History of Westeros (Game of Thrones)

History of Westeros (Game of Thrones) Podcast

Come obsess over A Song of Ice and Fire and Game of Thrones with us! Our show is an enthusiastic and heavily-detailed look at the past, present and future of Westeros and the realms beyond.

Fire & Blood: Faceless Men & The Iron Bank
From the livestream on Tues July 2nd. Since it's been fairly well established that GRRM is, in part, using F&B to set the table for future ASOIAF events, and given that the Faceless Man and Iron Bank are mentioned quite a bit in the book... then we should pay attention!   For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy...

Valar Rereadis: AGOT - Part 5 of 11
Chapters included:Daenerys III - The One where Dany Makes Viserys Walk aka the Gang Hits the Dothraki Sea (2:15)Bran IV - The One with Old Nan’s Stories aka the Gang Discusses Bran's Saddle (24:11)Eddard V - The One with The Ponderous Tome aka the Gang Listens to a Shady Maester (50:20)Jon IV - The Gang Meets Sam aka the One Where Jon Starts Leading (1:06:09)Eddard VI - The Gang Meets Gendry aka the One Where Ned Goes to the Armorer (1:22:48)Catelyn V - The One where She Captures Tyrion aka the Gang at the ...

A Blood Moon in the Long Night
Blood Moon is the unofficial title for the GoT Prequel show on HBO. In this episode (streamed on Jun 22nd 2019) we discuss everything we know about the show so far! White Walkers? Essos? First Men? Children of the Forest? Ancient house founders? Yes!Featuring Sean of House Beard. For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy...


Valar Rereadis: AGOT - Part 4 of 11
Includes: Bran's coma dreams, Mycah & Lady's deaths, Tyrion & Jon's friendship, first appearance of Jeor Mormont (and his raven), Varys, Littlefinger, Maester Aemon. For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy...

Anything Goes Q&A #2
From the Q&A session on June 4th! For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy...

Valar Rereadis: AGOT - Part 3 of 11
The re-read continues!Tyrion IJon IIDaenerys IIEddard IITyrion IICatelyn IIISansa I For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy...


Valar Rereadis: AGOT - Part 2 of 11
Chapters covered: Catelyn I, Daenerys I, Eddard I, Jon I, Catelyn II, Arya I, Bran II. Flick Invite Link (PHONE ONLY): https://bit.ly/2WoAG92 For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy...

Valar Rereadis: AGOT - Part 1 of 11
We should start back! The beginning of our full re-read series.Chapters covered:PrologueBran IFlick Invite Link (PHONE ONLY): https://bit.ly/2WoAG92 For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy...

The Valar Rereadis Project & Intelligent Speech Conf.
Aziz has some announcements about our (busy) plans going forward!https://Intelligentspeechconference.com Flick Invite Link (PHONE ONLY): https://bit.ly/2WoAG92 https://www.patreon.com/historyofwesteros For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy...


Game of Thrones: S8E6 - Book to Show
Edited audio from the livestream on May 22nd, 2019. Ser Buckley, Lady Gwyn and Aziz have a lot to say about the Iron Throne, Daenerys, fear vs. love, King Bran, the Dothraki and so much more. A lot of this will be seeds for future more in-depth episodes.  For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy...

Game of Thrones: S8E6 - Show Only Review
Edited audio from the livestream on May 20th, 2019. Sean, Aziz & Ashaya discuss the last episode! For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy...

Game of Thrones: S8E6 - Predictions & Theories
Edited audio from the livestream on May 18th, 2019. What could possibly happen in the FINAL episode? That and more... The Thrones Effect: https://amzn.to/2YwBaKDFlick Invite Link (PHONE ONLY): https://bit.ly/2WoAG92 For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy...


Game of Thrones: S8E5 - Book to Show
Edited audio from the livestream on May 15, 2019. Lady Gwyn, Ser Buckley and Aziz discuss "The Bells", a massively pivotal episode. Joe Buckley: @SerBuckley; https://isleoffaces.podbean.com and http://thegrindstone.co.uk. Sudio Headphones: https://bit.ly/2YhYGek (code WESTEROS15) The Thrones Effect: https://amzn.to/2YwBaKD Flick Invite Link (PHONE ONLY): https://bit.ly/2WoAG92  For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy...

Game of Thrones: S8E5 - Show Only Review
Edited audio from the livestream on May 14th, 2019. Sean, Aziz and Ashaya ring The Bells. For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy...

Game of Thrones: S8E5 - Predictions & Theories
Edited audio from the livestream on May 11th, 2019. Sean, Aziz and Ashaya try to predict the upcoming battle and who might sit the throne, if there is one, in the end. Flick Invite Link: https://bit.ly/2WoAG92 For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy...


Game of Thrones: S8E4 - Book to Show
Edited audio from the livestream on May 8th, 2019. Aziz, Lady Gwyn and Joe Buckley discuss The Last of the Starks.Joe Buckley: @SerBuckley; https://isleoffaces.podbean.com and http://thegrindstone.co.uk Sudio Headphones: https://bit.ly/2YhYGek (code WESTEROS15) Flick Invite Link (PHONE ONLY): https://bit.ly/2WoAG92 For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy...

Game of Thrones: S8E4 - Show Only Review
Edited audio from the livestream on May 7th 2019. A discussion of The Last of the Starks. Join us on Flick at (phone only): https://bit.ly/2WoAG92 For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy...

Game of Thrones: S8E4 - Predictions & Theories
Edited audio from the livestream on May 4th, 2019. Sean and Aziz review the trailers and interviews, answer questions and talk about what's next. For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy...


Winning Westeros w/Max Brooks and ML Cavanaugh
Max Brooks is the author of World War Z, ML Cavanaugh is co-Founder of the Modern War Institute. With several other authors, they combined to write an excellent book due out in July. We had a fantastic discussion that involved Ned Stark, Mycah the Butcher's Boy, the responsibilities of leadership, climate change, refugees, dragons, and so much more. The book can be pre-ordered here: https://amzn.to/2PTey4h For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy...

Game of Thrones: S8E3 - Book to Show
Edited audio from the livestream on May 1st 2019. Ashaya, Aziz and Lady Gwyn discuss the Long Night! For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy...

Game of Thrones: S8E3 - Show Only Review
Lightly Edited audio from the livestream on April 29th 2019. Sean and Aziz discuss the epic Battle of Winterfell. We break the episode into two halves, basically. The first half is almost all praise and gratitude, the second half is criticism and venting. For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy...


