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Who are you favorite characters in the show?(possible S1-4 spoilers)


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#1 jorahthemormont

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Posted 04 May 2014 - 01:18 AM

Alive or dead, doesn't matter

 

1. Jorah Mormont - A formerly landed knight and great warrior, now part of the Khaleesi's Queensguard.

2. Tyrion Lannister - The Imp, youngest child of Tywin Lannister. Witty, fun, and never afraid to speak his mind.

3. Eddard Stark - The perfect fantasy hero, which is why he died before the end of the first season. Although he is dead, his influence is still felt through his friends and family.

4. Davos Seaworth - Once a smuggler on the high seas, during the siege of Storm's End he snuck onions in for Stannis Baratheon and his troops and was elevated to lordship for this. Although his reasons for doing so are unknown, it is known that he is a very awesomely awesome person.

5. Ygritte - Strong, Independent and beautiful, A Wildling raider who didn't take shit from anyone.

 

There's a short list of mine, what are yours?


Edited by jorahthemormont, 25 June 2014 - 04:39 AM.


#2 Batbob45

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Posted 16 May 2014 - 11:41 AM

Davos- one of my favorite book characters

Shireen- sane and willing to stand up to Mel

Saan- He need to be in more episodes.

Brienne- True knighta

Ghost- an awesome pet



#3 King Tyrion I

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Posted 16 May 2014 - 05:53 PM

I like the whole bunch of 'em.

 

Okay. My favorites by far are the Lannisters. Especially the Imp.



#4 Jon of the (Evil) Dead

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Posted 16 May 2014 - 06:36 PM

Margaery Tyrell

Olenna Tyrell

Tywin Lannister

Shireen Baratheon

Samwell Tarly



#5 Nymeria Stone

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Posted 16 May 2014 - 07:15 PM

Arya (can't help it)

Tywin 

Margaery

Brienne

Sansa

Robb

Cersei



#6 Ser Pigeon Pie

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Posted 16 May 2014 - 08:07 PM

Aside from all the central characters I tend to like the characters that have differed slightly from the books and have been expanded on.

So I'd have to say both Bronn and Podrick are definitely up there. And Osha..

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Posted 16 May 2014 - 10:07 PM

Arya Stark

Robb Stark

Jaime Lannister

Sansa Stark

Samwell Tarly

Oberyn Martell

Davos Seaworth

Theon Greyjoy

The Hound

Jon Snow



#8 RenlyTheOneTrueKing

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Posted 17 May 2014 - 04:29 AM

Ramsay
Reek
Yara
Margaery
Melisandre
Robb
Sansa
Littlefinger

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Posted 17 May 2014 - 08:25 AM

Ygritte. My perfect wildling princess, and Rose Leslie is incredible!

Others include Jorah, Ramsay, Bran, Shireen, Tyrion.

#10 Alia Atreides

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Posted 17 May 2014 - 10:31 AM

1. Cersei Lannister 

2. Sansa Stark

3. The Hound

4. Tywin Lannister

5. Jon Snow

6. Ghost

7. Tyrion Lannister

8. Jamie Lannister

9. Ser Bronn 



#11 Coldhands the Just

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Posted 17 May 2014 - 10:43 AM

It varies per season... In season 4:
1. Tyrion (Dinklage owning it)
2. Reek (Alfie is a great actor and has good material to work with)
3. Jon (the best is yet to come, but Kit hasn't had a bad scene so far! he has improved a lot)
4. Sansa (they are taking this one quickly, so it's quite fun. and who doesn't love poor Sansa?)
5. Oberyn (badass, witty and with no shits given)
6. Jamie (aside from that one scene, he has been very good as always)
7. Bran (one of my favorites in the books, which also translates to the show)
8. Arya/The Hound (not enough material, though she is overall my favorite)
9. Brienne/Pod (I am loving it so far, and knowing what's coming in these next four episodes definitely bumps her up)

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Posted 17 May 2014 - 10:55 AM

For this show, I don't pick favourites. I just like to sit back and watch all these amazing characters go about their journey. 

 

However, based on how enjoyable I find their scenes, I would go:

 

1. Tyrion

2. Theon

3. Sansa

4. Robb

5. Jaime

6. Varys

7. Oberyn

8. Bran

9. Cersei

10. Danaerys



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Posted 17 May 2014 - 11:38 AM

Oberyn, Jaime, Bronn, Margaery, Olenna, Sandor


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#14 It's Not That Littlefinger

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Posted 17 May 2014 - 10:40 PM

i think the show has done a great job portraying all of them, but if you are asking who i personally like more. this is really hard to do

arya, jon, theon/reek, sansa, davos, ned, robb, tyrion



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Posted 18 May 2014 - 10:55 PM

Tywin, Cersei, Sansa, Joffrey, Bronn and The Hound.

