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  • Season 8 proved Bran Stark was the shrewdest player on Game of Thrones. 1 / 11

    Isaac Hempstead Wright As Bran Stark In Game Of Thrones
  • Bran Stark was crowned King in the last ever episode of the fantasy epic... 2 / 11

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  • ...But has actually plotted towards that end since season 4. 3 / 11

    Bran Stark And Hodor In Game Of Thrones
  • The young Stark has always had the ability to warg and see through time... 4 / 11

  • ...But he never fully grasped his abilities until he trained with the Three-Eyed Raven. 5 / 11

    Three Eyed Raven And Bran Stark In Game Of Thrones
  • Taking over the mantle, Bran was able to fully decipher his visions... 6 / 11

    Isaac Hempstead Wright As Bran Stark In Game Of Thrones
  • ...including forseeing that Daenerys Targaryen would ultimately destroy King's Landing. 7 / 11

  • Armed with that knowledge, not only did he subtly engineer The Night King's defeat... 8 / 11

  • ...But allowed certain events to occur, so that the remaining Starks could find contentment. 9 / 11

    Bran, Sansa And Arya Stark In Game Of Thrones
  • Whether Bran will use those abilities strictly for good will remain solely up for speculation. 10 / 11

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