"Game of Thrones" Season 4 Episode 5 Recap: "Last of His Name"

0
0
Subscribe to HBO alerts

We’re halfway through Game of Thrones season 4, and last night’s episode, titled “First of His Name” was your standard midway filler. Not much happened, although some important information was revealed and some crucial minor developments took place.

GoT episode recapKhaleesi isn't much closer to taking back the Iron Throne

Tommen was crowned King, while flirty Margaery gives him the eye and has a bonding moment with Cersei over monstrous Joff. A brief look-in at Danaerys informs us she’s no closer to retaking the Iron Throne, in fact, with her conquered lands falling into the hands of tyrants, she may be further than ever.

MORE: "Game of Thrones": When is a rape not a rape?

Littlefinger’s scheming knows no end, it turns out he’s married to mad old Lysa Arryn. Oh, and most shocking of all, it was them who poisoned Jon Arryn. So, basically the mess that the seven kingdoms is currently in is pretty much down to them.

Sansa thinks she’s safe now that Littlefinger has smuggled her back to her aunt’s at the Eyrie, but jealous Lysa gives her the third degree about her relationship with her husband, before adding she plans to marry her to Robert Arryn, the breastfeeding pre-teen.

Arya still isn’t warming up to The Hound, while Brienne is coming round to the idea of Podrick (who doesn't love Pod?).

GoT episode recapDon't expect Arya to take The Hound off her kill list anytime soon

Jon Snow and the Night’s Watch show up at Craster’s Keep, slaughtering the mutineers and unknowingly saving Bran, Jojen, Hodor, Meera and Summer. The girls of Craster’s Keep ask them to burn the house their father abused them in.  Bran passes on seeing his brother, despite wanting to, knowing that he must make it North to find the three-eyed raven.

So, that’s GoT season 4 episode 5 in a nutshell. Not much happened, but it seems like there’s a lot to come.

MORE: "Game of Thrones" censorship in China and criticism from "Vikings" creator


Contactmusic

Tags: HBO - Emilia Clarke

0
0
Subscribe to HBO alerts
Advertisement

More Hbo

'Boardwalk Empire' Team Reassembles for HBO Rock and Roll Series

Martin Scorsese and Terence Winter are teaming up with Rolling Stones legend Mick Jagger for a new untitled rock and roll series for HBO. The...

'Kurt Cobain: Montage Of Heck' Documentary Coming To HBO Next Year

HBO have announced they will be airing the first ever 'authorised' documentary on late Nirvana frontman Kurt Cobain. Entitled ‘Kurt Cobain: Montage of Heck’, the...

Trailblazing HBO to Launch Streaming Video Service in 2015

Ever keen to get involved in forward-thinking, innovative television, HBO has announced it will launch a streaming video service in 2015 that will not require...

HBO Announces Launch Of Online Streaming Service Next Year

Television network HBO have announced that they are to launch a stand-alone online streaming service from next year. The network unveiled the potentially game-changing move...

Advertisement

Rachel McAdams In 'True Detective 2' Talks & Other Cast Rumours

Rachel McAdams is rumoured to be in talks with the makers of the second series of True Detective. The 35-year-old Canadian actor is not the...

Creative Primetime Emmy Awards 2014 [Pictures]

The stars stepped out onto the red carpet for one of the glitziest ceremonies of awards season: the Creative Primetime Emmys.Having previously won for NBC's...

David Simon and HBO Get Busy Once More: 'Show Me A Hero' Announced

The beautiful union that is David Simon and HBO is to reoccur with ‘Show Me A Hero’. The man behind critically acclaimed hits like The...

Dave Goldblatt - A Facebook Employee - Is the Guy Who Paid $20k To Be in 'Game of Thrones' and Die

George R.R. Martin promised that he’d write in and gruesomely kill a new character And the winner of that Prizeo.com competition was Dave Goldblatt, a...

Advertisement

Comments

Mij Smith's picture

Mij Smith

ok, thanks, but i think the best way to watch it is ACCESSTV INFO website

7 months 1 week ago
Report
View Comments

HBO Newsletter

Subscribe to this news alert service to receive news and reviews on HBO

Unsubscribe | Unsubscribe All