72 episodes

The A Song of Ice and Fire/Game of Thrones podcast where we gush about Martin's prose and complain about the atrocious adaptation of his finest work.

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The A Song of Ice and Fire/Game of Thrones podcast where we gush about Martin's prose and complain about the atrocious adaptation of his finest work.

    UBS #71 Remembering Season 8 Part 2

    UBS #71 Remembering Season 8 Part 2

    Julia and Kylie continue their laborious journey back through Season 8, as they recap the final 3 episodes that broke fandom forever.  Please visit TheFandomentals.com for full show notes and links.  Episode Breakdown 0:00 – Intro from the future! 8:30 –  “The Last of the Starks”; 1:03:30 – “The Bells”; 1:37:30 – “The Iron Throne”

    UBS #70 Remembering Season 8 Part 1

    UBS #70 Remembering Season 8 Part 1

    Back with a vengeance, Julia and Kylie begin their work revisiting Season 8 with one of their famous high level recaps of the entire season! Analysisishness ensues. Please visit TheFandomentals.com for full show notes. Episode Breakdown:  0:00 - Intro from the future! 8:00 -  "Winterfell"; 1:00:00 - "A Knight of the Seven Kingdoms"; 1:43:45 - "The Long Knight"

    UBS #68 Season 8 Grab Bag

    UBS #68 Season 8 Grab Bag

    After taking a few weeks to recover, Julia and Kylie are finally ready to talk about Game of Thrones season 8, by clearing out Kylie's ask-box in a very unstructured conversation, as is fitting. Due to the grab-bag nature of this episode, a proper "breakdown" was not possible.  Please visit TheFandomentals.com for full show notes. 

    The 4th Primetime Carol Awards - GoT Season 8

    The 4th Primetime Carol Awards - GoT Season 8

    Kylie, Julia, and Caroline return as MCs for the most prestigious award show in all of television: The Carol Awards! Celebrating the best in dramatic satisfaction, they take you through Game of Thrones Season 8's greatest hits in 40 categories, once more. The full Season 8 Carol Awards Ceremony post can be found on TheFandomentals.com. Nomination presentations begin around the 4 minute mark

    8x06 "The Iron Throne" UBS Review

    8x06 "The Iron Throne" UBS Review

    Julia, Kylie, and Caroline, are joined by Gretchen for the FINAL EPISODE EVER of Game of Thrones. They discuss the dramatic satisfaction that obviously ensued, as well as a pesky little thing that begins with 's' and ends with 'ism'. Please visit TheFandomentals.com for full show notes. Episode Breakdown 0:00 - Intro & episode recap; 12:30 -  Sansa and Dany; 44:00 - Jonny; 1:00:00 - Gvernance & character arcs; 1:36:00 - CAROL and closing thoughts

    8x05 "The Bells" UBS Review

    8x05 "The Bells" UBS Review

    Julia, Kylie, and Caroline, welcome Blaire to their bell choir, which is deeply significant to all involved. Topics include whether this is the worst episode to date, the reemergence of Carol, and Harry Strickland's horse.  Due to yet another epic battle episode on the show, this episode does not have neatly divided topic markers. Please visit TheFandomentals.com for full podcast notes. 

Customer Reviews

4.9 out of 5
70 Ratings

70 Ratings

t_b____ ,

Miss ubs!

Hope this awesome podcast comes back someday! Of course no pressure if y’all are over it :)

Roses & Dragons ,

I really miss this!

I love this podcast so much! I really hope they bring my it back some how.

pirat_katr ,

Sad it’s over

Not the Bad Show, this podcast. I listened to it instead of watching s7&8 and apparently never reviewed! Good luck with your future ventures ladies, and thanks for suffering so we didn’t have to ☺️

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