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The showrunners behind ‘Game of Thrones’ have signed on to write some ‘Star Wars’ movies

David Benioff and D.B. Weiss, the writers who turned George R.R. Martin's fantasy novels into a television phenomenon, will be writing and producing a new series of Star Wars films.

Game of Thrones isn’t coming back until 2019

Winter isn't coming any time soon. Today HBO broke it to dedicated fans the world over that Game of Thrones won't be returning until 2019. Game of Thrones star actress Sophie Turner gave as much away

US charges Iranian hacker for stealing unaired episodes of hit HBO shows

While it didn't dampen enthusiasm for everyone's favorite dragon-oriented political drama, HBO certainly wasn't happy when the major twists from the seventh season of its hottest show popped up online

HBO NOW’s app has pulled in $19 million since the “Game of Thrones” premiere

The “Game of Thrones” effect is in full force for HBO NOW, the premium network’s streaming service for cord cutters. According to new data from app market data provider App Annie, th

New Game of Thrones episode appears in the wild

What’s going to happen in episode 4? It turns out that some people already know the answer. Earlier today, the fourth episode of the seventh season of Game of Thrones leaked online. You may think th

Crunch Report | Reddit Now Valued at $1.8 Billion

Niantic postpones its European Pokémon GO Event, Discovery Communications acquires Scripps Networks for $14.6 billion, Game of Thrones materials getting released in HBO hack and Reddit is now valued

Crunch Report | Google Glass for the Enterprise

Google Glass is relaunching but this time for the enterprise, Game of Thrones breaks HBO streaming records, Amazon and Tinder both now have a "stories" feature and Embark has taken over. All this on C

Apple launches Enhanced Editions of “A Game of Thrones” on iBooks

Apple today announced the launch of “Enhanced Editions” for George R. R. Martin’s series, “A Game of Thrones,” beginning with the author’s first title, “A So

This Is Dave Goldblatt, A Facebook Employee And The Newest Valyrian In Westeros

Remember when I told you that you could become a character in Game Of Thrones, replete with your own name, a station in life, and a grisly death? If you don't, here's a quick refresher: To benefit

You Could Be A Character In Game Of Thrones

The only thing better than Game of Thrones, that I can imagine at least, is being in Game of Thrones. And now, for those with pockets full of cash, the dream can actually become a reality. Using Prize

George R.R. Martin Writes Everything In WordStar 4.0 On A DOS Machine

George R.R. Martin is an impressive man. Not only can he kill off characters like it's NBD, and magically make you care for characters who have been historically evil, but <a target="_blank" href="htt

Never Let The Internet Spoil Your Favorite TV Show Again

There are Game Of Thrones spoilers in this post. If you click through, you will see them. Do not click through if seeing them will upset you. This is your only warning.

HBO Go Still Recovering From Outage During Game Of Thrones Premiere

HBO Go crashed during the Game of Thrones' season premiere due to "overwhelming demand," potentially affecting millions of viewers. The service <a target="_blank" href="https://twitter.com/HBOGO/statu

Valar Morghulis, Or, ‘Why I Don’t Care That HBO GO Is On Apple TV’

Apple TV got HBO Go and Watch ESPN and some other content yesterday. Cool. Am I supposed to care? It’s asinine that the technology for producing quality content is so incredible (Blackwater Bay,

Fans Create A 3D-Printable Version Of Cyvasse, The Game Of Thrones Boardgame

Take off your silken cloak and get your dragon eggs ready because Cyvasse, the game that characters play in George R. R. Martin's <i>Game Of Thrones</i> series is now 3D-printable. Created by Arian Cr

Game Of Thrones Season 3 Premieres To Record Ratings, Piracy

Everyone, it seems, is a Game Of Thrones fan. The fantasy series, which was spawned out of a series of novels by George R. R. Martin and adapted for HBO, just aired its third season premiere last nigh

HBO’s Richard Plepler Weighs In On Game Of Thrones Piracy, Says ‘Maybe’ On Broadband-Only HBO

When TechCrunch attended the San Francisco premiere of <em>Game of Thrones</em> Season 3, we didn't <em>just</em> <a href="https://beta.techcrunch.com/2013/03/21/game-of-thrones-smartphone-survey/">as

Five Out Of Six Game Of Thrones Cast Members Prefer The iPhone To Android

TechCrunch was lucky enough to interview several of the Game of Thrones cast members before the San Francisco screening of its Season 3 Premiere. Since we work for a tech blog, we weren't that interes