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    Re: Game of Thrones Season 4 - Thread Attempt #2

    Quote Originally Posted by somecyguy View Post
    With Tywin out of the picture, next season is certainly leading up to a major cat fight between Marjory and Cersei.
    If I was the Tyrells I would get the hell out of dodge. Cersei is a defacto queen now.



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    Re: Game of Thrones Season 4 - Thread Attempt #2

    Quote Originally Posted by Angie View Post
    I'm also curious how Bran inhabiting Hodor's body means that he's instantly a kick-butt fighter. Bran, who has never been in a fight in his life.
    Bran was considered a very good 'fighter' for his age when Ser Roddrick was training him pre fall.



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    Re: Game of Thrones Season 4 - Thread Attempt #2

    Quote Originally Posted by The_Architect View Post
    Loved it, so many cool things happened. I'm actually really interested in the supernatural stuff going on with Bran Stark's "story." Also, was it implied that the end that Vaery's stayed on that ship and left kings landing?

    Hound got what he deserved, it was completely unnecessary for him to pick a fight with Brianne.
    That's what I got from that. It's different than in the book - in the book, he goes into hiding, but I don't think you know where. I'm curious to see how they will change the Tyrion angle with him having a travel buddy.


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    Re: Game of Thrones Season 4 - Thread Attempt #2

    Quote Originally Posted by Angie View Post
    That's what I got from that. It's different than in the book - in the book, he goes into hiding, but I don't think you know where. I'm curious to see how they will change the Tyrion angle with him having a travel buddy.
    Maybe he replaces Illyrio?


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    Re: Game of Thrones Season 4 - Thread Attempt #2

    Quote Originally Posted by ThatllDoCy View Post
    Maybe he replaces Illyrio?
    That's what I'm wondering? Or stays with him?


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    Re: Game of Thrones Season 4 - Thread Attempt #2

    Quote Originally Posted by NorthCyd View Post
    If I was the Tyrells I would get the hell out of dodge. Cersei is a defacto queen now.
    No difference, really. She's been defacto queen since Robert died (excluding the short period of time when Joeffry decided he could rule without her). The difference is she always had Tywin (and Tyrion, to an extent, although she'd refuse to admit it) to keep her in check. With him gone, it's just a matter of time until her bat-**** crazy and paranoia take over.


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    Re: Game of Thrones Season 4 - Thread Attempt #2

    Quote Originally Posted by jdoggivjc View Post
    No difference, really. She's been defacto queen since Robert died (excluding the short period of time when Joeffry decided he could rule without her). The difference is she always had Tywin (and Tyrion, to an extent, although she'd refuse to admit it) to keep her in check. With him gone, it's just a matter of time until her bat-**** crazy and paranoia take over.
    OK...I guess if you want to argue semantics and say she's "always" been defacto queen...whatever. The point you make about no one around to keep her in check was the same point I was making. There is no one to keep her in line now (possible exception of Jaime), and that's bad news for the Tyrells.



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    Re: Game of Thrones Season 4 - Thread Attempt #2

    So does Mace Tyrell become hand then? He's the Lanister's most powerful friend. Or maybe Oberon's brother? Roose Bolton? I don't know, but now that the season is over I'm reading the books. Started last night and I'm like 50 pages in.

    And Danny needs to get the hell out of Essos. This Queen thing has been a disaster.



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    Re: Game of Thrones Season 4 - Thread Attempt #2

    Quote Originally Posted by NorthCyd View Post
    If I was the Tyrells I would get the hell out of dodge. Cersei is a defacto queen now.

    Cersei still has to give Tyrells respect. Highgarden is keeping Kings Landing fed. Even Cersei is not that crazy.



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    Re: Game of Thrones Season 4 - Thread Attempt #2

    Quote Originally Posted by CyForPresident View Post
    So does Mace Tyrell become hand then? He's the Lanister's most powerful friend. Or maybe Oberon's brother? Roose Bolton? I don't know, but now that the season is over I'm reading the books. Started last night and I'm like 50 pages in.

    And Danny needs to get the hell out of Essos. This Queen thing has been a disaster.
    I think Mace wants to be, but I think Cersei is scared/hateful of the Tyrells enough that she won't let him be Hand AND Margaery be queen (which is already set in motion by her being engaged to Tommen).


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    Re: Game of Thrones Season 4 - Thread Attempt #2

    The Mountain becomes Zombie Mountain and kills everyone and becomes king.



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    Re: Game of Thrones Season 4 - Thread Attempt #2

    I can't remember the significance or where Arya go the iron piece she gave to the captain at the end of the episode. What was that and where did she get it? What did it mean?



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    Re: Game of Thrones Season 4 - Thread Attempt #2

    Quote Originally Posted by tsenne View Post
    I can't remember the significance or where Arya go the iron piece she gave to the captain at the end of the episode. What was that and where did she get it? What did it mean?
    It's the coin given to her by Jaqen H'ghar, the assassin she rescued, who then helped her in Harrenhal.


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    Re: Game of Thrones Season 4 - Thread Attempt #2

    Quote Originally Posted by tsenne View Post
    I can't remember the significance or where Arya go the iron piece she gave to the captain at the end of the episode. What was that and where did she get it? What did it mean?
    This link has a good synopsis (stop reading before "A Feast for Crows"):

    http://awoiaf.westeros.org/index.php/Jaqen_H'ghar

    It's Jaqen, the guy who gave Arya three kills. "Once his debt is filled, Jaqen prepares to take his leave, but he first gives Arya an old iron coin and instructs her to give it to any man of Braavos, saying the words "valar morghulis" should she ever need more help. Then he announces that "Jaqen H'ghar" must die, and passes a hand over his face. His face magically reshapes into that of a hook-nosed man with a gold tooth."


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    Re: Game of Thrones Season 4 - Thread Attempt #2

    I got a kick out of these, GOT-themed pickup lines:

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