Sure, being included in the song of the century seems cool, but have you ever thought about the effect it had on Michelle Pfeiffer’s children? Awkward carpools. Even more awkward exercise classes. The awkward word play between “ice cold” and “white gold” that leaves little to be desired. So the ... More »
In a recent post of mine I referenced Game of Thrones (“GOT”), which is an HBO TV series based on the book collection “A Song of Ice and Fire” by George R.R. Martin. A commentator asked “Would it surprise you to know that some of your readers don't have the...
You may not know who John Picacio is by name but, if you've been a fan of A Song of Ice and Fire, then you've seen his work illuminating the world created by George R.R. Martin's books. The award-winning illustrator helped define the...Show More Summary
Game of Thrones is probably the biggest fantasy show of our times. Based on books by George R.R Martin, ‘The song of Ice and Fire’ tells a tale of knights and kings. Of dynasties destroyed with the blink of an eye. The 7th season of the epic series has ended and its followers have a long two year wait ahead of them. Show More Summary
As hopefully everyone is aware, I also blog at Atlas of Ice and Fire, where I'm mapping the history, geography and narrative of A Song of Ice and Fire (and throwing in some stuff for other fantasy series as well). Today I completed the...Show More Summary
Roy Dotrice, a veteran character actor known in his later years for a guest turn on "Game of Thrones" and his narration of the "A Song of Ice and Fire" audio books, has died. He was 94. The British actor enjoyed a decades-long acting...Show More Summary
The last season of Game of Thrones is approaching, and HBO has announced who will be at the helm for its final days -- this includes the two guys who brought A Song of Ice and Fire to life in the first place. More »
Our in-house Game of Thrones enthusiasts Gargi and Rishi have compiled a list of smartphone companies that have a lot in common with your favorite characters. Play your Song. Pour champagne on Ice. Light your Fire. Enjoy the read! It’s 2 weeks since Season 7 GoT over but the buzz is far from dying out. Show More Summary
In the year after my husband died, every memory triggers flashbacks: Blackberry ice cream. A song on the radio. The angle of sunlight.
Tired of waiting for George R. R. Martin to finish his next Game of Thrones novel, a software engineer has developed a neural network to write the book instead (via The Digital Reader). Pair with this consideration of how the HBO series is going off-book and breaking all the rules. The post A Song of Ice and Input appeared first on The Millions.
Take heed fellow humans, the age of Skynet is upon us. Ok, maybe it isn’t here yet, but we may be witnessing it in its infancy, as an artificial intelligence unit has written the next installment in the A Song of Ice and Fire series....Show More Summary
These are difficult times Game of Thrones fans live in: The penultimate TV season ended Sunday, leaving viewers reeling until 2019. While the sixth novel in George R.R. Martin’s A Song of Ice […] The post AI Beats George R.R. Martin to Writing ‘GoT’ Book Six appeared first on Geek.com.
George R.R. Martin‘s A Song of Ice and Fire novels are so dense and rich with detail that they’ve inspired hundreds of theories from fans over the years as they’ve scrutinized and re-scrutinized the text in the years between novels. HBO’s television adaptation is no different. Show More Summary
Talk about a song of ice and fire.
Nicholas Cummins started Fits a couple years ago while playing bass for a bunch of other Brooklyn bands and, though they play guitar in their own project, all the songs on Fits' debut full-length, All Belief Is Paradise, have a bassist's sensibility to them. Cummins specializes in chunky and chugging songs that hit quick and…
Looks like George R.R. Martin can take a breather. An engineer set up a neural network using all of the books in the A Song of Ice and Fire series to write part of the next instalment, The Winds of Winter. It may not make a lot of sense -- or any sense, really -- but hell, neither did a lot of that finale. More »
[Update: "This is not a real product – we're sorry for any confusion," a Target spokesperson tells Forbes.] With how popular George R. R. Martin's A Song of Ice and Fire book series and modern-day television hit Game of Thrones have become, it shouldn't surprise anyone that spin-offs and other forms of media will be following close behind -- including video games. Read more...
With how popular George R. R. Martin's A Song of Ice and Fire book series and modern-day television hit Game of Thrones have become, it shouldn't surprise anyone that spin-offs and other forms of media will be following close behind -- including video games. Read more...
Welcome to the “Experts” reviews of Game Of Thrones here at The A.V. Club, which are written from the perspective of someone who has read George R.R. Martin’s A Song of Ice and Fire. Originally, these reviews were a necessity, creating a space where those who had read the books could freely discuss upcoming story… Read more...
• George R.R. Martin was already a successful author when he began to write "A Song of Ice and Fire" in 1991 • He has been writing stories since childhood • Before his writing career took off, Martin was a chess tournament director and...Show More Summary