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

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Why is only dragonglass/fire able to destroy White Walkers?

Jon Snow explained to Cersei in Game of Thrones that they can only destroy White Walkers by using dragonglass or burning them with fire. Why do only dragonglass (and fire) have the power to destroy ...
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Why are none of the Dragons attacking the Night King in S07E06

I wonder why none of Daenerys's dragons are attacking the Night King during the rescue operation in S07E06 of Game of Thrones. The group just found out that killing a White Walker also destroys the un-...
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How do White Walkers change the dead people into Zombies?

How can the White Walkers in Game of Thrones change the dead people/dragon into zombies? Let us take the example of the dragon that was killed by the leader of the White Walkers and then he turned ...
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Why there are chains hanging from the book shelves in libraries [duplicate]

What is the purpose of chains hanging from the book shelves of libraries in the Citadel and Castle Black in Game of Thrones?
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How did the deserter get south? [duplicate]

In the first episode of Game of Thrones, a Night's Watchman deserts his patrol after seeing his two comrades killed by White Walkers, is caught (south of the wall), and beheaded. My question is, how ...
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Why did Jon Snow refuse to escape with Daenerys when he had the chance

In the 6th episode of Game of thrones season 7, when Daenerys arrived to save Jon Snow and others, Daenerys offered escape on a dragon, but Jon refused and continued fighting against the army of dead ...
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Why was Mance Rayder given a chance to bend the knee?

Mance Rayder was the leader of the Free Folk, holding the title of "King-Beyond-the-Wall", and a feared opponent of the Night's Watch, which he formerly served in as a black brother. As a ...
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How is one “Deemed Worthy”, to acquire the Greatsword “Dawn”?

Ser Arthur Dayne was a knight of House Dayne who bore the title of "Sword of the Morning" as he possessed the ancestral sword of House Dayne, Dawn. He was also a member of the Kingsguard under ...
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What is the meaning of “Winter is Coming”? [duplicate]

I have just started "Game of Thrones" from season 1. Most of the characters in "Game of Thrones" are saying Winter is Coming, Winter is Coming. But I don't know the real meaning of that phrase. ...
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Did the return of dragons in the world trigger the Night King to start taking action?

It's been established in Game of Thrones that the return of dragons spurred a resurgence in magic throughout the world (Essos and Westeros etc.), but I've been a little bothered by why the Night King ...
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Why didn't Randyll Tarly avenge the theft of the family sword?

Disclaimer: I only watched the TV show, I did not read the books. In Game of Thrones Season 6 Episode 6 (Blood of my Blood), we see Samwell Tarly leaves his father's home and, in the process, steals ...
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Why aren't there Wildfire weapons in Game of Thrones?

In Game of Thrones, Lannisters have the secret of a substance of incredible power: Wildfire. We have seen its destructive power in action and it's really devastating. Shouldn't we expect then to see ...
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How does there exist more than one face of the same person in Braavos, Game of Thrones? [duplicate]

In S05E10, Arya is about to be punished for killing the wrong person - Meryn Trant. As punishment, Jaqen H'ghar poisons himself and dies. When Arya is wailing over his dead body, the Waif beside her ...
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Why didn't they use the bear attack casualty in Game Of Thrones S07E06?

In Game Of Thrones Season 7 Episode 6 to venture beyond the wall and retrieve of their existence. During the expedition, the band is attacked by a bear. A redshirt dies. Why didn't they simply take ...
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Why does Peter Dinklage's name appear first in the opening credits?

One of the important characters in Game of Thrones is Tyrion Lannister acted by Peter Dinklage. He turned into a crucial role in the series. In the season 1 of the show, his name appears last after ...
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Why did Tywin enter the court on a Stallion?

This is about Game of Thrones S2 finale episode "Valar Morghulis". In the scene where Tywin Lannister is named as the the "Hand of the King" and the "Saviour of the city" by Joffrey Baratheon, Tywin ...
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Why does Varys support the Targaryens?

