Tag : game of thrones

Game of Thrones: Has the ‘Hype Train’ Come to a Halt?

1 year ago / 0 comments

No. No, it hasn’t. However, that doesn’t mean that Season 7 has started off exactly as some would have hoped. Season 7 marks the show’s twilight hours; it is finally steering towards an end. The premier certainly shows this, ending with the incredibly powerful moment of Daenerys finally arriving in … Read More

Top 10 Most Anticipated TV Shows of 2017

2 years ago / 0 comments

It seems that the TV Gods have blessed us with some action-packed new arrivals coming to our screens throughout 2017. With the honourable mention going to ‘The Young Pope’ and ‘Scandal’, I have whittled this list down to the top 10 TV-Shows to watch out for this year. 10 – … Read More

The return of Game of Thrones

2 years ago / 18 comments

Game of Thrones is back. Arguably the TV event of 2016 so far, April 24th’s hotly anticipated The Red Woman saw the return of the Starks and Lannisters, in an episode that fans hoped would provide a bit of relief from the madness that was the final hour of Series … Read More

Has Game of Thrones gone too far in its portrayal of sexual violence against women?

3 years ago / 0 comments

Surely I can’t have been the only one who saw this coming? We’ve known for a few episodes now that in order to get her revenge on the Boltons, Sansa was going to have to marry Ramsay. We knew that, unlike Tyrion, Ramsay wasn’t about to let her get away … Read More

TV | Game of Thrones, Two Swords – A thrilling sign of things to come

4 years ago / 0 comments

Warning: contains spoilers for seasons 1-3, and for season 4, episode 1 of Game of Thrones. Two Swords begins with a cracking bit of symbolism as Tywin Lannister melts down the Starks’ ancestral blade and throws the wolf-skin scabbard into a fire. It’s a neat reminder of last season’s events, and … Read More

TV | Made-up spoilers for Game of Thrones season four

4 years ago / 0 comments

**WARNING contains fake spoilers for Game of Thrones season 4 and possibly real spoilers for Game of Thrones seasons 1-3. But to be honest, if you’ve made this this far without knowing the spoilers for series 1-3, you should probably just never be on the internet.** Everyone is talking about … Read More

TV | Procedural Vs Serialised – Battle of the attention spans

5 years ago / 0 comments

It is accepted in television folklore that serialised television is much better than its procedural sister, or perhaps rival.  Who ends up sitting on the Iron throne for the Game of Thrones fans out there is a much more important social question to be answered, and hopefully it is answered … Read More

Lifestyle | Tips for a keeping warm this winter, just in time for the arrival of the arctic wind

5 years ago / 0 comments

Leeds has never been known for it’s good weather, and with the dark months of winter drawing fast upon us, things are about to get even colder. What’s more, by this point in the year your meagre student budget is probably looking a bit sparse and heating houses can be … Read More