It’s very fitting that this episode was titled ‘Hardhome’ – a place that book readers have never seen. We were also shown moments that the books have yet to see, and we were treated to a stunning battle sequence that virtually no one saw coming. Continue reading
Winter has come for the Starks once more. The infamy known as The Red Wedding saw to the end of some of the major players in the game, and the episode itself has left such a profound emotional scar that viewers have flocked to the internet to voice their disbelief. And while ‘The Rains of Castamere’ brought forth a storm of resentment, it also marked an exciting development for the show’s future. Don’t cancel that HBO subscription just yet. Let’s take a look at why The Red Wedding unfortunately had to happen, and what this means for all the other characters in the Game of Thrones.