The Song of Ice and Fire Varys is different from the Game of Thrones Varys, still it seems out of character for either to support the Targaryen claim to the throne. We know very little about Varys' ...
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Which Targaryen woman foresaw the doom of Valyria?

In the beginning of "Game of Thrones Conquest & Rebellion" (animated series) while talking about the Targaryens, Viserys narrates: Twelve years before the Doom, despite the sneers of his ...
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What is the meaning of Theon's words?

In Game of Thrones S02 E03, "What is Dead May Never Die", the Lord of the Iron Islands and head of the House Greyjoy, Balon Greyjoy and his son Theon Greyjoy say the following words in the castle. ...
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Who are the narrators in Game of Thrones Conquest & Rebellion: An Animated History of the Seven Kingdoms?

In the Game of Thrones Conquest & Rebellion: An Animated History of the Seven Kingdoms there are several narrators for each episodes. And I think all of them are related to Game of Thrones series, ...
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Approximate Earth year for the tech development depicted in the Game of Thrones

From visual observations of the first few seasons of the Game of Thrones, what is an approximate Earth year depicted in the show in terms of its technological development? I am mostly interested in ...
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Are Jon Snow and Daenerys Targaryen related?

Daenerys is a true born Targaryen, but in the last season Jon Snow happened to be the son of Rhaegar Targaryen and Lyanna Stark. So he becomes heir to the throne also. My question is how are these two ...
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Exactly how big is Drogon in Season 7?

How big is Drogon now in Game of Thrones? Because, maybe it's just me, but sometimes he seems MUCH bigger in some shots. One example is after the surprise attack on the Tarly forces and Jaime ...
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Why did Arya not kill the Lannister soldiers she encountered in the Riverlands?

Ed Sheeran's character in the episode in Game of Thrones was a Lannister soldier. The rest of the soldiers were Lannister soldiers also. Arya Stark hates Lannisters the most for what they have caused ...
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How is the dragon blowing fire in the last episode of Season 7?

If the blue flames that the dead dragon is blowing from its mouth is fire in the last episode of Season 7 ... how is that possible? The army of the dead get killed by fire. Now the dragon is (un)dead,...
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Why did Theon not ask Daenerys for help?

I cannot fathom why Theon would not ask Daenerys for help to save his sister in Game of Thrones season 7. After all she was her ally. She would have every reason to help. But Theon instead went to ...
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Why didn't Daenerys use the opportunity to attack this character?

It made total sense to me that Cersei wouldn't attack Daenerys during their meeting in Game of Thrones season 7. But why would Daenerys not use the opportunity? After all, the only reason that kept ...
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Why was Jon Snow no ice-breaker? [closed]

I watched Game of Thrones season 7 lately and wondered about a few things: When Jon and his crew got stuck on that ice platform, surrounded by White Walkers, knowing that the water will eventually ...
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Why didn't Stannis Baratheon use another Shadows to kill his main enemies?

In season 2 (episode 5) of Game of Thrones we see that Red Priestess Melisandre gives birth to the Shadow child of Stannis Baratheon to assassinate Renly Baratheon. But why didn't they try to have ...
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Is there any other way to reach Winterfell without crossing the wall?

In S01E01 of Game of Thrones, Eddard passes death sentences on a deserter. In a conversation, the desserter says: I know I broke my oath, and I'm a deserter. I should have gone back to the wall and ...
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Why did Game of Thrones only have 7 episodes in season 7?

Why did Game of Thrones only have 7 episodes in season 7? Usually they have 10 episodes per season.
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Why didn't Daenerys order this character to stay out of the fight?

In "The Dragon and the Wolf" (Game of Thrones, S07E07), Afterward, Daenerys tells him that she respects his honor to his word, but she wishes he had just promised to stay out of the fight. This ...
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How did the faceless man kept the intentions and memories of the one that suicided to keep Arya alive before she went blind?

How does every faceless man that wears Jaqen's face has the same intentions and memories of the man that wore it previously? Every Jaqen we saw wanted to help Arya. We know for a fact that when a ...
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How did Daenerys know where to attack?

