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Game of Thrones season 2 Minecraft

Some of the modern world’s most iconic institutions can be found in Minecraft: the Empire State building, a 1000:1 scale Monopoly board, the U.S.S. Enterprise, and–oh yeah–the planet Earth. But the video below tops them all, as gamers have taken it upon themselves to recreate the world of Game of Thrones piece-by-piece. The things we do for nerd cred….

You can read more about The Server of Ice and Fire project here, and the recent Minecraft update here.