Elio Miguel Garcia Jr

1 Magazine | 2,043 Articles | 18,404 Followers | @eliogarcia2013 | Co-founder of Westeros.org, the leading website for all things related to the works of George R.R. Martin. In collaboration with Random House and Flipboard, he is curator of the World of Ice and Fire magazine.

Littlefinger’s shame: Sansa’s confrontation was “Game of Thrones”’ oddest show-down yet

Petyr Baelish out-thinks everyone playing in the Game of Thrones—but his motives with Sansa remain oddly emotional<p>Last night’s episode of “Game Of Thrones” began with one of the most tense stand-offs in the show’s history, as Petyr Baelish, better known as Littlefinger, showed up at Castle Black to …

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Watch Game of Thrones‘ Emilia Clarke Sing ‘MMMBop’ in Dothraki

Moon of the '90s<p>Even the Mother of Dragons sometimes forgets her lines. Emilia Clarke, who plays Daenerys Targaryen on <i>Game of Thrones</i>, made an appearance on Tuesday night’s episode of <i>Late Night with Seth Meyers</i> and revealed that she occasionally has to improvise when speaking in Dothraki on the HBO …

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Game of Thrones Producers Apologize for Hodor

Hodor on Hodor: Kristian Nairn Discusses His ‘Game of Thrones’ Fate

Nearly two days after the most recent episode of “Game of Thrones,” fans are still struggling with the loss of a gentle giant previously known for being everyone’s favorite “Thrones” punch line.<p>Hodor.<p>#DailySketch Today’s clear front runner when asked for sketch suggestions was Hodor from Game of... …

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We needed a theoretical physicist to explain this mind-boggling moment in 'Game of Thrones'

<i>Warning: Spoilers ahead if you have not watched Sunday's "Game of Thrones" episode.</i><p>In the May 22 episode of HBO's Game of Thrones, we finally learned the heartbreaking origin of Hodor's, uh, economy of language, as revealed through a Bran Stark warg vision.<p>We also had our brains completely blended …

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'Game of Thrones' Star Closes the Door on Hodor: "It Had to Happen"

<b>[Warning: This story contains spoilers for episode five of</b> <b>Game of Thrones' sixth season, "The Door."</b><b>]</b><p>If there's one word that's synonymous with <i>Game</i> …

The Many Ways George R.R. Martin, J.K. Rowling, and Other Creators Defend Killing Their Characters

We live in a time where it is easier than ever to complain about a plot development you don’t like. Writers, directors, creators—they’re all asked …

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Isaac Hempstead Wright’s Bran Stark Makes Waves North of the Wall

The 17-year-old actor who plays Bran Stark dives into the many revelations in "The Door" and just how much misfortune a Stark can handle.<b>HBO: How is</b> …

How Does Game of Thrones Author George R.R. Martin Really Feel About That Hodor Reveal?

The author reportedly told fans on Monday night that the books will handle the whole thing differently.<p>This contains spoilers for <i>Game of Thrones</i> Season 6, Episode 5: “The Door.” If you’re not caught up, well, it’s probably too late. But leave anyway!<p><i>Game of Thrones</i> aired one of the most astonishing …

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George R.R. Martin revealed 3 huge twists to Game of Thrones producers

Including one that will be revealed at 'the very end'...<p>Sunday’s Hodor revelation wasn’t the only stunning twist author George R.R. Martin revealed to the showrunners of <i>Game of Thrones</i>.<p>During the producers’ sit down with the author in Santa Fe two years ago, Martin famously sketched out a very …

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Kristian Nairn Thinks Hodor Is the Better Man

The man who carried Bran on his shoulders says everything Hodor never could.<b> HBO: When did you learn about Hodor's fate? Did you get "the call" from</b> …

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HBO Nordic reportedly leaks new Game of Thrones episode

<i>Game of Thrones</i>' upcoming episode, <i>The Door</i>, leaked to several torrent and pirating sites last night, a full day before its HBO premiere. The source of the leak appears to be HBO itself. As <i>TorrentFreak</i> points out, Episode 5, Season 6 was available to view last night on HBO Nordic, available in …

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A Game of Thrones Fan Solved the Mystery of Hodor’s Name Way Back in 2008

