NFL Meets Game of Thrones: Austrian TV Promo for Sunday’s Big Games

Posted at 8:45 AM, Jan 20, 2014
and last updated 2014-01-20 09:03:46-05

game of throwsIt will be the Denver Broncos facing the Seattle Seahawks in the Super Bowl on February 2.  However, before those two teams bested their opponents this past Sunday conference championship games, NFL fans in Austria were treated to an impressive Game of Thrones-style opening sequence.

Austria’s PULS4 network aired the intro, which is linked below in its entirety.  Kotaku tried using Google Translate and — although the translation from German to English was ‘imprecise’ — Kotaku says it essentially reads “…the heroes of the land are gathering, all want to be champion, and today will decide who will claim the throne.”