Game of Thrones

  1. Episode 10 Fire and Blood
    Game of Thrones Recap: A Newbie and a Superfan Debate the Season Finale Can the season finale possibly keep up with last week’s major developments?
  2. Episode 9 Baelor
  3. Episode 8 The Pointy End
  4. Episode 7 You Win or You Die
    Game of Thrones Recap: A Newbie and a Superfan Debate the Westeros Honor Code Who knew prostitution lessons could be so illuminating?
  5. Episode 6 A Golden Crown
  6. Episode 5 The Wolf and the Lion
  7. Episode 4 Cripples, Bastards, and Broken Things
  8. Episode 3 Lord Snow
    Game of Thrones Recap: A Newbie and a Superfan Debate Whether Winter Is Coming And who’s better at sword fighting: Jon? Or Arya?
  9. Episode 2 The Kingsroad
    Game of Thrones Recap: A Superfan and a Newbie Debate Who to Root For What do the characters want? Something! When do they want it? Eventually!
  10. Episode 1 Winter Is Coming
    Is Game of Thrones for Newbies or Superfans? A Post-Show Debate A newbie and a superfan debate the premiere.
  1. Episode 10 Valar Morghulis
    Game of Thrones Recap: These Bad People Last night’s season finale spread its arms wide to catch a lot of falling balls, then tossed them all back in the air.
  2. Episode 9 Blackwater
    Game of Thrones Recap: The Rains Weep O’er His Hall We always knew we were going to get a big, ass-kicking battle in this episode, and director Neil Marshall did not disappoint.
  3. Episode 8 The Prince of Winterfell
    Game of Thrones Recap: Westeros in Love Last night’s episode established romantic love — and its cousin, chivalry — as forces to be reckoned with.
  4. Episode 7 A Man Without Honor
    Game of Thrones Recap: Young Men With Big Jobs Surprisingly, Theon Greyjoy has become the heart of the show.
  5. Episode 6 The Old Gods and the New
    Game of Thrones Recap: Let He Who Dealt It At this point, the values espoused by dear old Ned Stark have been pretty thoroughly dismantled.
  6. Episode 5 The Ghost of Harrenhal
    Game of Thrones Recap: Brother Against Brother We’ve reached the halfway point of season two, and suddenly there’s one fewer person clashing for the Iron Throne.
  7. Episode 4 Garden of Bones
    Game of Thrones Recap: The High Road’s Very Pretty Congratulations, Melisandre! Your baby Dementor is adorable.
  8. Episode 3 What Is Dead May Never Die
    Game of Thrones Recap: How Do You Sleep? Oh, just another Sunday night, watching a kid get knifed in the throat.
  9. Episode 2 The Night Lands
    Game of Thrones Recap: Try Smiling With Your Lips Closed In which we are introduced to yet another piece of Westeros — the Iron Islands.
  10. Episode 1 The North Remembers
    Game of Thrones Recap: Upping the Ante on Shocking Violence Welcome back to Westeros, where women are strong, men are good-looking, and children live under constant threat of impalement.
  1. Episode 10 Mhysa
    Game of Thrones Season Finale Recap: The Morning After And so we bring the third season to a close.
  2. Episode 9 The Rains of Castamere
  3. Episode 8 Second Sons
    Game of Thrones Recap: Weddings and White Walkers Weddings, for all their joy and spangle, have a way of bringing out the worst in people.
  4. Episode 7 The Bear and the Maiden Fair
    Game of Thrones Recap: What’s Love Got to Do With It? Love unspools in many ways in Westeros, as last night’s episode made clear.
  5. Episode 6 The Climb
    Game of Thrones Recap: Chaos Is a Ladder Or a pit. It’s one of them.
  6. Episode 5 Kissed by Fire
    Game of Thrones Recap: A Song of Ass and Fire Last night’s episode was tied together by some key visual motifs: flames and, uh, butts.
  7. Episode 4 And Now His Watch Is Ended
    Game of Thrones Recap: Here Are My Dragons! After three hours of listless flitting, Game of Thrones let fly last night with a tight, rip-roaring belch of fiery goodness.
  8. Episode 3 Walk of Punishment
    Game of Thrones Recap: There Are No Masters in the Grave This episode was all over the place — until that very last scene.
  9. Episode 2 Dark Wings, Dark Words
    Game of Thrones Recap: The Raven Is You We catch up with everyone else and Diana Rigg shows up as the Dowager Countess of Westeros.
  10. Episode 1 Valar Dohaeris
  1. Episode 10 The Children
  2. Episode 9 The Watchers on the Wall
    Game of Thrones Recap: From the Wildlings to the Wall The mighty Wall is a fragile pane of ice separating society from chaos.
  3. Episode 8 The Mountain and the Viper
    Game of Thrones Recap: Quit While You’ve a Head Trial by combat time, and Oberyn did his best Cirque du Soleil impression of Inigo Montoya.
  4. Episode 7 Mockingbird
    Game of Thrones Recap: I Believe I Can Fly There were a number of moments last night that felt downright uplifting, given how grim this show is.
