A rant on the Game for the Thrones

The Iron Throne. Courtesy of South By Southwest Festival

Game of Thrones, the HBO TV series adapted from George R. R. Martin’s bestselling book series A Song of Ice and Fire, is about to be back on air, and for the fifth time the confrontation between purist fans of the books and hardcore fans of the TV show is taking place overall the internet. It is more of a quarrel, actually, and a bad one.

I am what some would define as a “smug” book reader of A Song of Ice and Fire; this is because I have things to say against the TV show and because, ultimately I have been boycotting it from the beginning of the third season.

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