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Old 04-25-2011, 03:51 PM  
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Game of Thrones (spoiler-free zone)

A few have suggested it, might as well test the waters. The idea is to give people who haven't read the books a safe place to talk about the show.

A few quick ground rules:
  • No Spoilers!!!!! for upcoming episodes.
  • Larger Song of Ice and Fire discussion should be limited to the other thread although I think a tiny bit of book delving to fill in holes should be okay (example of this would be talking about Catelyn and her treatment of the wolves in the novel, which was alluded to on TV but never really made clear...)
  • Everything that happened that week is fair game once an episode airs. So if you don't watch on Sunday night, I'd stay outta here until you do...
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Old 05-16-2012, 01:17 PM   #646
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Don't you see the anguish on his face? He's torn literally. I feel for him. Like I really do. I don't think he feels like he belongs anywhere anymore. That sucks.
Yup. They've made quite a few of the characters more likeable: Tywin, Sansa, Theon, hell.. even Cersei last week.
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Old 05-16-2012, 01:23 PM   #647
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Yup. They've made quite a few of the characters more likeable: Tywin, Sansa, Theon, hell.. even Cersei last week.
Yeah, I kinda like Tywin. It's almost like the Lannisters would be good if they'd kill off Cercei and Joffrey.
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Old 05-16-2012, 03:00 PM   #648
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Yeah, I kinda like Tywin. It's almost like the Lannisters would be good if they'd kill off Cercei and Joffrey.
Agreed, I said basically the same thing a couple weeks ago.
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Old 05-16-2012, 03:32 PM   #649
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Storm of Swords is awesome. I couldn't put it down. I would keep it with me driving to work and back just to read it while stuck at traffic lights.
I actually did that exact thing. Only once though. I enjoyed it.
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Old 05-16-2012, 03:33 PM   #650
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The HBO pussification of Theon continues.
Bitch I read the books, I know what happened, but it doesn't mean I don't feel sorry for him.
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Old 05-17-2012, 08:31 AM   #651
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Yup. They've made quite a few of the characters more likeable: Tywin, Sansa, Theon, hell.. even Cersei last week.
I like that they're making the characters shades of grey instead of purely good or bad guys. Makes for a more interesting story that way (not comparing to the book, which I haven't read - just a general statement).
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Old 05-17-2012, 10:05 AM   #652
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Bitch I read the books, I know what happened, but it doesn't mean I don't feel sorry for him.
Bitch? Why the name calling? I don't care if you like Theon, no skin off my nose. Or legs. Or fingers.
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Old 05-17-2012, 11:44 AM   #653
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Yup. They've made quite a few of the characters more likeable: Tywin, Sansa, Theon, hell.. even Cersei last week.
I disagree. I think throughout the books you start seeing characters from a different perspective. Not so much making them more likeable but where you empathize with them more.
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Old 05-17-2012, 11:50 AM   #654
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Yeah, I kinda like Tywin. It's almost like the Lannisters would be good if they'd kill off Cercei and Joffrey.
I like Tywin in the books, like him in the TV show. His character is pure. He calls out faults in both his enemies and his allies and tolerates them from neither.
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Old 05-17-2012, 12:06 PM   #655
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I disagree. I think throughout the books you start seeing characters from a different perspective. Not so much making them more likeable but where you empathize with them more.
But it happens over a more prolonged period of time in the books. My theory is that, in visual media, we wouldn't accept the extreme perspective shifts on characters that we will accept in print. So the creators of the television series have to make all the of the characters a little more rounded from the outset instead of painting the character as a complete bastard for 3 books, then suddenly starting to show you his side of the story.
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Bitch? Why the name calling? I don't care if you like Theon, no skin off my nose. Or legs. Or fingers.
That post reeked of an inside joke.
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Old 05-17-2012, 06:39 PM   #657
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Bitch? Why the name calling? I don't care if you like Theon, no skin off my nose. Or legs. Or fingers.
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That post reeked of an inside joke.
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Old 05-17-2012, 10:44 PM   #658
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Revenge pumped out 22 episodes in its first season. It's a joke that GOT can't do more than 13...
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Revenge pumped out 22 episodes in its first season. It's a joke that GOT can't do more than 13...
Yeah, but I bet "Revenge" wasn't shot on location in, what was it, three different locales including Iceland. That gets to be a bit expensive.
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Yeah, for as much money as this show must cost them to produce, I'm happy to get even 10 episodes a season. This is some expensive television.
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