Originally Posted by Crispy75
Re-watching S6 in preparation, lots of the straight-up dialogue scenes are just awful. People tell each other what they just did. Tyrion's parts in particular are a pale shadow of his former wit. The action is superb, the production design is perfect and the big story beats are great, but the actual drama is terrible now that they don't have GRRM's words to crib off.
Still 100% hyped of course.
Ha, I thought the same thing. Overall I LOVED how the handled Jaime's time at Riverrun, but when he threatened Edmure's child and used "catapult" instead of "trebuchet", part of me was just so bummed that they used the simpler, easier to understand term.