Tag Archive: Grand Maester Pycelle

Tywin Lannister Dresses Down Pycelle

Tywin Lannister is easily one of my favorite characters in Game of Thrones. Two words: Great boots!

Valar Morghulis (Season 2, Episode 10, Game of Thrones)

Escapes and certain defeat At the end of Game of Thrones Season 2, if we’ve learned anything we’ve learned that that there are no happy endings, and if the characters we love manage… Continue reading

What Is Dead May Never Die (Game of Thrones, Season 2, Episode 3)

Watching Game of Thrones, it’s easy to focus on the big moments – the fallout from Jon Snow following Craster into the woods with the baby boy, the trap that Tyrion Lannister sets… Continue reading

The Night Lands (Season 2, Episode 2, Game of Thrones)

“I’m not Ned Stark. I know the way this game is played.” Tyrion Lannister In the enormous void left after Ned Stark’s death, who would be the most virtuous man of power? While… Continue reading

Cripples, Bastards, and Broken Things (Season 1, Episode 4, Game Of Thrones)

Directed by Brian Kirk Written by Bryan Cogman Tenderness in a hostile and rigid world The title of the episode comes from an exchange between Robb Stark and Tyrion Lannister.  Catelyn has shared… Continue reading