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Why fans are so disappointed with Game of Thrones

Why fans are so disappointed with Game of Thrones

By Shay O’Leary SPOILER WARNING Unfortunately, the last two seasons have been a little underwhelming and this is mainly due to bad writing from D and D (David Beniof and DB Weiss), flooding them with inconsistency.  Fans are so upset that a petition has been made to remake the final season, which currently has almost […]

 Kamron Kent

REVIEW: Game of Thrones: Season Eight, Episode Six – The Iron Throne

REVIEW: Game of Thrones: Season Eight, Episode Six – The Iron Throne

Credit: @gameofthrones (Instagram) Winter arrived, people died, Cersei took a ‘crushing’ blow and now our watch has ended. Here is our final weekly review of Game of Thrones. First off, if you haven’t seen this week’s final episode of Game of Thrones, two things: Why did you open this review? And why haven’t you watched […]

 Kamron Kent

REVIEW: Game of Thrones, Season Eight; Episode 5 – The Bells

REVIEW: Game of Thrones, Season Eight; Episode 5 – The Bells

Credit: @gameofthrones (instagram) The penultimate episode of the final ever season of Game of Thrones leaves much to be desired. Following off after the death of Missandei (Nathalie Emmanuel) at King’s Landing in the previous episode, Daenerys Targaryen (Emilia Clarke) seems to be going through some sort of shock. It doesn’t help that Varys (Conleth […]

 Kamron Kent

REVIEW: Game of Thrones, Season Eight: Episode 4 – The Last of The Starks

REVIEW: Game of Thrones, Season Eight: Episode 4 – The Last of The Starks

Credit: @gameofthrones (instagram) In the wake of the slim victory that we saw our beloved characters win last week in episode three: ‘The Long Night’, the fourth episode follows on with the morning immediately after. In this scene we see Jorah Mormont (Iain Glen), Lyanna Mormont (Bella Ramsey) and Eddison Tollett (Ben Crompton) all being […]

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Anyone Fancy A Game of Coffee?

Anyone Fancy A Game of Coffee?

By Hannah Smith After long hours of filming – and even longer hours spent in the hair and makeup trailers getting ready – it’s no wonder that the actors and actresses of the new season of Game of Thrones desperately needed a bit of a caffeine boost. Still, it was a shock to hawk-eyed viewers […]

 Kamron Kent

REVIEW: Game of Thrones, Season Eight: Episode Three – The Long Night

REVIEW: Game of Thrones, Season Eight: Episode Three – The Long Night

Credit: @gameofthrones (Instagram) This episode of Game of Thrones (GoT) broke records for both TV and Social Media. It received nearly eight million tweets on Sunday night according to Mashable and was also the longest battle in the history of television! Coming in at a staggering and highly likely, UNBEATABLE 82 minutes, according to Fansided. This […]

 Kamron Kent

REVIEW: Game of Thrones, Season Eight: Episode One and Two

REVIEW: Game of Thrones, Season Eight: Episode One and Two

The show has been back on the air for the last three weeks and we are already at the halfway point of the last ever season of Game of Thrones! As we prepare for episode three, here’s your catch up of the last two weeks. Episode One Jon Snow (Kit Harington) and Daenerys Targaryen (Emilia Clarke) […]

 Lucie Simon

Game of Thrones – no more heroes (or villains?)

Game of Thrones – no more heroes (or villains?)

Game of Thrones returns to our screens for its eighth and final series tonight (Monday 15 April). Perhaps the most anticipated show of the decade, the popularity of the show in which virtually every character lies, cheats and commits murder, is a fascinating phenomenon. A global research group of university academics, which includes the University […]

 Kamron Kent

Preview: Game of Thrones – Season Eight (The Final Season)

Preview: Game of Thrones – Season Eight (The Final Season)

The teasers have ceased and the trailer is here! We get a good view of what is to come in the upcoming last season of the HBO hit, Game of Thrones. Here it is: winter has arrived! The trailer starts with Arya Stark sprinting away from something – or someone. Could it be a white […]

 Ryan Prentice

KingCons bring Game of Thrones stars, Super Mario and more to the Stadium of Light

KingCons bring Game of Thrones stars, Super Mario and more to the Stadium of Light

King Con’s first year in Sunderland turns out to be a success as thousands flood to see special guests at the Stadium of Light.  

    After outgrowing their previous venue in Durham, King Con was confirmed to be at the Stadium of Light this year, and spread over a weekend full of panels, competitions and more. Arriving on Saturday I was met by some of the latest and classic characters, first of all a Storm Trooper followed by […]