Game of Thrones: How the Game Ends (w/LmL)
Burning trees, the birth of the Night King, and how to defeat him! w/Lucifer Means Lightbringer For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy...

Game of Thrones: S8E2 - Book to Show
Edited audio from the livestream on April 24th 2019. Ashaya, Aziz and Lady Gwyn are joined by Joanna Robinson to discuss A Knight of the Seven Kingdoms! For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy...

Game of Thrones: S8E2 - Show Only Review
Edited audio from the livestream on April 22nd 2019. Sean and Aziz talk about what's going down as one of the greatest episodes ever! For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy...


Game of Thrones: S8E2 - Predictions & Theories
Edited audio from the Livestream on April 20th 2019. Sean and Aziz look at the trailers and stills to predict what's coming in Episode 2! For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy...

Game of Thrones: S8E1 - Book to Show
Edited audio from the livestream on Weds April 17th 2019. Ashaya, Aziz and Lady Gwyn of Radio Westeros discuss the first episode and its many implications for ASOIAF! For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy...

Game of Thrones: S8E1 - Show Only Review
Edited audio from the livestream on April 14th 2019. Sean and Aziz discuss the first episode of the final season! For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy...


Fire & Blood: The Sea Snake
Edited audio from the livestream on April 2nd 2019. With guest LmL and the artwork of Drafturgy (@drafturgy on Twitter and Instagram), we discuss the voyages of the Sea Snake and his early life. Nefer, Ib, Asshai, Hardhome, the Thousand Islands, The Isle of Elephants... So much worldbuilding! For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy...


The Three-Eyed Bloodraven
A deep dive into the life of Brynden Rivers beginning from the point at which he took the Black. Was he a ranger? What did he and Maester Aemon talk about? Who is Coldhands? and more! For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy...

Parallel Lives
Edited audio from the Parallel Livestream on March 19th 2019. Character parallels, so many character parallels! For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy...

Fire & Blood: Alys Rivers, Witch Queen of Harrenhal
Edited audio from the livestream on March 12th 2019. Shakespeare of Thrones and JoeMagician join Aziz and Ashaya to discuss a unique character in ASOIAF history whose story involves major endgame parallels. Who was she? What happened to her and her son and dragon? Includes House Strong history and lore, parallels to Melisandre and others. For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy...


Season 8 Trailer Breakdown
Edited audio from the Season 8 Trailer Livestream. Sean of House Beard and Lady Gwyn of Radio Westeros join Aziz for some frame by frame breakdown excitement! For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy...

Fire & Blood: Aegon III is Jon Snow
Edited audio from the livestream on March 5th 2019. Aziz goes through the life of Aegon III, which is filled with an enormous number of parallels to Jon Snow. It can tell us a lot about what's coming for him... For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy...

Fire & Blood: Oakenfist
Edited audio from the livestream on Feb 26th 2019. The life of Alyn Velaryon, adventurer, diplomat, commander, would-be dragontamer, hero, savior... All before he was 21! For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy...


Fire & Blood: The Hour of the Wolf
Edited audio from the livestream on Feb 19th 2019. Ashaya and Aziz were joined by Nina Friel (goodqueenaly.tumblr.com) to discuss the Pact of Ice and Fire, the False Dawn, the Hour of the Wolf and quite a few parallels. GoT board game survey link: https://goo.gl/forms/NsxeiaGoi1v2lt6p2 For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy...

Fire & Blood: Dragons
Edited audio from the livestream on Feb 12th 2019. Ashaya and Aziz betray humanity to take the side of the firebreathing reptiles! Shame. Shame. For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy...

Anything Goes Q&A
Edited audio from the livestream on Feb 5th, 2019. Ashaya and Aziz answer a wide variety of questions from TWOW to Season 8 to Fire and Blood to pineapple on pizza... And at the end? There are cats. For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy...


Fire & Blood: Queens & Lions & Dragons
Edited audio from the livestream on Jan 29th 2019. Guests are Eliana (Girls Gone Canon, Maester Monthly) and Michal Schick (Vassals of Kingsgrave, Hypable, HoW voices). We take a very deep character dive into Alyssa Velaryon, Alyssa Targaryen, and Rhaena Targaryen. There are a lot of parallels to Cersei, Catelyn, plus a discussion of Tyrion Targaryen! For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy...

Fire & Blood: The Shivers & The Winter Fever
Edited audio from the livestream on Jan 22nd 2019. With guests JoeMagician and InDeepGeek, we discuss the many possibilities for disease and winter in ASOIAF. A chilling chat, to be sure. For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy...

Fire & Blood: The New Old Tower of Joy
Edited audio from the livestream on Jan 15, 2019. With guests Steven Attewell and Lady Gwyn, we discuss Jaehaerys & Alysanne's version of the Tower of Joy, full of clues for the ASOIAF version. We also talk about the Golden Wedding, the War for the White Cloaks, Rogar Baratheon, and quite a lot about Young Griff. For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy...


Fire & Blood: Sun Chaser
Edited audio for the livestream on 1/8/19. Ash and Aziz are joined by LmL (Mythical Astronomy of Ice and Fire, Between2Weirwoods) to discuss Elissa Farman's quest to go West of Westeros! For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy...

Fire & Blood: The Ascension of Jaehaerys & Alysanne
Edited audio from the livestream on New Year's Day 2019. Guests are Lady Gwyn of Radio Westeros and Chloe of Girls Gone Canon. We discuss Aegon the Uncrowned, succession issues, the rich Sansa/Alysanne parallels, the Targaryen family tree retcon, Jon's "real" name, and quite a bit more! For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy...

Fire & Blood: Higher Mysteries
Edited audio from the livestream on Dec 12th 2018. Guests include Gemma from Secrets of the Citadel, Quinn from Ideas of Ice and Fire, and Emmett from NotACast!We discuss a variety of magic-related topics from early in the book, including Aerea Targaryen, Balerion, Maegor and Visenya and a lot more. For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy...


Fire & Blood: First Thoughts
Audio from the livestream on Dec 11th 2018. Ashaya & Aziz give their initial impressions of the new book while taking questions! For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy...

Nymeria: Part 2 - Ten Thousand Ships
GRRM's version of the Odyssey is here! We've got Brindled Men, wyverns, killer diseases, ancient cities, corsairs, dark gods. Plus characters like Daenerys, Missandei and her brothers, Victarion, Barristan Selmy and his new knights. For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy...

