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Game Of Thrones Series Finale Breaks All Previous Records

HBO’s Game of Thrones is no stranger to setting records. As the series continued to get popular year after year, it would often break viewership records for season premieres and finales. With Sunday’s last-ever episode of the series, one could expect that it would break all previous records, and it did. Advertising The Wall Street […]

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People On Twitter Are Attempting To Summarize All Of ‘Game Of Thrones’ In A Single Tweet

Helen Sloan for HBO Look, not everyone watches Game of Thrones. Just because its grand finale outperformed even the much-better-liked closing of The Sopranos, or that it’s pretty much all anyone can talk about on Twitter, doesn’t mean absolutely everyone is a follower. Cast in point: Someone took to social media to ask if someone, […]

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The ‘His Dark Materials’ Trailer Showcases One Of HBO’s Followups For The ‘Game Of Thrones’ Era

[embedded content] Share This Video Game of Thrones is officially over at HBO. Sure, a handful of prequels are currently in development, with one even as far as the pilot production stage, but fans of the hugely popular series will have to wait for whatever it is that the premium cable network has in store […]

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The ‘Game Of Thrones’ Finale Broke A Ratings Record Previously Set By ‘The Sopranos’

Helen Sloan for HBO Depending on who you ask, Sunday’s Game of Thrones finale, “The Iron Throne,” was either a fitting end or yet another convoluted mess of an episode to finish this season. Regardless of its critical merits, however, one thing is indisputably clear about the hit HBO program’s last episode ever: a lot […]

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What the Game of Thrones Finale Teaches Us About White Saviors

As America digests the worst collapse of a series since the Golden State Warriors blew a 3-1 lead against the Cleveland Cavaliers (never forget), we must remember that Game of Thrones was bigger than any single episode, the last season, or even the finale. The show was always an allegory for politics, competition and history. […]

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‘Game of Thrones’ Could Be the Last Blockbuster TV Show of Your Lifetime

VICE U.K. originally published this article. In March, a replica of the Iron Throne appeared in London’s Kings Cross station. Predictably, people lined up for hours to sit on it. Around the world, similar promotional Iron Thrones appeared in Denmark, the U.S., Malaysia, Spain, Brazil, and Russia. People lined up for hours to sit on […]

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Aaron Paul Makes His ‘Westworld’ Debut In HBO’s Season 3 Teaser

[embedded content] Share This Video Game of Thrones‘ finale left people conflicted after revealing the ultimate winner yet still overwhelmingly awestruck by one shot, but before all of that happened, HBO dropped its first Westworld season teaser. As promised, upcoming series regular Aaron Paul (who’s still best known for his Breaking Bad role, which he’ll […]

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Game of Thrones: How to get your post-show gaming fix

If you’re sad like me that the Game of Thrones show has come to an end on HBO, you can still get a fix of the show’s universe in the form of games. Look no further than Warner Bros.’ Game of Thrones: Conquest. That mobile game debuted in October 2017, and Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment […]

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An ‘Avengers: Endgame’ Star Had A ‘Terrible’ Audition For An Iconic ‘Game Of Thrones’ Role

Marvel Studios With the Game of Thrones series finale fast approaching, fans and critics of the hugely popular show have all kinds of questions about what’s going to happen. Who will finally sit on the Iron Throne? Will it suddenly turn a corner and do right by its female characters? Will the so-called “Mad Queen” […]

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The ‘Game Of Thrones’ Angry Fan Petition Is Getting Roasted On Twitter

HBO There’s only one episode left before Game of Thrones comes to an end (assuming you aren’t counting the many, many “successor shows”). To quote fellow Uproxx writer Josh Kurp, “All shows must die.” Nonetheless, some folks aren’t happy about this poorly reviewed final season, whether because of an absent character, faster-paced character shifts, a […]

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