'Game of Thrones' Characters Quiz
by Staff
"Game of Thrones" is not known for its easy-to-follow character histories. Take this quiz to see if you've got the skills to identify the myriad characters that inhabit George R.R. Martin's crowded universe.

What character pledges an oath of loyalty to Catelyn Stark?

  • Sansa Stark
  • Petyr Baelish
  • Brienne of Tarth

Who marries both Joffrey and Tommen Baratheon?

  • Sansa Stark
  • Margaery Tyrell
  • no one

Who else does Margaery marry at one point?

  • Robb Stark
  • Renly Baratheon
  • Tyrion Lannister

What character becomes Lady Stoneheart after her death?

  • Daenerys Targaryen
  • Cersei Lannister
  • Catelyn Stark

Who is the oldest Lannister sibling?

  • Cersei Lannister
  • Jaime Lannister
  • both

What was Ned Stark's title before he lost it ... and his head?

  • Master of Coin
  • Lord Commander
  • Hand of the King

Who is the youngest child of Ned and Catelyn Stark?

  • Bran
  • Rickon
  • Teddy

Who is Gilly's father?

  • Craster
  • Krampus
  • Cutty

Who walks into a funeral pyre and comes out unburnt?

  • Melisandre
  • Barristan Selmy
  • Daenerys Targaryen

What was Ramsay's last name before Roose Bolton made him legitimate?

  • Hill
  • Storm
  • Snow

Who was secretly informing on Daenerys while pretending to be her advisor?

  • Barristan Selmy
  • Jorah Mormont
  • Khal Drogo

Who kills Tywin Lannister?

  • Joffrey Baratheon
  • Tyrion Lannister
  • Cersei Lannister

Who is held as a hostage (and subsequently raised) by the Starks?

  • Theon Greyjoy
  • Tommen Baratheon
  • Ramsay Bolton

What is Jon Snow's direwolf named?

  • Ghost
  • Trigger
  • Dumpling

Who gives Arya a coin and a phrase for when she needs any help?

  • Varys
  • her father
  • Jaqen H'ghar

Who is convinced that Jon Snow knows nothing?

  • Cersei Lannister
  • Ygritte
  • his wife

Who is the "King Beyond the Wall"?

  • Craster
  • Mance Rayder
  • Jon Snow

What little princess has permanent scars from greyscale?

  • Shireen Baratheon
  • Myrcella Lannister
  • Margaery Tyrell

What is Petyr Baelish's nickname?

  • Skip
  • Pete
  • Littlefinger

What king did Jaime kill to earn himself the nickname "Kingslayer"?

  • Ned Stark
  • Robert Baratheon
  • Aerys Targaryen

Who births a killer shadow?

  • Lady Stoneheart
  • Joffrey Baratheon
  • Melisandre

Who hosts the Red Wedding?

  • Walder Frey
  • Robb Stark
  • Balon Greyjoy

Who is Oberyn Martell's girlfriend?

  • Sansa Stark
  • Ellaria Sand
  • Alerie Hightower

What character (in the book, not the show) keeps Shireen Baratheon company?

  • Melisandre
  • Patchface
  • her pet donkey

Who is Theon Greyjoy's sister?

  • Asha
  • Yara
  • both

Who are the Others?

  • Craster's daughter-wives
  • the White Walkers
  • the Wildlings

What is one of Daenerys' dragon's named?

  • Rhaegal
  • Zatarian
  • Draco

Who is one of Daenerys' closest advisors?

  • Doreah
  • Missandei
  • Barbe

What is The Hound's real name?

  • Sandor Clegane
  • Gregor Clegane
  • It's never said.

Who spends time serving as a (not so skilled) squire to Brienne?

  • Podrick Payne
  • Tyrion Lannister
  • Arya Stark