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#1 Jan 23 2011 at 8:52 PM Rating: Good
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While impatiently waiting for A Dance of Dragons to finally get finished, HBO's Game of Thrones is apparently further along than I thought.

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April 17th is the premier. I'm just hoping they don't butcher it. Each season will follow the story of one book. I'm just not sure what they're planning to do in a few years when GRRM still hasn't finished the series and they run out of material. Still, I'll give it whirl.


Super happy fun time bonus link of doom (twelve minute behind the scenes special).

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#2 Jan 24 2011 at 3:10 AM Rating: Good
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I'm just not sure what they're planning to do in a few years when GRRM still hasn't finished the series and they run out of material.
I'll just be impressed if they make the show good enough to make it that far.
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Yeah, I'm almost done with the first book myself. I think HBO is a perfect fit for the series. The book is mature and dark, with complex characters who don't fall in to clear-cut "good" or "bad" categories. HBO seems to handle those sort of characterizations quite well in other genres, so I see no reason to think that they won't do it well here.

The trailers give the impression that they'll do it justice. I'm looking forward to it.

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This reminds me once more than I'm ****** the fifth book still isn't out Smiley: mad

I need to go back and read the other four books, which I believe I own. Thinking of this story reminds me of my favorite description of it:

"George RR Martin has made A Song of Fire and Ice a death lottery for his characters. And your favorite character's number will always be called. Every. Single. Time."
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This reminds me once more than I'm ****** the fifth book still isn't out Smiley: mad

I need to go back and read the other four books, which I believe I own. Thinking of this story reminds me of my favorite description of it:

"George RR Martin has made A Song of Fire and Ice a death lottery for his characters. And your favorite character's number will always be called. Every. Single. Time."



I'm not sure book five will ever be released. And even if it did, there's just no way Martin is ever going to finish it at this pace.

I love that description btw, it's quite fitting!
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#6 Feb 13 2011 at 9:35 PM Rating: Good
Reading this thread the other day and watching those previews actually got me to start rereading this series. I stopped at the end of the the third book when I read it before.
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"George RR Martin has made A Song of Fire and Ice a death lottery for his characters. And your favorite character's number will always be called. Every. Single. Time."


I just got roughly halfway through Storm of Swords. All of a sudden...


WHAT THE @#%^!? WHAT HAPPENED TO ALL MY FAVORITE CHARACTERS?!? Smiley: mad


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"George RR Martin has made A Song of Fire and Ice a death lottery for his characters. And your favorite character's number will always be called. Every. Single. Time."


I just got roughly halfway through Storm of Swords. All of a sudden...


WHAT THE @#%^!? WHAT HAPPENED TO ALL MY FAVORITE CHARACTERS?!? Smiley: mad


Edited, Feb 17th 2011 9:09am by Eske


Yeah, when I got to wedding scene, I stopped reading and just stared at the pages thinking it was a mistake.
#9 Feb 17 2011 at 11:37 PM Rating: Good
I'm nearly done with the second book myself (it's been slow going, as I have very little time for pleasure reading these days). It's not my favorite series ever, but I am quite interested to see where all of this goes. The show looks like they're going to do an excellent job with it as well.
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#10 Mar 10 2011 at 10:33 PM Rating: Good
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Just saw this over at IGN:

Game of Thrones Poster Revealed

That is one badass chair.
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My first thought was "Why is Boromir on the throne?" Then I realized it's Sean Bean, so it actually is Boromir. I wish they had made him look a little different from LotR...

