5 (and a half) of My Favorite Game of Thrones Scenes

SPOILERS UP TO THE END OF SEASON 6 Everyone knows the best scenes in Game of Thrones; Ned’s execution, the Red Wedding, Tyrion’s trial, Tyrion’s confrontation with his father, the White Walkers attack at Hardhome. But these scenes aren’t everything in the show. The show has softer moments, not everything is a trial by combat or a… Continue reading 5 (and a half) of My Favorite Game of Thrones Scenes

Intertextuality: The Empire Strikes Back and Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2

This post will have spoilers for Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2. It will also have spoilers for The Empire Strikes Back, but I know that you’ve seen that movie because literally everyone has. The Marvel Cinematic Universe films exist in Disney’s pantheon of intellectual properties alongside the Star Wars franchise. In that way, these movies are linked together.… Continue reading Intertextuality: The Empire Strikes Back and Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2

The Game of Thrones theory I want to be true (but probably isn’t)

*SPOILERS FOR GAME OF THRONES UP TO AND INCLUDING SEASON 6* For all of you who follow me on Twitter – all twelve of you – you’ve likely noticed that I’ve been tweeting under the hashtag #PrepareForWinter. This was HBO’s rallying call to have all Game of Thrones fans to rewatch the six seasons in the six weeks leading… Continue reading The Game of Thrones theory I want to be true (but probably isn’t)

Captain’s Log: May 2017

Game of Thrones Trailer! So, the first Game of Thrones season 7 trailer was released this month, and it looks phenomenal. It’s really neat to see that the show is starting to build towards its end with climaxes and resolutions we’ve been promised for six seasons now. This might be considered lazy writing, but I find my… Continue reading Captain’s Log: May 2017