Slate's Game of Thrones podcast recaps Episode 2, Season 7.

Game of Thrones’ Latest Sadistic Villain Arrives on the High Seas

Game of Thrones’ Latest Sadistic Villain Arrives on the High Seas

Brow Beat
Slate's Culture Blog
July 24 2017 1:41 PM

Game of Thrones’ Latest Sadistic Villain Arrives on the High Seas

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Theon and Mara Greyjoy encounter their nemesis.

Helen Sloan/courtesy of HBO

In this recap of the second episode of Season 7, Slate critics discuss how Daenerys is growing up, Arya's reunion with a few old friends, and the nasty nautical battle led by the latest sadistic villain in the series.

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June Thomas is managing producer of Slate podcasts.

Isaac Butler is a writer and theater director, most recently of Real Enemies, which premiered at the Brooklyn Academy of Music. He is co-writing The World Only Spins Forward, a history of Angels in America, with Dan Kois.

Sam Adams is a Slate senior editor and the editor of Slate’s culture blog, Brow Beat.