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Being an Extra on Game of Thrones

Game of Thrones: This is what it was like to be an extra on HBO’s hit show

By on August 19, 2015 at 7:00 PM.

Game of Thrones: This is what it was like to be an extra on HBO’s hit show

We’ve spent five seasons exploring the land of Westeros with our favorite (and least favorite) characters on Game of Thrones, but what would it be like to actually visit George R.R. Martin’s fictional world? One fan got to find out when he was cast as an extra for the infamous Purple Wedding scene in season four. More →

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Game of Thrones Finale

Game of Thrones series finale will be ‘bittersweet’, says author George RR Martin

By on August 13, 2015 at 4:48 PM.

Game of Thrones series finale will be ‘bittersweet’, says author George RR Martin

With season 5 of Game of Thrones now in the books, and Jon Snow officially dead (he is dead, right?), many fans are already starting to speculate on what we might expect to see in future seasons  Though seven seasons of GOT on HBO are reportedly planned, Game of Thrones scribe Geroge RR Martin still has to finish writing the last two books in the series. And while we have a long ways to go until we reach the series finale, Martin recently explained what users can look forward to when Game of Thrones reaches what will undoubtedly be a rousing conclusion.

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New York Lawyer Trial Combat

New York lawyer pulls a Tyrion Lannister, demands a trial by combat

By on August 7, 2015 at 9:45 PM.

New York lawyer pulls a Tyrion Lannister, demands a trial by combat

Luckily for us, life on Earth isn’t governed by Game of Thrones-style laws anymore, but some people still think otherwise. One Staten Island lawyer has gone ahead and asked for a trial by combat in a lawsuit in which he and his firm happen to be co-defendants. This isn’t a joke, it really happened. More →

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Game of Thrones Jon Snow Dead

Game Of Thrones executive producer finally reveals Jon Snow’s fate

By on July 31, 2015 at 12:50 PM.

Game Of Thrones executive producer finally reveals Jon Snow’s fate

Yes, Jon Snow is dead, and many people know that already, including Game of Thrones fans who haven’t even seen the most recent episode of HBO’s tremendously popular TV series. And while there are many plausible fan theories that say he’ll be back, one HBO executive wants to remind you he’s oh so very dead. More →

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Hunger Game Of Thrones

Video: ‘The Hunger Game of Thrones: Jon Snow must die’ is an amazing video mashup

By on July 27, 2015 at 5:07 PM.

Video: ‘The Hunger Game of Thrones: Jon Snow must die’ is an amazing video mashup

The death of Jon Snow in the season 5 finale to Game of Thrones didn’t sit well with fans of the beloved character. Of course, it didn’t take long for brewing speculation to suggest that Jon Snow may, in fact, still be alive.

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Game Of Thrones Jon Snow Alive Or Dead New Evidence

Is Game of Thrones’ Jon Snow alive or not? What the evidence tells us

By on July 22, 2015 at 11:40 AM.

Is Game of Thrones’ Jon Snow alive or not? What the evidence tells us

It’s been more than a month since the season finale of this year’s Game of Thrones aired and fans of the show are still reeling over the supposed death of beloved character Jon Snow. As someone who is both a big fan of the show and the books, I remain highly skeptical that Snow is really dead in the same way that Ned Stark, Joffrey Baratheon and Robb Stark are. I’ll lay out all the evidence why I think Snow is still alive below. More →

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Game Of Thrones Walk Of Shame ISIS

Captured ISIS leader forced to make ‘Game of Thrones’-style walk of shame

By on July 20, 2015 at 12:20 PM.

Captured ISIS leader forced to make ‘Game of Thrones’-style walk of shame

They say truth is stranger than fiction. And sometimes, well, sometimes truth and fiction overlap in the craziest of ways.

During the season 5 finale of Game of Thrones, a once-proud Cersei Lannister was forced to march for miles through Kings Landing completely naked to atone for her sins. All the while, townspeople spewed vulgar insults in her direction while simultaneously hurling unspeakable objects her way. The scene, which went on for minutes on end, was dramatic and intensely emotional.

