16 moments you didn't see coming in Game of Thrones Season 5

With the finale of Game of Thrones season 5 on the horizon, now is the best time to relive the moments in this season that no one saw coming. 

Here is our round-up of Game of Thrones shockers so far this season:


1. The moment we realised Lancel Lannister had gone full-on badass

Lancel Lannister

2. The moment the Mountain's dead body moved...

The Mountain experiment

3. The moment when Jon Snow cut Janos Slynt's head off

Jon Snow doing right

4. The moment that Daenerys messed up big time and killed a freed slave


5. The moment the Unsullied were ambushed by the Sons of the Harpy


Sons of the Harpy ambush

6. The moment Daenerys went 'mad-king' style and burnt men alive with dragon fire


Kill the masters

7. And then proposed to Hizdahr zo Loraq instead of burning him


8. The moment a stone man in the background jumped out of nowhere

9. The moment that Margaery got dragged off to jail

Margaery in prison

10. The moment Sansa realised that things could get even worse...

11. The moment when Bronn was poisoned but George R.R. Martin let him live...

12. The moment when a smug Cersei also gets thrown into jail

13. The moment when the White Walker resurrected the Wildings as wights

White Walker resurrection

14. The moment Stannis burnt his own daughter alive (and his fanatic wife actually tries to stop it)

Princess Shireen

15. The moment Hizdahr zo Loraq turned out to be innocent of leading the Harpies

16. The moment Daenerys hopped on her dragon and abandoned everyone else

Danyerys flying dragon

So what will happen in the season finale? Where is Daenerys flying to and will Cersei be freed? 

Share your predictions here in the official Game of Thrones thread.