Sunday, May 5, 2019

GOT Pre-Game

The Battle of Winterfell is over, now the war for the Iron Throne truly begins.  The Army of the Dead is no more but unfortunately for Dany, her army is almost no more as well.  The longest battle in cinematic history was brilliantly produced but backstabbed once again by numerous plot holes and dead ends as D&D returned to juvenile script-writing that plagues Hollywood today.  Alt Shift X crucified the writers in this video. 




Every major character survived, no truly surprising plot twists, the main protagonists did almost nothing, the big buildup for the White Walkers and Night King led to almost nothing, Bran went through seasons of training and suffering for not much of anything, and characters repeatedly survived impossible situations on the battlefield yet no explanations were provided.  

What will Dany do? She has two dragons but almost no army.  Almost all of the Dothraki are dead although some Unsullied survived.  Most of the Northerners are dead as well.  The North is pretty much out of fighting men - and women.  However, there is Lord Umber and his small army.  This is the second time he has shirked his duty and stayed home is castle.  Take those dragons, burn him and his castle to the ground, and tell his troops they are fighting for Dany unless they want the same.

The preview gave a picture of Dany celebrating with others in what seems to be the hall of the Freys.  So does this mean we are moving to the Twins?  Were all the Dothraki killed or were some left behind across the sea? Will D&D screw it up again tonight with more plot armor? 

Meanwhile, an instructor at the U.S. Army War College analyzed the tactics used and determined they weren't quite so bad as claimed on social media. 

15 comments:

Madison Rulz said...

The comedy in that will be tough for people who don’t get a dry sense of humor.

Anonymous said...

I will leave you with these thoughts:

https://imgur.com/a/OrxL2uV

Anonymous said...

Game of Thrones has an average of two nude scenes per episode. It ranks in the top ten of shows with nudity. Maybe they should focus more on the actual plot or acting rather than Instagram clicks.

Kingfish said...

You sure about that?

Anonymous said...

Everybody's a critic,KF. Maybe you should contact D&D and offer them your expertise.

Anonymous said...

10:36 PM, I love how you use an insider's acronym to slam someone who is supposedly a nerd. You may want to explain to the folks who or what is "D&D".

Game of Thrones is a sign of the times, nothing more and nothing less. It has sex and blood and that sells. A soap opera-style or porno-style plot mixed in. You know, like that book at Walgreens with the shirtless Scottish knight on the cover?

Anonymous said...

8:25 AM,

D&D is the initials for the directors David Benioff and D. B. Weiss.

Anonymous said...

KF, you realize House Umber is no more... the little Lord was the kid nailed to the wall and set on fire by Tormmund in S8, E1.

You may be thinking of House Glover.

https://www.elitedaily.com/p/who-is-the-umber-boy-game-of-thrones-shocked-fans-with-one-single-scene-17036694

Kingfish said...

Yup. That's it. Thanks.

That is twice he has stayed at home. He likes his home so much, burn it to the ground with he and his family in it, then give lands to the families who did fight.

Anonymous said...

Agreed. What a P word. Last night's episode was pretty interesting though, I am excited to watch HBO's "behind the episode" later today.

Anonymous said...

Oh and to the fan complaining about Emilia's stupid starbucks cup accidentally left in a final shot... you are a p word too. 11 weeks of night shoots and grueling battle scenes = copious amounts of coffee.

Burke said...

D&D are racing to the end. Last night had some wonderful conversations, but the sneak attack by the Greyjoy fleet was preposterously improbable. No one in the Grey Worm fleet could foresee the obvious possibility? And Dany is flying around at 1000 feet and can't see a large fleet of enemy ships lurking below? We're in "Perils of Pauline" territory.

How about this: Jon and Dany die together in back-to-back, hand-to-hand combat fighting, Jaime takes out a non-pregnant Cersei, and Sansa wins the throne.

Kingfish said...

Hmm.... they've ambushed my fleet twice, maybe I should prepare for an ambush and scout for it. Nahh.... there is no way it could happen a third time.

Burke said...

My favorite:

Hound: How did Ramsey die?

Sansa: Hounds.

coffee and cornbread said...

Dany will not sit on The iron Throne.
Neither will Lord Snow.

Look for someone from House Stark to win it all.

Just a guess, but there its from an interesting easter egg in the intro. At the end of the intro notice what banner's insignia is above the throne.

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