Bean: Thrones Different From Rings

If you tuned in to A Game of Thrones last night, you probably know while its from the same genre as The Lord of the Rings, it’s very different from the epic fantasy series.

Actor Sean Bean, who has worked in both universes, says that Thrones has it all.

A Game of Thrones: “Winter Is Coming” Review


Before the Lord of the Rings hit theaters a few years ago, I attempted to wade through the trilogy again by signing up for an on-line book club with Barnes and Nobel. In the forum, I recall a discussion about what was being kept for the movies and what wasn’t. One fan posted they already hated the films and were going to weep during their entire viewing of Fellowship of the Ring because Peter Jackson and company had decided the subplot with Tom Bombadil would be cut.

Bean Talks A Game of Thrones Role

Actor Sean Bean says that one of the things that he likes about his role of Ned Stark in the upcoming HBO series A Game of Thrones is that Ned is a “good man.” “I think he’s a good man first and foremost,” Bean told TV Choice Magazine.  “His loyalty and honesty to the King […]

Producers Talk About A Game of Thrones

Excited about A Game of Thrones yet? We here at Slice of SciFi are.

As we countdown to the series debut on Sunday, producers David Benioff and Dan Weiss sat down with Blastr to answer some burning questions about the show.

A Game of Thrones — A Slice of SciFi Review


Reviewed by: Michael Hickerson (Slice of SciFi Editor)

A Game of Thrones
Airdates: Sundays starting April 17 at 9 p.m. on HBO

Slice of SciFi Rating: 5.0 out 5.0

Years ago, HBO showed that cable could do just as well, if not better, than the networks in providing audiences with solid, award-winning, critically-acclaimed dramatic programming with its first hit series The Sopranos.

Salon Offers a Primer on A Game of Thrones

Only a few more days until A Game Of Thrones debuts on HBO.

HBO Previews First Fourteen Minutes of Game of Thrones

We’ve seen the previews. We’ve seen the behind-the-scenes looks.

Now HBO is giving you the biggest taste yet of A Game of Thrones as the countdown to the series premiere ramps into high gear.

A Game of ThronesA Hollywood Reporter Review


The screeners are out for A Game of Thrones. We’ll have our thoughts on this highly anticipated new series in the coming days. But to tide you over until then, the Hollywood Reporter has weighed in with their thoughts on the new series from HBO.

L.A. Times Offers Game of Thrones Cheat Sheet

If you’re like most of us here at Slice of SciFi, the debut of A Game of Thrones can’t get here soon enough.

New “Thrones” Trailer Released

HBO has released a trailer, offering audiences a 2:22 glimpse of their upcoming series “A Game of Thrones.”

Based on the best-selling fantasy novels by George R.R. Martin, this new series will debut in April.

“Dance With Dragons” Gets Release Date


Fans of George R.R. Martin’s “A Song of Fire and Ice” mark your calendars.

The fifth installment in the epic fantasy series has a release date.

“A Dance With Dragons,” the fifth volume in the series will hit stores on July 12, 2011.

Meet the Rulers on “A Game of Thrones”

As the countdown to “A Game of Thrones” continues, HBO has released another trailer that introduces viewers to the rulers of the fantasy series. You can check it out below.

New “Thrones” Trailer Debuts


HBO has released a new trailer for the upcoming series “A Game of Thrones.”

Producer Predicts “Thrones” Will Be Controversial

When “A Game of Thrones” hits HBO later this year, producer David Benioff predicts the series will be controversial. That’s because the series isn’t shying away from the sex and violence of George R.R. Martin’s world.

HBO Posts New “Game of Thrones” Trailer

HBO has posted a new trailer for the upcoming series, “A Game of Thrones.”

We got a short trailer earlier this year but this is the first time fans can get a look at the cast in their roles and get a taste of what’s to come when the series debuts next spring.