A Guide of the Historical Events in Westeros Before A Game of Thrones

So on the front page there's an article by Rob Bricken that talks about all the fan theories that you absolutely need to know about Game of Thrones. If you're only watching the show, I don't think you absolutely need to know them, because it's obvious they're steering the series in a different direction. However, if… » 3/27/15 8:00am Friday 8:00am

All The Game Of Thrones Fan Theories You Absolutely Need To Know

If there's two things fans of the A Song of Ice and Fire book series can agree on, it's that 1) author George R.R. Martin is weaving an incredibly dense tale where far more happens (and has happened) than what's just on the page, and 2) that no character is safe from GRRM's murderous pen. » 3/26/15 10:00am 3/26/15 10:00am

Game of Thrones Season 5 Plot Probabilities

Season 5 of Game of Thrones will certainly toss some plots from the books they're adaptations of. This article attempts to guess at what happens in Season 5. Please comment with your thoughts and opinions on the probabilities. Spoiler warning: This article assumes you are caught up with the five published A Song… » 3/17/15 1:04pm 3/17/15 1:04pm

Why Game Of Thrones TV Fans Should Be Happy The Books Have Run Out

Greetings, my beloved stamp-scavengers! Today I bring you a Hot Take on the lack of The Winds of Winter, why Bruce Wayne isn't worried about an heir, and how Star Wars would be different if Luke Skywalker had been a narc for the Empire. It's marginally more fun than being stung by a giant, irradiated scorpion! » 2/04/15 9:00am 2/04/15 9:00am

Jon Snow's Head May Have Confirmed A Terrible Game Of Thrones Spoiler

Um, I can't even report this news without it being a spoiler for those who know certain things about the Game of Thrones TV show, the A Song of Ice and Fire book series, or even just one pertinent behind-the-scenes fact. Do not read unless you want news that could destroy one of GoT's most popular fan theories. » 1/07/15 7:40am 1/07/15 7:40am

Amy Poehler Quizzes George R.R. Martin On Game Of Thrones Trivia

How well does George R.R. Martin know his own characters? On Late Night with Seth Meyers, Amy Poehler and Seth Meyers asked Martin to match lines from A Song of Ice and Fire with their appropriate characters—and the results are pretty damn adorable. » 10/29/14 5:30pm 10/29/14 5:30pm

George R.R. Martin Is Writing A Game Of Thrones Children's Book

Parents, you might want to find a good child therapist and put him or her on your speed-dial. George R.R. Martin is putting his fantasy skills and love of inflicting trauma on readers to use on a children's book titled The Ice Dragon, a tale set in Westeros, and illustrated by the amazing Luis Royo. » 8/01/14 11:45am 8/01/14 11:45am

Everything You Need To Know About Game Of Thrones' Biggest Fan Theory

Jon Snow knows nothing, but you can learn everything about the potential secrets of everybody's favorite Stark bastard by watching this fantastic video, which happens to be the best explanation of the "R+L=J" fan theory I've ever seen. Probable spoilers ahead (especially if you're only watching the show)! » 7/16/14 7:00pm 7/16/14 7:00pm

GRRM Tells People Who Think He Won't Finish The Books "F*ck You"

Apparently George R.R. Martin is quite, quite tired of people worrying that he will never finish his fantasy magnum opus A Song of Ice and Fire. But can you really blame him? » 7/09/14 9:40am 7/09/14 9:40am

Compare The Sizes Of Fantasy Dragons With This Handy Chart

Who are the largest dragons in fantasy? Be warned, this chart contains dragon size-related spoilers for A Song of Ice and Fire. » 5/02/14 8:20am 5/02/14 8:20am

George R.R. Martin Swings by SNL to Talk About His Writer's Block

Season four of Game of Thrones kicks off tonight. To celebrate, <em>SNL</em>'s Weekend Update poked good fun at George R.R. Martin and the challenge he faces with finishing A Song of Ice and Fire. » 4/06/14 11:14am 4/06/14 11:14am

Will Sansa Stark end up a villain or a victim?

Today, we read some hints for George R.R. Martin's The Winds of Winter and this sparked a flurry of speculation about Sansa Stark and her ultimate fate. Here are a few theories as to Sansa's future position in the Game of Thrones. » 1/07/14 4:48pm 1/07/14 4:48pm

10 Characters Who Were One Step Away from Being the Chosen One

Sometimes it's clear who in a story will be the Chosen One—the character who gets to wield some awesome power or save the world from certain destruction. But sometimes destiny cheats or gets sidetracked along the way. » 9/29/13 9:00am 9/29/13 9:00am

This gory, goofy animation captures what it's like to read Game of…

George R.R. Martin's A Song of Ice and Fire is filled with rich familial histories, but sometimes it can be difficult to keep track of all those minor characters, especially when they keep dying on you. This video (NSFW for cartoon sex) pays mocking tribute to those doomed characters and all the details we learn… » 3/24/13 9:00am 3/24/13 9:00am

Beautiful black-and-white illustrations put a gothic spin on Game of…

Hogan McLaughlin is an artist and fashion designer with a particular passion for A Song of Ice and Fire—especially the ambitious clothes horse Margaery Tyrell. His Game of Thrones illustrations are often stark and deceptively simple, rendering each character in profile. But there's a special attention paid to each… » 3/09/13 8:00am 3/09/13 8:00am

A Gallery of Great (and Not TV-Inspired) Game of Thrones Art

If you picked up your copy of Game of Thrones season 2 on Blu-ray or DVD yesterday, you've likely checked out some of the set's many extras. One thing you won't find on there is this gallery of awesome fan art, created by artists who have ignored the TV series to bring their own vision of A Song of Ice and Fire to… » 2/20/13 8:05am 2/20/13 8:05am

All the Game of Thrones Fan Theories You Absolutely Need to Know

If there's two things fans of the A Song of Ice and Fire book series can agree on, it's that 1) author George R.R. Martin is weaving an incredibly dense tale where far more happens (and has happened) than what's just on the page, and 2) that no character is safe from GRRM's murderous pen. In regards to the former,… » 1/25/13 11:29am 1/25/13 11:29am

This children’s book will teach you all about the Houses of Westeros

Bran Stark might have had an easier time learning those House mottos if he'd grown up with a book like this. mrstater posted this series from the imaginary children's book of Game of Thrones houses, inspired by Eric Carle's Brown Bear, Brown Bear, What Do You See? » 11/04/12 12:00pm 11/04/12 12:00pm

PSA helps you cope with the trauma of George R.R. Martin's A Storm of…

If you've finished George R.R. Martin's epic novel A Storm of Swords from his A Song of Ice and Fire series, you might need the help of this useful public service announcement. » 9/04/12 3:20pm 9/04/12 3:20pm