In the mystical land of Westeros, they’ve got everything — dragons, White Walkers, and a whole lot of gays. To celebrate the return of the HBO’s hit series Game of Thrones, here is a review of 11 of its best and worst LGBT characters as well as their chances of seizing the Iron Throne.
*LGBTQIA labels do not exist in Westeros, so identities have been applied based on storylines.
Likelihood of Sitting on the Iron Throne: With her many boy toys and a budding flirtation with lesbian queen Yara Greyjoy, the Unburnt Queen of Meereen, Khaleesi of the Great Grass Sea, Queen of the Andals, and Head of House Targaryen is breaking chains and hearts. Many would argue that this season she may take the Iron Throne with dragons and Yara by her side.
Likelihood of Sitting on the Iron Throne: Likely. The king of scheming, with eyes, ears, and spies in every house, the eunuch knows everyone’s secrets, and which to manipulate into his own power. He has said that neither men nor women have powers of persuasion over him.