Overwatch Clueless Gamer: Conan O’Brien vs Game of Thrones stars

By Brenna Hillier, Tuesday, 24 May 2016 06:21 GMT

Game of Thrones stars talk Japanese toilets and destroy an impressive prop, because Overwatch.

Overwatch Clueless Gamer: Conan O’Brien vs Game of Thrones stars

Overwatch secured a terrifically timed slot on Conan O’Brien’s Clueless Gamer segment last night.

While Overwatch is the biggest thing in games right now, out in the world of people who don’t consider a control pad an essential life accessory, Game of Thrones is the cultural phenomenon of the moment. So – naturally – Team Coco is joined by Peter Dinklage (Tyrion Lannister) and Lena Headey (Cersei Lannister), neither of whom seem any more clued-in than O’Brien to this particular style of game.

(As an aside, both have worked around games; Dinklage infamously provided the original voice of Destiny’s Ghost, and Headey has been in a couple of games: Risen, Dishonored and of course Telltale’s Game of Thrones. She also plays Luna Freya in the upcoming Final Fantasy 15: Kingsglaive movie.)

I’m not sure the segment does much to show off Overwatch’s strengths and attractions, but it certainly puts it in front of a lot of eyes. That’s probably all it needs to do.

Just getting started? See our Overwatch guide for best starting heroes, beginner’s tips. When your fingertips start to bleed, come argue over our Overwatch characters tier list.

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