Tag: Daenerys

Aug 16

Game of Thrones Season 7: Fire and Ice vs Death


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I didn’t think that Jon Snow was a likable hero. I always felt he was weak. But Season 7 of the Game of Thrones has proven me wrong. Episode after episode, he has grown on me.  Unlike Dani, Jon’s character development was quite slow.  Now that we are almost at the end, I find myself rooting for him and scared for his safety. ( Read more )

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Jun 27

Game of Thrones Season 6 Finale: Battle of the Bitches


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Warning: Spoilers ahead for those who have not seen the season 6 finale.

After the satisfying death of Ramsay in last week’s episode, the finale does not disappoint as it reveals so many more twists and redemption than we expected.  On Cersei’s judgment day, she proves that she has become even more ruthless than ever as she kidnaps her son, King Tommen, and blows up the High Sept.  She kills so many people, along with the High Sparrow, Margaery, Loras, and her own uncle Kevan Lannister.

In the Red Keep, Tommen realizes what her mother had done and as soon as he was left alone, he jumps from the window.  The iron throne is empty and we finally see Cersei crowned, sitting on the most coveted seat in Westeros.  She had now lost all her children and as Jamie looks on, there is apprehension.  Now that she has nothing else to protect, how much farther will she go? ( Read more )

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May 03

Game of Thrones S6E2: He’s Alive!


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For many of us, there was never any doubt that Jon Snow would live again.  I’m talking about fans who have not read the book.  Those who have read the book have an idea what is yet to come.  Before this episode, there were several theories how Jon would be resurrected.  The last scene finally confirmed that the Red Witch would have a hand in Jon’s resurrection.  The question we are now hoping to get answered in the next episode is, “is he still the same Jon Snow from last season?” ( Read more )

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