taken from the world of fantasy, the exact same artificial intelligence techniques are used in the real world."
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  • Game of Thrones' premiere offers major reveal, little carnage

    Game of Thrones' premiere offers major reveal, little carnage

    10 days ago - By New York Post

    ‘Game of Thrones” fans, always on morgue alert, can relax for one week.
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  • ‘Game of Thrones' shocking secret revealed: what it means

    ‘Game of Thrones' shocking secret revealed: what it means

    10 days ago - By New York Post

    Fans have been waiting for nearly 10 years - and it finally happened: the biggest family secret on “Game of Thrones” has been revealed in the Season 8 premiere. Ned Stark told Jon Snow “The next time I see you, we'll talk about your mother” in the show's second episode, which aired in...
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  • How ‘Game of Thrones' just set up Arya killing the Night King

    How ‘Game of Thrones' just set up Arya killing the Night King

    10 days ago - By New York Post

    In the first episode of “Game of Thrones” Season 8, Arya Stark gets an intriguing set up that has ramifications for the rest of the series. Spoilers ahead for the season premiere. Arya reconnects with Gendry the blacksmith, her old traveling companion she last saw in Season 3. They had a...
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  • ‘Game of Thrones' reveal: Why Cersei's Golden Company is important

    ‘Game of Thrones' reveal: Why Cersei's Golden Company is important

    10 days ago - By New York Post

    In the first episode of “Game of Thrones” Season 8, Cersei gets a shiny new army. Spoilers below for the Season 8 premiere. At the end of Season 7, almost everyone met to see if the humans could unite in the common cause of fighting the zombie-like White Walkers. To nobody's surprise, that didn't go...
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  • Game of Thrones Is Back - and Jon Snow Finally Knows Something

    Game of Thrones Is Back - and Jon Snow Finally Knows Something

    10 days ago - By Celebrity Babies

    Warning: This post contains spoilers for season 8, episode 1 of Game of Thrones .
    Winter is finally here.
    After seven seasons of constant warnings, the Night King's army blasted down the Wall that had magically protected Westeros from the White Walkers in last season's climatic finale.
    RELATED: Everything the Game of Thrones Cast Has Revealed About the Final Season, from Juicy Spoilers to Cryptic Clues
    And the season 8 premiere on Sunday night wasted no time getting into the action - or bringing the nostalgia. From a basic recreation of the first episode to Kit Harington ‘s Jon Snow...
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  • The Best Reactions to Jon Snow Learning He's a Targaryen in the Game of Thrones Premiere

    10 days ago - By Celebrity Babies

    Warning: This post contains spoilers for season 8, episode 1 of Game of Thrones .
    Jon Snow finally knows.
    During Sunday's Game of Thrones season 8 premiere, the King of the North learned the truth about his family tree: He's not the bastard son of Ned Stark, but rather the only child of Ned's sister Lyanna and Rhaegar Targaryen. So he ‘s the rightful heir to the Iron Throne, rather than Rhaegar's little sister, Daenerys, who he just bent the knee to and bedded on a boat.
    RELATED: The Game of Thrones Celebrity Cameos You Might Have Missed While Watching the Series
    (And, yeah, he's dating...
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  • TV Review: ‘Game of Thrones' Season 8 Premiere

    10 days ago - By Variety

    The final season of “Game of Thrones” began with an episode that does much of the table-setting to which fans have become accustomed - “Thrones,” more than most shows, tends to dole out its big moments deeper into its annual run. But it does something new, too: Hitting the accelerator and delivering major plot developments,...
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  • ‘Game of Thrones' Season 8 Premiere Airs Early on DirecTV Now

    10 days ago - By Variety

    The Internet is in a bit of a whirl after the highly anticipated final season premiere of “Game of Thrones” reportedly aired several hours early on DirecTV. According to posts on Twitter, the first episode of season 8 is available to stream some four hours ahead of schedule - it was due to land on...
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  • ‘Game of Thrones' premiere teased on ‘60 Minutes'

    ‘Game of Thrones' premiere teased on ‘60 Minutes'

    10 days ago - By New York Post

    "Game of Thrones" fans got treated to a sneak preview of the season 8 premiere on Sunday night - with the Northerners getting their first introduction to Daenerys Targaryen's dragons - in a clip that aired on "60 Minutes."
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