 

Not far behind are Oleanna, Ned, Jaime, Jorah, Davos, Ygritte, Tormund, Varys, Baelish and Pod.

 

In general the Lannisters have owned the show, although I'm one of those rare weirdos who finds Tyrion the least interesting one – especially once he decided to become responsible and tried to be a one woman man. Aside from the Lannisters it's Bronn and The Hound, and many's the episode when one or both of them have been the highlight.

 

Sansa is, against all odds, my favourite of the Starks. This should be maybe the most tedious character on the whole show – the sheltered, spoiled princess whose dreams were broken before fate washed her along in a gilded cage – but Sophie Turner, for an actor who's still just a kid, is amazing. That's a character who, on paper, should bore the bejebus out of me, but with a mastery of nuance befitting of someone with much, much more experience than she has Turner makes her one of the most compelling and soulful characters on this show or any show.

 

I'd love to chose Theon, since Alfie Allen is giving one of the best performances not just on the show, but in television history, but it's never been any fun to watch. Joffrey may have been orders of magnitude more evil, but at least he was having a good time. Theon's broken soul was a drag long before Ramsay broke his spirit.

 

This one might be out of left field, but I also like Grey Worm a lot. Seeing the hurt and fury in his eyes during the scene with Missandei broke my heart a little bit.



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Posted 19 May 2014 - 05:17 AM

I will be mentioning here not my favourite characters overall, since they pretty much match my favourites in the books (Jaime,Tyrion and the Hound), but the characters I like more in the TV series:

Theon: as somebody else said, Alfie nails every single scene in a mindblowing way. There's a lot of talking about Dinklage's awesomeness (rightly, he's brilliant), but not enough about Allen's.

Bronn: He's fantastic, funny and convincing and just a laugh.

Tywin: Charles is so perfect that has to be mentioned in this list.

Podrick: This show needed a bit of adorable.

Oberyn: I mildly liked him in the books, after seeing on the show I am like a teenage fangirl.

 



#17 Lady of the Veil

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Posted 19 May 2014 - 09:29 AM

My List of Most Interesting characters are:

 

1. Tyrion Lannister

2. Brienne of Karth

3. Arya DStark

4. Lord Petyr Baelish (Littlefinger)

5. Tywin Lannister

6. Jon Snow

7. Sansa Stark

8. Podrick

9. Daenyrs T. (sp)

10. Varys

11. Lady Olenna



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Posted 19 May 2014 - 10:11 AM

Finishing Season 1 today, but from what I've seen and read from later stories..

 

I picked characters that are alive, that's the only reason why Ned Stark is not on this list as number 2 or 1.

 

5) Bronn&Jorah- They are very similar too me. I even got them confused once. I like them both. (Bronn more probably)

4) Arya Stark- She's freaking BADDD.

3) Jon Snow- I like his whole story arc, and I love the Wall scenes.

2) Tyrion- His speech in the 406 alone.

1) Littlefinger- I like every scene he's in. I love all of the other characters, but he's just one of my favorites. Don't know why. 

 

HONORABLE MENTION-

Theon Greyjoy- I didn't like him at first, but then he saved Bronn. It seems like he wants to do good, and most of the time he will, he just seems like a douche doing it.

Dany- I never could board the BEST CHARACTER EVER bandwagon. She's awesome no doubt, but her story just kind of bores me, with the occasional awesome scene. I like her though. And I definitely do not want to cross her.

 

Suprise though. Joffrey is not my most hated character. 

 

This may be off topic, but my top 5 hated are

 

5)Lysa

4)Joffrey

3)Cercie(YOU KNOW WHAT I'M TRYING TO SPELL)

2)Dany's brother (CAN'T SPELL THAT EITHER)

1)Breastfeeding Robin



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Posted 24 May 2014 - 03:19 PM

Bronn-he at least honest about himself

Tommen-He should of been king sooner



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Posted 25 May 2014 - 03:35 PM

The OP asks for 'favorite characters'.  I interpret favorites to be those characters that I would like to see get a happy ending.  Since the odds are against such a thing, I winnowed my list down to be very small -- Tyrion, Jon Snow, and Dany are all tied for first.  I worry about Arya,