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Game Of Thrones Season 5

This might be the hardest Game of Thrones quiz ever – how many questions can you get right?

By on July 10, 2015 at 6:40 PM.

This might be the hardest Game of Thrones quiz ever – how many questions can you get right?

Game of Thrones fans, you have your work cut out for you.

Millions of fans of HBO’s hit fantasy series Game of Thrones are reeling now that the fifth season has come to an end. What will become of Daenerys? Is Jon Snow really dead? There are plenty more questions as well, and we won’t be any closer to getting answers until Game of Thrones season 6 premieres next year.

In the meantime, it’s time to test how big a GoT fan you really are. More →

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Hardhome Battle Game Of Thrones

Video: How the Amazing Hardhome Battle Scene in ‘Game of Thrones’ Was Made

By on July 8, 2015 at 6:15 PM.

Video: How the Amazing Hardhome Battle Scene in ‘Game of Thrones’ Was Made

A new video from the visual effects company El Ranchito provides us with an incredible first-hand look at all of the work that went into creating one of the more memorable scenes from the most recent season of Game of Thrones.

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Game of Thrones Jon Snow Death Eyes Theory

Conspiracy Theory for the Watch: What Happens to Jon Snow at the End of Season 5?

By on July 3, 2015 at 3:21 PM.

Conspiracy Theory for the Watch: What Happens to Jon Snow at the End of Season 5?

Spoiler alert: Below the break, we’ll talk in great detail about what happens to Jon Snow in season 5 of Game of Thrones (the last episode, if you really must know), and what fans think is coming next. So if you haven’t seen it yet, you definitely won’t want to read any further. More →

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Game Of Thrones Season 6 Release Date

Game of Thrones Season 6: New Director Shares Inside Look, Teases What’s to Come

By on July 2, 2015 at 10:00 AM.

Game of Thrones Season 6: New Director Shares Inside Look, Teases What’s to Come

Mind-boggling.

That’s the way Jack Bender – one of five newly announced directors who’ll be responsible for two episodes each in the coming sixth season of Game of Thrones – describes the next batch of episodes on deck for HBO’s hit drama. More →

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Game of Thrones Season 6 Audition Leak

Did a Game of Thrones Season 6 Audition Tape Just Leak Some of Next Year’s Storyline?

By on June 25, 2015 at 12:33 PM.

Did a Game of Thrones Season 6 Audition Tape Just Leak Some of Next Year’s Storyline?

Many Game of Thrones fans have probably seen the terrifying end of season 5 by now and are anxiously waiting to see what’s coming next year. Many questions have to be answered in the next season, especially about You Know Who having been You Know What “for the Watch.” While a purported audition for season 6 that made its way online doesn’t answer that question, it still offers some insight into what might happen in the upcoming new season.

Caution though, spoilers ahead. More →

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The BGR Show: Episode 14 – iPhone 6s breaks cover, E3 2015 and OMG GoT

By on June 18, 2015 at 3:12 PM.

The BGR Show: Episode 14 – iPhone 6s breaks cover, E3 2015 and OMG GoT

In this week’s episode of The BGR Show podcast, we cover the huge iPhone 6s leak, E3 2015 and the fact that Nintendo is so terrible. We also talk about how Wayne Brady almost choked Jacob while playing Halo 5, some exclusive Game of Thrones spoilers, and what hopefully is going to be a great movie in Spectre.

This episode is brought to you by Casper. Casper makes an insanely amazing mattress for an incredible price, starting at just $500. I have been sleeping on one for the past week, and I’m so happy to have ditched my previous foam mattress. You have to try it. And you can; with a 100-day in home trial, there’s absolutely no reason not to. Plus, Casper is offering $50 off the purchase of a mattress if you visit casper.com/bgr and use the discount code BGR.

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