HBO TV series based on George R R Martin's "A Song of Ice and Fire" books.

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Does Arya Stark know how to make poisons outside of the House of Black and White? [on hold]

After Arya Stark leaves the House of Black and White in Game of Thrones season 6, does she know how to access and/or make poisons?
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Why did Cersei do this to Grand Maester Pycelle in S06E10?

In the final episode of GOT's season 6, Grand Maester Pycelle is killed by Qyburn's little birds in a very cruel way. But I never quite understood why Cersei wanted to get rid of him. In the end he ...
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Does Bran Stark have this power? [duplicate]

In Game of Thrones season 6 we have seen that Bran possesses the power of But as far as we have seen, Bran can see only Except one is confusing: in one vision Bran saw So my question is can ...
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Why does Sansa not become Queen of the North?

In Last episode of Season 6 Sansa is a true-born daughter of Ned Stark while Jon Snow is the bastard son of Ned Stark. Why does a male bastard have a stronger claim than a female true-born ...
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Does the death of Lady make Bran recover from coma?

Referring to this and this questions about Game of Thrones, we may (or may not) assume that there can be some relation between Stark children and Direwolfs. In S01E01, Jaime pushes Bran Stark out of ...
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What was up with Grand Maester Pycelle?

So, in the finale of Game of Thrones season 1, Pycelle is seen sleeping with Ros. After she leaves, he jumps up and is much more agile and full of vigour than his demeanour shows. He then goes back to ...
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Why did nobody bother that Tommen didn't attend Cersei and Loras' trial?

I think it's very strange that the king was not present in the most important trial in the recent history of Westeros and nobody seemed to care. Why did Margaery only very late ask about her spouse? ...
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Has the Narrow Sea become narrower?

Recent events in Game of Thrones have made me question the size of the Narrow Sea. Are there any indications in the book about how much time it takes to get from one side to the other? Or are there ...
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Why is Arya Stark allowed to do this in the season 6 finale of Game of Thrones?

So in the season 6 finale of Game of Thrones, I suppose if she is not a member of the Faceless Men, then it can be assumed the face was stolen. But my question is, if she is now a member (as I ...
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Did the dragons fly along with Daenerys' fleet?

Pertaining to the last episode of season 6: If they flew along with Daenerys' fleet, then how were they able to fly for so long without eating or resting (since there is nowhere to rest and the only ...
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What can we understand about the Many Faced God?

I'm left wondering whether the assistant and the man serving the Many Faced God are even different people. Maybe the whole thing was just an illusion-based test to turn Arya into the person she was ...
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How did Varys get there? [duplicate]

In S06E10 "The Winds of Winter", Lord Varys is first seen in Dorne in this scene: And at the end of the episode Lord Varys is seen standing behind Daenerys in the ship: How is this possible? Does ...
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Why was Cersei being tried?

In the final episode of season 6 of Game of Thrones Cersei is being put on trial. Why was she being tried if she had already done the walk of atonement?
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Have we seen the bloodstained hand scene from Bran's vision?

I was watching a slo-mo video of Bran's visions courtesy of this answer: One of them goes like this (starting from 1:37 in that video): Wildfire being poured Aerys ...
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Why did nobody know about the wildfire?

In Game of Thrones Jaime bears the ignominious title of "kingslayer" for having killed Aerys Targaryen. But he tells anyone who will listen that he did it because the Mad King was planning on sending ...
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Why can Arya still use the faces?

Per my understanding, once Arya Stark killed the Waif in Game of Thrones S06E08 ("No One") she came to Jaqen H'ghar and finally admits that, A girl is Arya Stark of Winterfell. And I'm going home. ...
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Is Arya Stark the only girl to become No One?

Through all the seasons of Game Of Thrones, the Faceless men are all men, even The Waif, a Faceless Man that appears as a young woman. The Faceless men serve the Many Faced God, Death. Is Arya the ...
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Is Bran seeing the future?