Spoilers ahead!<p><b>Warning:</b> This post contains spoilers for the sixth season of <i>Game of Thrones</i>.<p>“The Door,” the fifth episode of <i>Game of Thrones</i>‘ sixth season, gave viewers a crash course in the rules of time travel in the universe of the HBO drama. Unfortunately, this knowledge came at the price of the …

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Game of Thrones Bran Stark actor on that twist: 'It's so sad'

<b>Spoiler warning: The following discusses a major plot twist in Sunday’s Game of Thrones (S6 E5 “The Door”).</b><p><i>Game of Thrones</i> fans aren’t the only ones hard hit by the tragic loss of Hodor.<p>Actor Isaac Hempstead Wright (Bran Stark) and showrunners David Benioff and Dan Weiss say losing the earnest …

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Game of Thrones: Jon Snow spin-off rumor not true, reps say

Kit Harington hasn't been approached about a spin-off of the HBO hit<p>As much as we’d love for the latest <i>Game of Thrones</i> rumor to be true, Kit Harington has not been approached about starring in a spin-off of the HBO hit, sources say.<p>Various UK outlets claimed Sunday that the Jon Snow actor has …

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Game of Thrones Sophie Turner: Sansa should date women instead

And suggests a love scene with ... Arya!<p>Sophie Turner has an idea for Sansa’s next romantic relationship.<p>The long-suffering Stark has found herself in one disastrous pairing after another on HBO’s <i>Game of Thrones</i>. There was Sansa’s engagement to the psychotic Joffrey Baratheon, then a loveless …

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HBO President Michael Lombardo On His Decision To Exit & Become A Producer

Last September, HBO did a rare sweep of the top series categories at the Primetime Emmy Awards, with <i>Game of Thrones</i> winning best drama and <i>Veep</i> …

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Game of Thrones Director Says Brienne-Tormund Romance Is a Thing

Torienne fans, rejoice!<p>While the fourth episode of <i>Game of Thrones</i>‘ sixth season was full of drama and intrigue, some fans walked away focused on a storyline that had never before been explored: a romance between Brienne of Tarth and Tormund Giantsbane.<p>After the two characters shared a few charged …

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'Game of Thrones' Director on Giving New Life to Jon Snow and Daenerys Targaryen

<b>[Warning: This story contains spoilers through episode four, season six of HBO's Game of Thrones.]</b><p>Not to take anything away from the importance of …

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'Game of Thrones' director shuts down a popular fan theory once and for all

<i>HBOWarning: There are spoilers ahead for "Game of Thrones" season six.</i><p>The latest "Game of Thrones" episode ended with a fiery surprise from Daenerys …

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Supposed ‘Game Of Thrones’ Buff Hasn’t Even Finished Books Yet

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I used to have a couple pages on my website called "What I'm Watching" and "What I'm Reading." They're still there, actually, but they're years out …

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Game of Thrones Fans Can’t Stop Shipping Brienne and Tormund

The show's newest power couple is here<p><b>Warning:</b> This post contains spoilers from the sixth season of <i>Game of Thrones.</i><p>The fourth episode of <i>Game of Thrones</i>‘ sixth season began with one of the most uplifting scenes in the show’s history, as long-separated siblings Sansa Stark and Jon Snow were finally …

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Game of Thrones: Episodes - Book of the Stranger

This is the most solid episode so far this year, even if it ends with a disappointing rehash of an iconic and far more deserved ending. I find it hard to see what the writers are thinking when they make such decisions and for the most part their commentary on the episodes, such as in the “Inside …

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Game of Thrones: Emilia Clarke on that epic nude scene

Clarke: 'This is all me, all proud, all strong. That ain't no body double'<p><b>Notice: This post contains a spoiler from Game of Thrones, “Book of the Stranger”…</b><p>Daenerys Targaryen added another spectacular feat to her legendary history on Sunday night’s <i>Game of Thrones</i>. She not only escaped her Dothraki …

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Game of Thrones: Sophie Turner on that tearful reunion

<b>Note: This story contains a plot revelation from Game of Thrones S6E4, “Book of the Stranger”…</b><p>It finally happened: Two Starks reunited on <i>Game of Thrones</i>.<p>Since their family was violently shattered in season 1, there have been plenty of near-misses over the years where characters seemed like they …

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