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I just finish watching season three of Game of Thrones. In this season many character seen referring ongoing war as war of five kings. I haven't read any books just watched TV series. As per series this kings IMO are:

  1. King Joffery who take over iron throne after his father King Robert Baratheon
  2. King Robb Stark - King of the North
  3. King Stannis Baratheon

But I failed to find out other two king. Who are they? and what are their claims?

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The War of 5 Kings is a reference to the power struggle for Iron Throne of Westeros (Seven Kingdoms), after the death of Robert Baratheon.

The five kings referred to are:

  • Joffrey Baratheon
  • Balon Greyjoy (He establishes independent kingdom - Iron Islands)
  • Rob Stark (He is proclaimed king of the North, after death of his father)
  • Stannis Baratheon
  • Renly Baratheon (Renly also stakes a claim for the throne after winning support from Baratheon Bannermen)

Here is a snippet from the Wiki page for the novel series

The main story chronicles a power struggle for the Iron Throne of Westeros after King Robert's death in the first book, A Game of Thrones. King Robert's son Joffrey immediately claims the throne with the support of his mother's powerful, immensely wealthy Lannister family. When Lord Eddard Stark, King Robert's "Hand" (chief advisor) finds out Joffrey and his siblings were not sired by Robert, Robert's brothers Stannis and Renly individually lay claim to the throne. Meanwhile, several regions of Westeros seek to return to self-rule: Eddard Stark's eldest son Robb is proclaimed King in the North, while Balon Greyjoy re-establishes an independent Kingdom in his region, the Iron Islands. This so-called War of the Five Kings is in full progress by the middle of the second book, A Clash of Kings, with more people gradually joining the struggle for power.

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Sadly, this is one of the things the books touch on more frequently than the TV show. I think I've heard it said once or twice in the show. –  MyCodeSucks Jun 12 '13 at 20:46
    
I Agree with @CL4PTR4P as Renly Baratheon is died in season 2 and both him and Greyjoy's have very little part in tv series –  Ashutosh Jun 18 '13 at 6:43
    
merely staking claim to the throne does not make a king. Please note that all FIVE of them had themselves crowned, thus bringing forth the 5 kings of Westeros. –  kicker86 Jun 18 '13 at 14:37
    
Sad fact that by the end of the third book, SPOILER only one of them remains alive... and he was the indirect cause of the others' deaths. –  ArturBalestro Dec 27 '13 at 0:10
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