[WARNING: The following contains spoilers from A Song of Ice and Fire, the boeken on which the Game of Thrones series is based and which contains events that have not yet occurred on the HBO series. Read at your own risk.]
A Song of Ice and brand autor George R.R. Martin has earned a reputation for being a particular deadly writer, when it comes to his characters. It turns out Martin may have met his betters in that department in D.B. Weiss and David Benioff.