In Game of Thrones Season 7 Episode 4, Jon Snow and Tyrion Lannister counsel the Queen not to attack the city. The next scene shows them attacking the Lannister caravan with Jaime in charge. How did ...
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Why does Daenerys need a translator?

We know that Daenerys can speak Valyrian. However when she is at Meereen as Queen, and also in the towns before it, she needs Missandei to translate for her what her people are saying in Valyrian. ...
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Why did Ned Stark keep this secret about Jon Snow from Catelyn Stark

Why did Ned Stark keep this secret about Jon Snow from Catelyn Stark? After all these years Catelyn still hated Jon Snow. She can't accept him as a son. It didn't mean she hadn't tried but she was ...
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How could this wight still be “alive”?

In season 7 episode 6, "Beyond the Wall", Obviously, this conveniently serves the scenario. I found a few interesting justifications on the web, one of the most convincing perhaps being that the ...
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How do White Walkers communicate with humans?

I haven't heard any words from a White Walker or the Night King. But there may be some hidden language or some kind of sound by which they communicate to each other. Can they communicate with humans?...
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How did the Wights tie the chain under water? [duplicate]

In Game of Thrones, we know that neither Wights nor White Walkers can swim (or do anything under water actually). In Season 7 Episode 6 we even see how they drown. If the Wights and the White Walkers ...
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Are there any other wardens like Ned Stark?

Ned Eddard Stark is the Warden of the North. Are there any other warden besides Ned Stark? or It is a special post given to Ned Stark by Robert Baratheon (like Warden of the East, Warden of the West)
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Can monarchs not release those who have sworn for them?

In “The Dragon and the Wolf” (Game of Thrones, S07E07), a character’s oath to Daenerys becomes decidedly inconvenient for her: But couldn’t she simply free him from that oath?
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Has Tyrion been right on any major points in season 7?

In season 7 of Game of Thrones Tyrion has a bit of a failure streak going As far as I can tell the only successful thing he has done was to convince Dany to let Jon mine the Dragonglass. Is there ...
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Among these two characters who has more of a right to the Iron Throne [duplicate]

Jon Snow, or Daenerys Targaryen, daughter of Aerys Targaryen? After "The Dragon and the Wolf" (Game of Thrones, S07E07), we learn that So, how do the factors like: Sex One being first generation ...
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Is Daenerys immune to fire 'always'? [duplicate]

In Game of Thrones, Daenerys has managed to survive fire or extreme heat in several instances: When Daenerys' dragons were born in the season 1 finale, "Fire and Blood" (Game of Thrones, S01E10) ...
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What made Cersei change her mind in the meeting with Tyrion? [closed]

In "The Dragon and the Wolf" (Game of Thrones, S07E07), Tyrion goes to talk with Cersei to change her mind about the truce, and afterward, he says: She changes her mind, comes out of her palace, and ...
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Why did Littlefinger not ask for evidence in trial? [duplicate]

We know Littlefinger as one of the wisest and wickedest characters in Game of Thrones, but in "The Dragon and the Wolf" (Game of Thrones. S07E07), But why did Littlefinger not demand any evidence to ...
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What are the 'things' Euron Greyjoy has seen that we couldn't imagine? [closed]

In "The Dragon and the Wolf" (Game of Thrones, S07E07): I know that this may have simply been an opportunity for However, I'm still curious, as it makes sense for Euron, being a seafarer, to have ...
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Why is the Targaryen coat of arms a three-headed dragon?

In Game of Thrones, why is the House Targaryen coat of arms/sigil a three-headed dragon?
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How many years have passed between each season of Game of Thrones?

First I just wanted to know how much time has passed between "Winter Is Coming" (Game of Thrones, S01E01) and "The Dragon and the Wolf" (Game of Thrones, S07E07), but I guess a more specific answer ...
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Who convinced Sansa that he was guilty?

In "The Dragon and the Wolf" (Game of Thrones, S07E07), Litllefinger was accused and found guilty of many crimes. Before that scene, we see Sansa talking to Litllefinger and not sensing any treason on ...