Winter Is Coming: The 23 Greatest Game of Thrones Gifts for Fans

Game Of Thrones Gift Guide
While we are still dealing with Breaking Bad withdrawals, the return of Game of Thrones will certainly help heal the wounds. Easily one of our favorite shows on televisions (alongside The Walking Dead), we can hardly wait for the season 4 debut in the coming months. Based on George R.R. Martin’s ‘A Song of Ice and Fire’ novels, David Benoiff and D.B. Weiss have done an exceptional job on the HBO series (even if they have strayed away from the books from time to time). Being fans of the Stark family, we are eager to get back to business after the dreadful Red Wedding left a whole in our hearts. With the series set to return to HBO this April, we couldn’t think of any better way to celebrate than creating the ultimate Game of Thrones gift guide. We’ve been writing about this stuff for years, and have decided to compile a list of the 23 greatest Game of Thrones gifts on the retail scene. Whether it’s a birthday or holiday, we can guarantee you’ll have no trouble finding a gift for that Game of Thrones loving fan in your life.

House Sigil Shot Glasses

1. House Sigil Shot Glasses

Whether you’re riding with the Starks, Lannisters, or any other house for that matter, this collection of 12 shot glasses has you covered. If season 4 is anything like season 3, you’re definitely going to need these. [Purchase]

Iron Throne Replica

2. Life-Size Iron Throne Replica

Made from hand painted fiberglass, this Game of Thrones replica chair weighs in at 350 pounds, and is the perfect way to watch the show. It will however cost you about $30,000, and you won’t become ruler of the seven kingdoms. [Purchase]

Game of Thrones Cookbook

3. Game of Thrones Cookbook

After an unofficial cookbook hit the internet (and saw a ton of success), George R.R. Martin’s team put together an official cookbook for fans. With over 100 recipes, this book should keep you fed through the entire season. [Purchase]

Game of Thrones Wall Decal

4. Game of Thrones Wall Decal

A bit more practical than the Iron Throne replica chair above (and a whole lot cheaper), this decal can be applied to any wall, transforming your chair (or toilet) into the iron throne everyone is fighting over. [Purchase]

Game of Thrones Beer

5. Game of Thrones Beer

Brewery Ommegang and HBO have teamed up to create an entire collection of beers inspired by the hit televisions series. The first beer was called ‘Iron Throne,’ the second ‘Take The Black Stout,’ and there are plans to release more ahead of the upcoming season debuts. [Purchase]

Stark Direwolf Bookends

6. Stark Direwolf Bookends

Designed to look just like the Dire Wolves led by House Stark, these sturdy bookends measure in at 8 inches tall, and weigh 6 pounds each, and should hold up nicely against any collection of books. [Purchase]

Game Of Thrones Boxed Book Set 1
Is there a better gift for Game of Thrones fans than the original ‘A Song of Fire and Ice’ book series? This boxed set comes with all 5 books up to this point including “A Game of Thrones,” “A Clash of Kings,” “A Storm of Swords,” “A Feast for Crows,” and “A Dance with Dragons.” [Purchase]

Crows Before Hoes T-Shirt 0

8. Crows Before Hoes T-Shirt

The most important rule of the Night’s Watch. Show your love for the bastard child Jon Snow with this awesome t-shirt. [Purchase]

Game of Thrones Poster Full World Map

9. Game of Thrones Poster Full World Map

We know the show can get a bit complicated at times, and that’s exactly what this map was created for. Perfect for hanging in the office, this map will ensure you never get lost in the geography details again. [Purchase]

House Stark Fleece Blanket

10. House Stark Fleece Blanket

Winter is coming, and there’s no better way to prepare than this distressed fleece blanket representing the family of Winterfell. [Purchase]

Dragon Egg Canister

11. Dragon Egg Canister

Modeled to look just like one of Daenerys Targaryen’s famous dragon eggs, this officially licensed cookie jar is made from hand-painted ceramic. Standing in at just under 10 inches tall, this thing can store plenty of cookies or any other misc item you can think up. [Purchase]

