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Plotting out the chessboard: who was where and when during and before the Rebellion?

At least once a month, if not more on /r/asoiaf someone asks…

Hey guys – does anyone know why Benjen Stark took the black?

I mean, House Stark had just been decimated and sure, Ned was married but he only had one (legitimate) son and his wife was pretty pissed with him for bringing home a bastard… wouldn’t it be more prudent for Benjen to hang around, get married and supply some spare Starks?

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Winter is (nearly) here!!!

All photos credited to Helen Sloan/HBO

After a botched reveal and a tease HBO has now released promotional photos of the upcoming season of Game of Thrones. 41 more words


GoT CAL: House Mormont

What’s not to love about House Mormont? From Lord Commander Jeor Mormont to Lady Lyanna, we can’t get enough of the people from Bear Island. Personally, Jorah is one of my all-time favorite characters! 248 more words


GoT CAL: House Stark

Rally the realm…

The Game of Thrones CAL is finally here! And I can think of no better place to start than with House Stark. 451 more words


ASOIAF: Why were iron and bronze the chosen metals of The Kings of Winter? Why are they said to be ‘strong and dark to fight the cold’ ak...

The Real Reason Iron & Bronze Are the Metals of Winter

Bronze and iron are the metals of winter, of the Kings of Winter, which we learn both through Robb’s comments and again through Catelyn’s comments in A Clash of Kings: 1,411 more words

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Since Hodor has translated to 'Hold the door' can 'Azor Ahai' be 'Azure Eyes' thereby making Brienne the Prince That Was Promised?

Interesting idea ! You actually had me laughing out loud.

Once the laughing stopped, well, Hold the Door/Hodor could be used as the event which set the precedent for further such word-play. 847 more words

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A Theory of Ice and Fire: White Walkers and The Wights.

Welcome to my first ever post about Game of Thrones. I would like to point out that if you aren’t caught up with the series (up to season 6), there will be a few spoilers here and there. 916 more words