Win or die: The secret to surviving in Game of Thrones? Forget about loyalty, scientists say

If you ever find yourself trapped in a real-life Game of Thrones-style nightmare, don’t be afraid to cast your morals aside in pursuit of survival. New research shows loyalty led characters in the popular show to an early death. The research, published in the Injury Epidemiology journal, showed that Game of Thrones characters were more […]

New study gives some handy tips on how to survive on Game of Thrones

Enlarge / How has Tyrion Lannister survived for so long? Being high born helps, being male doesn’t. His willingness to switch his allegiance to Daenerys Targaryen likely tipped the balance. (credit: HBO) Game of Thrones boasts one of the highest body counts on TV, knocking off even major characters in some very gruesome ways. Perhaps […]

Game of Thrones season 8 spoilers: FIRST LOOK trailer teases dark twist with shock clue

Game of Thrones season eight will return to the small screen in April 2019, with a host of iconic characters set to make their last appearance in the show. With the final season only a few months away, HBO and Sky Atlantic have revealed the first teaser trailer. The preview clip hints at a huge […]

Winds of Winter: George RR Martin on WHY Game of Thrones book is taking years to write

The next instalment in A Song Of Ice And Fire has been in the works for some time now; with its predecessor A Dance With Dragons coming out way back in 2011. After the novels spawned the Game of Thrones TV phenomenon, the show’s stories ended up overtaking the novels when Martin did not complete […]

Winds of Winter: Funny moment TV host DEMANDS George RR Martin finish Game of Thrones book

Martin appeared on Colbert’s US chatshow earlier this week in support of his new book, Fire And Blood. The new release is a fictional history set 300 years before the events of Game of Thrones and A Song of Ice and Fire – and it’s coming amid a long, long wait for The Winds of […]

Game of Thrones season 8 spoilers: MAJOR creatures from the books to make shock appearance

One of the most terrifying creatures in George RR Martin’s Game of Thrones books are the ice spiders. In the books, the White Walkers ride on these huge and dangerous beasts. That said, they haven’t been seen yet in the HBO series, but that could be about to change in season eight. A new theory […]

Hulu's Four Weddings and a Funeral Adds Game of Thrones Star in Recast — Plus, Which Original Star Is Back?

Hulu’s wedding plans have changed slightly: The streamer’s upcoming Four Weddings and a Funeral anthology has tapped Game of Thrones‘ Nathalie Emmanuel to play the lead role, replacing previously announced star Jessica Williams, according to our sister site Deadline. Emmanuel will star as Maya, an American who reunites with her friends in London for a […]

Game of Thrones: George RR Martin HIDING in remote cabin to finally FINISH Winds of Winter

The latest book in A Song of Ice and Fire was released when the Game of Thrones TV show aired over seven years ago. And as the final season arrives next April, fans are hopeful Martin will have finished The Winds of Winter by the end of 2019 too. Certainly, the 70-year-old author has admitted […]

Game of Thrones: Critics' reviews SLAM George RR Martin's new book Fire and Blood

The book is a fictional history of the universe inhabited by the characters from the Game of Thrones phenomenon, and is published worldwide this week. Sadly it is not The Winds Of Winter, the long-long-long-awaited sixth instalment in George RR Martin’s A Song of Ice and Fire series. Reviews of Fire and Blood have ranged […]