Game of Thrones Geekenfreude Style – Mother’s Mercy

Game of Thrones RecapYet another Game of Thrones finale has come and gone, leaving us all completely reeling and asking tons of questions. A whole mess (and I do mean MESS) of things happened this week, so let’s dive right into it! Continue reading

Game of Thrones Geekenfreude Style – The Gift

midlogoWelcome to this week’s Game of Thrones recap. Things are certainly bustling along with everyone’s storylines… well, with most storylines. And being that this episode shares a title with one of the best Buffy the Vampire Slayer episodes EV-ER, I was expecting BIG things.

Anyway, that’s enough of an intro, let’s get right to it! Continue reading

Game of Thrones Geekenfreude Style – Unbowed, Unbent, Unbroken

midlogoGreetings, everyone! This week’s episode of Game of Thrones has certainly gotten a lot of reaction from all over the webbernetz (and via some choice texts that I received from friends), and not all of it has been good, especially so where the horrifying end of the episode is concerned. And we’re talking bad to the point where some people have sworn off the show forever. Continue reading

Game of Thrones Geekenfreude Style – Sons of the Harpy

midlogoHelllllo, everybody, and welcome to this week’s Game of Thrones recap! Jim and I are back once again to talk about EVERYTHING in an episode of SO. MANY. THINGS. Are we all ready for this? If so, then let’s go! Continue reading

Game of Thrones Geekenfreude Style – The House of Black and White

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Season 5, Episode 2: “The House of Black and White”

Welcome, my friends! Welcome to our weekly Game of Thrones recap, where we have all kinds of wonderful insights to share with you today about the second episode of this season. I feel like this episode is still setting the table for what’s to come, much like it was in Episode 1, but I think I can finally smell some food a’cookin’.

So, let’s get right to it!! Continue reading

Game of Thrones Geekenfreude Style – The Children

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Season 4, Episode 10: “The Children”

So, the Game of Thrones season finale has come and gone. And with as much anticipation as the finale brings, it also carries a dull sting to it.

For 10 weeks a year Sunday nights are not simply the closing of a weekend and an evening riddled with horrifying thoughts of what terrors the workweek is going to foist upon you. For 10 weeks a year Sunday nights become something to look forward to and something to embrace. Sure, there is always going to be a certain kind of resigned dread filling many people’s heads on Sunday nights, but for 10 weeks a year we have some cushion for those heads bloated with misery.

Wow, can I overstate that any more than I have??? Continue reading

Game of Thrones Recap – The Watchers on The Wall

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Season 4, Episode 9: “The Watchers on The Wall”

Here we are Game of Thrones fans. Episode 9: a.k.a. the episode where the shit traditionally slams into the fan (and in most cases the fan utterly explodes due to the sheer quantity of feces being hurled at it). All revolting metaphors aside, this season’s ninth episode certainly did not disappoint! Continue reading