Tag: Game

NME Festival blog: ‘Game of Thrones’ creators Benioff & Weiss leave ‘Star Wars’ movies for Netflix

“We will always be indebted to the saga that changed everything.” Game of Thrones creators David Benioff and DB Weiss have announced they are leaving Disney Lucasfilm’s upcoming Star Wars trilogy, as their work for Netflix has not left them with enough time to juggle both projects. It was confirmed in February 2018 that the […]

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NME Festival blog: Sophie Turner reveals Sansa Stark’s fate beyond ‘Game of Thrones’

Spoilers below! Sophie Turner has opened up about what she thinks her Game of Thrones character would do beyond the last episode of the final season. In the final season, Turner’s character – Sansa Stark – was crowned Queen of the North whilst her brother Bran was named the new king of Westeros in a finale […]

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NME Festival blog: The Game channels ‘Mad Max’ in video for fiery new single ‘West Side’

It’s the first single from his forthcoming album ‘Born To Rap’ The Game has released a video for his fiery new single ‘West Side’ and it shares a few similarities with the movie Mad Max – watch it below. ‘West Side’, the debut single from the former G-Unit MC’s forthcoming ninth studio album, ‘Born To Rap’, […]

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NME Festival blog: M83 announce new album inspired by 80s video game music

‘The Legend of Zelda’ and ‘Solomon’s Key’ are the inspirations behind ‘DSVII’ M83 – the project of Anthony Gonzalez – have announced a new album, ‘DSVII’. It arrives September 20 via Mute, but you can check out a preview and see its tracklist below. ‘DSVII’, which stands for ‘Digital Shades Vol. II’, is the sequel […]

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NME Festival blog: George R.R. Martin condemns “toxic” fandom about ‘Game of Thrones’

“Nothing like the madness that you see on the internet” George R.R. Martin has spoken about how the internet exacerbates negative criticism of art. The Game of Thrones author, who served as a creative consultant for HBO’s hit TV adaptation of his book series, said that the internet is a different beast when it comes […]

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NME Festival blog: Watch ‘Game Of Thrones’ cast get emotional in footage from their last days on set

The video is a “curtain call” compilation A new video has emerged that shows key Game of Thrones actors moments after shooting their final scenes on set. As reported on Winter is Coming, artist Will Simpson presented cast members with a storyboard of one of their most famous scenes after filming ended. These moments were also captured […]

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NME Festival blog: ‘Game of Thrones’ fan theory claims Arya Stark was told to kill The Night King from the very start

It’s got everything to do with Braavosi Syrio Forel Game of Thrones fans are convinced that the first season holds a vital clue which hints that Arya Stark was going to kill the Night King. The final season saw the shocking moment when Arya plunged her sword into the show’s main villain during the Battle […]

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NME Festival blog: It looks like George R.R. Martin’s ‘Game of Thrones’ novel ‘The Winds of Winter’ is going to be delayed even more

C’mon George, just get on with it. Game of Thrones author George R.R. Martin has taken on a new gig, which could mean his long-awaited new novel The Winds of Winter is going to be delayed even more. Martin last week revealed a working deadline of the end of July, 2020 for The Winds of Winter, […]

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NME Festival blog: Iron Maiden files lawsuit against makers of ‘Ion Maiden’ video game

The $2 million lawsuit takes aim at creators of the ‘Duke Nukem’ franchise. Iron Maiden have filed a lawsuit against the makers of the video game Ion Maiden. The legendary heavy metal band, via their holding company, have filed a $2 million lawsuit against developer 3D Realms over their video game Ion Maiden, according to the Daily Beast. Launched Thursday […]

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NME Festival blog: Did ‘Game Of Thrones’ kill off a major character without anyone noticing?

Sounds painful. It turns out Game of Thrones could have subtly killed off a character without fans noticing during its final ever episode. The hit HBO series reached its conclusion earlier this month, diving longtime viewers. While we saw Jon Snow fatally stab Daenerys Targaryen (Emilia Clarke) in the last episode, it appears another death may […]

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