The countdown is on for HBO’s jaw dropping, spine tingling fourth season of Game of Thrones and just to wet your appetite EW has revealed its marketing poster. It featuring the deadly expression “valar morghulis” which means “all men must die” in High Valyrian. But don’t worry it’s in English on the poster for all of us non-Valyrian speaking simpletons. These words are only outshone by the steel black crow that appears to be coming apart in dangerously sharp pieces of metal. It is also reminiscent of the King’s chair otherwise known as the iron throne which has the same barbs of steel. Who will be struck by death this time?
The fourth season will roughly be based the second half of on George R. R. Martin’s third GOT installment, A Storm of Swords, with some bits taken from the fourth and fifth books of the A Song of Ice and Fire series.
What do you think of this year’s poster?
HBO’s fantasy hit returns on April 6.
Today we’re being given a glimpse at our two leading men in the Hunger Games sequel, Catching Fire. Earlier we saw Peeta Mellark and now fresh off Capital Couture we have Gale Hawthorne, played by Liam Hemsworth. Gale will have a bigger role in this sequel as the struggle for Katniss’ affection grows between Peeta and Gale. He will also be a bigger part of the drama and plotline. We can’t wait to see the film on November 22! Which poster do you prefer? Peeta or Gale’s? Check out the other posters, including a look at Katniss, right here!