Episode BreakdownTV Show:Game of Thrones Season: 1 Episode: 1 | S01E01 Air Date: 17 April, 2011
Game of Thrones S01E01 - Winter is Coming
Lord Eddard Stark, ruler of the North, is summoned to court by his old friend, King Robert Baratheon, to serve as the King's Hand. Eddard reluctantly agrees after learning of a possible threat to the King's life. Eddard's bastard son Jon Snow must make a painful decision about his own future, while in the distant east Viserys Targaryen plots to reclaim his father's throne, usurped by Robert, by selling his sister in marriage.