Last Minute Game of Thrones Gifts for Father's Day
Is your Dad a Game of Thrones fan?
There are two reasons I can help you find the best Game of Thrones gadgets and toys: I have been married to a geek and a Game of Thrones fan and I have a reputation for finding awesome gifts!
You might be running late, but with Amazon's one-day shipping, you can still get your Father's Day gifts delivered so they arrive just a day or two after Father's Day on Sunday June 16. Just choose One-Day Shipping at checkout and you'll get your order ASAP.
The Game of Thrones DVD sets - Get your Dad the first two seasons of Game of Thrones on DVD
Let's start with the basics and review the series from the beginning by getting the complete series to date on DVD.
Season 3 is currently screening on HBO so that won't be available on DVD for a little while yet But you can put it on pre-order now to make sure Dad doesn't have to wait when it's released.
Starting with Winterfell and following Ned Stark's foray into the minefield of King's Landing politics, following Jon Snow's journey to The Wall and traveling across the Narrow Seas to see what is left of the Targaryen dynasty, this first season draws you right in. I know my geek guy enjoyed Season 1 enormously and was looking forward to each new episode.
Secrets revealed and alliances are unravelled and forged. The intrigue escalates as we delve further into the characters. Though in Joffrey's case, that's not so much fun.
I think Season 2 was better than Season 1, with the storyline widening to encompass new Houses and characters.
NOT AVAILABLE YET, but put it on PRE-ORDER today and get it shipped straight to Dad as soon as it is released.
So far, I think Season 3 is the best yet, and it just keeps getting better with each episode.
Every time someone asks George R R Martin when the next book will be out, he kills a character.
Collector's editions of HBO's Game of Thrones
Whether it's DVD, digital copy or Blu-ray, we can now get collector's sets with the sigil of the first four of the Great Houses of Westeros. Choose Dad's favourite, or pick up the first season with the egalitarian packaging featuring each of the first four houses.
The non-denominational Collector's Edition of the First Season. A range of formats in one pack.
Does your dad have a sailor's heart? The severe nature of life at sea and the bleak harshness of the Iron Islands makes House Greyjoy a hard place for hard men. And then there's Yara.
The Golden Kraken rules this set of Season 2 in DVD, Blu-ray and digital copy formats.
The Great Houses of Westeros - which is your favourite?
What House would you ally with?
Limited edition replica Iron Throne - This really is for the Dad who has everything!
Dark Horse Deluxe have a limited stock of only 500 of these 14" replica Iron Thrones and this is truly a super geeky GoT gift. I know someone who would go nuts about this.
The next question is, where would your Dad put this? A statement paperweight on his desk, or on the bookshelf beside his Game of Thrones book collection - what do you think?
What's your favourite quote from Game of Thrones?
There are standout quotes in every episode - frequently involving Tyrion - so this poll is throwing it open for you to add your choice in the comments, but here are some starters to choose from: