What is dead may never die! fans mourn GoT ending but what about brands?
The Game of Thrones finally came to an end with the last episode that premiered on HBO at 6:30 am which resulted in the fandom going crazy on Twitter with memes and their point of view on the season finale. As the hype dies down we have a look at the brands that joined the hype train for this season and made it all the more memorable.
An obvious loss for fans we believe quite a few brands rejoiced as the hit show raised their awareness.
Fastrack - Game of Thrones Collector's Edition
To make sure to carry the frenzy of GoT even when it is over, Fastrack has come up with their latest GoT campaign ‘Fastrack X GameOfThrones’ to commemorate the success of the show. In order to reach out to the millions of fans across the country, Fastrack is offering official merchandise in association with GoT.
Oreo released limited-edition cookies with the insignia of the Targaryens, Starks, Lannisters, and the White Walkers. Oreo used the GoT font for their packaging instead of the regular Oreo logo to show their love for the series.
GOT your credit score?— Paisabazaar.com (@PaisaBazaar_in) April 15, 2019
Don't wait for the winters to check it!
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Paisa Bazaar - an unbiased comparison portal for banking products brand has come up with its GoT style to promote the “Credit Score” services. The images uploaded on their social media portals read “GOT your credit score? Don't wait for the winters to check!”
Winter is here and our cans are BACK.— Mountain Dew® (@MountainDew) April 7, 2019
Tell us what you'd sacrifice & use #ACanHasNoName #ForTheThrone #MTNDEWsweepstakes for a chance to win a limited edition @GameOfThrones Mtn Dew can. Catch the Final Season April 14 on @HBO. 18+, Ends 4/7/19. Rules: https://t.co/4LVodjGOTm pic.twitter.com/26JObvvXta
Mountain Dew has come up with its personalized version of GoT themed cans replacing the regular ones to create excitement amongst the fandom with a #ACanHasNoName contest giving the viewers of the series a chance to win their limited edition @GameOfThrones cans.
Summer Is already here and so is the demand for ice creams, Zomato has come up with a Game of Thrones inspired section called as the ”Game Of Cones” which will help you to choose the best ice cream joints in your city.
KFC yet again has come up with an ad inspired by the Game of Thrones called #ForTheChicken asking the consumers to call dibs on the chicken for the GoT Finale.
Cinthol Fresh Soaps in association with Hotostar Premium sent in their regards for The Game Of Thrones season finale with #ForTheThrone post to build in excitement amongst the viewers for the series.
The condom brand Durex is known for its pun intended hilarious take on promotions and this time was no exception with them using Game of Thrones hype amongst the consumer to market their product.
You GOT to do what you GOT to do 🤷🏻♀️ pic.twitter.com/wb9iEBVKbf— Tinder India (@Tinder_India) April 14, 2019
Uber Eats India
House of Eats is honoured to declare that all #GIFs are served. So just type "GotUberEats" in the GIFs section of Instagram to search for them, share your binge watching and munching moments and tag @ubereats_ind to be rewarded with exciting goodies. #GoT #UberEatsIndia #UberEats pic.twitter.com/nnXjpWFRuM— Uber Eats India (@UberEats_IND) May 5, 2019
The Local Favourites online food ordering app Uber eats keeps up to the trend by introducing a Game Of Thrones themed scheme in their latest tweet by announcing House of Eats and introducing the “Gotubereats” GIF’s section in Instagram for the consumers to enjoy by sharing their uber experience in association with the finale season of GoT.
To create a sense of curiosity among the consumers, the brand has come up with a promotional post by following the GoT theme to seek more consumer.
To make your Sunday’s more special and exciting alongside the GoT Fever amongst the viewers promotes the desert section of the app focusing on the premiere of GoT finale season on Sundays and ask the consumers to enjoy the amazing offers.
Mumbai Police never fails to impress us with their savage sense of humour and have done it again keeping in mind the GoT content.
Us: Stop asking us when the next season is coming.— Netflix India (@NetflixIndia) April 15, 2019
Also us, 5 minutes after watching Game of Thrones: RELEASE THE NEXT EPISODE RIGHT NOW. IT'S BEEN 300 YEARS.
The OTT brand known for its quirky conversational creative took on the GoT Fandom with some humor on the excitement amongst the viewers by sharing their views and love for the series.