We know Bran from Game of Thrones can visit and even affect the past by his greenseeing abilities with the weirwood tree. However, he saw wildfire in a tunnel, which is the exact scene in which Cersei ...
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Why did Qyburn use children for homicide?

In the Game of Thrones episode "The Winds of Winter", Qyburn uses aid of his "little birds" to assassinate The children swarm the victim repeatedly stabbing him with short blades. I didn't really ...
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Is he Daenerys' nephew?

Based on the final episode of Season 6 of Game of Thrones, we learn that Jon is not the bastard child of Ned Stark but rather his nephew. Seeing as Lyanna was taken by the Targaryen's, does that mean ...
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Does Cersei know about the impending attack on Westeros?

In the first season of Game of Thrones we saw Robert Baratheon asking Ned Stark to kill Dany before she gathers her troops, so we know that the small council knew about her beforehand. But after that ...
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In which Game of Thrones episode(s) the opening sequence shows the greatest number of locations?

This link revealed that the title sequence animators are limited in the amount of time they have to animate an opening (the length of the opening song), and the places shown/amount of time it takes to ...
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Why is Daenerys now able to command her dragons?

In episodes 9 and 10 of season six, we see Daenerys ride her dragons and destroy/capture the enemy fleet. Then she sails off with her armada, with the dragons flying overhead. If I remember correctly ...
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What was the significance of Varys' appearance in Dorne?

In Game of Thrones S06E10 ("The Winds of Winter") we see Olenna Tyrell in Dorne, conversing with Ellaria Sand about a possible alliance between Dorne and Tyrell. Then suddenly Varys appears saying ...
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The mechanics of creating a White Walker

We saw a few episodes ago: However, given that both Dragonglass and Valyrian Steel are capable of destroying a White Walker, I wonder if both can also be used to create them. It seems unlikely, ...
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Was this Cersei's plan?

In the Game of Thrones season 6 finale, we see King Tommen commit suicide. Meanwhile we see that Cersei already dressed up like the Queen for her inauguration. Before committing suicide, a servant ...
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Escape of the Iron Islands

As seen in episode 5 of season 6, we can see A friend and I are arguing over a piece of detail regarding this event. On a shot, you can glimpse at The thing is that a few minutes later, we can ...
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What's the significance of Shireen's stag?

In Game of Thrones S6E9, Ser Davos went for a walk just before the battle and found a stag (assuming that will be the one he gifted to Shireen). So what is the significance of this scene and what does ...
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Can Lyanna Mormont ask Jon to return Longclaw to House Mormont?

In Game of Thrones Longclaw is a Valyrian steel sword, in the possession of House Mormont for five centuries. It is passed down from one generation to another. When Lord Jeor Mormont retired from his ...
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Why do sieges work in Westeros?

By my understanding, at the start of Game of Thrones, summer has been going on for 10 years, this might be wrong though. Anyhow, Petyr Baelish reveals to the small council that Kings Landing has ...
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How much time passed from the end of season 5 to the Battle of the Bastards?

I know the showmakers don't tell the time in Game of Thrones, but I believe an estimate can be done on how long it would take for all their travels. So from the day Theon/Reek and Sansa Stark (Sansa ...
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How does Sansa know Ramsay's dogs are hungry?

In negotiation just before the war for Winterfall during Game of Thrones season 6, Ramsay said "I did not feed the dogs for seven days" but at that moment Sansa has already left from there. At the end ...
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How many Ironborn are there?

I'm trying to determine the feasibility of Euron's plan to build a thousand ships to take to Daenerys to get her and her army to Westeros. Ignoring the fact that there are no trees on Pyke (I mean, "...
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Why did Ramsay choose to attack this character? [duplicate]

In the ninth episode of the sixth season of Game of Thrones "Battle of the Bastards" when the giant Wun Wun broke the gate of the castle, he got shot many times by archers and finally killed by the ...
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Has it stopped snowing at Winterfell?

