Game of Thrones makes a surprise appearance in Bud Light Super Bowl Commercial

If you, like me, were hoping for a Game of Thrones ad to air during the Superbowl … well, you got your wish. Sort of. Bud Light’s agency, Wieden+Kennedy, collaborated with HBO and Droga5 to create the 60-second spot, “Joust,” the latest installment in the medieval/fantasy “Dilly Dilly” series which takes a sudden (and violent) Westerosi turn … though no Super […]

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‘Game of Thrones’ pop-up bar comes to Chicago, and Kit Harington uses emojis to describe the end of the show

Things are starting to thaw a tiny bit, but with its frozen river and arctic temperatures, Chicago is still looking uncomfortably similar to Westeros during the fabled Long Night. Ironically, that’s perfect marketing for the Game of Thrones pop-up bar that opened yesterday in the city’s Replay Lincoln Park.

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Kit Harington kept his crypt-teaser statue, and EW promises a trailer is coming!

We know from previous news stories that actors from Game of Thrones have taken home various mementos from the show — Maisie Williams took home the Ned Stark-esque brown leather jacket from Season 7, for example. Kit Harington has expressed a desire to keep Longclaw once the series ends, although the showrunners have become less than […]

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Kit Harington reflects on eight seasons of Game of Thrones, Richard Madden chooses sides, and HBO CEO “in awe” of Season 8

In the final days of filming Game of Thrones, Kit Harington (Jon Snow) received a visit from GQ, to discuss and reflect on his time over the show’s soon to be historic 8 season run. “The last season of Thrones seemed to be designed to break us,” says Kit. And it’s a fitting start to the interview – no one […]

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“Game of Thrones: The Touring Exhibition” moves to Belfast as the final season begins!

Game of Thrones: The Touring Exhibition continues, at long last! This detailed look at the authentic props, costumes and set decorations from Game of Thrones first showed up in Barcelona, which we reviewed here at Watchers, but if you didn’t have the opportunity to attend, you will have another one soon, and at the headquarters […]

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