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Game of Thrones Series

Postby Imrahil » Feb Wed 19, 2014 12:03 am

Series 1-3 completed.
Note: If you haven't seen Seasons 1-3, avoid reading my explanations as they contain mild spoilers.

I hate that the official covers are all over the place in terms of design, and I also hate digipacks. So I've sized these for 6-disc elite cases, which will hold extra blu-ray discs (but not the dvds/digital copies--I sell those off anyway).  

I know some of the stores have special slipcovers with the houses art, so I kind of wanted to run with that idea.  Each season will have a house for that season (preferably, one which has something to do with the major events of that season, but that may not always be possible).

I have attempted to use HBO's official sigils for the houses, even when they differ from those of the book (Stark's is notably different), and to replicate a cloth texture for both the banners and the sigils (adding "embroidery" for the edges of the logos).

The front is the banner and the House Words, the back shows an image of that house's family seat and the members of the house, and a quote that's relevant to the series.

Season 1: House Stark
Obviously they're our "gateway" into the world, and they split up to various points around Westeros and carry the narrative with them. So here's House Stark, front and back.

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Season 2: House Baratheon
The civil war that dominates this season is driven by two true Baratheons (Stannis and Renly) and one Baratheon in name (Joffrey), so it seemed fair to give them this cover.  Even though Robert is gone, his shadow looms large over all the events of the season, so I included him on the back.  

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Season 3: House Lannister
Season 3 is probably Lannister's high point in the narrative, and in particular they have a very momentous scene in Episode 9.  A lot of the talk in this season is about how the Lannisters pay their debts.

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Season 4: House Tyrell
House Tyrell will dominate the narrative in season 4, so expect a green cover with the Rose of Highgarden on the front.

Preliminary planning is for Season 5 to maybe have House Greyjoy on it, though I guess it could possibly be House Tully?  Season 6 might be House Martell, and then Season 7 would be House Targaryen (assuming we get that far).  If the show keeps going I'm not sure what I'd do, because that's really the main "Great houses" that take part in the war.
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Re: Game of Thrones Series

Postby xShoty » Feb Wed 19, 2014 12:40 am

Look cool bud !  :-O
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Re: Game of Thrones Series

Postby ctaulbee » Feb Wed 19, 2014 1:02 am

Super set of covers Imrahil :-)
You can find all my covers by clicking the spine image, if you download any please leave a comment or smiley, thanks
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Re: Game of Thrones Series

Postby Wrench » Feb Wed 19, 2014 1:06 am

Cool set bud ;-)
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Re: Game of Thrones Series

Postby Salsa » Feb Wed 19, 2014 1:46 am

Very nice collection
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Re: Game of Thrones Series

Postby massi » Feb Wed 19, 2014 5:51 am

Superb looking Set, Imrahil   :-$
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Postby Pico » Feb Wed 19, 2014 6:51 am

Very nice set Imrahil, love the simplicity used on the front.
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Re: Game of Thrones Series

Postby ktx69 » Feb Wed 19, 2014 10:17 pm

great set m8  :-)
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Re: Game of Thrones Series

Postby DrrnHarr » Feb Fri 21, 2014 2:56 pm

Awesome work Imrahil...I am chomping at the bit for the fourth season of this show in April, I've been working my way through the novels.
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Postby Zungam » Feb Fri 21, 2014 3:22 pm

Very nice set you've made there, mate! :)
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Re: Game of Thrones Series

Postby jediaj3001 » Feb Sun 23, 2014 3:32 pm

A superb set - and i'm glad you are planning ahead with future season. The green cover for season 4 sounds wonderful - could you make it a rich dark green - should look fabulous.
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Re: Game of Thrones Series

Postby Sassy » Feb Tue 25, 2014 11:27 pm

Great set of covers thanks :)
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Re: Game of Thrones Series

Postby bankska22 » Feb Wed 26, 2014 3:19 am

Fantastic :-)
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Re: Game of Thrones Series

Postby flappy » Mar Wed 19, 2014 4:00 pm

Nice set thanx  Imrahil
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Re: Game of Thrones Series

Postby shrike » Apr Wed 02, 2014 3:10 pm

Love this show and I love your covers hope you continue them :)
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Re: Game of Thrones Series

Postby Nightrider » Apr Sat 19, 2014 9:09 am

very cool original fronts
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Re: Game of Thrones Series

Postby jediaj3001 » May Tue 20, 2014 6:19 am

Hi bud - with Game of Thrones Season 4 coming to a close in 3 short weeks will you now be releasing your Season 4 cover - can't wait to see this new one!!

EDIT - Any news on Season 4 cover?   :-?
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