Awesome throne though, very accurate to how it was described in the book. Never really thought of how it would look XD
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#12 Mar 15 2011 at 9:31 PM Rating: Decent
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So, there is this new slightly not safe for work trailer that has me fairly convinced that HBO isn't ******** around with this. Aside from several scenes that I very clearly remember from the book using the exact lines and looking more or less exactly how I pictured them, they are clearly not dumbing this down or making it family friendly. I had some initial doubts when I first heard about this project but I've moved on to cautiously optimistic.
#13 Mar 20 2011 at 6:18 PM Rating: Decent
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So, there is this new slightly not safe for work trailer that has me fairly convinced that HBO isn't ******** around with this. Aside from several scenes that I very clearly remember from the book using the exact lines and looking more or less exactly how I pictured them, they are clearly not dumbing this down or making it family friendly. I had some initial doubts when I first heard about this project but I've moved on to cautiously optimistic.

That's kind of HBO in a nutshell though, isn't it? They don't **** around with stuff.

You see it in everything from their sports 24/7 shows to their original programming; they put it all out there and if people don't like it, they don't have to subscribe to/watch it.
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#14 Mar 24 2011 at 11:59 PM Rating: Decent
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long long ago i read it,so fantastic!


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#15 Apr 13 2011 at 1:49 PM Rating: Good
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Well, IGN put up an early review of the first episode a few days ago. I'm a bit late with it, but I'll just leave this here:

http://tv.ign.com/articles/116/1160215p1.html

All good things. Smiley: grin


Also, HBO has been airing a 30 minute "hype" documentary for the series. We watched it the other night, and I liked everything I saw. The cast seem to all have a great understanding of their characters, the production values look great, and a ton of extra details were clearly added to put a nice shine on the whole thing.

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#16 Apr 13 2011 at 5:36 PM Rating: Good
too bad I don't get HBO.

I did start this series yesterday as my new Audio Book(s) to listen to at work. I should be able to finish the 1st book by Friday (33 hours of audio :3).
My thoughts so far:
I kind of like how it hops around the characters so you get an idea on what is going on at about the same time, but else where.
I don't like that the series isn't done Smiley: laugh Only 4 books, thats only a few weeks of listening before I will need to find more things to listen to Smiley: glare
Reading some of the replies here: sounds like I'm going to get mad when characters I am starting to like are...killed? in later books.
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#17 Apr 13 2011 at 8:58 PM Rating: Decent
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Yeah, GRRM has this habit of killing off characters. Nobody is really safe either. He'll go a few hundred pages of story and you'll think you have a handle on what's going on, then he goes and kills someone and takes the story in a new direction.

By the way, not having HBO doesn't mean you can't watch Game of Thrones. This is the internet after all.
#18 Apr 14 2011 at 6:00 AM Rating: Good
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By the way, not having HBO doesn't mean you can't watch Game of Thrones. This is the internet after all.


Oh I know Smiley: grin I will see it, just might have to wait til the next day Smiley: sly
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#19 Apr 14 2011 at 8:45 AM Rating: Good
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Oh I know Smiley: grin I will see it, just might have to wait til the next daya couple of hours after it airs. Smiley: sly
FTFY. Try eztv. While I'm not 100% certain they will have it, they cover most shows and always have them up within an hour or two of the airing.
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#20 Apr 14 2011 at 5:50 PM Rating: Decent
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Sandinmygum the Stupendous wrote:
Oh I know Smiley: grin I will see it, just might have to wait til the next daya couple of hours after it airs. Smiley: sly
FTFY. Try eztv. While I'm not 100% certain they will have it, they cover most shows and always have them up within an hour or two of the airing.


Sweet will do.

And I need to know before I really get into the story (aka past book 1): does Jon, Bran and/or Arya die? Spoiler it or PM me...they are really the only 3 characters I really even care for. Skimmed through the a wiki and didn't pick up on a Death.
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I watched an 11 min Youtube clip about the making of the TV Game Of Thrones version. While so far it looks like they have made a really great interpretation of the books, one thing worries me. Gearge RR Martin who is a Co-Producer to the TV series said "Ned Stark is at the heart of the series."

