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Game of Thrones–themed beers cometh

Beer and fantasy geeks, rejoice! Game of Thrones , the fantasy series adapted from the novels by George R. R. Martin, is about to get its own series of beers, thanks to a recently announced collaboration between HBO and Brewery Ommegang of Cooperstown,
All hail the Iron Throne (Blonde Ale)!
By JASON AND TODD ALSTROM  |  December 28, 2012

A year in Westeros

"There's a pig head in the pot," Sariann Lehrer says, almost apologetically.
Two Allston roommates make the nerdiest cookbook ever
By EUGENIA WILLIAMSON  |  May 04, 2012


Who does your lady friend think of during sex? It's not you ... and it's not who you'd think.
By KARL STEVENS  |  April 13, 2012
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And thus the 'Game of Thrones' continues

'Twas the thud heard round the world. In the penultimate episode of the first season of HBO's Game of Thrones , our hero Ned Stark (Sean Bean), after a brief, fraught tenure as the King's Hand, discovered the Lannisters' incestuous affair, was falsely
Calling Dr. Zaius!
By EUGENIA WILLIAMSON  |  March 30, 2012
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The Game of Thrones author visits his realm

The immense appeal of George R. R. Martin's storytelling relies, in part, on the innate thrill of the mechanics of power.
The madness for King George
By EUGENIA WILLIAMSON  |  July 22, 2011

The Top Five Reasons You Should Be Upset You Are Not Going to Comic Con

Comic Con 2011 begins today in San Diego, as if every nerd were not already painfully (or joyfully, if attending) aware. Laser Orgy is here...
By Kelly Dickinson  |  July 21, 2011

This week in the Phoenix: Actionable odors! Spine hymens! Weirdly prescient scholarly Godzilla throwdowns!

A whole heap of nerdly delights ensconced in this week's Phoenix -- from an interview with comix goddess Lynda Barry (who encourages you to "blow...
By Ariel Shearer  |  April 17, 2011
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HBO's Game of Thrones(1)

In spite of the obstacles to making Martin's story succeed as a TV show, someone at HBO must be a fan, because Game of Thrones — named after the first book in his series — makes its live-action television debut this Sunday, April 17.
It's a long story
By MADDY MYERS  |  April 15, 2011

HBO's Game of Thrones: Does the new trailer do the show justice?

Last night, HBO gave us this new Game of Thrones trailer. Unlike the last trailer -- which I adored, by the way -- this one's got...
By Maddy Myers  |  November 29, 2010

HBO's Game of Thrones unveils trailer, teaser, new website

Fans of George R. R. Martin's fantasy novel series, A Song of Ice and Fire, have been itching to see footage of HBO's adaptation, Game...
By Maddy Myers  |  September 13, 2010
Fantasy TV: HBO approves Game of Thrones

Fantasy TV: HBO approves Game of Thrones

                                  The doorstop-size fantasy tomes in George R. R....
By Maddy Myers  |  March 04, 2010