Bran's mother catches him climbing on the rooftops of the castle, just as the royal party comes into view. I hear he's a drunken little lecher, prone to all manner of perversions. Tell me about Jon Arryn. The rest of the world will not. With so many characters, plotlines, locations and backstory to introduce, the series seemed like a logistical nightmare to produce. Robert arrives at Winterfell with his wife, , and other members of the : Her twin brother , brother , and Cersei's son and , 12-year-old. It's not his fault I didn't listen.
He peers through a window and finds the queen and her brother engaged in a sexual act. How much could he possibly drink? I'm not trying to honor you. Viserys of House Targaryen, the third of his name, the rightful King of the Andals and the First Men, and his sister, Daenerys of House Targaryen. First, as the credits start up, the sun depicts how the Targaryens and their dragons conquered Westeros. When we were seven and you jumped off the cliffs at Casterly Rock, you were never afraid. The people drink secret toasts to your health.
Your father hasn't even said yes. King of the Andals and the First Men - Father will know if you do. In the letter, Lysa says that Jon Arryn was murdered by the Lannisters and that they plan to conspire against King Robert. Whatever Jon Arryn knew or didn't know, it died with him. You want to run away south, run away. Tyrion: Sorry, I've begun the feast a bit early, and this is the first of many courses.
It does so in three segments. Ned: I'm not worthy of the honor King Robert: I'm not trying to honor you, I'm trying to get you to run my kingdom while I eat drink and whore my way to an early grave. You're Tyrion Lannister, the queen's brother? Lord Eddard Stark is my father. But the show wonderfully eases the audience in with a visually stunning opening credits sequence which soars over the multiple kingdoms and their cities to a terrific, epic score by Ramin Djawadi Clash Of The Titans. For his gift, Drogo gives Daenerys a beautiful white mare.
The direwolf is the sigil of your house. You at a feast it's like a bear in a trap. Lena Headey 300, The Sarah Connor Chronicles doesn't have much to do in this episode, but hints at the venomous nature of Cersei and the Lannister family. You don't want to wake the dragon, do you? I remember how scared I was when Ned brought me up here for the first time. We'll need plenty of candles for Lord Tyrion's chamber.
Never forget what you are. Over the next few weeks, the Stark children grow used to their rapidly-growing direwolves: Robb names his , calls hers , and names hers after a great warrior-queen. Well, you're always welcome on the Wall. Can you do that for me? Get the lads to saddle their horses. The Wall isn't going anywhere. Her 'close' relationship with her twin brother, Jaime, is one of the triggers that sets off much of the saga, and the reveal makes for a suitably satisfying ending for the first episode.
Is this your first time in the North, Your Grace? Recap Main: A detailed recap of the episode scene by scene. Didn't want to leave you alone with the Lannisters. May I present my honored guests? Mmm I hear they call him the Imp. You are the bastard, no? That's Jaime Lannister, the queen's twin brother. I'm sure it's very grim after King's Landing. They were meant to have them.
Damn it, Ned, stand up. Why is your mother so dead set on us getting pretty for the king? As the prepare his body for burial, looks on. Would you please shut up? Robert arrives at Winterfell with his wife, Queen Cersei, and other members of the Lannister family: her twin brother Jaime, dwarf brother Tyrion and Cersei's son and heir to the throne, 12-year-old Joffrey. They cry out for their true king. Considering what needed to be covered in the first episode, at no point did I feel anything was being left out, or dumbed down for the audience. We've been expecting you, Lord Tyrion. I would let his whole tribe fuck you, all 40,000 men and their horses too, if that's what it took.