Rhaegar: was Jon’s father the true hero of Game of Thrones?

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  • Published on:  Monday, November 27, 2017
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    Who was Jon Snow’s father, Rhaegar Targaryen? What were his political plans for his father, Mad King Aerys? What were his beliefs about the prophecy of Azor Ahai and the three heads of the dragon?

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    http://asoiaf.westeros.org/index.php?/topic/103266-r-l-lightbringer-updated-with-part-ii/
    https://www.reddit.com/r/asoiaf/comments/77f9ue/spoilers_published_rhaegar_was_either_an_idiot_or/
    https://warsandpoliticsoficeandfire.wordpress.com/2015/02/02/the-dragons-ladies-the-queens-of-rhaegar-targaryen-part-1-a-bride-for-a-prince/

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  • Siddhanth Shetty
    Siddhanth Shetty  16 hours ago

    I don't get why Arya stark gets to kill the white walker

  • Ms. Filmfeline
    Ms. Filmfeline  2 days ago

    Why do you call yourself X ...are you iron born? 😜

  • Gregor Schmider
    Gregor Schmider  3 days ago

    Imagine this all being made up by George R. R. Martin like what the actual frick this had to take years just working out ideas and putting them into place man.

  • Winter Princess
    Winter Princess  4 days ago

    well we all know that's a lie since it was Arya Stark that killed the night king so what this means the prophecy is all wrong

  • Kris Beavers
    Kris Beavers  7 days ago

    Give the guy a break. He didn't marry who he was supposed to...ie self thinking! Pissed of someone..not unheard of. Fought for his right!! I would to. I get the whole i don't give a shit thing but maybe showing family something!!

  • Connor Bishop
    Connor Bishop  7 days ago

    Is Jon Snow not Azor Ahai?

  • Jeremy Roberts
    Jeremy Roberts  7 days ago

    14:54 dang

  • handsome kreep
    handsome kreep  7 days ago

    I seriously thought Jon Snow would be Roberts Baratheon and Lyanna's son hence Jon would still be heir to the throne and what not and he wouldnt be related to Dany!

  • Ayelen013
    Ayelen013  7 days ago

    Am I the only one who listens to these as podcasts? I let it play while I dry my hair and put my clothes on in the mornings

  • Mike Moshman
    Mike Moshman  14 days ago

    You just give the omega-spoiler of the entire series right in the title of the video? Poor form, mate.

  • Paul G
    Paul G  14 days ago

    John plunged his dagger into Danny’s heart confirmed azor ahai

  • War Dandy
    War Dandy  14 days ago

    This is based on the written skritchlinz?

  • John Hughes
    John Hughes  14 days ago

    This is so much better than real history....

  • Kristian Fagerheim

    This is sooo dum!!!!!

  • JAI SHARINGAN SHINOBI

    This video must’ve been more interesting if season was better

  • Maksym Hnatyuk
    Maksym Hnatyuk  21 days ago

    Wish i could see Catelyns face, when she realizes that Jon is not the bastard, but true heir to the iron throne.

  • facetiousbadger
    facetiousbadger  1 months ago

    11:50 Now I'm picturing Chris Hanson busting Rhaegar, "So tell me what you mean by 'Tower of Joy?'

  • I AssinJar
    I AssinJar  1 months ago +1

    All this to have a crippled, dumbed down Bran Stark as the king.

  • KeenCrafting
    KeenCrafting  1 months ago

    Robert should've never been king, he is no politician! He's a warrior!

  • Himanshu Yadav
    Himanshu Yadav  1 months ago

    They put all this just to kill Daenerys.