The Sellsword and the Squire

Game of Thrones features multiple characters who facilitate analysis when comparing them to someone else. Arya and Sansa, for example, are two sides of the same coin with complementary abilities and survival mechanisms. Jon Snow and Theon Greyjoy are another pair whose shared history and contrasting decision-making generates deep discussions. I consider Podrick Payne and Ser Bronn […]

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New images of Game of Thrones filming in Northern Ireland, plus huge spoilers for season 6!

This week, Game of Thrones has taken over the scenic waterfront in Ballintoy, Northern Ireland. Ironmen have been spotted in between takes as the show filmed near the Carrick-a-Rede rope bridge and in Larrybane Park, and Pilou Asbæk has been officially confirmed as Euron Greyjoy, Theon’s uncle and a dangerous pirate. We’ve now learned that yesterday, GoT […]

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Game of Thrones Location News: Portstewart gears up for big scene; Moneyglass filming begins soon; Split dates revealed

As more information on the Portstewart filming for Game of Thrones season 5 comes in each day, it would appear that a big scene will be shot tomorrow, August 7th. One fan tweeted a picture of some filming details; unfortunately most of it is blurred out. More game of thrones filming! New characters for S-5. Got […]

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