Do you stop in your tracks when someone mentions the Song of Ice and Fire? Do you find yourself checking and rechecking the map in Game of Thrones and imagining that amazing world? Thinking back on the first book in the series, do you feel awash with emotions: victory, struggle, misery, sacrifice, leadership and justice? Then this is the quiz for you. Relive what makes Game of Thrones so immensely popular: the characters, the situations that turn on a dime, the thirst for power … and vengeance. Take the quiz now and you’ll quench your need to rule the day.
Sure, some of the questions will be easy, as they’ll be focused on your favorite characters and conflicts. The rising threat of the supernatural Others, the ambition of Daenerys Targaryen to assume the Iron Throne. You may easily recall the name of Lord Eddard Stark’s sword (Ice). But do you know the official name of the band of sellswords led by Vargo Hoat (the Brave Companions)? What about who “killed” Jon Snow? Take this quiz now and don’t be surprised if you find yourself re-reading one of your favorite books. Winter is coming. Don’t wait. Click the button below to start your quiz.
Jon Snow attempts to desert to help his brother Robb, but is brought back by his friends at the wall who convince him to uphold his vows.
Renly is killed by a shadow of his brother Stannis that the Lady Melisandre conjures.
The Titan of Braavos is listed as one of the nine Wonders Made by Man by explorer Lomas Longstrider.
Sansa has a sweet tooth, but probably also enjoys Pigeon Pie because it was the last thing that Joffery ate before he died.
Ice is a Valyrian Steel greatsword and heirloom of House Stark. This was also the sword used to take Ned’s life.
Shaggydog was part of the litter of direwolves found by the Starks along with Grey Wind, Summer, Lady, Nymeria, and Ghost.
Tyrion does not believe he’ll ever get a chance to look upon The Wall again, so he takes advantage of the opportunity.
Lysa Arryn worked with Littlefinger to poison Jon Arryn and then to accuse the Lannisters.
Some people prefer to deal with the pain rather than take Milk of the Poppy due to its long lasting negative symptoms.
Eddard finds out that Joffrey, Myrcella, and Tommen were all fathered by Cersei's brother Jaime. He is never able to tell Robert this.
Luckily for Bran, Hodor is incredibly strong and willing to carry him around.
House Tully was the ruling house of the Riverlands before the Red Wedding. Edmure Tully is the heir to Riverrun. Lysa and Catelyn were married to House Arryn and House Stark, respectively
This eventually led to Cersei ordering Roberts squires to give him strongwine while hunting hoping that he would get gravely injured.
It is later revealed that Theon is the second Reek that Ramsay has created.
The championship bout never happens because Loras Tyrell proclaims Sandor Clegane the victor after the Sandor saves Loras from a surprise attack by Gregor Clegane.
Catelyn Stark goes behind Robb’s back and frees the Kingslayer in an effort to exchange him for her two daughters.
Hizdahr bought a stake in the fighting pits, so he has a lot to gain by seeing them reopen.
Arya eventually removes the Hound from her list after learning more about him during their travels together.
Warlocks have blue lips due to their ritual of drinking shade of the evening.
Ygritte would often say “You know nothing, Jon Snow”.
Although Davos saved Stannis, that didn’t stop Stannis from taking off the fingertips of Davos’ right hand for being a smuggler.
Podrick Payne saves Tyrion’s life by killing Ser Mandon before he can finish the job that Cersei hired him to do.
Jon Snow believed Tormund was Mance due to impressive physical appearance.
A Warg is able to enter the minds of people and animals. Bran most often enters into the mind of his direwolf, Summer.
Guest Right is a sacred custom in Westeros. The most notable violation was when Walder Frey ordered the killing of Catelyn Stark, Robb Stark, and the their men.
Sandor Clegane's father helped cover up this incident by telling everyone that Sandor’s bed had caught fire.
Samwell promises Bran that he won’t tell anybody, including Jon Snow, that he saw them.
The Brave Companions were sellswords for Tywin Lannister and afterwards for Roose Bolton. After Roose Bolton leaves Harrenhal to attend the wedding of Edmure Tully, Hoat loses Harrenhal to The Mountain. Hoat’s hands and feet are chopped off after his own fashion.
Catelyn Stark wrongly accuses Tyrion Lannister of attempting to murder her son and imprisons him at the Eyrie.
Prince Oberyn nearly kills Gregor, the Mountain that Rides, but drops his guard while demanding that the Mountain to confess his crimes and is pummeled to death by the Mountain.
As sworn brother of the Night’s Watch, Jon is forbidden to hold any lands and becoming Lord of Winterfell would break his vows.
Greyscale is rarely fatal for children although it will likely disfigure them like Shireen Baratheon’s face.
Tyrion is not able to “double the price” for Bronn, so Bronn refuses to represent him during the Trial by Combat.
This is where Maesters earn their chains in all the different fields they study before getting sent to advise a Lord.
This is said, of course, to Tyrion Lannister after he shot his father with a crossbow.
Cersei also learned that her death would come at the hands of her younger brother and that she would see her children dead beneath golden shrouds.
Meereen had an ancient grove of olive trees which was a great source of income for the city. When the Masters of Meereen learned of the approach of Daenerys’s army they had the trees burned down.
Assuming that Jon Snow actually did die, that is.
Unlike many of Brienne’s previous visitors from Tarth, Renly treated Brienne kindly and danced with her. She loved him ever since.
Luckily for Dany, Drogon wasn't locked away like his brothers.
The popular fan theory is that Jon is the son of Rhaegar Targaryen and Lyanna Stark. The real questions is when will we know for sure?