a couple of things for those of you feeling the lack of Game of Thrones
In Auckland, they erected a statue of King Joffrey Baratheon, Lord of the Seven Kingdoms, Protector of the Realm, just so they could pull it down:
It was a promo for premium cable channel SoHo, which airs Game of Thrones in New Zealand. Read more about it at artnet news.
Here’s one fan’s perspective on the big moment:
And via Tor.com, the entire history of Westeros explained via 16 maps that are, according to Tor.com, “pretty bad-ass and… totally spoiler-free.” The first:
(Click here for the full-size version.)
They’re by Reddit user HotbrownDoubleDouble, and they can be found at imgur. (The Tor post links only to the first nine maps — reader PJK found the link for all 16 in the comments there.)
Thanks to bronxbee and PJK for the links.