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HBO’s online streaming service is coming, but at what cost?

NEW YORK (MarketWatch)—HBO Now is coming, but the deal involving Apple Inc. that has fans of the two monster companies excited might not be all …

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Game of Thrones’ interactive SXSW photobooth turns you into a Westeros warrior

There’s no shortage of gimmick at South by Southwest 2015, but at the Game of Thrones warehouse playfully dubbed SXSWesteros, attendees can take a walk in Arya Stark’s shoes by training to sword fight. Well, a wooden one, at least.<p>At this year’s SXSW, fans (badge or no badge) can come in for a …

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Take a Tour of HBO’s Pretty Awesome SXSWesteros Game of Thrones Activation [Video]

Austin is swarming with interesting and weird activations at this year's South by Southwest. And HBO's Game of Thrones experience, cleverly named …

TV Series

'Game of Thrones' director Neil Marshall: How he pulled off that battle

When <i>Game of Thrones</i> goes to battle, the producers call Neil Marshall. The director of season two’s Blackwater episode returned Sunday night to helm …

All The Best Larger-Than-Life Moments In Last Night's Game Of Thrones

This was <i>Game Of Thrones'</i> big battle episode, and it featured huge set pieces. HUGE. But you know what was really huge? The characters, and their …

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Game of Thrones: Watchers on the Wall includes a 360-degree long take (VIDEO).

The first time I walked onto the Castle Black set, I noticed that it’s a 360-degree set. When you’re in the courtyard, you have the set all around …

The Best Parents Ever Made Their Daughter An Iron Throne For Her Nameday

Updated “who should sit on the Iron Throne” power rankings, from least to most deserving:<p>7. Tommen Baratheon<br>6. Bran Stark<br>5. Gendry<br>4. Stannis Baratheon<br>3. Daenerys Targaryen<br>2. “Emma”<br>1. These cats:<p>Here’s how Emma’s dad did it:<p>We had fun making it. As for the chair, we used a baby chair from Pottery …

Science Says Spoilers Don’t Ruin A Good Story; ‘Game Of Thrones’ Proves It

A few years ago, UC San Diego psychology researchers Nicholas Christenfeld and Jonathan Leavitt published a study in <i>Psychological Science</i> that stated that being spoiled to a story not only doesn’t hurt the experience; it may actually IMPROVE it. In fact, the study showed that people who were …

‘Game of Thrones’: Kit Harington talks honor, Ygritte, Craster’s Keep | Hero Complex – movies, comics, pop culture – Los Angeles Times

Arya Stark (Maisie Williams) on horseback. (Helen Sloan/HBO)<p>Daenerys (Emilia Clarke) walks into the catacombs. (Macall B. Polay/HBO)<p>Arya (Maisie Williams) and the Hound (Rory McCann) meet some unexpected travelers. (Helen Sloan/HBO)<p>Meera (Ellie Kendrick), Bran (Isaac Hempstead Wright) and Hodor …

Here Are All The Kill GIFs From This Week’s ‘Game Of Thrones’

Lots of killing on this week’s <i>Game of Thrones</i>. The best bits are on the bottom, more show highlights over the next pages. Enjoy.

This Chart Shows Just How Popular ‘Game Of Thrones’ Has Become

Despite the lack of Ser Pounce, last Sunday’s <i>Game of Thrones</i> was watched by 7.2 million people, a number that doesn’t include the millions more who “borrowed” their parents HBO GO password. That’s the highest rating not only this season, but of the entire show — it was bigger than Blackwater, …

'Game Of Thrones' Stars' Audition Tapes Might Be The Cutest Thing Ever

Before they were Starks, Sophie Turner and Maisie Williams were just two little girls auditioning for one of the biggest shows on television.<p>Now, they have years of acting experience under their belt. Williams, who plays Arya Stark on the "Game of Thrones", has learned to wield a sword, escape …

'Game of Thrones' ratings surge (again!) to a record high (again!)

At the risk of sounding repetitive: HBO’s <i>Game of Thrones</i> delivered record ratings yet again. Sunday’s episode, “First of His Name” (recap), delivered …

Game Of Lulz: The Internet’s Best Reactions To This Week’s ‘Game Of Thrones’

Even though they were working with a Jaime Lannister shortage this week the internet still managed to bring its A game in pursuit of <i>Game of Thrones</i> LOLs, thanks primarily to <i>Arrested Development</i> references and multiple moments simply begging for further exposition. Ships/Chips is the new Beads/Bees …

Man At Arms Forges Jon Snow's Game Of Thrones Sword

This is a video of pro blacksmith/prop maker Tony Swatton forging Jon Snow's sword from Game of Thrones. If you had to choose to own any sword from …