Archive for the Game of Thrones Season 1 Category
News of Eddard Stark's execution spreads to Winterfell, Castle Black, and Robb Stark in the field while news of Jamie's capture reaches Tywin. Robb is proclaimed King in the North by the bannermen of House Stark and House Tully, and continues marching to war on the Lannisters. Tywin prepares a retre
As the Stark and Lannister armies prepare for their first battle against each other, Tyrion leads his barbarian allies into battle while Robb and Catelyn make a deal with Lord Frey to help them in their war. With Drogo dying from his infected wound, Daenerys goes to desperate measures to save he
As the Lannisters press their advantage over the Starks, Robb rallies his family's allies to war. Sansa pleads to Joffrey for her father's life while Ned, still captive in the dungeons, finds an unexpected ally in Lord Varys.
Ned confronts Cersei about the truth of Jon Arryn's death as the wounded Robert makes preparation for his succession. Jon Snow takes the vows of the Night's Watch. Khal Drogo summons the khalasar to invade Westeros after Robert attempts to poison Daenerys. Ned is made the regent to rule in place
Viserys demands that Drogo pay him his debts or he threatens Daenerys. Ned is left ruling the kingdom while Robert goes to hunt and learns the secret left by Jon Arynn.
Robert and Ned have an argument over how they should deal with the Targaryen/Dothraki alliance. Catelyn and Tyrion arrive at the Eyrie to meet her sister Lysa. News of Tyrion's kidnapping reaches King's Landing where Jamie demands answers from Ned.
Ned looks to a book for clues to the death of his predecessor, and uncovers King Robert's illegitimate son. Robert and his guests witness a tournament honoring Ned. Jon takes measures to protect Samwell from further abuse at Castle Black; a frustrated Viserys clashes with Daenerys in Vaes Dothra
Ned joins the Small Council at King's Landing and learns just how poorly the Seven Kingdoms are being managed. Catelyn decides to go covertly to the South to warn her husband, but is intercepted by an old friend, Petyr Littlefinger Baelish. Jon struggles to adapt to life on the Wall, as he trains wi
Bran's fate remains in doubt. Having agreed to become the King's Hand, Ned leaves Winterfell with his daughters Sansa and Arya, while Catelyn stays behind to tend to Bran. Jon Snow heads north to join the brotherhood of the Night's Watch. Tyrion decides to forego the trip south with his family, inst
The Starks of Winterfell receive the visit of the royal family. King Robert Baratheon makes Eddard Stark, the Lord of Winterfell, an offer he can't refuse. Across the narrow sea, the exiled Prince Viserys Targaryen forges a new alliance to regain the Iron Throne; he will trade his sister Daenerys