:35 Luke's theories and thoughts
4:07 Laena's death
6:50 The duel between Daemon and the Sealord of Braavos' son to marry Laena was removed from the story
8:20 More book differences. Would've been cool to see Laena getting her dragon
10:00 Kids are going to be very important after the final time jump
10:34 Intro was updated — Alicent had 4 bloodlines. Where is Daeron Targaryen?
13:13 Rhaenyra definitely should've been banging a guy with blonde hair instead
15:05 Rhaenys Targaryen (in the book) had black hair, so it was more ambiguous with the grandkids' hair color
16:17 Ad break
16:50 Daemon was right. Viserys could overrule Alicent but he's a weak king
17:40 Maester leeches guy is gone, and probably why Viserys is even alive still
18:27 Rhaenyra had no maesters at her birth
19:47 Could dragon-riding have caused the birth issues with Laena?
20:37 Going over Larys theories with Luke
21:53 Larys put his firefly sigil on the criminals who killed his family... why would he do that
24:04 Helaena have the Targaryen dreams? Some serious foreshadowing
26:26 Ser Criston Cole got off way too easy
29:05 Ned Stark / Harwin Strong parallel
29:34 Stranger reference with the Faith of the Seven
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:35 Spring 2023 filming for S2 — likely won't release until 2024
1:20 Painted Table was sick
2:30 Rip Lucerys / Book description of the events
5:00 Season ends on a good note
6:00 S2 start in Winterfell? They destroyed the Winterfell set though
8:20 Sizes of the dragons
8:50 Where Driftmark is...
8:29 'civilians dont matter' — yet a common theme in GRRM's books is the plight of the common people
8:50 'Not her war' — yet her grandkids are betrothed to Rhaenyra's kids
9:08 Rhaenys didnt kill them because she saw Alicent 'mother to mother'
12:20 Rhaenys scene was not in the book, hard to...