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Opinion: Who Cares About Spoilers?

Yesterday was a tough day for my inner-geek. I love comic book movies and Game Of Thrones, and had plans to spend my long-awaited holiday leave to catch up on the adventures in Westeros and the new Captain America movie. Yesterday I had both of these “spoiled” for me, either by my co-workers, commenters or the internet at large. And you know what? I don’t care, and neither should you. Nobody should care about spoilers any more.


Game Of Thrones Piracy: By The Numbers Around The World

Pirates downloading Game Of Thrones In Australia is bad, and the story is the same around the world. Everyone from Sydney to London is pirating HBO’s flagship show. The pirate’s justification is that the show simply costs too damn much. Here’s how much you pay for Game Of Thrones around the world on legal channels.


The Iron Throne Has Never Looked So Kid-Friendly

The Iron Throne is not the most inviting of chairs and given the choice, you’d probably sit on something slightly more comfortable, such as a roaring camp fire or exploding horse. What might help is if the darn thing wasn’t made of swords… would one built from hundreds of toys be better?


Mesmerising Video Shows How To Make A Dragon Egg From Game Of Thrones

Video: I love to see talented people crafting objects. This is a good example: How to make a dragon egg from Game of Thrones “using the technique of repousse, chasing and metal spinning.” Mesmerising.


The Game Of Thrones Theme Sung By Goats Is Hilarious

The Game of Thrones theme sung by goats, ladies and gentlemen. You can’t get more surreal and stupid than this. Well, actually, you can. But please don’t do it.


Foxtel Is Upset That You Pirated 'Game Of Thrones', Writes Open Letter To Pirates

Foxtel had to know this was coming, right? Right? When Foxtel signed the papers with HBO to shut out iTunes and Google Play from carrying Game Of Thrones, they had to know that people would pirate the show by the shipload. Despite what should have been an obvious wave of incoming pirates, Foxtel is still upset that you did it, and now it’s shouting about it in a new open letter.


Aussies Can't Stop Pirating 'Game Of Thrones'. Here's Why.

Game Of Thrones is probably the most pirated show in history, and Australians are at the front of the mob, diving head-first into the record books. We download the HBO drama more than anyone else in the world per capita. Why? Why are we such prolific pirates? How did we get here?


See Game Of Thrones' Characters Living In The 80s and 90s

Mike Wrobel is a brilliant graphic artist — he’s made some great pop pieces inspired by movies like Fight Club, Escape From New York, Inception and Alien, and from shows like Breaking Bad, True Blood and The Sopranos. One of his most recent works is a three-piece series for HBO, commissioned to inaugurate the fourth season of Game of Thrones, but in 2013 he also re-imagined the show’s main characters as if they were living in the ’80s and ’90s.


Game Of Thrones To Air Within Two Hours In Australia

Australia’s national day of piracy is on again: it’s Game Of Thrones season premiere day! Thankfully, Foxtel is going to air the first episode of season four in Australia within two hours of it ending in the US.


Here's Each Of The 5,179 On-Screen Deaths In Game Of Thrones

The best way to catch up with Game of Thrones before Season 4 starts? By watching this amazing supercut of every single on-screen death in the series so far. Spoiler alert, obviously.