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  • A Guide to House of the Dragons’ Many, Many Dragons

    A Guide to House of the Dragons’ Many, Many Dragons

    The final shot of House of the Dragon’s season finale made it abundantly clear: This is war. Queen Rhaenyra’s Blacks will battle the usurping King Aegon II’s Greens, but as Prince Daemon Targaryen pointed out, the Blacks have the advantage because they have more dragons. Let’s see how much firepower each faction has, shall we?…


  • House of the Dragon Had a Wedding, So You Know What That Means

    House of the Dragon Had a Wedding, So You Know What That Means

    It is not a spoiler to say that weddings in the Game of Thrones franchise don’t often end well. There was, of course, the infamous Red Wedding, where Robb and Catelyn Stark were murdered after the former spurned a marriage/political alliance with House Frey. Then there was the wedding of the horrible King Joffrey to…


  • In House of the Dragon, It’s Bad to Be the King

    In House of the Dragon, It’s Bad to Be the King

    Viserys Targaryen (Paddy Considine) is the first truly good man we’ve seen sit on the Iron Throne. After eight seasons of Game of Thrones and Robert Baratheon, Joffrey, Cersei, and Daenerys, it’s genuinely weird to see someone ruling Westeros who cares about something more than power or sating their desires. Unfortunately, there’s a difference between…