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Winterfell Festival 2018: Get a chance to meet King Robert Baratheon

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Winterfell Festival 2018: Get a chance to meet King Robert Baratheon

While Robert’s Rebellion was built on a lie as told by Bran Stark in Game of Thrones Season Seven, but this news isn’t! It is officially happening at the 2018 Winterfell Festival to be held on September 16 at Castle Ward in Northern Ireland. And, it will be hosted by Mark Addy who played Robert Baratheon in Game of Thrones. Read on.

The National Trust, which organizes this event every year, has announced this on its official site. Mark will appear as a special guest at the event and will host a Q&A session with the fans. The official announcement said:

“King Robert, played by Mark who has a central role in series one, will be making a special guest appearance at Castle Ward for Winterfell Festival.

Mark, an award-winning actor and BAFTA nominee will host two intimate Q&A sessions at the Winterfell Festival where an audience of fans will have the opportunity to ask questions and get an insight on what it is like to be part of one of the biggest televisions shows in the world.”

Winterfell Festival 2018: Get a chance to meet King Robert Baratheon

So, “Come, bow before your king” at the Winterfell Festival. The other details of the festival in the announcement include:

  • Visitors will get to see a Winterfell where tensions are high as tales of ancient peoples, once thought extinct, who can kill with a mere touch of their flesh, rattle the residents.
  • A King’s Tournament Games where full contact jousting and enthralling film-set stunts & tricks will make a spectacle fit for entertaining royalty. Sword fighting displays and falconry will add to the atmosphere, creating an unforgettable event.Winterfell Festival 2018: Get a chance to meet King Robert Baratheon
  • A walkthrough at the courtyard where Jon Snow taught archery to Bran and the clock tower – the spot where Bran Stark was pushed from the window by Jamie Lannister.
  • Head to Audley’s Castle by crossing the path of the White Walkers.
  • Experience the sights, sounds, and smells of a medieval village and watch skilled blacksmiths, silversmiths, weavers and armorers at work.
  • Armourer Boyd Rankin, who played Mikken in Game of Thrones, will showcase a selection of the swords he forged for Game of Thrones.Winterfell Festival 2018: Get a chance to meet King Robert Baratheon
  • Get to see two of the original Stark family DirewolvesGrey Wind and Summer also known as Odin and Thor in the real life.

Winterfell Festival 2018: Get a chance to meet King Robert Baratheon

While the fans will get to see the final season of Game of Thrones in 2019, this event will surely make the wait much easier. So, how many of you would like to join Mark Addy and others at this event? Tell us in the comments.







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Threezero Unveils new Game of Thrones Ser Jorah Mormont Action Figure

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Threezero Unveils new Game of Thrones Ser Jorah Mormont Action Figure

Game of Thrones always had a way with merchandising, and while the show itself is over, but the merch lives on. It’s time to return to Westeros with Threezero‘s amazing new collectible – a Jorah Mormont 1/6th scale action figure from the show. Ser Jorah Mormont has been taken from Season 8, featuring a finely-tailored outfit and high likeness to Iain Glen. Standing 12″ tall, Game of Thrones fans will be thrilled to add Jorah to their collection. For accessories, he will come with a hooded cloak, broadsword, Heartsbane, and a variety of swappable hands. With high attention to detail, weathering effect, and a great set of accessories that will look remarkable when posed with other Game of Thrones 1/6th scale figures.

Threezero has already put up pre-orders for these figures for $199.99; fans can find them located here. Be sure to check out some of the other 1/6 scale Game of Thrones figures from Threezero to build your amazing collection.

Threezero Unveils new Game of Thrones Ser Jorah Mormont Action Figure

The 1/6 scale Ser Jorah Mormont collectible figure features an authentic likeness to the character’s appearance in Season 8 of the hit HBO television series Game of Thrones as portrayed by actor Iain Glen. The series’ award-winning costuming is carefully replicated in tailored clothing with finely-detailed textures and weathering that have become the impressive foundation of threezero’s Game of Thrones collectibles line-up.

Threezero Unveils new Game of Thrones Ser Jorah Mormont Action Figure

1/6th scale Game of Thrones Ser Jorah Mormont collectible details:

  1. 12″ (30.8 cm) tall
  2. Fully-articulated figure
  3. Realistic head sculpt
  4. Tailored clothing with finely detailed textures and weathering

Funko pops also released some new figures recently on account of the Iron Anniversary. What do you think of the cool new action figure set? Tell us in the comments below!







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George R. R. Martin wishes Fans a Happy Pride Month with a concept art of Loras Tyrell

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George R. R. Martin wishes Fans a Happy Pride Month with a concept art of Loras Tyrell

Game of Thrones was a platform where real-life social issues were projected, that have been prevailing since medieval times. George R. R. Martin, the creator of the show, showed his support for the LGBTQ groups with the means of various amazing characters throughout the series. He is quite vocal about his support off-screen as well. Martin recently wished his fans all around the world on the occasion of Pride month on his official Twitter account.

Martin shared a picture of Ser Loras Tyrell, a bisexual knight from his novel. It was a concept art made by the CMON game design crew. He quoted, “Happy Pride Month, Everyone! Sir Loras in all his Rainbow Guard glory from the

@CMONGames

 Game design crew. #pride”

There were some who were trolling the veteran author. One pointed out how Martin misspelled Ser as ‘Sir‘. Martin made fun of him by calling him a social media minion.

Some others kept asking about the Winds of Winter update. Martin seemed to remain silent on the issue.

Martin was recently seen supporting Game of Thrones actress Sibel Kekilli on her quest to protect Turkish women from domestic violence. What do you think of George R. R. Martin’s Pride month post? Talk to us in the comments below!







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Jason Momoa starrer Netflix Film Sweet Girl Gets First Photos and Release Date

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Jason Momoa starrer Netflix Film Sweet Girl Gets First Photos & Release Date

Game of Thrones’ cast included a great number of actors and actresses who can be described as the most down-to-earth celebrities. Jason Momoa, who played Khal Drogo, is definitely one of them. Despite achieving great success as the superhero Aquaman, he has managed to stay true to his roots. The actor seems to enjoy checking out all the cool things the world has to offer. He will now be seen in Netflix’s upcoming action-thriller titled Sweet Girl. Netflix has finally set the release date for their new revenge based action film. The film is scheduled to make its debut on Friday, August 20.

In addition, the first official photos of Sweet Girl have also been revealed, which you can check out below. Providing us with our first look at Momoa and Isabela Merced who are portraying the father and daughter roles of Ray and Rachel Cooper.

Sweet Girl sees Jason Momoa playing a husband who vows to bring justice to those responsible for his wife’s death. While also trying to protect the only family he has left…his daughter. The film is directed by Brian Andrew Mendoza in his feature directorial debut from a script written by Gregg Hurwitz and Philip Eisner. With current revisions by Will Staples. Mendoza and Momoa previously worked together on 2018’s Braven and Netflix’s Frontier series.

Momoa is reportedly also working on the script of Aquaman 2. Are you excited about the upcoming Netflix thriller? Talk to us in the comments below!







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