Tag Archive: Game of Thrones

Game of Thrones Brady Bunch mashup

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There have been a lot of Game of Thrones mashups over the past few weeks. A lot of them include staples of the 80s, like the Magnum P.I. mashup (my favorite) or the Super Mario Bros. mashup. Now, thanks to The Wil Wheaton Project, we have a mashup from another staple of childhood, The Brady…

“Game of Thrones” Duel Echoes Medieval History by Dr. Steven Isaac

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In the seventh episode of the first season of Game of Thrones, Cersei Lannister speaks the line from which the series takes its name: “When you play the game of thrones, you win or you die. There is no middle ground.” Since 2011, a fever for Machiavellian treachery and ever-looming supernatural doom has moved beyond…

Game of Thrones, Super Mario Brothers Mashup

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Last week we posted a Magnum P.I. inspired Game of Thrones intro. This week there is another mashup making the rounds and it features the world of Super Mario Brothers. Mario has evolved over the years from defeating a giant gorilla, to cleaning out the sewers with his brother Luigi and finally moving into the…

Game of Thrones-Magnum P.I. Mashup

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Game of Thrones meets 80s Private Investigator! Being a child of the 80s and a huge fan of Magnum P.I. I loved this mashup from the opening note. Until I saw this I didn’t think anyone in Westeros smiled…but I was wrong. For those who haven’t heard of Magnum P.I., who are you? I’ve included…

Game of Thrones Season 4: Weapons & Training Featurette

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Five days to go! Here is a short peek behind the scenes look at the weapons and training for Game of Thrones. Game of Thrones Season 4 premieres on 06 April 2014

Game of Thrones Season 4: All Men

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Only two weeks to go before Game Of Thrones Season 4 hits the airwaves. You may still be in shock from the end Season 3, but Season 4 is quickly approaching. Who will survive?!? Game of Thrones Season 4 premieres on 06 April 2014

Game of Thrones Season 4 Trailer

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Did you miss the new Game of Thrones season 4 trailer on HBO? (I did by 5 minutes!) But fear not you can see it now! It looks like another great season from the series! Enjoy…

MAP#45: 2013 Medieval Year in Review

2013 is coming to a close. That means it’s time for a year in review wrap up of the year’s medieval events and we have a special guest, Peter from Medievalists.net! We discuss 10 of the top medieval stories of 2013. You can find the write up for the Top 10 Stories on Medievalists.net (http://www.medievalists.net/2013/12/26/top-10-medieval-news-stories-of-2013/)…

Medieval Halloween Movies #1: Black Death

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It’s the moment you’ve all been waiting for, the Number One Medieval Halloween Movie as chosen by me, the Archivist! It was a tough choice for the number one movie. The movie in the Number Two spot conjures great memories of late night movie watching with my sister in a dark, sometimes spooky basement. Hiding…

Game of Thrones: Theme Park

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The guy (or girl) over at Bad Lip Reading produced a new video and this one takes on The Game of Thrones and the citizens of Westeros. Ned stark is opening a new theme park and we get to meet his new ’employees.’ Sansa finally stands up to Joffrey, Tyrion sings the Blues and Littlefinger…

Game Of Thrones Season 3: “The Beast”

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Game of Thrones Season 3 is two weeks away! There are some great things in store this season! Season 3 is a little different from the last two. Where the last two season covered full books, this season only covers half of A Storm of Swords! After watching the trailer below it looks like season…

Game of Thrones: Season 3 trailer

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If you are behind on Game of Thrones you have one month to get caught up! Season 3 premiers on 31 March 2013. The promotional poster and official trailer are below. I can’t wait!

Game of Thrones Season 3 Trailer ‘Chaos’

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Season 3 of the Game of Thrones is fast approaching and the teasers are starting to appear. Game of Thrones Season 3 premieres on HBO on 3.31.13

Game of Thrones Season 3 teaser

Game of Thrones Season 3 is about 10 weeks away. The wait seems way to long! Until then, here’s a little something to tide you over.

2012 Medieval Year in Review: Podcasts

There were a lot of great podcast episodes during 2012. We finished the Pillars of the Earth podcast series, interviewed authors, documentary hosts and medieval bloggers. Some of this years topics were requested by you, the listener. So please if you have any requests send them over. Some of the popular episodes include: Mad Monarchs…