Tags: A Game of Thrones
A Dance With Dragons Signed by George R. R. Martin The Leaning Pile of Books

This week brought some pretty exciting books since I finally got my copy of A Dance With Dragons, the fifth installment in George R. R. Martin’s A Song of Ice and Fire series.  Better yet, I got it signed along with a new hardcover copy of A Game of Thrones (because I really needed a third copy of this book, but oh well – it’s signed and it’s one of two books in the series I didn’t already have in […]

Stupid Ned Stark Game of Thrones is Dead; Long Live A Song of Ice and Fire!

For now, at least, it’s all over but the wailing*: tonight’s episode of Game of Thrones on HBO was the season finale.  But for those of us who have been four books ahead of the television series all year, the main event is still to come.  The fifth book in A Song of Ice and Fire, A Dance with Dragons, is set to be released on July 12th.  But oh, it’s been a long, long wait–long enough that I’ve forgotten […]

Upcoming Games Based on Fantasy Books

Namely George R. R. Martin’s A Song of Ice and Fire and Brandon Sanderson’s Mistborn. Ubisoft has a PC game scheduled for release in September called A Game of Thrones: Genesis.  It’s a RTS starting approximately 700 years before the beginning of the book A Game of Thrones and leading up to that point.  For more information, read this article or visit the official site. Progress has also been made on the Mistborn pen and paper RPG and there should […]