The second episode of the final season of Game of Thrones was a quiet one. With the imminent arrival of the White Walkers in Winterfell, most of the characters took the time to contemplate their lives and their choices within those lives. Arya Stark did not reflect on what she had already done. She focused… Continue reading Arya Stark and Expectations About Women’s Sexuality
We are only a few days away from Avengers: Endgame, the 22nd movie in the Marvel Cinematic Universe. This is the culmination of an epic, universe-spanning story about the nature of power that began in 2008 with the release of Iron Man. The Avengers are now a cultural touchstone and promise to end this story… Continue reading Marvel Cinematic Universe Super Short Recap
Game of Thrones Geeks! The time has come! Game of Thrones is back and we are ready to talk about it! Join Nicole and I as we geek out every week about the new episode. In the first episode of season 8, we see all kinds of reunions. If you haven't followed Nicole's coverage of… Continue reading TGE Ep 67 – Watches: Game of Thrones S8E1
The eighth and final season of Game of Thrones premieres this Sunday, April 14. There are tons of predictions flying around, here are mine. Episodes 1-3 Daenerys and Jon's... um relationship will likely drop in episode 1 or 2. I think Jon's going to hear it in the first episode and lots of brooding will… Continue reading Game of Thrones Season 8 Predictions
In Game of Thrones, the legitimacy of one's birth defines a good portion of their life, but the last season showed us that our understanding of who is trueborn isn't always as we thought. We learned that Jon Snow is not only not Ned Stark's son, he's also not a bastard. But I'm pretty sure… Continue reading Bastards and Trueborns
Fan theories and predictions have been swirling around Game of Thrones ever since the show diverged from the books in Season 5. Here are some of the biggest theories and plot point predictions and whether or not we think they hold any weight. Cersei is not actually pregnant: Likely Cersei is one of the best… Continue reading Game of Thrones Season 8 Theories: Likely, Possibly or Unlikely?
Since the final season of Game of Thrones is quickly approaching, all of the predictions are coming out. The Geek Embassy is no different. Read on for my simple predictions of who will live and who will die by the time the show ends. I'll elaborate in upcoming stories, so stay tuned! The Starks: Arya… Continue reading Game of Thrones Season 8: Who Lives? Who Dies?
Welcome to the first episode of TGE Watches in 2019! New year, new format with the same people that you know and love already. Join us as we discuss what they've been watching recently. We hit Netflix's new Carmen Sandiego cartoon, Christmas season sleeper hit Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse, the second (and final) season of Marvel's The Punisher, the highly anticipated second… Continue reading TGE Ep 66 – Watches: February 2019
Each of the remaining major characters in Game of Thrones has a pivotal scene that has changed them from who they were at the beginning of the show to who they are leading into the final season. This scene for Arya Stark comes in episode 8 of season 6. The Lead Up Arya has no… Continue reading Character-Defining Scenes: Arya Stark
Each of the remaining major characters in Game of Thrones has a pivotal scene that has changed them from who they were at the beginning of the show to who they are leading into the final season. This scene for Jon Snow comes at the end of episode 3 in season 6. The Lead Up… Continue reading Character-Defining Scenes: Jon Snow