Be the star of your Game Of Thrones viewing party by cooking up a vat of pig’s blood

We’re always looking for excuses to help explain why the denizens of Westeros are so violent and fucked up. Is it something in the air? Just good old-fashioned medieval morality? Maybe it’s something in the food? Much has been made of the cuisine of the fictional land, which George R. R. Martin describes in rich,…

Game Of Thrones’ Sophie Turner suggests Sansa and Jon Snow could clash this season

When Game Of Thrones finally returns next month do not expect a happy-go-lucky alliance between Jon Snow and Sansa Stark. According to a new feature in Empire—collected by the fans over at WinterIsComing.net—Sansa’s portrayer, Sophie Turner, said her character isn’t entirely pleased with the guy who was raised as her…

David Benioff and D.B. Weiss will let someone else handle a Game Of Thrones spin-off

HBO may yet find a way to keep Game Of Thrones alive even after it goes the way of so many of its characters. Programming president Casey Bloys has been teasing the idea of a spin-off for a while now, and, according to Deadline, co-creator David Benioff told an audience at SXSW yesterday that the network “might well…

HBO firms up your holiday vacation plans with a Game Of Thrones marathon

Well, here’s something to keep you occupied while you sit at home, twiddling your thumbs between Christmas and New Year’s. HBO announced today that it scheduled a Games Of Thrones marathon beginning December 26 and ending December 31. Each day, an entire season of the show will air on HBO2 beginning at 12 p.m. ET.…

HBO isn’t coming for teen’s Game Of Thrones fan art

HBO is insisting it’s not actually going after a 13-year-old girl for using Game Of Thrones’ calling card ”winter is coming” in a piece of online art. The story of the big bad cable network made the rounds thanks to reports in publications like The Daily Mail that HBO turned scary and litigious on Felicity Wilcox…

It’s People V. O.J. Simpson vs. everyone else in Critics’ Choice Awards nominations

After conquering the Emmys, The People V. O.J. Simpson has now moved on to the Critics’ Choice Awards. The series picked up six nominations, the most of any series, and is represented in all the limited series categories save for supporting actress. Its biggest rival is The Night Manager with five. Elsewhere, the…

Diana Rigg is not mincing words in this Game Of Thrones deleted scene

If there’s one thing Game Of Thrones has learned over the years, it’s that there’s no end to the pleasures of Diana Riggs’ Lady Olenna Tyrell shooting icy barbs at the mere mortals around her. So it’s a little surprising that the show left any Olenna material on the cutting room floor this season. But Entertainment…

Leslie Jones is the best, brings out the best of everyone at the Emmys

Leslie Jones used her brief stage time at the Emmys to make a statement about the awful harassment she’s endured online. After she walked out with the representatives from Ernst & Young for the typically boring nod to the accountants who tabulate the winners and keep the information safe, she shook things up by…

Game Of Thrones wins more awards as the 2016 Emmys try to topple the patriarchy

Generally, it’s not very easy to tell what the overall theme of an Emmy Awards ceremony is going to be until after Game Of Thrones or Modern Family start pulling in every award, but a specific theme started to take shape early on that then turned into a rallying cry when Transparent’s Jill Soloway won a directing Emmy…

Tenacious D’s Kyle Gass writes a campaign song for Jon Snow

While much of the internet is still reeling from the news that the next installment of George R.R. Martin’s A Song Of Ice And Fire will not be coming in the spring—or, as far as we know, ever—the fantasy nerd set could really use a little pick-me-up. Some sort of heroic anthem to rouse us from our doldrums and give us…

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