Erm. Didn't Ned Stark die fairly shortly into the first book? Or at least, he was the FIRST of the main characters to die. Wouldn't they have to do a fairly major rewrite to keep Ned in the storyline? True Blood the TV series was written more and more away from the books' scripts, in a very successful way. But... keeping Ned alive through GOT? In the documentary they were sprinkling Ned scenes along with Daenerys scenes where she already is in the grasslands, and has the dragon eggs.

That would be a HECK of a rewrite to keep them contemporaneous.

PS, gues that's what Gearge RR Martin has been doing instead of getting out the new book faster.[/i]

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Sandinmygum the Stupendous wrote:
Daimakaicho, Eater of Souls wrote:
Sandinmygum the Stupendous wrote:
Oh I know Smiley: grin I will see it, just might have to wait til the next daya couple of hours after it airs. Smiley: sly
FTFY. Try eztv. While I'm not 100% certain they will have it, they cover most shows and always have them up within an hour or two of the airing.


Sweet will do.

And I need to know before I really get into the story (aka past book 1): does Jon, Bran and/or Arya die? Spoiler it or PM me...they are really the only 3 characters I really even care for. Skimmed through the a wiki and didn't pick up on a Death.


I think you're doing yourself a **** of an injustice if you're spoiling the books for yourself that way. Honestly.



And what, no Tyrion?! Tyrion is awesome!! Smiley: motz
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#23 Apr 14 2011 at 10:10 PM Rating: Good
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And what, no Tyrion?! Tyrion is awesome!! Smiley: motz


This.
#24 Apr 14 2011 at 10:43 PM Rating: Good
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Erm. Didn't Ned Stark die fairly shortly into the first book? Or at least, he was the FIRST of the main characters to die. Wouldn't they have to do a fairly major rewrite to keep Ned in the storyline? True Blood the TV series was written more and more away from the books' scripts, in a very successful way. But... keeping Ned alive through GOT? In the documentary they were sprinkling Ned scenes along with Daenerys scenes where she already is in the grasslands, and has the dragon eggs.
You're just remembering incorrectly (not that I can blame you if it's been a while since you read the book; I read it only a few months ago, so it's more fresh in my mind). Ned doesn't die until near the end of the first book (it's not the very end, but probably 4-5 chapters away from it), and Dany gets her dragon eggs probably 2/3 of the way through that book too. The dragons hatching is the very last thing that happens in the first book.
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#25 Apr 14 2011 at 10:45 PM Rating: Good
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And what, no Tyrion?! Tyrion is awesome!! Smiley: motz


This.
Easily my favorite character.
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#26 Apr 15 2011 at 6:04 AM Rating: Good
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Turin wrote:
Eske Esquire wrote:

And what, no Tyrion?! Tyrion is awesome!! Smiley: motz


This.
Easily my favorite character.


He is working his way into my Like list. He is pretty sly.
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Aripyanfar wrote:
Erm. Didn't Ned Stark die fairly shortly into the first book? Or at least, he was the FIRST of the main characters to die. Wouldn't they have to do a fairly major rewrite to keep Ned in the storyline? True Blood the TV series was written more and more away from the books' scripts, in a very successful way. But... keeping Ned alive through GOT? In the documentary they were sprinkling Ned scenes along with Daenerys scenes where she already is in the grasslands, and has the dragon eggs.
You're just remembering incorrectly (not that I can blame you if it's been a while since you read the book; I read it only a few months ago, so it's more fresh in my mind). Ned doesn't die until near the end of the first book (it's not the very end, but probably 4-5 chapters away from it), and Dany gets her dragon eggs probably 2/3 of the way through that book too. The dragons hatching is the very last thing that happens in the first book.

Ok, guess it's been too long since I read them to remember the plot order correctly. I think I saw a new book in the series on the New Releases shelves of my SF speciality store, but it's been so long since I read the first four that I wasn't moved to pounce on it and check that it was actually the fifth book in the series out at last.

