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Game of Thrones: Seven Kingdoms Trailer Released

Posted by Alan at 5:45 PM on July 12, 2012

Game of Thrones, the popular series of books by George R. R. Martin, has become the runaway success story of TV over the past two seasons, with a top-rated HBO series.  Now it’s coming to the internet in the form of an MMORPG (massively multi-player online role playing game) from Bigpoint.

The online release is still a little ways off – beta testing won’t begin until later this year – but they have released the first trailler to whet everyone’s appetite.  Best of all, from what we’re hearing, the game will be free to play.  That almost certainly means in-game ads, but that’s a minor annoyance.

With the tagline “you win or you die”, users will have the chance to experience player versus player action, siege combat and politics in a bid to take control of Westeros.  The :41 second clip is posted below.