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This Spring, Winter is Coming... to HBO

BalefuegoBalefuego Registered User regular
edited February 2011 in Singularity Engine++
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Game of Thrones is an upcoming American medieval fantasy television series created by David Benioff and Dan Weiss for HBO. The series, based on author George R. R. Martin's best-selling A Song of Ice and Fire series of novels, chronicles the violent dynastic struggles among noble families for control of the Iron Throne of Westeros.[1] HBO programming chief Michael Lombardo has stated that the series will likely debut in Spring 2011

Starring

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SEAN BEAN as Eddard Stark (on the left, duh)

Head of House Stark and Lord of Winterfell and the North.

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MARK ADDEY as King Robert Baratheon

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LENA HEADY as Queen Cersei

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NIKOLAJ COSTER-WALDAU as Ser Jaime Lannister the Queen's twin brother and a member of Robert's Kingsguard

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PETER DINKLAGE as Tyrion Lannister, their younger dwarf brother. (in the midget sense, not the Tolkein sense)

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EMILIA CLARKE as Daenerys Targaryen, along with her older brother Viserys they are the last surviving members of the Targaryen line. Eddard and Robert led the rebellion that overthrew their father, Mad King Aerys.


There's a bunch more major characters but these were the best pics. Eddard's wife Catelyn, and their kids are all also major players, really there's too many characters to list.

Here are some promo trailers
The newest most awesome trailer

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zjY6QnOPcoI

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FAZzCFPcLoo

Also I guess there are some books or something that are good

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This thread is better

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  • BucketmanBucketman Dyslexic Puppy Skraggle RockRegistered User regular
    edited November 2010
    I support Bale. Bale for Threadadent

    Also I want the next fucking book already.

  • SimBenSimBen Registered User regular
    edited November 2010
    Bale god damn it.

    I will NOT let you topple my threadasty!

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  • SimBenSimBen Registered User regular
    edited November 2010
    I'd like to state for the record that I made my thread first and that I didn't make it until the previous thread, which was also mine, got locked.

    But you have the superior OP. :(

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  • FirmSkaterFirmSkater Registered User regular
    edited November 2010
    These books are good, yes?

    I was thinking of asking for a good book for Christmas that will be actually entertaining.

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  • IsoldaeIsoldae Hats Off To JigglypuffRegistered User regular
    edited November 2010
    Now I don't even know which thread to post in.

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  • BrogeyBrogey Carrots Santa Monica, CAModerator mod
    edited November 2010
    Isoldae wrote: »
    Now I don't even know which thread to post in.
    I like this one better. :P

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  • IsoldaeIsoldae Hats Off To JigglypuffRegistered User regular
    edited November 2010
    FirmSkater wrote: »
    These books are good, yes?

    I was thinking of asking for a good book for Christmas that will be actually entertaining.

    These books are good, yes.

    But you will be pissed at the end because the writer hasn't finished anything and it doesn't look like he will for a long time.

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  • SimBenSimBen Registered User regular
    edited November 2010
    FUUUUUUUUUUUUUCK.

    I'll make my OWN thread! With blackjack! And hookers!

    In fact, forget the thread and blackjack!

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  • cj iwakuracj iwakura The Rhythm Regent Chantry of NightmaresRegistered User regular
    edited November 2010
    Ditto.


    By the by, my GoT has this cover:

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    Rather fond of it.

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  • BalefuegoBalefuego Registered User regular
    edited November 2010
    cj iwakura wrote: »
    Ditto.


    By the by, my GoT has this cover:

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    Rather fond of it.

    that looks awful

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  • Macro9Macro9 Registered User regular
    edited November 2010
    A Game of Threads

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  • EndEnd Registered User regular
    edited November 2010
    Goddammit, now I have to subscribe to this thread too?

    :rotate:

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  • cj iwakuracj iwakura The Rhythm Regent Chantry of NightmaresRegistered User regular
    edited November 2010
    It has ice, fire, and dragons.


    Also, Bogey, no word on that request? :P

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  • The Lovely BastardThe Lovely Bastard Registered User regular
    edited November 2010
    hey bale

    give me one sentence from these books that will make me watch the show

    other than the fact that peter dinklage is in it and he is one of the best actors ever

  • BalefuegoBalefuego Registered User regular
    edited November 2010
    hey bale

    give me one sentence from these books that will make me watch the show

    other than the fact that peter dinklage is in it and he is one of the best actors ever

    Well there's one that I know 100% would get you to watch it but it's from the 3rd book and is kind of a semi-big spoiler.

    Let me see if I can think of another that would be less drastic, but I'll use that one if I need to.

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  • cj iwakuracj iwakura The Rhythm Regent Chantry of NightmaresRegistered User regular
    edited November 2010
    If I could think of one,
    In the game of thrones, you win or you die. There is no middle ground.

