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As ever, episode summaries contained spoilers.
You have been warned. Enjoy.
Here are the Game of Thrones May episode summaries from an HBO press release dated today:
GAME OF THRONES: Based on the bestselling fantasy book series "A Song of Ice and Fire," by George R.R. Martin and executive produced and created by David Benioff and D.B. Weiss, the Emmy®- and Golden Globe-winning fantasy series continues the epic story of duplicity and treachery, nobility and honor, conquest and triumph, set in
an enthralling world of intrigue, seduction and magic. In the ten-episode second season, kings from across the land vie for a single, all-powerful throne against the backdrop of a fast-approaching winter – the season of the white raven. (Executive producers, David Benioff, D.B. Weiss, Carolyn Strauss, Frank Doelger; co-executive producers, George R.R. Martin, Vanessa Taylor, Alan Taylor, Guymon Casady, Vince Gerardis; produced by Bernadette Caulfield.) (TV-MA) ESP
-- Episode #16: "The Old Gods and the New": Arya has a surprise visitor; Dany vows to take what is hers; Joffrey meets his subjects; Qhorin gives Jon a chance to prove himself. (Written by Vanessa Taylor; directed by David Nutter.) (TV-MA) [AC, AL, GV, possible N) ESP Playdates: 6, 8, 9 and 12
-- Episode #17: "A Man Without Honor": Jaime meets a relative; Theon hunts; Dany receives an invitation. (Written by David Benioff & D.B. Weiss; directed by David Nutter.) (TV-MA) [AC, AL, GV, possible N) ESP Playdates: 13, 15, 16 and 19
-- Episode #18: "The Prince of Winterfell": Theon holds down the fort; Arya calls in her debt with Jaqen; Robb is betrayed; Stannis and Davos approach their destination. (Written by David Benioff & D.B. Weiss; Directed by Alan Taylor.) (TV-MA) [AC, AL, GV, possible N) ESP Playdates: 20, 22, 23 and 26
-- Episode #19: "Blackwater": Tyrion and the Lannisters fight for their lives as Stannis’ fleet assaults King’s Landing. (Written by George R.R. Martin; Directed by Neil Marshall.) (TV-MA) [AC, AL, GV, possible N) ESP Playdates: 27, 28, 29 and 30