Bryan Cogman

Why Game of Thrones dumped all those flashbacks from the books
Dec 17, 2012

Everyone who's read George R. R. Martin's magnificent A Song of Ice and Fire series and watched HBO's Game of Thrones know that there's something actually missing in the TV series—namely, those glorious flashbacks! But why?

Wait—Game of Thrones was originally supposed to be a movie?
Dec 17, 2012

It was risky for HBO to turn an awesome, but not mainstream, fantasy book franchise into a big-budget series with George R.R. Martin's Game of Thrones. Well, as it turns out, that wasn't the original plan after all.

Game of Thrones writer explains those 'arbitrary' book to TV changes
Dec 17, 2012

Do you hate some of the changes that were made from the A Song of Ice and Fire books to the Game of Thrones TV Series? Did they cut your favorite book scene or mangle it so much you wanted to throw your TV out the window? Well, Thrones writer Bryan Cogman explains those seemingly "arbitrary" changes from the books.