**** Please NO SPOILERS from the TV show or the books ****
WINTER IS COMING . . . and it arrives tonight !
Update: 17 April 2011 - Finally! No longer an anticipation thread . . . This will now be the Game of Thrones discussion thread (discussion begins on page 5 for those not interested in reading all of the preamble).
Welcome to Westeros . . .
A handy guide for those new to this world can be found at http://www.towerofthehand.com/
(Thanks intodeep for the link )
UPDATE: 11April 2011
Well, it's nearly here. The HBO premiere is 17 April 2011 at 9:00 pm EST
UPDATE: 3 March 2011
Holy crap, after years of delay, A DANCE WITH DRAGONS is finally coming!!!!!
12 July 2011 is the date it will be in stores Woo Hoo!!!!
http://shelf-life.ew.com/2011/03/03/dan ... gons-date/
UPDATE: 17 JANUARY 2011
Woo Hoo! Three months I don't know if I can wait that long If you haven't yet read the series then now is your chance. You've got three months to get caught up. Now GO!!!!
Latest GoT Teaser (16 January 2011)
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PZ5p18wI ... r_embedded
Raven Tease . . .
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FAZzCFPc ... re=related
Winter is Coming Tease . . .
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xVytEgSO ... re=related
GoT 3rd Teaser . . .
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=43LW7a_N ... re=related
Inside GoT (extended version) . . .
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=psbBi7dL ... re=related
http://movies.yahoo.com/news/movies.eon ... f-20090506
• Peter Dinklage is reuniting with The Station Agent director Tom McCarthy for the HBO fantasy pilot Game of Thrones, described as an epic battle for power set in a vast and violent kingdom. Dinklage will play the outcast brother of the queen.
Now if we could only get A Dance With Dragons published sometime this year life would be good
SEE 3 MARCH 2011 UPDATE
UPDATE: 2 MARCH 2010
According to numerous sources including George R. R. Martin http://grrm.livejournal.com/
and Mo Ryan (Chicago Tribune) http://featuresblogs.chicagotribune.com ... rtin-.html
HBO has greenlit Game of Thrones for 2011. So excited that this is happening