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Latest Game of Thrones episode might’ve confirmed this Tyrion theory

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Latest Game of Thrones episode might've confirmed this Tyrion theory

Game of Thrones season 6 episode 2 brought many much awaited surprises for fans. One was that Jon Snow lived. Yes, he lives. Melisandre’s prayers to the Lord of Light made the impact nobody expected them to make. Tyrion unchained the dragons because they weren’t eating in confinement and with Daenerys having fled off somewhere with Drogon, they were missing their mother. Let’s talk about that.

Tyrion is a small man, I mean, I know a small man can cast a very large shadow but in front of dragons, even a man like The Mountain would shiver.  We are talking about dragons here. They breathe fire. Then how did Tyrion just release them without any external help. It could only be possible if Tyrion had some relation to them. Because when he spoke to them, he said, “I am here to help you. I am the help. Don’t eat the help.” He said many other things to the dragons and they seemed to be calm as if they understood every bit of it. He told them that he always wanted a dragon and asked his father for one but they were all gone and he used to cry himself to sleep.

So the theory that we are talking about here is that probably Tyrion is a Targaryen.

First of all, in the books its mentioned that Aerys Targaryen, the mad king, always took certain liberties with Tywin’s wife, Joanna, which were uncalled for. For this particular reason, Aerys’s wife dismissed Joanna as her waiting lady. Secondly, even Tyrion’s mother died in childbirth. You may wonder why I am saying even. This is because both Daenerys’s and Jon’s mother died in childbirth. Jon’s mother could be Lyanna according to R+L= J theory. And they showed Lyanna Stark on this Sunday’s episode so the show might be going on that plotline. In the show, Cersei and Tywin mentions many times that Tyrion’s mother died giving birth to him (which is why Cersei hates him so much) and Tywin also said once that he doesn’t have a proof that Tyrion is not his child.

Furthermore, Tyrion does not look like a typical Lannister. In the books it’s written explicitly that while Jamie and Cersei have a typical Lannister look with golden hair and bright green eyes, Tyrion has pale blonde hair and two different colored eyes. This could be because of mixing Targaryen and Lannister blood. Tyrion is also obsessed with dragons and has dragon dreams which are usually common among Targaryens. He also does not get afflicted with disease like Greyscale in spite of coming in close proximity with those who are affected by it but only Targaryens are immune to these diseases.

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All these things indicate only one thing that Tyrion could be a Targaryen. Since the dragon has three heads or three riders and we are already sure about one and almost sure about the second. Imagine if Tyrion is the third.

Just can’t wait to watch rest of the episodes.

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Balerion, The Black Dread, might not show up in House of The Dragon

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Balerion, The Black Dread, might not show up in House of The Dragon

HBO just dropped the teaser trailer for Game of Thrones prequel House of The Dragon, and it broke the internet as soon as it was released. The highly anticipated prequel series has been HBO’s top priority for quite some time, and judging by the reaction of the fans that the teaser received, we can assume that they were right to do so. Though we witnessed several details about the upcoming show from the teaser, and of course the recent leaks, we didn’t get much information about the dragons, hardly any at all. But the teaser did give a slight hint about a certain dragon, Aegon The Conqueror’s famous ride Balerion the Black Dread might not be there in the series.

Balerion, The Black Dread, might not show up in House of The Dragon

In the teaser, we captured a quick glance at what appears to be a dragon skull. Judging by the size of the skull, and the thousands of lit candles in front of it, we can assume it is the skull of Balerion, who was dead by the time of Dance of the Dragons in Fire and Blood novel.

The size of the skull is comparable, if not slightly bigger than the skull we have seen in Game of Thrones, stored in the Red Keep. Another fact that points towards Balerion’s absence is that HBO recently changed the description of House of The Dragon on their official website. Instead of the earlier synopsis that said the timeline of the show being set 300 years prior to Game of Thrones, it has now been changed to 200 years. Balerion died in 94 AC, when Viserys I Targaryen was still young and hadn’t ascended to the throne. Hence it is very unlikely the dreadful beast will make an appearance, given that the series mainly focuses on the civil war that began after Viserys’ death.

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New House of The Dragon leaks might be showing the first look at Daemon Targaryen’s first wife

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Rhaenyra Targaryen

Game of Thrones prequel House of The Dragon is moving fast with its production, and we can expect a spring release in 2022. Most of the main characters have been cast, and HBO has officially declared who’s playing who in the much-awaited prequel. With set pictures leaking quite often on the internet, the fans are getting a glimpse of more cast members in action. Recently, another rather unknown member of the House of The Dragon cast came into the limelight, via a leaked picture from the Aldershot set posted by Portal House of The Dragon Brasil.

One of the most common theories about the cast member in question is that she’s playing Prince Daemon Targaryen’s first wife Rhea Royce. This is how the character’s wiki describes her:

In 97 AC, Queen Alysanne Targaryen wed her grandson, Prince Daemon Targaryen, to Lady Rhea Royce, the heir to Runestone. Although the marriage was a fine, rich match, the marriage was not a success. Daemon found the Vale of Arryn little to his liking and grew bored. He soon developed a dislike for his wife, holding no love or affection toward Rhea, referring to her as his bronze bitch, a mocking reference to the ancient armour of the Royces. Rhea likewise had no love for Daemon, and they were soon estranged.”

Well, the armour certainly checks out, but other details about the character are currently under wraps. Who do you think the character from the recent leaks is? Tell us in the comments below!







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Recent leaks from the set of House of The Dragon point at Rhaenyra Targaryen and Laenor Velaryon’s wedding celebrations?

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Filming for Game of Thrones prequel House of The Dragon is moving very swiftly, as evident from the frequent leaks we’re witnessing with every passing day. Though HBO has been mum about revealing any more info about the show, these periodic leaks are causing waves of excitement amongst the fans, as they’re left wondering and speculating who’s who in the new set pictures. Here’s one of the theories we have been pondering about looking at the most recent leaks, the crew of House of The Dragon is gearing up for a tourney being held for Rhaenyra Targaryen and Laenor Velaryon’s wedding celebrations.

Theo Nate to play Laenor Velaryon in Game of Thrones prequel House of The Dragon

There are plenty of factors that point towards the above conclusion. One, in the last few days, we have seen a few leaks showing a young Rhaenyra Targaryen and Laenor Velaryon taking a walk together on a beach. Two, we recently had more pictures of Matt Smith as Daemon Targaryen filming on set, one in Royal costume and the newest ones in Targaryen battle gear. Props for his dragon Caraxes were not spotted as well, and since he mostly rides Caraxes for a battle, it seems more than likely that he’s donning the armour for a tourney.

Matt Smith spotted in Targaryen battle gear on House of The Dragon set

Matt Smith spotted in Targaryen battle gear on House of The Dragon set

Also, there were pictures of a Targaryen camp being set up, close to the place where Daemon Targaryen was spotted in costume. There are not many soldiers in the view, so it doesn’t seem to be like a preparation for war.

Fresh leaks from the set of House of The Dragon show Targaryen camps being constructed on Holywell Beach

However, one of the flaws to the theory is that in the book, the tourney was held at King’s Landing, while all the shots above have been taken close to a beach. Tell us about your theories in the comments below!







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