No, 3D printers are cool. The problem is there's not a lot worth making with them. Until now.
To demonstrate its pixelated potential, the team at the soon to be launched 3D printing app LeBlox have gone about the pointless-yet-charming mission of creating a blocky rendition of the Game of Thrones cast.
Ideal for those struggling to keep up with the show's plethora of characters, an impressive amount of detail has been squeezed into the miniature busts: Hodor has his broken blood vessel, Khal Drogo has his tattoos and Joffrey manages to look like a hateful little twerp.
Here's a selection of our favourites. And no, we're not sure why Cersei has a moustache either.
Cleagane and Arya