The day has come! A Dance With Dragons is now on the shelves (or available for purchase, depending on when you’re reading this) and now we all get to enjoy the next installment in George R.R. Martin’s Song of Ice and Fire saga.
We’re opening up this spoiler thread for those who have read the book and want to get into the heat of discussion and theorizing. All topics are open below. If you don’t want to be spoiled, do not read the below comments.
For those who want to know if A Dance With Dragons satisfies without being spoiled on any plot details, check out Jo Walton’s excellent spoiler-free review.
We’ll be reconvening with additional analysis of A Dance With Dragons in a few days time, once more folks have gotten a chance to read the book, so keep an eye out for more from Jo Walton in regards to that.
Don’t forget that we’ve got a lot of great original content here on Tor.com that analyzes the series, from book reads (and rereads) to essays and more. You can find it all easily at the Song of Ice and Fire Master Index.
Now, let’s begin the dance.