With Daenerys preparing to go to war, and Cersei preparing to defend the entire country against her, I'm surprised that not many people were debating the numbers for each sides' Military strength before season 7. I did do a little bit of math myself to work some stuff out. We know that Dany's army is huge, with over 100,000 Men, what with her 100,000 Dothraki and 8,000 Unsullied. The rest was a bit hard to work out, but official numbers for House Tyrell and what was essentially the majority of Dorne were given. The Tyrelll army consisted of around 45,000, considering that they'd steered clear of the War of the Five Kings, and hadn't actually seen combat until Dany's invasion, but the Dornish army was a little more blurry. Considering how b…Read more >
Game of Thrones is one of my all-time favorite shows. The gorgeous musical score, the intriguing lore, the heartfelt and downright epic scenes, but what is truly the best thing about Game of Thrones is the characters. The deep, likable, well-written, interesting and just downright badass Men and Women that make Martin's world go from good to fandabidozi. But, among these characters, there are some...bad apples that make the world around them a little less enjoyable and far more obnoxious. Enter: Yara fucking Greyjoy, Daughter of Balon Greyjoy, Princess of the castle of Pyke and the Iron Islands themselves, and by far THE most annoying and dislikable character in the show!
I can't really...explain my hatred for Yara Greyjoy. In fact, I wouldn'…Read more >