Kshitij Rawat

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Game of Thrones: Biggest deaths ever

There is a lot of dark television these days. But Game of Thrones was a step up from everything else. It was the apogee of dark TV. Now that it is over, let us take a look at the biggest character deaths in the show.

Game of Thrones: Top 12 episodes of all time

Now that Game of Thrones is over, we thought it would be a good idea to revisit the episodes that were the high points of this extraordinary show.

Game of Thrones finale: Ten burning questions HBO show never answered

While final season of Game of Thrones did resolve the two large conflicts that had underpinned the narrative from the beginning -- the war against the Night King and his Army of the Dead and the struggle for the Iron Throne -- it left some comparatively minor threads dangling and some that seemed to be leading up to something but never did.

Game of Thrones series review: The biggest TV show in the world goes out with a whimper

Game of Thrones series review: Despite all the eye-candy and bells and whistles, the story from season 7 onwards felt hollow because of awfully daft writing and characterisation that was in cases polar opposite to what it had been until that point.

Game of Thrones season 8 review: A primer on how to ruin a perfectly good TV show

Game of Thrones season 8 review: This HBO show's decline after it outpaced its source material continued in its final season. The writers delivered a hasty, badly written, undercooked ending to what was once one of the best TV series in the world.

Game of Thrones series finale: Five biggest moments

Game of Thrones is over. The finale episode had the expected big moments which also wrapped up the major threads -- satisfactorily or not. Here we list the five best moments from the episode.

Game of Thrones finale: Here’s what you can expect from the HBO show

Game of Thrones finale: Daenerys Targaryen went totally bananas in the last episode and used Drogon to basically carpet-bomb King's Landing. The others are going to move against her. But how?

Is Game of Thrones pulling off a Lost?

Lost also ended in a not-so-good way. In fact, the reaction was as if some globe-spanning tragedy had occurred. Even some of its most ardent fans were disappointed. These days whenever people discuss Lost, it is invariably about that contentious (some might say misunderstood) ending.

Game of Thrones season 8 episode 5: Five best moments

Game of Thrones season 8 episode 5, titled The Bells, saw the deaths of many major characters who have been part of the show from the first season itself. Here are our favourite moments from the episode.

Chernobyl first impression: A powerful, engrossing depiction of the biggest nuclear disaster in history

HBO miniseries Chernobyl's is based on the nuclear disaster in Soviet Ukraine that shook the world in 1986.

Pokemon Detective Pikachu movie review: A funny, wonderfully sweet nostalgia trip

The star of Pokemon Detective Pikachu is an amnesiac and adorable Pikachu (voiced by always-brilliant Ryan Reynolds), who is also a self-professed world-class detective. The Deadpool actor is able to give the character a lot of personality.

The Voice Season 3 grand finale highlights: Sumit Saini lifts the trophy

Haryana’s Sumit Saini on Saturday emerged as the winner of The Voice Season 3.

Avengers Endgame vs Game of Thrones: Which came out on top?

Avengers: Endgame and Game of Thrones, the biggest movie and TV drama of the decade, respectively, have an ending this year. Which one did it better?

Game of Thrones season 8 episode 3: Five best moments

Game of Thrones season 8 episode 3 featured the biggest battle in the show ever, eclipsing the Battle of the Bastards and the massacre at Hardhome. It was an action-packed episode and a change from the dialogue-heavy first two episodes of the season.

Game of Thrones’ Battle of Winterfell: Here is everyone who died

The biggest and most expensive battle in television history just happened in HBO's Game of Thrones and it was epic. Many characters as we expected died, and others survived. Here is everybody who perished on the show.

Avengers Endgame: Everything you need to know

If you are not acquainted with the pop culture juggernaut that the Marvel Cinematic Universe has been for more than a decade, this piece will briefly explain what it is all about. Avengers Endgame releases on April 26.

Game of Thrones season 8 episode 2: Five best moments

The second episode of Game of Thrones' season 8 was an extension of the first, in that it continued the trend of setting up the wars to come. We all know of the impending war between the living and the dead, but there are personal conflicts brewing as well between characters.

Avengers Endgame director Joe Russo: You can’t make a movie like this without a decade of storytelling

To successfully cap off so much of narrative in a single film (however long) is a challenge that even the best of us would shudder at. And, Avengers: Endgame has to also set up the future slate of MCU movies, by way of post-credit scenes perhaps.

Game of Thrones season 8 episode 2 recap: Bran reveals the Night King’s endgame

Just like the first episode of Game of Thrones' eighth and final season, the focus of the second episode was also on character interactions and the upcoming war. This episode was about the human moments, and we might miss this in the upcoming episodes when it's all about the dead vs the undead.

Road to Game of Thrones season 8: Bran Stark’s journey

Bran Stark wanted to be a knight. Fate, however, had other plans for him. He was pushed from the window of a chamber in Winterfell by Jaime Lannister when he discovered the Lannister twins in the act. Game of Thrones season 8 returns on April 15 in India.