Jon Snow . . . or is it Targaryen? Speaking of the King in the North, Jon Snow has come a long way for someone who started off the last season dead. With his parentage basically confirmed, Jon represents the series’s titular song of ice and fire as a half Stark, half Targaryen–a revelation that will likely have major repercussions for the battle against the dead. (Aunt Daenarys’ other dragons need riders, after all.) But while viewers are finally clued into the series’s worst-kept secret, the poor White Wolf is still operating under the assumption that he’s Ned Stark’s bastard. Though much of next season will probably see Jon’s crusade to band Northern folk and Wildlings together against the White Walkers and keep a resentful Sansa at bay (more on that below), it’ll also be a journey to the truth about his parents . . . and how the rest of Westeros’ power players will react when news finally spreads. … [Read more...] about “The Final End Game”: What’s In Store For Us When “Game Of Thrones” Returns?
Next, Theon faced a more daunting task -- convincing the crew of the ship that rescued him, a bunch of hardened sea warriors, to accompany him on the mission to rescue Yara. He was roundly mocked and threatened for this request, but Theon pressed them, undaunted. He knew that actions were far more persuasive than words, especially to tough folks like the Ironborn. … [Read more...] about [SPOILERS] We ranked the ‘Game of Thrones’ characters by leadership abilities — here’s how they did in the intense season finale
Still, it's impressive that some nobody cobbler allegedly woke up hungover after a party, became disillusioned with the world, and went on to accrue so much influence that he's now basically controlling the government. He started from the bottom and now he's here, polluting Tommen's naive mind. … [Read more...] about We ranked the Game of Thrones characters by leadership skills — No. 1 may surprise you
• Hackers corrupted software distributed by the South Korea-based firm Netsarang, which sells enterprise and network management tools. The backdoor enabled downloading of further malware or theft of information from hundreds of companies in energy, financial services, manufacturing, pharmaceuticals, telecommunications, and transportation industries. … [Read more...] about Cyber hackers targeting software supply chains, says report
So maybe a photo is just a photo. But even if Jaime isn’t destined for the watch, you can’t deny that he’s not looking pretty fantastic in his road-worn armour. The style of his armour even matches that seen on Robb Stark in earlier seasons, as well as on Sandor Clegane in his post-Kingsguard days in the Riverlands. … [Read more...] about Why this new ‘Game of Thrones’ season 8 photo should have you hyped about Jaime Lannister