George R. R. Martin has certainly made an impression on people. Book sales are up and the first in the series of epic fantasy novels, Game of Thrones, will see a comic book adaptation in September. The highly successful TV show concluded its first season and viewers can expect to return to the seven kingdoms in April 2012. The Internet has been busy churning out remixes of the Game of Thrones opening theme and I wouldn’t be surprised if LEGO don’t take advantage of critical success of Game of Thrones by creating a set of commemorative characters. The haven’t done it as yet but Sam Beattie has taken a stab at it.

The game designer from Boston, USA, has cannibalised bits and bobs from existing sets to create LEGO versions of the characters. From House Stark to the scheming High Council to the murderous Clegane Brothers, the likenesses are surprisingly good. See his Game of Thrones LEGO minifigs after the jump.

Ned, Robb, and Catelyn

Ned, Robb, and Catelyn

Sansa, Bran, Hodor, and Rickon

Sansa, Bran, Hodor, and Rickon

Jon and Arya

Jon and Arya

Daenerys, Jorah, and Drogo

Daenerys, Jorah, and Drogo

Jaime, Cersei, and Tyrion

Jaime, Cersei, and Tyrion

Tywin and Joffrey

Tywin and Joffrey

Littlefinger, Pycelle, and Varys

Littlefinger, Pycelle, and Varys

Sandor and Gregor Clegane

Sandor and Gregor Clegane

Shagga and the Greatjon

Shagga and the Greatjon

George R. R. Martin

George R. R. Martin

See more images from Beattie’s set on Flickr.

[via PS3ZA]