Episode 195 for the week of May 1st, 2016, in which we recap our lost review of the second episode in the sixth season of HBO’s Game of Thrones.
Notes: This recap of the review was salvaged from Zencastr and put together, so there are some issues with the audio quaity in this episode (lag and the end of the show). The 15 minute recap of the recap appears to be lost to the darkling plain.
Episode 194 for the week of May 1st, 2016, in which we discuss our experiences at Ice and Fire Con 2016.
Episode 193 for the week of April 24th, 2016, in which we review the first episode in the sixth season of HBO’s Game of Thrones.
Notes: Like almost all episodes of APOIAF, this episode has spoilers for all published books in George RR Martin’s ASOIAF series. Upcoming conventions with APOIAF host appearances: Anime North 2016 (Ashley, Amin), San Diego Comic Con 2016 (Amin, Kyle, maybe Ashley). House Manwoody meetups are planned around the year.
Episode 192 for the week of April 17, 2016, in which we are joined Michael (Khal Wadege) and Tanja (Scilens). We cover chapters 29 (Sansa III) and 31 (Jon IV) of A Storm of Swords.
Notes: We are remustering House Manwoody by requesting help from our listeners for the 2016 Podcast Awards. You can submit one nomination form anytime between now and April 30th: APOIAF for the Entertainment category and People’s Choice, VOK for the TV and Film category. Thank you for your help!
We discussed the intriguing Essos-Westeros Northern Land Bridge Theory at the end of the episode, illustrated in the suggested map below.
Episode 191 for the week of April 1, 2016. We take a step back in time to celebrate the 8th anniversary of A Podcast of Ice and Fire.
Notes: character voices for the recording -
Mimi – Amber (amberrocks)
Ashley – Tanja (scilens)
Amin – Adam (drownedsnow)
Kyle – Casey (blue eyed queen)
Chris – Glen (dagos_rivers)
Aaron -Daniel (witless chum)
Episode 190 for the week of February 28, 2016 in which the gentlemen are joined by returning guest host Jason Walden, Game Producer with Fantasy Flight Games. While sipping on an Arbor red and sampling lemon cakes, we chat about the Game of Thrones board game and expansions. We continue our reread of A Storm of Swords, specifically chapters 30 (Arya III). In the aftershow, we switch to Dornish wine and talk about season 5 of Game of Thrones.
Notes: Given that parts of the episode were reordered, the timeline is provided below:
- Board Game Chat: 0-23.
- FFG’s Trivia Game info: 23 – 29.
- Chapter Recap: 29 – 50.
- Aftershow, various topics: 50-59.
- Aftershow, season 5 chat: 59 – end.
The Jon artwork referred to during the show.
Episode 189 for the week of February 28, 2016 in which Tara joins us to discuss in detail the upcoming Ice and Fire Convention 2016. Recurring guest hosts Bing (Shoeshiner) and Bill (mrkorb) join us for our reread of A Storm of Swords, specifically chapters 27 (Jon III) and 28 (Dany III).
Notes: The mentioned Ice and Fire Con Facebook group. We lost the end of the Jon recap and the full Dany recap due to technical difficulties, as noted the episode contains our second record of that portion. We are having Jason Walden from FFG on the next episode, let us know any questions you may have for him.
Episode 188 for the week of January 10, 2016 in which the four podcast hosts reunite for the new year amidst exciting times to continue our reread of A Storm of Swords, specifically chapters 25 (Bran II) and 26 (Davos III). After much discussion, we finally put to to rest the obvious identity of the Knight of the Laughing Tree.
Notes: This episode was salvaged from several episodes, apologies for the sound quality and late released. The George post discussed early in the episode is at his notablog. Tickets are still on sale and rooms are available for Ice and Fire Con 2016.
Episode 187 for the week of November 22nd, 2015, in which we return to The Sworn Sword, the second Hedge Knight story, for a spoiler filled discussion. We start with reviews of the recently released A Knight of Seven Kingdoms and the A Game of Thrones Colouring Book. We are joined midway through by VOK podcasters Amberrocks, Witless Chum, and Varley.
Notes: Mimi’s Telltale Knight essay from A Flight of Sorrows. We are taking Christmas Filk submissions in our forums, check out last year’s episode. We also reviewed MP3 skype recorder. Jason Walden, FFG Game producer, is returning for an episode in the new year: send us your questions!
Episode 186 for the week of October 26th, 2015. We are joined by Vassals of Kingsgrave podcasters and returning guest hosts Bina007 and FTWard. We cover chapters 23 (Arya IV) and 24 (Daenerys II) of A Storm of Swords.
Episode 184 for the week of October 4th, 2015. The gentlemen are joined by the usual anime crew from Bastards of Kingsgrave to cover chapters 21 (Catelyn III) and 22 (Jaime III ) of A Storm of Swords.
Notes: Submit your questions for the 100th ruling at the Supreme Court of Westeros and the upcoming crossover episode with Sean and Stefan from the Boiled Leather podcast. Photos of the Geekie Awards pre-party event and main event. Tickets are on sale for Ice and Fire Con 2016, confirmed attendees are posting in our forum topics.
Episode 183 for the week of September 6, 2015. Joined by a trio from the Vassals of Kingsgrave, we cover chapters 19 (Samwell I) and 20 (TyrionIII ) of A Storm of Swords.
Episode 182 for the week of August 23rd, 2015, in which we are joined by Nadia from our forums and Michael (Khal Wadege), clerk at the Supreme Court of Westeros. We cover chapters 17 (Sansa II) and 18(Arya III ) of A Storm of Swords.
Notes: Apologies for the delay in releasing this episode, which is the first of several episodes recorded earlier but stuck on the editing wheel. Tickets are on sale now for Ice and Fire Con 2016, confirmed attendees are posting in our forum topics. Ashley will chat about her Dragoncon experiences in a future episode.