The Giving Stream
Edited audio from the Livestream on 10/20/18. Featuring Sean, Ashaya and Aziz. We discuss the Fire & Blood excerpt, the news about Dark Sister from GRRM, our adventures at WorldCon, DragonCon, news about future episodes and collaborations. We also gave away a signed copy of AGOT and a Fire & Suds bathbomb! So much to cover in one episode! For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy...


Nymeria: Part 1 - Mother Rhoyne
Foreshadowing for ASOIAF via the Rise & Fall of the Rhoynar! Includes: Greyscale, Darkstar, Water Wizards, the Water Gardens of Dorne, Volantis, dragons and much more. Special thanks to Michal Schick of Vassals of Kingsgrave podcast and Hypable magazine for the voices.  For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy...

Blackfyre Rebellions: Part 8 - Bloodraven 2
This one covers Bloodraven's time as Hand up to the point where he takes the Black. A full accounting of the reigns of Aerys I and Maekar, plus Aerion Brightflame, Daeron the Drunkard, Egg, Maester Aemon, Blackfyres and so much more including the discovery of the Prince That Was Promised prophecy. Big thanks to Camille Stoner and Valkyrist (who you can catch on the Vassals of Kingsgrave pod) for the voices, and to all the art contributors. For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privac...


The Five Year Gap (Con Panel Audio)
A great panel from Con of Thrones 2018, featuring Ashaya, Joe Magician, Bookshelfstud & Joanna Lannister. Why scrapping the gap was a great idea, why GRRM planned it in the first place, and how many of the characters might have turned out if he hadn't. For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy...

Why We Love: The Age of Heroes
Edited audio from the livestream on June 14th 2018. The just-announced HBO pilot set during the Age of Heroes gives us a great reason to talk about that epic era and how it might look on TV. Aziz, Ash, LuciferMeansLightbringer and JoeMagician and chat about this exciting news! For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy...


Targaryen Politics in Post-Dragon Westeros (Con Panel Audio)
Aziz, Jim McGeehin, Samantha Wallace and Steve Love discuss the paradigm shift in Westeros that occurred as the dragons died out. The Targaryens lost their great source of power, which necessitated many changes. Recorded live at Con of Thrones 2018. For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy...

House Manderly: Part 1 - Blood of the Merling
...a thousand years ago... We explore the double backstory of House Manderly, the ancient realm in the south where they came to be, and the ancient realm in the north where they reside and prosper now.  For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy...

Why We Love: The Animals of ASOIAF
Edited audio from our YouTube Livestream on March 30th, 2018. We discuss some of the best animal moments in the books, some of which have surprising implications. We had a lot of guests for this one, Lady Gwyn (Radio Westeros), Haley Bowery (The Manimals & DrinkingGOT), Chloe Ketchum (Drunk ASOIAF History, Ice & Fire Con) & Tara Lynne (The Geekiary, Ice & Fire Con). For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy...


Hail the Conquering Hero (Con Panel Audio)
Bonus content! From Con of Thrones 2017 in Nashville, a recording of a panel with Aziz and Jim McGeehin of "Wars and Politics of Ice and Fire" blog and the "To Wage War" podcast. Note: this is an audio-only episode, there is no video recording or post to YouTube. For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy...

Blackfyre Rebellions: Part 7 - Bloodraven
A long time coming, the first of three! From his birth to the death of Daeron II in 209.   For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy...

History on Blood and Fire
A special episode! This is a collaboration with Daniele Bolelli of the History on Fire podcast. We chat about a wide variety of real world historical influences on A Game of Thrones and A Song of Ice and Fire. For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy...


Aziz vs. AGOT Prologue
Originally posted to Patrons/Donors-only over a year ago, now available to all! The actual factual first chapter of the series. For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy...

Aziz's Nameday Livestream AMA
Edited audio from the Nameday stream on Nov 25th 2017. A large variety of questions were asked and answered, most of them non-ASOIAF/GoT, so this one's different! For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy...

The Crypts of Winterfell
Explore the dark and ancient past of House Stark and Winterfell. The statues, the history, the dreams, Bael the Bard, skinchangers, direwolves, dragons, the fires of the earth and so much more. For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy...


Sons of the Dragon Reaction Chat
Ashaya and Aziz are joined by BryndenBFish and LmL to discuss the just released Sons of the Dragon. This chat happened live on 10/17/17. For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy...

Blackfish
The past, present, and possible futures of Ser Brynden Tully of Riverrun, Knight of the Gate and famous throughout Westeros, called Blackfish. For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy...

And Now His Watch... Begins?!
Edited audio from our livestream on Fri Sept 29th 2017, featuring special guest Todd Robert Anderson of FXX's show You're the Worst (also Ray Donovan, Weeds, Angie Tribeca, Film Pigs and more). We try to convince him to watch Game of Thrones while asking him about how large it looms in Hollywood, and ask him about his own experiences as an actor. We also re-live some of our favorite moments from Todd's character Vernon on You're the Worst. For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privac...


Game of Thrones: S8 - The Kingslayer Goes North (w/Joanna Robinson)
We discussed all the possibilities we could imagine for Jaime in the North. Ashaya, Sean and Aziz with special guest Joanna Robinson of Storm of Spoilers podcast and Vanity Fair magazine. For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy...

Lovecraftian Leanings of ASOIAF (Con Panel Audio)
This audio comes from Con of Thrones 2017, where Aziz and Emmett Booth (PoorQuentyn) held a panel on how HP Lovecraft has influenced ASOIAF. Some of the audience questions were inaudible so we cut ahead to the answers after a brief pause, in some places. For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy...

Game of Thrones: S7 Book to Show Wrap-Up
Sean, Aziz, Lady Gwyn, yolkboy, Zack Luye and Michal Schick break down season 7 in this super long and fun episode! For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy...


Game of Thrones: S7E07 - Book to Show
Our finale review with Radio Westeros! We kept all the questions in this time so it's extra long. To see the images go to historyofwesteros.com and click the RSS feed link, or use the free acast podcast player. For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy...

Game of Thrones: S7E07 - Show Only Review
A hugely fun recording of our review of "The Dragon and the Wolf". Most of our finale livestream is here, while many of the questions and answers are posted on Patreon. For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy...


Game of Thrones: S7E07 - Predictions & Theories
w/special guest LML! Check the RSS feed at www.historyofwesteros.com or use the free acast podcast player if you'd like to see the images associated with this episode. For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy...

