‘Game of Thrones’: Who Will Die in the Battle of Winterfell?

     April 23, 2019


All of the reunions and conversations and knighting and sex and songs in “A Knight of the Seven Kingdoms” clearly portended doom, setting us up for a lot of deaths in the apocalyptic Battle of Winterfell. Game of Thrones loves to hurt us, so seeing happy moments this past week means heartache next week. And yet, the show perhaps provided us with a mercy by giving so many of these characters closure, easing (somewhat) the eventuality of their passing. Game of Thrones has not hit us with a major death in awhile, but at this point, there’s an investment in almost all of the remaining characters; whoever expires will be a tragedy. That will be doubly true if and when they immediately get up with cold blue eyes and join the Night King’s Army of the Dead…

With that said, let’s look into the probability of who’s safe, who will die, and whose fate could go either way: