House of the Dragon – Inauguration Day

Ah, the penultimate Game of Thrones episode. Kinda goes without saying, House of the Dragon has A LOT to live up to. Episode 9 has been historically (in)famous for shaking up the chessboard. Big battles ensue, major players get GOT, and the season-long machinations are executed with precision, finally. “The Green Council” doesn’t quite do all three here—and that makes it its own game-changer.

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House of the Dragon – Last Supper

Viserys, we careys ❤️

House of the Dragon is in its final stages and the temperature is surprisingly wholesome in the Red Keep? An uncles’s death and a scuffle at the kid’s table notwithstanding, the Greens and Blacks meet in the middle there for a second, patting arms, and forgiving past grievances. Then again, if the food is out and the wine is good, better not let it go to waste?

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