Why are people so mad at Game of Thrones?

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  • Published: 14 May 2019
  • The final season of Game of Thrones, and especially the last 3 episodes, have divided and angered many fans of the show. But why? Well, there are a number of reasons for this, so let’s break down the biggest and most recent problem first - Daenerys.

    In last night’s episode, Daenerys and Drogon rain fire down upon King’s Landing, killing thousands of innocents. This is all after Cersei’s armies have surrendered. Now the show’s writers justify this by claiming it’s the Mad King storyline coming full circle with his daughter. And, if the show had more episodes and time to develop this extreme choice, it could have made more sense. But we’re only given 6 episodes this season, as opposed to the usual 10, and the decision to make Daenerys the “Mad Queen” seems rushed and hasty.

    Throughout the seasons, we’ve seen Daenerys promise she’s nothing like her father, as she’s freed slaves and ruled mostly benevolently. So last night’s episode largely felt like a betrayal to both fans and her very character. An entire city going up in flames makes for a great visual, sure, but narratively it’s questionable. Now it appears Daenerys is the show’s “Big Bad,” and not Cersei.

    And that’s another big problem - Cersei and her fate. Fans were out for blood and wanted a gruesome end for the cold-hearted tyrant. But instead of getting a knife in the heart (like many predicted), she fell victim to rubble. Now one could argue that Daenerys ultimately killed Cersei...but her end still seems somewhat anticlimactic. And that doesn't even begin to address Jaime's problem.

    Jaime's redemption arc - where'd it go?! The Lannister most changed from a character standpoint after years of questioning his actions and his loyalty to his lover went back to his old ways all too quickly. In the previous episode, after leaving Brienne, fans had hoped he was on his way to King's Landing just to finish Cersei off himself. But this latest episode proved - NOPE! - he just wanted one last cuddle with his sister-lover. Hm.

    In conclusion, we only have 1 episode left, and frankly I’m excited to see where this all goes.

    GREEN SCREEN VERSION: blog-rank.info/user/watch?v=SZwkU6egd8M
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Comments • 5 609

  • Sonic THD
    Sonic THD  8 hours back

    *We won*

    • 3DaiYo4Kai56
      3DaiYo4Kai56  18 hours back

      We are all waiting for your “you’re welcome Marvel! Oh yeah & congrats.” Video upload. Like it better be up this week. Btw tbh

      • ajameslual21
        ajameslual21  19 hours back

        We now at number 1!!!!

        • sarah
          sarah  1 days back

          we did it reddit

          • Double A Animations
            Double A Animations  2 days back

            I am here because Avatar is defeated and Endgame is the new NUMBER 1 TOP GROSSING MOVIE

            • ricky roach
              ricky roach  2 days back

              We did it!!!

              • pobby
                pobby  2 days back

                Eyyyy we did it

                • Bokto
                  Bokto  6 days back

                  Only a million dollars away, everyone!

                  • The Guardian of the Spoons

                    Disliked, too many jacksfilms

                    • 1h3C0d3
                      1h3C0d3  1 weeks back

                      *this video is sponsored by Disney*

                      • Big Man
                        Big Man  1 weeks back

                        Uhh breaking bad is better.

                        • Silvija Basic
                          Silvija Basic  1 weeks back

                          I think I won't be able to sleep






                          ever again

                          • obey link
                            obey link  1 weeks back

                            0:29

                            • Trey Karz
                              Trey Karz  1 weeks back

                              Jack I’m sorry, I never saw Endgame

                              • cardemom wolf
                                cardemom wolf  2 weeks back

                                *H E Y D I D Y A S E E E N D G A M E Y E T*

                                • ruberto
                                  ruberto  2 weeks back

                                  im ngl it would be funny if Jack just interrupted the video and started talking about endgame

                                  • Master NER D
                                    Master NER D  2 weeks back

                                    This video cracks me up every time.