A Game Of Thrones Board Game

12. A Game Of Thrones Board Game

After hitting a home run with the original version of the board game, you can now get your hands on the 2nd edition version of the game. The rules are more streamlined with integrated expansions that let you play as many of the great houses from House Stark to Lannister, and several in between. It’s designed to be played with anywhere from 3-6 people, and games can last up to 3 hours, so clear your schedule. [Purchase]

Saul Bass Style Game of Thrones Posters

13. Saul Bass Style Game of Thrones Posters

Designer Fernando Reza has created an entire series of minimalistic posters paying tribute to the late American graphic designer Saul Bass. All of the prints are available for purchase, but keep in mind they are extremely limited, so don’t expect them to last long. [Purchase]

Inside HBOs Game of Thrones

14. Inside HBO’s Game of Thrones

There’s nothing like getting behind the scenes of your favorite show, and that’s where this book comes into play. This book was created to drop some knowledge on the hit series, complete with everything from storyboards and interviews to photos and costume designs. Written by Bryan Cogman, this is a must-have for die-hard fans. [Purchase]

King Joffrey Target Practice Poster

15. King Joffrey Target Practice Poster

Who doesn’t hate this undeserving little punk. Like many of you, just hearing his voice during an episode is cringe-worthy, and now we finally have a way to channel some our frustration for the most hated boy in Westeros. [Sold Out]

Winter is Coming Heat Sensitive Mug

16. Winter is Coming Heat Sensitive Mug

Made from ceramic, this 11-ounce color heat sensitive mug is all black with the House Stark direwolf emblem stamped on the outside. Add your favorite hot beverage (from tea to coffee), and watch this thing transform to all white revealing the infamous “Winter Is Coming” tagline. [Purchase]

White Walker Mask

17. White Walker Mask

While we impatiently await the arrival of the White Walkers (season 3 did show some nice interaction with the zombie army), we can parade around in this amazing detailed White Walker zombie mask. It’s also never too early to start preparing your Halloween costume. The mask was designed by Composite Effects. [Purchase]

Hound’s Helmet Bust 1

18. Hound’s Helmet Bust

Every man cave needs an awesome bust, and there are few that rival this one. Made from fiberglass mated to a wooden display base, this wearable Hound’s Helmet has been equipped with jaws that actually open to reveal your face before battle. [Purchase]

Hodor T-Shit

19. Hodor T-Shit

This shirt is sure to bring some laughs to any Game of Thrones fan. Humble servant of House Stark, this t-shirt is stamped with the gentle giant’s entire vocabulary, “Hodor, Hodor, Hodor…” [Purchase]

Game of Thrones Season 1 2 and 3 Exclusive Figures

20. Game of Thrones Season 1 and 2 with 3 Exclusive Figures

Relive all of your favorite moments from the first 2 seasons of Game of Thrones with this Blu-ray DVD set (Season 3 will be released on February 18th through Amazon). Not only do you get the first seasons of the show, but you also get exclusive Funko Pop Vinyls of Daenerys Targaryen, her dragon Rhaegal, and one of our favorite characters, the fallen warrior Khal Drogo. [Purchase]

3D Map of Westeros Puzzle 1

21. Map of Westeros 3D Puzzle

The standard Westeros wall map would be a formidable choice, but for those of you looking to elevate your geography knowledge, this 3D map puzzle is the perfect choice. Get familiar with the fictional world through a multi-layer 1,200 piece 3D puzzle. [Purchase]

LEGO Game of Thrones Minifigures

22. LEGO Game of Thrones Minifigures

Unfortunately Game of Thrones’ violent nature is probably not well suited for an officially licensed LEGO set. Thankfully fellow fans have decided to use their creativity to design an unofficial set that is dialed in to to the last detail. Created by the folks at MiniBIGS, this minifigure set includes Jon Snow, Tyrion Lannister, Daenerys Targaryen, Eddard and Arya Stark. You can purchase the minifigs individually, or as a complete set. [Purchase]

Game of Thrones iPhone Cases

23. Game of Thrones iPhone Cases

You never leave home without your phone, and that means everyone will know what house you’re riding with. Created by Liquidsouldes, this collection of hard plastic iPhone and iPod Touch cases include House Lanister, House Targaryen, the Night’s Watch, the Dothraki, and of course House Stark. [Purchase]