Deep inside a citadel within the historic metropolis of Los Angeles, an order of maesters that function a library for the Writers Guild of America West preserves a particular assortment of texts. These texts are the scripts from the seven seasons of HBO’s hit fantasy epic Recreation of Thrones, and whereas they’ve been tucked away there on the primary flooring of that library in LA for a while now, the fascinating insights they provide within the type of script notes has in current days been making the rounds on-line.
Certainly, the wealth of data GoT followers could not have even been conscious of till now could be deep and interesting, and it features a ton of easter eggs, hitherto unknown revelations, and secrets and techniques that had solely been speculated about earlier than. One instance includes a dramatic scene in the direction of the tip of the present’s seventh season, which concluded by leaving us with fairly a spot to cope with earlier than issues choose again up in April for the eighth and last season.
The scene we’re referring to includes Tyrion, the hand of queen Daenerys, standing outdoors her door and looking out fairly bereft as she enjoys an intimate second with Jon Snow. A lot, it appeared to informal followers, may have been working by way of his head at that second. It actually seemed like he was lovelorn — and notes included within the trove of WGA scripts make it as unequivocally clear as potential that Tyrion is genuinely in love with Dany. From a season six script, as recounted by Self-importance Truthful:
“He research her face. […] Dany is staring into the gap so Tyrion is ready to watch her from up shut. (Expletive) however she is gorgeous. […] He watches her for a beat too lengthy and turns away. Misplaced in her personal ideas, she doesn’t discover that he’s flustered.”
Or what about this word from a season seven script, when Tyrion is watching his brother Jaime engaged in a foolhardy cost towards the queen’s dragons: “The brother he loves races in the direction of his most likely loss of life by the hands of the queen Tyrion additionally loves.”
One other enjoyable factoid: The scripts additionally reveal at one level there was a plan for the White Walkers to speak in a particular language. A language advisor even invented a language for the creatures referred to as Skroth.
Once more, per VF: “Within the present’s pilot episode, the White Walkers clearly talk in ‘inhuman shrieks’ and ‘a chilling sound like crackling ice,’ which echoes George R.R. Martin’s description of their language in his books. The pilot script additional explains: ‘These are usually not the noises of senseless predators. It is a language and no matter is talking is getting nearer.’”