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Game of Drones? How bad writing in 'Game of Thrones' has turned into sexist cliché

Without proper source material, the series has become a crude impersonation of what it was in the first four seasons.

A rarely-spoken truth over the last few years has been that somewhere during its fifth season, David Benioff and D.B. Weiss’ Game of Thrones lost its way. Not coincidentally, this was also when they decided to depart from George RR Martin’s A Song of Ice and Fire. Without source material, the series became a crude impersonation of what it was in the first four seasons, as it lost everything that had made it special.

The creative choices since then have been logic-defying at best — and harebrained at worst.

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