Methinks we’ve got more than our fair share of Japanophiles in this community, and if you are one of them, you’ll be feasting your eyes on some pretty sick artwork.
If you’re a Japanophile and a Game of Thrones fan, then you’ll be in heaven. Even if you only watch the HBO’s Game of Thrones, and you haven’t read A Song of Ice and Fire by GRRM, I bet you’ll have a lot to say about these Japanese Game of Thrones book covers.
Now, we have all sorts of covers for the English books, with readers having their preferred version. Here’s a sample – just for Book One, A Game of Thrones.
And that’s not all of it.
They’re not bad at all. In fact, these are awesome covers in my book.
However, the Japanese Game of Thrones book covers are something else. Huge images alert! Also, possible spoilers!
A Game of Thrones
Daenerys is also introduced in the first book, but she isn’t the Mother of Dragons we know today – yet. What I am wondering about is this: if Daenerys is portrayed like this in Japanese Game of Thrones book covers, what would Khal Drogo look like? Any ideas?
A Clash of Kings
Arya with Needle
Sansa didn’t have such a major role in the books as she does now in the TV series, and I have to admit she isn’t my favorite character – far from that. IMHO, this piece of art is perfect in that regard.
A Storm of Swords
A Feast for Crows
Brother and sister. Lovers. Enemies?
A Dance with Dragons
The latest book that has been published, A Dance with Dragons feature the following three characters heavily.