As tends to be the case with 'Game of Thrones,' season 5 won't have any new footage to show off by Comic-Con 2014, but the HBO drama can still dazzle your eyes a bit more in season 4. We saw so many new and mesmerizing locations, with many more to come next year, so check out an epic VFX reel of how 'Game of Thrones' built its most famous season 4 locales!
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[You're warned of major spoilers from both 'Game of Thrones' season 4 and George R.R. Martin's 'A Song of Ice and Fire' books.]
Last week's 'Game of Thrones' finale, "The Children," sent many fans into an uproar for the surprising omission of one of the series' most shocking moments, the resurrection of a previously deceased character. Many still hold out hope said character might appear in season 5, but what does departed series star Michelle Fairley have to say that turns our hearts to stone?
For those hoping Queen Elizabeth would one day sit on the Iron Throne, we're gonna spoil you now and say not at the moment. But she did visit the 'Game of Thrones' studio in Belfast, Ireland, for a meet and greet with some of the cast and crew of HBO's hit fantasy drama, and to glare at the famous seat of Westeros.
We thought we were on the ball with "Everything You Need to Know in 60 Seconds," but Conan O'Brien one-upped us -- he recapped the 'Game of Thrones' season 4 finale in only six!
We're still reeling from the 'Game of Thrones' season 4 finale "The Children," its incredible FX and unexpected exclusions notwithstanding, but already our cup runneth over with desire for season 5's arrival in 2015. Now, the showrunners of HBO's mammoth fantasy drama have gone on record to confirm a few major new details of season 5, including shooting locations and a few new characters to populate it.
'Game of Thrones' season 4 has come and gone with Sunday's finale event "The Children," and while debate still rages if the HBO fantasy drama's 2014 run proved on par with its predecessors, there's no denying it'll be a long wait until 2015. While we wait, check out an FX breakdown of some of the bigger scenes from the season, including the "Watchers on the Wall" attack on Castle Black, and the skull-crushing duel between "The Mountain and the Viper"!
Star Lena Headey hit up 'Jimmy Kimmel Live' to chat about this past season and what's in store for her (and Cersei) in the future. Host Jimmy Kimmel asked about Headey's familiarity with the books, and her answer was quite cute (along with the image of her mom greedily digging into the books to find the best Cersei stuff). Who knew anything 'Game of Thrones' related could be so sweet?
And lo, 'Game of Thrones' season 4 has closed out yet another chapter of HBO's epic saga, leaving us all dangling until 2015 for new episodes to follow last night's finale "The Children." Some adaptations of George R.R. Martin's novels proved more shocking than others, but what do producers have to say of last night's shocking deaths, and where they might lead us in season 5?
'Game of Thrones' has once again come to a climactic close with last night's season 4 finale "The Children," but rather than focus on the landmark events of the 66-minute installment, many fans are more vigorously debating a hotly-anticipated character reveal that went ignored by the hour. Now, the episode's director Alex Graves explains the stone-hearted decision to leave out one of the book's most shocking character appearances.
Sunday's 'Game of Thrones' season 4 finale was an exceptional episode of television and easily one of the show's finest hours, but you wouldn't know it from what some of the books' fans had to say. Many flocked to social media after the episode ended to point out a certain moment from author George R.R. Martin's 'A Storm of Sw