Game of Thrones: S7E06 - Book to Show
Dragonglass! Ice Dragons! That and more as Radio Westeros returns. To see the images associated with this episode go to historyofwesteros.com or use the free acast podcast player. For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy...


Game of Thrones: S7E06 - Predictions & Theories
We remain leak free, but take a close look at the trailers while taking some fun questions. As usual, the images can be seen on our website or through the free acast podcast player. For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy...

Game of Thrones: S7E05 - Book to Show
Don't Eastwatch, Eastlisten. With Radio Westeros as usual! To see the images associated with this episode, download the free acast player or go to historyofwesteros.com For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy...

Game of Thrones: S7E05 - Show Only Review
Reunionbowl is on! To see the images associated with this episode, use the free acast podcast player or go to historyofwesteros.com and select the episode from the RSS feed on the right. For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy...


Game of Thrones: S7E05 - Predictions & Theories
Edited audio for Saturday August 12th's livestream with Sean and Aziz! To see the images associated with this episode, download it from the free acast player, or go to historyofwesteros.com and click on the episode in the RSS feed. For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy...

Game of Thrones: S7E04 - Book to Show
The edited livestream for The Spoils of War with usual guests Radio Westeros! To see the images associated with this episode, download the free acast player from any app store, or click the RSS feed on the right hand side at www.historyofwesteros.com For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy...

Game of Thrones: S7E04 - Show Only Review
Won't someone please think of all the burning beards? To see the images associated with this live episode, download the acast player or go to historyofwesteros.com For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy...


Game of Thrones: S7E04 - Predictions & Theories
A leak free live episode to get ready for The Spoils of War! To see the images associated with this episode, download it from the acast player or visit www.historyofwesteros.com For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy...

Game of Thrones: S7E03 - Book to Show
yolkboy, Ashaya and Aziz give you justice... The Queen's Justice! To see the images associated with this episode, get the free acast player from your app store, or go to historyofwesteros.com. For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy...

Game of Thrones: S7E03 - Show Only Review
The Queen's Justice gets the full treatment. As with all of our s7 coverage, this was recorded live. To see the images associated with this episode, use the free acast player or go to historyofwesteros.com For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy...


Game of Thrones: S7E03 - Predictions & Theories
Aziz and Sean look at all available trailers and a few interviews to get a sense of what's next! Download the free acast player to see the images associated with the episode, or go to our website. www.historyofwesteros.com For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy...

Game of Thrones: S7E02 - Book to Show (PART 2)
The edited audio from our livestream discussing Stormborn on 7/25/17 w/Radio Westeros. The stream was so long that we decided to cut it in half, this is the second half. To see the images discussed in this episode, download the podcast on the free acast player, or go to historyofwesteros.com and click on the blog tab. For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy...

Game of Thrones: S7E02 - Book to Show (PART 1)
The livestream with Radio Westeros went so long (so much to say, so many good questions!) that we decided to chop it in half and post it separately, so everyone would have access to the first half sooner. For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy...


Game of Thrones: S7E02 - Show Only Review
Another fun live Q&A, this one discussing Stormborn! To see the images discussed in this episode, download the podcast on the free acast player, or go to historyofwesteros.com and click on the blog tab. For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy...

Game of Thrones: S7E01 - Book to Show
Radio Westeros joins us for another season of Book to Show comparisons! This episode was recorded live and includes some Q&A. To see the images discussed in this episode, download the podcast on the free acast player, or go to historyofwesteros.com and click on the blog tab. For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy...

Game of Thrones: S7E01 - Show Only Review
Sean and Aziz kick off the season with analysis, bad jokes and live questions! Recorded live on 7/17/17. For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy...


Pre-Season Season 7 & Con of Thrones LIVE Q&A
Sean, Aziz and Ashaya run another live Q&A full of twists... While also reporting on Con of Thrones 2017! For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy...

Live Season 7 Trailer Discussion w/Game of Owns
Hannah and Zack from Game of Owns join us for a joint episode to discuss what's being called the greatest Game of Thrones trailer to date! Sean of House Beard returns! For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy...

LIVE ASOIAF Q&A - Anything Goes
Aziz took a series of questions on Sat June 17th! The first half of this episode is spoiler-free, the 2nd half features questions that pertains to TWOW. Thanks to Zack Twamley of When Diplomacy Fails podcast for the intro! For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy...


Euron Greyjoy (TWoW Spoilers)
We are joined by special guest PoorQuentyn (poorquentyn.tumblr.com) for a deep dive into the past, present, and future of Euron Greyjoy. For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy...

The Life of Joanna Lannister
A long look at the life and times of Joanna Lannister! As the mother of Tyrion and "master" of Tywin, she's a very important character. After all, we dance on the strings of those who came before us. For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy...

Blackfyre Rebellions: Part 6 - The Golden Company
Steven Attewell returns, we discuss the 3rd and 4th Blackfyre Rebellions, the Golden Company, and a lot more Bittersteel. Find Steven at: https://racefortheironthrone.wordpress.com/ Our new show Fandomedia is at http://fandomedia.reviews For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy...


Dreams & Dreamers Q&A
Answering all the burning (and freezing) questions sent us regarding the last episode. Make sure to check out our new podcast at fandomedia.reviews For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy...

Dreams & Dreamers (mild TWoW spoilers)
An episode dedicated to all kinds of dreams, whether mundane or magical. Green dreams, wolf dreams, dragon dreams, dreams of guilt, fever dreams... Send any questions for the Q&A follow-up to westeroshistory@gmail.com For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy...

Bonus: A Hymn for Spring
Ashaya and Aziz are joined by Amin from A Podcast of Ice and Fire to discuss Tower of the Hand's A Hymn for Spring book that we all contributed to. Also in this episode, Aziz covers "The Rains of Castamere" on classical guitar. For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy...


Great Empire of the Dawn & Asshai Live Q&A Chat
Aziz is re-joined by LmL for a live discussion! We took questions prior to the episode, and several more from live commenters. The episode was recorded Sat, Oct. 22nd 2016. For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy...

The Great Empire of the Dawn
The Long Night, Azor Ahai, Strange Stone, Dragonlords, the Amethyst Empiress & ancient bloodlines. This joint episode w/Mythical Astronomy of Ice & Fire has it all! Check out LmL's show at: lucifermeanslightbringer.com For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy...

