Game of Thrones

How to celebrate the ‘Game of Thrones’ final season premiere in Boston

After the last season wrapped in late 2017, fans of HBO’s beloved “Game of Thrones” were forced to wait well over a year for its return. However, the final season is here, mere days away. It may be spring, but winter is coming on April 14 at 9 p.m. on HBO. With brunches, trivia nights and a...

Thursday, April 11, 2019 - 3:34pm

Game of Thrones star Miltos Yerolemou hits the stage in Philly

There have been many renditions of William Shakespeare's A Midsummer Night's Dream, but none quite like Benjamin Britten's version. Game of Thrones actor Miltos Yerolemou, who plays Puck in the show, will be hitting the stage in the City of Brotherly Love for the production just in time for Philly...

Wednesday, February 6, 2019 - 9:53am

5 fun things to do in Philly this week

Looking for some fun and unique things to do in Philly this week? We've got you covered. Test your Game of Thrones knowledge, learn how to cook creole style and more  Here are 5 fun things to do in Philly this week.  5 fun things to do in Philly this week.  Whitney Cummings...

Sunday, January 27, 2019 - 12:48pm

12 fun things to do in Boston this weekend

Thankfully this weekend is shaping up to be a bit warmer than last week, which means it's the perfect time to get out there and experience the best of the city. If you need some recommendations, we've got you covered. From food fests to bar crawls, here are the best things to do in Boston...

Wednesday, January 23, 2019 - 3:52pm

'Game of Thrones' premiere recap: So much mansplaining

And we’re back in Westeros. After a really long time, “Game of Thrones” has returned, and things are heating up. Well, not literally. Winter is here, so things are getting colder, but you get the gist. The premiere mostly does the work of laying the groundwork of the season to...

Friday, January 18, 2019 - 3:40pm

When is the Game of Thrones season 8 release date? HBO finally clues fans in

After toying with fans for the past few months, HBO has finally revealed the Game of Thrones season 8 release date. This means that audiences are about to find out if the loose alliance of surviving Starks and Lannisters will be able to repel the Night King and his army of White Walkers. Then again...

Monday, January 14, 2019 - 10:11am

Winter is here: Game of Thrones-inspired pop-up bar returns to Boston

2019 is shaping up to be a great year for Game of Thrones fans. Not only is the eighth and final season set to premiere on HBO this spring, but a pop-up Game of Thrones bar will once again set up shop in Boston, just in time for winter's arrival. After a successful debut in 2018, The...

Tuesday, January 8, 2019 - 11:49am

Aidan Gillen talks Project Blue Book and digging into UFO popular culture

Quick, name a TV show that has (or had) a massive dedicated following of fans. Chances are you picked Game of Thrones, which will air its highly anticipated final season in April. But if you picked The X-Files, you would be just as correct since the paranormal police procedural has remained popular...

Monday, January 7, 2019 - 4:26pm

Trump displays Game of Thrones-style poster at Cabinet meeting; Twitter reacts

President Trump held a Cabinet meeting for TV cameras on Wednesday afternoon, but it was a curious prop got the most reaction on Twitter. Spread out on the table in front of Trump was what appeared to be a poster-sized printout of a meme he tweeted a few months ago: A takeoff on Game of Thrones...

Wednesday, January 2, 2019 - 6:35pm

Everything we know about GoT season 8

Winter is here, and if you recall from the Game of Thrones season 7 finale, there's little anyone can do to stop it. As we gear up for GoT season 8, there are so many questions left unanswered, and anticipation is heavy on our hearts. The season 7 finale set up plenty of drama for the last and...

Friday, December 7, 2018 - 4:27pm

8 perfect Game of Thrones holiday gifts for your Westeros obsessed loved one

Winter is no longer coming, it's here and that means it's time to find the perfect gift for your loved ones. If you have a Game of Thrones obsessed partner, sibling, parent, friend, co-worker or whoever, we have got the gift guide for you. Here are all of best gift ideas for any White-...

Wednesday, December 5, 2018 - 2:00pm

The Strongest Man in the World Hafthor Bjornsson is going up against Krazy Glue in an insane challenge

Krazy Glue is so confident in being the strongest glue the world has ever seen, it challenged the Strongest Man in the World (who also happens to play The Mountain on Game of Thrones) Hafthor Bjornsson to see who's stronger. Both Krazy Glue and Bjornsson posted a call to action to their social...

Tuesday, December 4, 2018 - 9:40am

Game of Thrones MetroCards are coming to Grand Central Station

Attention New Yorkers and fellow GoT fans: first-time, limited-edition Game of Thrones MetroCards are coming to Grand Central Station on Tuesday, December 4. Each will include the season 8 #ForTheThrone campaign slogan meant to get us ready for this final chapter hitting TV screens in April 2019...

Tuesday, December 4, 2018 - 8:41am

Gear up for GoT season 8 with Game of Thrones Monopoly

Westeros just got real. HBO and Hasbro have teamed up to create a collector's edition Game of Thrones Monopoly hitting stores at the start of the new year. The GoT game is meant for two to six adult players and is inspired entirely by the Seven Kingdoms and the chaos that ensues between them...

Tuesday, November 27, 2018 - 4:19pm

Prepare for GoT season 8 with this Game of Thrones whisky

Perhaps you've played GoT drinking games before. Take a shot every time someone dies. Knock back a spiked seltzer every third curse word. (All while drinking responsibly, of course.) And, maybe you're using one of the few Game of Thrones drinks now on the market. Brewery Ommegang, for...

Monday, November 19, 2018 - 8:28pm

Watch the first official teaser trailer for GoT season 8

We still have to wait until next year for the epic conclusion to GoT. But, a standalone Game of Thrones season 8 trailer (though more of a teaser, we admit) has finally been released. And, it's all about the throne. Everything GoT fans do, we do for the throne. We stay up late watching reruns...

Tuesday, November 13, 2018 - 1:16pm

Everything we know about the Game of Thrones prequel so far

Talk of a Game of Thrones prequel (or five, rather) started last spring. Now, fans will be happy to know that HBO's first Game of Thrones prequel will reportedly kick off filming in Ireland by February 2019. The pilot was ordered back in June.  This is good news considering rumors of...

Friday, November 2, 2018 - 5:07pm

Westeros wannabes: check out this Game of Thrones bag collection from Danielle Nicole

Although we have to wait until 2019 for the final chapter of GoT, there's a lot to look forward to. Northern Ireland is getting some thrilling GoT tourist attractions. Also, there's a series music album in the works. And, we can gear up for next season's inevitably bloody...

Monday, October 29, 2018 - 9:23pm

GoT tourist attractions are coming to Northern Ireland because Westeros is forever

Filming for Game of Thrones is over, and so commences our wait until next year's season 8 premiere. Though GoT armorer and weapons specialist Natalia Lee told Metro this spring "anyone and everyone can die" in this final chapter, fans will be able to walk among the...

Tuesday, September 25, 2018 - 5:35pm

Don't ask Ramin Djawadi about Game of Thrones spoilers

Winter is coming to the northeast, as the Game of Thrones live concert experience rolls into to Worcester and other spots along the east coast this fall. The upcoming shows come as the hit HBO series enters its final season, which is set to air in 2019. We caught up with Berklee alum and composer...

Thursday, September 20, 2018 - 11:20am