Shipping

'Game of Thrones' Couples Fans Want to See in Season 8

Fan fiction surrounding 'Game of Thrones' (or any other popular series) frequently takes on the imaginative task of "shipping," a term derived from the word "relationship," in which enthusiasts pair up any two characters they'd most like to see together either sexually or romantically.

Bigger Ships, Bigger Risks

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