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Michael Smith

Michael Smith is an entertainment writer and short story writer from Portsmouth, UK. After finishing a degree in English Literature and Creative Writing, Michael started his own entertainment blog, ‘Subterranean Homesick Blog’, which he is in the process of developing into an official site. Michael’s interests lie in Television, Film and Music. His favorite Game of Thrones character is Ser Davos Seaworth, mainly because of his Geordie accent.

5 “New locations” we want to see in Game of Thrones Season 7

Throughout Game of Thrones, we have been introduced to a vast amount of locations. From the Slaver cities of Astapor, Yunkai and Meereen in Essos, to the Fist of the First Men beyond The Wall in Westeros. Yet, there are many more new locations that we are yet to see. Some we are all well aware of. […]

Game of Thrones Season 7: 10 Characters – Who will live and who will die?

As the build up to Game of Thrones Season 7 continues to heat up (poor cliche considering the fact that Winter is finally here), fans have been sharing their thoughts and predictions about the upcoming season. In a recent poll, fans were asked which character they thought was most likely to die first in Season […]

5 Game of Thrones characters, fan theories and storylines we may not now get the chance to see

Game of Thrones is an extremely dense book and TV series. Remembering all the characters names, for one thing, is a difficult task. Yet, add to that the difficulty of keeping track of fan theories and storylines that have been left to the side, well, then you have yourself a real challenge. Whilst some book readers (myself not included) have […]

10 things we want to see in the Game of Thrones prequel series

Back in January, Game of Thrones fans finally received the news we’ve been waiting to hear for so long, as HBO Programming President Casey Bloys stated that bosses would ‘be foolish not to look at‘ a Prequel series. Discussions around a Prequel/Spin Off have been taking place for the past few years now. However, as we […]

7 Minor Characters we’d love to bring back for Game of Thrones season 7

The build up to Jon Snow’s resurrection in  Season 6 was unlike anything Game of Thrones had seen before. The series went from being the most successful TV show in the world, to a social phenomenon. Everyone, everywhere, was suddenly obsessed with one question, and only one. Is Jon Snow alive? Though other elements of Season […]

Great Houses of Westeros: Where they were and where they are now

This post was inspired by the best Christmas present any Game of Thrones fan could ask for: Game of Thrones RISK (special edition). With seven Great Houses to choose from, GOT risk transports you back to the War of the Five Kings. (If RISK is unknown to you, I suggest you check out this link!) Defending […]

10 Reunions we want to see from Game of Thrones Season 7

In recent weeks, the hype around Game of Thrones Season 7 has been consistently building. The teaser promo released by HBO and the recently leaked photos of a new set in Spain have only added to the excitement. Coming into Christmas, and winter, I don’t know how I’ll be able to manage the long wait to Season […]

7 “Revenge Moments” we want to see in Game of Thrones Season 7

With filming currently underway for Game of Thrones Season 7, it’s as good a time as any to run through our most-wanted revenge moments for the upcoming installment. In Season 6 we received some fantastic and long-awaited revenge: Arya’s murder of Walder Frey, Ramsey being eaten alive by his own hounds, the wildfire explosion, which […]

Game of Thrones episode 9s – Ranked worst to best

With the news that Seasons 7 and 8 of Game of Thrones will be shorter than previous seasons, it is time to say a final goodbye to the much-anticipated Episode 9. Throughout Game of Thrones, Episode 9s have given us some of the most iconic moments in the series. Yet, now that showrunners David Benioff and D.B. […]

5 Minor ‘what-might’ve-been’ moments from Game of Thrones that you’ve probably forgotten all about

It’s late November, which means I’ve now started my annual ritual of re-watching Game of Thrones. Since the massacre that was the season six finale (death by fire is certainly not the purest death, Melisandre), rumors of what is to come in season seven have spread across the internet like (sorry, I couldn’t resist) wildfire. Will Jon […]
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