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    Re: Game of Thrones Season 4

    Quote Originally Posted by ripvdub View Post
    Please just go way off from the book so those dorks can have their story and we can have ours?
    Considering GRRM has direct say in how the TV show is portrayed, this will never happen. HBO wanted to change it such that Ned Stark survives. GRRM threatened to take the show to Showtime because of this.


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    Re: Game of Thrones Season 4

    Quote Originally Posted by State43 View Post
    I knew it wouldn't go smoothly like that. Viper got brutally smoked. Will we meet the vipers brother now? Hope he is equally bAdass.
    Anyone else think it was messed up how Danny disregarded all the good J did for her over something he did long before she accomplished anything?
    Not spoiling anything, but they just killed off the only interesting dornish character. Seriously, all the rest totally suck.



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    Re: Game of Thrones Season 4

    Quote Originally Posted by burn587 View Post
    Not spoiling anything, but they just killed off the only interesting dornish character. Seriously, all the rest totally suck.
    Completely disagree, but can't without spoiling



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    Re: Game of Thrones Season 4

    How about Arya (sp?) laughing her *** off about her aunt being dead. I think that creeped out the guards even.



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    Re: Game of Thrones Season 4

    I love character of Tryion so it will be interesting. My question is Arya and Sansa going to meet up now? Also I am reading the third book "Storm of Swords." So the show is a little ahead of where I am reading.


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    Re: Game of Thrones Season 4

    Well, once again GoT manages to somehow surprise me again. The Red Viper getting killed was something I thought could happen but didn't think it would since he's such a cocky, colorful character. Just the kind G.R.R like to kill off I guess. I wasn't Red Wedding shocked, but I was mildly shocked the fight ended as it did.

    If both combatants die, isn't that a draw, or hung jury type of situation? The Imp should have his freedom! I have no idea how he's going to get out of this pickle, but I bet it involves Jaime.



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    Re: Game of Thrones Season 4

    Quote Originally Posted by mac4cy View Post
    I love character of Tryion so it will be interesting. My question is Arya and Sansa going to meet up now? Also I am reading the third book "Storm of Swords." So the show is a little ahead of where I am reading.
    In true G.R.R. fashion, the Hound and Arya will turn away from the gates and never know Sansa is there.



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    Re: Game of Thrones Season 4

    Quote Originally Posted by MartyFine View Post
    Completely disagree, but can't without spoiling
    Yeah, the dornish are interesting the Red viper was amazing though. Sad we only got him for a season.

    Quote Originally Posted by 2020cy View Post
    How about Arya (sp?) laughing her *** off about her aunt being dead. I think that creeped out the guards even.
    Loved her reaction there, she is just giving up on anything going her way ever.



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    Re: Game of Thrones Season 4

    Quote Originally Posted by helechopper View Post
    Well, once again GoT manages to somehow surprise me again. The Red Viper getting killed was something I thought could happen but didn't think it would since he's such a cocky, colorful character. Just the kind G.R.R like to kill off I guess. I wasn't Red Wedding shocked, but I was mildly shocked the fight ended as it did.

    If both combatants die, isn't that a draw, or hung jury type of situation? The Imp should have his freedom! I have no idea how he's going to get out of this pickle, but I bet it involves Jaime.
    The Mountain wasn't dead though. At least not when the Viper died.



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    Re: Game of Thrones Season 4

    I don't think the Viper is quite dead yet, merely a flesh wound.



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    Re: Game of Thrones Season 4

    I even knew the outcome of the fight and I was caught off guard by the brutality of it. Crazy awesome.


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    Re: Game of Thrones Season 4

    Quote Originally Posted by ripvdub View Post
    Please just go way off from the book so those dorks can have their story and we can have ours?
    The thing is, all the best scenes are directly from the books so you don't want this. And I am far from someone who expects them to follow exactly, I've liked most changes.



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    Re: Game of Thrones Season 4

    Quote Originally Posted by helechopper View Post
    Well, once again GoT manages to somehow surprise me again. The Red Viper getting killed was something I thought could happen but didn't think it would since he's such a cocky, colorful character. Just the kind G.R.R like to kill off I guess. I wasn't Red Wedding shocked, but I was mildly shocked the fight ended as it did.

    If both combatants die, isn't that a draw, or hung jury type of situation? The Imp should have his freedom! I have no idea how he's going to get out of this pickle, but I bet it involves Jaime.
    I assume since the red viper died first, Tyrion is a dead man in the eyes of the law (Or at least Tywin's law). Hopefully Jaime continues to use his redemptive qualities and help Tyrion avoid losing his head. Not sure what the future would hold for him though since he will have no power (Influence, money or strength).

    Quote Originally Posted by helechopper View Post
    In true G.R.R. fashion, the Hound and Arya will turn away from the gates and never know Sansa is there.
    I could see that. Especially since only a couple people know Sansa is actually Sansa. I assume Arya, not knowing if anyone in her family still lives, will venture for bravos to seek out the faceless man. At least I hope so.
    Quote Originally Posted by 2020cy View Post
    I don't think the Viper is quite dead yet, merely a flesh wound.



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    Re: Game of Thrones Season 4

    Quote Originally Posted by CloneIce View Post
    The thing is, all the best scenes are directly from the books so you don't want this. And I am far from someone who expects them to follow exactly, I've liked most changes.
    I have not read the books but if you have a show that deviates completely from the books, then can you really call it the same name? What would be the point. Hollywood never improves on a story, only ruins it with too much input.



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    Re: Game of Thrones Season 4

    Hbo really didn't follow the Sooki Stackhouse books for Trublood, at least my wife says so.


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