Game of Thrones Mind Map – Explore the Kinship RelationshipNancy
Game of Thrones is a medieval epic fantasy drama produced by HBO. The play is adapted from an American writer George R. Martin’s fantasy novel A Song of Ice and Fire. The show is so far the best-selling overseas regular series in HBO’s history. Its final season (the eighth season) was released on April 14, 2019 in the United States time, and will end on May 19th, 2019. How will the final season end? Let’s use a Game of Thrones mind map to help us sort out the clue and kinship relationships of the families.
Game of Thrones Mind Map
The TV series has a number of families including The Vale (House Arryn); The Riverlands (House Tully); The North (House Stark); House Targaryen; Stormlands (House Baratheon); Westerland (House Lannister); The Reach (House Tyrell); Dorne (House Martell). Based on the mind map above, you can clearly see the internal relationships between families and characters.
Why Game of Thrones is So Popular?
The TV series overthrows the creative level of all Hollywood magic movies. With its infinite and orderly creative space, it encompasses thousands of full-figured characters. The show also keeps the flavor of its original novel with a concise and focused style. Furthermore, the new characters developed in Game of Thrones are reasonable with brilliant dialogues. All of these are rare in adapted films and TV works.
So far, Game of Thrones has won quite a large number of famous international TV series rewards including the Emmy Awards and the Gloden Globe Awards. The show has overall 85 Emmy nominations and 47 Emmy wins (exclude nominations), and 6 Golden Globe nominations and 1 win from 2011 to 2018. The winning categories of the show including Best Supporting Actor; Best Supporting Actress; Best Drama Series; Best Directing for a Drama Series; Best Writing for a Drama Series; Best Makeup; Best Costumes; Best Visual Effects and so on.
It took HBO in total two and a half years to prepare and produce Game of Thrones. The production of the play was mainly done at HBO’s Belfast studio. Some other scenes were done in Northern Ireland, Scotland, Malta, Croatia, Iceland, and Morocco. It was also the most expensive TV series ever produced by HBO. Moreover, HBO hired language experts from the Language Creation Society to help with pronunciation, vocabulary and complex grammatical structure for Game of Thrones.
Other Behind-the-scenes Tidbits
- The maximum number of staff was 583.
- There are 162 characters with lines in the whole play, 17 of whom are the core characters (the names appear in the headlines and subtitles).
- A total of 150 sets of complete armor were prepared by the staff team.
- A total of 130 helmets were prepared by the staff team.
- There are about 80 people in the staff team (including fashion designers).
- The basic budget for the first season of the show is $50 to $60 million (excluding tens of millions of dollars in promotions).
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