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In which Game of Thrones episode(s) has the opening sequence shown 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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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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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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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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The mechanics of creating a White Walker

We saw a few episodes ago Leaf creating a White Walker with what looks to be a Dragonglass dagger. It was unclear from that scene whether the stabbing itself initiates the transformation or if there ...
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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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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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What is the name of a sound track in Game of Thrones Season 6 Episode 3 [closed]

In Game of Thrones, Season 6 Episode 3 in minutes around 00:40:30 when Aria Stark says: Which name would you like the girl speaks? What is the name of that background sound? How can I find it? ...
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Why was Hodor renamed in the TV show?

In the Song of Ice and Fire books, we learn early on that Hodor's real name is Walder. However, in Season 6 episode 02 of Game of Thrones, we learn in a flashback that his name is Wylis. There are ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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What happened to the dogs when Brienne came?

In the 1st episode of season 6 of Game of Thrones, what happened to the hounds used by the search party when Brienne of Tarth came to rescue Sansa? They were there for a moment and then disappeared. ...
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Why did Ramsay Bolton transform Theon Greyjoy to Reek?

As we saw in Game of Thrones that Ramsay Bolton tortured, mentally and physically almost constantly, Theon Greyjoy. Then why, instead of killing him, did he transform him to Reek who is completely ...
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What did Jon Arryn mean?

So in Game Of Thrones Grand Maester Pycelle says to Eddard that Jon Arryn was rambling a lot before he died but he kept repeating "The seed is strong." Now I have seen all four seasons all the way ...
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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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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 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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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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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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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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Why are there three different actors playing Gregor Clegane?

I happened onto the IMDB trivia which mentioned that the current actor is the youngest and shortest one to portray The Mountain, which lead me to this entry in Wikipedia: ...he is portrayed by ...
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Does Davos in season 6 know what happened to Shireen in season 5?

We know that Ser Davos despises Melisandre at the beginning of Game of Thrones, but now with Stannis dead and Jon Snow also, Davos suggests to take help from the Red Woman (Melisandre), so we assume ...
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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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How many direwolves are still alive in GoT?

As of S6E05 How many Direwolves are still living in GoT? Short of rewatching the past seasons to confirm, I believe only Jon Snows wolf still lives. Is this correct?
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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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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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What happened to Syrio, the Dance Master?

In the first season of Game of Thrones, Arya trains with a Dance Master called Syrio Forel. Towards the end of the series their lesson is interrupted when troops burst in and try to capture Arya. ...
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What is the reason for the many directors used in the Game of Thrones series?

A total of 9 directors have been used to direct the Game of Thrones TV series till date. I was left wondering as to why use so many directors for a single plot story! Wouldn't their individual styles ...
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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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How could Jon Snow do what he did in “Oathbreaker”?

At the end of the third episode of the sixth season of Game of Thrones, after hanging the culprits who tried to kill him, Jon Snow relieved himself from the Night's Watch. How can he do so? One can ...
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Did Hodor/Wylis see Bran?

[Spoiler alert for Game of Thrones S06E05 "The Door"] In the last scene where the Night's King enters the cave, while Bran and Three-Eyed Raven are green-sighting into old Winterfell, Meera shouted ...
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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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Which characters in Game Of Thrones have a Valyrian Steel sword?

In Game of Thrones, a Valyrian steel sword is one of the most popular things in weaponry. I can only remember Jon Snow and Brienne of Tarth possessing a Valyrian steel sword. Are there other ...
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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 ...
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What were the men building in the opening scene of S06E07?

In the opening scene of Game of Thrones S06E07 "The Broken Man", we see a bunch of people using axes to cut logs and build some kind of structure. They were led by a septon (unnamed in the show but ...
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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 Arya Stark lose her vision?

In the Game of Thrones Season 5 Finale Arya Stark becomes blind, because she killed a man who was not hers to kill. But I am not convinced that that is exactly the reason for her blindness. Can anyone ...
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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 Cersei Lannister start a physical relationship with her brother Jaime?

In Game of Thrones, did Cersei Lannister not find anyone else in the entire King's Landing to satisfy her desires? At least someone other than her own brother to be the father of all her children? ...
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How was “Hodor” adapted in other languages

Spoilers for episode 5 of season 6 "The Door". At the end of the episode we got to see how Wylis became Hodor and why all he can say is "Hodor". If you've watched the episode you know that but ...
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Can a warg control dragons?

In this question about Game of Thrones it is asked if the White Walkers can reanimate dragons and control them. The answer postulates that dragons might burn up upon death. It also posits that dragons ...
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What are the lyrics to the Game of Thrones theme?

In S04E10 of Game of Thrones as Arya is sailing to Bravos, the show's theme begins to play, only it is accompanied by a choir singing a song. This was quite unusual as we never heard that theme music ...
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Was it Hodor or Bran warged in Hodor's mind at the door?

In season 6, episode 5, "The Door", we see that Hodor dies holding the door. But was that Hodor himself or Bran warged in him. I want to understand if it's Hodor giving his life for his lord/friend/...