Adaptation talks Game of Thrones season 5, going over all the major storylines—cheering for some, groaning for others—and making predictions for next season!
NOTE: We do not spoil anything past where the show is, but we do talk about things that happened differently in the books, so there are some minor book spoilers.
For a other TV show discussions, check out our episodes on Arrow and The Flash, Once Upon a Time, Agents of SHIELD and Agent Carter.
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-July 1 (US), July 3 (UK)
-Based on the Terminator franchise
-July 12 on FX
-Based on the trilogy by Guillermo del Toro and Chuck Hogan
-July 12 on Showtime
-Season 5 premiered in April 2015
-Created by David Benioff and DB Weiss
-Based on the A Song of Ice and Fire series by George RR Martin
-the High Sparrow
-Loras and Margaery thrown in jail
-Cersei in jail and walk of shame
-Sir Robert Strong
-Oberyn would not have wanted Marsella hurt
-weird coincidental fight scene
-Was opening the fighting pits the right decision?
-kills the former slave for killing the Harpy
-What do you think of Hizdahr?
-gets into Dany’s service
-gets rid of belongings, except Needle
-kills Meryn Trant, goes blind?
-What do you think of Manse’s decision to burn rather than kneel? (“The freedom to make my own mistakes was all I ever wanted.”)
-Manse is still alive in the book
-Jon is offered Winterfell, and I dissolve in a puddle of tears- gets elected Lord Commander- beheads Janos
-Hearthome- don’t like how Karsi died
-Jon is killed (Ollie, you little shit!)
-burns his daughter, wife commits suicide and is abandoned by his men and Melisandre
-Selyse changes her mind
-killed by Brienne
-refuses Brienne’s service
-finds out about Bran and Rickon
-escapes to go where?
No Bran this season
maybe he’ll return with a better wig next season