game of thrones

  1. JaddHaidar

    History and Game of Thrones

    S1 to S7 spoilers. Now let's just state the obvious; the world never witnessed dragons, an invasion of frozen zombies, and years long winters. But there are plenty of more-than-subtle similarities between George RR Martin's 'Song of Ice and Fire' and world history. For example, Westeros in...
  2. G

    How much relevance does 'A Song of Ice and Fire' have to the medieval world?

    Hi guys, I'm doing a pretty big project at my college over the next year about how the world in ASOIAF (Game of Thrones) links to medieval Europe/Earth. I'm a massive fan of the stories and have read all the books, but I need some help with the historical side of the project. If any of you...
  3. Strontium90

    Has "Game of Thrones" jumped the shark? Discuss...(WARNING: SPOILERS)

    The term "jumped the shark" is used to describe a point in the history of a TV show at which the series has reached it's highest point before dropping in quality/ratings. The term refers specifically to "Happy Days", an American sitcom in the 70's, and an episode where "Fonzie" literally jumped...