“All Men Must Die”. That’s the famous and tense sentences from Game of Thrones. It actually can describe what George RR Martin sees on the series.
This week’s spotlight is on Tyrion Lannister’s life. It’s time for him to think about his fate. Episode 6 of Game of Thrones Season 4 still leaves fans questions about Tyrion’s fate. It’s dramatic. Tyrion’s speech creates particular emotion for the fans.
Mockingbird, as the Episode 7 of Game of Thrones Season 4 says to be the continuation of Sansa’s life and also Tyrion’s trial. The actor for Tyrion Lannister, Peter Dinklage, has his own reason for Tyrion to stay alive. Peter realizes that his sister, Cersei (Lena Headey), and his father, Tywin (Charles Dance), want him dead. However, he thinks Tyrion still has a chance to live because he’s a survivor. Don’t you think it’s a hint from Peter? Wait until you hear the writer’s statement.
On the same episode, fans also can see the beautiful appearance of Daenerys Targaryen who’s having a conversation with Daario Naharis.
On The Mountain and the Viper, there will be a surprise for fans. The visitors will arrive in Mole’s Town. It’s also the time for Ramsay to prove himself to his father.
The Watchers on the Wall describes other characters’ activities. Jon Snow and the Night’s Watch will meet a big challenge. On episode 10, The Children, there were some changes. Some of the characters also find difficulties. For Tyrion, he finally found the truth about his condition.
Besides all those hopes for big characters, George RR Martin states something surprising.
On talk show Conan, Martin explains that David Benioff and Dan Weiss, the showrunners, know how to keep the fans’ attention. They kill characters that are still alive in the books. The same thing happens to Martin. He adds that no-one is safe in Game of Thrones. It still occurs even though the characters are still alive in the books.
Martin adds the readers have positive assumption regarding the characters. They think because their favorite character is still alive in the book five, it means that character are also alive in the series. However, they probably face the unpleasant shock in the end.
In addition, on the same talk show, Martin also reveals his habit when he’s writing the book. He still uses DOS-based PC running Wordstar 4.0. He first used that when he started writing this series on 1991. And he keeps using it until now.
He uses that technology because there’s no automatic spelling check. And that ancient technology already fulfils his need as a writer. Automatic spelling check sometimes can make him frustrated and confused. When using the ancient technology, he doesn’t need to watch out every time you write “Winterfell” or “Daenerys Targaryen”.
Moreover, Martin actually has another PC. And that’s a modern PC. He uses that when he wants to browse the internet and other activities. Besides all the unique behaviour of George RR Martin, fans still need to see their favorite series on HBO every Sunday. Game of Thrones’ climaxes is surely spread in every episode. So make sure that you can watch game of thrones online free.