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A military officer dissects Jon Snow’s battle strategy (and finds it lacking)

In the second episode of the final season of Game of Thrones, “A Knight of the Seven Kingdoms,” winter has come, and with it, an army the undead. Jon Snow has devised a battle plan to defend Winterfell, and ultimately the realms of men. So what does a …

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Geek collectors have been under attack by toy counterfeiters for decades

You’re sifting through the aisles of your local dollar store, and your eyes light upon a LEGO Millennium Falcon—and at a price so low that all Star Wars toy aficionados can afford it, no matter their financial situation. But when you look closely, yo…

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HBO’s Game of Thrones hacker has been identified, but can’t be prosecuted

Remember the Game of Thrones hack back in July that made HBO roar like Viserion with an ice spear in his side? As we know, four months ago, a hacker lifted 1.5 terabytes of precious HBO files, including a script from a future episode of Game of Thrones…

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Stuff We Love: Game of Thrones gloves let you know winter is coming, but only when it’s cold

“Winter is coming” is the motto of House Stark from George R.R. Martin’s saga A Song of Ice and Fire, aka HBO’s Game of Thrones. It’s both a threat and a promise. A threat, because the Northerners embody winter’s ferocity, and a promise becau…

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Game of Thrones cast will film Season 8 without a script to prevent leaks

Game of Thrones’ final season is hotly anticipated by its millions of fans. And it seems Season 8 is also anticipated by its actors: Nikolaj Coster-Waldau, who plays the arrogant-turned-humble Jaime Lannister, says the actors won’t be given scripts…

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Game of Thrones cast will film Season 8 without a script to prevent leaks

Game of Thrones’ final season is hotly anticipated by its millions of fans. And it seems Season 8 is also anticipated by its actors: Nikolaj Coster-Waldau, who plays the arrogant-turned-humble Jaime Lannister, says the actors won’t be given scripts…

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Latest Game of Thrones casting news may have just axed this fan theory

Oh, obscure fan theories, how we love you. We laughed in delight when we heard Jar-Jar was actually a Sith Lord, and we loved it when we learned that Darth Vader went back in time to kill Hitler. And now there’s a new one, about Game of Thrones’ Da…

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Watch: HBO explains the history of Westeros (in animated form!) to Game of Thrones fans

Game of Thrones fans, welcome to the best five minutes of your day.
HBO has released a deep dive into the history of Westeros, the backdrop of Game of Thrones that is rarely referred to in the series but felt every time we see a war or meet a member of…

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What happens when you mash up Game of Thrones with Taylor Swift

Game of Thrones currently has seven seasons of material to draw from, from violent fight scenes to snappy dialogue. Matthijs Vlot has taken advantage of this fact. The YouTuber has taken quotes from characters across the series and pieced them togeth…

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Stuff We Love: A Feast for Ice and Fire cookbook serves up delicious Game of Thrones delectables

There’s nothing I love more than food. Sure, my husband is great, and my family isn’t too bad. But that’s just peanuts compared to food.

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