Feeling a little lost with all the prequel talk of "the Age of Heroes" and other Westeros history? Have no idea who Lann the Clever is? Why does that Stark sigil we glimpsed from the set look different? Not to worry -- school is in session! The Night's Cast is your visiting maester for a couple of episodes we're calling Summer School at the Citadel, in which we dive into any and all Westeros (and some Essos) history that might be relevant to the upcoming spinoff. This week, join Vanessa, Petra and Samantha for lesson number one on the Dawn Age, early Starks and more.
Con of Thrones 2019 - The Mountain And The Hound
Get hype for the brothers Clegane, and examine their dysfunctional family dynamic and brutal rivalry. Was the conclusion to their longstanding grudge inevitable, or could it have been avoided? Was it satisfying, or do Ser Gregor and his little brother deserve so much more? Featuring Axechucker and Oz of Watchers on the Wall, Sean Pink of History of Westeros, and Jason Concepcion and Mallory Rubin of Binge Mode.
Con of Thrones 2019 - Winters Lady: The Past, Present And Future Of Women In The North
Alys Karstark and Meera Reed, Sansa Stark and Dacey Mormont. From Bear Island to White Harbor, the North is comprised of some of the most badass ladies in ASOIAF. Join Britt of Scavenger Squad Cosplay and Samantha of Watchers on the Wall as they celebrate the Northern ladies of the past, present and future!
Con of Thrones 2019 - Early Valyrians
The Targaryens are the most well-known inhabitants of Valyria to settle in Westeros, but they're not the only ones. House Velaryon and House Celtigar also left the ancient city across the sea and headed west. Let's explore these great and oft-forgotten houses of Valyria. Featuring Samantha of Watchers on the Wall, John (Hamfast42), Laura (MissMatchedEyes) and Toemas Pappas.
Con of Thrones 2019 - The Red Wedding Phenomenon
One of the most shocking scenes in television history, the Red Wedding, became a pop culture phenomenon. Relive the wildest reactions with fellow fans and discuss why it had such a lasting impact on us all. Featuring Axechucker and Bex from Watchers on the Wall, Samantha Adolfo and Lindsey Romain.