So this post is dedicated to a friend, they know who they are, who tried to convince me to watch Game of Thrones but which I shot down every time. I am now addicted and owe the aforementioned person an apology. In my face.
The Oatmeal: I tried to watch Game of Thrones and this is what happened
Check out The Oatmeal's awesome comic about Game of Thrones.
Which leads me to my second point. Game of Thrones is one of the most downloaded (read pirated) series ever. A popular show but not so popular on TV if you know what I mean. You can read the article here.
Infographic: A guide to the houses
Check out Geeky Tyrant for a better view and a map. Pretty cool.
Lego: now you can play Game of Thrones
Check out more of these on Flickr.
And what would Game of Thrones be without that theme song...
My Little Pony!