Compounded of the animated map by Elastic and the accompanying theme by Ramin Djawadi, Game of Thrones’ iconic title sequence is one of the show’s most distinctive elements. In an interview with Art of the Title in 2011, the project’s Creative Director Angus Wall discusses its making. Continue reading “The Title Sequence”
If you’ve read the main books and watched the TV show, have a go at this survey. Continue reading “A Survey for Readers and Watchers”
Read the annotated scripts for Game of Thrones’ seasons at Genius.com. The scripts, though not official versions, are annotated with tagged spoilers and further elaboration, and are kept up to date with each season. A useful companion for show watchers.
Official scripts for entire seasons haven’t been released for public view, but the Television Academy’s website releases the scripts of episodes nominated for the Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Writing for a Drama Series (they’re entirely worth it, and vary slightly from the finished version). For now, there are scripts for S04E10 (“The Children”), S05E10 (“Mother’s Mercy”), and S06E09 (“Battle of the Bastards”).
Lots of theories concerning ASOIAF are major tinfoil, but there are some that actually make sense (and have since been confirmed). Continue reading “Theories You Can Believe In”