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Thai Cosplayer Makes Hilarious Low-Cost Cosplay of ‘Game of Thrones’

Anucha “Cha” Saengchart, the famous Thai cosplayer behind the funny account “Lowcost Cosplay,” is at it again, and this time he gave “Game of Thrones” a shot by cosplaying as some of the characters from one of HBO’s most popular shows, Bored Panda reported.

In most cases, cosplay tends to be an all-out effort from the artist when making their costumes. The costumes are generally very intricate in order to make it as close to the actual characters’ as possible, but Cha’s approach in this art is totally different from the norm – he uses every household item he can find to create his costumes as true to the characters as possible.

China’s Version of ‘Game of Thrones’ Gets Translated For Western Readers

Beloved Chinese kung fu epic novel “She Diao Ying Xiong Zhuan” (often translated as “Legends of the Condor Heroes”) is set to make its debut in the United Kingdom with a 12-volume series under British publisher MacLehose Press.

First serialized between Jan. 1, 1957 and May 19, 1959 in Hong Kong Commercial Daily, the wuxia, or martial heroes, novel by Louis Cha Leung-Yung. a.k.a. Jin Yong, is often compared to J. R. R. Tolkien’s “Lord of the Rings” and George R. R. Martin’s “Game of Thrones” due to its complex storylines and overall epic scale.

‘Game Of Thrones’ Characters Reimagined As Chinese Vendors is Hilarious AF

One photoshop wizard in China decided to give “Game Of Thrones” characters the “Chinese vendor” treatment, and now we almost can’t look at them the same.

According to Shanghaiist, one fan cimply pasted the photos of GOT characters onto the bodies of everyday street vendors resulting in a hilarious yet realistic portrayal of their existence outside of Westeros.

South Korean Election Coverage Hilariously Channels ‘Game Of Thrones’ And It’s Epic

A television channel in South Korea has found a way to make this year’s presidential election coverage a bit more interesting for audiences by summoning the dragons of Westeros.

By incorporating elements of the universally loved “Game of Thrones” in its vote-counting reports, broadcaster SBS injected some “epicness” in their segments, Daily Mail reports.

Why a Pokéball Would Cost $6 in Real Life

Finding out how far our money would go in different countries around the world is pretty simple, but more elusive — and much, much more important as well — is finding out how much our money would be worth in the fictional places we frequent in our leisure time, like Star Wars‘ Coruscant or Game of Thrones‘ Westeros. How much money, for instance, might a pokéball from Pokémon cost us in the real world?

To the rescue is Mobile Money, who created the below infographic showing how much pounds and dollars are worth in 18 different fictional universes.