‘Game of Thrones’: Reign of Fire

Game of Thrones is all about the long game. Supporting characters later emerge as major players, schemes are conjured long before they come to fruition, while plots intersect and unravel over the course of many seasons. The show has had quite a few things up its sleeve, but the one it has withheld the longest is the very thing fans have been pleading for more of: dragons. The dragons were introduced at the end of season one, and, in โ€œThe Spoils of War,โ€ we finally bore witness to their wrath. If you introduce a gun in act one, youโ€™d better damn well fire it. It was a long time coming, but the payoff was tremendously satisfying.ย  Continue reading