Elio Miguel Garcia Jr

1 Magazine | 1,996 Articles | 18,295 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.

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Has there ever been a better time to be a Game of Thrones fan in Northern Ireland?

Has there ever been a better time to be a Game of Thrones fan in Northern Ireland?<p>With some of the most iconic and recognisable locations from the …

Shakespeare or Game of Thrones?

Random Entertainment or Shakespeare Quiz<p>Guess which quotes are from Shakespeare and which are from George RR Martin's 'A Song of Ice and Fire' …


The Game of Game of Thrones: Season 6, Episode 2, Home

It's <i>rare</i>, sure, but people have been coming back from the dead since the first season of <i>Game of Thrones</i>. Whether or not this kind of thing <i>can</i> happen has never been the question. Rather, since Jon Snow finally laid down on the blood-spattered snow at the end of season five to pose for countless …

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Win a trip to Croatia with A Game of Thrones

<b>Mark the 20th anniversary of A Game of Thrones with a trip to Croatia for 2!</b><p>Did you know that <i>A Game of Thrones</i>, the first book in George R.R. …

Dark Hedges storm trees recast as Game of Thrones doors in tourism drive

Trees uprooted by Storm Gertrude at Antrim's Dark Hedges have been recast as doors inspired by Game of Thrones.

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Game of Thrones' shocking "twists" grow emptier by the episode

<i>Every week throughout season six, a handful of Vox's writers will discuss the latest episode of</i> Game of Thrones<i>. Before you dig in, check out our</i></i> …

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In conclusion, Game of Thrones is a franchise of contrasts.

In order to understand <i>Game of Thrones</i>, you have to understand its context. But in <i>Thrones’</i> case, it’s operating within multiple different contexts. …

‘Game of Thrones’ and the Era of Elaborate Opening Titles

When “Game of Thrones” returned to HBO on Sunday night, many viewers probably had to rely on the map in the opening sequence to reorient themselves in the sprawling fantasy world. What’s the name of that sandy place in the south with the snakes? Oh, right, Dorne.<p>The opening title sequence plays the …

Halt and Catch Fire

Isaac Hempstead-Wright on ‘Game of Thrones,’ Bran Stark’s Return and Hodor

Bran Stark, missing in action since the end of Season 4 of “Game of Thrones,” makes his return to the story on Sunday night.<p>The eldest remaining Stark son, played by Isaac Hempstead-Wright, spent all of Season 5 offscreen, training in a cave under a tree with the Three-Eyed Raven, a mystical guru …

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Game of Thrones star on Bran's return: 'He's like Doctor Who!'

Isaac Hempstead-Wright teases his game-changing season 6 storyline<p>After a two-year absence, Bran Stark (Isaac Hempstead-Wright) returns to HBO’s <i>Game of Thrones</i> this Sunday with the most intriguing storyline for his character yet: Having studied under the Three-Eyed Raven (Max von Sydow), Bran …


Game of Thrones’ Jonathan Pryce on the High Sparrow’s Political Philosophy and His Resemblance to Pope Francis

Jonathan Pryce is repping two religious points of view onscreen this week. In his independent film <i>Dough</i>, out on Friday, he plays a kosher baker who …

Pope Francis

Davos from Game of Thrones Hints at Spoilers

Why Is Westeros So F%cked Up?

There comes a moment in the fifth season of <i>Game of Thrones</i> (and I believe the third book of <i>A Song of Ice and Fire</i>) when Lord Varys, of all people, …

Game of Thrones

Nerdist Podcast: Nikolaj Coster-Waldau

Nikolaj Coster-Waldau (<i>Game of Thrones, Oblivion</i>) talks to Chris and Matt about what shows he watched growing up in Denmark and how the rest of the …


Scenes We Wish Made It Into HBO’s Game of Thrones

HBO’s <i>Game of Thrones</i> may only be made up of 70ish hours when all’s said and done, but those hours are full of surprises, tense moments, and a ton of …

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Monday Melee: "Game Of Thrones"

The Roots' "Game of Thrones" Rap

Game of Thrones’ Ellaria Sand Wears A 3D Printed Dagger In Season 6 Premiere [SPOILER AHEAD]

<b>That Dorne Dagger on the Season Six Premiere of Game of Thrones? We 3D Printed That.</b><p>Game of Thrones, Season 6 Episode 1 | Image Credit: Macall B. …

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Game of Thrones Premium Pinball Machine from Stern Unboxed


Game Of Thrones Is So Popular It Has An Effect On Porn Consumption

Game of Thrones, not just one of the most popular shows on television, but one of the most popular shows in history, has on Sunday once again …

What’s Wrong With Game of Thrones’s Dorne Plot?

<b>Spoilers ahead for Game of Thrones's most recent episode.</b> Dorne! Why are you so terrible? Since we were introduced to the kingdom at the beginning of</i> …


Game of Thrones: 6 Book Elements We Miss

<b>UPDATED: Spoilers</b> for both HBO's Game of Thrones TV series (through Season 5) and for all of George R. R. Martin's completed A Song of Ice and Fire …

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Chinese fans take the hit fantasy series Game of Thrones to heart

<i>The Red Woman</i>, the first episode of the sixth season of <i>Game of Thrones</i> was screened in the US on Sunday. Given the difficulties that the rest of the …


Take a Closer Look at Objects From Dorne

The messenger is not the only victim in the Season 6 premiere. Get a closer look at objects from the scene in Dorne.

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The Internet Remembers Project

A career journalist, from Serbia. Writes about television for more than 15 years, in various media outlets.<p>Ana Ilić<p>Journalist<p>A TV critic at Newsday, …


Steve Jobs and George R. R. Martin Have This 1 Thing in Common

This is why Martin is in no rush to release the much-anticipated Winds of Winter.<p>All creative people follow processes that are highly personal in nature. In my experience, they seem to fall into two camps: those who are 'fast and furious' producers, and those who prefer the slow, steady, structured …

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'Game of Thrones' Before They Were Stars

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Carice van Houten on "Game of Thrones" Season 5

In a television series celebrated for its bad-ass bad guys, the character of one particular woman enjoys special status: Melisandre. She’s the …


Spotify Game of Thrones

Would Jon Snow or Cersei Lannister be more likely to follow your playlists? We check out your Spotify listening habits to find which Game of Thrones …