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Posted 30 January 2012 - 11:35 AM

Oh gods! Oh my gods! I can't wait to see it. I loved the first season. They did a pretty good job with it, following the book and such (which some modifications), and things are seriously heating up in the second book. I wonder if and how they will show Melisandre's shadow birth?

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Posted 30 January 2012 - 11:39 AM

This just made my day. I didn't notice a premiere date?
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Posted 30 January 2012 - 11:41 AM

Winter is coming in April :/
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Posted 30 January 2012 - 12:04 PM

I wish it would come sooner.
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Posted 30 January 2012 - 01:32 PM

This just made my day. I didn't notice a premiere date?

Beginning of April.

I'm still working on finishing book 2. It's difficult to get undisturbed time and read. But it's sooo good. Theon is an asshole. Super-prick #1.
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Posted 30 January 2012 - 06:13 PM

I am just finally getting into this series, reading the books. I am considering adding HBO to my satellite TV package just so I can get this show...
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Posted 05 February 2012 - 02:14 AM

I am just finally getting into this series, reading the books. I am considering adding HBO to my satellite TV package just so I can get this show...


It isn't on Hulu or anywhere else on the net? They'll probably tack on another $15 a month just for HBO. I used to work at a call center selling Comcast, they're fucking dogs I tell you.
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Posted 05 February 2012 - 08:32 AM

It isn't on Hulu or anywhere else on the net? They'll probably tack on another $15 a month just for HBO. I used to work at a call center selling Comcast, they're fucking dogs I tell you.


I wonder that too. I watched the entire series for free but I think the new one is not going to be on that site. I wonder if you could pay to watch just that series on Amazon or somewhere else. I certainly cannot afford HBO.

Its a great show.
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Posted 08 February 2012 - 02:28 AM

Ahh fuck it I downloaded it off my favourite Russian torrent site.
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Posted 08 February 2012 - 08:26 AM

We (wife and myself) originally blew this entire thing off. It didn't seem interesting. But I thought we should give it a go (it's only 10 eps...on HBO Go and HBO On Demand but those were flaky for this series for some reason) and after the first couple we were hooked. We got through them pretty quick (we can be kind of lazy...we still have stuff from maybe a year ago on the DVR).

Anyhow, we're all set for season 2. Hopefully it's as strong as the first one was.

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Posted 08 February 2012 - 12:33 PM

Winter is coming in April :/


Given how weird the winter has been I wouldn't be surprise with a coming winter spreading white stuff in April.
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Posted 08 February 2012 - 12:35 PM


It isn't on Hulu or anywhere else on the net? They'll probably tack on another $15 a month just for HBO. I used to work at a call center selling Comcast, they're fucking dogs I tell you.


I wonder that too. I watched the entire series for free but I think the new one is not going to be on that site. I wonder if you could pay to watch just that series on Amazon or somewhere else. I certainly cannot afford HBO.

Its a great show.


Hulu maybe? Sometimes HBO puts them up on their website after they have aired. At least they did with that with In Treatment.
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Posted 13 March 2012 - 12:21 PM

I got the first season of youtube (search for the actual name of the episode and sort by length).
or you could just google solarmovie but be careful with viruses there (don't download any plug-ins.. you been warned)
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Posted 13 March 2012 - 01:18 PM

Started watching Season One last night :D
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Posted 21 March 2012 - 11:31 AM

Hey guys,

I've just finished Dance of Dragons, and now that it's out on DVD me and my wife are watching the HBO series together. I heard some criticism on the Frame Rate podcast, that this whole series could turn out like Lost. Which is to say, there are all these mysteries that keep you interested throughout the series, but when it comes time to wrap it all up and explain everything, that's when it all falls apart. I don't know if this series is going to be like that. And, unfortunately, I'm too invested in this series anyway. So, I'll have to see it through to the end. But, what is everyone else's opinion? Could this just be another Lost where the mysteries never really get answered?
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Posted 21 March 2012 - 02:26 PM

I haven't read Dance of dragons yet.....but from my re-reading of the series last year....I think the main plots will be tied up, but some of the mysteries will remain because they were mysteries at the beginning of the series.
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Posted 21 March 2012 - 04:27 PM

My fiancee and I watched the first series recently. My brother told me of a site where you can watch TV series for free, even as they're being broadcast each week. I'll see if I can find it, or get in touch with him about it.
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Posted 21 March 2012 - 04:31 PM

This is the site: http://www.sidereel.com/

I'm not sure if they'll have season 2 up as soon as it starts, but they had Stargate: Universe going as it was being aired- my brother was watching it through this site, as he works odd hours.
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Posted 10 April 2012 - 04:41 PM

Hey guys,

I've just finished Dance of Dragons, and now that it's out on DVD me and my wife are watching the HBO series together. I heard some criticism on the Frame Rate podcast, that this whole series could turn out like Lost. Which is to say, there are all these mysteries that keep you interested throughout the series, but when it comes time to wrap it all up and explain everything, that's when it all falls apart. I don't know if this series is going to be like that. And, unfortunately, I'm too invested in this series anyway. So, I'll have to see it through to the end. But, what is everyone else's opinion? Could this just be another Lost where the mysteries never really get answered?


It's a good series, and I think Martin will tie off the major plot lines if he ever gets around to finishing it. I like how he has gone with the whole bad vs worse motif, and I also like the fact that his characters are not invincible. But he takes it a bit far, which is my main problem with the series. There is simply too much character turnover for my taste. Without giving anything away, let me just say that at a certain point most of the characters that I actually cared about were gone and I just never really got that interested in their replacements.
It's a solid series, but it's not the best fantasy in the world IMHO. The HBO series has been awesome so far though. Stoked for season 2 on blu ray.
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Posted 10 April 2012 - 05:53 PM

I would be very careful with these sites that purport to show free videos of these popular series. I have good reason to suspect that the Trojan virus I got into my computer came with trying to view these things. Not this particular series, but another. Be careful and have a good anti-virus program running.
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