Season 6 – Game of Thrones Cosplay and Recap
After Jon Snow is raised from the dead by Melisandre, the revenant knight takes back control of the Night’s Watch and plans to reclaim Winterfell from Ramsay Bolton, who has since slain his family. He is reunited with Sansa at the Wall.
In the ensuing “Battle of the Bastards”, Ramsay is finally overcome when Littlefinger and the Knights of the Vale unexpectedly enter the fray. Ramsay is fed to his own dogs.
In King’s Landing, Cersei faces trial for her misdemeanors as the High Sparrow continues to dominate the hapless King Tommen. The Queen Mother finally takes matters into her own hands, blowing up the Great Sept of Baelor with the last of the wildfire, killing Margaery and the High Sparrow. In his grief, Tommen commits suicide.
Daenerys is now a prisoner of the Dhothraki. The barbarians expect the wife of their late Khal to live in seclusion like other widows. She soon persuades them of her divine powers by walking unharmed through fire and returns to Mereen as their leader.
Theon – free of his ordeal at the hands of Ramsay – returns to the Iron Islands, where he conspires with his sister Yara Greyjoy (Gemma Whelan) to steal the royal fleet from their usurping uncle Euron (Pilou Asbaek). They sail for Essos and join Daenerys Targaryean’s cause.
Leaving the House of Black and White as an elite assassin, Arya avenges her brother and mother by slitting the throat of Walder Frey.
Bran, who has been training with the “Three-Eyed Raven”, encounters the Night King, who slays the master, enabling the pupil to succeed him.