Tyrion is my favourite character too, along with a couple of the Stark/Snow children. I like intellectuals. I hope that the shallow Stark girl grows up and realises that Tyrion is worthy of love. Also, this is my take on where the books series should go: The blacksmith ******* boy and Daenerys both have different but equal claims to the throne. At least the two of them have more direct claim to the throne than anyone else in a hereditary monarchy. The most equitable thing to do (in a feudal system) would have the two make a political marriage and be coequal-rulers.

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I swear if GRRM kills Jon Snow, Arya, or Tyrion, I quit the series. Also, I'd like to see Nymeria return. Also, also I hope he doesn't kill Ghost.
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I'm getting one of those free preview weekends of HBO right now, so I won't have to download the first episode at least. 8:45 PM tomorrow.
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OMG, the TV series is starting in the US really soon? How soon?

Is Arya the brave little Stark girl who learned to fight? I like that one a lot too. Yeah, he hasn't got too many "good" characters to kill off any more.

I actually LIKE that he has been brave enough as a writer to kill main characters. Most writers cocoon readers in a dream world that doesn't really acknowledge how dangerous their imagined worlds would be to live in. Power struggles, crime, diseases, in worlds without constitutions, police forces, good communications or medical science. Novels are chock full of The Lucky.

Fine Literature, that examines what it is to be human, is more brave and cruel to its characters. But I wouldn't call ASOIAF fine Literature. It's really good SF, but it's not literature. There's some good SF out there that has unhappy or downer endings, but they are in the decided minority. There might be people who like those books, who can cope with that severe tug on their heartstrings in their recreational reading. But after all the death and bloodshed, I personally hope that Martin rescues some of the good out of the ashes. I'm still hoping for a happy ending and a rescued world.
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OMG, the TV series is starting in the US really soon? How soon?


sunday(tomorrow) 9pm eastern, so just over 23 hours from now soon
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sunday(tomorrow) 9pm eastern, so just over 23 hours from now soon

AIIEEE!
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#33 Apr 17 2011 at 11:11 AM Rating: Good
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Ugh, I have work scheduled for when it starts.

Thank God for DVRs.
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Hmm, so far it has potential. It did feel rushed though. I think a two hour premier would have been better. It felt like they were in too big of a hurry to introduce all of the main characters. They could have easily left out the bits with Dany and had her in the next episode. I have a feeling that they really wanted to end the episode with Bran's fall, so they had to pump a lot of content into the first episode. Still, they certainly did a good job creating the world, they just need work on pacing. By the way, did anyone else spot GRRM in the wedding scene?
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I must say, there were probably more boobies in this version than I pictured when I was reading the books.
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#37 Apr 18 2011 at 12:16 AM Rating: Good
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It seemed about the same to me, but it gets more prevalent later on in the book, so perhaps it was a bit much for the first episode. I must say though, Viserys was nailed down perfectly. It's exactly how I imagined him. The Stark children are all a bit different and/or older than I would like, but it's not bad. I did notice that they didn't even mention names for the direwolves; does that come later in the book than I thought it did?
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I must say, there were probably more boobies in this version than I pictured when I was reading the books.


It's a series on HBO. There has to be lots of boobs and *** where the people apparently have genitalia on their stomachs.
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I must say, there were probably more boobies in this version than I pictured when I was reading the books.
It seemed about the same to me, but it gets more prevalent later on in the book, so perhaps it was a bit much for the first episode. I must say though, Viserys was nailed down perfectly. It's exactly how I imagined him. The Stark children are all a bit different and/or older than I would like, but it's not bad. I did notice that they didn't even mention names for the direwolves; does that come later in the book than I thought it did?


I've yet to see the show, so I don't know how far into the book it covers. But I remember the names of the dogs being told really in. At least by the time the King visits the Starks.
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Based on the previews that I've seen, the wolves should have enough of a role in the show that they'll include their names soon enough. Cute pups!

