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50 Surprising Things About Season 5

Whether you’re watching for the first time, or revisiting the series again, here are 50 factoids about the fifth season you may not have known.


Check out these Making Game of Thrones Q&As with the Season 5 cast. Spoilers follow.

Season 5 Episode 2

The newest addition to Team Targaryen breaks down his character’s decision to cross the Narrow Sea, his relationship with Tyrion and reveals his choice for the Iron Throne.

Season 5 Episode 3

The woman behind Westeros’ fiercest fighter discusses Brienne's commitment to Sansa, the revelations from her past and what occasion warrants a raincoat.

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Season 5 Episode 4

The actor behind Lord Baelish talks about the motives and modus operandi at play for Littlefinger since the very first episode.

Season 5 Episode 5

The actor behind Ramsay Bolton discusses his character’s ambitions and his stepmother’s future safety.

Season 5 Episode 9

The actor breaks down the ambush at Daznak, Daario’s relationship with Dany, and why she should heed his advice.

Season 5 Episode 10

The actor behind the House of Black and White's recent acolyte chats about Arya’s “psychotic side” and filming the finale’s reveals.

Season 5 Premiere. Cersei and Jaime adjust to a world without Tywin. Varys reveals a conspiracy to Tyrion. Dany faces a new threat to her rule. Jon is caught between two kings.
Cersei does justice; Arya see the Many-Faced God; Tyrion walks the Long Bridge of Volantis.
The Faith Militant grow increasingly aggressive. Jaime and Bronn head south. Ellaria and the Sand Snakes vow vengeance.
Dany makes a difficult decision in Meereen. Jon recruits the help of an unexpected ally. Brienne searches for Sansa. Theon remains under Ramsay's control.
Arya trains. Jorah and Tyrion run into slavers. Trystane and Myrcella make plans. Jaime and Bronn reach their destination. The Sand Snakes attack.
Jon prepares for conflict. Sansa tries to talk to Theon. Brienne waits for a sign. Stannis remains stubborn. Jaime attempts to reconnect with family.
Arya makes progress in her training. Sansa confronts an old friend. Cersei struggles. Jon travels.
Stannis confronts a troubling decision. Jon returns to The Wall. Mace visits the Iron Bank. Arya encounters someone from her past. Dany reluctantly oversees a traditional celebration of athleticism.
Season Five Finale. Stannis marches. Dany is surrounded by strangers. Cersei seeks forgiveness. Jon is challenged.

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