Blackfyre Rebellions: Part 5 - Bittersteel
The Blackfyre series returns! This time: the life of Aegor Rivers, aka Bittersteel. Aziz also does a Grandpa Simpson impression. For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy...


The Winds of Winter: The Forsaken
We were among the first on the planet to hear this chapter, and it's safe to say: we're taken by the "The Forsaken"! For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy...

Game of Thrones: Live S6 Book Reader Wrap Up
We're joined by Radio Westeros, Tony Teflon, Michal Schick and Lucifer Means Lightbringer to close out what's been a great Season 6. For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy...


Game of Thrones: S6E10 - Book to Show
The HoW and RW teams are back to break down the amazing S6 finale!! For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy...

Game of Thrones: S6 Book to Show LIVE Q&A
Ashaya, Aziz, Lady Gwyn and yolkboy took questions live on 6/23, and a great time was had by all. For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy...


Game of Thrones: S6E09 - Book to Show
Ashaya, Aziz, Lady Gwyn and yolkboy discuss what's possibly the most epic episode of TV ever made! For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy...

Game of Thrones: S6E09 - Show Only Review
Sean & Aziz discuss "The Battle of the Bastards" one of the most epic and ambitious episodes of TV ever filmed. For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy...

Game of Thrones: S6E08 - Book to Show
Lady Gwyn, yolkboy and Aziz discuss "No One" and take stabs at how the season might end. For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy...


Game of Thrones: S6E08 - Show Only Review
Sean and Aziz chat about "No One" while wondering how to get one of those badass Fire-catapult ships for themselves. For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy...

Game of Thrones: S6E07 - Book to Show
Lady Gwyn and Aziz break down "The Broken Man"... hey, that's repetitive! For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy...


Game of Thrones: S6E06 - Book to Show
All 4 members are back for a discussion on "Blood of My Blood". There's also a bonus chat on Balticon 50, which we all attended, and heard GRRM read a brand new chapter from TWOW. For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy...

Game of Thrones: S6E06 - Show Only Review
Aziz & Sean test out Blood of My Blood to see what type it is. We break down the visions and the return of several key characters! For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy...

Game of Thrones: Mid-Season 6 Q&A (Live!)
Sean and Aziz took questions and gave... answers! Imagine that. Season 6 has been a big hit so far, and the questions sent in are excellent as well. For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy...


Game of Thrones: S6E05 - Book to Show
Aziz and Lady Gwyn discuss The Door, an episode that has greater implications for the future (and past!) of ASOIAF than perhaps any episode to date. For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy...

Game of Thrones: S6E05 - Show Only Review (Live)
This episode was recorded live, and is as long as Longy Longerson (from Longville)... but the hype stays strong the whole time...A huge episode deserves a huge response! It's our usual "enthusiasm married to analysis" combo done live and with extra length (gotta make up for Theon and Varys somehow). For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy...

Game of Thrones: S6E04 - Book to Show
Lady Gwyn, yolkboy and Aziz analyze Book of the Stranger, looking for connections to the books, and offering a few theories... For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy...


Game of Thrones: S6E03 - Book to Show
Aziz, Lady Gwyn & yolkboy discuss Oathbreaker, focusing on ramifications for the books. None of us stab each other in the back during the recording of this episode. For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy...


Game of Thrones: S6E02 - Book to Show
Ashaya, Aziz, Lady Gwyn and yolkboy discuss Home, one of the most popular Game of Thrones episodes of all time! For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy...

Game of Thrones: S6E01 - Book to Show
Aziz and the Radio Westeros team take a look at The Red Woman, while avoiding mirrors. For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy...


Game of Thrones: S6E01 - Show Only Review
Aziz (book reader, small beard) and Sean (non-book reader, large beard) give their thoughts on The Red Woman, the first episode of Season 6. There are no book spoilers in our Show Only Reviews. (Plenty of book spoilers in our Book to Show reviews!) For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy...

Aziz vs. ADwD Epilogue
Aziz breaks down the final chapter in A Dance with Dragons! For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy...

Live Season 6 Preview Book to Show Q&A
Aziz & Ashaya are rejoined by the Radio Westeros team to take questions on the uncharted territory that is Season 6 of HBO's Game of Thrones. For book readers! For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy...


Game of Thrones Season 6: Preview & Trailer Discussion
Sean of House Beard returns to help get you excited for Season 6. He and Aziz break down the trailers and casting news while making a few predictions along the way. Make sure to leave a rating, thanks! For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy...

Asshai-by-the-Shadow
A look at this most ancient of cities, the legend of Azor Ahai, and the origin of dragons. With special guest LmL! For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy...

Dark Sister
An episode dedicated to the "career" of Dark Sister, the Valyrian steel blade of House Targaryen. Famous owners and top kills! For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy...


House Dayne: Part 2 - History and Lore
Aziz and special guest Lucifer Means Lightbringer discuss the mystical and ancient side of House Dayne. Dawn (is it Lightbringer?), Sword of the Morning (who decides?), the castles of Starfall and High Hermitage... and plenty more! For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy...

House Dayne: Part 1 - Characters
Aziz & Ashaya break down the major characters from House Dayne. Theories, background and predictions! For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy...

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House Royce (spoiler free)
Aziz delivers a sermon on House Royce, the ancient bronze clad stalwarts of the Vale. Included are connections to House Stark, Ser Waymar the ranger from the prologue, and Lord Bronze Yohn who has his hands full with Littlefinger. For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy...

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Blackfyre Rebellions: Part 4 - The Battle of Redgrass Field
Aziz is joined by guests Steven Attewell (Race for the Iron Throne) and Jim McGeehin (Wars and Politics of Ice and Fire) to recap and explain one of the largest battles in the history of Westeros. The Red Dragon vs. the Black Dragon, winner takes the Iron Throne! For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy...

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Live ASOIAF Q&A #1 - Anything Goes
Aziz & Ashaya answer questions! Some were received ahead of time, giving us a chance to prepare a bit, others we answered on the fly. YouTube contains the unedited footage, this is the edited version. For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy...

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Blackfyre Rebellions: Part 3 - Daemon Blackfyre
Aziz is joined by returning guest Steven Attewell (Race for the Iron Throne) to discuss the legendary Daemon Blackfyre. The man, the myth, the sword, the rivalries, the immense popularity. Comparisons to Robert and Renly Baratheon, Aemon the Dragonknight and more are included. The most Daemon-tastic episode of all time! For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy...