After watching Game of thrones S06 E09 "The Battle of Bastards", I cannot help but remember S05E10 "Mother's Mercy" where we see Stannis's Battle of Winterfell. That episode showed winterfell in much ...
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Is the many-faced god appeased in GoT S06?

In Season 6 of Game of Thrones, Arya was tasked with Is the Many-Faced God appeased? A name was spoken, and a face was hung, but they do not concur. Complicating matters, earlier in the season, ...
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Why did Ramsay strike him?

In Game Of Thrones S06E09, after the battle, inside Winterfell, the giant is on his knees and Jon Snow is standing besides him when Ramsay strikes the giant in the eye with an arrow. The giant was ...
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What did Ramsay actually mean?

In episode 9 of season 6 of Game of Thrones When Ramsay was in the captivity of the Stark's, he said to Sansa that Sansa is a part of him. What did he actually mean by this? Did he mean that Sansa ...
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Why does Sansa Stark not want Jon Snow to know that she had written a secret letter?

Sansa Stark writes that secret letter to Petyr Baelish in Season 6 Episode 7 of Game of Thrones, 'Broken Man'. Why does Sansa Stark not want Jon Snow to know about getting help from the Vale during ...
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What exactly were Melisandre's vision(s) of Winterfell?

Around the time of Stannis marching south towards Winterfell, Melisandre mentioned various things that she'd forseen in the flames, which she took as proof that they'd win. I think she also mentioned ...
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Is the Bolton sigil meant to look like the British Flag?

In season 6 episode 9 of Game of Thrones, we see the Bolton sigil quite a few time on various flags and shields. It just struck me how much it looked like the British flag. Is this intentional or ...
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Where was Ghost during the 'Battle of the Bastards'?

Could anyone tell where Ghost had been during Season 6 Episode 9 of Game of Thrones, 'Battle of the Bastards'? I am sure he would have done a lot of damage.
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Does what happened to Jon snow make him immune to White Walkers?

In Game of Thrones season Six Jon Snow was brought back to life by Melisandre using her magic. With this being said, is there any chance this action makes him immune to White Walkers? She used the ...
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Is there some kind of magic connection between White Walkers and Craster's sons?

I saw that the very first White Walker was created by a Child of the Forrest. There after, I've only seen it implied that White Walkers are created from Craster's sons. Is there some kind of magical ...
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Why did Cersei and Jamie not go after the person that knew their secret?

In Game of Thrones S01E01, we see that Jamie and Cersei are aware that Jon Arryn was aware of their "secret". So why didn't they murder him?
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Why does GoT have title cards 'stings' on UK TV?

It's my understanding that, as a Premium channel, HBO do not have commercial breaks during their shows. Likewise in the UK, NOWTV (an on demand service) that airs GoT also doesn't feature commercials....
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What rumors were Cersei and Qyburn talking about in “No One”?

This question is for the 8th Episode of Season 6 of Game of Thrones. In the episode "No One", we got to see Cersei standing in the gallery with the Mountain (Robert Strong) and Qyburn. At the end ...
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If “No One” uses a face from the Hall of Faces to become someone then how did he do this

In season five of Game of Thrones, when Arya becomes blind there is a very interesting detail most of us might have missed. Let's not stretch the question: Arya returns after assassinating Ser ...
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Why did The Mountain slaughter his horse?

In Game of Thrones s01e05 "The Wolf and the Lion", Ser Gregor Clegane (The Mountain) slaughtered his horse just after being defeated by Ser Loras in a jousting competition. My question is why did The ...
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Why did the Brotherhood Without Banners attack this group in S06E07?

In S03E04 ("And Now His Watch is Ended") of Game of Thrones, Beric Dondarrion says to Sandor Clegane: That's what we are: ghosts. Waiting for you in the dark. You can't see us, but we see you. No ...