Sunday, November 18, 2012

If Edward Gorey Wrote ‘Game of Thrones’

by . Posted on Flavorpill -Saturday Nov 17, 2012

Edward Gorey is known for his dark, creepy-funny illustrations, and George R.R. Martin, whose fantasy series A Song of Ice and Fire has swept the nation via its HBO adaptation, Game of Thrones, is known for his knack for killing off just about everybody in progressively more gruesome ways. So perhaps it was inevitable that someone — in this case, DeviantART users Curtana and Kaleadora – paired the two, creating a Game of Thrones-style alphabet in the style of Gorey’s The Gashlycrumb Tinies, detailing a few of the goriest deaths in the series. Important warning: this alphabet is full of spoilers. Even if you’ve watched season two of the HBO show. Proceed at your own risk. If you already know who dies and how and just want to see it again, click through to see some of our favorites, and then head here to check out the entire alphabet, complete with rhyme scheme and extra scribble-blood.

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