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The Shadow of Summerhall: Aerys & Rhaegar (spoilers)
This episode delves deep into Aerys, Rhaegar and other characters who were impacted by Summerhall. There's talk of how the Mad King could wreak havoc on the Seven Kingdoms even now... For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy...

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The Tragedy of Summerhall
Ashaya and Aziz delve deep into the mysteries of Summerhall. What went wrong, who caused it, prophecies, dragon eggs, death and destruction... this episode has it all. For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy...

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Game of Thrones: S5 Awards Show & S6 Casting News w/guests (TWoW spoilers)
An all-star lineup has been assembled to decide the best and worst moments of Season 5. Aziz and Ashaya are joined by Lady Gwyn and yolkboy of Radio Westeros, Tony Teflon of Teflon TV, Stefan Sasse of Nerdstream Era and Boiled Leather Audio Hour and Steve Mangiameli the FriggenItalian! For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy...

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Game of Thrones: Season 5 Show Only Q&A Wrap Up (spoiler free)
Sean and Aziz finish up season 5 by taking questions and looking at the season as a whole. No one was burned during the recording of this episode. For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy...

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Game of Thrones: S5E10 - Book to Show (TWoW spoilers)
Aziz, Lady Gwyn and yolkboy were LIVE and taking questions for this final episode of Season 5! For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy...

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Game of Thrones: S5E10 Show Only Review (spoiler free)
Shame. Shame. Shame. On you, if you miss this episode. Sean & Aziz break down the epic conclusion to Season 5. For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy...

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Game of Thrones: S5E09 - Book to Show (TWoW spoilers)
Aziz, Lady Gwyn and yolkboy discuss "the Dance of Dragons" live with listeners. For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy...

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Game of Thrones: S5E09 - Show Only Review (spoiler free)
Sean of House Beard & Aziz of House Sadface recorded this episode filled burning people live on YouTube. No one was burned during OUR filming, and it was a bit nippy! For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy...

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Game of Thrones: S5E08 - Book to Show (spoilers)
Go hard or go home, but don't go Hardhome! But do check out this review, we have quite a lot to say (shocking, we know). Aziz is joined by Radio Westeros' Lady Gwyn and yolkboy. Ice magic, Night's King, Valyrian steel... We discuss it all! For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy...

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Game of Thrones: S5E08 - Show Only Review (spoiler free)
Sean and Aziz vs the epic and awesome Hardhome! Seven hells, what an episode this was! For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy...

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Game of Thrones: S5E07 - Book to Show (spoilers)
Aziz discusses The Gift with Lady Gwyn and yolkboy of Radio Westeros. At the end of the episode, they discuss season 6 casting news and the preview for next week, for those interested and those specifically disinterested! For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy...

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The Winds of Winter: Vale Preview Chapter (mega spoilers)
Ashaya & Aziz devour this chapter as if it were a 12 foot tall lemon cake threatened by a pimply gingerlad. For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy...

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Game of Thrones: S5E07 - Show Only Review (spoiler free)
"The Gift" was quite an episode! Quite possibly the biggest episode of the season so far, with huge implications and major developments. Bring your copy of The Seven Pointed Star and watch. House Beard is represented again by Sean and his Unsullied perspectives, while Aziz steers the ship. For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy...

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Game of Thrones: S5E06 - Book to Show (spoilers)
Ashaya, Aziz & yolkboy are Unbowed, Unbent and Unbroken by Season 5, episode 6. This week features more than the usual amount of watchener questions and comments, a discussion on the controversy, and many deep parallels with the books. Some are quite unexpected... For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy...

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Game of Thrones: S5E06 - Show Only Review (spoiler free)
Sean of House Beard and Aziz of House History cannot be smelled from 5 miles away, but can they find a cock merchant? Guess again. We review this controversial episode that has both major highs and major lows. For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy...

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Game of Thrones: S5E05 - Book to Show (spoilers)
Aziz and Ashaya are joined again by yolkboy of Radio Westeros for a fun discussion of Kill the Boy. Sorry, there are no winklepickers in this episode, but there is a Strong Belwas joke. Also, there are lots of thoughts on Sansa, Ramsay, Stannis vs. Roose, Jon and Aemon, greyscale and the Doom of Valyria. For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy...

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Game of Thrones: S5E05 - Show Only Review (spoiler free)
The halfway point is here and the buildup to what's looking like what will be an epic second half is almost complete. Sean and Aziz talk Valyria, greyscale, dragons, and a new set of characters to be worried about. For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy...

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Game of Thrones: S5E04 - Book to Show (spoilers)
Sons of the Harpy is one of the most talked about episodes since the Red Wedding. Ashaya and Aziz are again joined by the Radio Westeros team to discuss a heroic death, several uprisings, and the reveal of a long awaited mystery. Also, winklepickers. For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy...

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Game of Thrones: S5E04 - Show Only Review (mild spoilers)
Warning - there is significant R+L = J chatter in this episode. If you don't know what that phrase means, you might not want to listen to the 2nd half of this podcast. The buzz around this episode seemingly makes it one of the most important to date. A ton of history, backstory, plot exposition and action are present in Sons of the Harpy and Sean and Aziz have a blast breaking it down in detail. For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy...

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Game of Thrones: S5E03 - Book to Show (spoilers)
Aziz is joined by Radio Westeros' yolkboy and Lady Gwyn for a detailed, fun discussion about High Sparrow. We pick the characters we think are most likely to die, and a surprise choice from Cersei as her Hand of the King... There's so much to talk about as always, and we're excited to share it with you! For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy...

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Game of Thrones: S5E03 - Show Only Review (spoiler free)
Sean and Aziz break down the very subtle High Sparrow. Themes of identity, service and revenge are discussed, as well as several mysteries and motivations. For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy...

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Game of Thrones: S5E02 - Book to Show (spoilers)
The early part of Season 5 continues with The House of Black & White, an episode full of spectacular scenery, clever dialogue and several developing mysteries. We are veering further into uncharted territory as the show continues to grow apart from the books. Ashaya and Aziz are joined by Lady Gwyn and yolkboy of Radio Westeros for a discussion featuring lots of predictions, comparisons to the books, and of course, bad jokes. For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy...

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Game of Thrones: S5E02 - Show Only Review (spoiler free)
Aziz and Sean discuss episode 2 of Game of Thrones, The House of Black and White. Listeners caught up on the book series can check out our Book to Show Discussion episodes as well. For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy...

