‘Game of Thrones’ Finale Sets Ratings Record for HBO

‘Game of Thrones’ Finale Sets Ratings Record for HBO

Game of Thrones went out on a high mark, at least in terms of ratings. The finale episode drew in an audience of 19.3 million episode across HBO’s various platforms, according to BuzzFeed. The new record beat the previous episode, The Bells, which had already set a huge high mark with 18.4 million ratings. The impressive overnight ratings showed that television is still a huge and valid form of entertainment, drawing in millions of viewers if the show is big enough.   Image via Den of Geek HBO’s previous record holder for most watched was the final episode of The Sopranos back in 2002, which …

Over 650,000 Sign Petition to Remake ‘GoT’ Season 8

Over 650,000 Sign Petition to Remake ‘GoT’ Season 8

Season 8 of Game of Thrones was always going to be controversial, but who would have suspected that fans would be so outraged that they would petition demanding a remake of the entire season?   Image via Meme Generator   After a year of waiting, the highly anticipated final season of Game of Thrones has not been well received. Critics are Season 8 some of the series’ lowest scores, and the shared disappointment doesn’t end there. The show is seen to have gone so downhill that even the actors and the author of the books have criticised writers David Benioff and D.B. Weiss. …

There’s Officially a Graveyard for Your Dead ‘GoT’ Faves

There’s Officially a Graveyard for Your Dead ‘GoT’ Faves

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In Sydney, Australian cable company Foxtel has erected a temporary graveyard so that Game of Thrones fans can LITERALLY weep at their faves’ tombstones. Is that extra? Yes. Are we extra obsessed? Also yes. Game of Thrones is no stranger to playing games with its fans: one tragic piece of merchandise is a Hodor doorstop for the highest possible humor-to-angst ratio imaginable. If that’s too depressing, you could purchase a Khal Drogo thong and take George R.R. Martin to places even he has never imagined: your bedroom, namely. But Foxtel’s graveyard is no game. The graveyard is 2,000 square meters in Sydney’s Centennial …

This New ‘GoT’ Parody by SNL Is the Funniest Yet!

This New ‘GoT’ Parody by SNL Is the Funniest Yet!

The final season of Game of Thrones is set to air this Sunday, and we’re all sad about it, but Saturday Night Live is having their fun, so good for them.   Image Via LoveThisPic   But can this SNL skit cheer me up? Is it even good? Or is it bad? A mixed bag? Or does one part save it? Should you watch it? I can’t tell you what to do with your life, but here’s my opinion. Let’s talk about the intro!   Image Via Pinterest That intro had me smiling: talking about how even though Game of Thrones is …