Articles Posted in the " Game of Thrones Season 5 " Category

  • Game of Thrones 5×10 Review: Mother’s Mercy

    That’s that, folks…another season of Game of Thrones wrapped up, and at this point even us book readers don’t really know what happens next. (Or what’s going on, half the time.) “Mother’s Mercy” didn’t waste any time bringing us up to speed with Stannis – rightfully so, half his army and his wife didn’t take […]


  • Game of Thrones 5×7 Review: The Gift

    WARNING: Please note that we are including a trigger warning due to this article’s discussion of sexual assault and rape. I have to admit that even after all the uproar following last week’s episode of Game of Thrones, I hoped that they would at least attempt to redeem themselves in “The Gift”. Unfortunately, that hope […]


  • Seven Faces of Sansa Rape Apologists

    WARNING: Please note that we are including a trigger warning due to this article’s discussion of sexual assault and rape. After Sansa’s brutal rape at the hands of Ramsay Bolton in Game of Thrones 5×6, many on the Internet have thrown excuse after excuse at its detractors, clearly attempting to wave off our legitimate concerns […]


  • Game of Thrones 5×6 Review: Unbowed, Unbent, Unbroken

    WARNING: Please note that we are including a trigger warning due to this article’s discussion of rape. It took me quite a while to catch my breath after “Unbowed, Unbent, Unbroken”, and I know I’m not the only one. After last week’s fairly boring episode, it seemed obvious that they would pull out some stops […]


  • Game of Thrones 5×3 Review: High Sparrow

    WARNINGS: Please note that due to the nature of this episode, the following review contains spoilers from the Song of Ice & Fire series through A Dance with Dragons. The one thought that I was able to sort from the jumble immediately after watching this episode was that “High Sparrow” was definitely a misnomer. Sounds […]


  • Game of Thrones 5×1 Review: The Wars to Come

    It’s finally that time – Game of Thrones is back on the air! And the opening credits of “The Wars to Come” certainly brought up a few interesting things: the Eyrie was featured, Winterfell is no longer burning, and Pentos was back. These definitely shed quite a bit of light on what was to come in the […]


  • Game of Thrones Season 5 vs. A Song of Ice & Fire: Round One

    WARNINGS: This article contains spoilers for all published books of George R.R. Martin’s A Song of Ice & Fire series, as well as all aired episodes of the HBO show Game of Thrones that is based on that series. Additionally, there is some speculation about what’s to come in the unaired episodes of Season 5. […]