EPISODE 51 — WE CAN BE HEROES

In this episode we explore the heroes in ASoIaF, asking the question “What makes a hero?” and exploring the hero’s journey, themes of mentoring and subversion, and the many types of heroes we see in the story. An epic advert, the usual words, readings, and THE RETURN OF A LONG AWAITED HERO complete the episode.

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Bonus: A Quiz of Ice and Fire 22 – Quiz 22 is dRuNk

Lady Gwyn is joined by special guests Chloe from Girls Gone Canon and Haley Bowery from The Manimals for our latest Quiz of Ice and Fire bonus episode. We pose twenty two questions of ASoIaF trivia. How many can you answer?

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EPISODE 50 — VISERYS — THE BEGGAR KING

In this episode we explore Viserys Targaryen’s early life and experience as a child in the midst of Robert’s Rebellion. his exile in Essos, and the final year of his life as we’re introduced to him in AGoT and follow his decline all the way to Vaes Dothrak. An analysis of his role in the greater story plus the usual readings and an unusual advert from Essos complete the episode.

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Bonus: A Quiz of Ice and Fire 21 – ACoK Prologue

Lady Gwyn is joined by special guest Ashaya from History of Westeros podcast for our latest Quiz of Ice and Fire bonus episode. We pose fifteen questions of ASoIaF trivia. How many can you answer?

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EPISODE 49 — CRESSEN — THE MAESTER’S COLLAR

In this episode we explore Maester Cressen’s prologue from ACoK, including the function of the chapter, Cressen’s life and death, a brief history of Dragonstone, dramatic readings and an advert from Westeros, and more!

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Bonus: A Quiz of Ice and Fire 20 – AFfC Prologue

Lady Gwyn is joined by special guest Aziz from History of Westeros podcast for our latest Quiz of Ice and Fire bonus episode. We pose fifteen questions of ASoIaF trivia. How many can you answer?

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EPISODE 48 — PATE — GOLD FOR IRON

An episode all about the Pate prologue from AFfC, where we explore how news travels in the world of ASoIaF, the introduction of the brand new setting of Oldtown, identity mysteries and more!

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Bonus: A Quiz of Ice and Fire 19 – AGoT Prologue

Lady Gwyn is joined by special guest Michal Schick from Vassals of Kingsgrave podcast for our latest Quiz of Ice and Fire bonus episode. We pose fifteen questions of ASoIaF trivia. How many can you answer?

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EPISODE 47 — WILL — WE SHOULD START BACK

In this episode we go right back to the beginning of the series, analyzing the Will Prologue from AGoT and looking closely at the role of prologues in epic fantasy, the characters we meet in the chapter, the Others, the Night’s Watch, and the major themes of death and fear in ASoIaF. 

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Bonus: A Quiz of Ice and Fire 18 – Characters VI

Lady Gwyn is joined by special guest Joe Buckley from The Isle of Faces podcast for our latest Quiz of Ice and Fire bonus episode. We pose fifteen questions of ASoIaF trivia. How many can you answer?

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