Game of Thrones 6.08 “No One” Top 5

Season 5, Episode 8: Hardhome. Season 4, Episode 8: The Mountain & The Viper. These are the quality episodes we’ve come to expect this late in the season. “No One” was set up for a spectacular show down and convergence of great story lines, but we were left with a piecemeal episode of off-screen deaths and unsatisfying realizations. The season continued to push characters in certain directions but the week’s worth of anticipation was unfulfilled by the longest Game of Thrones episode to date. Jump below and we’ll quickly cover…

Game of Thrones 6.05 “The Door” Top 5

We’ve made it halfway through 6th season. “The Door” makes 5 episodes down and their stories are falling in place and making progression. Throughout this series, we’ve been introduced to pain, sorrow, hate, revenge, disbelief and sadness. You’re left with one, possibly more, of those feelings when the credits role. “The Door” fired on all cylinders this week as Season 6 started to make moves and we start to see our heroes move their pieces in The Game of Thrones .  As they’ve always said, when you play The Game…

Game of Thrones 6.03 “Oathbreaker” Top 5

Episode 2 was such a good showing it’s hard to imagine episode 3 being able to outdo its predecessor. The shock value of “Oathbreaker” was low but it had a lot of fallout to deal with from the previous episode while still pushing the story forward. The end of the series looms with only a handful of seasons left, and as I mentioned last week, Game of Thrones is moving pieces of the chess board quickly and efficiently. Episode 3 still delivered some exciting moments and easily executed some of the best…