                                    • Ewan Arends
                                      Ewan Arends  2 weeks back

                                      I'm sorry but you shouldve used mr worldwide on the background instead of this is the moment

                                      • SoulHuN7eR
                                        SoulHuN7eR  3 weeks back

                                        its funny how you can see the sweat coming with each jack. xD

                                        • Jaxla12x6
                                          Jaxla12x6  3 weeks back

                                          LOL OwO Raaaarws This took on a twistbI never expected

                                          • PMT Slot Hits n' Stuff
                                            PMT Slot Hits n' Stuff  3 weeks back

                                            The thumbnail😂😂😂😂😂😂

                                            • oh hell yea
                                              oh hell yea  4 weeks back

                                              Mastapiece

                                              • Ruby MacP
                                                Ruby MacP  4 weeks back

                                                ow

                                                • UnicornLoco
                                                  UnicornLoco  4 weeks back

                                                  U watch endgame yet

                                                  • GrilledCheese
                                                    GrilledCheese  4 weeks back

                                                    I’m so confused, and it makes me feel uncomfortable

                                                    • Mr Duck
                                                      Mr Duck  4 weeks back

                                                      Yeah i’ve never seen game of thrones too.

                                                      • brown llamä
                                                        brown llamä  4 weeks back

                                                        ok

                                                        • meme machine
                                                          meme machine  4 weeks back

                                                          Haven't watched the endgame yet

                                                          • Koerth Ragsdale
                                                            Koerth Ragsdale  4 weeks back

                                                            I love the one John who said nothing but just danced the whole time😂😂

                                                            • Creepypasta & Squirrels

                                                              No. I haven't seen Endgame yet. I will eventually.

                                                              • Elo Newton
                                                                Elo Newton  1 months back

                                                                This video gave me anxiety lmao

                                                                • Its Bella wolfie gacha
                                                                  Its Bella wolfie gacha  1 months back

                                                                  Nice reason

                                                                  • Murdoch Quintland Rochefeller

                                                                    *Hey you see Endgame yet?*

                                                                    • what?
                                                                      what?  1 months back

                                                                      HETDIDUSEEENDGAMEYET??!11,.,?!1?!

                                                                      • abbe rodriguez
                                                                        abbe rodriguez  1 months back

                                                                        Should've been called endgame shitpost

                                                                        • The Animated Sandwich
                                                                          The Animated Sandwich  1 months back

                                                                          That Captain America shirt...

                                                                          *I have that Captain America shirt*

                                                                          • Noah Albrecht
                                                                            Noah Albrecht  1 months back

                                                                            You should have worn an avatar shirt

                                                                            • Robert
                                                                              Robert  1 months back

                                                                              Jaksfilms is now blocked. Thats 28 seconds of my life wasted. Asshole!

                                                                            • CaramelTV
                                                                              CaramelTV  1 months back

                                                                              0:35 what was the song in the background?

                                                                              • Shannyn
                                                                                Shannyn  1 months back

                                                                                Sorry to say something completely unrelated and really annoying but what the fuck is the song that starts playing as multiple Jacks start crowding the screen? It sounds kinda familiar to me for some reason lol.

                                                                                • MintSodaOWO
                                                                                  MintSodaOWO  1 months back

                                                                                  Reeee

                                                                                  • Agustín Risatti
                                                                                    Agustín Risatti  1 months back

                                                                                    So I have to watch Game of Thrones: Endgame?

                                                                                    • Agustín Risatti
                                                                                      Agustín Risatti  1 months back

                                                                                      I think he might want me to watch Endgame.

                                                                                      • Dimentive
                                                                                        Dimentive  1 months back

                                                                                        HEY, DID YOU SEE END—

                                                                                        • Katie Jevons
                                                                                          Katie Jevons  1 months back

                                                                                          this is literally exactly what my school cafeteria sounds like

                                                                                          • Spidey Viewer
                                                                                            Spidey Viewer  1 months back

                                                                                            Less than 60 mill away, people.
                                                                                            #WatchEndgame
                                                                                            #BeatAvatar

                                                                                            • Wert Gamer
                                                                                              Wert Gamer  1 months back

                                                                                              If you're wondering... The music is Like the Ceiling Cant Hold us instrumental

                                                                                              • Max The guy, yes the guy
                                                                                                Max The guy, yes the guy  1 months back

                                                                                                really dude?