A very well written and good read comparing Westworld to Game of Thrones. Below is a small excerpt, but do read the full article too!
The most pronounced difference is that “Game of Thrones” pushes forward and outward with its storytelling, while “Westworld” spirals in on itself. With a vast cast of characters sprawling to the four corners of an enormous world, “Game of Thrones” has taken so much time in unspooling its secrets that the show may no longer need them. By the time Jon Snow’s parentage is revealed, at the end of the most recent season, everyone to whom it would have mattered is already dead. “Winter is Coming,” fans were promised in Season 1, Episode 1, but for six seasons it failed to arrive.