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Game Of Thrones: The Complete Second Season

The first season of HBO's highly popular adaptation of George Rr Martin's fantasy opus (both seasons are available together) did a smart thing in giving lots of sword and very little sorcery. By the time people who don't normally like that sort of thing realised they were indeed watching that sort of thing it was too late: the story and acting had them hooked.

Season two ups the magical content, and what first appeared to be a gutsy fake-historic tale of feuding families is codpiece-deep in dragons, witches, warlocks and undead demonic soldiers. Centred on the struggle for the iron throne of Westeros, the series covers a lot of (mythological) ground. With an ever-changing title sequence mapping out key portions of the land, each episode seems »

- Phelim O'Neill

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