The highs and lows of ‘Game of Thrones’ season 7

As I wrote on GuideLive.com, the seventh season of Game of Thrones blew in and out like the winter storm it was. It was busy, chaotic and mesmerizing, to say the least. And divisive. So, so divisive. There was a lot to love in this season — and many people did love it! — but there was also a lot that fell short of expectations. … Continue reading The highs and lows of ‘Game of Thrones’ season 7

Details be damned, ‘Game of Thrones’ charges towards glory

*Spoilers for the first three episodes of Game of Thrones season 7 follow* There’s a lot to be said about the early portion of Thrones‘ seventh season — “too slow” isn’t one of them. Nay, the show has been charging forward on almost all fronts. Think about it: In the first three episodes of S7, we’ve had three battles, one family massacre, five big character … Continue reading Details be damned, ‘Game of Thrones’ charges towards glory

‘Game of Thrones’ showrunners announce next project with HBO

If you’re in denial about Game of Thrones really coming to an end, the show’s creators are here to throw ice water in your face. HBO announced today the next project that David Benioff and D. B. Weiss will undertake with the network — and, no, it’s not one of the Thrones spinoffs. Instead, they’re going with alternative American history. According to a press release, Confederate will … Continue reading ‘Game of Thrones’ showrunners announce next project with HBO

Get hype: Game of Thrones stuns with new trailer

I mean, seriously: What. A. Trailer.  Only HBO and Game of Thrones could usurp the first day of summer to make #WinterIsHere a trending topic on Twitter. The second — and probably final — trailer for season 7 is bloody spectacular, and easily my favorite of all GoT trailers ever. Watch this masterpiece: A few big thoughts/revelations the trailer gives us (#Spoilers): Dragonstone is the … Continue reading Get hype: Game of Thrones stuns with new trailer

Everything we learn from the new ‘Game of Thrones’ season 7 trailer

As Jon Snow says, “the Great War is here.”  HBO finally gifted fans with what they’d been asking for and released a spectacular trailer for Game of Thrones season 7. Needless to say, it’s been the highlight of my week. It also took up my entire afternoon yesterday — not that I’m complaining, mind you! I put together a deep-dive into everything the new trailer … Continue reading Everything we learn from the new ‘Game of Thrones’ season 7 trailer