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‘It’s Always Sunny in Westeros’ Is a Clever ‘Game of Thrones’ Fan Mashup — Watch

Winter is coming...but it's still kind of sunny.

Lena Headey on "Game of Thrones"


Winter is officially here on “Game of Thrones,” but that doesn’t mean there won’t be a few sunny days here and there. That, at least, is one takeaway from “It’s Always Sunny in Westeros,” a YouTube mashup of the high-fantasy drama and the comedy whose sensibilities are as black as the Night’s Watch’s uniform. Watch all the episodes, which have been helpfully compiled into one eight-minute video, below.

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All of them take the form of an “It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia” cold open, which begin with the gang — Charlie, Dee, Mac, Dennis and Frank — coming up with a harebrained scheme and jumping to a conclusion that’s instantly contradicted by the title of the episode in question. Here, it’s the likes of Tyrion, Sansa, Jon and Cersei doing just that — yet another reminder that the best laid plans of maesters and men often go awry.

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There are vague spoilers throughout, and each visual punchline (“Cersei kills everyone”) requires some familiarity with both shows, making this something of a fans-only proposition — albeit a clever one.

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