What was the Most Shocking Moment of Game of Thrones – Season 5?

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Spoilers!!! Don’t take a look at this unless you have watched every minute of Season 5! If you have, vote on the most shocking scene.

Five Medieval Stories that would make great TV series

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We at Medievalists.net are eager for more medieval TV, so we want to share a few ideas for possible shows – and hope that some executive producers are reading this!

Primetime Paganism: Popular-Culture Representations of Europhilic Polytheism in Game of Thrones and Vikings

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This article provides a critical examination of the politico-religious content of the highly successful television series Game of Thrones and Vikings.

Game of Thrones: What’s Your Role In Westeros?

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Find out who you’d be in Westeros, in the Song of Ice and Fire series.

Genre Medievalisms: Geek Goes Chic!

Lena Headey as Cersei Lannister in HBO's, 'Game of Thrones'. Photo courtesy of blastr.com (TV Guide)

Is Cersei a collection of bad medieval stereotypes? Have nerds gone mainstream? Were American cowboys a modern retelling of the medieval knight? Put down that comic, put away your bag of dice, and indulge your inner nerd.

Which Game Of Thrones Character Said This?

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Game of Thrones is full of witty words and quotable one-liners but can you remember which familiar face uttered them first?

The Ultimate Game of Thrones Quiz

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Your favourite quiz for your favourite TV show.

Review of Wolf Hall, Episode 6: Master of Phantoms

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But in ‘Masters of Phantoms,’ the final episode, Cromwell exhibits the characteristic he was most known for while alive: Ruthlessness.

What’s Your Game Of Thrones House?

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Everyone has a personality type, and some personality types are more devious than others. Which Westerosi family would you feel right at home in?

Ten Thoughts on Game of Thrones: Sons of the Harpy

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Somewhat random thoughts on Season 5 Episode 4 of Game of Thrones…

Review of Wolf Hall, Episode 5: Crows

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In this tense and well written episode, Anne Boleyn and Thomas Cromwell experience, in different ways, the unpredictable, explosive anger of Henry VIII.

Is this title real or from Game of Thrones?

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Here are 20 of the strangest sounding official ranks and titles. Some are genuine British royal or parliamentary titles – and some are from Game Of Thrones. Which is which?

Ten Thoughts on Game of Thrones: High Sparrow

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Taking a look at Episode 3 of Season 5 from Game of Thrones:

Review of Wolf Hall, Episode 4: Devil’s Spit

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In Episode 4, ‘Devil’s Spit,’ disappointment and fear run through the story.

Who Would Be Your Nemesis In Game Of Thrones?

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So many people, so many ways to die. But beware, for this quiz is dark and full of spoilers.

‘Game of Thrones, Television and Medieval History’ – medieval and media studies team up to offer course on popular show

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For 20 students at Northern Illinois University, Game of Thrones isn’t merely the most entertaining show on television — it’s also among the most thought-provoking classes on campus this spring.

Review of Wolf Hall, Episode 3: Anna Regina

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Three things happened that made it possible for Henry VIII to marry Anne Boleyn. Without these three factors, there’d have been no marriage.

How Well Do You Know the TV series Vikings?

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Are you as big of a fan of Vikings as you think you are? Find out now!

Ten Thoughts on Game of Thrones: The Wars to Come

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Some semi-random observations on Season 5 Episode 1: The Wars to Come

Review of Wolf Hall, Episode 2: Entirely Beloved

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I will try to unravel some of the complexities of the relationships in the court of Henry VIII, which are shown on Wolf Hall without much effort to explain. While such a sophisticated script yields rich rewards, it assumes a certain working knowledge of 16th century power players.

Guide to New Characters for Season 5 of Game of Thrones

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Game of Thrones has a very large cast, and in Season 5 there are several new additions. We put together a short guide to who is coming to the series in the next few episodes

How Long Would You Survive In Game of Thrones?

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Ever imagine yourself in Westeros or Essos? Find out your chances here!

Review of Wolf Hall, Episode 1: Three Card Trick

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Tudor mystery author Nancy Bilyeau explains the intricate plot of the premiere episode of Masterpiece Theater’s ‘Wolf Hall,’ about Thomas Cromwell, the chief minister of Henry VIII, whom some decry as an evil genius and others praise as the leader of the English Reformation.

Which VIKINGS Character Are You?

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Travel back to the time of shieldmaidens and Norse mythology to find out what role you’d play!

Which ‘Merlin’ Character Are You?

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Are you as magical as Merlin as clever as Morgana? Find out now!

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