[Spoilers Extended] Army size and agriculture – a rebuttal of Game of Thrones’s 40 million population estimate

I originally posted this on the westeros.org forums, but I’ll post it here as well for better visibility: This post has been a long time coming. I’m finally going to buckle down and write it. Seven months ago made a post on r/asoiaf in which I proposed a different way of calculating the population of … Read more[Spoilers Extended] Army size and agriculture – a rebuttal of Game of Thrones’s 40 million population estimate

a parallel between Cersei and Rhaenyra

I dont know if this has been done before. I used to think that George wanted to do a comparison between Rhaenyra’s ending and Daenerys future ending. But no, it’s become apparent that Cersei is the parallel character to Rhaenyra, their similarities are way too big to be ignored, so let’s list them. 1) let’s … Read morea parallel between Cersei and Rhaenyra

I think Season 8 could have been superbly improved by switching the order of the two arcs.

Imagine this version of Season 8: Jaime catches up with Dany’s army about a day out of King’s Landing and informs her that Cersei has no intent of helping defeat the Others. Dany decides that she doesn’t want to deal with a Lannister army at full strength after she has been weakened by the army … Read moreI think Season 8 could have been superbly improved by switching the order of the two arcs.