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Game of Thrones: S5E01 - Book to Show (spoilers)
Ashaya returns and is joined by guest yolkboy from Radio Westeros. Season 5 is a different experience for book readers, as major divergences are expected. Here in our discussion on episode one, we compare it to the books, and note all the changes we could find. There are quite a few, some good, some not so good, and some we'll have to wait and see on... For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy...

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Game of Thrones: S5E01 - Show Only Review (spoiler free)
While so many major plots came to an end in Season 4, so many new plots are just getting started here in Season 5. Sean and Aziz are back with a no frills, high content break down for episode 1. We discuss every location and plotline featured in the episode, making sense of it all while pointing to things you might have missed... This episode is dedicated to the show, with very little mention of the books at all. For book-to-show reviews, check out our "Season 5 for Book Readers" episodes. For informati...

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Game of Thrones: Season 5 Preview & Trailer Discussion (spoiler free)
Season 5 is upon us! Sean of House Beard is still "Growing Long" and he's back with us to chat about the upcoming episodes. We analyze the trailers and every plotline, making predictions and guesses while also introducing some of the new cast and characters. This season we'll see some heavy departure from the books, so keeping track is even more important! For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy...

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Blackfyre Rebellions: Part 2 - Daeron II the Good
The son of Aegon the Unworthy had a lot to deal with after his father's deathbed decree. Guest Steven Attewell joins Aziz in discussing this monarch, and whether or not he actually deserved to be called "the Good". Special attention paid to the Great Bastards, Baelor Breakspear, and Dorne. For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy...

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The Heresies of Septon Barth
A detailed look at the life, times and works of the man who knows the most about the "higher mysteries". If you want to learn more about dragons, ravens, or why the seasons are so crazy, you do not want to miss this episode on Septon Barth. He's the leading expert in all of A Song of Ice and Fire on those topics and quite a few more! For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy...

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Blackfyre Rebellions: Part 1 - Aegon the Unworthy
This episode covers the life of Aegon IV the Unworthy, the man who fathered the Blackfyre Rebellions. A King who used the Iron Throne to serve his needs, caring little for the realm. He made life miserable for his sister Naerys and brother Aemon the Dragonknight while siring Bittersteel, Bloodraven, Shiera Seastar and Daemon Blackfyre himself. For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy...

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Religion & Magic: Part 4 - Night's King (spoilers)
This is a spoiler filled episode that discusses the legendary Night's King of the Night's Watch. For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy...

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The Doom of Valyria (mild spoilers)
A look at The Doom of Valyria, a mysterious cataclysm that destroyed what may have been the greatest civilization to ever exist. For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy...

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Book Discussion: World of Ice and Fire Overview (spoilers)
In this discussion episode, we give our first impressions of The World of Ice and Fire. We discuss all of the immediate revelations, and the latter half of the episode contains discoveries more related to the 'current events' of the series. For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy...

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The Winds of Winter: The Battle of Ice Part 3 (mega spoilers)
History of Westeros continues our series on the upcoming Battle of Ice, which will be early in The Winds of Winter! We are again joined by Jeff Hartline (BryndenBFish of Wars and Politics of Ice and Fire), who was in the first two parts as well. This is the final part of this series, and then we are on to World of Ice and Fire content! For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy...

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The Winds of Winter: The Battle of Ice Part 2 (mega spoilers)
History of Westeros continues our series on the upcoming Battle of Ice, which will be early in The Winds of Winter! We are again joined by Jeff Hartline (BryndenBFish of Wars and Politics of Ice & Fire), who was in part 1 as well. This is part two of a three part series. For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy...

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The Winds of Winter: The Battle of Ice (mega spoilers)
Ashaya and Aziz are joined by guest Jeff Hartline (Wars and Politics of ASOIAF blog) for this 3 part series on The Battle of Ice. Part 1 is dedicated to unraveling the complex political situation in the North. There are Houses with compelled loyalty secretly plotting revenge, while loyal armies face the winds of winter. Each house of note is discussed, as well as the key players. For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy...

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TV Discussion: Game of Thrones S04E10 Part 2 (spoilers)
Return to the Iron Couch for HoW's final TV discussion episode of the year. Ashaya and Aziz discuss many spoiler topics, including what we might see next season, differences from book to show and what those changes mean. After such a major episode, of course there is a lot to praise and a lot to criticize! For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy...

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TV Discussion: Game of Thrones S04E10 Part 1 (spoiler free)
Sean & Aziz analyze the final installment of season 4, a conclusion full of surprises, deaths, and surprise deaths. The longest of the season, The Children is an episode that lives up to its title in so many ways, some very subtle, some throwing fireballs. For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy...

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TV Discussion: Game of Thrones S04E09 Part 2 (spoilers)
Aziz and Ashaya's spoiler-filled discussion of S04E09. We also discuss some casting news and leaks. For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy...

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TV Discussion: Game of Thrones S04E09 Part 1 (spoiler free)
Aziz and Sean break down and analyze the exciting Watchers on the Wall, the penultimate episode of season 4. This is the most expensive Game of Thrones episode to date, and likely one of the most expensive episodes of TV ever made, period. So of course, we have plenty to say. For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy...

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TV Discussion: Game of Thrones S04E08 (spoiler free)
Ashaya, Sean, and Aziz discuss The Mountain and the Viper. Yes, both of them! Several other characters are discussed as well. There are several scenes in this episode that are enhanced by intense analysis, while others really speak for themselves. Head back to the Iron Couch for another Game of Thrones breakdown. For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy...

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TV Discussion: Game of Thrones S04E07 Part 2 (spoilers)
History of Westeros continues discussing S04E07 with a short spoiler-filled episode. The very end of the episode contains discussion of the previews for the next episode. For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy...

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TV Discussion: Game of Thrones S04E07 Part 1 (spoiler free)
History of Westeros discusses Mockingbird. This episode is spoiler free, part 2 contains our spoilery discussion. For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy...

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TV Discussion: Game of Thrones S04E06 (spoiler free)
The History of Westeros TV discussion team returns to the Iron Couch for another thorough discussion. As usual, there is discussion of spoilers and previews from next week's episode at the end of the episode. For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy...

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TV Discussion: Game of Thrones S04E05 (spoiler free)
Return to the Iron Couch with Ashaya, Sean & Aziz as they analyze S04E05, First of His Name. The major reveal is thoroughly analyzed, and there is discussion of some spoiler topics at the end of the episode, after the credits. There are several more of Sean's unspoiled predictions as well as discussion of some things you might have missed... For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy...

