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See How Wealthy You’d Be In Westeros

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The world of “Game of Thrones” is a weird and wonderful fantasyland full of dragons, secrets, swordplay, magic, and the ever-present threat of violent head-squishing death at the hands of a very large enemy.

But it is also a rich and varied socioeconomic landscape in which having a little more coin in your purse can make the difference between life and (violent, head-squishing) death — which is why we love this cool, interactive infographic that tells us exactly where we’d rank in the hierarchy of Westerosian social standing.

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The project, put together by Vouchercloud, asks “How well-off would you be in Westeros?”, and then answers the question for you based on your real-world income level. For example:

If you’re not exactly rolling in cash right now, the good news is that a dollar seems to stretch a little further in Westeros. (My freelance journalist’s salary practically makes me a one-percenter! Because of course you can own a castle in Dorne for less than it costs to rent a one-bedroom apartment in Williamsburg.)

And if you’re a minimum wage worker, congrats: In the “Game of Thrones” world, you’d be trading your burger-flipping spatula for a sellsword’s… sword.

Click here to find out whether you’d be rich enough to pay all a Lannister’s debts — or so poor that you’d have to Hodor your Hodor all Hodor long just to make Hodors meet.

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