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This fan theory based on 3 clues predicts the destruction of The Wall

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This fan theory based on 3 clues predicts the destruction of The Wall

We’ve all heard fan theories ranging from the most ludicrous things to some of the most probable occurrences that leave us viewers spellbound. The one that you’re about to read is probably a part of the most plausible theories going around on the internet. As we’re all aware that the show is now winning the race against the books, the fan theories are rather coming true. This new theory suggests that the power that guards mortals from the White Walkers and Wights, i.e., The Wall, is about to be destroyed, and wait for it … it is apparently all Bran‘s doing.  Many fans believe that at the end of the story, the Wall will be destroyed by the White Walkers. And we’ve got our dear old Bran at the cause of it all. Why, Bran? Why?

Let’s delve further into that, shall we? The show recently dropped close to three hints that will eventually bear fruit to this fan theory of the Wall falling down.

1. Bran was marked by the Night’s King

This fan theory based on 3 clues predicts the destruction of The Wall

Episode 5 of season 6, ‘The Door‘, showed Bran in one of his visions without the presence of Three-Eyed Raven. Despite knowing that he wasn’t supposed to linger too long in a vision, Bran decided to walk through the Wights and ended up scared out of his wits when the Night’s King crept up behind him and left a mark on his arm. This unexplainable magic led Bran to be visible enough to the leader of the White Walkers, which eventually led the Night’s King to the cave of the Three-Eyed Raven. The Three-Eyed Raven revealed to Bran that a magic guarded the cave to stop the White Walkers from breaching through, but since Bran was marked, the magic was thus broken. This mark was the force that drove the White Walkers to the Weirwood cave, and since Bran, Meera and Benjen are now probably journeying back south across the Wall, the Wights and White Walkers might just be able to get there too.

 

2. The magic of the Children of the Forest

This fan theory based on 3 clues predicts the destruction of The Wall

Episode 5 also showed us the creation of the White Walkers (something that has kept us curious for years), and since the Children of The Forest realized that the White Walkers were more trouble than help in fighting the First Men, the Children decided to help the mortals in creating a giant wall that would guard people from the deadly zombie creatures. It can be assumed that the same magic that protected the cave of the Three-Eyed Raven also went in the creation of the Wall. This leads us to the main point: Now that Bran, Meera and Benjen are headed back, the moment they cross the Wall, it’s magic will be destroyed, leading the White Walkers straight to them, along with the inevitable destruction of the Wall.

The theory does seem to make sense since the people south of the Wall have for years been expecting a war, which can only be possible if the White Walkers cross the Wall and attack. There is no surprise in the Wall’s falling either since it is guarded by less than 30 men, and even our resurrected Lord Commander Jon Snow has given the responsibility to Dolorous Edd. Which brings us to our third clue…

 

3. Edd and his misfortune

This fan theory based on 3 clues predicts the destruction of The Wall

Episode 5 was seemingly the episode of clues, since when Jon handed over his Lord Commander status to Edd, the both of them shared a small joke that didn’t seem as concerning at the point. But now that we think about it, Jon had said, “Don’t knock it down while I’m gone.” And then Edd and Jon looked at the Wall while grinning. It’s probably not that funny though. Edd, being famous for having a rotten luck, wouldn’t surprise us if under his protection the Wall breaks down. Since Game of Thrones foreshadows a lot of stuff, this ‘joke’ might just be a little more concerning than we thought.

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This theory is supported by another evidence where in episode 6, ‘Blood of My Blood’, Benjen tells Bran to be with the people of Westeros when the White Walkers attack, which means that Bran, Meera and Benjen are definitely going south. If this much plausible theory were to come true, and the Wall falls down, we can only hope that there is plenty of Valyrian Steel swords and dragonglass, along with Dany’s ferocious dragons who will wipe out the existence of the White Walkers and the Wights. All we can do now is wait for Dany’s impending arrival.

Fly on your Dragons already, Khaleesi!







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Does Melisandre’s ‘Green Eyes’ prophecy predict Arya killing Daenerys?

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“You will shut many eyes forever – brown eyes, blue eyes, green eyes.” So said Melisandre of Asshai when she met Arya Stark for the first time. This prophecy has played out since then, with both ‘brown eyes’ (Walder Frey) and ‘blue eyes’ (Night King) succumbing to Arya’s blade. Fans have long predicted the green eyes to signify Queen Cersei. But the equation changed with Game of Thrones Season 8 Episode 5 ‘The Bells’ when another pair of green eyes became very important – Queen Daenerys Targaryen.

In an unfathomably shocking act of madness, Daenerys Targaryen torched thousands of innocent King’s Landing civilians in Game of Thrones’ penultimate episode, and as such established herself as the most devastating villain of the series ever.

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Before Dany’s Mad Queen twist, Cersei was being regarded as the ‘Mad Queen’, mainly for blowing the Sept of Baelor with Wildfire in Season 6, but also for her general ruthlessness and murderous ways. The Lannister Lioness’ green eyes are quite famous and have been referenced multiple times in the books and the show.

Now, Cersei has been on Arya’s kill list since Season 2 and she even came to King’s Landing with the purpose of killing her. Melisandre’s prophecy in Season 3 also included green eyes, so many fans thought Arya will fulfil this target next. That expectation was strengthened when Arya left Winterfell on ‘unfinished business’ in episode 4.