  5. Episode 6 The Laws of Gods and Men
    Game of Thrones Recap: A Great Reckoning for a Little Man It was great to see Peter Dinklage come roaring back to life in this episode.
  6. Episode 5 First of His Name
    Game of Thrones Recap: Wargs and Weird Relations Another glimpse at the insanity behind the Moon Door.
  7. Episode 4 Oathkeeper
    Game of Thrones Recap: Don’t It Make My Brown Eyes Blue In last night’s episode, the Game of Thrones creators revealed the answers to two mysteries that lingered from last week.
  8. Episode 3 Breaker of Chains
  9. Episode 2 The Lion and the Rose
  10. Episode 1 Two Swords
    Game of Thrones Season Premiere Recap: Steel Yourself The stage has been reset following the Red Wedding.
  1. Episode 10 Mother’s Mercy
    Game of Thrones Season 5 Finale Recap: Facing the Music Through many of the story lines, there was a sense that what we were seeing was the consequence of past actions.
  2. Episode 9 The Dance of Dragons
    Game of Thrones Recap: It Will All Be Over Soon Game of Thrones explored some new emotional territory.
  3. Episode 8 Hardhome
    Game of Thrones Recap: Between a Wight and a Hardhome It feels odd to describe a relentless 15-minute action scene as luxurious, but that’s how it felt.
  4. Episode 7 The Gift
    Game of Thrones Recap: The Turning Point Several plotlines build to points we’ve seen coming for a while now.
  5. Episode 6 Unbowed, Unbent, Unbroken
    Game of Thrones Recap: I Am Sansa Stark This is the self that Sansa has been building to, step by step, for nearly a season now.
  6. Episode 5 Kill the Boy
    Game of Thrones Recap: Not a Boy, Not Yet a Man Moms — silly mamas, mean mamas, dead but loving mama bears — were all over the place.
  7. Episode 4 Sons of the Harpy
    Game of Thrones Recap: Get Back to Where You Once Belonged What sinister fate lies ahead for the cutest little button-face in all of the North?
  8. Episode 3 The High Sparrow
    Game of Thrones Recap: New Identities Big changes are in store for the Stark children.
  9. Episode 2 The House of Black and White
    Game of Thrones Recap: Ditch the Script What do you do when all your plans fall apart — when you, in essence, run out of script?
  10. Episode 1 The Wars to Come
    Game of Thrones Season 5 Premiere Recap: Jockeying for Power The mere sight of two girls walking alone through dense, black woods probably triggered that anticipatory stomach burble you’ve been missing these past ten months.
  1. Episode 10 The Winds of Winter
    Game of Thrones Season Finale Recap: Winter Is Here A very fine season ends with bloodshed, an explosive coup, and thorny questions about faith.
  2. Episode 9 Battle of the Bastards
    Game of Thrones Recap: Bastard vs. Bastard Jon Snow, Ramsay Bolton: Let’s get ready to rumble.
  3. Episode 8 No One
    Game of Thrones Recap: A Girl Is Arya Stark Arya’s final battle with the Waif is absurdly satisfying.
  4. Episode 7 The Broken Man
    Game of Thrones Recap: The Dog of War “The Broken Man” drops two big surprises, but it’s not as strong as previous episodes.
  5. Episode 6 Blood of My Blood
    Game of Thrones Recap: Moral Victories Yes, a girl has a name.
  6. Episode 5 The Door
    Game of Thrones Recap: Holding the Door Hodor? Hodor. Hodor, hodor, hodor.
  7. Episode 4 Book of the Stranger
    Game of Thrones Recap: So I Will Breaker of Chains. Mother of Dragons. Starter of Colossal Fires.
  8. Episode 3 Oathbreaker
    Game of Thrones Recap: End of Watch Does Game of Thrones believe in God?
  9. Episode 2 Home
    Game of Thrones Recap: Eyes Wide Open Despite a happy surprise, “Home” quite literally goes to the dogs.
  10. Episode 1 The Red Woman
    Game of Thrones Season Premiere Recap: The Gray Lady Jon Snow is still dead, but there’s a big surprise in store for another character.
  1. Episode 7 The Dragon and the Wolf
    Game of Thrones Season 7 Finale Recap: The Sense of an Ending What kind of story will Game of Thrones ultimately be?
  2. Episode 6 Beyond the Wall
    Game of Thrones Recap: Dragon Ex Machina After a devastating tragedy, Daenerys and Jon move toward an alliance.
  3. Episode 5 Eastwatch
    Game of Thrones Recap: Choosing Sides Alliances in Westeros are more fraught than ever.
  4. Episode 4 The Spoils of War
    Game of Thrones Recap: Sibling Revelry “The Spoils of War” sets up delicious new tensions to unravel.
  5. Episode 3 The Queen’s Justice
    Game of Thrones Recap: Reunions and Farewells Lady Olenna doesn’t need Valyrian steel to slay.
  6. Episode 2 Stormborn
    Game of Thrones Recap: The Fullness of Time If Arya returns to Winterfell, will she also return to her hopeful self?
  7. Episode 1 Dragonstone
    Game of Thrones Season-Premiere Recap: The North Remembers A rich beginning to what’s sure to be an exciting season.

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