I enjoyed it well enough. Sure did move fast, though I think I understand why. Seemed like the writers were quite concerned with hooking the non-reader audience. They wanted to get done with almost all of the character introductions and early characterizations, while still having a few major events (the wedding, Bran's fall) to generate interest. The deviations from the novel all made sense, and seemed mostly related to pacing.

Speaking of that wedding, the honeymoon was a fair bit harsher than I recall from the books. Yeesh. Smiley: frown


I still love all the casting choices, perhaps even more so. Peter Dinklage looks to be awesome, and the guy playing Jon Snow seems like he'll make the character more interesting to me than he was in the books. Cersei will be great.

The scenery was a bit hit-or-miss to me. The scene with Ned and Catelyn in the godswood looked fit to be framed, and the scenes of the Wall and beyond were pretty suitable. But Winterfell came off as very forgettable (even more so than it did in the books!) and the Dothraki wedding seemed rather tiny.

Also, neat intro-title thing. Very cool looking, symbolic, and a practical way to get everyone used to the locales.

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#41 Apr 18 2011 at 9:29 AM Rating: Good
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Speaking of that wedding, the honeymoon was a fair bit harsher than I recall from the books. Yeesh. Smiley: frown
I thought so too; in fact, I thought it was a major deviation. Unless I am misremembering it and there is another scene later on in the book where this happens, GRRM made a huge deal of Drogo being very gentle in that scene, which leads Daenerys to accept him willingly as her husband. It's supposed to be a pretty major turning point for that story arc, so I wonder if they are going to put any focus on that.
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Speaking of that wedding, the honeymoon was a fair bit harsher than I recall from the books. Yeesh. Smiley: frown
I thought so too; in fact, I thought it was a major deviation. Unless I am misremembering it and there is another scene later on in the book where this happens, GRRM made a huge deal of Drogo being very gentle in that scene, which leads Daenerys to accept him willingly as her husband. It's supposed to be a pretty major turning point for that story arc, so I wonder if they are going to put any focus on that.


My guess is that with the quick pacing of the first episode, the writers figured that the characterization shift for Drogo would come on too soon (i.e: he's introduced as a cold-blooded killer, then is immediately shown to have a softer side in his very next scene).

Either they plan to soften that side of his personality in the coming episodes, or they just figured that his character works well enough as a nasty guy. I do think that the latter could work, if they fiddle with Danaerys reactions a bit. If they have Drogo stay harsh, then Danny's maturation could be shown to come solely from the power that he gives her, or from the way that he protects her. I suppose that he doesn't have to have a gentle side for things to make sense.
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Just seen first episode, very happy with it!

Winterfell is much as I imagined it. A working, Medieval type fortress, in a cold harsh land. That makes for lots of stone and mud, and not much luxury. Not enough wealth going around for things to be prettier.

I'm pleased with all the casting, and the acting is well enough for a TV series. Tyrion is really good right off the bat. For someone who doesn't remember the details of the story really well, this first episode was a really good summary. The starting point of the politics is established, the clearly different natures of the youngest Stark children established. Jon Snow's bastardry and slightly outcast treatment, the nature of the Lanister siblings and the Targaryon siblings all established. Great hair and make-up on the Targaryons, they are suitably silver.

Shame for Drogo he comes out looking like a rapist, but I guess the victim-like nature of the arranged marriage for Daenarys is shown up. While Sansa's naive enthusiasm for getting to wed a prince and live in a more exciting place shows a different dynamic for an arranged marriage.
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#44 Apr 18 2011 at 10:49 AM Rating: Good
One thing that bugged me is that I didn't see Hodor at all. Did I just miss him (I find that somewhat unlikely, considering who he is supposed to be...), or do you think they might be purposefully leaving him out because of the nature of his character?
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One thing that bugged me is that I didn't see Hodor at all. Did I just miss him (I find that somewhat unlikely, considering who he is supposed to be...), or do you think they might be purposefully leaving him out because of the nature of his character?