But Sandor Clegane turned Arya back from that path and she went on to survive the burning of the city by just an inch. With Cersei now dead and Arya witnessing Daenerys’ carnage first-hand, it is all too possible that the significance of ‘green eyes’ has changed for Arya.

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Interestingly, Daenerys’ eyes were not even supposed to be green. In the books, they are purple, and in keeping with the unusual physiological traits of Valyrian Dragonlords from whom Daenerys is descended. But Emilia Clarke, the actor who plays Daenerys in the show, has green eyes. Although she wore purple contacts in the unaired pilot of Game of Thrones, that idea was discarded in the main show and Clarke stuck to her natural eye colour.

If the show follows the books in terms of major plot points (and Daenerys’ death should be a major plot point) then the Arya-killing-Daenerys-because-of-prophecy scenario is unlikely, because book Daenerys does not even have green eyes. But the show has introduced many plot twists – so this is not totally implausible either.

What do you think of this theory? Will Arya fulfil the ‘green eyes’ prophecy by killing Daenerys or some completely different end awaits the ‘Queen of Ashes’? Tell us in the comments!







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Here’s what Arya Stark and her white horse could mean for Game of Thrones

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Game of Thrones Season 8 episode 5 “The Bells” had a lot going for it. So many happenings and so many deaths in just one episode, but it ended with a scene that baffled quite a lot of users. We saw Arya make her way through the destruction in King’s Landing, and find a white horse, whom she rides out of the city. Here’s what it could mean for the show, and the series finale.

White Horses have been used as a symbol in storytelling for a long time now, for both good and bad things. However, fans are speculating that this particular bit might be pointing towards a Bible verse that talks about the four horsemen of the apocalypse. The passage says:

“And I looked, and behold a pale horse: and his name that sat on him was Death, and Hell followed with him.”

Here's what Arya Stark and her white horse could mean for Game of Thrones

Arya and death have danced for a long time in the show, and it seems like the show is hinting that Arya will have a final battle with death in the series finale. We saw who brought death in “The Bells” — Daenerys Targaryen, and it feels like could be the second bit of foreshadowing that Arya could be responsible for Daenerys’ death, after the ‘green eyes’ clue.

It also connects to both Arya and Daenerys, as Ned Stark used to ride a white horse, and so did Daenerys, at the beginning of the show. Maybe it’s things coming together for Arya and Daenerys, both of whose fathers were murdered in King’s Landing.

Either that, our we will get our expectations subverted again. What do you guys think? Talk to us in the comments, down below!

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We might finally get to see Cleganebowl in the next Game Of Thrones episode

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Fans have been waiting for the Clegane brothers to clash for so many seasons now that it would be heartbreaking if they passed that up completely. But fret not fandom. There are several hints that Cleganebowl is well and truly coming, and might actually happen Game of Thrones Season 8 episode 5. Read on!

The last time we have seen Gregor ‘The Mountain’ Clegane and Sandor ‘The Hound’ Clegane come face to face was the Season 7 finale. Hound did not miss the opportunity to remind Mountain that the fight is still on. The Mountain didn’t respond except glowering menacingly but then he hasn’t been very talkative for some time, has he? But that scene was the first time the makers openly acknowledged and gave credence to what up till then have just been theories.

Hints galore in episode 4

The first three episodes of Season 8 had been preoccupied with the Dead. But Sandor Clegane is right back on track with episode 4. He says “there is only one thing that will make me happy” when Sansa talks to him, which is a clear indication to facing his brother. The next time we see the Hound he is striking out alone on a horse. Arya catches up with him and they share some good old warm and fuzzy insults.

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Arya and Sandor leave together for King’s Landing

Sandor then again says, “I have unfinished business in King’s Landing.” He is not interested in the war; he would have left with Jon Snow’s army then. So why is he going to King’s Landing? Obviously, to face his no. 1 nemesis and elder brother Gregor.

It’s even by supported narrative logic. The Mountain protects Cersei, and it would be necessary to eliminate him before anyone gets to her. Now Arya is obviously going to King’s Landing, and both Cersei and Mountain are on her List. It makes sense for Arya and Hound to team up again to execute their revenge.

What is Cleganebowl theory?

The Cleganebowl theory goes back beyond the show, it started with the book series fans. Sandor and Gregor’s enmity begun back into their childhood, Gregor would bully his little brother endlessly and once pressed his face onto a hot brazier over a small fight about a toy.

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Sandor and Gregor Clegane fight in Game of Thrones Season 1

The fire burned away one whole side of Sandor’s face, made him a complete cynic, and gave him a deep-seated fear of fire that made him defect from the Battle of Blackwater and would have done the same in Battle of Winterfell except for Arya and Beric. Hound has repeatedly said that he considers killing the Mountain to be his destiny. It was the one thing that kept him standing through all injuries and hardships. He is not the cold-hearted cynic he once was, but the hate still burns.

Right from Season 1, we are told that Sandor has vowed to kill his brother one day and by Season 7 it has almost become a destiny. Even the actors Rory McCann (Hound) and Hafþór Júlíus Björnsson (Mountain) have been hyping about it off-screen. As Game of Thrones completes its journey in just two more episodes, Cleganebowl seems imminent.







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