Game of Thrones Review: S1E1 – “Winter is Coming”

“Winter is Coming.”

And with those three words, the stage is set for one of the most highly anticipated TV adaptations in years.  Over two years since the project was announced, almost six months since the first footage was shown on TV, HBO has finally delivered “Game of Thrones”, a ten-part series based on the first book of George R. R. Martin’s “A Song of Ice and Fire” series.  This fantasy epic tale was first delivered to bookstores almost fifteen years ago, and the fifth book is due this July.  The fanbase has been eagerly awaiting “A Dance with Dragons” and this new show — love for Martin’s series has never been higher, and HBO knows it has a lot of expectations to meet.

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Press Release: Del Ray Announces New Transformers Origin Novel

DEL REY ANNOUNCES TRANSFORMERS ORIGINS STORY NOVEL NEW YORK, NY — April 27, 2010 — Del Rey, an imprint of Ballantine Books at the Random House Publishing Group, announced today that Del Rey Books will publish TRANSFORMERS: EXODUS. Telling one of the most important stories in the TRANSFORMERS canon, this novel explores and expands upon the origins of the supervillain MEGATRON, leader of the evil DECEPTICONS, and the rise of OPTIMUS PRIME to leadership of the heroic AUTOBOTS. TRANSFORMERS: EXODUS will be written by Alex Irvine and will release in Summer 2010.

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