This week, Entertainment Weekly takes a deep dive into the hotly-anticipated second season of Game of Thrones, HBO’s bloody, brilliant, boobsy adaptation of George R. R. Martin’s thrilling fantasy series. I admit to being a little bit disappointed that we couldn’t print out several dozen covers to reflect the show’s enormous ensemble — who wouldn’t want a Maester Luwin collectible cover of their very own? — but the four covers are each so impressive that it’s hard to choose a favorite.
But EW readers never shy from a challenge, so we’re asking you to choose anyway! To the right, you can see Cover #1, featuring Peter Dinklage looking tough yet soulful yet wry as Tyrion Lannister. Check out the other covers below, and select your fave in the poll.
Cover #2 features Emilia Clarke as Daenerys Targaryen, who’s joined by one of her youthful dragon co-stars. Season 2 of Game of Thrones features 300 percent more dragons, which more than makes up for featuring 100 percent less Sean Bean.
Kit Harington’s Jon Snow is on Cover #3. If there is one character guaranteed to incite a “Hey Girl” photo-meme this season, it’s Jon Snow.
Last but not least, don’t forget about Lannister twins. Jaime (Nikolaj Coster-Waldau) and Cersei (Lena Headey) have spent their lives secretly starring in an attractive-blonde remake of Flowers in the Attic. Will their sins catch up to them in season 2? If their last name is Lannister, they’ve been making incest babies, then could you call them Lancesters?
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