He didn't appear in it. I, for one, am not bothered at all that they didn't include him. I listened to Game of Thrones on audiobook, and Roy Dotrice (the narrator) constantly yammering "HOOOODOOOORRRR!!" got really old, really fast.

His removal could certainly be due to HBO not wanting to portray a mentally handicapped character. They're not easy to do, and GRRM didn't write Hodor with any subtlety (really, he's easily my least favorite character in the series) for them to work off of. Nor is his part really necessary. Seems like a logical scratch to me.


Back on the wedding scene for a minute: it occurred to me that HBO might have figured that the way the book was written might not have been well received. I mean, a girl gets sold into marriage, to a man whom she doesn't want to marry, then gets raped by him, but ends up liking it because he's kind of gentle about the rape? Could be they figured that they didn't want to open that controversial can of worms.
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#46 Apr 18 2011 at 11:30 AM Rating: Good
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Daimakaicho, Eater of Souls wrote:
One thing that bugged me is that I didn't see Hodor at all. Did I just miss him (I find that somewhat unlikely, considering who he is supposed to be...), or do you think they might be purposefully leaving him out because of the nature of his character?


He didn't appear in it. I, for one, am not bothered at all that they didn't include him. I listened to Game of Thrones on audiobook, and Roy Dotrice (the narrator) constantly yammering "HOOOODOOOORRRR!!" got really old, really fast.

His removal could certainly be due to HBO not wanting to portray a mentally handicapped character. They're not easy to do, and GRRM didn't write Hodor with any subtlety (really, he's easily my least favorite character in the series) for them to work off of. Nor is his part really necessary. Seems like a logical scratch to me.


Back on the wedding scene for a minute: it occurred to me that HBO might have figured that the way the book was written might not have been well received. I mean, a girl gets sold into marriage, to a man whom she doesn't want to marry, then gets raped by him, but ends up liking it because he's kind of gentle about the rape? Could be they figured that they didn't want to open that controversial can of worms.
I don't particularly like Hodor's character either, but how will Bran get around without Hodor to carry him on his back? Will they just ignore that aspect and not show him being carried around by anyone? Maybe they'll just have someone else do it? I certainly can't picture anyone else being able to carry him everywhere though. That was the only thing that raised a question in my mind.

Concerning the "rape", I can see where you're coming from, but I never really thought of it that way myself. It certainly started out that way, there's no denying that, but I always felt that by opening up to her and showing his gentle side, he showed that he understood, at least to an extent, the situation she was in, and she responded in kind by opening up to him as well. As far as I can remember, the *** never actually started until after she accepted him, in which case I think it doesn't necessarily have to be classified as rape (other than the fact that he still started out by taking her clothes off against her will, which is definitely still an issue). Again, I'm a little fuzzy on the details, so it's possible I'm getting this all wrong. Either way though, they're going to have to show some kind of event that gets Dany to fall for him, so it'll be interesting to see how they do that.
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I swear if GRRM kills Jon Snow, Arya, or Tyrion, I quit the series. Also, I'd like to see Nymeria return. Also, also I hope he doesn't kill Ghost.
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I swear if GRRM kills Jon Snow, Arya, or Tyrion, I quit the series. Also, I'd like to see Nymeria return. Also, also I hope he doesn't kill Ghost.
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#49 Apr 19 2011 at 12:03 PM Rating: Good
I guess they were impressed with the outcome; HBO has already committed to a second season (presumably covering Clash of Kings?) after just the first episode. Source.
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Daimakaicho, Eater of Souls wrote:
I guess they were impressed with the outcome; HBO has already committed to a second season (presumably covering Clash of Kings?) after just the first episode. Source.


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So, y'know, if someone happened to find a streamed episode online that just happened to fall off a truck, I could use a link (in PM) Smiley: tongue

Really want to watch this, but my normal go-to source doesn't have anything up yet!
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