Why The Ending Of Game of Thrones Didn’t Work

Sayde Scarlett
15 min readSep 13, 2022

Transcript: The following video essay contains spoilers for the Game of Thrones TV show and the A Song of Ice and Fire series of novels.

Game of Thrones Title Card / ©HBO

Valar morghulis, dear friends!

Game of Thrones premiered in April 2011. The show was created by David Benioff and DB Weiss for HBO. It was based upon the successful high fantasy novel series ‘A Song of Ice and Fire’ by…

Sayde Scarlett

Author and poet by day; artist by night. Loves to tell stories and create art; loves to talk about stories and creating art.