Episode 23: Game of Thrones, Game of Thrones VS. Lord of the Rings, Top 5 Fantasy Epics

Game of Thrones

"Winter is coming." We discuss all things Game of Thrones! What makes the story so unique? Why is the relationship between George R.R. Martin and fandom so complicated? What's the impact of the show's controversial sexual and racial content? And who will win the Iron Throne of Westeros? In the INFINITE CROSSOVER CHAMBER, what's the better adaptation - Game of Thrones or Lord of the Rings? We share our top 5 fantasy epics. Special guest, geeky psychologist John G.

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Show Notes

  • 0:00 – 48:01 Game of Thrones.
  • 48:02 – 1:02:51: INFINITE CROSSOVER CHAMBER: Game of Thrones VS. Lord of the Rings.
  • 1:02:52 – 1:31:43: Top 5 fantasy epics.


Top 5 Fantasy Epics


  1. Game of Thrones
  2. Where the Wild Things Are (book)
  3. The Dark Crystal
  4. Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade
  5. Groundhog Day


  1. The Sandman
  2. The Kingkiller Chronicle
  3. The Dark Crystal
  4. The Odyssey (Fitzgerald translation)
  5. The Chronicles of Narnia (books)


  1. Where the Wild Things Are (book)
  2. The Wizard of Oz
  3. Enchanted
  4. Princess Mononoke
  5. The NeverEnding Story

Honorable Mentions:

  • Buffy the Vampire Slayer 
  • Dead Like Me
  • Pushing Daisies 
  • The Earthsea Series
  • The Chronicles of Prydain
  • The Dark is Rising
  • The Last Unicorn
  • Ladyhawke 
  • The Princess Bride
  • Monty Python and the Holy Grail
  • The Giving Tree
  • Xena: Warrior Princess
  • The Dark Tower Series
  • The Secret of NIMH
  • Willow