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  • SolarSolar Registered User regular
    edited November 2010
    Totally pumped for this.

  • SimBenSimBen Registered User regular
    edited November 2010
    Look at my avatar. That's a pretty good one.

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  • tofutofu Registered User regular
    edited November 2010
    Peter Dinklage does not not sufficiently hideous

  • BalefuegoBalefuego Registered User regular
    edited November 2010
    This is why TLB didn't ask you


    I know what TLB wants

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  • NechriahNechriah Registered User regular
    edited November 2010
    cj iwakura wrote: »
    Ditto.


    By the by, my GoT has this cover:

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    Rather fond of it.

    Me too! I have all the others with the (in my opinion) nicer British cover designs; but I do have an abiding fondness for my worn copy of AGoT with that cover. I bought it second hand about two or three years ago, and I must have read it ten times since then. The pages turn so easily and flip open to my favourite parts with little or no effort.

  • Grey GhostGrey Ghost Definitely better than Lance Registered User regular
    edited November 2010
    So this is gonna rule pretty hard

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  • cj iwakuracj iwakura The Rhythm Regent Chantry of NightmaresRegistered User regular
    edited November 2010
    I half expect Six Feet Under's music to kick in during that teaser.

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  • FandyienFandyien But Otto, what about us? Registered User regular
    edited November 2010
    I have been wondering how they are gonna do daenaerys

    they made her older right

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  • BalefuegoBalefuego Registered User regular
    edited November 2010
    Fandyien wrote: »
    I have been wondering how they are gonna do daenaerys

    they made her older right

    all the kids were made a few years older.

    Robb, Jon, and Dany are all in the 17 range now rather than ~14

    the younger kids were aged up similarly

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  • SimBenSimBen Registered User regular
    edited November 2010
    Some quotes:

    There are no men like me. There's only me.

    Rhaegar fought valiantly, Rhaegar fought nobly, Rhaegar fought honorably. And Rhaegar died.

    Those are brave men. Let's go kill them.

    In his chainmail shirt with a sword in his hand, Gendry looked almost a man grown, and dangerous. Hot Pie looked like Hot Pie.

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  • The Lovely BastardThe Lovely Bastard Registered User regular
    edited November 2010
    bale is a dude who knows what I like

    anyone who may be my satan should ask bale what it is I will dig

  • IsoldaeIsoldae Hats Off To JigglypuffRegistered User regular
    edited November 2010
    Jon better be so badass.

    Or I will be disappoint.

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  • cj iwakuracj iwakura The Rhythm Regent Chantry of NightmaresRegistered User regular
    edited November 2010
    Not a better man on the planet for Eddard.

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    Nothing to declare, my friend. Nothing at all.
  • NotYouNotYou Registered User regular
    edited November 2010
    Isoldae wrote: »
    Arya better be so badass.

    Or I will be disappoint.

  • BalefuegoBalefuego Registered User regular
    edited November 2010
    Isoldae wrote: »
    Jon better be so badass.

    Or I will be disappoint.

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    That's Jon and Bran

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  • joshofalltradesjoshofalltrades Golden slumbers fill your eyes Smiles await you when you riseRegistered User regular
    edited November 2010
    Yes this is the OP I craved

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  • The Lovely BastardThe Lovely Bastard Registered User regular
    edited November 2010
    also bale you can hit me up with whatever spoiler I ain't care

    I need to see the best

  • RubberACRubberAC Sidney BC!Registered User regular
    edited November 2010
    fuuuuuuck every time i read these threads i get a mad casting-boner
    theyre all so great and jaime is incredible

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  • IsoldaeIsoldae Hats Off To JigglypuffRegistered User regular
    edited November 2010
    That dude looks sufficiently badass.

    But now NotYou reminded me of the bullshit cliffhanger in the books and I am disappoint again.

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  • Grey GhostGrey Ghost Definitely better than Lance Registered User regular
    edited November 2010
    Isoldae wrote: »
    That dude looks sufficiently badass.

    But now NotYou reminded me of the bullshit cliffhanger in the books and I am disappoint again.

    Stop saying that

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  • SimBenSimBen Registered User regular
    edited November 2010
    also bale you can hit me up with whatever spoiler I ain't care

    I need to see the best

    This is the one Bale considered telling you, but it is super-spoilery for the end of book 3:
    "In the end, Tywin Lannister did not shit gold."

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  • IsoldaeIsoldae Hats Off To JigglypuffRegistered User regular
    edited November 2010
    You're not the boss of me Grey Ghost! You're not my father!
    Ok.

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  • SolarSolar Registered User regular
    edited November 2010
    Isoldae wrote: »
    Jon better be so badass.

    Or I will be disappoint.

    Yeah me too.

  • BalefuegoBalefuego Registered User regular
    edited November 2010
    dang it SimBen that quote ain't make a ton of sense without context

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