In the aftermath of Nedʼs capture, Syrio and Arya face off against Lannister guards, while Cersei manipulates Sansa to her own ends. Robb rallies his fatherʼs northern allies against Tywin Lannister and heads south to war. Tyrion forms an uneasy alliance with the hill tribes and reunites with his father. Jon lashes out at Thorne and battles a mysterious attacker from beyond the Wall. Dany is forced to reconcile her desire to conquer Westeros with Drogoʼs savagery after the Dothraki raid a peaceful village. (Written by George R.R. Martin; directed by Daniel Minahan.) Playdates: June 5, 7, 8, 11 and 15
Episode 09: “Baelor”:
With Sansaʼs life in danger, Ned makes a fateful decision. Catelyn brokers an unsavory deal with the slippery Walder Frey. Tyrion acquires a mistress and is forced by his father to fight on the front lines. Robb wins his first major victory and captures a prized prisoner. Jon is rewarded for his valor and discovers a dark secret about Maester Aemon. As Drogoʼs wound festers, Dany defies Qotho and puts her trust in the enslaved witch Mirri Maz Duur. (Written by David Benioff and D.B. Weiss; directed by Alan Taylor.) Playdates: June 12, 14, 15 and 18
Episode 10: “Fire and Blood”
As tragic news spreads across the Seven Kingdoms, Bran and Rickon share a prophetic dream, Catelyn interrogates Jaime about her sonʼs fall, and Robbʼs destiny is forever changed. After a surprising decision by his father, Tyrion heads south. Meanwhile, Arya assumes a new identity in an attempt to escape Kingʼs Landing, and Sansa is terrorized by Joffrey. At the Wall, Jon is forced to choose between the Nightʼs Watch and the family he left behind. Across the sea, Dany pays a terrible price for her love, but finds new hope. (Written by David Benioff and D.B. Weiss; directed by Alan Taylor.) Playdates: June 19, 21, 22 and 25
Interesting to read about the dream that Bran and Rickon share. Maybe there will be another dream or flashback scene after all. And I'm very much looking forward to Maester Aemon's revelation in episode 9 - it's a great scene in the novel.
Edited by Ran, 07 May 2011 - 01:18 PM.