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A Game of Thrones

A Game of Thrones


by George R. R. Martin

A Game of Thrones: A Game of Thrones and Murder and Dragons and… Quiz Quiz

Think you’ve got your head wrapped around A Game of Thrones? Put your knowledge to the test. Good luck — the Stickman is counting on you!
Q. What happens to Will, the point of view character from the prologue?

He eats a poisonous mushroom and hallucinates the rest of the book
He is killed by snow zombies
He becomes a high school Spanish teacher and begins a glee club
Trick question! His name isn’t Will
Q. What is the Stark family’s symbol?

A crest with a lion, eagle, badger, and snake intertwined around an H
Q. What is Needle?

Brain surgery that they give Bran while he’s in a coma
The tower that Bran falls from
Bran’s direwolf
The sword that Jon gives Arya
Q. Who tells Bran that “winter is coming”?

Jaime—right before he throws Bran from the tower
Aslan, in warning of the coming of the White Witch
A three-eyed crow while he’s in a coma
Eddard, in reference to Bran’s maturing
Q. When do the dragon eggs hatch?

When King Robert orders an assassination on Daenerys
When Daenerys burns Mirri alive
When Hagrid puts them in the fireplace
When Daenerys sits on them to keep them warm