Tag Archive: Game of Thrones

2012 Medieval Year in Review: Television

2012 was a good year for medieval television. HBO aired the second season of its extremely popular series \’Game of Thrones\’ adapted from GRR Martin\’s books. Tandem Productions the creators of 2011\’s Pillars of the Earth, brought us the sequel, World Without End. While not as strong as Pillars, World Without End was still a…

World Without End: Part 1 Review

World Without End Miniseries | Medieval Archives

Following on the success of Pillars of the Earth, Ridley Scott and Scott Free productions brings us the sequel World Without End. Written by Ken Follett 18 years after Pillars of the Earth and set 200 years after the events of Tom Builder and company. World Without End focuses on the town of Kingsbridge and…

MAP#32 – Medievalists.net Interview

I’m excited to have Peter and Sandra on from Medievalists.net. We covered all sorts of topics, including their love for other historical periods and the state of history programming on television. We even managed to get a Honey Boo Boo reference in, yikes! (I apologize now for including that link…) I guess it’s safe to…

Game of Thrones trailer ‘Shadows’

HBO released another trailer for Game of Thrones Season 2. It looks like Season 2 will be even better than the first season. And if you have read the books you already know what is in store! Game of Thrones Season 2 premieres on 01 April 2012 in the USA and 02 April 2012 in…

Game of Thrones meets The Goonies

I’ve mentioned before that I am a child of the 80’s. One of my favortie movies from that time was The Goonies. I always expected that kind of adventure to happen to me, it never did. Then I saw this video mashup of Tyrion confession his crimes, but with the voice of Chunk from The…

Game of Thrones coming to DVD

Scouring the interwebz I was able to find a release date for Game of Thrones DVD and Blu-Ray. The wait is almost over. You can get Season 1 of Game of Thrones on 06 March. You can head over to Amazon right now and pre-order the Blu-Ray for $45 USD! That is a great price…

Game of Thrones Season 1 Replay Starts Tonight

Do you need your Game of Thornes fix? The DVDs are still months away and Season 2 is a little over 10 weeks away. You know what would be great, if you could watch one episode of Season 1 every week for the next 10 weeks. Well guess what, you can, well you can if…

Game of Thrones: Season 2 Art Direction Video

The countdown is on! There are 11 weeks left until the Season 2 premiere of Game of Thrones. Until then we will have to settle for the teasers they are putting out. Here is one on the art direction for Season 2.

Game of Thrones Season 2 On Location

HBO announced earlier this week the premiere date for Game of Thrones Season 2. They also released an ‘on location’ video of King’s Landing. A small village and big castle in Croatia will play the part of King’s Landing. Are you looking forward to Game of Thrones Season 2? Let us know in the comment…

Swords and Stunts with Game of Thrones

I am a sucker for fight and stunt choreography footage. Today we get some from the production team making Game of Thrones. Game of Thrones is based on the extremely popular books by George R.R. Martin. Game of Thrones: Season 2 will air on HBO in April, 2012.

“Cold Winds” – Game of Thrones Season 2 teaser

Cold Winds are blowing but that won’t stop Stannis Baratheon from taking what is his by right and by birth. Game of Thrones is based on the extremely popular books by George R.R. Martin. Game of Thrones: Season 2 will air on HBO in April, 2012.

Game Of Thrones: Season 2 – Arya Stark’s New Look

Game of Thrones Arya Stark

Winter isn’t coming, it’s already here. I shoveled six inches of snow off the driveway this morning in below freezing temps! The good news is when “Winter is Coming” in Westeros, Spring will be in full bloom for us. Here is a look at Arya Stark’s look in season 2 of Game of Thrones, the…

Game of Thrones Season 2 Production Trailer

Winter is, literally, coming. But here is a sneak peak of Spring 2012.

Game of Thrones Game hits PC This Month

Season One of Game of Thrones is over and Season Two is months away. But if you need your Game of Thrones fix you only have to wait until 29 September. That’s when Game of Thrones – Genesis the real-time strategy game hits the streets and you can rule the Seven Kingdoms! ”A Game of…

Game of Thrones – Special Effects for Season 1

I know a few guys who do this movie ‘magic’ work and it amazes me every time I see it in action. This behind-the-scenes video shows the locations of Game of Thrones and how they achieved the expansive panoramas. If you don’t want to spoil the vast landscape of the Game of Thrones then you…