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Amazon Prime's 'Invincible' opened with a Red Wedding moment. Now you know why.

Published May 01 2021 at 11:00 AM GMT
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  • It was easy to compare the end of Invincible's first episode to one of the most talked-about scenes from HBO's Game of Thrones.
  • But until Season 1's epic finale, no one but fans of the comic really knew why it happened.
  • The Game of Thrones "Red Wedding" scene needs little introduction at this point.
  • As the series' third season rounded into its final stretch, a royal nuptial turned into a bloody mass assassination, clearing a notable lineup of major characters off the board and effectively hitting reset on the storyInvincible tread a similar path when its first episode capped off with Nolan Grayson (J.
  • K Simmons), née Omni-Man, ambushing the Guardians of the Globe super-team — his longtime colleagues — and murdering them in cold blood.



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  • Published May 1, 2021 11:00 AM GMT