Wait, what?

Looks like you came here from Geekosystem. Don't worry, everything is still here. We've just combined forces with The Mary Sue to bring you more and better content, all in one place.

George R.R. Martin

  1. George R.R. Martin On Book Secrets You’ve Already Guessed & The Princess Who Inspired Brienne

    "You know nothing, Jon Sn—Oh. Oh, s***. You do know."

    At the Edinburgh International Book Festival, George R.R. Martin spoke about the inspirations for Brienne of Tarth (the word "Xena" was mentioned) and that awkward situation where you plant really subtle clues that fans untangle years before you meant them to. Whoops.

    Read More
  2. George R.R. Martin Talks Sci-Fi, Superfans, and Gay Sex at the Edinburgh International Book Festival

    You're making Ser Loras sad, GRRM.

    I think I can guess which part of the headline caught your attention. So let’s start with this question, asked of George R.R. Martin at the Edinburgh International Book Festival: Why is there no gay sex in A Song of Ice and Fire?

    Read More
  3. Things We Saw Today: Awesome Sign Language Hawkeye Shirt

    Shut up and take my money!

    Comics are slowly getting better about representation and the latest issue of Hawkeye is showing it. This new shirt by WeLoveFine merges sign language and comics as flawlessly as Matt Fraction and David Aja.

    Read More
  4. George R.R. Martin Discusses Racial Diversity in Game of Thrones With Fans

    I'm listening.

    One of the biggest criticisms lobbied at the hit HBO show Game of Thrones —you know, other than the fact that the show keeps downplaying and brutalizing its female characters—is that the world of Westeros is not a particularly well-integrated place. As the series becomes more and more popular, Martin has taken to addressing reader and viewer concerns about diversity in his work.

    Read More
  5. [UPDATE] Here is the Cover for George R.R. Martin’s Re-release of His Kids’ Book, The Ice Dragon

    Game of Thrones without all the killing!

    George R.R. Martin wrote a kids book based in Game of Thrones' Westeros. It looks just as exciting as the books, but without all the blood and gore. And don't worry, there aren't any book spoilers!

    Read More
  6. For Your Convenience: Five Of The Most Jealousy-Inducing SDCC Panels Now Available To Watch In Their Entirety

    No badge required!

    If you couldn't make it to Comic-Con this year, join the clone club. But just because you weren't physically in Hall H doesn't mean you can't be there in spirit, especially now that many full Comic-Con panels are available to watch on Youtube. Sure, experiencing Con this way still means you miss out on exclusive footage--but you also get to skip all the lines.

    Read More
  7. Game of Clones: George R.R. Martin Loves Orphan Black

    I think Alison Hendrix would do very well in Westeros.

    George RR Martin ran into Orphan Black actors Kristian Bruun and Dylan Bruce at an SDCC shindig last night, and told them how much he loves their show. I can't help but think of all the amazing Game of Thrones/OB fanfic that could come out of this. Joffrey clones, guys. It could happen.

    Read More
  8. Good News And/Or Bad News: George R.R. Martin Is Skipping Game of Thrones Season 5 to Write The Winds of Winter

    Yay?

    Every time George R.R. Martin so much as steps outside his home, someone on the Internet yells at him to go back inside and finish writing A Song of Ice and Fire. Well, looks like you've all got your wish! Now he's so busy with the book form of his iconic fantasy epic that he won't be able to write an episode for the HBO series this season.

    Read More
  9. San Diego Comic-Con 2014: While You Were Sleeping, Part 2

    Nesting dolls! They made nesting dolls!

    Good morning, nerds! As those of us who live east of the Rockies slept, Comic-Con raged on. We'll be continuing our coverage throughout the day, but first, we've assembled a few overnight highlights for your bleary eyes. To wit: Orphan Black fans are great! Teen Wolf is coming back! The Avengers taught George R.R. Martin how to kill! And...wait, what's that about an Evil Dead TV series?

    Read More
  10. San Diego Comic-Con 2014: While You Were Sleeping, Part 1

    Dany looks different...

    What went down on day one of Comic-Con? George RR Martin getting his Daenerys Targaryen on! Benedict Cumberbatch trolling the assembled masses about Doctor Strange! Tatiana Maslany as Shaun (of the Dead)! And mulleted Peter Dinklage welcoming us to the electric dreams factory, suckers.

    Read More
© 2014 The Mary Sue   |   About UsAdvertiseNewsletterJobsContributorsComment PolicyPrivacyUser AgreementDisclaimerContactArchives RSS

Dan Abrams, Founder
  1. Mediaite
  2. The Mary Sue
  3. Styleite
  4. The Braiser
  5. SportsGrid
  6. Gossip Cop