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  • July 11, 2014
    This is a short 3-second clip of George R.R. Martin responding to a question about what he thinks of the fans who demand he hurry up and finish the Song of Ice and Fire series in case he dies soon. For reference, Martin is 65. "And round." I didn't say that. I will say that... / Continue →
  • July 8, 2014
    Note: Larger version HERE if you are into details. Me? I like everything as small and blurry as possible. This is a Sig Sauer P220 customized with a House Targaryen motif. It's the perfect gun for...Game of Thones fans? I dunno, I feel like they would be more into swords a... / Continue →
  • June 18, 2014
    This is a short (and shaky) video of George R.R. Martin throwing out the first pitch at an Albuquerque Isotopes minor league baseball game. You don't actually get to see where the pitch lands, but I get the feeling George made the right decision pursuing writing instead of bas... / Continue →
  • June 10, 2014
    Note: Image may contain some spoilers so hopefully you only glanced at it if you don't keep up with the show. This is artist nedesem's cartoon of Game of Thrones packed into a single image. I feel like he really captured the essence of the series. The artist I commissioned t... / Continue →
  • May 2, 2014
    This is a visual comparison of fantasy dragon sizes as compiled by The Daily Dot. As you can see, George R.R. Martin's dragons take the cake. Still, I would have liked to see Falcor, Trogdor and Puff the Magic Dragon on the chart. Man, if I was friends with Puff I would have... / Continue →
  • April 22, 2014
    This is an interactive map (links to actual map) of Westeros and the surrounding lands created by Westeros.org user carpiediem. You can click on pretty much anywhere to bring up a Game of Thrones wiki about the area, track characters' travels through the books and show, and mo... / Continue →
  • April 14, 2014
    This is the Game of Thrones inspired 3-eyed crow created by Allis Markham, a taxidermist for the Natural History Museum of Los Angeles, and owner of Preytaxidermy, who also teaches classes on the subject. Apparently it's illegal in the US to sell or trade dead crows (because t... / Continue →
  • February 25, 2014
    This is a worthwhile fan-edited trailer for the fourth season of Game of Thrones set to Lorde's version of 'Everybody Wants to Rule the World'. I saw a dragon. And, for the record, I do not want to rule the world. That sounds like a lot of responsibility and I am NOT into re... / Continue →
  • February 18, 2014
    This is the Game of Thrones themed tiered wedding cake baked and decorated by Northern Ireland based Candytuft Cakes. Each tier is inspired by something different. The bottom tier is inspired by Tyrion Lannister's leather tabards, the gold layer by Brienne of Tarth's armor, t... / Continue →
  • January 22, 2014
    Danaerys wears traditional Heian-period royal clothing and is seated on the Mongolian Steppes, a fitting analogy for the Dothraki Sea, far from Westeros. This is a series of digital paintings by Imgur user seiji featuring A Song of Fire and Ice scenes in the style of traditio... / Continue →
  • November 25, 2013
    This is a small series (there's five) of Game of Thrones heroines imagined by Elin Jonsson in the style of famed art nouveau painter Alphonse Mucha (of that JOB rolling papers poster I had in my dorm room fame, among others). Like them? You can order prints/iPhone cases/throw... / Continue →
  • November 20, 2013
    Ever wonder how many deaths there have been in George R.R. Martin's 'A Song of Fire and Ice' series so far? This many. After a quick count I estimate over ten. "There are way more than ten." It was a very quick count. Thanks to Pillowfight (you know I'm down!) and Greg, wh... / Continue →
  • December 21, 2012
    This is a video of how to set ice on fire by adding ice cubes to a layer of calcium carbide. Except the ice isn't really burning -- it's just providing the water fuel that calcium carbide needs to produce acetylene gas, which will burn like a lit fart. Calcium carbide consis... / Continue →