How I became obsessed with ‘Game of Thrones’
After the Jaguars football season was over, I decided to binge watch ‘Game of Thrones’ for the first time.
And ever since then, I’ve become completely obsessed with the franchise. Hear me document how I watched all 6 seasons in 17 days, what it was like to watch Season 7 and why I love this franchise— all on a recent episode of Helmets and Heels.
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When I used to do a weekly livestream on sports/fan culture, I documented my reaction after watching all 6 seasons for the first time. You can check it out below starting around the 36:40-minute mark.
Apologies in advance for the mispronunciation of character names—I was still new to all this ok.
Since Season 7 is now over and I have to experience the painful ‘waiting until the the new season’ plight, here are some of my favorite YouTubers who give me the ‘Game of Thrones’ and in depth knowledge.
A Song of Ice and Fire- History and Lore
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