Bran Stark

All of the best Bran Stark theories out there.

  • Theory: Bran is the Night King

    Bran Stark and the Night’s King have a significant connection. The Night’s King marked Bran, and there’s a great theory about a final showdown between the two. But what if Bran is the Night King? According to this theory, it’s possible. This theory, first proposed by Reddit user turm0il26, suggests that Bran and the Night’s […]

  • ‘Mindbowl’ — A Bran Stark Theory With The Night’s King

    We have a brand new “Game of Thrones” theory involving Bran Stark and the Night’s King from reddit user YezenIRL. This probably won’t happen in the books, mostly because the Night’s King isn’t actually a character in the books. YezenIRL dubbed this the Bran Stark Mindbowl theory — so we’ll stick with that. Bran Stark’s […]

  • Hodor: ‘Hold The Door’ Explained

    Hodor: “Hold the door!” Hodor just experienced one of the most heartbreaking death scenes we’ve seen on HBO’s “Game of Thrones.” He lived the vast majority of his life as a simpleton for the sole purpose of holding the door just long enough for Bran Stark to escape from the White Walkers into the night with […]

  • Night’s King Mark On Bran Stark Will Let The White Walkers Through The Wall

    One of the most important developments in HBO’s “Game of Thrones” Season 6 Episode 5 was when Bran Stark was touched by the Night’s King. The touch “branded” Bran in such a way that it revealed his location and damaged Bran’s magical protections; Bran, Hodor, Meera, the Children of the Forest and the Bloodraven were […]

  • Bran Stark Theory: ‘Hodor’ Reveal Means Bran Could Have Been Influencing Westeros All Along

    HBO’s “Game of Thrones” Season 6 Episode 5 had a heartbreaking ending in which we learned the reason why Hodor was a “simpleton.” Long story short: Bran warged into present-day Hodor while using his Greensight ability to visit the past (in the presence of past-day Hodor). Somehow the psychological link connected past- and present-Hodor, causing a […]

  • ‘Game of Thrones’ Season 6 Trailer Hints At Jon Snow Living Via Warg Powers

    TL;DR: The Season 6 “Game of Thrones” teaser trailer hints at the possibility that Jon Snow is alive because of his and/or Bran’s ability to warg. HBO released a teaser trailer for Season 6 of “Game of Thrones” this week, and while it involves no new footage, it lends itself to some theorycrafting nonetheless. Of course, […]