Game of Thrones has a number of celebrated episodes, but one of its most important is often forgotten about.
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"Kissed By Fire", written by Bryan Cogman and directed by Alex Graves, is the fifth episode of season 3.
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It's the one where Jaime tells Brienne the truth about being the Kingslayer.
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Which starts his redemption arc and really forges their series-spanning relationship.
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The Hound fights Beric in a trial by combat, which is a thrilling action sequence.
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It builds key character relationships, and shows people can return from the dead thanks to the Lord of Light.
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Which is very important for Jon Snow's story.
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Speaking of Jon, he and Ygritte make love in the cave.
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This shows he will break vows, but also that he belongs in the true North, which ties into his ultimate fate.
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Robb Stark executes Rickard Karstark, and decides to ask the Freys for support in attacking Casterly Rock.
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That leads into the Red Wedding a few episodes later.
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It sets up many of Game of Thrones' biggest character arcs and story points, and is great in its own right too.
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