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TV Discussion: Game of Thrones S04E04 Part 2 (spoilers)
With all the new information, several theories need addressing. This companion episode allows us to talk spoilers apart from the normal book spoiler-free TV discussions. For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy...

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TV Discussion: Game of Thrones S04E04 (spoiler free)
A groundbreaking episode that left show viewers and book readers alike scratching their heads. If you want to make some sense of what the heck you just saw, you've come to the right place. For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy...

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TV Discussion: Game of Thrones S04E03 (spoiler free)
Aziz and Sean break down the transitional and controversial episode 3 of Game of Thrones season 4. The discussion revolves around power dynamics, likable characters doing unlikable things, and how initial reactions can evolve quite a bit after gaining some perspective. As always, we illuminate the backstory and explain the subtleties, keeping you prepared for the next episode and beyond! For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy...

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TV Discussion: Game of Thrones S04E02 (spoiler free)
Ashaya and Aziz are again joined by Sean Pink, aka Sean of House Beard. Sean's Unsullied (hasn't read the books) opinions are a great contrast to our thorough book knowledge. As with the last episode, we spend a few minutes after the credits discussing spoilers. So if you've already read the books, stick around for that! For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy...

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TV Discussion: Game of Thrones S04E01 (spoiler free)
Aziz and Ashaya are joined by Sean, an Unsullied show viewer who has many interesting opinions to share. He was also in our Red Wedding episode! The last five minutes or so of the episode contain spoilers for the books and The Winds of Winter For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy...

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Religion & Magic: Part 3 - Weirwood Tour (spoilers)
The episode features themes of blood and ancestry, as weirwoods tend to be inextricably tied to the surrounding area, both physically and culturally. Given the broad scope of this topic, quite a variety of related subjects come up. Heart tree-murdering Melisandre makes an appearance or two, the Wall is discussed as well as several members of House Stark and some very out of the way places you�¢??ve barely heard of. We go from Beyond the Wall to the far south, considering not just where the weirwoods ar...

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The Winds of Winter: Mercy Preview Chapter (mega-spoilers)
Ashaya and Aziz analyze an amazing new chapter as of 3.26.14, one that is both dark and satisfying. Spoilers abound. For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy...

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Religion & Magic: Part 2 - Weirwoods (spoilers)
A deep look into the bloody eyes and mouths of the Heart Trees. Are the trees a conduit of the Old Gods or are the trees themselves the Old Gods? Bran's chapters give us endless clues, but there are also hidden references elsewhere. We bring it all together and break it all down. For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy...

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Religion & Magic: Part 1 - The Comet (spoilers)
History of Westeros new series on Religion & Magic kicks off with the great comet, a sign interpreted by many and seen by all. Was it sent by the gods or is it a sign that magic and dragons have returned? Whatever the meaning, there will be blood and fire. Ashaya and Aziz give an overview of what to expect in the series while asking a bunch of tough questions. Particular attention is paid to parallels between various supernatural elements found throughout the books. For information regarding your data priv...

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The Hellhorn (spoilers)
Ashaya & Aziz use some very mild TWoW spoilers to get at a full description of Dragonbinder, the horn with Valyrian glyphs that sounds like hell but can supposedly control dragons. No mortal man shall sound it and live. For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy...

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The Winds of Winter: The Battle of Fire (mega-spoilers)
Ashaya & Aziz go deep into unreleased material from tWoW! A huge battle is about to occur where several POV characters have converged. We break down the relevant spoiler chapters while detailing each of the participants' motivations and expectations for the conflict. Theories, predictions and plenty of action from the battle itself! To donate to History of Westeros podcast: http://bit.ly/1cA7FdN For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy...

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The Wit & Wisdom of Stannis Baratheon (spoilers)
Ashaya and Aziz delve into the humor and background of Stannis Baratheon, our pick for the funniest character in the series. Listening to this episode will not cause the loss of any fingertips, and we will swear to that, but we cannot be held responsible for any shadow-baby related mishaps. For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy...

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The Isle of Skagos (spoilers)
Ashaya and Aziz discuss the infamous and mysterious island of Skagos. The Stoneborn are perhaps the most ancient and isolated human culture in Westeros. Through the Skagosi we see glimpses of what the North was like eons ago. Along the way there is discussion of cannibals, unicorns, 'dead things in the water', and a certain young Stark boy. For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy...

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Plots: The Riverlands Part 3 (spoilers)
Ashaya and Aziz wrap up the Riverlands series and discuss what's happening through A Dance With Dragons. For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy...

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History: The Riverlands Part 2 (spoiler free)
Steve and Aziz continue their analysis with part 2 of the History of the Riverlands. This episode covers the time period starting just after Aegon's Conquest and ending with the Red Wedding. Steve's final episode as a host. For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy...

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Game of Thrones: The Red Wedding (spoiler free)
This week, Aziz and Steve are joined by Ashaya and TV viewer Sean Pink to discuss (and decompress a bit) the episode "Rains of Castamere" (S3, Episode 9). For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy...

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History: The Riverlands Part 1 (spoiler free)
A discussion about the families, geography and important events that helped shape the Riverlands. Focusing mainly on the distant past. For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy...

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History: The Kingsguard (spoiler free)
Aziz, Ashaya and Steve discuss the history and intricacies of the noble Kingsguard! For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy...

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Plots: Varys & Illyrio Part 2 (spoilers)
Aziz, Steve and Ashaya explain what Varys & Illyrio are up to through the end of A Dance With Dragons. For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy...

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History: Varys & Illyrio Part 1 (spoiler free)
Aziz, Steve and Ashaya go in depth on Illyrio Mopatis and Varys the eunuch, discussing their relationship while delving into some of their early plots. For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy...

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History: Clegane, Payne, Cassel, Mormont, Tarly (spoiler free)
This week Aziz and Steve are joined by the infamous Larry Williams of OtakuAssemble. We discuss some of the minor houses that help push the overall story. Lots of character analysis. For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy...

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Plots: Oldtown & The Citadel (spoilers)
An analysis of Oldtown and the Maesters through A Dance With Dragons. For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy...

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History: Oldtown & The Citadel (spoiler free)
Aziz, Steve & Ashaya discuss Westeros' oldest city, which is also the home of the Maesters. For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy...

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Analysis: The Lands of Ice & Fire
Steve and Aziz go through each of the maps in the "Lands of Ice & Fire" map collection. For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy...

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