For the Throne: Episode 1 Review

Welcome one and all to a new weekly (until it’s over) series on the blog: For the Throne. Any guesses as to what it’s about?

It’s pretty safe to say that Game of Thrones is a pop culture phenomenon. It seems like everybody in the world watches it. I am one of those people.

I figured that I’d give myself weekly content by writing these posts and since it’s the last season of the show, I also figured why not. These are going to be highlights of things from within episode rather than a summary of the entire thing. Or maybe it won’t. We’re testing the waters here friends.

As a warning, this entire series will contain spoilers. Not even gonna lie to you. Only read if you’ve watched the episode or want to spoil it for yourself. Don’t come cry to me if you read it and you get spoiled.

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Everything We Learned About Star Wars: Episode 9

HOLY HELL GUYS. On this day, April 12, 2019, Star Wars fans were blessed by the forces that be with a new trailer and a name reveal for Episode 9. Before we literally go any further with this post, go yourself a favor and just… watch:

Now that you’ve done that, we’re gonna talk/shout/scream about some thoughts I have about this movie so far. Warning: obviously there will be spoilers ahead because that’s the whole point of this post. Go on at your own choice.

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The Sunshine Blogger Award – April 2019 Edition

Hello everyone and today I’m going to be answering questions that came from being nominated for the Sunshine Blogger Award! I love doing these prompts/awards.

I was nominated for this previously in November but here we are again, this time nominated by The Gaming Diaries! Incase anyone has forgotten the rules…

The Rules:

  • Thank the blogger who nominated you and link back to their blog.
  • Answer the 11 questions the blogger asked you.
  • Nominate 11 new blogs to receive the award and write them 11 new questions.
  • List the rules and display the Sunshine Blogger Award logo in your post and/or on your blog.

Now let’s get on with it, shall we?

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Some More Updates

It seems like I keep making updates. This time around they’re small ones, though. So small I don’t even need to insert a read more into this post.

A new series is starting! Yes, with the start of Game of Thrones comes a new series to this blog calledFor the Throne. Thanks to everyone on Twitter who voted to help me narrow down the choices. You can now see it in the menu bar, though it has nothing in it for the moment because the show hasn’t started yet.

Who else is super pumped for April 12? It occurred to me that I’m most likely going to be at work when the show will be on – so either I’m streaming it live somewhere or watching it the next day. We’ll see, but ideally the For the Throne posts will be out on Monday. Ideally.

Patreon has new perks for all tiers! Not a very major update, but every tier now comes with access to posts before they get published. Either it will be 2 days, 1 day, just a few minutes (in the case of this one). I wanna try to promote this a little more and give better rewards I’m actually capable of, and I figured this would be a start.

That’s about all I’ve got for now. Till next time when I hopefully have a lot more to stay.


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